[Letter from James Magoffin to Jesse Grimes, August 10, 1837]

[Letter from James Magoffin to Jesse Grimes, August 10, 1837]

Date: August 10, 1837
Creator: unknown
Description: Papers of Jesse Grimes. Letter from James Magoffin to Jesse Grimes, concerns agriculture and immigration
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Cotton in Front of Wimmer Store in Oakville, Texas 1907

Cotton in Front of Wimmer Store in Oakville, Texas 1907

Date: 1907
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of loads of cotton piled onto mule-drawn wagons outside of Wimmer Store in Oakville,located in Live Oak County, Texas. The wagon driver is Lee Crawford. Similiar scenes took place across Bee County in the early 1900's.
Contributing Partner: Bee County Historical Commission
Cotton Hauled by Mules in Oakville

Cotton Hauled by Mules in Oakville

Date: 1907
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of James and Lee Crawford Brother's Freight Co. located in Oakville, Texas. In the foreground, loads of cotton are piled onto mule-drawn wagons. F. H. Church stands in front of the mules in the foreground. Three wagons are visible in front of wooden building. The driver of the first wagon is James Crawford. The photograph was taken at or near where Monroe Fink's office is now. If cotton was hauled to the coast for shipment, it came through Beeville.
Contributing Partner: Bee County Historical Commission
Texas family land heritage registry, 1991-1993 regisrty

Texas family land heritage registry, 1991-1993 regisrty

Date: 1994?
Creator: Texas. Department of Agriculture.
Description: This document contains a brief history of Texas seen through the lives of farm and ranch families.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
What Do I Do With It Now?: A Quick Guide to Recycling Resources

What Do I Do With It Now?: A Quick Guide to Recycling Resources

Date: July 2011
Creator: Take Care of Texas (Campaign)
Description: This pamphlet provides information on recycling resources.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Conducting a Watershed Survey

Conducting a Watershed Survey

Date: 2001
Creator: Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission. Monitoring Operations Division.
Description: This document provides information on the watershed survey for the Surface Water Quality Monitoring Team Monitoring Operations Division.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Combined Cotton-Seed and Corn Planter

Combined Cotton-Seed and Corn Planter

Date: May 28, 1901
Creator: Droitcourt, Adam
Description: Patent for "a truck having operating mechanism changeable to either cotton or corn seeders and in combination therewith a hopper formed in sections, one of which is removable" (lines 14-17).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Plow

Plow

Date: May 7, 1901
Creator: Kelly, George Addison
Description: Patent for "means which will rigidly hold the point against independent movement toward the landslide of the plow" (lines 45-47).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Plow Attachment

Plow Attachment

Date: June 25, 1901
Creator: Buster, Walter L.
Description: Patent for "a shovel or point attachment for plow-stocks for operation in turf, stubble, or grubby or rocky soil deep or shallow, the attachment being particularly adapted for turning stalks, weeds, grass, and stubble" (lines 11-17).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Press for Cotton, Wool, Hay, &c.

Press for Cotton, Wool, Hay, &c.

Date: May 7, 1901
Creator: King, John Morris
Description: Patent for "a press which will compress the cotton or other material into bales of hexagon, cylindrical, or other shapes, the shape of the bale corresponding with the shape of the bale-receptacle used" (lines 11-15).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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