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William C. Wright v. The United States and the Comanche and Kiowa Indians

William C. Wright v. The United States and the Comanche and Kiowa Indians

Date: c. 1891-07-01
Creator: United States. Court of Claims.
Description: Record and transcription of William C. Wright v. the United States and the Comanche and Kiowa tribes of Indians in the United States Court of Claims. The claimant argued that the Comanche and Kiowa Indians stole property from him around 1868.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Historical Sketch of the Katie Daffan Chapter H. D. C.

Historical Sketch of the Katie Daffan Chapter H. D. C.

Date: c. 1918
Creator: unknown
Description: A program containing a list of officers, presidents, and members of the Katie Daffan Chapter U.D.C. A brief history of the group is given, and information regarding the dedication of a confederate monument on June 3rd, 1918.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Minutes of First Annual Session of the Denton County Baptist Association

Minutes of First Annual Session of the Denton County Baptist Association

Date: c. 1886-10-01
Creator: Denton County Baptist Association
Description: Minutes of the Organization and First Annual Session of the Denton County Baptist Association. The booklet contains the list of delegates, constitution, rules of order, and the declaration of faith of the association.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Williams family records written in Bible

Williams family records written in Bible

Date: c. 1854
Creator: unknown
Description: Three pages of a Bible include a written Williams family record with births, marriages, and deaths.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Janice Bain, Miss Denton 1970

Janice Bain, Miss Denton 1970

Date: 1971
Creator: Denton Jaycees
Description: Book contains information about the Denton Jaycees and their Miss Denton Pageant. Photographs of the Denton Jaycees chairmen are included. Several advertisements for Denton area business and the photographs of pageant contestants are also included.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Famous in the West

Famous in the West

Date: c. 1925
Creator: Cunningham, Eugene
Description: Cunningham provided information about El Paso, Texas in the late nineteenth century. He also wrote about early settlers, marshals, and criminals of the west in that time period. He wrote about "Billy the Kid," First Sergeant James B. Gillett, Tom Threepersons, Dallas Stoudenmire, John Wesley Hardin, and others.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Woman's Missionary Society of the Methodist Episcopal Church

Woman's Missionary Society of the Methodist Episcopal Church

Date: c. 1919
Creator: Woman's Missionary Society
Description: Booklet contains a list of special meetings, an order of business, and a course of study. The booklet also contains the society's motto, officers, and committees. A detailed order of services of each meeting during the 1919-1920 is included.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Sanger Community Fair, Sept. 14-19, 1927

Sanger Community Fair, Sept. 14-19, 1927

Date: c. 1927-09-14
Creator: unknown
Description: Booklet for the Sanger Community Fair on September 14-17, 1927. The booklet contains several advertisements for Sanford area businesses, a program of parade and fair events, a list of committee members, a photograph and list of members of the Sanger Fire Department, and other information about the fair.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Woman's Missionary Society of the Methodist Episcopal Church

Woman's Missionary Society of the Methodist Episcopal Church

Date: c. 1912
Creator: Woman's Missionary Society
Description: Booklet contains a list of special meetings, an order of business, and a course of study. The booklet also contains the society's motto, officers, and committees. A detailed order of services of each meeting during 1912-1913 is included.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Denton High School Twentieth Annual Commencement Program 1905

Denton High School Twentieth Annual Commencement Program 1905

Date: c. 1905
Creator: unknown
Description: The twentieth annual commencement of Denton High School was held at Wright's Opera House on May 22, 1905. The program also contains information about the baccalaureate service, the names of the graduates, an order of services, and a list of faculty and board of trustees.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
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