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Edwards Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Edwards County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, blocks of land, cities, towns. Scale [ca. 1:320,000] (6000 varas to 5/8 of an inch).
Date: 1910
Creator: Clark, S. C. & Terrell, O. O.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Barksdale Quadrangle: Texas, 1:62,500

Description: Topographic quadrangle map covering areas of Edwards, Kinney, Uvalde and Real counties, near Camp Wood, Texas. Relief shown by contours (interval 40 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500
Date: 1944
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wind-Wheel.

Description: Patent for a wind-wheel "designed to secure a rapid descent of the pump-rod and thus enable the wheel to raise more water in a given time" (lines 8-10). Damaging the wheel proper with the forcefulness of rapidly descending water is avoided in this design.
Date: April 27, 1897
Creator: Pippin, John William
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Stack Former and Protector.

Description: Patent for an invention "to provide a device of this character by means of which a hay, straw, or other kind of a stack may be formed and while being formed may be protected from rains" (lines 13-17). Illustrations included.
Date: August 12, 1902
Creator: Stipp, Edwin M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Edwards County

Description: Cadastral map of Edwards County in the Hill Country region. This map includes a notation for Kickapoo Spring which is marked on Survey 25 in the Gulf, Western Texas and Pacific Railroad Company (G. W. T. & P. R. R.), Block 2. Scale [ca. 1:133,334].
Date: February 1893
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Edwards County

Description: Map of the Hill Country region covering Edwards County, Texas. Kickapoo Spring is located on Survey 36 in G. W. T. and P. RR Co. Block 2, as shown on map. The Middle and East Forks of the Nueces River, and the South Fork of the Llano River are shown on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1893~
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Edwards County

Description: Map of the Hill Country region covering Edwards County, Texas. The center of Edwards County is marked on map. A fish pond and a stone bridge are marked on Survey 70 on the East Fork of the Nueces River. The Middle and East Fork of the Nueces River, and the South Fork of the Llano River are shown on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1883
Creator: Matthews, Sam. P.
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Edwards County

Description: Map of the Hill Country region covering Edwards County, Texas. The Middle and East Forks of the Nueces River are shown on the map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1883~
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Hackberry Quadrangle

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of Hackberry, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing populated areas, boundaries, water bodies, railroads, roads and highways, ranches, and landmarks, with relief shown by contours (interval 40 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500
Date: 1944
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Edwards Co.

Description: Map shows land patents, block and tract numbers, landowners, towns, and railroads; portions of adjacent counties where property boundaries extend beyond county limits. Scale not given.
Date: 1910
Creator: [Texas]. General Land Office.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Letter from James M. Hunter to Dr. Joseph Pound, December 1899]

Description: Letter from James M. Hunter to Dr. Joseph Pound concerning the doctor's son, and the book that Dr. Pound misplaced: "I am truly sorry that you have lost that most valuable narrative...'Who is Capt Banta'." At the end of the letter Hunter details what eggs are selling for in his town and tells Pound not to move up there if it would cause to much of a sacrifice.
Date: December 1899
Creator: Hunter, James M.
Partner: Dr. Pound Historical Farmstead

Soil Survey of Edwards and Real Counties, Texas

Description: Text describes the area, climate, agricultural history and statistics, soil-survey methods and definitions, soils and crops, land uses and agricultural methods, irrigation, and morphology and genesis of soils of Edwards and Real Counties, Texas.
Date: 2009
Creator: Gabriel, Wayne J.; Loomis, Lynn E. & Douglass, James A., II
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department