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Mud-Drum for Boilers

Description: Patent for a mud drum for boilers to prevent the accumulation of sediment and mud in the water. Illustrations included.
Date: January 24, 1908
Creator: Stroope, Joseph
Item Type: Patent

Capsule Filler

Description: Patent for a device that fills capsules with medicine. Illustration included.
Date: January 21, 1908
Creator: Brown, Patrick Henry
Item Type: Patent

Music-Indicator.

Description: Patent for a device that is set upon a piano or other keyed instrument to indicate keys and chords, with illustrations.
Date: January 21, 1908
Creator: Hobart, Frederick Earl
Item Type: Patent

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

Tourist's Glass.

Description: Patent for "improvements in tourist's glasses" ... "intended for the use of tourists, hunters, ranchmen, botanists, mineralogists, and analogous purposes, the object of which is to combine with a compass a plurality of instruments particularly adapted for the aforesaid persons and purposes" (lines 10-17) including illustrations.
Date: January 21, 1908
Creator: Faehrmann, John M. ; J. M. Faehrmann
Item Type: Patent

Window-Lock.

Description: Patent for locking windows in place at various elevations with illustrations.
Date: January 21, 1908
Creator: Kinsey, Columbus M.
Item Type: Patent

Animal-Trap

Description: Patent for an animal trap. Illustrations included.
Date: January 20, 1908
Creator: Dennis, Decatur D.
Item Type: Patent

Coop or Crate

Description: Patent for a folding crate used for transporting livestock. Illustrations included.
Date: January 17, 1908
Creator: La Bauve, Odelon J.
Item Type: Patent

Street or Station Indicator.

Description: Patent for "indicators for displaying to passengers in a car the names of approaching streets or stations" (lines 9-11) including mechanical specifications and illustrations.
Date: January 14, 1908
Creator: Higgins, Polk Maderson & Lee Dolphia Harmes
Item Type: Patent

Work-Box for Sewing-Machine Tables

Description: Patent for a work box for sewing machine tables that can be readily placed or removed from position without any damage. Illustrations included
Date: January 14, 1908
Creator: Daniel, Annie Holliday & Daniel, Robert Patrick
Item Type: Patent

Shaft-Support

Description: Patent for a shaft support and anti-rattler for vehicle thills. Illustrations included.
Date: January 10, 1908
Creator: Stovall, Sidney P.
Item Type: Patent

Stalk-Puller, Seeder, and Pulverizer

Description: Patent for an implement for pulling stalks, seeding, planting, and pulverizing the ground. Illustrations included.
Date: January 6, 1908
Creator: Bogue, Robert Jackson
Item Type: Patent

Medicating and Massaging Appliance

Description: Patent for a medicating and massaging appliance. This invention is intended for use in application with the eyes, ears, etc. Illustration included.
Date: January 4, 1908
Creator: Robison, Henry
Item Type: Patent

Aeroplane

Description: Patent for an aeroplane that uses centrifugal blowers to ensure a safe and practicable flight. Illustrations included.
Date: January 3, 1908
Creator: Judson, Fred I.
Item Type: Patent

Plow

Description: Patent for a plow. Illustration included.
Date: January 3, 1908
Creator: Messer, Jeremiah Clark & Deen, Irwin Johnson
Item Type: Patent

Indicator For Clocks or Watches

Description: "This invention relates to new and useful improvements in indicators for clocks or watches and it is the primary object of the invention to provide character wherein a signal will be displayed automatically when it is necessary that the motor of the clock be rewound, it being well to state, it is thought, that the invention is intended for such clocks that employ either weight or spring motors." Aeschlimann, Adolph E. (1908). Indicator For Clocks or Watches. United States Patent Office. Retrieved from http://edit.texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth508391/view/#page/2/mode/1up.
Date: 1908/11/17
Creator: Aeschlimann, Adolph E.
Item Type: Patent

Car-Mover

Description: Patent for a car mover designed to move train cars along the tracks and sidings. Illustrations included.
Date: December 21, 1907
Creator: Peek, Joseph S.
Item Type: Patent

Hydraulic Swivel

Description: Patent for improvements in the construction and design of hydraulic swivels.
Date: December 17, 1907
Creator: Johnston, Horace G.
Item Type: Patent

Device for Killing Boll-Weevils

Description: Patent for a "means for destroying weevils, vermin, and the like that thrive in cotton fields" (lines 10-11). Illustrations included.
Date: December 16, 1907
Creator: Rosson, William L.
Item Type: Patent

Mail Crane

Description: Patent for a mail crane. This invention is designed for the delivering sacks of mail to passing trains. Illustration included.
Date: December 16, 1907
Creator: Hagmann, Charles C. & Fitzpatrick, Jacob C.
Item Type: Patent