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Door-Check.

Description: Patent for a door check that holds the door at any point when it is swinging closed.
Date: July 18, 1911
Creator: Martin, Joseph M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Latch.

Description: Patent for a latch for swinging doors, which can be operated from either side of the door.
Date: May 18, 1909
Creator: Lewis, Oliver
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Elevator Door and Catch.

Description: Patent for elevator doors and catches by creating a device which can make the elevator door opened and closed automatically. Illustration is included.
Date: June 18, 1901
Creator: McNaught, Ira S.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Interior of a Lobby]

Description: Photograph of the interior of a lobby in a building in Liberty, Texas. A woman stands in the door to the left, and there are chairs and a table in front of the counter.
Date: February 18, 2010
Creator: Bell, Jim
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Door on Brick Building]

Description: Photograph of a door on the exterior of a brick building in Liberty, Texas. There is a medallion mounted on the wall above a bush to the right, and an elaborate lantern above the door.
Date: February 18, 2010
Creator: Bell, Jim
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

Car Door.

Description: Patent for a new and improved car door. This design "has for an object to provide a simple construction by which the door in its open and closed positions may be pressed firmly in against the side of the car, and by which the door may more perfectly protect the contents of the car from the weather than the doors of ordinary construction" (lines 8-14).
Date: January 18, 1887
Creator: Ferguson, George Jones
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Car Door.

Description: Patent for a new and improved car door. This design "has for an object to provide a simple and convenient construction by which the door, which is mainly intended for grain-cars, may be pressed firmly against the bottom of the car and fastened, so it will not shake loose in making a trip, may be easily started in opening, and will be efficient and durable" (lines 8-14).
Date: January 18, 1887
Creator: Ferguson, George Jones.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Coin-Controlled Apparatus.

Description: Patent for a simple, inexpensive, and durable coin-controlled apparatus that is "designed to indicate by the varying positions occupied by the spheres, the nature of a dream, the apparatus being designed primarily as a dream-revealer" (lines 17-20). The operator pulls a lever which forces the dice inside the glass container to move into holes. The operator reads a key on the outside of the device that indicates what he will dream.
Date: July 18, 1893
Creator: Taylor, James P.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Dragonflies member in front of doors]

Description: Photograph of a Dragonflies of Dallas participant during a show at someone's home. They are wearing a blue crushed velvet dress, silver heels, and crystal jewelry. On the ground beside the fireplace are a few crumpled dollar bills.
Date: September 18, 1999
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Guest on the deck at pool party]

Description: Photograph of guests at Scott's party on the backyard deck. They are sitting on the edge of the upper part of the split deck and two more are walking behind them. There is a door, a mini fridge and a chair behind them as well.
Date: September 18, 2004
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Dragonflies members during performance]

Description: Photograph of two Dragonflies of Dallas participants during a show at someone's home. The one in the background is wearing a dark dress with light bunches of flowers decorating it, and a bright pink wig. The one in front who is singing is wearing a floral patterned dress and is standing with their arm raised.
Date: September 18, 1999
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections