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[Group Portrait with Judge Roy Bean]

Description: Photograph of a group of men including Judge Roy Bean in Del Rio, Texas. His house, a saloon and courthouse, is visible in the background. It has a sign reading "Jersey Lilly" and another advertising ice cold beer. Two of the men are standing by their bicycles.
Date: unknown
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Oral History Interview with Diana Abrego, July 19, 2016

Description: Diana Abrego talks about being a migrant worker in her early years. She also talks about living in the borderland; being of two worlds, both Mexico & the U.S. She also talks about Del Rio's San Felipe's barrio and the segregation. Some black/brown relations in San Felipe. Being in the brown berets in Del Rio.
Date: July 19, 2016
Creator: Abrego, Diana; Arionus, Steve & Sinta, Vinicio
Partner: TCU Mary Couts Burnett Library

Gate-Hinge.

Description: Patent for improvements in gate hinges, "the object being to provide hinges which will hold the gate in an open position." (Lines 9-10) Includes instructions and illustrations.
Date: December 2, 1891
Creator: Rohrbach, Gabriel
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Turn-Table.

Description: Patent for a turn table that is "used for turning locomotives engines end to end; and the object of [the] invention is to provide a simple lever attachment for an ordinary turn-table, by which one man may easily turn the table and its load, and also to arrange the lever mechanism so that it may be easily locked in place when not in use and will not be likely to get out of order" (lines 8-16).
Date: March 27, 1894
Creator: Rohrbach, Gabriel
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Gate-Latch.

Description: Patent for a simple, durable, and easy to use gate-latch for swinging gates in which the lock latches move vertically. The latch is on the gate, and a catch is mounted on the post.
Date: June 5, 1894
Creator: Rohrbach, Gabriel
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Gate Latch.

Description: Patent for a new and improved gate latch. This design consists in "[a] gate-latch comprising a slotted-sleeve, a pivoted and spring-actuated latch-plate, and a bolt mounted to turn in the latch-plate and extend through the sleeve, and provided with a transverse pin" (lines 98-102).
Date: August 5, 1890
Creator: Rohrbach, Gabriel
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Picture Hanger

Description: Patent for a new picture frame with adjustable hanger. Patent for "a new and improved picture frame with an attached hanger to support the top and bottom of the frame at any desire angle" (lines 14-19) including instructions and illustrations. Patent for a new picture frame hanger design, including illustrations.
Date: January 3, 1893
Creator: Hymans, Joseph
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Photograph of Group Outside Church]

Description: Photograph of a group of men, women, and children standing outside an unnamed church. The people are dressed in Sunday attire. The church behind them has gray walls and pointed arches above the windows and doors. On the right, above the main door is a steeple. Bushes are scattered around the lawn of the building and a white, iron fence surrounds the lawn.
Date: unknown
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Photograph of Group Outside Church]

Description: Photograph of a group of men, women, and children standing in front of the main entryway of an unnamed church. The people are dressed in Sunday attire. The building behind them has gray walls and pointed arches above the windows and doors. In front of the group is a gray, decorative wall upon which two boys are sitting.
Date: unknown
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Photograph of Group Outside Church]

Description: Photograph of a group of men, women, and children standing outside the main entryway of an unnamed church. The people are dressed in Sunday attire. The building behind them has gray walls and pointed arches above the windows and doors. To the right and in front of the group is a gray, decorative wall upon which several are sitting. Trees are visible in the distant background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Photograph of Group Outside Church]

Description: Photograph of a group of men, women, and children standing next to an unnamed church. The people are dressed in Sunday attire. The church on their right has gray walls. To the left of the group is a low gray wall upon which two of the girls are sitting. Further left, automobiles are parked on the side of the street.
Date: unknown
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Photograph of Manse]

Description: Photograph of a manse for an unidentified clergy member of an unnamed church. The house has gray plaster walls with white wood trim around the windows and door. In front of the house, a tree is planted in the yard on the left and a car is parked on the right. In the foreground, two men are walking on the street. They are dressed in suit and ties.
Date: unknown
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[People Attending Church in Del Rio]

Description: Photograph of a group of people entering a church in Del Rio, Texas. There are two automobiles parked outside the church, one at the front of the building (on the left side of the image), and one at the side (in the front of the image). There are buildings and trees on either side of the church and a lamppost on the street in the foreground. Handwritten text on the back of the photograph says "The church, Del Rio Mex."
Date: unknown
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[People and a Car Outside of a Church in Del Rio]

Description: Photograph of a group of people in the back of church in Del Rio, Texas. The group of people are surrounded by large concrete bricks, and the church appears to be under construction. There is a car parked at the side of the church in the foreground of the image. A handwritten note that reads "Del Rio" is visible on the back of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Group of People at a Construction Site]

Description: Photograph of a group of people in front of a church under construction. There is a half-built brick wall behind the group, on which four of the children are standing on. There are stacks of concrete bricks in front of and beside the group. The men are dressed in suits and the women are wearing sunday dresses. There are trees and shrubs in the background behind the building. Handwriting is visible on the back of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[The Annex Under Construction #1]

Description: Photograph of a group of people standing in front of a church under construction. Behind the group there is a half-built brick wall on which some of the children are standing on. Stacks of large concrete bricks surround the people, mostly in the foreground. The men are dressed in suits and the women are wearing sunday dresses. Handwriting is visible on the back of the photograph; it reads "The Annex under construction" and "Del Rio Annex".
Date: unknown
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Ladder Against the Del Rio Annex]

Description: Photograph of the back of the Del Rio Annex. There is a ladder propped up against the building. Piles of large concrete bricks and construction debris are scattered around the building. There is a bicycle with a basket cut off in the foreground. The back of the photo has visible handwriting that reads "Del Rio annex."
Date: unknown
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Two Boys on the Roof of the Del Rio Annex]

Description: Photograph of two children (identified as 12 year old Benjamĺn and 6 year old Davĺd) standing side by side on the roof of the Del Rio Annex. Benjamin is holding a bucket in his left hand. In the foreground there is a wooden railing as well as some trees and shrubs. There is a man doing labor work next to the annex. On the back of the photograph there is a note handwritten in Spanish. It reads: "Aquí se ven dos niños, Benjamĺn de 12 y Davĺd de 6 años. Davĺd se resbaló de la parte de arriba del techo y se vino rodondo hacia abajo, pero a los dos terceras partes del techo se delubo, se levantó y levantó en brazo derecho con la brocha con que pinta-ra y gritó y dijo "Soy puro hombre". él luchó bastante rasqui-nando el techo para dete-nerse, lo que consĺguró Dios lo salvó de caer ó tal vez de haberse matado. (Ello pintaron von el (illegible)"
Date: unknown
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Building in Front of the Del Rio Annex]

Description: Photograph of five men building alongside the road in front of the Del Rio Annex. The men are wearing jeans and button down shirts. One man is bent over working on a wagon wheel, while another man watches him with his hands on his hips. There are wooden planks along the road and leading up to the annex. Trees and a house surround the annex on both sides. Visible handwriting on the back of the photograph reads "Del Rio".
Date: unknown
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

Swinging Gate.

Description: Patent for a swinging gate that consists of a supporting post, a gate, a hinge that connects the gate to the post, a rear bar, a hinge lever that connects the rear gate bar to the supporting post, an operating lever, cords or chains that connect the lever and the hinge lever, and a latching mechanism.
Date: April 25, 1893
Creator: Rohrbach, Gabriel
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Triangle for Billiard-Balls.

Description: Patent for an improved triangle for billiard balls that consists of sides, movable doors on the bottom edge, a fixed guide on the side of the triangle, and springs to hold the doors.
Date: July 11, 1893
Creator: Rohrbach, Gabriel
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Billiard-Ball Holder.

Description: Patent for a simple billiard-ball holder that is meant to "provide a means for holding the balls when not in use, so that they will not fall out of the holder to the floor, and means to provide for the tilting of the holder out of line, so that the balls will roll to the opposite end, and out of the opening into the triangle, thereby saving a good part of the time in taking the balls out of the holder" (lines 20-27).
Date: July 11, 1893
Creator: Rohrbach, Gabriel
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Combined Car and Air-Brake Coupling.

Description: Patent for a simple, practical, and easy to use car coupling and in air brake coupling that automatically couples cars together. It can be easily uncoupled from the top or sides of cars. When it couples, it also connects the cars' air pipes together.
Date: November 14, 1893
Creator: Rohrbach, Gabriel
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department