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Ensilage-Cutting Machine.

Description: Patent for ensilage-cutting that will efficiently cut corn and other rough feed. It can be driven clockwise of anti-clockwise, can discharge the cut feed at different points, and has few parts. There are no cogs or gears to catch the operator's clothing.
Date: November 20, 1917
Creator: Sinclair, William
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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[News Clip: Railroad Cars]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: July 26, 1978, 10:00 p.m.
Duration: 1 minute 52 seconds
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Clip: Gardening]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: June 4, 1979, 6:00 p.m.
Duration: 1 minute 24 seconds
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Harvesting corn]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified man cutting corn stalk after it has died. In the image, the man is holding a large amount of stalk in his left while cutting one down with a large knife. More stalks fill the frame behind the man.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Corn crib]

Description: Photograph of a young woman standing at the gate opening to a corn field. In the image, the unidentified girl is wearing a large hat leaning against the gate door while holding a rack. The fields of corn are being harvested for the next season, homes and large trees can be seen beyond the fields.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Clip: Harvest Festival]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: September 17, 1978, 4:30 p.m.
Duration: 1 minute 47 seconds
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Man de-kerneling corn with a young boy]

Description: Photograph of a man de-kerneling corn with a young boy. The man and boy sit on the left side of the image and de-kernel the corn into a large bucket full of kernels between them. To their right is a pile of corn waiting to be de-kerneled, and tall wooden fencing make up the background.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Pulling dead corn stalk]

Description: Photograph of a man pulling dead corn stalk from the ground. In the image the unidentified man holds multiple stalks in one hand while his other armed in raised to slice another stalk down.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Farmhouse]

Description: Photograph of a large farmhouse. In the image, the farmhouse is made of wood planks and a shingled roof with a tree in front of it and a wood fence along the side. Piles of corn stalks as tall as the walls of the farmhouse line up along side it.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Corn]

Description: Photograph of a man twisting corn off the stalk. In the image, another man stands behind him pulling from another stalk, both men are wearing overalls with long-sleeved button-ups and hats.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Corn stalk tops]

Description: Photograph of corn stalks. In the image, the corn on the very top of the stalks have not been picked yet. A utility pole can be seen in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Cutting corn stalks]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified man cutting corn stalk. In the image, the man hold a large grouping of stalk with his left arm while cutting them down with a large knife.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David W. Fentress, September 28, 1865]

Description: Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David discussing news from Bolivar, Tennessee and it includes: a discussion regarding finance; news concerning the financial situations of family; a dialogue regarding crops to be planted and animals to be raised; news about Frank becoming Chancery Clerk and his plans to study law; news about Kate and her portion of the family's land which will be farmed on a small scale between Frank, Maud, and Kate; financial advice from Maud and news about a real estate transaction in Bolivar; a discussion about the state of society in Bolivar; a dialogue about David moving; updates on the lives and health of family and friends; a discussion about endeavoring to be a pious christian; and a dialogue concerning David's debt to Maud.
Date: September 28, 1865
Creator: Fentress, Maud C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, May 19, 1864]

Description: Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara in which he recounts his participation in a battle that took place before May 19, 1864. He writes about the successes and set backs. He writes of the soldiers killed, wounded and missing. He says that some of the soldiers who died were accused of smelling of Louisiana rum. He ends the letter with news of his health and the health of friends.
Date: May 19, 1864
Creator: Fentress, David
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David W.Fentress - June 1860]

Description: Letter from Maud Fentress to her son David in which she commiserates with him on the heavy rains he has received in Texas. She plans to send David jelly and canned fruit. She states that other members of the family wish to move to Texas. She tells David that Frank wishes to make up with him and possibly move to Texas. She updates David on news about friends and family.
Date: June 1860
Creator: Fentress, Maud C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Seed-Planter.

Description: Patent for a seed-planter, with illustrations. The "invention relates to an improved seed-planter, adapted to be attached to and operated in connection with any ordinary plow for planting wheat, corn, cotton, or other seed (line 25-28).
Date: December 19, 1882
Creator: Brown, William A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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