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Growing up in Texas

Description: Memoir written by Annie Margaret Rankin Warner and Virginia "Jenny" Louise Rankin Marshall of stories on growing up in West Texas from 1866-1995.
Date: 2016
Creator: Rankin Warner, Annie Margaret & Marshall, Virginia R.
Partner: UNT Libraries
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[News Clip: Jacksboro stuff]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a story about the first annual Fort Richardson Frontier Day sponsored by the Jack County Historical Society in Jacksboro, Texas.
Date: May 30, 1964
Duration: 4 minutes 33 seconds
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Peanut-Harvester.

Description: Patent for a simplified and improved peanut-harvesting machine. With this machine, "peanut vines may be dug from the ground, and thoroughly shaken and agitated so as to separate dirt and sand from the vines and nuts, the vines and nuts being bunched and deposited on the ground in piles or heaps for subsequent gathering," (lines 12-17) including illustrations.
Date: December 11, 1917
Creator: Meador, Lenerd E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

General Soil Map, Jack County, Texas

Description: Map displays soil types along with creeks, towns, schools, churches, power transmission lines, oil and gas pipelines, roads, and railroads. Includes legend and symbols. Scale 1:126,720
Date: 2005
Creator: United States. Soil Conservation Service.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Soil Survey of Jack County, Texas

Description: Text describes the area, climate, agricultural history and statistics, soil-survey methods and definitions, soils and crops, land uses and agricultural methods, irrigation, and morphology and genesis of soils of Jack County, Texas.
Date: 2005
Creator: Crenwelge, Wilfred E.; Walters, James P.; Randell, Joe L.; Meyer, Charlie G. & Dowell, Rusty
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Map of Jack County, Texas.

Description: Map shows land tracts, patents, landowners, and townships for Jack County; portions of adjacent counties where properties extend beyond county limits. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:133,334].
Date: 1896
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Long Hollow Quadrangle

Description: Satellite image topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24,000
Date: 2010
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Location: 33.06 -98.31
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Lynn Creek Quadrangle

Description: Satellite image topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24,000
Date: 2011
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Location: 33.31 -98.31
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Ross Mountain Quadrangle

Description: Satellite image topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24,000
Date: 2010
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Location: 33.06 -98.44
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Wizard Wells Quadrangle

Description: Satellite image topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24,000
Date: 2010
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Location: 33.19 -97.94
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cundiff Quadrangle

Description: Satellite image topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24,000
Date: 2010
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Location: 33.31 -98.06
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Bartons Chapel Quadrangle

Description: Satellite image topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24,000
Date: 2010
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Location: 33.06 -98.19
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Gibtown Quadrangle

Description: Satellite image topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24,000
Date: 2010
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Location: 33.06 -97.94
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Straight Texas

Description: Volume of popular folklore of Texas, including tales about the origins of various cities and towns, personal anecdotes, songs, superstitions and other miscellaneous legends. The index begins on page 341.
Date: 1966
Creator: Dobie, J. Frank
Partner: UNT Press
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