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  Partner: Denton Public Library
 Decade: 1900-1909
Unidentified Man in Military Uniform

Unidentified Man in Military Uniform

Date: c. 1900
Creator: unknown
Description: Unidentified man in a military uniform is pictured in front of a memorial in Cuba.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Unidentified People

Unidentified People

Date: c. 1900
Creator: unknown
Description: Unidentified group of people on what appears to be a college campus.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Woman's Shakespeare Club

Woman's Shakespeare Club

Date: c. 1900-12-27
Creator: Woman's Shakespeare Club
Description: The program for the Woman's Shakespeare Club meeting on December 27, 1900 contains words of welcome from Mrs. W. A. Ponder, vocal solos, readings, papers, and instrumentals.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Wright Opera House and Parlin and Orendorff

Wright Opera House and Parlin and Orendorff

Date: c. 1900
Creator: unknown
Description: Building on the corner of the Denton Square which includes the Wright Opera House and Parlin and Orendorff. A horse-drawn wagon and several unidentified men are pictured
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Young Man and Woman in Early Model Car

Young Man and Woman in Early Model Car

Date: c. 1900
Creator: unknown
Description: Young man and woman in snapshot with early model car.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Denton County: The Greatest Diversifying County in Texas

Denton County: The Greatest Diversifying County in Texas

Date: 1909
Creator: Denton Chamber of Commerce
Description: Book about Denton County in Texas, including location, climate, soils, water, agriculture, industries, other resources, factories, and Denton city.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Exterior of the Merchant Tailor Company

Exterior of the Merchant Tailor Company

Date: 1909?
Creator: unknown
Description: Exterior of the Boylan Tailor Shop and R.K. Rains' Barbershop, located on the north side of the square. There is a buggy in the foreground to the right. The tailor shop was originally opened by F.J. Boylan, the second man from the right, his stepsons, John W. and Walter R. "Rube" Scott are to his left, an unidentified African-American male stands on the far right. A barbershop pole and two signs hang from the shop to the right. The signs say: Hot & Cold Baths; and R.K. Rains. Richard Kerr Rains owned the R.K. Rains Barber Shop until he sold his business in April of 1910 to Ed Roberts. In 1912, the Boylan & Co., Merchant and Scott Tailoring Co. combined and formed the Scott Tailor Company. According to the 1910 Census, John W. Scott was 23 in 1910, his occupation was listed as "Tailor" and he owned the business. Walter R. Scott was 27 and his occupation was "Tailor in men's clothing." Later, in the 1923 Retail Merchants' Association's Denton City Directory, the brothers have several businesses: John W. Tailoring Co., on the west side of the square; Walter Scott was the Manager of the North Side Tailor Shop, ...
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Order of Macabees

Order of Macabees

Date: 1909
Creator: unknown
Description: Group of eighteen women in white dresses and caps from the Order of Macabees. Those identified are: Fannie Wiliams, Etta Woodsen, Edna Yerby Walker, Mollie Rich, Ada Bates Poling, Cora Mayer, Myrtle Joiner, Lizzie goode, Mollie Bushey, Gretna Cobb, Florence Elbert, Leona Bleweth, Fannie Blanks, Nellie Nipp, Annie Baker, Cora Bates, Eula Bates.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
[Photograph of Robert E. Lee School Students]

[Photograph of Robert E. Lee School Students]

Date: 1909~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an elementary school class from Robert E. Lee School standing and sitting outside of a brick building. One of the children is Noah R. Wiggs.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
[Portrait of Three Siblings]

[Portrait of Three Siblings]

Date: 1909~
Creator: unknown
Description: Portrait of two girls and a younger boy. A handwritten note on the back of the photo identifies them as Eula Magill Carroll, Esther Magill McCormick, and Marshall Magill.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
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