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Spark Arrester.

Description: Patent for a new and improved spark arrester for smokestacks. This design "consists of an inverted hollow cone suspended within a hollow and flaring receiver for the sparks . . . so as to deflect the sparks against a conical annular cover to the receiver, whereby the sparks are broken and thrown against an arrester located over the hollow cone, and by which the sparks are again broken . . . and continued in that course until extinguished" (lines 7-18).
Date: August 22, 1882
Creator: Green, George
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Pump-Piston.

Description: Patent for an improvement on Pump-Pistons."This invention has for its object to provide a pump-piston constructed entirely of metal in order to avoid the use of packings constructed of leather or other rapidly-wearing material; and the invention consists in certain novel features of construction herinafter fully described." (Lines 15-21) Illustration is included.
Date: December 31, 1901
Creator: Kincaid, Walter H.
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Throttle-Lever.

Description: Patent for a new and improved throttle lever, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: August 30, 1898
Creator: Canday, Lorin Winfield
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[Railroad Work Crew in Toyah, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a large group of twenty-four men, posing in front of a roundhouse. The men are organized in two rows, with ten men seated in the front and the others standing behind. Most of the men are wearing overalls and work clothes, though several are wearing suits. Several Texas and Pacific train cars are visible in the bays of the roundhouse behind the men. Text at the bottom of the image says "Round House Crew. Toyah Texas. J. F. Keating Gen. Foreman. A. Thoer Night Foreman."
Date: 1923
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Train Engine #662 and Car]

Description: Photograph of train engine #662 and attached car on railroad tracks, viewed from a front side angle. "662" is visible on the side. Additional tracks lay to the left. Buildings can be seen in the background on the left and right. Electrical poles stand off to the right. Handwritten text below the image says, "Toyah, Texas 1950."
Date: 1950
Creator: Plummer, R. S.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[First Car of Oil Shipped from Toyah, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a group of people with the first T&P tank car of oil shipped from Toyah, Texas. Men and women stand beside the tank car and on top of it. A sign hangs from the side of the car reading, "First Car of Oil from Reeves County - Produced from Richard Shaw-Anthony no. 1." A building and electrical pole can be seen in the background on either side. Faint text in the upper left corner of the photo says, "Toyah, Texas 1927." Handwritten text below the image says, "T&P tank car with first car of oil shipped from Toyah Texas in 1927."
Date: 1927
Creator: Hubbs, Barney
Partner: The Grace Museum

[T&P Water Tank Stop]

Description: Photograph of a division point with two large water tanks in Toyah, Texas. The tank in the center is a double spout tank, and there are houses and buildings in the distance to the right of the image. In between the two tanks there is an engine visible. Written below the image are "Toyah, Texas - began as a division point on the T&P in 1881 with shops and a roundhouse, note: the double spout tank" and "G. Dawson Photo."
Date: 1881
Creator: Dawson, G.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[T&P Water Tank Stop 2]

Description: Copy photo of a division point with two large water tanks in Toyah, Texas. The tank in the center is a double spout tank, and there are houses and buildings in the distance to the right of the image. In between the two tanks there is an engine visible. Written below the image are "Toyah, Texas - began as a division point on the T&P in 1881 with shops and a roundhouse, note: the double spout tank" and "G. Dawson Photo."
Date: 1881
Creator: Dawson, G.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Toyah, Texas Roundhouse]

Description: Copy photo of the T&P roundhouse outside Toyah, Texas. The photograph is captioned "[sic] Birdseye View of Toyah and that Section West of the T. & P. Ry." Written underneath the image are "July 1911" and "Texas & Pacific Quarterly."
Date: July 1911
Partner: The Grace Museum

Toyah Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24,000
Date: 1970
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
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Toyah Quadrangle

Description: Satellite image topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24,000
Date: 2010
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
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Toyah Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24000
Date: 2013
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
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Toyah Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24000
Date: 1973
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
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