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  • Mixed (Textual/Armorial). Ownership. 77x108 mm. [seal:] SEAL OF UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS | DISCIPLINA PRAESIDUM CIVITATIS / text:] LIBRARY OF THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS / THE MASONIC LIBRARY OF GEORGE W. TYLER / PRESENTED BY THE OWNER. Seal of the University of Texas: within a circle gules (red), a disk azure (blue) with the motto 'Disciplina praesidium civitatis' surrounding a shield tenné (orange) bearing a mullet (star) within a wreath of olive and... more
    Mixed (Textual/Armorial). Ownership. 77x108 mm. [seal:] SEAL OF UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS | DISCIPLINA PRAESIDUM CIVITATIS / text:] LIBRARY OF THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS / THE MASONIC LIBRARY OF GEORGE W. TYLER / PRESENTED BY THE OWNER. Seal of the University of Texas: within a circle gules (red), a disk azure (blue) with the motto 'Disciplina praesidium civitatis' surrounding a shield tenné (orange) bearing a mullet (star) within a wreath of olive and live-oak branches argent; on a chief of the last an open book proper. Motto: Disciplina praesidium civitatis = "The cultivated mind is the guardian genius of democracy" (official translation). less
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  • Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; For more information, please contact the Rare Book and Manuscript Library: https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/7016277