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[Library Volunteers at Reception]

[Library Volunteers at Reception]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Three volunteers at Marshall Public Library attend a reception. The public area of the library is shown with a large globe in the foregound, a desk in the middle, and the card catalog in the background. On the wall at the rear are art prints which the library circulated at that time.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Library's Photocopier]

[Library's Photocopier]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This photocopier was current when Marshall Public Library opened in 1973.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Lieutenant Joseph Kilgore Leaning on a Building]

[Lieutenant Joseph Kilgore Leaning on a Building]

Date: 194u
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Lieutenant Joseph Kilgore in uniform, seen from behind and leaning on a building with his other hand on his hips. He is speaking to another man in uniform.
Contributing Partner: League City Helen Hall Library
Life of J. W. Holston

Life of J. W. Holston

Date: c. 1930
Creator: Holston, John Willis
Description: Handwritten manuscript by John Willis Holston. Chronicles his family's journey to Texas from Mississippi in 1869. Includes stories from his days as a cowboy on a cattle drive, and his two year service as a Texas Ranger.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
[Lions Host Fish Fry to Benefit Marshall Public Library]

[Lions Host Fish Fry to Benefit Marshall Public Library]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The Lions Club of Marshall hosted a fish fry in April, 1972 to benefit the Marshall Public Library Building Fund. Harrison Forbes, club president, stands with Martin Spangler, who headed the fund-raising drive for the Friends of the Public Library. The two men stand in front of the Lions Club's banner; in front of them are promotional placards in the shape of fish on a string.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Listening Station in Library's Children's Area]

[Listening Station in Library's Children's Area]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: A listening station is ready for use in the children's reading area at Marshall Public Library. Cushions provide seating around a low table. In the center are power plugs, audio plugs, and earphones. A rug underneath the area sets the space apart. Stacks with children's books are visible at left and a long table with benches at right is child-size. A window with curtains controls light at the rear.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Listening Stations in Library's Children's Area]

[Listening Stations in Library's Children's Area]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The children's area at Marshall Public Library, c1973, featured a round table with floor cushions where children could listen to stories. In the left background is a special reading table with benches and dual-sloped tabletop. In the right background are bookstacks and a range for display.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Lonah L. Pittman, Marshall Educator]

[Lonah L. Pittman, Marshall Educator]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Mrs. Lonah L. (Silas E.) Pittman was an English teacher-librarian first in Longview and then at Pemberton High School in Marshall. Born in Kentucky, she was raised in Marshall and received all of her basic education at Bishop Academy and Bishop College. She obtained her library degree at the University of Denver. Her total career in education spanned the years 1931-1972. She died in 1976.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Long-time Educator Emma Mae Brotze]

[Long-time Educator Emma Mae Brotze]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Miss Emma Mae Brotze was a long-time educator in Marshall, Texas. A social studies teacher and later a school principal, she authored a textbook on Texas government. Bill Moyers, television journalist and author, highlighted Miss Brotze's contributions in his television documentary about Marshall.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Lorena Harbison at a Birthday Party]

[Lorena Harbison at a Birthday Party]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two elderly women dressed in royal blue, sitting together on a couch. The woman on the left is Lorena Harbison. On her left are a couple of gift bags. The woman on her right is wearing a tiara with the words, "Happy Birthday" cut out of gold paper.
Contributing Partner: League City Helen Hall Library