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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.
Item Type: Map
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
Item Type: Map
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.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

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
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Family in Yard

Description: Copy negative of "Cookie" and Mrs. Rojas holding a baby. He is wearing coveralls and she is wearing a dress.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Family by Front Porch

Description: Copy negative of "Cookie" and Mrs. Rojas holding a baby in front of a house with a porch. He is wearing coveralls and she is wearing a dress. Both are wearing hats.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Children with Wagon in Yard

Description: Copy negative of four children standing in a wagon next to a baby on a small tricycle. In the background is a wooden building and a car.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University 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
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

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
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington 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.
Item Type: Map
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
Item Type: Map
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
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

[Old Kent County Courthouse]

Description: Photograph of the Old Kent County Courthouse (located at Corner 380 and 208) in Clairemont, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Old Kent County Jail]

Description: Photograph of the Old Kent County Jail (located at 208 and 400) in Clairemont, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Old Kent County Courthouse]

Description: Photograph of the Old Kent County Courthouse (located at Corner 380 and 208) in Clairemont, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Old Kent County Jail]

Description: Photograph of the Old Kent County Jail (located at 208 and 400) in Clairemont, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

School Building Girard, Texas: Floor Plan

Description: Floor plan for a combined elementary and high school building in Girard, Texas. It includes a detailed floor plan, plan at clerestory windows, room finish schedule, door schedule, and window schedule.
Date: 1950
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

School Building Girard, Texas: Floor Framing Plan

Description: Floor framing plan for a combined elementary and high school building in Girard, Texas. It includes a detailed framing plan, grade beam schedule, and miscellaneous sections.
Date: 1950
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

School Building Girard, Texas: Electrical Floor Plan

Description: Electrical floor plan for a combined elementary and high school building in Girard, Texas. It includes a floor plan with electrical details, light fixture schedule, electrical riser diagram, and a key for electrical symbols.
Date: 1950
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

School Building Girard, Texas: Miscellaneous Details

Description: Miscellaneous details for a combined elementary and high school building in Girard, Texas. It includes typical window details, typical door frame details, door details, details of kitchen pass window, typical shelving details, typical stage details, details of bulletin board, typical chalkboard details, typical toilet details, and screen wire detail.
Date: 1950
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

School Building Girard, Texas: Foundation Plan

Description: Foundation plan for a combined elementary and high school building in Girard, Texas. It includes a layout of the building's foundation, plan of grade beam at outside wall building corners, typical grade beam, typical pier and footing, and pier and footing schedule.
Date: 1950
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

School Building Girard, Texas: Roof Framing Plan

Description: Roof framing plan for a combined elementary and high school building in Girard, Texas. It includes a roof plan with framing details, miscellaneous sections, and steel column schedules.
Date: 1950
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

School Building Girard, Texas: Plumbing and Heating Plan

Description: Plumbing and heating plan for a combined elementary and high school building in Girard, Texas. It includes a floor plan with plumbing and heating details, plot plan, regulator detail, heater schedule, and legend of symbols.
Date: 1950
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.