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Automobile Races

Description: Copy negative of a man driving a race car in 1923 at the West Texas Fair in Abilene, Texas. The car he is racing has the number 9 painted on the front and right side of the car.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Greyhound Bus and Driver #1

Description: Photograph of a Greyhound bus with the driver in uniform standing beside it. The bus has the Greyhound logo, "Americruiser 2," an American flag, and the seating capacity painted on the side. There are cars, light poles, and buildings in the background.
Date: 1965
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Greyhound Bus and Driver #2

Description: Photograph of a Greyhound bus with the driver in uniform standing beside it. The bus has the Greyhound logo, "Americruiser 2," and an American flag painted on it. "Memphis" is displayed in the front window.
Date: 1965
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Greyhound Bus and Driver

Description: Photograph of a Greyhound bus with the driver in uniform standing beside it. The bus has the Greyhound logo, "Americruiser 2," and an American flag painted on the side. There are cars and buildings in the background.
Date: 1965
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Greyhound Bus and Driver #1

Description: Photograph of a Greyhound bus with the driver in uniform standing beside it. The bus has the Greyhound logo, "Americruiser 2," and an American flag painted on the side. There are cars, buildings, and light posts in the background.
Date: 1965
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Greyhound Bus and Driver #2

Description: Photograph of a Greyhound bus with the driver in uniform standing beside it. The bus has the Greyhound logo, "Americruiser 2," and an American flag painted on the side. "Memphis" is displayed in the front window. There are cars and light posts in the background.
Date: 1965
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Senior automobile crashes and fatalities in Texas : are older Texas drivers safe?

Description: Many factors can contribute to a senior being involved in a traffic accident, i.e. poor vision, declining health, roadway hazards, and declining driving skills, etc. Throughout the U.S., laws are being enacted to ensure that seniors can continue driving without harming themselves or the general public. Katie's Law (H.B. 84) represents an attempt to make roadways safer for senior drivers in Texas. Katie's Law requires that elderly persons age 79 and over must renew their licenses in person at Department of Safety offices. this study examines data from Texas Department of Transportation's (TxDOT's) accident records during 2003-2008, to determine if enacting Katie's law resulted in a decrease in senior fatalities, Finally, the study ends by looking at additional senior friendly transportation initiatives.
Date: September 2011
Creator: Goodwin, Gwendolyn C. & Price, Anthony
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[News Clip: Dallas Citcon]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 6:00 P.M.
Date: August 2, 1978
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[The Pony Express Banner]

Description: Photograph of two cowboys on paint horses holding the Pony Express banner for the Mai-Fest Parade. The Banner says "The Pony Express Galveston & San Antonio Oct 2nd to Oct 8th 1925, Benefit of Old Trailers Monument Fund. Old Trail Divers of Texas, Pictures Will Be Shown At Rex Theatre soon." There is a longhorn cow pictured on the center of the banner.
Date: 1926~
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Combination-Tool.

Description: Patent for a combination tool that is "adapted without changing any of its parts to operate as a nut and pipe wrench, pliers, hammer, screw-driver, and nail-extractor." (Lines 12-15) Includes instructions and illustrations.
Date: October 12, 1897
Creator: Armstrong, Charles J.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Precast Extension Hanging in Lead

Description: Photograph of a piece of machinery holding an extension piece with a chain. There are holding tanks in the background. To the left, a 1950's model pickup truck with the business name "Spence & Howe Construction Co." written on the side.
Date: May 11, 1951
Creator: J. C. Watkins Photography
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Texas Department of Public Safety, Order to Surrender Suspended Items - October 2, 1968]

Description: Texas Department of Public Safety Order to Surrender Suspended Items addressed to John J. Herrera. The document states that his failure to comply with the requirements of the Texas Motor Vehicle Safety-Responsibility Act on September 20, 1968 has resulted in the suspension of his license and the registrations of all motor vehicles owned by him.
Date: October 2, 1968
Creator: Texas. Department of Public Safety.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library