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Nash Moreno's Auto Repair Service Station

Description: Photograph of the front of Nash Moreno's Auto Repair Service, located at 1005 E. 6th Street in Austin. Mr. Moreno is fifth from the right. The cars are Roy's Taxis. Service men and taxi drivers stand at the front of each of five taxis parked facing the road. Next door is the Casino Bar.
Date: 1936
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Soldiers with Automobile]

Description: Photograph of cavalry soldiers in a field with an automobile and wagons or other vehicles. In the foreground smoke is coming off of a campfire next to the car and several men are gathered together on the far right. In the background soldiers are standing next to and on top of wagons packed with crates partially obscured by smoke or dust in front of them.
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Soldiers With Car]

Description: Photograph of several unidentified cavalry soldiers in front of an automobile in what looks like a garage. In the foreground a man wearing a bathrobe and hat is standing with one hand on his hip and the other arm leaning on a wooden pillar. Behind him two soldiers appear to be working on the car.
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Brownsville, Texas]

Description: Postcard of Brownsville, Texas in 1904. On the left side of the image buildings line a street with trees lining the right. Horse drawn carriages are visible on the street. Handwritten text on back reads "Brownsville, 1904".
Date: 1904
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Plane Above Military Camp]

Description: Postcard of an airplane flying above a military camp. In the foreground on the right two soldiers are standing behind a row of tents with equipment on the ground in front of them and on the left an automobile and a wagon can be seen. In the middle a group of soldiers is looking up at the plane and behind them trees and a building are visible in the background. On the far left there is a row of other vehicles in front of more trees and a text on the front of the photograph reads "Army Life."
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Cavalry Soldiers with Automobile]

Description: Photograph from behind of a crowd of unidentified cavalry soldiers in a field, including several sitting in an automobile, who appear to be watching something in the background. Some men on the far left are sitting on the ground while most others are standing and a tent and trees are partially visible in the background.
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Parade On a City Street]

Description: Photograph of a parade on a city street with crowds watching on both sides and several storefronts visible on the left. In the front are two motorcyclist on either side of an automobile, followed by two men on horseback, and a large group of people wearing light-colored uniforms. On the left a row of American flags are displayed in front of the storefronts and signs for State Bank, Sherman's, Central Light Power, and Turney Drugs can be seen. More crowds and buildings are visible in the background and a handwritten note on the front of the photograph reads "Celebrating 76th Birthday Of C. Hill Sr July 31 1932. Valley Pionier - Founder of Harlingen TEx. Photo by Gardner."
Date: July 31, 1932
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[City Block]

Description: Photograph of a view down a city road with an automobile driving down the road towards the camera in the middle, several large multi-story buildings on the left
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Elizabeth Street in Brownsville, Texas]

Description: Photograph of Elizabeth Street in Brownsville, Texas. Automobiles and horse drawn carriages are pictured in the street with buildings on either side. On the left side of the photo a sign outside a store reads "Willman's Drug Store". Handwritten text on the back reads "1904 or 1905".
Date: 1904/1905
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Soldiers Holding Map]

Description: Postcard of three unidentified cavalry soldiers standing in a field in front of an automobile with a horse partially visible on the right. The man in the middle appears to be looking at a map while the man on the left looks at him and the man on the right faces away from the camera. There is some brush in the foreground and background and a text on the front of the postcard reads "Consulting The Map."
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

[Soldier Wearing Robe]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified young cavalry soldier wearing a bathrobe standing with one hand on his hip and the other resting on a wooden pillar. Behind him two other men and an automobile are visible in the background.
Date: 1915~
Partner: The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

2001: A Texas Folklore Odyssey

Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society "contains a sample of the research that members of the Society were doing at the turn of the millennium as represented at the 1998, 1999, and 2000 meetings." The volume covers "a wide variety of contemporary and historical topics," including baby lore, stories about notable women, stories about food and cooking, information about the Model T Ford, and more (inside front cover). The index begins on page 339.
Date: 2001
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Partner: UNT Press

Signaling Device for Automobiles.

Description: Patent for turn signal device for automobiles that "can be easily and quickly attached to the frame of the usual wind shield" (lines 21-22) and allows driver to operate it without letting go of the steering wheel.
Date: June 25, 1918
Creator: Niissle, Charles J.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Pneumatic-Tire Protector

Description: Patent for an improved pneumatic tire protector. This is a liner "interposed between the inner tube and tire casing to prevent puncture of the inner tube" (p.1 lines 6-8)
Date: March 19, 1918
Creator: Haas, Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Air Intake Device.

Description: Patent for an air intake device for automobiles and other internal combustion engines. Provides novel and improved heated air supply for carburetors during cold weather. Adjustable to admit unheated air in various proportions according to the air temperature and weather.
Date: January 29, 1918
Creator: Hornburg, C.A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Indicating and Testing Apparatus.

Description: Patent for indicating and testing cylinders on multi-cylinder engines (such as gasoline) to show if any are misfiring, have leaking valves or rings, and show that the carburetor is properly adjusted.
Date: May 14, 1918
Creator: Pittman, Mordaunt E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Attachment for Vehicle-Headlights.

Description: Patent for attachment for vehicle headlights. The invention has a deflecting hood for the head light that deflects the light downward, below the line of sight, particularly for oncoming vehicles
Date: March 26, 1918
Creator: Burns, Bessie A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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