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Lubbock County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Lubbock County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, blocks of land, cities, towns, roads, and railroads. A key denoting original corners, windmills, wagon roads, and county lines is included in the lower-right corner. Scale [ca. 1:190,476] (5000 varas to 7/8 of an inch).
Date: 1915
Creator: Pritchett, John W.; Bramlette, H. M. & Texas. General Land Office.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Lubbuck County, Texas EMS Patch]

Description: Patch from the Alamo, Texas fire department. The shield-shaped patch has a blue background and red edging. "Lubbock County Hospital District EMS" is written along the top edge. "Lubbock Texas" is written across the lower edges. In the center of the patch is a white image of Texas with a gold star over the Lubbock area and a Start of Life over the eastern half of the state.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas


Description: Patent for a steel wheel with springs for automobiles that reduces jarring, is affordable, and does not get damaged as easily as the pneumatic tires previously in use on automobiles.
Date: April 23, 1907
Creator: Tubbs, William Oscar
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department


Description: Patent for an improved wrench "which can be very quickly adjusted for its work" (lines 13-14), including illustrations.
Date: October 30, 1900
Creator: Phenix, William Preston
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department


Description: Patent for new improvements to vises involving accessories "to cooperate with the jaws of the vise in such a manner that the jaws will be very quickly and tightly brought together into direct engagement or into engagement with any object interposed between them," (lines 18-23) and an attachment to restore a work-out vise, including illustrations.
Date: February 11, 1902
Creator: Phenix, William Preston
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

System of Subirrigation.

Description: Patent for the improvement of a subirrigation system, which allows the prevention of the pipes being choked by pipes through the use of coiled pipes.
Date: January 23, 1912
Creator: Robinson, William M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Information Guide to: Palo Duro Canyon State Park

Description: Brochure describing the Palo Duro Canyon State Park history, flora, fauna, and safety tips. Listing of different trails, both walking and riding, are provided as well as prices and fees for overnight stays and various park activities provided.
Date: November 2013
Creator: Texas. Parks and Wildlife Department.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department