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Self-Cleaning Harrow and Cultivator.

Description: Patent for a harrow and cultivator "which is self-cleaning in that, by manipulation of certain mechanism embodied in the machine, the teeth or shovels are caused to rotate about axes, giving up any stalks, grass, or other fibrous matter which may cling to the teeth or shovels impeding the working of the soil" (lines 15-21).
Date: January 29, 1918
Creator: Miner, John C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

2001: A Texas Folklore Odyssey

Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society "contains a sample of the research that members of the Society were doing at the turn of the millennium as represented at the 1998, 1999, and 2000 meetings." The volume covers "a wide variety of contemporary and historical topics," including baby lore, stories about notable women, stories about food and cooking, information about the Model T Ford, and more (inside front cover). The index begins on page 339.
Date: 2001
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Partner: UNT Press

Combination Valve and Cap Tool

Description: Patent for a combination valve cap and stem used to ease the process of deflating pneumatic tires by eliminating the need to keep track of a separate cap piece when removing the valve core, including illustrations and instructions for use.
Date: May 7, 1918
Creator: McComb, William Perry
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Chain-Lock.

Description: Patent for an improvement in chain-locks. The improvement locks one end of a log chain to a car so that it cannot be accidentally released.
Date: October 1, 1918
Creator: Clarkson, Jay Caleb.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Shock-Absorber

Description: Patent for improved shock absorbers. The invention is designed to help them be adapted for every type of vehicle. They are cushioned and provide a casing for liquid to help with shock absorption.
Date: March 26, 1918
Creator: Donahoo, John Henry
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Soil Survey of the Willis Area, Texas

Description: Text describes the area, history of settlement and agricultural development, climate, physiography and geology, soils, and agricultural conditions of the Willis area, Montgomery County, Texas.
Date: 1901
Creator: Martin, J. O.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

General highway map Montgomery County Texas

Description: Map shows city boundaries, highways and roads, railroads, oil fields, structures and portions of the Sam Houston National Forest. Includes legend, key to counties, and population statistics. Scale not given.
Date: 1958
Creator: Texas. Highway Department.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Soil map, Willis sheet

Description: Map displays soil types along with creeks, rivers, and railroads. Includes legend and soil profiles.
Date: 1901
Creator: United States. Bureau of Soils.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Hockley 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: 30.06 -95.81
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Magnolia East 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: 30.19 -95.69
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Magnolia West 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: 30.19 -95.81
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Richards 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: 30.56 -95.81
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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