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Vehicle-Tire.

Description: Patent for "tires such as are used for automobiles and other like vehicles in which it is desirable to absorb the shocks incident to rapid travel over road by means of an inherent resiliency in the tire" (lines 12-16) including illustration.
Date: May 21, 1918
Creator: Pepple, John W.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Tire-Heater.

Description: Patent for an improved tire heater that utilizes gasolene (gasoline) or other liquid hydrocarbon burners to encircle a tire and direct jets of flame at it to quickly heat the tire. The tire heater can adapt to fit tires of different sizes.
Date: June 18, 1918
Creator: Palmero, Louis M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

West Side of Lavaca County Courthouse Square

Description: Photograph of cotton seed being hauled to the oil mill. In the foreground are horses pulling wagons on a dirt road. In the background are buildings on the square with trees along the road. According to accompanying information, this is the opera building under construction and the J.M. Vesmirovsky and Company General Store.
Date: unknown
Partner: Friench Simpson Memorial Library

Commissioner Eilers with Road Drag

Description: Photograph of cattle pulling two men. The cattle are yoked two-by-two. The cattle are doing a road drag to clean up the streets. In the background is a pavilion and a horse drawn carriage. On the back of the photograph is a note that reads, "'Street Cleaning' Dragging the 'streets' around the square."
Date: unknown
Partner: Friench Simpson Memorial Library

[Man by Wagon]

Description: Photograph of an African American man, identified as Uncle Sam Harris, standing by two mules hitched to a wagon. A building is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Street in Business District]

Description: Photograph of a street through the business area of a small town. Several shops and stores, including a meat market, line the sides of the street where horse-drawn wagons with groups of people are traveling.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mugg, Kilo
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

[A wagon in a pond, 4]

Description: Photograph of a wooden wagon in a shallow pond. A dirt road is present directly behind the wagon. Beyond the road, a wooden shed and a crop field can be seen. Mountains and utility poles are visible in the background.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Loading the cart]

Description: Photograph of two men lifting a five gallon lard bucket that was recently filled with sorghum molasses into the back of a wagon. The wagon is lined with hay and is already loaded with eight other containers of molasses.
Date: 194X
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Seated at the sorghum press]

Description: Photograph of a man seated in a chair as he feeds sorghum cane into a horse driven press. There are two men visible in the background of the photo unloading more cane from a mule drawn cart.
Date: 194X
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Unfinished wagon in a yard]

Description: Photograph of an unfinished wagon in a yard of a work shop. The wagon is positioned just right of center in the image, and only has two wooden wheels attached to the base, causing it to lean forward in the ground. A young boy can be seen sitting on a work bench in the background of the image, along with other wheels and scrap material leaning against the work shop.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Unloading sorghum from wagon(2)]

Description: Photograph of a man standing in the back of a mule drawn wagon unloading sorghum cane stalks to a man standing on the ground. There is a press used to extract juice from the cane visible on the right side of the photograph.
Date: 194X
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Unloading sorghum from wagon]

Description: Photograph of a young woman standing in the back of a mule drawn wagon unloading sorghum cane stalks to a man standing on the ground. There is a press used to extract juice from the cane visible on the right side of the photograph.
Date: 194X
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Clip: Cows]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: April 16, 1980, 5:00 p.m.
Duration: 1 minute 49 seconds
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Girls Holding Corn

Description: Postcard of two girls in a rural setting holding several large ears of corn. In the background are several animal-drawn carts secured to what appear to be horses. The girls are identified as, from left to right, Mogie Callaway and Geraldine McCullough
Date: unknown
Partner: Mesquite Public Library

[Clipping: Buggy Advertisement]

Description: Newspaper clipping containing an advertisement for high-grade top buggies and leather grade top buggies. Description, reproduced illustrations, and prices of both models are included in the clipping. The reverse side of the advertisement details shipping costs for the buggies to locations all of the United States and to select locations in Mexico. There are handwritten notes on the front and back of the page.
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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