Car-Coupling.

Car-Coupling.

Date: September 8, 1891
Creator: Weathersby, Sarah Ann
Description: Patent for improvements in car-couplings by enhancing a device called pin-lifter to couple and uncouple rail cars. Illustration is included.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Curtain-Hanging Apparatus.

Curtain-Hanging Apparatus.

Date: April 9, 1901
Creator: Cloud, Thomas J.
Description: Patent for an apparatus to hang curtains in pairs, designed in a way so that the curtains "may be simultaneously moved in opposite directions to open and close the same" and "to provide improved means for adjustably connecting each curtain to the supporting-pole, and also to provide improved means for hanging the pole" (lines 13-19), including illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
[Killeen, Texas Fire Department Patch]

[Killeen, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Patch from the Killeen, Texas fire department. The circular patch has a red background and white edging. "Killeen Fire Dept." is written in white around the image of a "fire scramble."
Contributing Partner: Fire Museum of Texas
[Fort Hood, Texas Fire Department Patch]

[Fort Hood, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Patch from the Fort Hood, Texas fire department. The circular patch has a blue background and yellow edging. A red cross with yellow borders occupies most of the space. "Fort Hood" is written in yellow above the cross. "Fire," "Rescue," "ARFF," and "Hazmat" are written in the points of the cross. A blue sky background with a flag of Texas appears in the center of the cross. A logo at the bottom of the patch contains a P (or R) and a W and an image of Texas.
Contributing Partner: Fire Museum of Texas
[Margie and Bill Elmore]

[Margie and Bill Elmore]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Margie Pearl Elmore and her brother Bill Elmore.
Contributing Partner: Killeen City Library System
[Novalyne and Maxine]

[Novalyne and Maxine]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: School photos of two girls, Novalyne and Maxine.
Contributing Partner: Killeen City Library System
[Bass Grocery]

[Bass Grocery]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Bass Grocery store in downtown Killeen. Text next to photo reads, "A Quiet Day - in the early 1930s, traffic is light in this photo looking south on 6th Street (Gray) from the Avenue C intersection. A Killeen native remembering the depression days says,'The town was just about that dead, too!' "
Contributing Partner: Killeen City Library System
[Young Man]

[Young Man]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a young man wearing a tie.
Contributing Partner: Killeen City Library System
[Killeen High School Baseball Squad, 1929]

[Killeen High School Baseball Squad, 1929]

Date: 1929
Creator: unknown
Description: The Killeen High School baseball team of 1929. Top row, left to right, Jack Haire, Troy Cox, Doyle Riley, M.B. Parmer, Bert Bass, Thurman Jean, Otha Lee "Slim" Brown, J.R. Burton. Front row, left to right: Dick Bass, Woodrow Young, Clyde "Hap" Jean, Coach Walter Moss, George Rodgers, John Jones, Rueben Besaley, Robert Wright.
Contributing Partner: Killeen City Library System
Class Picture Killeen School around 1900

Class Picture Killeen School around 1900

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Students of the Killeen School around 1900.
Contributing Partner: Killeen City Library System
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