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Map of Johnstons' Subdivision of Lot Number 2, Block Number 205

Description: Map of Johnstons' Subdivision in the city of Abilene, Texas bordered by Osage Street. The block is divided into numbered segments showing property divisions. There is a legal note to the left of the map that certifies the authenticity of the map. Scale 1:1,200.
Date: unknown
Creator: Goolsby, R. & Nash, P. E.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

P.K. Williams Nash Company

Description: Exterior view of P.K. Williams Nash dealership which was located at 200 Congress Avenue.
Date: September 10, 1953
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Mosquito Bar Frame.

Description: Patent for a new and improved mosquito netting. This design "relates to mosquito-bar frames, and its object is to provide a device possessing superior advantages in point of simplicity, inexpensiveness, ease of adjustment, and general efficiency" (lines 9-13).
Date: October 16, 1883
Creator: Williams, Gilbert L.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

File.

Description: Patent for a new and improved file. This design "consists in the improved construction and combination of parts of a file having its teeth cut to extend half-way across the face from each edge and at an angle to each other, and having a longitudinal groove in the middle of each face" (lines 22-27).
Date: November 2, 1886
Creator: Custer, George
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Type Writing Machine.

Description: Patent for a type writing machine that is small and portable, including illustrations.
Date: December 30, 1890
Creator: Depuy, Gilbert L.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Saddle Jack.

Description: Patent for a new and improved saddle-jack. This design consists in "the combination, with a support, of a post having a hollow trunnion and carrying a saddle-tree support on its upper end, and a bolt passing through the hollow trunnion and carrying hooks on its upper end for engaging a saddle-tree to hold it on its support" (lines 84-90).
Date: April 1, 1890
Creator: Garrett, Richard
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Railway-Joint.

Description: Patent for a railway-joint in which "the chairs at the sides of the rails have a dovetail connection with a connecting block or tie extending through the webs of the rails" (lines 9-12). The invention has an improved construction, can be adjusted, and can be laterally removed from the rails.
Date: August 8, 1893
Creator: Brown, John S.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cotton-Cupper

Description: Patent for improvements in the type of equipment known as cotton cupers.
Date: October 1, 1889
Creator: Wilder, Theodore C. & Wilder, Atwood, E.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Wire Stretching Implement

Description: Patent for a wire stretching implement. Illustrations included.
Date: January 14, 1903
Creator: Smith, Isaac
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Drag Saw

Description: Patent for a drag saw. Illustrations included.
Date: July 11, 1904
Creator: Thompson, Everett Edward
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The Dallas Journal, Volume 48, 2002

Description: Annual publication containing genealogical information about families in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding area, including family histories, lists of records (births, deaths, registration, etc.), correspondence, and and other documentation. Name index begins on page 151.
Date: June 2002
Creator: Dallas Genealogical Society
Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society

Vehicle-Spring

Description: Patent for the "improved construction of elliptical steel springs" (lines 7-8) in "carriage and car springs" (line 5) including instructions and illustration.
Date: June 22, 1880
Creator: Custer, George
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Letters Mailed to Jack Ruby at Dallas County Jail]

Description: Poor quality photocopies of letters which were sent to Jack Ruby during his time at Dallas County Jail. The letters were written by citizens, many of whom express an interest in his well-being and spirituality.
Date: 1964~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 3746, Chapter 850

Description: Bill introduced by the Texas House of Representatives relating to investigations of certain offenses involving the Internet-based sexual exploitation of a minor; creating the Internet crimes against children account to support those activities.
Date: June 17, 2011
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department