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Match-Box.

Description: Patent for match boxes that automatically opens when unlatched and has a projecting member arm that slides the lid with a match for removal conveniency.
Date: April 17, 1906
Creator: Whiteker, Bosque M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Match-Box.

Description: Patent for a match-box that prevents "the wholesale removal therefrom of large numbers of matches by users and borrowers and their consequent wasteful expenditure, which, when this happens, as it commonly does in hotels and stores, makes the cost of matches an item of considerable expense to the proprietor" (lines 14-20).
Date: February 5, 1895
Creator: Holm, Martin
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Match-Receptacle.

Description: Patent for match-receptacle that holds a number of matches and the operator can withdraw one match at a time. The match must be ignited before its removal.
Date: December 18, 1894
Creator: Halsey, Fred Deo
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Combined Cigar-Tip Cutter and Match-Safe.

Description: Patent for a combined cigar tip cutter and match-safe that consists of a shaft, an operating lever, a match box under the lever, a link that attaches the match box to the lever, a coiled spring that is attached to the lever, a curved lever that is lined up to the other lever, a spring connecting the two levers, and a picker.
Date: April 4, 1893
Creator: Briggs, William J.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Automatic Fire-Kindler

Description: Patent for an automatic fire kindler which can be put on a timer and start a fire in a stove with a bundle of matches inserted into the device ahead of time.
Date: November 17, 1908
Creator: Bates, Samuel F.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Match-Safe.

Description: Patent for a match box that is watertight and easy to open and close.
Date: February 12, 1907
Creator: Mitchell, Malcolm, E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[A Collection of Oil Lamps]

Description: Photograph of a line of glass oil lamps, sitting on a table next to assorted bottles, and behind a box of Anchor Diamond matches. The wall behind the lamps has a floral print, and a small framed poem is hung above the lamp on the right. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS.
Date: 19uu
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Girls Playing Volleyball]

Description: Photograph of girls playing volleyball during a match at the University of North Texas, in Denton, Texas. Two players are blocking the ball from an opposing player. Another teammate is watching in the background. There are two banners on the wall in the background.
Date: 2009
Creator: Chaney, Ken
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Two Girls Playing Volleyball]

Description: Photograph of two girls playing volleyball during a match at the University of North Texas, in Denton, Texas. One player is spiking the ball, while the player from the opposing team tries to block the ball. Two players watch the match in the background.
Date: 2009
Creator: Chaney, Ken
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Girls Playing Volleyball]

Description: Photograph of girls playing volleyball during a match at the University of North Texas, in Denton, Texas. One girl is hitting the volleyball, while two players from the opposing team try to block the ball. There are teammates watching in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Chaney, Ken
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Girl Blocking Volleyball]

Description: Photograph of a girl blocking a volleyball at a match at the University of North Texas, in Denton, Texas. The pinky and ring finger on her left hand have been bandaged together. There is a girl spiking the ball in the background, while other teammates watch. There are three banners on the wall in the background.
Date: 2009
Creator: Chaney, Ken
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Girl Blocking Volleyball]

Description: Photograph a girl playing volleyball at a match at the University of North Texas, in Denton, Texas. The girl is blocking the volleyball, while teammates watch in the background. The volleyball is red, blue, and white striped, with the Wilson logo displayed on the front. There are two banners on the wall in the background.
Date: 2009
Creator: Chaney, Ken
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Girls Playing Volleyball]

Description: Photograph of girls playing volleyball at a match at the University of North Texas, in Denton, Texas. Three players are jumping to block the spike of a girl on the opposing team. There are fans watching in the background.
Date: 2009
Creator: Chaney, Ken
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Girl Spiking Volleyball]

Description: Photograph of three girls playing volleyball during a match at the University of North Texas, in Denton, Texas. One player is spiking the volleyball, while two players on the opposing team try to block the ball.
Date: 2009
Creator: Chaney, Ken
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Two Girls Playing Volleyball]

Description: Photograph of two girls playing volleyball at a match at the University of North Texas, in Denton, Texas. One girl is spiking the ball and the other is blocking it, while other teammates watch in the background. There are three banners on the wall in the background.
Date: 2009
Creator: Chaney, Ken
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Three Girls Playing Volleyball]

Description: Photograph of three girls playing volleyball during a match at the University of North Texas, in Denton, Texas. Two girls try to block the volleyball that a player from the opposing team hit. There are three banners on the wall in the background.
Date: 2009
Creator: Chaney, Ken
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Girl Hitting Tennis Ball]

Description: Photograph of a female student playing tennis during a match at the University of the North Texas, in Denton, Texas. The girl is hitting a tennis ball with her racket. She is wearing a black long-sleeved t-shirt with the University of North Texas logo. There is someone half-visible on the other side of the fence to the left.
Date: 2010
Creator: Chaney, Ken
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Girl Playing Tennis]

Description: Photograph of a female student playing tennis during a match at the University of North Texas, in Denton, Texas. The girl is running to hit a tennis ball on the court. She is wearing black leggings, a black tennis skirt, and a black t-shirt with the University of North Texas logo. Her hair is pulled back into a ponytail. Two people wearing hoodies are visible on the other side of the fence.
Date: 2010
Creator: Chaney, Ken
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Girl Playing Tennis]

Description: Photograph of a female student playing tennis during a match at the University of North Texas, in Denton, Texas. Her back is turned. The girl is hitting the tennis ball with her racket. She is wearing black leggings, a tennis skirt and a black t-shirt.
Date: 2010
Creator: Chaney, Ken
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Soldiers Playing Cards]

Description: Photograph of three unidentified soldiers playing cards on a bunk. Other bunks are visible in the background. All three soldiers have a pile of matches in front of them, and there are several matchboxes spread across the bunk.
Date: [1944..1945]
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Girls Playing Volleyball]

Description: Photograph of girls playing volleyball at a match at the University of North Texas, in Denton, Texas. In the photograph, one girl is spiking a volleyball while two girls from the opposing team try to block it. There are three banners on the wall in the background.
Date: 2009
Creator: Chaney, Ken
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Girl on a Tennis Court]

Description: Photograph of a female student playing tennis during a match at the University of North Texas, in Denton, Texas. Her back is turned. She is wearing a black tank top and a white visor, and her hair is pulled into a ponytail secured with a neon green hair tie.
Date: 2010
Creator: Chaney, Ken
Partner: UNT Libraries