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[Portrait of Wirt A. Paddock]

Description: Portrait of Wirt A. Paddock, a young man wearing a suit and polka dot tie. A handwritten note on the back of the photo says "Wirt A. Paddock, January 1889. Knox College, Class of '89. Fort Worth, Texas. Property of Alpha Xi of Beta Theta Pi."
Date: January 1889
Creator: Merritt
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

Dallas County Probate Case 2312: Ardrey, Susan A. (Deceased)

Description: Dallas County probate record regarding the case of Ardrey, Susan A. (died August 9, 1889) and A.C. Ardrey (Executor or Guardian). Susan Downs Ardery was born 14 Jul. 1839. She is buried in Greenwood Cemetery Dallas Texas, along with her husband Capt. Alexander Calhoun Ardery and other members of their family.
Date: 1889-03-23/1901-05-31
Creator: Dallas County (Tex.)
Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society

Milk Cooler.

Description: Patent for a new and improved milk cooler. This design consists in "the combination, with the body or frame provided with water-troughs, of the jacketed cans having the upper ends of their jackets extending into the troughs, and an air-collecting device arranged . . . to collect and direct the air against the exposed jackets" (lines 14-21).
Date: April 2, 1889
Creator: Dodge, Frances A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[William Schmalzried Using a Hand Pump]

Description: Photograph of William Schmalzried using a hand pump that is connected to a train car. Several buildings are visible in the background. Handwritten text under the photo says, "Fort Worth, Texas Jan, 1889 - Hand pumps were once used to provide air pressure for testing brakes in yards and car shops. This device was an important piece of equipment in railroad terminals for many years. The photo shows Mr. William Schmalzried, former Supt. of the Car Dept."
Date: January 1889
Partner: The Grace Museum

Roberts County

Description: Cadastral map of Roberts County, Texas in the Panhandle Plains region. Some borders and features are marked in color. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: August 1889
Creator: Hausmann, E. A.
Partner: Texas General Land Office