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Fan Attachment.

Description: Patent for an automatic fan that attaches to a rocking chair or cradle and rotates as the chair or cradle rocks. Includes instructions and illustrations.
Date: October 12, 1897
Creator: Bailey, Israel S.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Motor.

Description: Patent for a new and improved motor. This design consists in "[t]he combination, of a clock-work mechanism, of the spring-shaft, the screw geared thereto, whereby the said screw will be rotated simultaneously with the spring-shaft, the friction-drum, and the brake-bar bearing on the said drum and engaging the screw" (lines 90-95).
Date: August 24, 1886
Creator: Roberts, Robert Edward Lee
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Windmill without blades]

Description: Photograph of the windmill at Brookhaven College. There is no top on the windmill. The photograph has buildings on either side and the Brookhaven flag is visible to the right.
Date: 1979
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Brookhaven from distance with topless windmill]

Description: Photograph of Brookhaven College taken from a distance. Entire college is visible. The windmill base if prominent in the center of the campus. The top is not on the windmill. It appears the campus is nearly completed.
Date: 1978
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Facing North with windmill]

Description: Color photograph of Brookhaven College. The windmill does not have the top on yet. The photo was taken from the South of the campus.
Date: 1979
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Farmers Branch, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the Farmers Branch, Texas fire department. The shield-shaped patch has a dark blue background with white edging and lettering. "Farmers Branch Fire Department" is written around the patch on either side of "DF." A blue and green B logo appears at the bottom.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Mayor of Farmers Branch John Dodd]

Description: Black and white photograph of persons standing and seated at Brookhaven College function. The Mayor of Farmers Branch, Mr. Dodd is the man with suit and tie on the right, his wife Betty is next to him. He has three balloons behind his head. Assistant City Manager of Farmers Branch John Burke is seated at front table on the left with glasses. Mr. Dodd and his wife are walking toward camera.
Date: 1978
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Construction with white pickup]

Description: Color slide of Brookhaven College construction site. Unidentified building with scaffolding. A white pickup truck is visible to the right. No landscaping. The building has a angular roofline.
Date: 1978
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Between buildings facing North with windmill]

Description: Photograph of the top of windmill structure. There are three students in the photograph. There is a wide sidewalk and buildings block the base of the windmill structure.
Date: 1979
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Deon Holt]

Description: Black and white portrait of Deon Holt. He is wearing a plaid jacket, white shirt, and solid colored tie. He has on glasses. Deon Holt was the first Brookhaven College president. His hands are crossed to the side.
Date: 1977
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Deon Holt and First Brookhaven Student]

Description: Black and white photograph of Deon Holt on the left and the first enrollee of Brookhaven College. It looks like it's at the dedication of the college. They are uncovering a plaque.
Date: 1978
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Protester holding a sign, "Is the city of Farmers Branch racist?"]

Description: A protester holds a sign asking the question, "Is the city of Farmers Branch racist?" Inmigrantes piden despido de concejal y representación política. Farmers Branch (Texas), 26 ago (EFE). Unas 300 personas protestaron hoy en esta ciudad para exigir al gobierno municipal que despida al concejal que propuso que el inglés sea el idioma oficial y que se sancione a quienes den trabajo a indocumentados. Immigrants ask for dismissal of councilman and political representation. Farmers Branch (Texas), August 26 (EFE). Some 300 persons protested today in this city to demand of the municipal government that it dismiss the councilman who proposed that English be the official language and that those who give employment to undocumented aliens be sanctioned.
Date: August 26, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Two women holding protest signs, "We are all humans," and "Mexico me, Mayflower you"]

Description: Two women hold protest signs that say, "We are all humans" and "Me, Mexico; You Mayflower." Inmigrantes piden despido de concejal y representación política. Farmers Branch (Texas), 26 ago (EFE). Unas 300 personas protestaron hoy en esta ciudad para exigir al gobierno municipal que despida al concejal que propuso que el inglés sea el idioma oficial y que se sancione a quienes den trabajo a indocumentados. Immigrants ask for dismissal of councilman and political representation. Farmers Branch (Texas), August 26 (EFE). Some 300 persons protested today in this city to demand of the municipal government that it dismiss the councilman who proposed that English be the official language and that those who give employment to undocumented aliens be sanctioned.
Date: August 26, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Hector Flores speaking behind seal for City of Farmers Branch]

Description: Hector Flores has served as National President of the League of United Latin American Citizens, Director of Recruitment and Retention for the Dallas Independent School District, and an Equal Opportunity Specialist for the Office of Civil Rights within the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare. In this photo, he is speaking to a crowd while standing behind a large seal for the City of Farmers Branch.
Date: August 26, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Group of people talking]

Description: A group of people stand together talking. Inmigrantes piden despido de concejal y representación política. Farmers Branch (Texas), 26 ago (EFE). Unas 300 personas protestaron hoy en esta ciudad para exigir al gobierno municipal que despida al concejal que propuso que el inglés sea el idioma oficial y que se sancione a quienes den trabajo a indocumentados. Immigrants ask for dismissal of councilman and political representation. Farmers Branch (Texas), August 26 (EFE). Some 300 persons protested today in this city to demand of the municipal government that it dismiss the councilman who proposed that English be the official language and that those who give employment to undocumented aliens be sanctioned.
Date: August 26, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Little boy at the protest]

Description: This photo shows a little boy at the immigration march, standing near an adult. Inmigrantes piden despido de concejal y representación política. Farmers Branch (Texas), 26 ago (EFE). Unas 300 personas protestaron hoy en esta ciudad para exigir al gobierno municipal que despida al concejal que propuso que el inglés sea el idioma oficial y que se sancione a quienes den trabajo a indocumentados. Immigrants ask for dismissal of councilman and political representation. Farmers Branch (Texas), August 26 (EFE). Some 300 persons protested today in this city to demand of the municipal government that it dismiss the councilman who proposed that English be the official language and that those who give employment to undocumented aliens be sanctioned.
Date: August 26, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Man in a hat with a microphone addressing the crowd ]

Description: A man in a hat addresses the crowd. Inmigrantes piden despido de concejal y representación política. Farmers Branch (Texas), 26 ago (EFE). Unas 300 personas protestaron hoy en esta ciudad para exigir al gobierno municipal que despida al concejal que propuso que el inglés sea el idioma oficial y que se sancione a quienes den trabajo a indocumentados. Immigrants ask for dismissal of councilman and political representation. Farmers Branch (Texas), August 26 (EFE). Some 300 persons protested today in this city to demand of the municipal government that it dismiss the councilman who proposed that English be the official language and that those who give employment to undocumented aliens be sanctioned.
Date: August 26, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Man in a hat listening to a man shouting into a microphone]

Description: A man made a speech at the march. Inmigrantes piden despido de concejal y representación política. Farmers Branch (Texas), 26 ago (EFE). Unas 300 personas protestaron hoy en esta ciudad para exigir al gobierno municipal que despida al concejal que propuso que el inglés sea el idioma oficial y que se sancione a quienes den trabajo a indocumentados. Immigrants ask for dismissal of councilman and political representation. Farmers Branch (Texas), August 26 (EFE). Some 300 persons protested today in this city to demand of the municipal government that it dismiss the councilman who proposed that English be the official language and that those who give employment to undocumented aliens be sanctioned.
Date: August 26, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Man in a hat with a microphone addressing the crowd ]

Description: A man in a hat addresses the crowd. Inmigrantes piden despido de concejal y representación política. Farmers Branch (Texas), 26 ago (EFE). Unas 300 personas protestaron hoy en esta ciudad para exigir al gobierno municipal que despida al concejal que propuso que el inglés sea el idioma oficial y que se sancione a quienes den trabajo a indocumentados. Immigrants ask for dismissal of councilman and political representation. Farmers Branch (Texas), August 26 (EFE). Some 300 persons protested today in this city to demand of the municipal government that it dismiss the councilman who proposed that English be the official language and that those who give employment to undocumented aliens be sanctioned.
Date: August 26, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Anti-immigration protesters with a flag and a sign marching past a police car]

Description: These protesters are marching past a Farmers Branch police car. Inmigrantes piden despido de concejal y representación política. Farmers Branch (Texas), 26 ago (EFE). Unas 300 personas protestaron hoy en esta ciudad para exigir al gobierno municipal que despida al concejal que propuso que el inglés sea el idioma oficial y que se sancione a quienes den trabajo a indocumentados. Immigrants ask for dismissal of councilman and political representation. Farmers Branch (Texas), August 26 (EFE). Some 300 persons protested today in this city to demand of the municipal government that it dismiss the councilman who proposed that English be the official language and that those who give employment to undocumented aliens be sanctioned.
Date: August 26, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Close up photo of a protester in a hat]

Description: This photo is a close-up view of one protester. Inmigrantes piden despido de concejal y representación política. Farmers Branch (Texas), 26 ago (EFE). Unas 300 personas protestaron hoy en esta ciudad para exigir al gobierno municipal que despida al concejal que propuso que el inglés sea el idioma oficial y que se sancione a quienes den trabajo a indocumentados. Immigrants ask for dismissal of councilman and political representation. Farmers Branch (Texas), August 26 (EFE). Some 300 persons protested today in this city to demand of the municipal government that it dismiss the councilman who proposed that English be the official language and that those who give employment to undocumented aliens be sanctioned.
Date: August 26, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections