Jack for Turning Fly-Wheels of Engines, &c.

Jack for Turning Fly-Wheels of Engines, &c.

Date: August 31, 1897
Creator: Roberts, John S.
Description: Patent for jacks for turning fly-wheels of engines, pulleys, etc. Includes instructions and illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Kitchen-Cabinet.

Kitchen-Cabinet.

Date: June 18, 1895
Creator: Shanley, Michael H.
Description: Patent for a kitchen-cabinet that is a "simple and convenient portable device provided with the necessary receptacles for flour, meal, spices and other condiments, as well as apparatus for grinding coffee, beating eggs, weighing, &c.; to provide means for adjusting such receptacles upon the frame of the cabinet to secure the desired height or distance from the floor; and furthermore to provide improved means for removing the flour and meal from the bins and sifting the same by the same operation" (line 9-20).
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Spring Frame for Freight Cars.

Spring Frame for Freight Cars.

Date: December 14, 1880
Creator: Shirley, Joseph J.
Description: Patent for new and improved springs for transportation. This design provides "vehicles for the transportation of merchandise . . . with an interior spring-padding, and in some cases with intermediate elastic floors or partitions, by which injury to the load, by jolting while in transit, shall be prevented, and which shall further conduce to the preservation of fruits and other merchandise of a like perishable nature" (lines 22-30).
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Ice-Cream Freezer.

Ice-Cream Freezer.

Date: April 3, 1894
Creator: Skipper, James M.
Description: Patent for an ice-cream freezer that "effectually and with slight labor freez[es] cream; to be so constructed as to freeze the cream into sticks of merchantable size and adapted for retail trade; and, furthermore, to provide for a simultaneous manufacture of ice, so that as the cream is frozen water may be congealed forming ice that may be subsequently employed in the freezer or otherwise" (lines 10-18).
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Ventilator.

Ventilator.

Date: April 27, 1886
Creator: Shanley, Michael H.
Description: Patent for a new and improved ventilator. This design consists in "[t]he improved combined flue and ventilator . . . consisting of an outer casing surmounted by a cap and provided with a central flue, funnels hinged to the outer casing and provided with flexible connections for elevating the same, and means for conducting the air downward from said funnels" (lines 8-15).
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John J. Geary Log Cabin

John J. Geary Log Cabin

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Restored log cabin of John J. Geary in Grandbury
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Old Bank building in Granbury

Old Bank building in Granbury

Date: August 1, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Description: Old bank building in Granbury, now home to Porter Abstract & Title.
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Town Square, Granbury

Town Square, Granbury

Date: August 1, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Description: Granbury street scene at the town square.
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[Brick and Wood Building]

[Brick and Wood Building]

Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of a building made of red brick and wood in Granbury, Texas. A blue and yellow sign to the right reads: "Babe's".
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell
[Building and Clock Tower]

[Building and Clock Tower]

Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of a building in Granbury, Texas. The courthouse clock tower is visible in the background, and cars are parked in a lot to the right.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell
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