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[Trading Card: Texas Brown Tarantula]

Description: Trading card issued as part of the Geocache Challenge program for Fort Leaton State Historic Site, depicting a close-up image of the face of a tarantula. The back of the card contains information about tarantulas.
Date: 2011
Creator: Texas. Parks and Wildlife Department.

[Trading Card: El Solitario]

Description: Trading card issued as part of the Geocache Challenge program for Big Bend Ranch State Park, depicting an aerial view of the Solitario formation. The back of the card contains information about the formation and the area.
Date: 2011
Creator: Texas. Parks and Wildlife Department.

Big Bend Ranch State Park - Fresno West Rim

Description: Topographic map of Big Bend Ranch State Park showing trails of the Fresno West Rim, Arroyo Mexicano, etc. with notations for campsites, fences and gates, water sources, and other points of interest. Scale 1:24,000. The back of the map contains information about the trails, safety information, and park rules.
Date: 2014
Creator: Texas. Parks and Wildlife Department.

Sack-Tie.

Description: Patent for sack-ties that consist of a brace with a wire that folds in with the upper edges of the mouth of the sack and hold it into position, by hooking around the ends of the brace.
Date: April 27, 1897
Creator: Driffill, Frederick

Puzzle.

Description: Patent for a simply constructed puzzle with a difficult solution, "but may be accomplished by the exercise of care, skill, and ingenuity in the manipulation of the device" (lines 15-18). It is a rectangular box with eight balls, four of which fit into holes in the corners of the box. There are segmented walls surrounding the holes.
Date: January 5, 1897
Creator: Collis, Michael Francis

Improvement in Faucets.

Description: Patent for "an improved faucet, which shall be so constructed that it will not be liable to be injured by being screwed into and out of the cask, which will not be liable to leak, which will have the button of the valve-stem protected from accidental injury, and shall be simple in construction and easily operated." (Lines 8-15) Includes instructions and illustrations.
Date: September 18, 1877
Creator: Lempert, William S.

Big Bend Ranch State Park: Discovery Map

Description: This is a fractal map of the Big Bend Ranch State Park located in West Texas. Provided on the map are several scenic photographs portraying some of the most iconic regions of the park. Provided on the map is a legend detailing amenity locations within the park. Also on the map are the routes of the various routes and trails throughout the expansive park.
Date: January 2013
Creator: Texas. Parks and Wildlife Department.
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El Solitario, 2012

Description: Newsletter of the Texas Park and Wildlife Department providing information about the policies, activities, facilities, and services at Big Bend Ranch State Park, as well as other relevant visitor information.
Date: December 2011
Creator: Texas. Parks and Wildlife Department. & Hedges, Linda