Harrow.

Harrow.

Date: March 17, 1891
Creator: Day, John W.
Description: Patent for improvements in harrows which can be “adapted to be reversed for pulverizing and leveling the surface traversed, to avoid evaporation as far as possible, and place the ground in the best condition for the travel of harvesters and other machines in gathering crops” (lines 9-14), illustration is included.
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Hair-Tonic.

Hair-Tonic.

Date: June 16, 1891
Creator: Fraser, Samuel T.
Description: Patent for improvements in “a compound for the removal and prevention of dandruff;” (lines 7-8) formula of the compound is listed and instructions on how to mix the compound are included. No illustration.
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Bell-Ringer.

Bell-Ringer.

Date: October 15, 1891
Creator: Baker, John L.
Description: Patent for a bell ringer for use in locomotives, with instructions and illustrations.
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Hanging Bed.

Hanging Bed.

Date: November 24, 1891
Creator: Buell, Will M.
Description: Patent for improvements in hanging or hidden beds by having “hangers pivoted at their upper ends to fixed supports and having upwardly-opening angular hooks at their lower ends, of a bed-frame, legs pivoted to the ends of the end bars thereof, pitman-rods extending inwardly from said legs, a piece to whose ends said rods are connected, an outward projection between the ends of said piece detachably engaging and closely fitting one of said hooks, and a pivot passing through the projection and piece and into the end bar, as and for the purpose herein before set forth.” (Page 2, lines 26-36) Illustration is included.
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Fence-Wire Stretcher.

Fence-Wire Stretcher.

Date: October 8, 1895
Creator: Day, John W.
Description: Patent for an efficient, compact, and durable fence-wire stretcher that works on any size fence-post. It is an "easily and quickly applied means for clamping and drawing together the ends of a broken fence-wire" (lines 14-16).
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Preparing Fruit for Canning and Preserving.

Preparing Fruit for Canning and Preserving.

Date: December 26, 1893
Creator: McDermett, Ida L.
Description: Patent for a process of skin removal from various fruits that leaves the peeled fruit in "good condition" (line 12) for making preserves or for use in other preparations.
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Wedding Portrait

Wedding Portrait

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a wedding portrait of man and wife Frank and Harriet Cumi Black Mayes. He is wearing a dark suit and she is wearing a light colored dress. On the left, there is printing on the photograph that says "A. F. Casey, Extablished at Cisco, Texas 1882."
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Pioneers Monument on Callahan County Courthouse grounds

Pioneers Monument on Callahan County Courthouse grounds

Date: August 7, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Description: PIONEERS COUNTY ORGANIZED JULY 3, 1877 NAMED FOR JAMES H. CALLAHAN RANGER CAPTAIN AND INDIAN FIGHTER
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War memorial - Callahan County

War memorial - Callahan County

Date: August 7, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Description: World War I Thomas H. Aiken Benjamine C. Barclay Eugene C. Bell Mcdonald Bell Bruce B. Bush Thomas G. Brashear Bart Coppinger Roy R. B. D'spain Virgil T. Farrar Leonard M. Grisham John Murray Gunn Norman Johnson Orion A. Keele John B. Mullican W. Tom Peevy Wendell H. Russell John W. Slough Jr. R. Lee Wilson World War II Afton C. Adams Wade Andrews Harrell T. Arledge James C. Bentley Albert H. Bales Dewey Douglas Bennett James A. Bently Lindy Bowen C. A. Burleson Jr. Jimmy Brandon Clarence A. Brown Doyle Lee Brown James E. Browning Earnest Botts Bill Cowan Jesse Crowson Stanley Coppinger Jeff Dungan Henry B. Dorsey Gayl A. Edwards Milton Elliott Clifton A. Fortune Norman George Edward Haag Jr. Everette Harrison Marion N. Harvey Robert W. Havens Thomas D. Hindman Raymond R. Honea Edd Henderson Billy Hollingshead Fred Hooper
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War memorial - Callahan County

War memorial - Callahan County

Date: August 7, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Description: ROY L. JOBE TEXAS THOL KENT ROY B. KENDRICK ADRIAN KIRKPATRICK GORDON U. LAWRENCE LUTHER C. MARTIN LEONARD WEATHERS McINTOSH MORRIS A. MILSTEAD JAMES C. MONROE ROBERT NEPVEU DUB NEEL HOMER NEITHERCUTT FLOYD E. NEWTON WAYLAND E. NORWOOD BILL D. ODOM ARTHUR A. PARISHER MARSHALL PHILLIPS MARBY L. POTTER BOBBY PYLE BOBBY JOE PURVIS JOHN ELMER RAY JAMES L. RAWSON JOE B. ROSS WILLIARD RUTLEDGE CARL L. SHIPP W. M. (MUTT) SLAUGHTER MARVIN RAY SMITH DEWARD SMITH JACK P. SHRADER RUFUS C. SHRUM EVERETT NEIL STRAHAN RAY B. STEPHENS ALTON R. STALLINGS SIDNEY R. TEAGUE RAYMOND C. TENNISON ROBERT WALLS ALTON V. WATSON THOMAS R. WARREN CLARENCE A. WAGGONER ODELL R. WEBB MEREL LEE WHITE MYER R. WINKLEMAN EUGENE M. YOUNG ROBERT F. YOUNG NICK YOUNG HENRY F. MARTIN WYLIE R. GREEN KOREAN CONFLICT BILLY WAYNE COX JAMES K. DAMON ARCHIE PARISHER ELVIE P. REED
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