[Register of Money Orders Issued by the Post Office]

[Register of Money Orders Issued by the Post Office]

Date: c. 1895
Creator: unknown
Description: Register of money orders issued by the post office in Denton, Texas between June 1, 1895 and June 30, 1896.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
[Children's Museum Interior Space and Signage]

[Children's Museum Interior Space and Signage]

Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Description: Photograph of a large interior space, painted green with large entryways on the far back wall. Two people can be seen near them, in front of a counter space where a couple of computers and registers have been set. A woman can be seen behind it. Nearest the foreground is a tall vertical column with different lighted signs, which point to different locations like "Good Cents Bank" and "Leonardo's Workshop." Accompanying records indicate photograph was taken at the Children's Museum, which corresponds with the logo on the topmost part of the sign.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio
The Dallas Journal, Volume 50, 2004

The Dallas Journal, Volume 50, 2004

Date: June 2004
Creator: Dallas Genealogical Society
Description: Annual publication containing genealogical information about families in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding area, including family histories, lists of records (births, deaths, registration, etc.), correspondence, and and other documentation. Name index begins on page 145.
Contributing Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society
The Dallas Journal, Volume 48, 2002

The Dallas Journal, Volume 48, 2002

Date: June 2002
Creator: Dallas Genealogical Society
Description: Annual publication containing genealogical information about families in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding area, including family histories, lists of records (births, deaths, registration, etc.), correspondence, and and other documentation. Name index begins on page 151.
Contributing Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society
The Dallas Journal, Volume 47, 2001

The Dallas Journal, Volume 47, 2001

Date: June 2001
Creator: Dallas Genealogical Society
Description: Annual publication containing genealogical information about families in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding area, including family histories, lists of records (births, deaths, registration, etc.), correspondence, and and other documentation. Name index begins on page 117.
Contributing Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society
The Dallas Journal, Volume 53, 2007

The Dallas Journal, Volume 53, 2007

Date: October 2007
Creator: Dallas Genealogical Society
Description: Annual publication containing genealogical information about families in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding area, including family histories, lists of records (births, deaths, registration, etc.), correspondence, and and other documentation. Name index begins on page 143.
Contributing Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society
Adding-Machine.

Adding-Machine.

Date: May 12, 1891
Creator: Wright, Joseph W.
Description: Patent for am adding machine by using two disks, one a units-disk with pins in multiples of ten, one a tens-disk, is an annular disk with pin surrounding the units disk, an outwardly spring-pressed holder having a beveled outer end frictionally engaging the pins of the tens-disk and a carrier having oppositely-beveled ends engaged a supplemental pin and one pin on the tens-disks, teeth in the adjacent faces of the holder and carrier, and an idle-gear between them to enable the adding operation. (Lines 50-62) Illustration is included.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Cash-Register.

Cash-Register.

Date: September 25, 1894
Creator: Johnson, William W.
Description: Patent for a simple and inexpensive cash-register that is accurate and alerts the customer to the price. The operator must charge the correct amount for the purchase.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Autographic Register.

Autographic Register.

Date: November 3, 1896
Creator: Bond, George D.
Description: Patent for a device to register fares in situations where passengers pay to be transported from one location to another, specifically by train. The fare-collector needs a way to have accurate receipts as fares are collected. The invention is a "small portable ticket-holder and registering device (lines 38-39), that issues valid tickets "which will enable a conductor to keep a correct current amount of fares as received as well as a record of tickets sold and mileage traveled on same" (lines 41-45), and prevents dishonesty in fare-collectors.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Autographic Register.

Autographic Register.

Date: September 17, 1895
Creator: Norcross, George A.
Description: Patent for an autographic register that provides "improved means for guiding, stamping, cutting, and filling a record-bill and discharging original and duplicate bills; [provides] improved means for guiding the strips of paper and holding the carbon or duplicating paper in operative position; furthermore, [provides] improved means for operating the several parts of the mechanism to insure accuracy and facilitate the subsequent permanent filing of the record-bills" (lines 9-19).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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