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Description: Patent for a cotton and cane cultivator that will enhance productivity of fieldwork
Date: October 18, 1902
Creator: J.A.Dodd
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Apparatus for Grain Drying and Coffee-Roasting

Description: Patent for "an apparatus in which grain or fruit may be dried, coffee roasted, and the water evaporated from sugar." (lines 9-12)
Date: February 9, 1883
Creator: Dunn, William W.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Animal-Trap

Description: Patent for an animal trap whose specially designed cylinders play a crucial role in tiring the animal while it is struggling to escape the trap doors Ultimately, succumbing to exhaustion and hastening its drowning in the trap's water reservoir.
Date: January 14, 1913
Creator: Link, William A
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Flexible Wire Mat.

Description: Patent for a flexible wire mat that is portable, loosely woven to shake out dirt and mud, and which prevents the edges form curling up to trip people.
Date: November 28, 1911
Creator: Shelton, John F.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Aerial Navigating Apparatus.

Description: Patent for an aerial navigating apparatus with more details of combinations, construction, and presentation of parts.
Date: July 25, 1911
Creator: Flanagan, Henry.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Piano

Description: " I have invented a new and useful Piano, which relates to other instruments of similar types utilizing sounding boards. To provide sound waves that may be controlled so as to increase or diminish the volume of sound produced by the instruments..." Norcross, Levi. (1910). Piano. United States Patent Office. Retrieved from http://edit.texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth508385/view/#page/3/mode/1up.
Date: 1910/04/12
Creator: Norcross, Levi Watson
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Design for a Jar.

Description: Patent for ornamental design on jar depicting the logo for the Jersey-Creme drink company
Date: May 4, 1909
Creator: Jersey-Creme Company
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Harness Saddle

Description: Patent is for "improvements in harness saddles" (lines 6-7) that will "not injure animals' backs and which will be automatically adjustable to a back of any size or shape."
Date: February 2, 1909
Creator: Edelbrock, Frank E.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Design for a Post for Fences

Description: Patent for a design for new, unique, and decorative fence posts.
Date: April 21, 1908
Creator: Shelton, John F.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Moistening and Sprinkling Attachment for Brooms.

Description: Patent for attachment to brooms which enables the moistening of the broom during use to prevent the spreading of dust. One part regulates the flow of liquid to the broom and another provides a container for the liquid. In effect the attachment to the broom makes it into a convertible mop.
Date: May 23, 1905
Creator: Taylor, James P.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Balancing Attachment

Description: Patent for a balancing attachment. Illustration included.
Date: January 13, 1905
Creator: Coons, Charles E.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Floor Jack

Description: Patent for floor jack. Illustration included.
Date: June 10, 1904
Creator: Millican, Charles M.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Mat

Description: Patent for a mat. Illustration included.
Date: May 31, 1904
Creator: Horsley, Robert L.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cotton Thresher and Cleaner

Description: Patent for a cotton thresher and cleaner. Illustration included.
Date: April 18, 1904
Creator: Blain, Frank A.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Vehicle

Description: Patent for a vehicle. Illustration included.
Date: March 18, 1904
Creator: Boothe, John
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Fence Post

Description: Patent for a fence post. Illustration included.
Date: March 10, 1904
Creator: Narsh, Joseph Maxfield
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Fountain Tooth Brush

Description: Patent for a fountain tooth brush. Illustration included.
Date: January 14, 1904
Creator: Hosmer, Arthur
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Sectional Column

Description: Patent for a sectional column. This invention is known as the Tuscan beaded face column. Illustration included.
Date: November 17, 1903
Creator: Buckley, James D.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Coin Operated Vending Machine

Description: Patent for a coin operated vending machine that is meant to be inexpensive and adapted to protect the items being vended, and to allow adjustment for coins of different denominations.
Date: September 2, 1902
Creator: Fender, John Brown
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Insect Destroyer

Description: Patent for an insect destroyer. This invention is designed to destroy insects on growing cotton plants. Illustration included.
Date: September 5, 1903
Creator: Butz, John F.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Apparatus for Electroplating Small Metallic Articles.

Description: Patent for "apparatus for electroplating small metallic articles, and more particularly certain small clamps used in building fences" (lines 8-11), including illustrations.
Date: August 25, 1903
Creator: Shelton, John F.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cylinder-Cock

Description: Allows the cylinder cocks on a steam engine to be opened or closed using a coiled spring instead of steam or air pressure to ensure it is opened only when the engineer wants.
Date: August 25, 1903
Creator: Galey, John Martin
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Checkrein Attachment

Description: Patent for checkrein attachment. This invention is intended for use with harnessed horses. Illustration included.
Date: July 29, 1903
Creator: Clary, John A. & Butler, Hard
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department