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Voting Machine.

Description: Patent for a new and improved voting-machine. This design consists in "the combination, with the transverse bridge, through the opening of which are fulcrumed by means of a pin two parallel keys, said keys having pivotally connected to their fulcrumed ends to parallel pawls, the free ends of which mesh with teeth in two ratchet-wheels carrying hands indicating on a dial and having eccentrics upon their faces, two parallel narrow plates moved by such eccentrics to indicate the complete revolution of the hands, and a shield upon the top" (lines 124-134).
Date: January 24, 1888
Creator: Ford, William W.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Voting-Machine

Description: Patent for a voting machine whereby voters register their votes by pushing a button. Illustrations included.
Date: September 15, 1908
Creator: McClain, Eli
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Photograph of Sam Chase Taking Vote]

Description: Photograph of a man in a dark suit with a light brown mustache standing in front of and to the right of a podium at the front of a large university classroom. He is pointing at a group of adult men in a business suits, partially visible at the bottom left corner of the photo, sitting in rows of desks with their backs to the camera and holding their right hands in the air. Behind him, a dark-haired woman in a dark skirt-suit and red blouse is standing in front of a table covered by a white tablecloth with flat black objects on it, and a brown wall with two numbered lists written on it in cursive text. She also has her right hand in the air. In the back left background, another woman in a dark skirt-suit and white blouse holds her right hand in the air, standing in front of an American flag in front of a large white projector screen hanging over a chalkboard on the back wall.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

Travis County Election Records: Poll Tax List 1913

Description: List of poll tax payers, exemption certificate holders, and aliens in Travis County in 1913. Shows precinct number; ward number or letter; poll tax or exemption certificate number; and name, age, race, occupation, address, length of residency, and place of birth of voter. Arranged alphabetically by name of voter.
Date: 1913
Creator: Travis County (Tex.). Clerk's Office.
Partner: Travis County Clerk’s Office

Recording Ballot-Box.

Description: Patent for a recording ballot box to "indicate accurately and instantly the result of an election" (line 10-12).
Date: February 10, 1880
Creator: Buck, James G.H.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[News Clip: Voting machines]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 5 P.M.
Date: November 17, 1980
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Vote machines]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 5 P.M.
Date: November 6, 1980
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Denton]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 6 P.M.
Date: October 28, 1992
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Absentee]

Description: B-roll video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: April 17, 1978, 10:00 p.m.
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections