Mrs. W.C. Wallace of Llano

Mrs. W.C. Wallace of Llano

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Hand-colored photograph of Mrs. W.C. Wallace of Llano. She is riding a horse, sitting side-saddle.
Contributing Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum
Milk-Cooler.

Milk-Cooler.

Date: April 7, 1891
Creator: Banks, John F.
Description: Patent for an improvement in milk-coolers “in which water is drawn by capillary attraction from a receptacle placed above the milk-receptacle onto a cloth wrapped around the latter, thus cooling the milk by evaporation.” (Lines 8-12) Illustration is included.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
[Packsaddle Mountain Centennial Marker along Texas 71]

[Packsaddle Mountain Centennial Marker along Texas 71]

Date: January 1961
Creator: Texas Department of Transportation
Description: Photograph of Centennial Marker on Texas 71 in Llano County. Shows text about Packsaddle Mountain.
Contributing Partner: Texas Department of Transportation
[Floating Dock on Lake Lyndon B. Johnson]

[Floating Dock on Lake Lyndon B. Johnson]

Date: unknown
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Description: Photograph of a large dock on Lake Lyndon B. Johnson. There is a sign on the dock, but it is unreadable in the photograph. Two people are walking toward the dock.
Contributing Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos
[Man Stands Next to a Sign for Lake Lyndon B. Johnson]

[Man Stands Next to a Sign for Lake Lyndon B. Johnson]

Date: unknown
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Description: Photograph of a man standing next to a stone sign for Lake Lyndon B. Johnson. There is unreadable text on one side of the sign.
Contributing Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos
[Marina]

[Marina]

Date: unknown
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Description: Photograph of a marina on Lake Lyndon B. Johnson. There are several oil barrels sitting on the shore.
Contributing Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos
Car-Coupling.

Car-Coupling.

Date: October 6, 1896
Creator: Schneider, Adolph F.
Description: Patent for an improved car-coupling that features "a solid block at the back part of the draw-head, which when coupling the cars will come far enough back to hit the solid part in the draw-head and prevent the bent spring from breaking." (Lines 16-21) Includes instructions and illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Wire Stretcher and Splicer.

Wire Stretcher and Splicer.

Date: May 26, 1896
Creator: Massey, Joseph Borygard
Description: Patent for "a wire-patcher by which the wire rails of fences may be spliced when broken and stretched when any slack occurs." (Lines 16-18) Includes instructions and illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Churn.

Churn.

Date: September 22, 1896
Creator: Stukes, John Marion
Description: Patent for a churn with a "perforated dasher and a hollow or tubular dasher-shaft, through which the air passes into the churn-cylinder during the process of churning" (lines 14-17). The churn has a foot-rest and a false-bottom, and is meant to improve on simple and inexpensive churns.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Seed Planter.

Seed Planter.

Date: May 19, 1885
Creator: Scott, Arthur Eugene
Description: Patent for a new and improved seed planter. This design consists "[i]n a seed-planter, the combination of the seed wheel or disk having a series of seed cups or recesses in its periphery with a band or tire fitting upon the periphery of the disk having slots registering with the recesses and provided at one end of each slot with an inwardly-bent tongue forming an adjustable wall for each recess" (lines 32-39).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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