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[Photograph of Fordson Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of a group of men standing in front of an around an automobile and tractor, which are parked facing each other. The automobile, pictured on the left, has the name "Fordson" on the side. The ground in front of the group is rough and filled with rocks. The photograph is faded at the top, obscuring the background, and the back of the photograph is so worn that the handwritten notes about the photo are barely legible.
Date: 1920
Partner: Patrick Heath Public Library

[Photograph of Street Outside Metropolitan Saloon]

Description: The photograph depicts a large two-story high building with the words "Metropolitan Saloon," painted on the front. A tractor, two wagons packed with furniture, and a buggy drawn by two horses are parked in the street in front of the building. A man in a large hat is walking beside the large wheel of the tractor. A smaller building, sits across a street on the left side of the building.
Date: unknown
Partner: Patrick Heath Public Library

[Photographs of Metropolitan Saloon]

Description: Two photographs, the same image in different sizes, attached to a piece of paper with information about the photos printed on it. The photographs depict a large two-story high building with the words "Metropolitan Saloon," painted on the front. A tractor, two wagons packed with furniture, and a buggy drawn by two horses are parked in the street in front of the building. A man in a large hat is walking beside the large wheel of the tractor. A smaller building, sits across a street on the left side of the building.
Date: unknown
Partner: Patrick Heath Public Library

Harrow Tooth.

Description: Patent for a new and improved harrow-tooth apparatus, which is attached to a tractor during farming. It will not injure the growing plants while still managing to break the crust of the furrow on each side of the row of plants, thus the improvement to the existing machinery allows the furrow crusts to be broken more effectually.
Date: May 13, 1913
Creator: Rutledge, Robert P. & Boland, Randsome, G.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Photograph of Daniel Bros. and W. W. Keeran on Tractor]

Description: Photograph of three men sitting on a large tractor in a gravel lot in front of a small building to the left. The two men on the left are wearing cowboy hats. Other pieces of farm equipment, such as smaller tractors and attachments, with the name, "Oliver," painted on the side. There is a tree in the background with a sign reading, "Oliver: Finest in Farm Machinery," nailed to it.
Date: unknown
Creator: Lawrence, Fred
Partner: Murphy Historical Society Inc.

Driving Mechanism for Tractors

Description: Patent for an invention relating to the engines of tractors that provides "improved transmission gearing for controlling the movements of the machine." (lines 17-18)
Date: August 19, 1913
Creator: Ingram, Joseph D.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[The Peter Pauls Stewart Family Films, No. 6 - Holidays and Community Events]

Description: This home movie documents the daily lives and activities of the Peter Pauls Stewart family including the groundbreaking ceremony for a Dallas building with the Gibralter building in the background (00:00 - 02:07; children painting birdhouses and playing football (02:07 - 04:07); a birthday celebration (04:27 - 06:43), billboards for the Santa Fe railroad service to Dallas (06:43 - 07:07); a Ford Farming building in the snow (07:07 - 11:45); a family vacation to Paradise Valley Country Club in Arizona (11:45 - 15:59); aerial footage (15:59 - 16:25); family members at an airport (16:51 - 17:03); an Easter celebration (17:03 - 20:15); Mr. Stewart boarding the Texas Chief train at the start of Santa Fe's rail road service to Dallas (20:15 - 21:12); a Christmas celebration with presents including a large Ford Tractor toy (22:12 - 03:31); aerial footage (31:30 - 32:04); a new baby coming home from the hospital (32:04 - 34:31; the family boarding a small airplane and sitting in the cockpit (34:31 - 35:58); a baptism (35:58 - 38:14); swimming at home (38:14 - 40:29); a first birthday party (40:29 - 45:45); and the 1956 State Fair of Texas (48:10 - 52:48). Fair footage includes the Stewart Company's Ford Tractor exhibit, "Ford Tractor & Implement Power Pow-Wow," which includes a Native American performance and footage of the new Traiblazer suspended monorail. The film concludes with a youth football game (53:59 - 54:48).
Date: 1955/1956
Creator: Stewart, Peter Pauls
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Partner: UNT Media Library

[The Peter Pauls Stewart Family Films, No. 7 - Vacations and Ford Tractors]

Description: This home movie documents the daily lives and activities of the Peter Pauls Stewart family including a Ford Tractor event and a trip to the Bahamas. The Ford event features a speaker at a podium, signs that read "Win with Ford Farmer's Choice, "Vote the Ford Farm Ticket," and "1956 Sel'Lection Campaign." Members of the audience wave both Confederate and Ford flags (00:00 - 00:35). The family's vacation in the Bahamas begins and ends with footage shot from an airplane and includes the family on a sailboat, at the beach, and at the Emerald Beach Hotel (00:35 - 15:22). The film concludes with brief footage of a mural (15:22 - 15:32) and a new baby at home (15:32 - 17:50).
Date: 1956
Creator: Stewart, Peter Pauls
Partner: UNT Media Library

Piston

Description: The Patent for an improved piston to be used in connection with the cylinders of air brakes. The improvement involves making the removal and replacement of worn out packing material easier.
Date: July 22, 1913
Creator: King, Herbert G.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[The Peter Pauls Stewart Family Films, No. 25 - The State Fair of Texas ]

Description: This home movie documents the daily lives and activities of the Peter Pauls Stewart family including the State Fair of Texas and a Christmas celebration. State Fair footage includes a tractor exhibit with the American premiere of the David Brown 990 Tractor, parade floats, and views of Fair Park shot from a Ferris Wheel.
Date: 1964
Creator: Stewart, Peter Pauls
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Media Library

[The Peter Pauls Stewart Family Films, No. 16 - The State Fair and Vacations]

Description: This home movie documents the daily lives and activities of the Peter Pauls Stewart family including the State Fair of Texas and a family vacation. At the State Fair of Texas, the Stewart family observes a Model "T" Torpedo and Ford Typhoon Tractor at the Ford exhibit (00:00 - 01:24). The family then travels to destinations including France, Egypt, Israel, and Greece. The family rides camels, views the Egyptian Pyramids, observe the Sea of Galilee and Jordan Valley, visit Greek temples, and observe a checkpoint in the German town of Lorelei or Loreley. The home movie concludes with the family returning home and closing credits, "The End," on a suitcase.
Date: 1959~
Creator: Stewart, Peter Pauls
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Media Library

[WBAP-TV Workers at Trade Show]

Description: Photograph of a group of WBAP-TV workers at what appears to be a trade show. Three of the five men wear stetson hats. They gather around a machine, which is situated in front of a booth advertising tractors.
Date: 1968
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[WBAP-TV Journalist Interviewing Man]

Description: Photograph of a WBAP-TV journalist interviewing a man. They stand in front of a small vehicle situated on a table, beneath a sign that reads "Tractors." Both men wear suits, and the reporter wears a stetson hat.
Date: 1968
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Traction-Engine

Description: Patent for a traction engine that has a unique assemblage of the frame and body making it most efficient.
Date: January 13, 1914
Creator: Claitor, Lilburn S. & Mahagan, Ross C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Photograph of Daniel Brothers and W. W. Keeran Working]

Description: Photograph of three men in jumpsuits and work clothes standing around the left side of the open engine of a large tractor. The man on the left, who is wearing a cowboy hat and has a cigar between his lips, is using a screwdriver to work on the pipes inside the tractor. One of the men on the right is also wearing a cowboy hat, while the other man is pointing to something inside the engine. In the background, a sign reading, "Oliver," is nailed to a tree and the metal roof of a building is visible beyond the tractor.
Date: unknown
Creator: Lawrence, Fred
Partner: Murphy Historical Society Inc.

[Newspaper Clipping of Daniel Brothers and Keenan Working on Tractor]

Description: Newspaper clipping with a photograph of three men in jumpsuits and work clothes standing around the left side of the open engine of a large tractor. The man on the left, who is wearing a cowboy hat and has a cigar between his lips, is using a screwdriver to work on the pipes inside the tractor. One of the men on the right is also wearing a cowboy hat, while the other man is pointing to something inside the engine. In the background, a sign reading, "Oliver," is nailed to a tree and the metal roof of a building is visible beyond the tractor. Text at the bottom of the photo identifies the men in the photo, and there are other photographs on the back of the clipping.
Date: unknown
Creator: Lawrence, Fred
Partner: Murphy Historical Society Inc.

[Future Farmer]

Description: Photograph of a young child, sitting on top of a McCormick-Deering tractor and gripping the steering wheel. "Future Farmer" is written beneath the image, as a well as a note stating that this image was chosen for "World's Greatest Pictures" in 1952. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark, HBSS Clark PhotoFile: 0744-501
Date: 19uu
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Pouring sorghum juice through cloth]

Description: Photograph of two men pouring a large metal pail of sweet sorghum juice into a barrel. The liquid is poured through a large piece of fabric to strain out any particulate matter. A third man waits next to an empty barrel to the left. There is a tractor and shrubbery visible in the background of the photo.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections