[The Vanity Shop in Denton Texas, 1943]

[The Vanity Shop in Denton Texas, 1943]

Date: 1943
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the outside of "The Vanity Shop" showing the entrance, several glass windows, and mannequins in the windows modeling different articles of clothing.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
D. M. Howard Millinery Department

D. M. Howard Millinery Department

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The D. M. Howard Department Store was once located at 101 SW 1st Street. This photograph illustrates its millinery department. The portly gentleman on the far left has been identified as D. M. Howard himself. The identities of the five ladies, the girl, and the remaining gentleman have not been discovered. If one may judge by the clothes of the people shown in the picture, it is conjectured that the photograph was taken within the first two decades of the twentieth century. Five Howard brothers came from North Carolina to settle in Palo Pinto County. D. M. was the first one to come He later sent for his other brothers. The first Howard buildings were at the northeast corner of Oak & Hubbard Streets, facing Hubbard. This picture is featured in "Time Once Was" on page 123.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
Montgomery Ward & Co.

Montgomery Ward & Co.

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The front of the photograph obviously reads: Montgomery Ward & Co. A hand-written legend reads: Mineral Wells, Texas Aug 24th 1929 The back reads: North Oak Ave. Built in 1929 Copyright A.F. Weaver.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
[Street Scene at Golden Anniversary Celebration]

[Street Scene at Golden Anniversary Celebration]

Date: December 5, 1987
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of a street scene during Jacksonville's Golden Anniversary Celebration of 1922. The photo was taken from the second story of J. L. Douglas's Dry Goods Store. The Templeton-Brashear Department Store can be seen at the corner across from the place the photo was taken. To the left of the intersection is Couch & Slaton Tailor Shop, and at the far left is the Heidelberg Hotel. Flags have been placed on the wires connecting the electrical poles.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
[Golden Triangle Mall, Denton, Texas]

[Golden Triangle Mall, Denton, Texas]

Date: unknown
Creator: Foster, Richard
Description: Photograph of the Golden Triangle Mall in Denton, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
[Golden Triangle Mall, Denton, Texas]

[Golden Triangle Mall, Denton, Texas]

Date: unknown
Creator: Foster, Richard
Description: Photograph of Golden Triangle Mall in Denton, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
The Raines Building, Mineral Wells

The Raines Building, Mineral Wells

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The Raines Building located at 101 N.E. 1st Avenue, Mineral Wells, Texas, was once a drug store, then a department store, later Pemberton's Appliance Store; in 1975 it was Calhoun Furniture Company and in 2008 is the home of Downtown Video. This photograph is found on page 126 of "Time Was..." by A. F. Weaver. Note the clothing of the people, the absence of any traffic, and the bunting on the building. A legend in white ink on the lower left-hand corner of the photograph reads: Texas Trade Review."
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
[MacArthur Shopping Center]

[MacArthur Shopping Center]

Date: unknown
Creator: Gunn's Studio
Description: Photograph of a shopping center and parking lot at night. There are cars in the lot and five tall lamps visible.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
Dallas Market Center

Dallas Market Center

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Dallas Market Hall, 135 acres, six building, 485,000 sq. ft.. on Stemmons Frwy. in Dallas
Contributing Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room
R B Store - Post Office

R B Store - Post Office

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of the R.B. Department Store and post office in Danevang, Texas, owned by Otto Harton and Einer Harton.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
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