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Egg-Case.

Description: Patent for a new and useful improvement in egg case, that "relates to folding boxes or crates such as are usually employed for packing and shipping eggs and various other articles" (line 10-12).
Date: November 9, 1897
Creator: Prechtel, Charles A.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cotton Seed Separator

Description: Patent for cotton seed separator. This invention is designed to be a sifting machine for separating cotton seed between sizes. Illustration included.
Date: September 15, 1906
Creator: Edwards, Montieville M.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[W. R. Robison's Funeral]

Description: Photograph of the funeral of W. R. Robison at the Abbott Cemetery. A crowd stands around the grave marker of W. R. Robison (1859-1910), where a pile of freshly turned dirt can be seen. The crowd has cleared a pathway. A fence separates half of the crowd from the other.
Date: 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Grave Marker of Winnie Davis Howell]

Description: Photograph of the grave marker of Winnie Davis Howell, located at the Bell Springs Cemetery in Hill County, Texas. It reads: "Winnie Davis, Dau. of J. C. & Addie Howell. Born Oct. 3, 1898, Died May 6, 1902. Gone from her home, but not from our hearts."
Date: 19uu
Creator: Willis, T. Bradford
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Grave Marker of Joshua Calhoun Howell]

Description: Photograph of the grave marker of Joshua Calhoun Howell, located in Bell Springs Cemetery near Abbott, Texas in Hill County. It reads: "J. C. Howell, born June 12, 1852, died Jan. 4, 1901. Resting in hope of a glorious resurrection."
Date: 19uu
Creator: Willis, T. Bradford
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Grave Marker of Donaldson G. Howell]

Description: Photograph of the grave marker of Donaldson G. Howell, located at the Bell Springs Cemetery in Hill County, Texas. The marker is a stone pillar, with a carved stone book on top. The marker reads: "Donaldson G. Howell, born July 2, 1864, died Sept. 21, 1895." In the background, farm equipment can be seen.
Date: 19uu
Creator: Willis, T. Bradford
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Grave Marker of Elizabeth Martin Howell]

Description: Photograph of the grave marker of Elizabeth "Eliza" Martin Howell, located at the Bell Springs Cemetery in Hill County, Texas. The marker is a stone pillar, with a carved stone book on top. There is a quote which reads "Resting in hope of a glorious resurrection" at the base of the marker. In the background, other markers can be seen.
Date: 19uu
Creator: Willis, T. Bradford
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

Sweep Stock Attachment for Plows

Description: Patent for an "improved sweep-stock attachment for plows", so that a "sweep or shovel may be attached to a plow and operated at any desired angle." (lines 8-11)
Date: October 1, 1901
Creator: Ziecheck, John M.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Invitation from Blair Stribling to Etta Mae Carroll - October 5, 1915]

Description: Invitation extended to Miss Etta Mae Carroll of Abbott, Texas to serve as Duchess of Abbott in the Texas Cotton Palace of Waco, Texas. It is signed by Blair Stribling, the Queen's Chancellor. Included with the invitation is information for visiting duchesses and their attendants at the queen's court and a court calendar.
Date: October 5, 1915
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

2000 Census County Block Map: Hill County, Inset J01

Description: Inset map for Hill County, Texas showing detail within a census block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:5,500.
Date: 2000
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

1990 Census County Block Map (Recreated): Hill County, Inset L01

Description: Inset map for Hill County, Texas showing detail within a census block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:5,500.
Date: 1990
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

2010 Census County Block Map: Hill County, Inset M01

Description: Inset map for Hill County, Texas showing detail within a census block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:2,258.
Date: 2010
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

P.L. 94-171 County Block Map (2010 Census): Hill County, Inset M01

Description: Inset map for Hill County, Texas showing detail within a census block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:2,258.
Date: January 12, 2011
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

2000 Census County Subdivison Block Map: Hillsboro CCD, Texas, Block 9

Description: Parent map for Hillsboro Census County Division, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:15,000.
Date: 2000
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

1990 Census County Block Map (Recreated): McLennan County, Block 2

Description: Parent map for McLennan County, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:12,500.
Date: 1990
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

2000 Census County Block Map: McLennan County, Block 2

Description: Parent map for McLennan County, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:12,500.
Date: 2000
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Abbott Quadrangle

Description: Satellite image topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24,000
Date: 2010
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

2010 Census County Block Map: Hill County, Block 15

Description: Parent map for Hill County, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:19,000.
Date: 2010
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

P.L. 94-171 County Block Map (2010 Census): Hill County, Block 15

Description: Parent map for Hill County, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:19,000.
Date: January 12, 2011
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

1990 Census County Block Map (Recreated): Hill County, Block 15

Description: Parent map for Hill County, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:20,000.
Date: 1990
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

2000 Census County Block Map: Hill County, Block 15

Description: Parent map for Hill County, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:20,000.
Date: 2000
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Abbott Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24,000
Date: 1979
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

2000 Census County Subdivison Block Map: West CCD, Texas, Block 2

Description: Parent map for West Census County Division, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:20,000.
Date: 2000
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department