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[Clarendon school classroom]

Description: Photograph of students in a classroom at the school in Clarendon, Texas. Most of the students are seated at desks, with a group of nine boys standing at the rear. An adult male is also standing at the rear of the class. The boy standing fifth from the left is identified as Harold Bugbee.
Date: [191u]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

Cattle-Holder.

Description: Patent for a cattle-holder, which provides the "novel means for confining cattle and holding them in an upright position against movement" (Lines 14-16).
Date: May 13, 1902
Creator: Terrell, Joseph E.; Terrell, William. & Montgomery, Franklin M.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Car-Replacer.

Description: Patent for "car-replacers or wrecking-frogs employed for guiding the wheels of a derailed car or locomotive to the rails." (Lines 7-10) Includes instructions and illustrations.
Date: February 11, 1896
Creator: Hawkins, Robert B.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Balanced-Valve Testing and Locking Device.

Description: Patent for "a simple testing and locking device for balanced valves of locomotives, the testing device being so placed with relation to the valve that it may be accurately determined whether the valve on one or the other side of the engine is leaking without removing the outer plates form the valve-casing or removing the covers from the steam-chest." (Lines 8-16) Includes instructions and illustrations.
Date: June 15, 1897
Creator: Sadler, James Alexander
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Clinometer or Slope Measurer.

Description: Patent for a new and improved clinometer. This design "is to provide a simple and inexpensive device for taking measurements in prismoidal formula and to avoid the calculation of the triangle and enable the slope to be readily written from the instrument" (lines 16-21). It "compris[es] the square composed of the stationary short bar or arm and the stationary long bar or arm rigidly secured to one side of the short arm or bar and provided on its face with a spirit-level and having a scale of graduations of which the length of the short bar or arm is the unit, the curved brace connecting the said parts" (lines 60-68).
Date: January 6, 1891
Creator: Parks, James Harvey
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Tire-Heater.

Description: Patent for improvements in tire-heater by using a tire box with a number of horizontal bars, tires are placed “into the front of the box and moved into correct position upon the horizontal bars without necessarily lifting the tires.” (Lines 29-32) Diverging arms are secured to the axis inside the tire box. Lamps are secured at the outer ends of the diverging arms. These diverging arms operate by a regulating crank which makes the lamps revolved beneath the tires, therefore heating the tires. Illustration is included.
Date: September 8, 1891
Creator: Parks, James H.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Road Grader

Description: Patent for a road grader. Illustration included.
Date: July 6, 1903
Creator: Braly, Hugh L.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Valve or Cut-Off for Tanks

Description: Patent for Valve or Cut-off for Tanks. Improved valve or cut-off for tanks especially discharge valves. Few parts, easy to assemble, easy to operate, intended for extended use.
Date: July 2, 1903
Creator: Leithauser, Peter Jerome; Leithauser, Peter J. & Leithauser, P. J.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Supply Tank For Water Service

Description: Patent for a supply tank for water service. Illustration included.
Date: February 27, 1904
Creator: Leithauser, Peter Jarome
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Pump

Description: Patent for a pump for the purpose to pump out rising water in deep wells. Illustrations included.
Date: May 4, 1904
Creator: Leithauser, Peter Jerome
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cowboys Having Dinner at Unknown Ranch

Description: Photograph of ten cowboys having dinner on a ranch near Clarendon, Texas in May 1904. Most of them sit on the ground to eat.
Date: May 1904
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Portrait of Older Girl

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of Thelma McCarley. She is wearing a dark top with white stripes and a hair clip in her dark hair.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Woman

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of Thelma Frances McCarley in 1923 at about age 16 wearing dark colored clothing.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[City of Clarendon Ledger: Ordinances 1-20]

Description: This ledger includes the documentation filed in the Office of the County Court for Donley County which covers the incorporation of the Town of Clarendon as well as the text of ordinances proposed and approved by the City of Clarendon. This version starts with an index and handwritten ordinances, but later ones are printed and attached to the ledger pages.
Date: 1915~
Creator: Clarendon (Tex.)
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: City of Clarendon

Clarendon College x-ray

Description: November 1906 issue of the Clarendon College magazine, published by the Adkissonian, Panhandle, Sappho and Euterpean literary societies. Contains college and club news, personal items, humor and advertisements.
Date: November 1906
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

[Panhandle Literary Society, Clarendon College]

Description: Photograph of members of the Panhandle Literary Society of Clarendon College. The male students, in a range of ages, and professors, are posed in rows. They are formally dressed and each has a ribbon attached to his jacket lapel. Individuals appearing in the image are: Front row, l-r, Jerry Fagan, Elmer Smith, Erchal Lacy, Bob Glenn; second row, Louis Hardy, Clayton Lacy, unidentified, Luther Gribble, Tom Hastings, Tarlton Brock, Paul Sarvis; third row, Herbert Hilburn, Hugh Arnold, Coopwood Perry, Newbill Ferguson, Roy Teague, Leslie Gilbert, John B. Pope, Ernest Betts; fourth row, Floyd Howard, Clint Lee, Arthur Neeley, Joe Powell, Stuart Condron, Gordon Willard, Lester Sheffy, unidentified; fifth Row, unidentified, Perry Powell, Prof. S.E. Burkhead, George Anderson, Prof. D.B. Quigley, Dr. J.R. Mood, Charles Doak, unidentified; sixth row, Robert Ramey, Prof. C.M. Morton, Cassius Carter, unidentified, Steve Hufstutler, unidentified, unidentified, unidentified.
Date: [1906~]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

[Clarendon College administration building]

Description: Photograph of the administration building at Clarendon College. The three story brick building is seen from the front. A line of small trees is visible at the left of the image and much of the area in front of the building is covered in tall grass.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

[Clarendon College campus]

Description: Photograph of the administration building and girls dormitory on the Clarendon College campus.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

Catalogue

Description: Catalog containing a school calendar, rules and regulations, curriculum, administration, faculty and list of students for the primary college-level school.
Date: [1900]
Creator: Clarendon College and University Training School
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

Senior class, Clarendon College

Description: Photograph of of the Clarendon College graduating class. The eleven women and nine men are seated and standing in rows, facing slightly to the left, with faces turned to the camera. All are formally dressed.
Date: June 1908
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

[Clarendon College building]

Description: Photograph of the main building of Clarendon College in Clarendon, Texas. The three-story building is constructed of brick, with a shingled roof. On each side of the main part of the building are two square towers. The mansard roof of the main building includes dormer windows and at the top of the towers there are small gabled dormer openings. The tower closest to the viewer has round windows on the third floor and one of them appears to be open or missing. There are three children sitting on the ground in front of the building, and a girl is about to enter one of the doors. A water tower is visible behind the building. The image is misidentified as "Claude Courthouse." on the verso.
Date: 1906
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum