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Power Plow

Description: Patent for a plow "operated by power, such as traction-engines, with which such plows may be readily connected, and which are usually so constructed as to conveniently transmit motion to the operating mechanism of the plow." (line 8-12)
Date: September 22, 1902
Creator: Parker, John L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Acetylene-Gas Generator.

Description: Patent for improving an Acetylene-Gas Generator. To eliminate a check valve between the generator and the gasometer, this will purify the gas and keep siphoning off of water from occurring.
Date: September 8, 1903
Creator: Gribble, William A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Framing-Tool

Description: Patent for a framing tool designed to ease the laying of "rafters, stair carriages and the like" (lines 14-15). The tool assists in measuring proper "dimensions of cuts to be made in timber to accomplish desired construction" (lines 19-20).
Date: September 26, 1911
Creator: Whitlock, John N.
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[Old Trixie]

Description: Photograph of a dog, named Old Trixie, standing in an open doorway. Two women and a baby appear in the background. On the right are cases of bottled 7-Up and other soft drinks.
Date: 1947
Partner: Private Collection of Bouncer Goin

[Peanut Dryer]

Description: Photograph of a peanut drying facility next to railroad tracks. According to the U.S. Census of Agriculture, Denton county had 3,947 acres planted in peanuts in 1992.
Date: 1990
Partner: Private Collection of Bouncer Goin

[The Mullins Hotel]

Description: Photograph of men and women standing on first and second level porches of the Mullins Hotel. Children stand in the front yard. Decorative woodwork is featured on the gable and lightning rods with weather vanes are on the roof of the building.
Date: 1900~
Partner: Private Collection of Bouncer Goin

[Downtown Aubrey, 1972]

Description: Photograph of a wide angle view of downtown Aubrey, Texas, showing cars and pickup trucks parked in front of Gordon's; Jackie's Hardware; and Pettit's Dry Goods, Notions, Groceries, and Meats.
Date: 1972
Creator: Harmon, Joyce
Partner: Private Collection of Bouncer Goin