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Movable Shelving for Stores.

Description: Patent for new and improved shelving. This design "consists of three sections, a central main portion and two half-sections hinged at each end of the main section, said side sections being one half the length of the main section and adapted to fold face inward against the middle section, and the whole supported upon brackets that terminate in caster-rollers, and is removably secured to the store-wall by hooks on the shelving engaging eyes in the wall . . . The object of this invention is to so construct the shelving of stores that in case of fire the sections of shelving may be quickly closed together" (lines 13-28).
Date: July 15, 1890
Creator: Thomas, Oscar P.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Stump-Puller.

Description: Patent for a simple and effective stump puller that pulls stumps entirely from the ground using a large amount of force. The machine uses a series of pulleys, hooks, levers, and cranks.
Date: October 31, 1893
Creator: Rupe, Salathiel C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Rotary Engine.

Description: Patent for a new and improved rotary engine to "utilize the motive agent to the fullest advantage" (line 11 - 12).
Date: August 8, 1899
Creator: Hays, James Thomas
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Distributer or Conveyer Belt.

Description: Patent for belt related "to distributer or conveyer belts and more particularly to that type of belt used in gin-distributers. The object of the invention is to provide a belt of this character which is strong and simple of construction, extremely durable in use, and in which the spikes or fingers will be securely fastened to maintain their proper relation and to prevent their being pulled out" (lines 12-21)
Date: October 28, 1902
Creator: Tinsley, James F.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Rotary Steam-Engine.

Description: Patent for an invention that "relates to rotary engines in general, and more particularly to that class wherein a piston is disposed eccentric to the cylinder and is provided with radially-movable heads disposed to travel against the inner periphery of the cylinder and receive the steam-pressure, the object of the invention being to provide a simple and efficient construction which will develop a high speed with a minimum consumption of steam" (lines 12-21). Illustrations are included.
Date: March 12, 1901
Creator: Hays, James T. & Wilson, John W.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Fan.

Description: Patent for a motor powered fan with adjustable speeds.
Date: February 26, 1907
Creator: Futrell, J. B.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Garland 1919 Sheet 4

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Garland in Dallas County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1919
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Garland 1906 Sheet 4

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Garland in Dallas County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1906
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Garland 1901 Sheet 3

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Garland in Dallas County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1901
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Garland 1906 Sheet 2

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Garland in Dallas County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1906
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Garland 1901 Sheet 1

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Garland in Dallas County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1901
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Garland 1919 Sheet 3

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Garland in Dallas County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1919
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Garland 1906 Sheet 6

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Garland in Dallas County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1906
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Garland 1906 Sheet 5

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Garland in Dallas County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1906
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Garland 1906 Sheet 3

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Garland in Dallas County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1906
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Garland 1901 Sheet 2

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Garland in Dallas County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1901
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History