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 Collection: Texas Patents
Windmill.

Windmill.

Date: October 28, 1902
Creator: Faubion, William
Description: Patent for windmill that is cheap and highly efficient with a simple manufacture.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Baling - Press.

Baling - Press.

Date: October 21, 1902
Creator: Curry, Monroe & Roberts, William P.
Description: Patent for a baling press, “an improvement in that class of automatic presses adapted for baling hay, cotton, excelsior and similar materials.” (lines 8-10) including illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Double-Action Pump

Double-Action Pump

Date: October 21, 1902
Creator: Byars, Edgar
Description: Patent for "double-action submerged force-pumps which can be operated by any suitable power, but particularly adapted for operation by windmills provided with variable gearing...simple in construction and strong and durable and in which there are no parts which can be disarranged during operation and from which all valves may be removed without disturbing the pipe and which will maintain a continuous flow of water during operation."
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Float Valve

Float Valve

Date: October 21, 1902
Creator: Mayfield, Jess Lewis
Description: Patent for improvements on float valves that will "resupply the tank with water when it is withdrawn to a certain lower level and also operate to cut off the inflow when the water will have reached a predetermined height in the trough" (lines 14-18).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Hoisting Bucket

Hoisting Bucket

Date: October 21, 1902
Creator: Gearing, Charles M.
Description: Patent for a clam-shell hoisting bucket that automatically opens and closes as it is lowered and elevated.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Listing-Machine.

Listing-Machine.

Date: October 21, 1902
Creator: Matthews, Lafayette
Description: Patent for a mechanism used to mount the beam and to connect to the axle in a listing-machine, a class of braking-plows. The mechanism will provide lever support and a means for securing the segmental rack while still being simple, efficient, durable, and inexpensive.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Plow.

Plow.

Date: October 21, 1902
Creator: Reeves, Beverly Gray
Description: Patent for a plow where a stock or standard is pivoted to and adjustably connected with the beam which features improvements in construction, arrangement, and combination of parts.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Acetylene Gas Generator.

Acetylene Gas Generator.

Date: October 14, 1902
Creator: Reynolds, Pearl P. & Reynolds, Jerry J.
Description: Patent for a acetylene gas generator which combines "both a generator and a gasometer the parts of which are so arranged as to render the machine efficient and entirely automatic in action, as well as inexpensive of production." (lines 16-20) including illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Baling-Press.

Baling-Press.

Date: October 14, 1902
Creator: Mount, T. S.
Description: Patent for a press for baling cotton and other fibrous materials.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Buttonhole and Button Location Marking Machine.

Buttonhole and Button Location Marking Machine.

Date: October 14, 1902
Creator: Powell, William J.; Vaughn, William H. & Rose, Isaac E.
Description: Patent for an improvement on machines that create buttonholes and mark buttonholes. Includes illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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