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[Two Men on a Water Wheel]

Description: Photograph of two men in bathing suits on a water wheel. One of them sits on the wheel, and the other stands on his shoulders. The water is on the right of the picture, the ground and trees on the left.
Date: 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Elizabeth Motlow at Fall's Mill]

Description: Elizabeth "Libby" Motlow standing in front of the water wheel at Fall's Mill in Tennessee.
Date: 1972-08~
Creator: Clark, Junebug
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letters Patent for Flutter Wheels]

Description: Letters patent granting rights to James Stewart for an improvement to flutter wheels used to drive gins, mills, and other machinery.
Date: October 24, 1828
Creator: United States. Patent Office.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Water Wheel and Miller]

Description: Photograph of a miller standing atop of his mill's water wheel in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark, HBSS
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Improved Water-Wheel.

Description: Patent for the improvement of the water-wheel using curved buckets over a spiral water passage to increase power and volume, including illustration.
Date: February 8, 1859
Creator: Littlepage, C. V.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Water Mill.

Description: Patent for a new and improved water mill. This design "relates to current water-mills, the object being to provide a mill of inexpensive and durable construction, having a wheel adapted to rise and fall with the tide, and thus to maintain a constant revolution and working of the mill. The invention consists in the combination of parts" (lines 11-18).
Date: August 28, 1883
Creator: Steinhagen, Cristofer Friderich Carl
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Improvement in Water-Wheels.

Description: Patent for improvements in the construction of water-wheels, including illustrations.
Date: January 8, 1878
Creator: Cross, David L.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department