Map of Mason County.

Map of Mason County.

Date: 1859
Creator: unknown
Description: Cadastral map of Mason County, Texas, showing land property lines, ownership, land grants, and plat numbers. The map also includes towns, roads, rivers, and creeks. No scale indicated.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Mason County

Mason County

Date: 1921
Creator: Giles, J. Bascom & Hedick, J. D.
Description: Blue line print of survey map of Mason County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, and towns. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in pencil and appear to denote the addition of tributaries off of Llano River. Scale [ca. 1:190,476] (5000 varas to 7/8 of an inch).
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Portrait of Four Boys]

[Portrait of Four Boys]

Date: unknown
Creator: N. Ankenman
Description: Portrait of four unidentified boys of different ages. All four are wearing suits. The oldest boy is seated, and the other three are standing behind him. The photograph is matted, and "N. Ankenman, Mason, Texas" is printed at the bottom.
Contributing Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society
Pump.

Pump.

Date: April 10, 1894
Creator: Tom, Joseph C. & Tom Edward A.
Description: Patent for an inexpensive, simple, and effective pump that can be easily cleaned, but stays relatively clean.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Reversible Gutter.

Reversible Gutter.

Date: April 23, 1895
Creator: Freeze, John Andy
Description: Patent for a simple and durable reversible gutter for houses and other buildings that can be easily cleaned and painted.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Composition of Matter.

Composition of Matter.

Date: April 2, 1895
Creator: Freeze, John A.
Description: Patent for a compound with waterproof and flame-retardant properties in its use as a roofing paint.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Improvement in Camp-Stoves.

Improvement in Camp-Stoves.

Date: May 21, 1878
Creator: Vollbrecht, Louis P.
Description: Patent for "an improved stove for camp and other uses, that may be reduced to small and compact size for transportation and readily put up for use." (Lines 14-17) Includes instructions and illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
[Capitol Marble & Granite Company Inc. Quarry]

[Capitol Marble & Granite Company Inc. Quarry]

Date: unknown
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Description: Photograph of a Capitol Marble & Granite Company Inc. quarry in Mason County, Texas. A sign stands in front of a gate, through which a dirt road passes by piles of rocks and a radio tower.
Contributing Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos
[Roadsign for Mason County, Texas]

[Roadsign for Mason County, Texas]

Date: unknown
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Description: Photograph of a sign that states "Welcome to Mason County." The sign is standing inside of a barbed wire fence to the right of a road. A pickup truck moves down the road.
Contributing Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos
[Industrial Buildings and Equipment of Mason Feeders Inc]

[Industrial Buildings and Equipment of Mason Feeders Inc]

Date: unknown
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Description: Photograph of industrial buildings and equipment behind two rows of barbed wire fences. A long tank printed with the words "Mason Feeders, Inc" is fenced off to the right. A crane rises above this tank and toward the main building, which is topped with chutes and a silo.
Contributing Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos
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