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W.O. Reves' Grandfather

Description: Elderly man with two books, one probably the Bible. Was believed to be a Methodist minister
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Tarrant County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Tarrant County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:166,667] (5000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1885
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wire-Stretcher

Description: Patent for a wire stretcher for barbed wire or woven wire fences. Illustrations included.
Date: August 7, 1907
Creator: Graham, Bruno
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Improvement in Wheel-Cultivators.

Description: Patent for "a new and useful machine for Plowing"
Date: October 10, 1876
Creator: Hodges, Ludia H.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Indian Artifacts

Description: Indian artifacts, arrowheads, spear points, a bracelet, a cup displayed in glass cases.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Fort Worth Sand and Gravel Company

Description: Fort Worth Sand and Gravel Company, owned by Texas Industries, South of highway 183 and Precinct Line Road
Date: unknown
Creator: Roger Tafel
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

B.Y. Sawyer in a Native American Costume

Description: Studio photograph of B.Y. Sawyer wearing a Native American costume. The outfit has long sleeves, fringe and a large feather headdress. He is holding a knife and a tomahawk is tucked into his belt. A fake backdrop of a window and flowers is behind him. Written on the photograph is, "Uncle B.Y. Sawyer".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Indian Artifacts

Description: Indian artifacts, displayed in glass cases, collected by Mrs. Howell of Grapevine
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Confederate Veterans

Description: Confederate veterans reunion with tents assembled. A sign is posted that reads "Just Old Confederates, Fort Worth, Texas". By one of the tents it says "State Headquarters". Three flags are flying.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Armentrout House

Description: Armentrout House (wood frame). Northwest of Bird's Fort. Built in 1870.
Date: February 3, 1962
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Ambrose Foster

Description: Portrait of Ambrose Foster, one of the early pioneers to Tarrant County. For the Foster genealogy, see Trek to Texas in the Heritage Room collection at TCC Northeast
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room