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Hall County

Description: Blue line print of a survey map of Hall County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, blocks of land, cities, towns, roads, and railroads. A group of three separate tracts are outlined in red pencil and labeled W. J. Lewis, A. C. Hughes, and [city of] Turkey. Scale [ca. 1:177,777] (4000 varas to 3/4 of an inch).
Date: 1916
Creator: Ehlinger, L. & Bramlette, H. M.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Windmill.

Description: Patent for "a new windmill design to improve the construction of windmills and to provide a simple, durable, and efficient one" (lines 11-12)
Date: May 22, 1900
Creator: Benson, A. E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Tire Heater.

Description: Patent for a new and improved tire heater. This design "consists in providing a rotary circular box revolving in a horizontal plane and carrying a rack, upon which is supported the tire, said box having a stationary bottom provided with openings to admit the flames of oil, gas, or vapor burners to immediate contact with a rotated tire. . . . The object of [the] invention is to provide a tire-heater, which shall be simple and economical of construction, adapted to the use of gas, oil, or vapor fuel, but free of all connections for supplying and burning the same" (lines 18-29).
Date: July 29, 1890
Creator: Nevill, William Birt.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Fumigator.

Description: Patent for an improved fumigator that has a furnace, a fan casing, a fan inside the casing, a discharge in the casing, an air chamber with dampered openings between the furnace and the casing, a perforated partition between the furnace and the chamber, and a nozzle and hose coming from the driving device.
Date: August 21, 1894
Creator: Horne, Edward G.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Wrench.

Description: Patent for the wrench. "The object of the invention is to provide a wrench which will be readily adjustable so as to fit nut of any size and one which will be held securely on the nut securely on the nut when engaged thereon" (lines 10-14).
Date: December 30, 1910
Creator: Weatherly, George B.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Plow Attachment

Description: Patent for a plow attachment that is used for cutting the plowed stalks and breaking up large chunks of soil. Illustrations included.
Date: July 13, 1909
Creator: Batson, Joseph A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Safety-Stirrup.

Description: Patent for a safety stirrup which has a locking mechanism, which will open if a rider is thrown from the saddle to release the foot from the stirrup.
Date: March 9, 1909
Creator: Batson, Joseph A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Memphis 1908 Sheet 2

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Memphis in Hall County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1908
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Memphis 1920 Sheet 9

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Memphis in Hall County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1920
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Memphis 1920 Sheet 2

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Memphis in Hall County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1920
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Memphis 1914 Sheet 4

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Memphis in Hall County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1914
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Memphis 1920 Sheet 10

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Memphis in Hall County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1920
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Memphis 1920 Sheet 7

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Memphis in Hall County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1920
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Memphis 1914 Sheet 1

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Memphis in Hall County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1914
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Memphis 1914 Sheet 7

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Memphis in Hall County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1914
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Memphis 1920 Sheet 1

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Memphis in Hall County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1920
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Memphis 1914 Sheet 2

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Memphis in Hall County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance.
Date: 1914
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History