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Waco and Northwestern Railroad Company Survey

Description: Survey map of Kent County, Texas, showing the Waco & Northwestern Railroads Company lands. The map includes the Salt Fork of the Brazos River. Each block of land includes information about what it contains (e.g. cotton field, trees found, iron pipe). Scale [ca. 7,000] (200 varas to the inch).
Date: December 1951
Creator: Estes, M. R.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Kent County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Kent County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, blocks of land, cities, towns, and roads. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in pencil and appear to denote the addition of roads. Scale [ca. 1:177,778] (4000 varas to 3/4 of an inch).
Date: 1921
Creator: Hedick, J. D. & Giles, J. Bascom
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Station Indicator.

Description: Patent for a new and improved train station indicator. This design calls for two drums or rollers around which a banner with the different train station names and phrases written sequentially. A hand crank turns the drums, moving the banner to the desired name or phrase, as well as ringing a bell to alert passengers.
Date: December 26, 1882
Creator: Holloman, Harvey A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Wheel.

Description: Patent for "new and useful, Improvements in wheels and more particularly to that class known as spring or resilient wheels" (lines 12-15), including instructions and illustrations.
Date: August 26, 1913
Creator: Hardin, Benjiman Barnett
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Kent County

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: 1921
Creator: [Texas]. General Land Office.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Kent County, State of Texas

Description: Map shows block and tract numbers, railroad company ownership or grants, landowners, and towns; portions of adjacent counties where property boundaries extend beyond Kent County limits. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:133,320].
Date: 1888
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Family in Car

Description: Copy negative of a man seated in the driver's seat of an automobile and a woman and young boy standing next to the car. The woman is wearing a dress and the boy is wearing a blazer.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Mexican Revival

Description: Copy negative of a group of Mexican-Americans at a revival. The group includes "Cookie" Rojas, his wife Mrs. Rojas and their baby. Standing with them is another man, three women in dresses, and four children. In the background is a tent.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Kent County

Description: Map of Kent County, Texas, including the Panhandle Plains region. The center of Kent County is marked on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: June 3, 1882
Creator: Matthews, Sam. P.
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Kent County

Description: Map of Kent County, Texas, including the Panhandle Plains region. The center of Kent County is marked on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: February 4, 1880
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Kent County

Description: Cadastral map of Kent County, Texas in the Panhandle Plains region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch). Shows boundaries and ownership of land, including that of several railroad companies. Compiled and drawn by William S. Porter, later known as the short story writer O. Henry. Map is notable for its landscape drawings near the top.
Date: July 1889
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Texas General Land Office

School Building Girard, Texas: Elevations and Sections

Description: Elevations and sections for a combined elementary and high school building in Girard, Texas. It includes elevations of the north, south, east, and west exteriors of the building, as well as details of cabinets in classroom and several sections through different areas of the building.
Date: 1950
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

School Building Girard, Texas: Elevations and Sections

Description: Elevations and sections for a combined elementary and high school building in Girard, Texas. It includes rear (northeast) elevation, front (southwest) elevation, side (southeast and northwest) elevations, longitudinal section looking northeast, transverse section through classrooms, and longitudinal section through auditorium.
Date: 1950
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.