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[Titus County]

Description: Cadastral map of a portion of the Piney Woods region covering Titus, Cass, Morris and Marion County, Texas. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1858
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Gregg County

Description: Map of the Piney Woods region covering Gregg County, Texas. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: September 1893
Creator: Pressler, Charles W.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Hopkins County

Description: Map of Hopkins County, Texas, including the Prairies and Lakes region. Mercer's Colony line is marked on the map as well as the road from Tarrant to Clarksville, Texas. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1863
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Houston County

Description: Map of Houston County, Texas, including the Piney Woods region. The road to Hurricane Bayou is marked on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1859
Creator: Stremme, C. C.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Houston County

Description: Map of Houston County, Texas, including the Piney Woods region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: October 1868
Creator: Stremme, C. C.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Bowie County

Description: Map of Bowie County, Texas, including the Piney Woods region. The ferry location is marked along the Sulphur River. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: unknown
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Panola County

Description: Cadastral map of Panola County, Texas in the Piney Woods region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: July 1863
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Panola County

Description: Cadastral map of Panola County, Texas in the Piney Woods region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: February 1882
Creator: Pinckney, Theodore F.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Rusk County

Description: Cadastral map of Rusk County, Texas in the Piney Woods region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1871
Creator: Gomert, A. & Lungkwitz, Herman
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Kaufman County

Description: Map of Kaufman County, Texas including the Prairies and Lakes region.
Date: December 1854
Creator: Martin, Joseph
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Rusk County

Description: Cadastral map of Rusk County, Texas in the Piney Woods region. Some borders and features are marked in color. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: April 6, 1861
Creator: Arlitt, F. H.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Rusk County

Description: Cadastral map of Rusk County, Texas in the Piney Woods region. Some notes are marked in color. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1871
Creator: Gomert, A. & Lungkwitz, Herman
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Rusk County

Description: Cadastral map of Rusk County, Texas in the Piney Woods region. Some notes are marked in color and there is a reference list of land grants in the lower-left corner.. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1846
Creator: Upshur, Horace L.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Wood County

Description: Cadastral map of Wood County, Texas in the Piney Woods region. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1856~
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Cass County

Description: Map of Cass County, Texas, including the Piney Woods region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1848
Creator: Holcomb, A. F.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Cherokee County

Description: Map of Cherokee County, Texas, including the Piney Woods region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1851
Creator: Martin, Joseph
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Camp County

Description: Map of Camp County, Texas, including the Piney Woods region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: August 1897
Creator: Pressler, Charles W.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Panola County

Description: Cadastral map of Panola County, Texas in the Piney Woods region. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: January 1855
Creator: Martin, Joseph
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Panola County

Description: Cadastral map of Panola County, Texas in the Piney Woods region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: October 1871
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Hame-Fastener.

Description: Patent for a simple and inexpensive hame-fastener that has "two adjustable parts, one of which is provided with hooks to be engaged by means on the other part" (lines 11-13). The invention is adjustable and does not unlock or disengage accidentally but can easily be unlocked on purpose.
Date: October 15, 1895
Creator: Anderson, Lee
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Wiffletree-Hook.

Description: Patent for a strong and durable wiffletree-hook that is spring-actuated and uses an eye-bolt to hold the trace securely. It consists of a socket with an eye-bolt, a seat with flanges on all four s ides, pivot-lugs extending from the seat, a hook pivoted between the lugs, and a bow spring on the flanged-seat.
Date: October 31, 1893
Creator: McBean, Robert Sinclair & McBurnett, John Wesley
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Hame.

Description: Patent for a hame that has an improved fastening device that easily secures trace chains or tugs to the harness. It is easily adjustable.
Date: September 26, 1893
Creator: Anderson, Lee
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Harness Attachment.

Description: Patent for a simple, strong, and durable back-band and chain trace attachment that connects the two. This holds "the chain trace and back-band in their proper places and thus prevent[s] chafing of the horse, &c., by the trace chain when it slackens" (lines 12-15).
Date: June 27, 1893
Creator: Camp, John Cecil
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Trace Carrier.

Description: Patent for a new and improved trace-carrier. This design consists "of a frame having a bar extending thereacross with integral arms at right angles thereto, having outwardly turned sharpened ends to form a means of attachment, and a carrier proper depending from said frame and consisting of an elongated loop and an upper eye having the juncture of the two extended inward to form a projection to narrow the opening between said loop and eye, the parts of said carrier proper being of integral rigid structure" (lines 78-88).
Date: July 12, 1892
Creator: Miller, Amanuel M.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department