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[Sheep in a field near Marfa]

Description: Photograph of a flock of sheep a field; a structure is partially visible in the background. The image accompanied a written speech, with the caption: "Sheep ranching is most successful on the stony, rolling hills" (p. 11).
Date: unknown
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Reminiscing with My Grandmother

Description: Research paper written for a history class at Marfa High School about Dorotea Quintana, the author's grandmother, keeping house on a large farm - using a flat iron to iron clothes, carting water from a nearby creek, and fueling a wood-fueled stove.
Date: November 28, 1967
Creator: Quintana, Socorro
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[A Farm House]

Description: Photograph of a farmhouse in Palo Pinto County (possibly near Thurber), visible at the end of a round driveway of red soil. The house is two stories tall and has a long row of dormer windows above a full-length front porch. Several vehicles are parked in front of the home. On the right side of the image, a white fence marks the boundary of the yard and hills covered in scrub are visible on the other side.
Date: unknown
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

[Photograph of Farm]

Description: Photograph of a small family farm, possibly in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee during the 1950's. Three small wooden buildings are situated behind a fenced area, and tree-filled hills make up the background.
Date: [1950..1959]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Spinach Farming]

Description: Photograph of two men standing in a spinach field, located on the south bank of the Colorado River. The man on the left is wearing a dark-colored suit and the man on the right is wearing lighter-colored clothing that is more casual; other workers are visible in the field behind them.
Date: unknown
Creator: Jordan Company
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Pulling rocks in the field]

Description: Photograph of a woman picking up a pail full of rocks. In the image, the unidentified woman is bent over about to pull up a full pail of rocks while another woman is walking down the path behind her looking for rocks holding her pail. A house and more fields can be seen in the background with the mountains beyond them.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Old Mag

Description: Narration by Junebug Clark: This photo is from the 1940s in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. Old Mag is a mule. My grandfather, Wade Hampton Clark, Sr. kept him on his farm. I never met Old Mag, but my father, Joe Clark, HBSS was attached to him. This photo has appeared in magazines, posters and in one of my dad's book.
Date: 1944
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Improvement in Railway-Gates.

Description: Patent for "automatically operating slide-gates which are operated by pressure on treadles, and are suitable for use either as farm-gates or railroad-gates." (Lines 15-18) Includes instructions and illustrations.
Date: May 28, 1878
Creator: McCaffrey, James M. & Larkin, James
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Improvement in Bale-Ties.

Description: Patent for an improved bale-tie with a description of the tool and specifications for its usage, includes illustrations.
Date: June 11, 1878
Creator: Rutherford, William Bryson & Hawkins, Joel Turnham
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Improvement in Grain-Driers.

Description: Patent for an improved grain-drier with design specifications and a description of the object's applications and usage, including illustrations.
Date: June 18, 1878
Creator: Henesee, Richard Tiernan
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Farm Gate.

Description: Patent for a new and improved farm gate. This design consists "[i]n a swinging-gate, the combination of a plate provided with notches upon its upper outer end and connected to the upper end of the inner gate-post, a lever pivoted to the plate and connected with the upper pintle of the gate, a latch pivoted to the lever and extending down through a slot therein to engage with the notches in the plate, and suitable cords and pulleys for operating the latch and lever" (lines 17-26).
Date: July 7, 1885
Creator: Akin, Leonidas T.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[News Script: Airport; Barn]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about severe wind damage in Dallas and Tarrant Counties. The White Rock Airport in Dallas County suffered at least five-thousand dollars in damage. In Rendon, property belonging to Floyd Clowdus is destroyed.
Date: July 24, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Farm editor]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Wheeler McMillen, editor-in-chief of "Farm Journal," arriving in Dallas to discuss farm research and begin a fund-drive to support the Texas Research Foundation at Renner.
Date: November 21, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections