Search Results

Texas Nature Observations and Reminiscenses

Description: This book serves as a "treatise on insect and animal life" (p. 4) in and around San Antonio, Texas. It discusses the life patterns and behavior of Texas insects, fish, reptiles and other animals, as well as the hunting practices of the time, all in great detail and with accompanying photographs.
Date: 1913
Creator: Menger, R.
Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries

Insect-Destroyer

Description: Patent for an insect destroyer designed to kill agricultural pests with fumes. Illustrations included.
Date: November 1, 1907
Creator: Murff, Jerry M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Boll-Weevil Exterminator

Description: Patent for a boll weevil exterminator, which rids cotton plants and bolls of insects and exterminates them. Illustrations included.
Date: October 21, 1907
Creator: Watkins, George W.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Beehive

Description: Patent for an artificial stone beehive. Illustrations included.
Date: July 11, 1908
Creator: Ward, Hugh T.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Ant-Trap

Description: Patent for an ant rap designed to catch ants and burrowing insects that are destructive to vegetation. Illustrations included.
Date: July 1, 1908
Creator: Fly, Nathaniel D.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department