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Description: Patent for an ant trap with a removable bottom which allows the trap to be emptied easily.
Date: September 20, 1910
Creator: Miller, Charles R.
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for a barrel cover. Illustrations included.
Date: March 19, 1910
Creator: Andrews, James R. & Waldrum, Joseph W.
Item Type: Patent

Cotton Harvester.

Description: Patent for improved cotton harvester consisting of the parts, constructions, arrangements, and combinations of parts. Patent includes figures for parts in several views.
Date: October 15, 1912
Creator: Upshaw, Lucius L.
Item Type: Patent

Cultivator Foot Adjuster

Description: Patent for cultivator foot adjuster. This invention is an efficient method to adjust the angle of the cultivator foot piece. Illustration included.
Date: May 7, 1910
Creator: Dickey, John S.
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for a gaff. This invention is for catching small animals. Illustration included.
Date: June 15, 1910
Creator: Werline, William Frederick
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for a headlight reflector to be adapted to trains. Illustrations included.
Date: August 26, 1910
Creator: Pratt, R. James
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for improvements in match-boxes by constructing the match box “wherein matches will be picked up and delivered no matter at what angle they may be with relation to the delivering device.” (Lines 18-20) Illustration is included.
Date: January 11, 1910
Creator: Fleming, Henry C. & Royster, William F.
Item Type: Patent

Oil Can Spout.

Description: Patent for new improvements to oil can where an attachment to the can is made and acts as both a stopper and a spout
Date: October 10, 1911
Creator: Melvin, Joe D.
Item Type: Patent

Railway Tie

Description: Patent for a railway tie.
Date: June 1, 1912
Creator: McComas, Charles F.
Item Type: Patent

Recording Device

Description: Patent for an improved device that records flow of grain in a mill.
Date: July 22, 1911
Creator: Hoover, Guy F.
Item Type: Patent

Shade-Roller Bracket

Description: Patent for brackets for adjustable window shades without using screws or nails.
Date: June 8, 1912
Creator: Tune, Brooks H.
Item Type: Patent

Soil map, Texas, Grayson County sheet

Description: Map displays soil types along with towns, railroads, roads, creeks, rivers, and ferries. Includes legend and soil profiles.
Date: December 27, 1910
Creator: United States. Bureau of Soils.
Item Type: Map

Soil survey of Grayson County, Texas

Description: Text describes climate, agriculture, and soils of Grayson County, Texas.
Date: December 27, 1910
Creator: Bennett, Frank; Lounsbury, Clarence; Burke, R. T. (Richard Thomas Avon); Sweet, A. T. & Wood, Percy O.
Item Type: Book


Description: Patent for suspension bridges and a mechanism to overcome the vertical motion in floors of spans of bridges and provides a permanent anchorage for the cables.
Date: March 5, 1912
Creator: Greer, William H. C.
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for a tie plate that sticks firmly to the ties, keeps out moisture, and is lighter than other tie plates.
Date: July 16, 1912
Creator: Walton, Jay W. & Dayton, William H.
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for a metallic covering for rubber tires. Illustrations included.
Date: May 18, 1910
Creator: Willis, Horatio C.
Item Type: Patent

Trolley Wheel

Description: Patent for a trolley wheel. The invention allows for the spreading of wear over contact blocks within the hub of the wheel. Illustration included
Date: April 17, 1911
Creator: Smith, Charley E.
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for a truss for the use of alleviating abdominal hernias. Illustrations included.
Date: January 5, 1910
Creator: Baker, Littleton Lafayette
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for a washing machine that uses jets of boiling water and steam to clean clothes.
Date: May 28, 1912
Creator: Dickey, John S.
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for a washing machine. Illustrations included.
Date: October 19, 1910
Creator: Denton. John L.
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for a windmill that changes directions with the wind automatically and provides more power to the pump.
Date: July 23, 1912
Creator: Romans, John W.
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for a wrench. Illustrations included.
Date: October 15, 1910
Creator: Hunter, Arthur G.
Item Type: Patent