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Frio Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Frio County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, and railroads. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in pencil to indicate the addition of upper Presidio Road. Scale [ca. 1:200,000] (6000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1893
Creator: Finley, O. W.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Texas (Frio County): Pearsall Quadrangle

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of Pearsall, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing towns, rivers, creeks, roads, boundaries, railroads, and landmarks. Relief shown by contours (interval 20 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500
Date: 1949
Creator: Murphy, T. F. & Fisher, W. A.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Attachment For Wheeled Plows Or Cultivators.

Description: Patent for certain new and useful improvement sin attachments for wheeled plows or cultivators, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: October 24, 1899
Creator: Fullerton, John C.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Vehicle-Wheel.

Description: Patent for a new and useful vehicle wheel, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: November 14, 1899
Creator: Pruitt, Andrew L.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Acetylene-Gas Generator.

Description: Patent for an improved acetylene-gas generator "which is kept in a relatively-cool condition by a surrounding bath of water and which generator is removable at will from the floatable bell of the tank. A further object is to prevent the waste carbid from dropping into the water of the expansible tank and to provide for the free discharge of gas from the generator [...] while [...] permitting the expeditious removal of said generator for the purpose of cleaning and recharging" (lines 13-24).
Date: January 25, 1900
Creator: Lindholm, Charlie M.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Veterinary Medicine

Description: Patent for the invention of screw-worm liniment, provide a description of the ingredients within liniment. Compound relates to that class of reme-wounds cause by screw-worms and all kind of parasites in or on stock and poultry (10).
Date: October 30, 1883
Creator: Miller, Thomas, L.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cactus-Singer.

Description: Patent for a safer design of a portable flame gun, used for burning needles off cactus plants, with illustrations.
Date: November 13, 1887
Creator: Vacher, Ernest William.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Skirt Ironing Board.

Description: Patent for a new and improved ironing board. This design "consists [of] an ironing-board provided with hinged detachable leaves and with devices for holding said leaves open, which board is hinged or pivoted to the end piece of a frame, the lower part of which forms a box to receive that part of the article that hangs down, while the rest is being ironed, thus protecting it from dust and dirt and keeping it moist" (lines 12-20).
Date: December 14, 1880
Creator: Baldwin, Mary Hensley
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Insect Destroyer

Description: Patent for an insect destroyer. This invention is an inexpensive attachment with burners to burn insects between rows. Illustration included.
Date: June 3, 1903
Creator: Smith, Needham
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

2000 Census County Block Map: Frio County, Index

Description: Index map for Frio County, Texas showing the distribution of census blocks and smaller inset areas for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:87,409.
Date: 2000
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

1990 Census County Block Map (Recreated): Frio County, Index

Description: Index map for Frio County, Texas showing the distribution of census blocks and smaller inset areas for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:87,409.
Date: 1990
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Frio 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: 1893
Creator: [Texas] General Land Office
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

2000 Census County Subdivison Block Map: Pearsall CCD, Texas, Index

Description: Index map for Pearsall Census County Division, Texas showing the distribution of census blocks and smaller inset areas for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:87,409.
Date: 2000
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Frio County

Description: Map of the South Texas Plains region covering Frio County, Texas. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: May 1879
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Frio County

Description: Map of the South Texas Plains region covering Frio County, Texas. The center of Frio County is marked on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1871~
Creator: Lungkwitz, Herman
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Frio County

Description: Map of the South Texas Plains region covering Frio County, Texas. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: May 1879
Creator: Langermann, A. B.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Frio County

Description: Map of the South Texas Plains region covering Frio County, Texas. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1871~
Creator: Lungkwitz, Herman
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Frio County

Description: Map of the South Texas Plains region covering Frio County, Texas. The center of Frio County is marked on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: October 11, 1862
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Pearsall 1912 Sheet 2

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Pearsall in Frio County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1912
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Pearsall 1906 Sheet 2

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Pearsall in Frio County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1906
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Pearsall 1912 Sheet 1

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Pearsall in Frio County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1912
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Pearsall 1900 Sheet 1

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Pearsall in Frio County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1900
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Pearsall 1906 Sheet 1

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Pearsall in Frio County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1906
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Soil survey of Frio County, Texas

Description: Text describes the climate, agriculture, soils, and crops of Frio County, Texas.
Date: 1934
Creator: Beck, M. W. (Miles Walter); Hawker, H. W. (Herman William) & Ragsdale, L. G.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department