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Mustang Island State Park

Description: A map of Mustang Island State Park created by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Program. The map details the border of the Gulf of Mexico and where it meets the park. Also pictured are camp sites, rinse sites, fishing sites, restroom locations, etc.
Date: 2013
Creator: Texas. Parks and Wildlife Department.
Item Type: Map

Mustang Island State Park

Description: A map of Mustang Island State Park complete with parking areas, camping areas, wheelchair access, swimming areas, etc. There is also an advertisement for the purchase of a Texas State Parks pass which would allow free access to over 90 Texas State parks for the buyer and their carload of guests.
Date: 2012
Creator: Texas. Parks and Wildlife Department.
Item Type: Map

Mustang Island State Park

Description: This is an illustrated map of the Mustang Island State Park located on Padre Island near the town of Port Aransas in Nueces County, Texas. The map shows park access, camp sites, and a legend showing the locations of the parks amenities.
Date: February 2015
Creator: Texas. Parks and Wildlife Department.
Item Type: Map

Texas A&M University--Corpus Christi Strategic Plan: Fiscal Years 2013-2017

Description: Agency strategic plan for the Texas A&M University--Corpus Christi describing the organization's planned services, activities, and other goals during fiscal years 2013 through 2017, including a plan to support historically-underutilized businesses (HUBs).
Date: June 25, 2012
Creator: Texas A & M University--Corpus Christi
Item Type: Book

Dental Plugger.

Description: Patent for a dental plugger which has a movable cylinder on the interior with a "piston-like mallet working in the cylinder and adapted to strike the same, to impart movement to the dental tool" (lines 93-95).
Date: October 23, 1900
Creator: Blum, Robert
Item Type: Patent

Gage - Shears

Description: Patent for a new and useful improvements in shears. This design "consists of the details of construction and arrangement of the several parts"(line 16-19).
Date: January 25, 1898
Creator: Steen, Emma L. Nevada
Item Type: Patent

Irrigating Implement

Description: Patent for an irrigating implement. Illustration included.
Date: July 27, 1904
Creator: Banks, William L. & Johnson, William W.
Item Type: Patent

Collapsible Crate

Description: Patent for a collapsible crate. Illustration included.
Date: March 21, 1903
Creator: Orr, William H.
Item Type: Patent

Preserving Apparatus

Description: Patent for a preserving apparatus. This invention is designed to impregnate articles of food with preservatives or saccharine substance for the use of making catsups, nut syrups, fruit candy, and other like items. Illustration included.
Date: August 8, 1906
Creator: Holden, William G.
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for an ant rap designed to catch ants and burrowing insects that are destructive to vegetation. Illustrations included.
Date: July 1, 1908
Creator: Fly, Nathaniel D.
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for a shipping crate that has detachable parts and is able to be folded. Illustrations included.
Date: October 26, 1908
Creator: Payne, Don F.
Item Type: Patent

Track-Rail Brace

Description: Patent for a track rail brace that connects the rails of a track and prevents spreading.
Date: January 16, 1909
Creator: Snodgrass, Willie B.
Item Type: Patent

Cotton-Stalk Cutter

Description: Patent for a more efficient and simple cotton stalk chopper with the ability for the chopping drum to be moved up and down in the on and off positions.
Date: March 4, 1913
Creator: Thomsen, John
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for "an improved means of connecting the T which usually joins the pipe of a windmill-operated pump to a cistern-pipe" (lines 7-9)
Date: February 10, 1903
Creator: Collins, Livingston G.
Item Type: Patent

Weed-Killing Composition

Description: Patent for "new and useful composition of matter designed for killing and preventing the growth of weeds and noxious grasses, and is particularly designed for killing and preventing the growth of Bermuda and Johnson grasses." (lines 9-14)
Date: April 24, 1912
Creator: Owen, Hillery O.
Item Type: Patent

Stalk Cutter

Description: Patent for a stalk cutter. Illustration included.
Date: June 28, 1906
Creator: Stevenson, William Crook & Weil, Alex
Item Type: Patent


Description: Patent for a cot with a surrounding canopy that is designed to keep insects away from the user.
Date: May 15, 1906
Creator: Kerridge, Isaac Curtis
Item Type: Patent

Window Sash

Description: Patent for a window sash. Illustration included.
Date: November 23, 1906
Creator: Daugherty, William E.
Item Type: Patent