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Stalk Breaker (open access)

Stalk Breaker

Patent for breaking cotton stalks. This device is designed to break down cotton stalks while sparing stalks of growing young wheat. Illustration included.
Date: October 27, 1908
Creator: Shaw, Drury P. & Tackaberry, W. J.
System: The Portal to Texas History
Cut-Out. (open access)

Cut-Out.

Patent for a telephone wire cutout for use in manually grounding the telephone line during a storm.
Date: March 29, 1910
Creator: Smith, James L.
System: The Portal to Texas History
Double-Row Stalk-Cutter. (open access)

Double-Row Stalk-Cutter.

Patent for a double row stalk cutter, which has rotating stalk cutters.
Date: May 11, 1909
Creator: Peden, Francis M.
System: The Portal to Texas History
Tool-Handle And Tool. (open access)

Tool-Handle And Tool.

Patent for certain new and useful improvements in tool handles and tools, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: August 22, 1899
Creator: Lantz, Albert C.
System: The Portal to Texas History
Photograph Gallery Appliance (open access)

Photograph Gallery Appliance

Patent for a photograph gallery appliance. This invention is to replace special card mounts. Illustration included.
Date: August 9, 1904
Creator: Bunnell, Walter A.
System: The Portal to Texas History
Automatic Computing and Weighing Scale (open access)

Automatic Computing and Weighing Scale

Patent for automatic computing and weighing scale.
Date: April 21, 1903
Creator: Mount, Timothy S.
System: The Portal to Texas History
Baling Press. (open access)

Baling Press.

Patent for several improvements in baling presses for making cylindrical bales, the machine being able to be set up in both the horizontal and upright positions.
Date: May 22, 1900
Creator: Byars, Edgar.
System: The Portal to Texas History
Double-Action Pump (open access)

Double-Action Pump

Patent for "double-action submerged force-pumps which can be operated by any suitable power, but particularly adapted for operation by windmills provided with variable gearing...simple in construction and strong and durable and in which there are no parts which can be disarranged during operation and from which all valves may be removed without disturbing the pipe and which will maintain a continuous flow of water during operation."
Date: October 21, 1902
Creator: Byars, Edgar
System: The Portal to Texas History
Baling-Press. (open access)

Baling-Press.

Patent for a press for baling cotton and other fibrous materials.
Date: October 14, 1902
Creator: Mount, T. S.
System: The Portal to Texas History
Stalk-Cutter. (open access)

Stalk-Cutter.

Patent for a stalk-cutter that employs rotating breaking members to uproot the stalk and cut it rather than simply cutting the stalk and leaving the roots underground.
Date: November 7, 1911
Creator: Buchanan, Amos. W.
System: The Portal to Texas History
Balancing Device for Cultivators or the Like (open access)

Balancing Device for Cultivators or the Like

Patent for a balancing device for cultivators or the like.
Date: April 21, 1903
Creator: Dwight, Frances M.
System: The Portal to Texas History
Track and CarrIage for Swing-Scaffolds. (open access)

Track and CarrIage for Swing-Scaffolds.

Patent for a track and carriage for swing scaffolds used by painters that can move horizontally across a house without taking down the scaffold and has adjustable lengths.
Date: January 7, 1908
Creator: Kersey, Richard
System: The Portal to Texas History
Baling-Machine (open access)

Baling-Machine

Patent for a baling machine. Illustrations included.
Date: December 31, 1907
Creator: Bryan, William Silous
System: The Portal to Texas History
Water-Tank. (open access)

Water-Tank.

Patent for a railroad water tank, which automatically opens the discharge valve when the spout is opened.
Date: August 15, 1911
Creator: Miller, Charles H. & Bunnell, Walter A.
System: The Portal to Texas History
Chimney-Jacket (open access)

Chimney-Jacket

Patent for a chimney jacket construction for naval vessels. Illustrations included.
Date: December 17, 1912
Creator: Newell, Allen
System: The Portal to Texas History
Mud-Scraper. (open access)

Mud-Scraper.

Patent for a mud scraper attachment for vehicles, which prevents mud from getting in the wheels of the vehicle on muddy dirt roads.
Date: November 17, 1908
Creator: Whitaker, Ira Paschal
System: The Portal to Texas History
Wire-Stretcher (open access)

Wire-Stretcher

Patent for a wire stretcher. Illustrations included.
Date: January 24, 1911
Creator: Smith, Otis M. L. & Smith, Estus K,
System: The Portal to Texas History
Non-Freezing Connection for Tanks (open access)

Non-Freezing Connection for Tanks

Patent for a valve for water tanks that prevents the water from freezing by taking in water from the central portion. Illustrations included.
Date: October 18, 1910
Creator: Miller, Charles Hector & Bunnell, Walter Alex
System: The Portal to Texas History
Coupling (open access)

Coupling

Patent for a coupler for railway cars. Illustrations included.
Date: April 28, 1908
Creator: Brandt, Olof Nelson
System: The Portal to Texas History
Cultivator (open access)

Cultivator

Patent for a cultivator for carrying plows. Illustrations included.
Date: November 29, 1910
Creator: Stovall, Benjamin F.
System: The Portal to Texas History
Calendar Clock (open access)

Calendar Clock

Patent for calendar clock. Illustration included.
Date: February 26, 1907
Creator: Woods, Jesse Leroy
System: The Portal to Texas History
Apparatus for Administering Medecine to Live Stock. (open access)

Apparatus for Administering Medecine to Live Stock.

Patent for for a device to efficiently administer medication to live stock.
Date: January 9, 1912
Creator: Holliday, William A.
System: The Portal to Texas History
Curtain-Pole (open access)

Curtain-Pole

Patent for a curtain pole. Illustrations included.
Date: February 7, 1911
Creator: Doyle, Edward S.
System: The Portal to Texas History
Process of Preserving (open access)

Process of Preserving

Patent for a process for preserving corn and is done without canning it.
Date: May 29, 1906
Creator: Melton, Ephraim B.
System: The Portal to Texas History