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Grain-Drill.

Description: Patent for an improved grain drill that is simpler and more efficient than other grain drills. It consists of a disk with a central hub, an annular recess around the hub, segmented washers, radial slots, radial seed apertures, gravity slides, and stems on the slides.
Date: June 6, 1893
Creator: Lawrence, William G.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Snuff-Box.

Description: Patent for a snuff box "in which the snuff may be conveniently packed for shipment and sale; and which is also adapted to carry the brush so that it is kept out of contact with the snuff and with the clothing, and to provide means for ejecting the brush handle when the box is open so that it may be conveniently grasped and used" (lines 20-27).
Date: May 30, 1893
Creator: Powell, Charles L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Weatherford Sheet

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:125000
Date: 1893
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Female Students, 1893]

Description: Photo of Weatherford College students. Back row, l to r: Lizzie May Lewis (Mrs. Fred Tucker), Lota Gordon, Dora Eddlemon (Mrs. Simmons), Lizzie Garrett (Mrs. Byrd), Virgie Corn Yeager. Front roe, l to r: Annie Yeager, Daisy Smith Buchanan, Rose Smith Ollo, Mary Cooper Haney Carter. Photo taken in 1893: Weatherford, Texas by photography studio Whittaker and Kennedy.
Date: 1893
Partner: Weatherford College