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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
Item Type: Map
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
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Patent
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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University 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
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington 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
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Schleicher County

Description: Cadastral "tracing" map of Schleicher County, Texas in the Hill Country region. Some borders are marked in color. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: July 1887
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Coraline 28th, Champion Female Heifer

Description: Photograph of Coraline 28th, a champion Hereford female wearing a harness. Written across the bottom margin is, "Corline 28th, Ch female Clifton Tex '49, Case Ranch, Eldorado, Texas."
Date: 1949
Creator: Winegar, Phil
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

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
Item Type: Map
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.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Future Farmers of America Arena, Eldorado, Texas: Floor Plan

Description: Floor plan for a show arena in the Schleicher County Rural High School District. It includes a detailed floor plan as well as general notes, mechanical notes, window and door schedules, and room finish schedules.
Date: 1956
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

High School Gymnasium, Eldorado, Texas: Floor Plan

Description: Floor plan for a high school gymnasium in Eldorado, Texas. It includes the plan for the layout of the building and a room finish schedule in the top left corner detailing the finishes to be applied to each of the rooms.
Date: 1957~
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

High School Gymnasium, Eldorado, Texas: Plaque Design

Description: Design plan for a high school gymnasium in Eldorado, Texas. It includes a drawing of the planned plaque with the names of members of the board of directors for the school as well as the consulting construction companies.
Date: 1958
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

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.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries

Lester Residence Addition, Eldorado, Texas: Plans and Sections

Description: Architectural plan for additions to a home commissioned by Bill Lester in Eldorado, Texas. It includes the existing floor plan as well as the revised floor plan. There is also a plot plan, diagrams of various sections, and notes.
Date: December 30, 1957
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

High School Gymnasium, Eldorado, Texas: Title Page

Description: Title sheet for a series of architectural plans for a high school gymnasium in Eldorado, Texas. It includes stamps of each of the four consulting members involved with the construction of the building.
Date: July 9, 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.

High School Gymnasium, Eldorado, Texas: Elevations and Court Layout

Description: Architectural plan for a high school gymnasium in Eldorado, Texas. It includes drawings that show the Southwest, Northwest, Northeast, and Southeast elevations of the building; the cross section of the building is drawn at the bottom of the sheet. The large drawing in the upper right corner shows the layout of the playing court, with the lines of the court highlighted in pink.
Date: July 9, 1957
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

High School Gymnasium, Eldorado, Texas: Wall Sections

Description: Architectural plan for a high school gymnasium in Eldorado, Texas. It includes drawings detailing various sections of walls in the building such as the wall "between gym and lobby," and walls between the gym and girl's dressing room.
Date: July 9, 1957
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.