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  Partner: Denton Public Library
 Decade: 1900-1909
 Year: 1900
John W. Gober

John W. Gober

Date: 1900?
Creator: unknown
Description: John Wesley Gober standing center-frame in front of a brick house. He is wearing a dark suit with vest and matching hat. There is a brick cellar to the right and trees are visible in the background. Information found on the back of the photograph: "John W. Gober was born in Marietta, Ga., March 14, 1826. Married Miss Mary Ann Comp, November 20, 1846. Moved to Fannin County, Texas 1851 - moved to Denton County 1853. Settled on Clear Creek near Bolivar. He served 4 years in the Confederate Army. He died Feb. 23, 1905 and was buried with Masonic honors in IOOF Cemetery. Joined Co. H, Eighteenth Regiment, a partisan Rangers."
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Nettie Williams Edwards

Nettie Williams Edwards

Date: c. 1900
Creator: unknown
Description: Full-length portrait of Nettie Williams Edwards in a long sleeved, high necked dress with lace on the bodice.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
North Texas State University Old Normal Building Copy Negative

North Texas State University Old Normal Building Copy Negative

Date: 1900?
Creator: unknown
Description: Exterior view of the North Texas State University Old Normal Building. The Old Normal Building was built in 1891 and razed by lightning in 1907. The negative is a copy negative of a print tacked to a wall and then photographed.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
The Pine Knot Club

The Pine Knot Club

Date: 1900
Creator: unknown
Description: Group picture of the Pine Knot Club taken in front of Tom Young's Drug Store in Lewisville, Texas. Pictured are: Bill Smith, [first name unknown] Harwell, [first name unknown] Lord, John Fox, Warren Durbin, [first name unknown] Dorsey, Milt Claytor, [first name unknown] Payne, [first name unknown] McAnally, "Squire" Terry [last name unknown], John Shipp, Cush Williams, George Mayfield, Bill Crawford, [first name unknown] Clayborne, Captain Sam Lusk, Tom Young, "Grandpa" [first name unknown] Carlisle.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
[Plat Drawing]

[Plat Drawing]

Date: June 8, 1900
Creator: Reed, W. M.
Description: Plat blueprint showing a river, ditches, and various orchards with boundary lines. Scale is 1:1200.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
[Portrait of Lloyd O'dell]

[Portrait of Lloyd O'dell]

Date: 1900~
Creator: Williams Art Co.
Description: Portrait of Lloyd O'dell as a baby, sitting in a wicker chair. A handwritten note on the back of the photo offers more details on him: "Son of Dr. and Mrs. O'dell. The latter was a sister of Mrs. Nichols, living, at past 90, on Carroll St., Denton, Texas. Lloyd O'dell died in Ark. some years ago and was buried in the I. O. O. F. Cemetery in Denton."
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
[Portrait of Lorene Prater]

[Portrait of Lorene Prater]

Date: 1900~
Creator: unknown
Description: Portrait of Lorene Prater as a baby, wearing a white lace dress and sitting in an ornate chair. A handwritten note on the back of the photo states that she is the daughter of Dudley Green Prater.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
[Portrait of Mr. and Mrs. Virgil W. Shepherd]

[Portrait of Mr. and Mrs. Virgil W. Shepherd]

Date: 1900~
Creator: Williams Art Co.
Description: Portrait of Virgil W. Shepherd, wearing a tuxedo and holding a bowler hat, and his wife, Maggie L. Shepherd, wearing a dress and a feathered hat.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Unidentified Boy Feeding a Pony

Unidentified Boy Feeding a Pony

Date: c. 1900
Creator: unknown
Description: Unidentified boy wearing knickers is feeding a white pony. A picket fence and trees are in the background.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Unidentified Children in Costumes

Unidentified Children in Costumes

Date: c. 1900
Creator: unknown
Description: Group of unidentified children in costumes.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
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