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[Map of Goliad County]

[Map of Goliad County]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Map of Goliad County, Texas, showing towns, creeks, and blocks of land. Map includes a legend corresponding to the owners of the blocks of land in the lower-right corner.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Goliad County

Goliad County

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Map of Goliad County, Texas in the South Texas Plains region. This map is badly fragmented, including several pieces in the lower-left corner that could not be pieced into the rest of the map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Contributing Partner: Texas General Land Office
[Misión La Bahía]

[Misión La Bahía]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Misión La Bahía in Goliad, Texas. The entrance of the Misión is not visible in this photograph, however the towers are. There are two octagonal windows on the middle wall of the Misión. On the left side of the image there is an abundance of trees and shrubs next to the Misión. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads "Goliad Misión La Bahía".
Contributing Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
[Mission in Goliad, Texas]

[Mission in Goliad, Texas]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a mission in Goliad, Texas. On the left side of the photograph, there is a hallway with five arches attatched to the main building. There is a tower in the middle of the building with an arch window at the very top. There are a few sparse trees that cover the building in the background. On the back of the photograph, there is a handwritten note that reads "Goliad- Mission where Anamaria college was."
Contributing Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
[Misión La Bahåa Front Entrance]

[Misión La Bahåa Front Entrance]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the front entrance of the Misión La Bahåa. The entrance of the Misión is an arch shape, and it faces the left side of the photograph. There is a grouping of cacti in the immediate foreground and a palm tree in the background by the entrance. On the right side of the photograph, there is a man sitting beside the building. Behind the Misión, a grassy field is visible. The back of the photograph has a handwritten note that reads "Goliad Misión La Bahåa".
Contributing Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
Baling-Press

Baling-Press

Date: July 17, 1900
Creator: Stopple, John J.
Description: Patent for "improvements in baling presses: and it consists in a press having a suitable frame, a box mounted thereon having a hinged front and a hinged side." (lines 11-14) including instructions and illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Baling-Press.

Baling-Press.

Date: December 25, 1900
Creator: Williamson, Charles Samuel
Description: Patent for a hand-lever baling press.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Improvement in Combining Bitumen and Clay.

Improvement in Combining Bitumen and Clay.

Date: September 24, 1872
Creator: Lea, Pryor
Description: Patent for a method of combining bitumen, water, and clay for such purposes as plastering.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Improvement in Mixing Mineral and Fossil Substances with Bituminized Clay to Form a Plastic Material.

Improvement in Mixing Mineral and Fossil Substances with Bituminized Clay to Form a Plastic Material.

Date: September 26, 1876
Creator: Lea, Pryor
Description: Reissued patent for a chemical process to create a plastic material made of bitumen, clay, and mineral and/or fossil substances.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Improvement in Ironing Apparatus

Improvement in Ironing Apparatus

Date: July 18, 1876
Creator: Martin, James
Description: Patent for improvement to an ironing apparatus to "produce a cheap portable ironing-machine, with which any capable person (and even children) can with very liggle fatigue and labor, do the ironing for a large family in a very short time".
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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