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- [1st NL President Don Newport]
Don Newport wearing dark rimmed glasses, light suit coat and dark tie. Don Newport was the first president of North Lake College in Irving, Texas. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39273/
- [1st RL President Deon Holt]
Black and white photograph of Deon Holt. Dr. Holt is wearing a dark suit jacket, light shirt and patterned tie. Deon Holt was the first president of Richland College. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth40257/
- [2nd RL President Ed Biggerstaff]
Black and white photograph of Ed Biggerstaff. Ed was the second president of Richland College. Light-colored suit coat and striped tie. Ed has moustache. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39272/
- [AC Refrigeration Lab]
Photograph of part of the air conditioning lab at Cedar Valley College. An electric cooking stove is in the foreground. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39279/
- [Admissions Office]
Photograph of several college employees and students busy signing up for classes at Cedar Valley College. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth40229/
- [Admissions Trailer Office]
Mountain View College utilized trailers to serve students prior to the completion of the college. This photograph shows college employees and a student in the Admissions trailer. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth40228/
- [Aerial Construction and Lake]
Aerial photograph of Cedar Valley College during construction. The lake is visible and some of surrounding fields. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39328/
- [Aerial during construction]
Aerial photograph of Brookhaven College during construction. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39314/
- [Aerial From West]
Aerial photograph of Richland College. You can see the water which runs through the middle of the campus. The planetarium is visible as well. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39347/
- [Aerial Looking West]
Aerial view of Mountain View College under construction. Photograph was taken so that observer is looking from East to West. Some neighborhood homes are visible in the bottom of the photograph. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39337/
- [Aerial View]
Aerial view of Eastfield College looking North. The buildings are bright white with dark roofs. Many parking lots are visible. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39333/
- [Aerial View of an Inn]
Postcard of an aerial view of the Inn of the Six Flags in Dallas, Texas. There are several cars parked in the lot around the buildings. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth121564/
- [Aerial View of Dallas]
Postcard of an aerial view of Dallas, Texas, with the Southland Center in the middle of the drawing. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth121597/
- [Aerial View of the JFK Memorial]
Postcard of an aerial view of the John F. Kennedy Memorial and surrounding roads and buildings in Dallas, Texas. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth121567/
- [Aerial View Spring-Winter Snow]
Aerial view of North Lake College in the snow. Many of the parking lots are visible at the top of the photo and the lake is visible in the bottom right hand side. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39346/
- [Angie Runnels]
Photograph of Angie Runnels speaking at Mobil Green Team/Future Builders event. An unidentified woman is to the left and a green sign begins 1996 Mobil Green Team/Future Builders, etc. Angie is wearing a navy blue dress. She appears to be on the porch of a house. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39277/
- [Animal Surgery]
Photograph of two people performing surgery on an animal. Cedar Valley College offers veterinary classes. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth40215/
- Annual Reports, City of Dallas: 1900-1901
Report on various aspects of the city of Dallas, Texas describing activities, funding, and other information for fiscal year 1900-1901, including an overall report from the mayor as well as departmental reports from city officials. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth610713/
- [Apparel Construction Class]
Photograph of four students working at tables. Dressforms are around the room. One student appears to have her garment on a dress form and is inspecting her work. It's a sewing class. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39312/
- Arapaho Road at North Central Expressway 1988, Richardson, Texas
Elevated view of the intersection of Arapaho Road and North Central Expressway, looking north.
The elevated portion of the expressway is not paved; it only has support beams. Motor vehicles are stopped at the intersection. On the SE corner of the intersection is an Exxon gas station, behind is a sign and car lot for OK Used Cars; then the Texas Industries Concrete facility. On the horizon are the railroad and Greenville Avenue intersections with Arapaho Road.
On the NE corner is the Super Motor Co., then the Decorator's Drapery Workroom. On the horizon, at the left side of the photograph, is the Ramada Renaissance Hotel (now the Richardson Hotel), built in 1986. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth3061/
- Arapaho Road at North Central Expressway, Richardson, Texas
Arapaho Road, east from North Central Expressway (U.S. Highway 75), taken from roadside between north-bound Central and its access road. A vehicle carrying earth-moving equipment is east-bound on Arapaho Road. At the SE corner of the intersection is a sign: "TURN LEFT FASCINATION HOMES NORTHRICH WEST."
Five or six small trees are enclosed with a low fence on the right/south side of Arapaho. Further east is a gravel/cement/construction facility. On the left/north side of Arapaho are 2 houses. On the horizon a railroad crossing sign is visible, and a vehicle on the street at the horizon. Various utility lines and poles edge streets and the railroad. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth3063/
- Arapaho Road at West Branch, Cottonwood Creek, Richardson, Texas
Grade-level, iron trestle bridge over West Branch of Cottonwood Creek on Arapaho Road. The ends of the bridge spans have horizontal wooden boards attached. Arapaho Road appears to be hard gravel. In the background is the intersection with Martin Rd. (now West Shore Dr.), which extends right/north. The creek area is filled with trees. One utility pole is at the NW corner of the intersection. Beyond, to the horizon, appears to be a flat field. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth3064/
- [Archery Class]
Photograph of students in archery class. The students and instructor are sitting in a tent with bows in hand. Instructor is standing up. Tents were used as temporary classrooms until the final construction on Mountain View could be completed. There is a light bulb in the tent. A pole can be seen, as well as cars in the parking lot. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth40230/
- [Architectural Detail]
Photograph of an architectural detail on a building showing a carved face and scrolls. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39332/
- [Art Design Class]
Photograph of two students working a easels with pencils and drawing pad. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39362/
- [Art discussion]
Photograph of a man in a plaid shirt speaking to a group of students. Standing with the students is Marty Ray, art instructor. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39296/
Photograph of people seated in folding chairs on cleared ground. They are attending the groundbreaking ceremony for Cedar Valley College. There are some people standing in back. One man has a movie camera in his hands. Some of the women are wearing headscarves. Some leafless trees in background and apparently one cedar tree. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39303/
- [Back of a Postcard]
Back of a postcard advertising the Southern States Steel Co. in Dallas, Texas. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth121601/
- [Band Concert]
Photograph of a group of people with instruments performing on a stage. The band director is dressed in dark clothes; the band members are arranged in rows, seated in the front and standing in the back. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39266/
- Beautiful Lake Cliff, clean, cool, delightful: the Southwest's greatest playground; it's in Dallas
Booklet detailing the attractions and rides at Lake Cliff, including a Ferris Wheel, 30 acre lake, and water rides such as "Shoot the chutes." Discusses construction of the park and the managing officers. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth20992/
- [Becky Lindsay and McClenney discussing Handicapped Issues]
Photograph of a woman (identified as Becky Lindsay) speaking with Byron McClenny (the President of Eastfield College). The two are seated at a table in an office. A bookshelf and windows are visible in the background.
Becky Topletz Lindsay was President of Not Psyched Out Club. Responsible for getting handicapped services at EF. Becky visits with Eastfield President Byron McClenney. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth40234/
- [Between buildings facing North with windmill]
Photograph of the top of windmill structure. There are three students in the photograph. There is a wide sidewalk and buildings block the base of the windmill structure. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39318/
- Big Springs Baptist Church, Garland, Texas
Big Springs Baptist Church, wood frame building.
Label on reverse: "Big Springs Baptist Church 1877-1919.
Date of Picture 8-3-19. J. W. Campbell" texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth3156/
- [Board of Trustees]
Photograph of Board of Trustees about 1978. Seated from left: Mrs. Eugene McDermott, R.L. Thornton, Jr., Pattie Powell. Standing from left: Robert H. Power, Durwood A. Sutton, Carie Welch, Jim Scoggins. Mrs. McDermott has on a patterned dress and Pattie Powell has on a solid colored dress. There are three flags in photograph. There is a brick wall behind the people. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39291/
- [Board of Trustees]
Photograph of the Board of Trustees about 1980. Standing from left: Bob Beard, Bart Romiger, J.D. Hall, Don Buchholz.Seated from left: Jerry Gilmore, Pattie Powell, Robert Power. There are three flags in picture and brick wall behind the board members. J.D. Hall has on a plaid suit jacket. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39281/
- [Board of Trustees with Scroggins]
Photograph of the Board of Trustees of the Dallas County Community College District in 1969. Seated from left: Mrs. Eugene McDermott, R.L. Thornton, Jr., Bill Priest. Standing from left: Durwood A. Sutton, Loncy L. Leake, Franklin Spafford, Carie Welch, Jim Scoggins. United States flag is on the left. Texas flag is on the right. Part of the Dallas County Community College symbol is visible behind the people. Dr. Priest is wearing a bow tie. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39282/
- Bowser Road Alley, Richardson, Texas
One lane, paved alley with curve/intersection in foreground.
Left of the alley is a raised railroad. Next to left edge of the alley are utility poles and lines. Storm drain access from the alley is at the foreground. Right of the alley is a continuous wooden fence, with roofs and trees behind the fencing. Two trash/garbage pick-up areas are visible, with raised platforms and metal trash cans.
Written on back:
Looking north from the alley which serves Bowser showing fencing of residential properties
Nov. 25, 1968 texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth3035/
- [Brass Choir Tenth Anniversary]
Photograph of the Brass Choir performing at the Tenth Anniversary of Richland College. Conductor: George Massingale. They are performing outdoors in a covered breezeway area. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39262/
- Brick Post Office, Richardson, Texas
Medium sized brick building with large front window "Post Office, Richardson, Texas". On front door with screen door and metal awning. Two windows visible on right side of building. Visible through the large window are 24 mail boxes and a tall table. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth3122/
- [Brookhaven from distance with topless windmill]
Photograph of Brookhaven College taken from a distance. Entire college is visible. The windmill base if prominent in the center of the campus. The top is not on the windmill. It appears the campus is nearly completed. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39350/
- [Buildings in Dallas]
Postcard of the Braniff Airways, Frito-Lay, and Exchange Bank buildings in Dallas, Texas. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth121602/
- [Buses in Background]
Photograph of people gathered for the groundbreaking of Cedar Valley College. There is a large striped tent in the background. Even farther back there are two school buses. Most people in the photo are looking to their left. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39302/
- [Business Division]
Photograph of the North Lake College Business Division employees taken about 1988. There is a clock on the wall showing about 3:05. Five people are sitting. Four on regular height chairs and one man in the center on a higher stool. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39280/
- [Butler Bros. Building]
Postcard of a drawing of the Butler Brothers building in Dallas, Texas. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth121585/
- [C and D Buildings]
Photograph of two buildings on Cedar Valley College campus. Foreground is C building and background is D building. The lake is visible on the left side of the photograph. Steps and sidewalk are visible. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39317/
- C. H. Blewett Family and Residence, Richardson, Texas
Man, woman, boy and three girls standing in front of wood clad residence. The one-story residence has a full, roofed porch and is raised on blocks with no skirting. A raised, plank walk leads to the front of the home.
Left to right:
BLEWETT, Chapman Hart. Born 25 Dec 1856, Richardson TX; died 24 May 1920; buried Blewett Cemetery, Richardson TX.
BLEWETT, Mattie C. (Martha Corilla) Skiles. Born 23 Sep 1855, Warren Co. KY; died 16 Sep 1907/1920, Richardson TX; buried Blewett Cemetery, Richardson TX. Married 8 Dec 1880, Richardson TX.
BLEWETT, John William. Born 25 Apr 1882, died Mar 1968.
BLEWETT, Jennie Bell. Born 31 Jan 1886, died 10 Aug 1952.
BLEWETT, Mattie Laura. Born 1 Jun 1896, died 15 Jan 1955.
BLEWETT, Jessie Lou "Jeb". Born 22 Dec 1887. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth3080/
- [Cabaña Motor Hotel]
Postcard of the Cabaña Motor Hotel on Stemmons Freeway in Dallas, Texas. Cars are parked in the lot to the right. The typed text on the back reads: "Remember * * * * * * * * * * Phi Delta Theta Annual Alumni Chili Dinner and Stag - This Thursday, October 12, 1967. Dinner: 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Games & Entertainment: 7:30 - 12:30. Tariff: Only $4.50 for 67 dues payers and slightly higher for those who didn't come across. Don't miss this memorable occasion! (The biggest and best stag ever)". texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth121563/
- [Cafeteria El Paso Hall with swirled carpet]
Photograph which includes a partial view of the Richland cafeteria. Sofas, a student and very colorful carpet in El Paso Hall of Richland College are the main part of the picture. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39267/
- Campbell Family and Residence, Richardson, Texas
Two men and 1 woman standing in front of a wood clad residence.
The rear, roofed, porch is facing; the front porch is just visible on the far left of the photograph.
From left to right: A man is standing in front of a dark horse. A small dog is perched on the hind-quarters of the horse.
A man is standing in front of a small black and white dog. The dog is sitting on a wooden box/crate.
A woman is standing at the front corner of the porch, beneath a medium tree. She is holding a palm fan. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth3079/
- [Campus from the West]
Photograph of the entire campus of Eastfield College. It show lots of sky and lots of the property. The photograph was taken from the West and is dated October, 1971. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39336/