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Schleicher County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Schleicher County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, blocks of land, and towns. Scale [ca. 1:228,571] (6000 varas to 7/8 of an inch).
Date: 1898
Creator: Rowe, S. J. & Giles, J. Bascom
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Freeze Branding

Description: Photograph of Mike Moore, wearing a cowboy hat and eyeglasses, kneeling before a square metal pail and styrofoam ice chest. He is dropping a piece of dry ice into the metal pail which holds branding irons.
Date: unknown
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Rod Coupling

Description: Patent for rod coupling. This invention is for a type of rod couplings formed in sections for use as plunder-rod for wells. Illustration included.
Date: June 29, 1906
Creator: Lynn, John McKenzie
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cooking-Stove

Description: Patent for a cooking stove that can be easily replaced with a new one if it breaks.
Date: December 3, 1912
Creator: Earnest, Mettie C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Women on Parkway

Description: Copy negative of Mary Frances Seastrunk and Menvil Mae Buchanan Seastrunk standing in a grassy area in front of some bushes on the side of a street. There are cars on the street and stores behind them.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Part of Schleicher County [Texas].

Description: Map shows plat of land divided into numbered squares; central portion with defined boundaries, some squares outside of central portion subdivided, marked through with an "X"; square numbered 32 marked with a large dot. No scale given.
Date: 1918
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

General Highway Map Schleicher County, Sutton County, Texas

Description: Highway map of Schleicher and Sutton Counties, showing rivers, lakes, creeks, streams, cities, towns, outlying buildings (including schools, churches, and post offices), roads, highways (giving mileage between points), bridges, railroads, cemeteries, oil fields, utility lines, petroleum pipelines, and airfields. Map includes two inset maps, a key to counties diagram, and an extensive legend indicating geographical and human-made features. Scale [ca. 1:126,720] (2 miles to the inch).
Date: 1963
Creator: Texas. Highway Department. Planning Survey Division.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Schleicher 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: 1898
Creator: [Texas]. General Land Office.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Schleicher County.

Description: Map shows land patents, block and tract numbers, landowners, towns, railroads, oil leases for Sun Oil Co., and and proposed drilling sites. Scale [ca. 1:66,667].
Date: 1898
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Inventory of county records, Schleicher County Courthouse, Eldorado, Texas

Description: Inventory of records of Schleicher County housed in the Schleicher County Courthouse in El Dorado, Texas. Begins with an introduction and explanation of the roles of various county government offices. Describes the records of the Commissioners Court, County Judge, County Clerk, County Court, District Clerk, Justice of the Peace, Sheriff, Tax Assessor-Collector, County Treasurer, Auditor, County School Superintendent, and Surveyor. Also provides a list of Schleicher County records and an index.
Date: 1979
Creator: Fortin, Maurice G.; Riney, James E. & Bates, Jack W.
Partner: UNT Libraries

High School Gymnasium, Eldorado, Texas: Supplementary Sheet

Description: Supplementary sheet for a high school gymnasium in Eldorado, Texas. It includes detailed diagrams sections 1-4 and 1-5 as replacements for pieces of the framing. The note below the diagram explains the reason why these sections will replace those in the original plan.
Date: September 6, 1957
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

High School Gymnasium, Eldorado, Texas: Plot and Roof Plan

Description: Architectural plan for a high school gymnasium in Eldorado, Texas. It includes a drawing of the plot and roof plan of the building, and smaller drawings of the materials being used during construction. The drawings on the left show details of a roof vent, wall tie, and modular. There is a key to the materials drawn at the bottom of the sheet that denotes which shading represents which material.
Date: July 9, 1957
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

High School Gymnasium, Eldorado, Texas: Floor Plan and Schedules

Description: Architectural plan for a high school gymnasium in Eldorado, Texas. It includes a floor plan for the building as well as smaller drawings of showers number 1, 2, and 3. On the left of the sheet there are separate schedules that detail what materials will be used in construction; the room finish schedule states what types of materials will be used on various aspects of the rooms.
Date: July 9, 1957
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.