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Sod-Turning Plow

Description: Patent for a plow to turn prairie sod. On the land side the pow has a longer runner which are attached by a cross bar.
Date: May 12, 1902
Creator: Fletcher, William
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Animal-Poke.

Description: Patent for an animal-poke that is "placed over the animal's neck and provided with spurs, whereby the animal is pricked when he attempts to pass a fence or other barrier" (lines 9-12). This invention doesn't prick the animal while it is grazing and is more comfortable to wear than similar animal-pokes.
Date: January 14, 1896
Creator: Dickey, John S.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cultivator Attachment.

Description: Patent for improvement in cultivator attachments by using “a pair of cutting blades or knives adapted to be adjustably connected to the lister-beam after the plow-blades have been removed and after the planting of the field, and these knives are adapted to straddle the center row and to work down to three inches under the surface of the ground, extending half-way to the adjoining row on both sides of said center row, thus absolutely killing all grass, weeds or the like, and turning up just enough dirt to cover the scrub. By thus treating each row in succession a field may be cleared more quickly, more easily, and more thoroughly.” (Lines 15-27) Illustration is included.
Date: February 5, 1907
Creator: Pope, Henry O.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cattle Stanchion

Description: Patent for a cheap and simply constructed cattle stanchions. Illustration included.
Date: July 14, 1903
Creator: {Reck, Emile & Reck, John P.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Claude 1921 Sheet 4

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Claude in Armstrong County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1921
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Claude 1921 Sheet 2

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Claude in Armstrong County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1921
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Claude 1921 Sheet 3

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Claude in Armstrong County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1921
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Claude 1921 Sheet 1

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Claude in Armstrong County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1921
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Worthy School, Claude, Texas]

Description: Photograph of nine female and six male students of various ages in front of the Worthy School in Claude, Texas. The schoolhouse is a square frame building with three windows in one wall and two doors in an adjacent wall. The boys that are seated in front hold a sign which reads "Worthy School, Oct. 17-1912, Claude, Tex. The teacher stands at the center of the group.
Date: October 17, 1912
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum