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Map of Nolan County, Texas

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Nolan County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, towns, mountains, railroads, boundaries, original land grants or surveys, roads, and blocks of land. A diagram of a section is included in the upper-right corner. A handwritten note has been made at the top of the map to give an explanation for the yellow-colored blocks of land. Yellow land was unsold as of the date June 11, 1921. Scale [ca. 1:133,333] (4000 varas to the inch).
Date: unknown/1921-06-11
Creator: Stakemann, M.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Map of Nolan County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Nolan County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, blocks of land, cities, towns, and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:190,476] (5000 varas to 7/8 of an inch).
Date: 1903
Creator: Walker, Addison & Wynne, Amos
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Nolan County, Texas.

Description: Blueline format of survey map of Nolan County, Texas, showing land ownership, creeks, rivers, general land grants or surveys, and railroads. A diagram of a section is included in the upper-right corner. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in pencil, "CL 70, 1-43, Mile 57th. For correction of CL see Book 71 51-53." Scale [ca. 1:133,333] (4000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1877
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Map of Sweetwater, Texas

Description: Map of Sweetwater, Texas, showing the city broken up into zones, such as the retail, commercial, manufacturing, and residential districts. The map also includes streets, schools, cemeteries, a court house, parks, and roads. No scale indicated.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Bedstead

Description: Patent for a bedstead that holds a bottom sheet taunt that can be used with existing bedsteads.
Date: June 5, 1906
Creator: Whitlow, W. Jidy
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Building Exterior

Description: Copy negative of a card, showing a picture of the Hotel Hefner in Sweetwater, Texas. The card has the address, rates, and a description of the services provided by Doctors Hefner and Brown, who are located at the hotel.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Man

Description: Copy negative of Judge Brashear standing in front of a brick building. He is wearing a tie, vest, suit jacket and hat. He has a beard and is wearing a pocket watch.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

House in Snow

Description: Copy negative of a house set behind trees covered in snow. The house has multiple stories and pillars on the front porch. There is an iron fence that lines the front of the property.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Town Plat of Maryneal

Description: Sketch of a portion of Maryneal, Texas showing a tract of property belonging to the Smalley family. Along the right side, there is a handwritten note from the owner of land that abuts the Smalley tract asking for clarification about where the property lines fall. The map was drawn on the back of a page of text containing legal statements.
Date: unknown
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Insect-Destroyer

Description: Patent for an insect destroyer designed to kill agricultural pests with fumes. Illustrations included.
Date: September 15, 1908
Creator: Murff, Jerry M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cotton Thinner

Description: Patent for a cotton thinner. This invention is designed to thin rows of cotton and corn. Illustration included.
Date: April 2, 1907
Creator: Bolin, Nathan C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Postal Cash-Sales Receptacle.

Description: Patent for a postal cash-sales receptacle for putting in rural mailboxes, where the owner can pay for stamps, postcards, or envelopes by placing the correct amount of cash in the holder.
Date: May 9, 1911
Creator: Walker, Emmitt Stone
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department