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Map of Limestone County

Description: Map of Limestone County, Texas including the Prairies and Lakes region.
Date: February 1877
Creator: Blau, F. G.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Uvalde County

Description: Cadastral map of Uvalde County, Texas in the Hill Country region. Some boundaries and notes are marked in color. Several features are noted, including the location of an old silver mine. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: May 1862
Creator: Reichel, Robert
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Zavala County

Description: Cadastral map of Zavala County, Texas in the South Texas Plains region. Some bodies of water and boundaries are marked in color. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1862
Creator: Reichel, Robert
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Parker County

Description: Cadastral map of Parker County, Texas in the Prairies and Lakes region. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: April 1860
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Fayette County

Description: Map of the Prairies and Lakes region covering Fayette County, Texas. The road to Washington, Texas is marked on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: October 24, 1865
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Dallas County

Description: Map of the Prairies and Lakes region covering Dallas County, Texas. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: April 10, 1861
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Milam County

Description: Map of Milam County, Texas, including the Prairies and Lakes region. The center of Milam County is marked on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: June 1873
Creator: Lucas, A. L. & Lungkwitz, Herman
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Burleson County

Description: Cadastral map of Burleson County, Texas in the Prairies and Lakes region. Several parts of the map are outlined in color. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: November 1867
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Burleson County

Description: Cadastral map of Burleson County and part of Lee County in the Prairies and Lakes region in Texas. A portion of the information in the Lee County segment is a handwritten addition to the original map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1867
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Cotton and Corn Planter.

Description: Patent for a new and improved seed planter. This design "features . . . first, reciprocating forked seed pushers or plungers attached to a sliding frame and operating alternately to deliver the seed through a covered opening in the bottom of the hopper, whence it passes into the furrow; second, an intermittently-rotating shaft arranged in the seed-hopper and provided with spiral or oblique arms for agitating the seed and feeding it toward the discharge opening" (lines 15-24).
Date: January 24, 1882
Creator: Turley, James M.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Pocket Hanger for Hats and Coats.

Description: Patent for a new and improved portable hat- and coat-hanger. This design utilizes two metal hooks, each of which fold into a metal handle, so that one hangs from a surface while the other hangs an article of clothing. One hook should be sharp enough to engage with a wall, while the other need not be sharp to hang an article from the back of a chair or pew.
Date: February 14, 1882
Creator: McDonald, Thomas
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department