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[John B. Denton Funeral Notice]

Description:

Funeral notice for John B. Denton, who was killed by indians on May 22, 1841. The interment was held at the Denton Courthouse on November 21, 1901. This notice was given to the Denton Public Library by Mrs. R.M. Mitchell and was included in one of three scrapbooks that she made for the library.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Denton County - Denton
Creation Date: November 21, 1901
Partner(s):
Denton Public Library
Collection(s):
From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History
Usage:
Total Uses: 91
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: November 21, 1901
  • Digitized: April 5, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Denton County - Denton
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
November 21, 1901
Description:

Funeral notice for John B. Denton, who was killed by indians on May 22, 1841. The interment was held at the Denton Courthouse on November 21, 1901. This notice was given to the Denton Public Library by Mrs. R.M. Mitchell and was included in one of three scrapbooks that she made for the library.

Physical Description:

1 pamphlet , 4.4 in. x 6.75 in.; mounted on paper , 10.5 in. x 14 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Old Settler's Association
Partner:
Denton Public Library
Collection:
From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 29
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth24892
Resource Type: Text
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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