The Cosmopolitan Hand-book of Rules and Tables

The Cosmopolitan Hand-book of Rules and Tables

Date: 1884
Creator: Coryell, E. E.
Description: Educational book about business and agriculture. Includes tables for conversions of various weights and measures, population and census data, information for making purchases and sales in agriculture, and business advice, along with an extensive section of advertisements.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Butter scale

Butter scale

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Wooden butter scales with string supports; 4 separate pieces plus wooden peg to support balance bar; stick of wood added to the other pan for balance; crude, handmade.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 1527, Chapter 113

82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 1527, Chapter 113

Date: June 21, 2011
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Description: Bill introduced by the Texas House of Representatives relating to the certification of the state's primary standards of weights and measures.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department