[Scrap of paper, possibly torn from stationery, 1865]

[Scrap of paper, possibly torn from stationery, 1865]

Date: 1865
Creator: unknown
Description: Scrap of paper, possibly torn from stationery, with a New Year's wish on one side ["Wishing You a Happy and Prosperous New Year"] and "1865" on other side.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Denton City Hall

Denton City Hall

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Exterior night view of the Denton City Hall, on Elm Street, decorated with lights for Christmas. As late as 1954, this building housed the fire department, tax office, mayor's office, auditorium, police department and other offices needed to operate the city of Denton.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
[Boaters at the Texas City Dike in 1929]

[Boaters at the Texas City Dike in 1929]

Date: September 1929
Creator: unknown
Description: Two children sit in a wooden boat near the edge of the bay. In the background, around the bay inlet are other boats pulled up onshore, an open-air, but covered pavilion, some smaller wooden buildings, and a pier.
Contributing Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library
[Red Hussars at Cavoilcade Parade]

[Red Hussars at Cavoilcade Parade]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Thomas Jefferson High School Drum & Bugle Corps, called the Red Hussars, in the 1974 Port Arthur Cavoilcade Parade. The girls are all dressed in uniforms of white cowboy boots, red skirts, pink shirts, white scarves, and red cowboy hats. Some are playing bugles and others are playing various percussion instruments.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Valentine's Greetings]

[Valentine's Greetings]

Date: 1910
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard Valentine's Greetings. Colored image of a boy (in white) and girl (in a blue dress) sitting on a bench looking at a Valentine card (encased in a red heart with birds at top and flowers on top and bottom.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
Betty Zoe Garza -- May Queen at St. Ignatius Martyr Catholic Church

Betty Zoe Garza -- May Queen at St. Ignatius Martyr Catholic Church

Date: May 18, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: Photograph of Betty Zoe Garza dressed as May Queen.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Letter by James Sutherlin to his mother - 04/09/1942]

[Letter by James Sutherlin to his mother - 04/09/1942]

Date: unknown
Creator: Sutherlin, James E.
Description: Letter from James E. Sutherlin to his mother, wishing her a happy "Mother's Day."
Contributing Partner: The Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family
[Group of Hispanic Girls Wearing Traditional Costumes]

[Group of Hispanic Girls Wearing Traditional Costumes]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of Hispanic girls gathered in a group around a table and smiling at the camera. The girls are wearing traditional Hispanic costumes. There is a decorative centerpiece in the middle of the table. There is a row of girls standing against a blackboard that has steamers and posters on it. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "Pres-Mex. Pan-Am Day 1951".
Contributing Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
People at La Fiesta de San Juan in Terlingua

People at La Fiesta de San Juan in Terlingua

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of people going to La Fiesta de San Juan in Terlingua. Some of them were relatives of Saul Acosta.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Denton City Hall

Denton City Hall

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Exterior view of the Denton city hall on Elm Street at night decorated with lights for the winter season. Two large three-candle candelabras have been created out of lights on the side of the building.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
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