The Emmys - Philo Taylor Farnsworth

In an ode to the week of the Emmy Awards ceremony, the Bureau of Land Management is showcasing a man who made television entertainment possible, Philo Taylor Farnsworth. Come check it out! Read more on ArcGIS Story Maps.

The GLO website provides live access to Federal land conveyance records for the Public Land States, including image access to more than 12 million federal land title records issued between 1788 and the present.
 
The site also hosts images of survey plats and field notes, land status records, and control document index records, and is one of the most visited websites in the Department of the Interior. Visit glorecords.blm.gov for more information.

Homestead Patent
 
Above is a Homestead Patent issued to Lewis E. Farnsworth, Philo T. Farnsworth's father, for 160 acres on June 6, 1914, near Beaver.