[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
Car-Coupling.

Car-Coupling.

Date: April 14, 1891
Creator: Angerstein, John F.
Description: Patent for improvement in automatic car-couplings “in which the coupling-pin (worked by a rope or chain) is guided in a vertical tube extending upward from the draw-head, and is supported in position for coupling by a block sliding with the draw-head,” (lines 9-14) includes illustration.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Improvement in Sewing-Machine.

Improvement in Sewing-Machine.

Date: November 16, 1869
Creator: Clever, P. J.
Description: Patent for improvements to the sewing machine. The patent includes instructions and illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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
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 Sewing Machines

Improvement in Sewing Machines

Date: November 16, 1869
Creator: Cleaver, P. J.
Description: Patent for "a new Improved Sewing-Machine" that "has for its object to provide more useful and efficient machines than those now in use."
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Compressed-Air Water Elevator.

Compressed-Air Water Elevator.

Date: June 1, 1897
Creator: Bechtol, William S.
Description: Patent for a new improvements to compressed-air water-elevators, including illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Cotton-Picking Machine.

Cotton-Picking Machine.

Date: July 27, 1897
Creator: Haring, Peter Paul.
Description: Patent for improvements to cotton picking machines "of that class in which the cotton-boll is caught on the end of a revolving picker" (lines 11-12). Improvements include a combination of a revolving drum with hollow tubular arms attached to the drum, as well as revolving pickers attached to those arms. Includes instructions and illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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