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Attachment for Harrows

Description: Patent for attachment of harrows that facilitate the use of harrows in pilling cotton stalks. This device allows the harrows to be in continuous motion creating efficiency in cotton pilling.
Date: March 11, 1913
Creator: Taylor, David T. & Barker, Felix
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Railway-Crossing

Description: Patent for crossings for railway tracks and particularly to means for closing the cut in the rails made for the flanges of the wheels, and the object is to provide sliding members which can be easily operated to close the slot or cut in the crossing rails for the flanges of the wheels so that a continuous tread will be formed for every wheel that passes over the crossing and to provide a mechanism for the tracks.
Date: March 30, 1909
Creator: Adams, Powell O.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Rail-Joint.

Description: Patent for improvements to the joints for railway rails to prevent "bumping of the wheels against the ends of rails and the cross ties adjacent to the joints" (lines 16-18) including illustrations.
Date: January 21, 1908
Creator: Adams, Powell O.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Clip

Description: Patent for a clip that may be used to bind paper, plies of fabric, or as a clothes pin. Illustrations included.
Date: June 6, 1907
Creator: Porter, Louis H.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Clothes-Pin

Description: Patent for a clothes pin. Illustrations included.
Date: May 23, 1907
Creator: Cooke, Jasper Newton & Moeller, John Charles
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Quilting-Frame

Description: Patent for improved quilting frame which may be set up easily, and folded down and stored when not in use. Additionally, the improved design provides for fabric to be secured on all sides, and for the operator to adjust the angle of the fabric.
Date: July 10, 1906
Creator: Berglund, John M.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cattle-Guard

Description: Patent for a cattle guard for use at railroad tracks incorporating a depressible platform connected to a closing mechanism which will impede movement of cattle across the track, but allow for unobstructed movement at other times.
Date: March 20, 1906
Creator: Richter, Fred Otto & Richter, Gustav Adolph
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Emergency Rail-Brake.

Description: Patent for "a new and improved emergency rail-brake" (lines 1-5).
Date: January 16, 1906
Creator: Adams, Powell O.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Hay-Press Power.

Description: Patent for "new and useful improvements in Baling-Presses" (lines 1-5) including illustrations and explanations.
Date: January 2, 1906
Creator: Bryant, Warren S.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Wheel Tire Machine

Description: Patent for a wheel tire machine. This invention if for taking off and putting on wheel tires. Illustration included.
Date: August 2, 1905
Creator: Meyers, Edna Lu
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Stalk Rake

Description: Patent for stalk rake. Illustration included.
Date: June 24, 1904
Creator: Gamble, Neill B.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Stock Guard

Description: Patent for a stock guard. Illustration included.
Date: January 19, 1904
Creator: Mallia, Paul
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Garment-Supporter

Description: Patent for "an improved garment-supporter adapted to be secured to an inner garment and to be detachably connected to the waistband of an outer garment, whereby the inner garment may be supported from the outer garment." (lines 11-16)
Date: July 7, 1903
Creator: Waters, Richard H.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Well-Drilling Machine.

Description: Patent for “a new and improved well-drilling machine adapted to be driven by horse-power and arranged to permit of actuating the drilling tools for drilling purposes and to allow of conveniently and quickly raising the tools from the well…” (lines 8-14) including illustrations.
Date: November 18, 1902
Creator: Moore, Robert Burns
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Riding-Saddle

Description: Patent for a riding saddle.
Date: November 12, 1902
Creator: Beckerman, Fred John
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Windmill.

Description: Patent for windmill that is cheap and highly efficient with a simple manufacture.
Date: October 28, 1902
Creator: Faubion, William
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Plow

Description: Patent for a plow with adjustable height and depth with a locking mechanism.
Date: July 1, 1902
Creator: Michalka, Joseph
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Shovel-Plow.

Description: Patent for improvements in shovel-plows “by enabling the stock and shoe securely mounted and yet adjusted from one position to another, according to the work to be performed.” (Lines 9-12) Illustration is included.
Date: April 22, 1902
Creator: Michalka, Joseph
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Baling-Press

Description: Patent for a baling press.
Date: November 5, 1901
Creator: Hamilton, John W.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Plow Guide and Gage.

Description: Patent for "gages and guides for plows and cultivators. the object of invention is to provide and adjustable guide and gage adapted to be attached to divided standards of plows and cultivators." (lines 11-16) including illustrations.
Date: November 5, 1901
Creator: Lindsey, John Samiel
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Hame-Fastener.

Description: Patent for improved hame-fasteners used to hold the hames together and tighten them up.
Date: October 29, 1901
Creator: Waters, R. H.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Machine for catching insects.

Description: Patent for a machine that catches pests such as the Cotton Boll Weevil and Colorado beetle as an aid to pest control for growing crops. Illustration included.
Date: October 29, 1901
Creator: Maupin, Owen M.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cattle-Guard.

Description: Patent for an improved cattle-guard by using a guard that has a plurality of spurs, should an animal step thereon its foot will be directed against one or more of these spurs, thus causing the animal to withdraw its foot and not attempt to pass over the rail. This will prevent the animal from crossing railway-tracks, but the spurs will not interfere with the free passage of trains. (Lines 10-20) Illustration is included.
Date: April 2, 1901
Creator: Steinmann, Herman Werner
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Evaporator.

Description: Patent for a new and useful evaporating furnace, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: October 10, 1899
Creator: Kuzel, Thomas
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department