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[Women with Wheelbarrow]

Description: Photograph of two young women, wearing identical dresses and hats, in front of a buggy. One of the women is holding the handles of a wheelbarrow, while the other woman is sitting in the wheelbarrow.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mugg, Kilo
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

[Child in Pram]

Description: sepia-colored image of a small child in a perambulator; image printed on paper and mounted on matte board; child wears a white dress and sits in a late-Victorian era wicker pram wth large wheels
Date: 19uu
Partner: The Williamson Museum

Buggy Top Support.

Description: Patent for a new and improved support for buggy-tops. This design "relates to supports for the tops of buggies or other vehicles, and has for its object to provide a simple, inexpensive, effective, and durable device for attachment to the folding braces of the vehicle-tops to prevent the accidental folding of the top when the vehicles are on the road" (lines 7-13).
Date: January 26, 1886
Creator: Finney, James T.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Horse Detacher.

Description: Patent for a new and improved device for detaching animals from vehicles. This design "relates to horse detaching devices, the object being to provide a device of this character of simple, inexpensive, and durable construction, and adapted to readily disengage the traces from the single tree. [The] invention consists in the improved construction and combination of parts" (lines 10-16).
Date: February 13, 1883
Creator: Willson, Sam A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Step For Carriages

Description: Patent for a step for carriages. This invention is meant "to provide a simple, inexpensive, and efficient device ... for use on buggies, wagons, and other vehicles" (line 8-12). Illustration included.
Date: November 24, 1903
Creator: Hopper, Ceburn Elzworth
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Man with horse drawn taxi]

Description: black and white photograph of Dud Pennington in a 1915 horse-drawn taxi in Round Rock; his hand is near his face; there is a picket fence behind the carriage; two trees can be seen on either side of the taxi
Date: 1915
Creator: Henington Publishing Co.
Partner: The Williamson Museum

Child's Carriage.

Description: Patent for a new and improved stroller. This design consists in "[a] running-gear, of the vertical hoop secured thereto, the brackets extending outward and upward from the hoop, and notched in their upper ends, the body, the brackets at opposite sides of the body, and the knife edge projections resting on the upper notched ends of the brackets . . . a vertical encircling hoop carrying buffers, standards, and brackets formed with edges, which rest upon the standards . . . an axle, wheels fitted to the axle, a forwardly extending bracket carrying a fixed wheel . . . and a sunshade" (lines 81-98).
Date: June 22, 1886
Creator: England, William
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Running Gear.

Description: Patent for a new and improved running-gear. This design consists in "[t]he combination, with the front and rear axles, of the tubular connection, the connection between the tubular coupling and the head-block, formed with ears, the swiveled fifth-wheel carrying ears, the connecting-pin held in said ears, and the guard attached to the ends of the head-block, to the under side of the tubular coupling, and to the connection between the coupling and the head-block at the forward end thereof" (lines 89-98).
Date: September 2, 1890
Creator: Mayfield, William Dudley
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Man and woman in a buggy]

Description: Postcard image of a man and woman in a buggy. Horse to left of photo, buggy on right. Trees in background. Photo has crease in top left corner and small places where print is scratched off in bottom right and left.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[A Pair of Baby Buggies]

Description: Black and white photograph in its original mat frame, although the photo's color quality has changed in tone due to time. A pair of toddler-aged children are sitting in individual baby buggies. The carriages each have spindly wheels with curly details near the axles. The carriages of the buggies also have curl details to them and look to be made of wicker. The buggies are situated on the front yard of an unidentified building. There is a tree to the right of them, and to the left of them are several women and children standing near the building's facade. A few buildings are visible in the background behind a wooden fence.
Date: unknown
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

Carriage Bow Support

Description: Patent for a carriage bow support. This invention is designed for use with buggies and absorb shock and jarring motions. Illustration included.
Date: January 15, 1907
Creator: Ledbetter, Rufus C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department