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Denton Public Library
- The Denton Kindergarten Association
The year book or announcement of the Denton Kindergarten Association and Mothers' Meetings includes a course of study, a list of officers and board of directors, an introductory statement, a list of meetings, agenda, and a constitution. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth21908/
- George V. Huffmon
Portrait of George V. Huffmon in a military uniform. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth12396/
- Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Wright
Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Wright standing beside a porch next to a brick house. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth12537/
- [Postcard of First Christian Church Tyler, Texas]
Postcard of First Christian Church in Tyler, Texas and its pastor, J. J. Lockhart, addressed to Eld. M. A. Smith. A handwritten message on the front of the postcard says: "This man performed the marriage ceremony for Mr. and Mrs. M. A. Smith." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth611687/
- W. C. Wright Died Last Wednesday
Newspaper article contains a summary of the life and death of W. C. Wright, an early settler in Denton, Texas. W. C. Wright died at the age of 70 after having lived under three flags, having served in the Texas Cavalry during the Civil War, and having served in a local militia. Wright became a wealthy farmer and trader and built and operated the Wright's Opera House. He was survived by his wife and seven children including Mrs. Effie Wright Williams. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth29637/