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 Decade: 1900-1909
Hallie Thurman

Hallie Thurman

Date: c. 1900
Creator: unknown
Description: Head-and-shoulders portrait of Hallie Thurman in a high-necked dress.
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Henry Selz Family on donkeys in Mineral Wells

Henry Selz Family on donkeys in Mineral Wells

Date: 1908?
Creator: unknown
Description: The Henry Selz family on donkeys in Mineral Wells. Included are: Henry Selz, Martha Selz (far left), their daughters, Katie(far right), and Lula (younger daughter).
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In Loving Rememberance of Mrs. Jessamine Blount

In Loving Rememberance of Mrs. Jessamine Blount

Date: c. 1900-06-28
Creator: Blount Family
Description: A short poem commemorates the life of Jessamine Blount who died on June 28, 1900 at the age of 49. Dr. J. P. Blount, first president of a Denton bank, survived his wife.
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Interior View of Boylan Merchant Tailor Shop

Interior View of Boylan Merchant Tailor Shop

Date: January 1, 1904
Creator: unknown
Description: Two unidentified men in the interior of the Boylan Merchant Tailor Shop. One of the two men has been possibly identified as J. Enfarlment.
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John B. Denton College

John B. Denton College

Date: c. 1901-06-23
Creator: unknown
Description: Newspaper clipping contains information about the creation of John B. Denton College in Denton, Texas. O. M. Thurman was the first president of the college.
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John B. Denton College

John B. Denton College

Date: c. 1901-09-26
Creator: unknown
Description: Newspaper clipping contains information about students of John B. Denton College and the construction of the college building.
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[John B. Denton Funeral Notice]

[John B. Denton Funeral Notice]

Date: November 21, 1901
Creator: unknown
Description: Funeral notice for John B. Denton, who was killed by indians on May 22, 1841. The interment was held at the Denton Courthouse on November 21, 1901. This notice was given to the Denton Public Library by Mrs. R.M. Mitchell and was included in one of three scrapbooks that she made for the library.
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John Bunyan Denton

John Bunyan Denton

Date: 1907
Creator: Broome Studio
Description: Photograph of an artist's sketch depicting the death of John B. Denton in the Indian fight at Village Creek on May 24, 1841. Captain Denton and Captain Henry Stout, also shown in the sketch, were leading an advanced scouting party when they were ambushed on Village Creek near modern Fort Worth. Denton was killed and Stout severely wounded.
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John Dunn

John Dunn

Date: August 8, 1900
Creator: unknown
Description: John Dunn standing next to a cabin made out of wood in a field.
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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."
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