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Hose-Coupling.

Description: Patent for improvements in hose-couplings in which the coupling process would be trouble-free and without injury to the hose when the freight cars are uncoupled or when one car breaks away from another in case of accident. (Lines 24-31) Illustration is included.
Date: March 1, 1898
Creator: Harding, Daniel J.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Articulating Plate

Description: Patent for "new and useful articulating plate" (lines 5-6), including illustration and instructions.
Date: April 11, 1900
Creator: Driskill, T. F.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Combination Box And Stock Car

Description: Patent for "a new and improved box and stock car which is simple and durable in construction and arranged to permit of readily transforming the car to carry either box-freight or live stock." (lines 10-13) including instructions and illustrations.
Date: May 22, 1900
Creator: Russell, Charles Henry
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Photograph of House of Worship]

Description: Photograph of a church building on the corner of 17th and 6th street in Corsicana, Texas, showing the small, boxy building with a tall steeple. Several structures can be seen along both sides of the building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Hydraulic Swivel

Description: Patent for improvements in the construction and design of hydraulic swivels.
Date: December 17, 1907
Creator: Johnston, Horace G.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Index and Trial-Balance.

Description: Patent for improvement in indexes and trial-balances by using removable spring-strips to hold all the papers together in one place and can be easily remove when needed. Illustration is included.
Date: April 2, 1901
Creator: Templeton, Allison
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Oil-Purifier

Description: Patent for "a construction wherein the oil may be quickly and economically heated to cause the impurities to separate from the oil" (lines 9-12).
Date: August 13, 1901
Creator: Carter, George Fitzhugh
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Bit for Well-Drilling Apparatus.

Description: Patent for a rotary expansion bit for use with well-drilling apparatuses. The bit can be adjusted without removing the well tubing, and can drill a hole large than the tubing in order to insert casing sections.
Date: April 22, 1902
Creator: Sloan, James W.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Feed-Water Regulator For Boilers.

Description: Patent for a new and useful feed water regulator for boilers, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: August 1, 1899
Creator: Bowles, Hardy
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Electric Clock.

Description: Patent for new and useful improvements in electrically operated clocks, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: February 13, 1900
Creator: Iversen, Henry
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Motor Vehicle

Description: Patent for motor vehicle. Illustrations included.
Date: October 22, 1903
Creator: Thomas, James Clarence
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Pump Attachment for Portable Cans

Description: Patent for a pump attachment for portable cans. This invention is designed to be a attachable/detachable pump for use with coal-oil cans. Its purpose is meant for the transfer of coal oil to lamps.
Date: June 11, 1903
Creator: Blackmon, Paul Jones
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Quoin

Description: Patent for quoin. Illustration included.
Date: June 3, 1903
Creator: Crockett, William Vernon
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Well Sinking Apparatus

Description: Patent for a well sinking apparatus. Illustration included.
Date: October 26, 1904
Creator: Johnston, Horace G.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Hydraulic Swivel

Description: Patent for a hydraulic swivel. This design produced a mechanism for supporting a supply hose in a given position.
Date: April 21, 1903
Creator: Johnston, Horace G.; Sturm, William P. & Sturm, Jacob W.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Baling-Press.

Description: Patent for a new and useful baling press, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: November 29, 1898
Creator: Gowan, Albert G.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Bed and Cylinder Printing-Machine.

Description: Patent for a new and useful improvements in bed and cylinder printing machines for "operating and controlling the motion of the bed-plate thereof" (line 11 - 13).
Date: April 12, 1898
Creator: Murray, George T.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Vest and Drawers Holder

Description: Patent for a vest and drawers holder. Illustration included.
Date: April 13, 1903
Creator: Lustig, Albert
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Improvement in Fence.

Description: Patent for a new fence design that "can be adapted to any desired length, width, or height" (lines 14-15). The patent includes illustrations and instructions.
Date: February 15, 1870
Creator: Kerr, James
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Hoisting Apparatus.

Description: Patent for "an improved hoisting apparatus for use in loading and unloading freight from and upon a wharf, bluff, bank, or other elevated place." (Lines 8-11) Includes instructions and illustrations.
Date: March 14, 1891
Creator: Davis, Benjamin F. & Davis, Matilda L.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Shipping-Case.

Description: Patent for a shipping case that has an improved means for fastening the case. Air circulates freely and is especially designed to ship eggs, fruit, and other perishable things, although it can ship general things as well.
Date: March 26, 1895
Creator: Boatwright, William Thrift
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department