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Corn Sheller.

Description: Patent for a new and improved corn-sheller. This design, "[o]n its rear face, at the upper end of the body of the corn-sheller . . . provide[s] a hinged nubber-plate, which serves as a supporting-arm, and is constructed . . . for use in breaking or cutting off the smaller end of the ear of corn, at which end unsound kernels of corn are frequently found. The nubber-plate is hinged . . . to the upper end of the rear face of the body, and when opened out extends at nearly a right angle from the body and inclines slightly downward. When folded, the nubber-plate rests against the rear face of the body" (lines 39-52).
Date: September 13, 1887
Creator: Price, Benjamin B.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Miner's Lamp.

Description: Patent for a new and improved miner's lamp. This design "may be attached to any wooden structure in the mine, to any crevice in the rock, or to the earthen wall of the mine, and when set upon any ledge or flat surface prevented from tipping over, and when attached to the hat or other garment of the miner kept from swinging or turning out of proper position; also, [it] provid[es] the lamp with a rod for adjusting the wick of the lamp for regulating the flame of the lamp" (lines 10-19).
Date: September 11, 1883
Creator: Lee, Charles A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Seed Planter

Description: Patent for a seed planter that can plant seeds for corn, cotton, or grain.
Date: October 1, 1912
Creator: Robbins, Henry W.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

UTA campus area map.

Description: Map shows late twentieth century authorized land acquisition boundary and non-UTA property boundaries of the University of Texas at Arlington. Includes building index, inset map for location of Automation and Robotics Research Institute, and inset map of Fort Worth metropolitan area. Scale [ca. 1:2400].
Date: 1992
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Oral History Interview with Richard Gonzales, June 11, 2015

Description: Interview with Richard Gonzales, a journalist from Arlington, Texas. In his interview, Gonzales discusses his early life, his education, student activism, founding the Association of Mexican American Students at UT Arlington, and his political activism and advocacy for Mexican-Americans.
Date: June 11, 2015
Creator: Gonzales, Richard; Enriquez, Sandra; Krochmal, Max & Robles, David
Partner: TCU Mary Couts Burnett Library

Cultivator Attachment

Description: Patent for a cultivator attachment. This invention is an implement lies in supporting the plow feet from the cultivator beams in such a manner in order to adjust the placing of the plow shanks. Illustrations included.
Date: October 29, 1912
Creator: Crouch, William V.; Crouch, McElvy S. & Martin, H. G.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Arlington 1917 Sheet 2

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Arlington in Tarrant County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: August 1917
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Arlington 1905 Sheet 1

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Arlington in Tarrant County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: July 1905
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Arlington 1917 Sheet 5

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Arlington in Tarrant County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: August 1917
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Arlington 1900 Sheet 1

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Arlington in Tarrant County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: November 1900
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Arlington 1911 Sheet 2

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Arlington in Tarrant County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: April 1911
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Arlington 1911 Sheet 4

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Arlington in Tarrant County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: April 1911
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Arlington 1905 Sheet 2

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Arlington in Tarrant County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: August 1905
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Arlington 1917 Sheet 1

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Arlington in Tarrant County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: August 1917
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Arlington Police Officer Terry L. Lewis in uniform]

Description: Photograph of Officer Terry L. Lewis in dark blue uniform taken in a living room sitting with a United States map in the background. Officer Lewis was killed in the line of duty by vehicular assault on October 9, 1992. He and Reserve Officer Jerry Crocker were killed when their patrol car was struck by a drunk driver.
Date: 199u
Partner: Arlington Public Library

Arlington 1917 Sheet 4

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Arlington in Tarrant County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: August 1917
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History