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Wood Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Wood County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:166,667] (5000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1914
Creator: Pressler, C. W. & Bramlette, H. M.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Crowd Around Airplane]

Description: Photograph of a group standing around a Curtiss JN-4D Jenny airplane, in Quitman, Texas. Everyone in town gathered to view the first airplane landing in Quitman.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

Bedstead Fastening.

Description: Patent for connecting legs to side rails of beadsteads.
Date: April 17, 1900
Creator: Rape, Augustus D.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Nut-Lock

Description: Patent for a nut lock, to hold a nut in place or act in place of a washer, including illustrations.
Date: September 25, 1900
Creator: Dowell, Jeff Davis & Galliher, Lawrence M.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Andiron.

Description: Patent for improvement in andirons “which is so arranged as to permit ready access to the fireplace for the purpose of cleaning out the ashes and having a removable fender which is capable of being quickly and readily removed or placed in position to retain the fire and prevent the fire from rolling out the fireplace.” (Lines 47-54.) Illustration is included.
Date: March 26, 1901
Creator: Cox, John Drew
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cutting Implement.

Description: Patent for improvements in cutting tools especially adapted for severing bale-ties, cutting wire and pruning trees. This cutting implement has a laterally-extending handle and a detachable cutting blade. Illustration is included.
Date: July 2, 1901
Creator: Lott, William E.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Sweep-Holder

Description: Patent for a sweep holder intended for keeping the rear sweep of a plow straight and secure. Illustrations included.
Date: October 29, 1907
Creator: Reid, William W.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cultivator Attachment

Description: Patent for an attachment for a cotton cultivator that comprises of, among other objects, cotton chopper blades. Illustrations included.
Date: October 16, 1907
Creator: Patrick, Henry N.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Riding Attachment for Cotton Choppers

Description: Patent for riding attachment for cotton choppers. This design consists of a removable frame. Illustration included.
Date: December 16, 1907
Creator: Sodekson, Nathan S.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Latch.

Description: Patent for certain new and useful improvements in latches, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: November 29, 1898
Creator: Lott, William Edward
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Latch.

Description: Patent for certain new and useful improvements in latches, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: July 18, 1899
Creator: Lott, William E.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cotton Chopper

Description: Patent for a cotton chopper. Illustration included.
Date: May 11, 1904
Creator: Brown, Christopher C.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cotton Chopper

Description: Patent for a cotton chopper. Illustration included.
Date: September 9, 1904
Creator: Woods, John Bell
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cotton-Seed Conveyer.

Description: Patent for a new and useful cotton seed conveyer, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: November 7, 1899
Creator: Moore, John T.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cotton-Gin-Saw Cleaner.

Description: Patent for certain new and useful improvements in cotton gin saw cleaners, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: December 12, 1899
Creator: Mapes, Joseph Calvin
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Combined Couch and Bath-Tub.

Description: Patent for a new and useful combined couch and bath tub, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: August 8, 1899
Creator: Smith, Samuel Jackson
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Apparatus For Straightening AX-Handles

Description: Patent for apparatus for straightening ax-handles. Illustrations included.
Date: April 18, 1904
Creator: Sullivan, Stephen Dunkling
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Snap Hook

Description: Patent for a snap hook. Illustration included.
Date: January 15, 1904
Creator: Weir, Welby D.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Step For Carriages

Description: Patent for a step for carriages. This invention is meant "to provide a simple, inexpensive, and efficient device ... for use on buggies, wagons, and other vehicles" (line 8-12). Illustration included.
Date: August 3, 1903
Creator: Hopper, Ceburn Elzworth
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Feeding Attachment For Pneumatic Conveyers

Description: Patent for a feeding attachment for pneumatic conveyers. Illustrations included.
Date: September 29, 1902
Creator: Sonendrinker, Edward Thomas & Coleman, Matthew Walton
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Twine Holder

Description: Patent for a twine holder. Illustration included.
Date: October 25, 1904
Creator: Weir, Roy Lee
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Combined Cultivator and Harrow

Description: Patent for a combined cultivator and harrow. "This invention relates to an improved agricultural implement comprising in its construction a cultivator and a harrow, the tooth elements of which are so constructed and supported by the frame as to be capable of being adjusted for operation in several different positions" (line 8-14) illustration included.
Date: November 17, 1902
Creator: Farris, Henry Clay
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Check Row Planter

Description: Patent for check row planter. Illustration included.
Date: July 22, 1903
Creator: Perkins, Albert L.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cloth-Measuring Machine.

Description: Patent for a new and useful cloth measuring machine, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: January 2, 1900
Creator: Williams, Ellia Pinkney
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department