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Karnes Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Karnes County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, and towns. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in red pencil to add roads and towns not originally published on the map. Scale [ca. 1:200,000] (6000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1921
Creator: Matzow, Fr. & Giles, J. Bascom
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Karnes Co.

Description: Cadastral map of Karnes County, Texas, showing property lines, ownership, land grants, and plat numbers. The map also includes towns, roads, rivers, and creeks. No scale indicated.
Date: 1870
Creator: Arlitt, F. H.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Peoples Supply Company Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored and says, "Good for 10 in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Peoples Supply Company, General Merchandise, Kenedy, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[5-Cent Merchandise Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored and says, "Good for 5 [cents] in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Peoples Supply Co., Kenedy, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[1.00 Merchandise Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored and says, "Good for 1.00 in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Peoples Supply Company, General Merchandise, Kenedy, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Peoples Supply Company Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored and says, "Good for 50 in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Peoples Supply Company, General Merchandise, Kenedy, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Reiffert & Frobese Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin says, "Good for 25 in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Reiffert & Frobese, Runge, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Reiffert & Frobese Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored and says, "Good for 50 in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Reiffert & Frobese, Runge, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Peoples Supply Company Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored and says, "Good for 25 in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Peoples Supply Company, General Merchandise, Kenedy, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Texas (Karnes County): Karnes City Quadrangle Grid Zone "D"

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of Karnes City, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing populated areas, boundaries, water bodies, railroads, roads, ranches, and landmarks, with relief shown by contours (interval 20 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500
Date: 1956
Creator: Lukesh, G. R.; Rehberg, A., Jr. & Greene, A. K.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Sulky-Plow.

Description: Patent for certain new and useful improvements in sulky plows, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: October 18, 1898
Creator: Labus, John
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Boiler Feeder and Indicator

Description: Patent for an improvement automatic steam-boiler feeders which controls the feed pump and actuates an alarm whistle (lines 21-23).
Date: November 8, 1892
Creator: Newman, Prentice A.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Fence.

Description: Patent for a new and improved fence. This design consists in "[t]he combination of the fence-wires, the stay-rods having their lower ends fitted in the ground and provided with a series of steps or rests fitted to the fence wires, a series of tie-wires securing the fence-wires to said steps, and braces twisted around the stay-rods near the upper ends thereof and having their ends secured to buried anchors" (lines 59-66).
Date: February 7, 1888
Creator: Lott, Arthur
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Brace Wire Fastening for Wire Fences.

Description: Patent for a new and improved brace-wire fastening for wire fences. This design consists "[i]n a fence, the combination, with the panel wires, of the braces with their ends hooked upon one and the same side of the upper and lower panel-wires, and said braces being stepped to receive and applied to the opposite side of the intermediate panel-wires, and the tri-armed or T-shaped clasps with their arms embracing the panel-wires and the braces at their points of intersection" (lines 81-89).
Date: September 22, 1885
Creator: Lott, Arthur
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Skiles House]

Description: Photograph of the Skiles House in Karnes County, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Skiles House]

Description: Photograph of the Skiles House in Karnes County, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Gendrusch House]

Description: Photograph of the Gendrusch House (located at 2 miles Southwest Falls City) in Karnes County, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Gendrusch House]

Description: Photograph of the Gendrusch House (located at 2 miles Southwest Falls City) in Karnes County, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Skiles House]

Description: Photograph of the Skiles House in Karnes County, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Gendrusch House]

Description: Photograph of the Gendrusch House (located at 2 miles Southwest Falls City) in Karnes County, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

Karnes City 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 1:62500
Date: 1956
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Item Type: Map
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Family Portrait]

Description: Photograph of W. Lee O'Daniel with Fred Klingeman and his families standing on a porch.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

Texas Attorney General Opinion: V-73

Description: Document issued by the Office of the Attorney General of Texas in Austin, Texas, providing an interpretation of Texas law. It provides the opinion of the Texas Attorney General, Price Daniel, regarding a legal question submitted for clarification: Maximum salary of District Clerk and County Treasurer of Karnes County, Texas.
Date: March 6, 1947
Creator: Texas. Attorney-General's Office.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Texas Attorney General Opinion: O-7499

Description: Document issued by the Office of the Attorney General of Texas in Austin, Texas, providing an interpretation of Texas law. It provides the opinion of the Texas Attorney General, Grover Sellers, regarding a legal question submitted for clarification: Designation of grantee in deed conveying in trust to the use and benefit of the Mexican people in Karnes County.
Date: November 22, 1946
Creator: Texas. Attorney-General's Office.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department