Historic Downtown Arlington

Historic Downtown Arlington

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of Main Street in Arlington on Trades Day. There are people with cars, horses and wagons gathered in the street. Buildings stand on the left and right including a bank and the Corner Drug Store. There is a note from Belle to Mr. J. M. Anderson on the back.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum
[News Script: Hippo]

[News Script: Hippo]

Date: October 18, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Belle, a female hippo at the Forest Park zoo. She is being moved to a bigger pool, but doesn't seem interested in leaving her old habitat.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from Laura Jernigan to Mary Moore, January 21, 1906]

[Letter from Laura Jernigan to Mary Moore, January 21, 1906]

Date: January 21, 1903
Creator: Jernigan, Laura
Description: Letter discussing family, such as Belle who is 19 and married her "boy husband" the previous October. She tells of a concert at the literary school, the heavy rains, the status of their crops and livestock, and all about other family members.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from Laura Jernigan to Charles, Mary and Linnet Moore, March 11, 1898]

[Letter from Laura Jernigan to Charles, Mary and Linnet Moore, March 11, 1898]

Date: March 11, 1898
Creator: unknown
Description: Letter from Laura Jernigan to Charles, Mary and Linnet Moore in which she talks about the friends and family members who gather at her home. The men are building a mill house. She says she has plenty of water in her well and has plans to grow roses.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections