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Dickens County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Dickens County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, blocks of land, cities, towns, roads, and railroads. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in red pencil. Scale [ca. 1:177,778] (4000 varas to 3/4 of an inch).
Date: 1915
Creator: Ehlinger, L.; Russell, F. D. & Bramlette, H. M.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wire-Stretcher

Description: Patent for improvements to wire-stretchers, "particularly to those arranged for disposal upon wagons, and has for its object to provide a wire-stretcher with which a plurality of wires may be stretched simultaneously and which will be arranged to hold the spools containing the wire which is to be strung." (lines 12-18), including illustrations.
Date: October 24, 1905
Creator: Manning, Butler S.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Texas Attorney General Opinion: WW-854

Description: Document issued by the Office of the Attorney General of Texas in Austin, Texas, providing an interpretation of Texas law. It provides the opinion of the Texas Attorney General, Will Wilson, regarding a legal question submitted for clarification: Whether Dickens County may deposit with the State Treasurer all of the money necessary to service the interest and principal on outstanding bonds to maturity, and then spend the surplus in the sinking fund on road purposes?
Date: June 7, 1960
Creator: Texas. Attorney-General's Office.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Dickens County

Description: Map of the Panhandle Plains region covering Dickens County, Texas. The center of Dickens County is marked on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: October 2, 1891
Creator: Appell, P. F.
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Dickens County

Description: Map of the Panhandle Plains region covering Dickens County, Texas. The center of Dickens County is marked on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: August 12, 1884
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Dickens County

Description: Map of the Panhandle Plains region covering Dickens County, Texas. The center of Dickens County is marked on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1877
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Dickens County

Description: Map of the Panhandle Plains region covering Dickens County, Texas. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: June 1895
Creator: Rowe, Sidney J.
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Dickens County

Description: Map of the Panhandle Plains region covering Dickens County, Texas. The center of Dickens County is marked on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1880
Partner: Texas General Land Office

[Photograph of Parade Float]

Description: Photograph of a car decorated as a float in a parade. Two women are sitting in the front seats and one is sitting on a pedestal behind the front seats, with two little girls sitting in the back seats.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

Soil Survey of Dickens County, Texas

Description: Text describes the area, climate, agricultural history and statistics, soil-survey methods and definitions, soils and crops, land uses and agricultural methods, irrigation, and morphology and genesis of soils of Dickens County, Texas.
Date: 1970
Creator: Girdner, Charles L. & Richardson, Wayne E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

General Soil Map, Dickens County, Texas

Description: Map displays soil types along with creeks, towns, schools, churches, power transmission lines, oil and gas pipelines, roads, and railroads. Includes legend and symbols. Scale 1:253,400
Date: 1970
Creator: United States. Soil Conservation Service.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Street Scene of Spur, Texas]

Description: Photograph of several people and horse drawn carriages in the middle of a street, under a "Welcome" banner. There are several stores and businesses visible in the background. Printed on the lower part of the photograph is, "Spur, Tex, The Magic City".
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Dickens 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: 1915
Creator: [Texas]. General Land Office.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Soil map, Texas, Dickens County sheet

Description: Map displays soil types along with creeks, springs, towns, schools, churches, ranches, experiment substations, roads, and railroads. Includes legend and symbols.
Date: 1926
Creator: United States. Bureau of Soils.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department