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Tool.

Description: Patent for "...a tool embodying certain novel features and details of construction, as hereinafter fully described, illustrated in the drawings, and claimed" (lines 7-10) with illustration and descriptions.
Date: April 27, 1897
Creator: Hutchins, John Pearce
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Improvement in Processes for Destroying Ants.

Description: Patent for a method of destroying ants by digging a pit beside a colony, filling the hole with combustible materials and poisons, placing a pipe through the hole and into the mound, and then setting the pit ablaze.
Date: October 28, 1873
Creator: Dulany, John J. & Dreyer, Henry
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Improvement in Ground-Squirrel Exterminators.

Description: Patent for an "improved apparatus by means of which ground-squirrels and gophers can be destroyed in their holes, conveniently and effectively, and at small expense" (para. 4). The mechanism works by gassing underground vermin with sulphuric fumes.
Date: July 10, 1877
Creator: Dreyer, Henry
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[News Script: Accident]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an accident involving a car and a railroad switch engine.
Date: December 17, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from John C. Brewer to Emma Davis, June 18, 1879]

Description: Letter from John C. Brewer to Emma Davis discussing the ending of his relationship with Miss Genie, finding time off to visit Emma, Emma feeling ill, and John's wishes for Emma to make a hair wreath for him.
Date: June 18, 1879
Creator: Brewer, John C.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of Melvin E. Brewer

[Strunk-Woolsey House, (West facade)]

Description: Photograph of the Strunk-Woolsey House (located at East side Live Oak between Fulton and Pecan) in Oakland, Texas.
Date: August 8, 1979
Creator: London, Kathy
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Obenhaus House, (South facade)]

Description: Photograph of the Obenhaus House (located at North side Washington Street between Live Oak and Gravier) in Oakland, Texas.
Date: August 27, 1979
Creator: London, Kathy
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Hutchins House, (West facade)]

Description: Photograph of the Hutchins House (located at East side Live Oak Street between Washington and Walnut) in Oakland, Texas.
Date: August 8, 1979
Creator: London, Kathy
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Historic Marker Application: Strunk-Woolsey House]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Strunk-Woolsey House, in Oakland, Texas. The materials include the original application, newspaper clippings, and a photograph.
Date: 1962
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Item Type: Text
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Partner: Texas Historical Commission

P.L. 94-171 County Block Map (2010 Census): Colorado County, Inset F01

Description: Inset map for Colorado County, Texas showing detail within a census block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:965.
Date: December 10, 2010
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

2010 Census County Block Map: Colorado County, Inset F01

Description: Inset map for Colorado County, Texas showing detail within a census block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:965.
Date: 2010
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Oakland Quadrangle

Description: Satellite image topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24,000
Date: 2010
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Oakland Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24000
Date: 1967
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Oakland Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24000
Date: 2013
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Oakland Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24000
Date: 1982
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Oakland Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24,000
Date: 1981
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

2010 Census County Block Map: Lavaca County, Block 3

Description: Parent map for Lavaca County, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:19,000.
Date: 2010
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

P.L. 94-171 County Block Map (2010 Census): Fayette County, Block 20

Description: Parent map for Fayette County, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:20,000.
Date: December 14, 2010
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

P.L. 94-171 County Block Map (2010 Census): Lavaca County, Block 3

Description: Parent map for Lavaca County, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:19,000.
Date: December 14, 2010
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

2010 Census County Block Map: Fayette County, Block 20

Description: Parent map for Fayette County, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:20,000.
Date: 2010
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

2000 Census County Block Map: Lavaca County, Block 3

Description: Parent map for Lavaca County, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:24,000.
Date: 2000
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

1990 Census County Block Map (Recreated): Colorado County, Block 12

Description: Parent map for Colorado County, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:20,000.
Date: 1990
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

2010 Census County Block Map: Colorado County, Block 13

Description: Parent map for Colorado County, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:17,000.
Date: 2010
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department