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Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. James Burdett, cause no. 306, 1853

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. James Burdett,accused of betting at Rondeau, filed between March 12, 1853 and October 30, 1854. Documents include a subpoena, bill of indictment grand jury foreman M.C. Hamilton, appearance bond, an alias capias, and arrest warrant.
Date: 1853
Creator: Brown, Frank
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Travis County District Clerk’s Office

Quilted potholder

Description: Square potholder with a quilt pattern, pieced from several different patterned fabrics, made by Frank T. Brown, Clinton, Mass.
Date: unknown
Creator: Brown, Frank T.
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Apparatus for Boring Artesian Wells.

Description: Patent for an improved and simple apparatus for boring wells that is easily adjustable. The drill head will stay intact in most drilling situations with this apparatus.
Date: February 28, 1893
Creator: Brown, Frank O.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Apparatus for Boring Artesian Wells.

Description: Patent for a new and improved artesian-well borer. This design "has for its object to furnish a combination tool which will wear or cut the harder grades or rock frequently met with in boring wells of this class, and also to furnish a tool which will be harder than the common steel too or auger, thereby dispensing with the necessity of taking out and sharpening" (lines 13-20). It consists in "[a] fluted hemispherical mass of corundum for boring Artesian wells, said mass being provided with cutting-edges which extend from the apex to the base, [and] a metallic core embedded within the mass" (lines 16-20).
Date: April 5, 1892
Creator: Brown, Frank O.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Thomas Elgin, Owen Adkins, John Wooldridge, John Haynie, cause no. 367, 1853

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Thomas Elgin, Owen Adkins, John Wooldridge, John Haynie, accused of Disturbing Religious Worship, filed between September 9, 1853 and November 14, 1854. Documents include a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman Thomas A. Washington, subpoenas, appearance bonds, arrest warrants, a charge to the jury, a witness fee, and alias capias.
Date: 1853
Creator: Costley, John M. & Brown, Frank
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Travis County District Clerk’s Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. George W. Scott, cause no. 363,1853

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. George W. Scott, accused of betting at Kino, filed between September 9, 1853 and September 12, 1853. Documents include a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman Thomas A. Washington, subpoenas, and a charge.
Date: 1853
Creator: Costley, John M. & Brown, Frank
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Travis County District Clerk’s Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Gray Clements, cause no. 366, 1853

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Gray Clements, accused of Assault with Intent to Kill, filed between September 12, 1853 and November 14, 1854. Documents include a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman Thomas A. Washington, subpoenas, an appearance bond, an arrest warrant, and witness fees.
Date: 1853
Creator: Costley, John M. & Brown, Frank
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Travis County District Clerk’s Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Perry Grumbles, Augustus Fore, Gray Clements, Henry Vine, and "John", cause no. 365, 1853

Description: Documents related to the case of Perry Grumbles, Augustus Fore, Gray Clements, Henry Vine, and "John", accused of Murder, filed between September 12, 1853 and November 11, 1854. Documents include a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman Thomas A. Washington, subpoenas, recognizances, an alias capias, arrest warrants, attachments, an affidavit, venire facias, a special venire, and a motion for continuance.
Date: 1853
Creator: Costley, John M. & Brown, Frank
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Travis County District Clerk’s Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Charles Westmoreland, cause no. 314, 1853

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Charles Westmoreland, accused of betting at Rondeau, filed between March 12, 1853 and August 28, 1854. Documents include a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman M.C. Hamilton and an alias capias.
Date: 1853
Creator: Costley, John M. & Brown, Frank
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Travis County District Clerk’s Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Benjamin F. Hill, cause no. 312, 1853

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Benjamin F. Hill, accused of betting at Rondeau, filed between March 12, 1853 and October 30, 1854. Documents include a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman M.C. Hamilton, an alias capias, and a subpoena.
Date: 1853
Creator: Costley, John M. & Brown, Frank
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Travis County District Clerk’s Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Andrew Yager, cause no. 374, 1853

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Andrew Yager, accused of branding cattle other than his own, filed between September 12, 1853 and November 9, 1854. Documents include a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman Thomas A. Washington, an appearance bond, a subpoena, an alias capias, an arrest warrant, and an affidavit.
Date: 1853
Creator: Costley, John M. & Brown, Frank
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Travis County District Clerk’s Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Gray Clements, cause no. 372, 1853

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Gray Clements, accused of betting at an unknown card game, filed between September 12, 1853 and May 24, 1855. Documents include a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman Thomas A. Washington, an appearance bond, an arrest warrant, and subpoenas.
Date: 1853
Creator: Costley, John M. & Brown, Frank
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Travis County District Clerk’s Office

Car-Brake.

Description: Patent for Car brake. Improvements in street car brake system which is based on the concept of physical force applied on the fender or apron which in turn forces the shoe on the rim.
Date: July 15, 1902
Creator: Brown, Frank O. & Moore, Edward T.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department