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[Photograph of a Buffalo Killing]

Description: Photograph of a buffalo killing taking place at Staley Place; the buffalo is lying under three large poles and some of the men are working on it with tools. The text on the back of the photo reads: "Buffalo killing at Staley Place Dec 1928 W. S. Burnett center right facing camera."
Date: December 1928
Partner: Haslet Public Library

Interview with Ralph Terry and Gary Player

Description: Interview with Ralph Terry, former New York Yankee baseball player, and Gary Player, a professional golf player. In the interview, Terry discusses his professional baseball career and Player discusses his work as a rancher.
Date: [1984,1991]
Creator: Terry, Ralph; Player, Gary & McCaleb, Gary
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Boy and horses]

Description: Photograph of a standing horse biting the fingers of an unidentified boy with a painful expression. ( *It is uncertain if done as a joke or it was taken at the right moment. ) Another more larger horse is standing behind the boy. The boy is wearing a checkered shirt, jeans, and pair of boots.
Date: 19uu
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections


Description: Patent for a cattle guard consisting of pivoted metal plates, mounted longitudinally on rail ties that rock to an inclined position when stepped on by an animal. The displacement of the plates causes a portion of the plate to come into contact with the foot of the animal, frightening it and preventing the animal from crossing the cattle guard.
Date: October 21, 1913
Creator: Hagan, Francis D.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Girth Connection for Saddletrees.

Description: Patent for a device that connects attaching girth rings to saddletrees. It allows for girth rings to be quickly attached and provides swinging movement.
Date: February 17, 1914
Creator: Schoellkopf, Jacob Frederick
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department


Description: Patent for a horse collar that maximizes strength and minimizes material by addition of a joint.
Date: June 27, 1914
Creator: Schoellkopf, Jacob F.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department


Description: Patent for a live animal trap that uses a trigger and allows for live bait. Wire fabric is used to prevent animals from digging and escaping.
Date: March 3, 1914
Creator: Herring, Henry H.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Photograph of the Witherspoon Ranch]

Description: Photograph of the W. W. Witherspoon ranch in 1900. The people in the front row are, from left to right, unidentified, Lee Wilson, W. W. Witherspoon, unidentified, Dow Mercer, Esca Harrison, Vern Witherspoon, Rollie Lovelace, Frank LaGrand, unidentified, and Claude Witherspoon.
Date: 1900
Partner: Deaf Smith County Library