Rusk Co.

Rusk Co.

Date: 1895
Creator: Pressler, C. W.
Description: Blue line print of survey map of Rusk County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:200,000] (6000 varas to the inch).
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Improvement in Washing-Machines

Improvement in Washing-Machines

Date: July 16, 1872
Creator: Newman, Greer J.
Description: Patent for "a new and valuable Improvement in Washing-Machines" for which "the novelty consists in providing the tank with two separate apartments or boxes for containing, respectively, suds and clear water, and in arranging the separating partition so that an ordinary wringer may be attached thereto and used on the clothes as they pass from the suds-box to the clear-water box."
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Saw Setting and Feeding Device.

Saw Setting and Feeding Device.

Date: May 1, 1900
Creator: Haltom, Samuel
Description: Patent for a new and "useful Improvements in Saw Setting and Feeding Devices" (lines 5-7) including illustrations.
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Automatic Feed for Saw-Setting Mechanism.

Automatic Feed for Saw-Setting Mechanism.

Date: May 22, 1900
Creator: Haltom, Samuel & Nadel, Abraham G.
Description: Patent for improvements to Automatic Feed for Saw-Setting Mechanism, "particularly adapted to advance the saw into alinement with a setting-punch by reciprocatory movement of a part of the mechanism" (lines 11-14), including illustrations.
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Lapel-Spring for Coats.

Lapel-Spring for Coats.

Date: May 7, 1901
Creator: Crow, Robert Dlouglas
Description: Patent for improvements in lapel-springs for coats and similar articles of clothing by using a loop-shaped spring and a rod or bar pivotally connected with or hinged to both ends of the spring. It will hold the lapels of a coat or similar garment in proper position. Illustration is included.
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Fanning-Machine.

Fanning-Machine.

Date: June 2, 1891
Creator: Wallace, James T.
Description: Patent for improvements in fanning-machines by making the fanning-machine portable, so that it “can be placed upon a table or other support or attached to a bed, chair, lounge, or seat of any kind;” (lines 18-21) it also can keep away flies and insects from people. Illustration is included.
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Improvement in Cotton-Presses.

Improvement in Cotton-Presses.

Date: November 18, 1879
Creator: Langill, Charles H.
Description: Patent for an improvement in cotton-presses adapted for pressing cotton into bales including instructions and illustration.
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Improvement in Saw-Sets

Improvement in Saw-Sets

Date: November 18, 1879
Creator: Holton, Samuel
Description: Patent for an improvement in a device which sets the teeth of a saw, with instructions and illustrations.
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Automatic Blast-Generator.

Automatic Blast-Generator.

Date: October 12, 1897
Creator: Sidwell, Aaron M., Jr.
Description: Patent for "a new and improved automatic blast-generator designed for the use of jewelers, dentists, and other persons, and arranged to produce a steady and uniform blast and to permit of increasing or decreasing the force of the blast as required, according to the nature of the work on hand." (Lines 9-16) Includes instructions and illustrations.
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Cloth-Measuring Machine.

Cloth-Measuring Machine.

Date: August 3, 1880
Creator: Dodson, Orson W.
Description: Patent for for a new cloth-measuring machine design, including illustrations.
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