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Hazel Mine

Description: Geologic map of the Hazel Mine in Culberson County, Texas, showing drifts, veins, wall rocks, and shafts of both vertical and horizontal sections. The horizontal sections, displayed as eleven segments, correspond to the numbers on the vertical representation of the mine.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Culberson Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Culberson County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, blocks of land, cities, towns, and railroads. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in red and blue ink. Scale [ca. 1:400,000] (12,000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1908
Creator: Hawkins, Lee & Simonds, Fred H.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Single Well Cylinder

Description: Patent for a single well cylinder pump intended to provide more efficient use in a deep well. This cylinder is distinct for its incorporation of a "inwardly opening valve controlling the passage of fluid into an inner cylinder" (p.2, lines 34-37)
Date: December 15, 1914
Creator: Ligon, Arthur Lee
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[T&P Train Moving Through Van Horn, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a T&P 600 train moving through Van Horn, Texas. A large plume of dark smoke is rising from the engine. A car is visible on the right side of the image, and the ground is covered in snow. Written below the image are "Last '600' to pass thru Van Horn, Texas" and "Rosa Lee Wylie Collection."
Date: unknown
Creator: Wylie, Rosa Lee
Partner: The Grace Museum

Wire Stretching and Twisting Apparatus.

Description: Patent for a wire fence building multi-tool that includes wire stretching and twisting arms, sharpened ends for driving holes into fence posts, and a claw for removing staples from the posts.
Date: March 12, 1907
Creator: Bunton, Samuel E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Walker E. Floyd

Description: Photograph of a man in a straw hat. Photograph of Walker E. Floyd, a Mason in Van Horn. He was born 11-04-1930. He was a welder, and loved to fiddle. He also made fiddles, violins, and mandolins as a hobby.
Date: 1978
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum