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Mail Bag Catchers and Deliverer

Description: Patent for a mail bag catcher and deliverer. This invention is designed for the retrieval and delivery of mailbags by passing trains. Illustration included.
Date: November 7, 1907
Creator: Anderson, John
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Railway Switch

Description: Patent for railway switch. Illustration included.
Date: September 17, 1907
Creator: Reynolds, John I.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Plow

Description: Patent for a plow. This plow is equipped with a cutter or knife that follows the furrow to guide the plow blade. Illustration included.
Date: May 17, 1907
Creator: McCasland, Charles K.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Spring-Heel

Description: Patent for a spring heel made to absorb shocks from walking and to provide overall support for the heel. Illustrations included.
Date: August 1, 1906
Creator: Luzzi, August F.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Bolt-Clipper

Description: Patent for improvements to bolt cutters, in terms of construction and efficiency. The improvement includes "oppositely-disposed jaw members, having v-shaped cutting edges" (lines 36-37). Includes illustrations.
Date: January 9, 1906
Creator: Pulvitt, John
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Gate-Latch.

Description: Patent for a gate latch "comprising pivoted arms having hooked front ends which are normally spread out" (lines 85-87), including illustrations.
Date: January 9, 1906
Creator: Drennan, John S.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Nut-Clipper

Description: Patent for a Nut-Clipper with a special "cutting-jaw" (line 91-92), which is designed to detach rusted nuts from bolts.
Date: October 24, 1905
Creator: Pulvitt, John
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Foot Covering Cleaner

Description: Patent for a covered boot or shoe scrapper. Illustration included.
Date: December 31, 1904
Creator: Childers, Christopher C.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Lemon Juice Extractor

Description: Patent for a lemon juice extractor. Illustration included.
Date: October 13, 1904
Creator: Conroy, Eliza D. & Jobe, L. D.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Oil Burner

Description: Patent for an oil burner. Illustrations included.
Date: August 17, 1904
Creator: Jenkins, Wellington S.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Flue Expander

Description: Patent for a flue expander. This invention is a tool for expanding boiler flues in flue sheets. Illustration included.
Date: July 7, 1904
Creator: Player, James Arthur; Kinney, Samuel D. & Symons, Wilson E.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Distribution And Information Board

Description: Patent for a distribution and information boards. This invention is intended to as a graphic reference chart for railway systems. Illustrations included.
Date: March 9, 1904
Creator: Symons, Wilson E.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Compound Engine

Description: Patent for a compound railroad engine. This design is capable of operating under conditions resulting from an accident, the ability to start under full load via live steam to both the high and low pressure cylinders, and its working parts may be operated with one or both compounds. Illustration included.
Date: February 10, 1904
Creator: Symons, Wilson E.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Hitching Device

Description: Patent for hitching device. Illustration included.
Date: 190407-07
Creator: Holland, George K. De W.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Vestibule Stock Car

Description: Patent for vestibule stock rail car. Illustration included.
Date: December 10, 1903
Creator: Buckner, William A.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Stalk Cutter

Description: Patent for a stalk cutter. Illustration included.
Date: December 8, 1903
Creator: Tally, Richard C.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cattle Guard

Description: Patent for a cattle guard. This cattle guard is a useful improvement in use on railway-tracks.
Date: May 2, 1903
Creator: Frownfelter, George C.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Dental Mold.

Description: Patent for dental mold, it is an improvement on patent no. 700855, by the same inventor. The improvement was to have open sides and large exit at the bottom of the lower neck of the mold, and a flask having a wide inlet in order to keep the molten metal from contact with the metal of the mold to avoid being suddenly cooled. (Lines 19-23) Illustration is included.
Date: March 31, 1903
Creator: Streetman, Willard
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Pumping Apparatus.

Description: Patent for improvements to a pumping apparatus "to provide a simple, inexpensive, and easily-operated apparatus through the medium of which water may be forced from a well, stream, or other source of supply by the weight of a person" (lines 14-18).
Date: February 17, 1903
Creator: Simmons, Jessie W.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Rein-Guide

Description: Patent for rein guides to support a harness and guide horses. The device yields little space during storage and transportation.
Date: January 13, 1903
Creator: Johnston, Nathan
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cultivator Attachment.

Description: Patent for cultivator attachment that is useful in breaking up the soil at opposite side of the plants and leveling the ground between the rows. It can be adjusted to any desired angle (vertical, horizontal) or level (up and down).
Date: January 6, 1903
Creator: Brewer, John Meed.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Oil Burner

Description: Patent for an oil burner. This invention is designed to not allow air in the burner proper except at the point of combustion. Illustration included.
Date: December 20, 1902
Creator: Murphy, Alfonso F.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Oil-Burner.

Description: Patent for oil-burner that is used by being connected to a steam-boiler. It is simply constructed to produce a very high degree of heat with a comparatively small amount of hydrocarbon oil.
Date: December 16, 1902
Creator: Jenkins, Wellington S.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Vending Machine

Description: Patent for a vending machine. Illustrations included.
Date: December 6, 1902
Creator: Stroop, George G.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department