Map of Starr County

Map of Starr County

Date: 1935
Creator: unknown
Description: Cadastral map of Starr County, Texas in the South Texas Plains region. Some notes are marked in color. Scale ca. 1:60,000.
Contributing Partner: Texas General Land Office
Washing-Machine.

Washing-Machine.

Date: January 23, 1894
Creator: Walter, George P.
Description: Patent for a washing machine that has an improved construction, is more efficient, and one that quickly and thoroughly washes clothes without damaging the clothes. The machine is a cylinder that has a crank-operated inner scrubbing cylinder. The machine has a spout in order to drain the cylinder.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department