Music-Holder.

Music-Holder.

Date: October 27, 1891
Creator: French, Clarence E.
Description: Patent for an improved music-holder. The music-holder is comprised of a base adapted to be secured to a music rest with a standard pivoted on the base. The standard is fixed with a spring-pressed shaft in order to press the book to the music stand.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Buckle.

Buckle.

Date: April 10, 1883
Creator: Thomas, Floyd W.
Description: Patent for a new and improved buckle. This design consists in "[t]he combination, with [a] frame, having [a] hook on [a] cross-piece and [a] tongue on [another] cross-piece, of a loop or keeper, arranged on the under side of frame and between the two cross-pieces" (lines 69-73).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Device for Loading Baggage

Device for Loading Baggage

Date: January 3, 1893
Creator: Samuel Richard Heidelberg
Description: Patent for the description and illustration of an "improved device for lifting baggage such as trunks or other articles, in loading and unloading them form cars, platforms or other locations"(lines 11-14) including instructions and illustrations. Patent for a new lifting device design with different size baggage, including illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
[Festival Parade]

[Festival Parade]

Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of the National Tomato Festival parade in Jacksonville. The First National Bank building has been decorated. In the far left background, the East Side Elementary School can be seen. A parade float moves down the street.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
[Thomas Green Bays]

[Thomas Green Bays]

Date: December 5, 1987
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of Thomas Green Bays, an early Jacksonville resident, sitting in a chair and holding a cane.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
[Tomato Festival Princesses]

[Tomato Festival Princesses]

Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of six young women, princesses from towns and communities in East Texas who took part in the annual Tomato Festival, sitting on a wall, hands clasping their left knees. Katherine Vining is second from the left. The rest are unidentified.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
[Jacksonville City Hall]

[Jacksonville City Hall]

Date: December 5, 1987
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of Jacksonville City Hall. Several cars are parked on either side of the building.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
[Grading Tomatoes at Packing Shed]

[Grading Tomatoes at Packing Shed]

Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of workers grading tomatoes at a packing shed in Jacksonville. The man in the far right background is Sam Boles. None of the other workers have been identified.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
[Jacksonville High Football Game]

[Jacksonville High Football Game]

Date: December 5, 1987
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of a Jacksonville High School football game against an unknown team in 1922, in an old park. Most of the players wear only thigh pads and leather helmets, although some have shoulder pads as well. The stands are full of people. Girls in white make up the Jacksonville High School pep squad. On the fence behind the stands, advertisements for First National Bank and the Byrd Bros. of Jacksonville are visible. Teams play on a field on which yard lines have been mowed and marked with raw lime.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
[Jacksonville High Band]

[Jacksonville High Band]

Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of the Jacksonville High School Band of 1937-38 performing in the Jacksonville National Tomato Festival parade. None of the band members have been identified.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
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