Map of Hardin County

Map of Hardin County

Date: 1902
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Description: Blue line print of survey map of Hardin County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:200,000] (6000 varas to the inch).
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Car - Coupling

Car - Coupling

Date: February 8, 1898
Creator: Chance, Ransom M.
Description: Patent for a new and useful improvements in car-couplings. This design "relates to car-couplers of the pivoted-hook type" (line 11 -12).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
General Soil Map, Hardin County, Texas

General Soil Map, Hardin County, Texas

Date: unknown
Creator: United States. Natural Resources Conservation Service.
Description: Map displays soil types along with creeks, towns, schools, churches, power transmission lines, oil and gas pipelines, roads, and railroads. Includes legend and symbols.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Hardin County

Hardin County

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Map of the Piney Woods region covering Hardin County, Texas. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Contributing Partner: Texas General Land Office
[Photograph of John and Mate Bevil]

[Photograph of John and Mate Bevil]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of John and Mate Bevil in Silsbee, Texas. They stand in a field in front of a wagon wheel and a line of trees.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis
Stirrup

Stirrup

Date: November 16, 1908
Creator: Hooks, G. W.
Description: Patent for "new and useful improvements in stirrups" (lines 5-6), including illustration and instructions.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Screw-Gearing

Screw-Gearing

Date: September 18, 1900
Creator: Paker, Oren A.
Description: Patent for screw-gearing for motors, particularly motors for fans or similar objects, including illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Mail-Box

Mail-Box

Date: June 4, 1901
Creator: Myer, Clayton Pittinger
Description: Patent for "a mail-box adapted to be placed at or on the house of the person receiving the mail, so as to facilitate a house-to-house delivery" (lines 8-11).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Saw-Gage.

Saw-Gage.

Date: June 11, 1901
Creator: Steele, Daniel Carlos
Description: Patent for improvements on saws by providing “cleaner-teeth and arranged to permit accurate filing of the cleaner-teeth without leaving an undesirable bur and without danger of filing the teeth too short for proper working in a cut.” (Lines 10-14) Illustration is included.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Detachable Rubber Heel.

Detachable Rubber Heel.

Date: May 28, 1895
Creator: Williams, Thomas Jackson
Description: Patent for "a rubber heel tap adapted for detachable connection to the heel of a boot or shoe, and which shall serve to cushion the fall of the heel," and "to provide a corrugated surface upon the face of the heel which shall adapt the same for service as an ice creeper." (Lines 14-21) Includes instructions and illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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