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Montague County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Montague County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:200,000] (6000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1924
Creator: Morriss, G. C. & Giles, J. B.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Map of Montague County

Description: Blueline format of survey map of Montague, Texas, showing blocks of land, rivers, creeks, land grants, Victoria Peak, and roads. No scale information given.
Date: 1858
Creator: Von Rosenberg, W.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Return-Envelop.

Description: Patent for certain new and useful improvements in return envelops, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: May 31, 1898
Creator: Carter, Jessee M.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Insecticide.

Description: Patent for certain new and useful improvements in insecticides, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: June 14, 1898
Creator: Carmichaelm, Joseph B.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Railway Cattle-Guard.

Description: Patent for a new and improved railway cattle guard, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: November 8, 1898
Creator: Mathis, Charles H.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Stirrup.

Description: Patent for certain new and useful improvements in stirrups, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: June 20, 1899
Creator: Dickerman, Daniel Frederick.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Draft Attachment.

Description: Patent for certain new and useful improvements in shaft stirrups for vehicles, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: July 11, 1899
Creator: Carter, Jesse M.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Dental - Chair.

Description: Patent for a new and useful dental chair to "easily adjust to various positions and be folded into very compact form for transportation or storage" (line 13-14).
Date: January 4, 1898
Creator: Rose, Nicholas M.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Wire - Stretcher.

Description: Patent for a new and improved wire-stretcher to "attached to the wires direct or have bearing against the post, as stated, but wherein when the device is placed in engagement with the post it need not be secured thereto" (line 22 - 26).
Date: December 28, 1897
Creator: McNeill, William T.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Animal Yoke Or Poke.

Description: Patent for a new and useful animal yoke or poke, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: January 23, 1900
Creator: Worley, Frank Athar
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cane-Header.

Description: Patent for a new and useful improvement in cane headers, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: January 23, 1900
Creator: Easley, William Dudley
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Texas: Montague Quadrangle: Texas - Indian Territory

Description: Topographic map of Montague, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing parts of Clay and Montague Counties. The map shows towns, roads, railroads, schools, rivers, creeks, and areas of elevation. The map also includes a township diagram near the lower-right corner. Relief shown by contours (interval 50 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:125,000
Date: 1920
Creator: Douglas, E. M.; Fitch, C. H.; McLaughlin, Fred; Ahern, Jeremiah; Chapman, R. H. & Urquhart, C. F.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Stirrup

Description: Patent for a new and useful improvement in stirrup. This design is " an improvement in stirrups, and has for an object to so construct the stirrup as to prevent the strap-bar" (line 7-9).
Date: December 7, 1897
Creator: Wilson, William II.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Car-Coupling.

Description: Patent for a new and improved car coupler, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: July 25, 1899
Creator: Smith, Thomas Henry
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Milk-Cooler.

Description: Patent for a new and useful milk cooler, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: October 31, 1899
Creator: Stephens, James E.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Poultry Feeding and Watering Device

Description: Patent for "new and useful poultry feeding and watering device" (lines 5-7), including illustration and instructions.
Date: May 6, 1911
Creator: Wilson, W. C.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Portable Door-Fastener.

Description: Patent for a portable door fastener used to secure the door via the door frame.
Date: 1900/09/04
Creator: Lingle, C. L.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Improvement in Iron Saddle-Tree Forks

Description: Patent for an improvement in iron saddle-tree forks that are cheaper to construct as well as light and durable. Includes illustration and description.
Date: August 26, 1879
Creator: Wood, John McLane & Bellah, William Newton
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Needle Threader for Sewing Machines.

Description: Patent for a new and improved sewing-machine needle-threader. This design consists in "[t]he combination, with the slide-bearing of the needle-bar, of the slide, its stop and spring, and the pivoted funnel-guide having a squared bearing to engage the spring, and a face-groove in its small end to engage the needle" (lines 73-78).
Date: September 2, 1884
Creator: Bellah, William N.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cloth Rack.

Description: Patent for a new and improved clothes rack. This design "essentially consists in constructing a vertical rectangular revolving frame, each side of which carries a tier of racks. Each of the racks is provided with a support on which the bolt of cloth or similar material may be readily turned, and has pivoted parallel to and in front of said bolt a roller, which retains the same in place, and over which the free edge of the cloth passes from the lower surface of the bolt, and which, in addition, facilitates the unrolling of the cloth" (lines 21-32).
Date: August 4, 1885
Creator: Palmer, William Washington
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Landside Cutter for Plows.

Description: Patent for a new and improved landside cutter for plows. This design consists in "[t]he combination of a colter . . . and the landside attachment secured to the landside of the plow, the said landside attachment having the laterally-extending cutting-wing . . . the plate in front of the landside attachment, and the colter on the front edge of the said plate" (lines 66-75).
Date: September 21, 1886
Creator: Reed, Benjamin B.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Rotary Engine.

Description: Patent for an improved, simple, and durable rotary engine that operates effectively and fully utilizes the motive. It consists of a central driving shaft, a cylinder with an annular bore, a piston that fits in the bore, an arm in the driving shaft, a divided packing-ring, a gate that slides in the bore, a cam mechanism, and a piston valve.
Date: September 19, 1893
Creator: Stone, Charles H. & Stone, Alonzo
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Hopple for Horses.

Description: Patent for a new and improved hopple for horses. This design "consists in the combination of two curved or bent pieces which are to go around the horses ankles . . . [each with] three links and a ring . . . allow[ing] the horse to walk slowly about, permitting [it] to graze at leisure, and enabling [it] to be easily caught when desired" (lines 14-34).
Date: February 12, 1884
Creator: Cottle, Julius O. & Ivie, Rufus
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department