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[Trading Card: CCC Company 3807(C)]

Description: Trading card issued as part of the Geocache Challenge program for Fort Parker State Park, depicting part of a spillway built across the Navasota River at Fort Parker Lake, with trees and brush on the far bank. The back of the card includes information about the park and the Civilian Conservation Corps.
Date: 2011
Creator: Texas. Parks and Wildlife Department.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Permutation-Lock.

Description: Patent for improvements and simplification of the permutation lock including a latch-bolt slidable case and a tumbler-shaft journaled in a side wall of the case.
Date: July 10, 1906
Creator: Katzenberger, Oscar.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Lock.

Description: Patent for a lock that was invented for house doors, outside doors, inner safe doors, and other similar doors. The lock is simple in construction and easily operatable for the user's efficiency.
Date: September 8, 1903
Creator: Bell, William E. & Brown, Francis W.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Gate.

Description: Patent for the invention of gate which can be opened inward and outward by certain features such as supporting brackets and a spirally grooved shaft that can rotate between brackets.
Date: August 28, 1906
Creator: Gilbert James Madison
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Breakwater.

Description: Patent for improving seawalls to "preserve channels across the bars at the mouths of rivers, creeks, or canals and between bays and gulfs" (lines 6-8), including illustration.
Date: June 7, 1859
Creator: Armour, D. Hillen
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Flood-Gate.

Description: Patent for a flood-gate meant for use in mill-dams, races, and levees. Its intended use is to allow water to come to a certain height, and automatically release water once it gets past that point. When the water returns to a reasonable height, the gate automatically closes.
Date: December 26, 1893
Creator: Dean, Asa
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[News Script: Damsite]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about members of Fort Worth's chamber of commerce discussing the city's future water source.
Date: April 11, 1962
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Dam is bust!]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a private lake near Fort Worth being drained after it was found to be filled with sediment.
Date: October 25, 1963
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Navarro dam]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a new reservoir being constructed on Richland creek.
Date: February 12, 1960
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Dam at Starcke Park]

Description: Photograph of the Guadalupe River flowing over a dam at Max Starcke Park located in Seguin, Texas. A red brick building identified as an abandoned power plant, and a section of the park can be seen in the background.
Date: May 1986
Creator: Streng, Evelyn Fiedler
Location Info:
Partner: Texas Lutheran University

[Snow Covering Dam at Max Starcke Park]

Description: Photograph of a Dam located at Max Starcke Park in Seguin, Texas covered in snow. The photo was taken after the snowfall on January 30th, 1949 and shows trees and part of the park behind the dam covered in snow.
Date: January 30, 1949
Creator: Streng, Evelyn Fiedler
Location Info:
Partner: Texas Lutheran University

[News Script: Flood project bids]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the open bids on the final contract for the Big Fossil Creek floodway. Winning bid went James G. Brown and Stanley Blakney, for straightening the creek bed, building a levee, and creating a sump for draining water not caught in the creek.
Date: November 24, 1964
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections