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[PHS Homecoming Court]

Description: Four young ladies were nominated to the annual homecoming court in 1964. They were featured in the Pemberton High Scool yearbook 1964-65. Four students are shown dressed in daytime formal wear.
Date: unknown
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[Photograph of Robert Milam]

Description: Photograph of Robert "Bob" Milam, who poses in front of his picture in front of a backdrop. The back of the photo reads: Uncle Bob Milam, Born February 5th 1873, Great Grandfather half brother, Marya's son.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Portrait of Boy Named Martin]

Description: Portrait of a boy, visible from the chest up, wearing a light-colored shirt with buttons down the front and a cape-collar. The photograph is quite shadowy and the background is indiscernible. A hand written note on the back of the frame identifies the boy as "Martin."
Date: unknown
Creator: Howard Studio
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

Railway-Brake Hanger

Description: Patent for "improvements to Railway-Break Hanger;...will enable others skilled in the art to which it appertains to make and use the same"(lines 6, 9-11).
Date: February 26, 1901
Creator: Saling, Thomas W.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Draft-Beam for Cars.

Description: Patent for certain new and useful improvements in draft beams for cars, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: May 24, 1898
Creator: Saling, Thomas W.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Broom-Rack.

Description: Patent for a new and useful broom rack, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: May 31, 1898
Creator: Smith, Walter I.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Draft Rigging for Railway Cars

Description: Patent for draft rigging for use with railway cars. It is designed to "provide a simple and comparatively and to provide a simple and comparatively inexpensive draft mechanism of great strength and durability adapted to be readily applied to the framework of a car and capable of effectively cushioning the car-coupling and of relieving the body of a car of shocks and strains" (line 12-18). Illustrations included.
Date: November 7, 1902
Creator: Saling, Thomas W. & Bell, R. A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Beamless Brake

Description: Patent for a beamless brake for rail cars. Illustration included.
Date: December 2, 1903
Creator: Saling, Thomas W. & McKiel, James B.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Car Door

Description: Patent for a rail-car door. This invention is in relation to 'flush doors'. Illustration includes.
Date: March 2, 1903
Creator: Saling, Thomas W. & McKiel, James
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Scaffold

Description: Patent for scaffold. This scaffold is designed to be carried on toggles allowing it to raise and lower.
Date: November 14, 1902
Creator: Cheves, Merrell Autry
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Spur Attachment For Stirrups

Description: Patent for spur attachment for stirrups. "The purpose of the invention is to provide a spur attachment to saddle-stirrups so constructed that a body-bar having an offset carrying a rowel is so hinged at its forward end to the stirrup that when the stirrup is not in use the body-bar carrying the rowel will hang perpendicularly downward, but wherein as soon as the foot is placed in the stirrup" (9-16). Illustration included.
Date: June 13, 1903
Creator: Poorter, Charles Louis
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department