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[Cargo on railcar]

Description: Photograph of large cone-shaped object on a southern pacific rail car. There are industrial structures and a fence behind the rail car.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Rail car on railroad

Description: A rail car with people riding in the back sits on a single railroad. One side is a slope covered in grass with trees on top, and on the opposite side is a small incline with grass and more trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Six Men by Cattle Chute and Rail Car

Description: Copy negative of six men by a cattle chute and rail car. Two men are standing on the cattle chute, two appear to be looking at the rail car, and one is standing on top of the rail car.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men Unloading Cattle From Rail Car

Description: Copy negative of five men unloading cattle from a rail car. One man is sitting on top of the rail car while the others appear to be preparing to unload the cattle.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Southern Pacific Railroad

Description: Photograph of a Southern Pacific engine and several cars on a railway track, viewed from across a grassy field. Buildings and cars are visible in the background.
Date: December 21, 1962
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Car-Coupling.

Description: Patent for an improved car coupling, including illustrations. "This invention relates to an improvement to car coupling, having for its object to effect the coupling of cars with facility and without danger to the operator, the coupling operation being performed automatically, and without requiring the passing of the operator between the cars" (lines 10-15).
Date: November 7, 1882
Creator: Nelson, John B.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Car-Coupling.

Description: Patent for an improved device used to connect rail cars, including illustrations and descriptions of how the new coupling works.
Date: April 15, 1884
Creator: Hathaway, Charles L.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Draft Or Buffing Gear Or Rigging For Cars

Description: Patent for a draft or buffing gear or rigging for rail cars. Illustrations included.
Date: July 26, 1904
Creator: Herndon, Joseph R. & Burnett, Samuel R.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Car Coupling

Description: Patent for a coupling mechanism for rail cars. Illustration included.
Date: April 17, 1905
Creator: Power, George W.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Car Coupling

Description: Patent for a car coupling. This invention operates as a coupling for rail cars. Illustration included.
Date: December 4, 1905
Creator: Moore, Francis A. & Green, William Edward
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department