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Saw-Tool.

Description: Patent for a saw tool comprised of a saw set and gage, including illustrations.
Date: May 26, 1914
Creator: Devini, John H.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Oral History Interview with Danny Lee, July 13, 2016

Description: Mr. Lee was born and raised in Cleveland, Texas. He attended segregated schools until integration when he was in fifth grade. Following graduation, he attended Lamar University and began a career with the utility company and as a member of first the school board and, currently, the city council. In his interview, Mr. Lee described segregation in Cleveland, instances of discrimination, integration of schools, integration of sports, Little League, and the Boy Scouts, racial tensions in Beaumont and at Lamar University, black businesses in Cleveland, his time on the school board as both a member and president, his decision to run for city council, and the legacy of racial tensions in Cleveland.
Date: July 13, 2016
Creator: May, Meredith; Howard, Jasmin & Lee, Danny
Partner: TCU Mary Couts Burnett Library

Disk-Harrow Sharpener.

Description: Patent for improvements to sharpening the disk harrows by attaching a disk sharpener onto the frame of the disk harrow so as the harrow is being drawn across the field, the rotating disk harrow comes into contact with the sharpener. Includes instructions and illustrations.
Date: November 25, 1913
Creator: Lammon, Harry
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Bag Holder

Description: Patent for a bag holder. This invention is made of four frame sections that fold and when extended supports the bag. Illustration included.
Date: January 7, 1913
Creator: Devini, John H.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Saw Set

Description: Patent for a saw set. This invention is designed to align cutting teeth in a uniform length. Illustration included.
Date: December 17, 1912
Creator: Devini, John H.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Animal-Stock.

Description: Patent for an improved animal-stock that holds animals during branding, dehorning, castrating, &c. It looks like an open-topped cage where the operator puts the animal, and the animal cannot move. The invention is on a platform and can tip to one side and a chain is tied from the top of the machine to the bottom of the frame.
Date: August 27, 1895
Creator: Schecher, Conrad
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[75th Anniversary Commemorative Quilt]

Description: Color photograph of a quilt commemorating the 75th anniversary of Cleveland, Texas's incorporation as an independent municipality. The quilt's surface has been stitched with hand prints, each representing one of 53 individuals that were citizens of Cleveland in 1935. Each hand print bears the name and birth year of its corresponding owner. A young girl and a woman stand to the right of the quilt.
Date: May 5, 2011
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Cleveland 1926 Sheet 5

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Cleveland in Liberty County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1926
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Cleveland 1926 Sheet 3

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Cleveland in Liberty County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1926
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Cleveland 1939 Sheet 6

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Cleveland in Liberty County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1939
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Two Men on Horseback]

Description: Photograph of two men, the elder wearing a suit and the younger wearing jeans and a button down shirt, riding horses in Cleveland, Texas. Both of them wear cowboy hats. Two Western themed wooden buildings, labeled as a town hall and a hotel, are visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Men Riding Horses]

Description: Photograph of two men, the elder wearing a suit and the younger wearing jeans and a button down shirt, riding horses in Cleveland, Texas. Both of them wear cowboy hats. Two Western themed wooden buildings, labeled as a town hall and a hotel, are visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Group on Sidewalk]

Description: Photograph of a group of men in suits, women, and a few children standing on the sidewalk in front of a building in Cleveland, Texas. One man stands at a microphone on a desk in the middle of the photo, and the window behind him is hung with striped banners with stars on them.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

United States Post Office

Description: Photograph of the Grand Opening of the United States Post Office on the corner of College and Crockett in Cleveland, Texas. The man at the podium was the area's congressman at the time, U.S. Representative Jack Brooks
Date: November 1955
Creator: Young, Moon
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Men by Double Doors]

Description: Photograph of five men standing by the double doors of a building in Cleveland, Texas. The third man from the left holds a ribbon that has been strung across the door, and another man is visible through the glass of the door inside the building.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Packages in a Building]

Description: Photograph of packages wrapped in paper on a shelf to the right of a room in Cleveland, Texas. There are clothes on a table to the left of the shelf, and a man stands in front of several other shelves full of books on the far side of the room.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society