Eagle Park Bleachers at the North Texas State College

Description:

View of the field bleachers at Eagle Park at North Texas State College. Trees dot the foreground and tall, electric lights line the edges of the playing area. The field was constructed in 1913, and in 1927 steel stands were constructed to seat 2,200 on the west side of the field. The football field was part of "Eagle Park."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Denton County - Denton
Creation Date: c. 1935  
Partner(s):
Denton Public Library
Collection(s):
From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History
UNT Legends: a Century of Mean Green Football
University Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 94
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: c. 1935
  • Digitized: April 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Denton County - Denton
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1935  
Description:

View of the field bleachers at Eagle Park at North Texas State College. Trees dot the foreground and tall, electric lights line the edges of the playing area. The field was constructed in 1913, and in 1927 steel stands were constructed to seat 2,200 on the west side of the field. The football field was part of "Eagle Park."

Physical Description:

1 photographic print : b&w ; 9.5 x 7.25 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): North Texas State Normal College | University of North Texas | Eagle Park
Partner:
Denton Public Library
Collection:
From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History
Collection:
UNT Legends: a Century of Mean Green Football
Collection:
University Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PF-B-229
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth12434
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public