Portrait of Woman

Portrait of Woman

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a portrait of Ann Key sitting in a chair.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
["The Hustler" arriving in Shreveport, Louisana]

["The Hustler" arriving in Shreveport, Louisana]

Date: April 1939
Creator: unknown
Description: Known in the Pelican State as the Louisiana and Arkansas Railway's "The Hustler," train No. 4-203, northbound, arriving in Shreveport, Louisiana from New Orleans on an April morning in 1939. The small Pacific, type 4-6-3 locomotive, which heads this passenger train, carries the train's name etched on a metal plate attached to the boiler front, positioned below the headlight. These overnight trains - operating between New Orleans and Shreveport were popular over a long span of years, making the approximate 329.4 mile run in about 10 hours. A portion of the route was over Louisiana and Arkansas rails and also over Louisiana Railway and Navigation company's rails. This subsidiary of the Kansas city Southern Lines was known as the "Edenborn Line".
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
[Norton Art Gallery, Shreveport, Louisiana]

[Norton Art Gallery, Shreveport, Louisiana]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The Norton Art Gallery is located in Shreveport, Louisiana. An unidentified woman from Marshall is standing in the front drive of the museum.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Funeral Program for Elnora Pierce, June 2, 1993]

[Funeral Program for Elnora Pierce, June 2, 1993]

Date: June 2, 1993
Creator: unknown
Description: Funeral program for Sister Elnora Pierce, died May 31, 1993. The funeral was held Wednesday, June 2, 1993 at West End Baptist Church, officiated by A. D. Dillard. Funeral arrangements were made through Anderson Funeral Home and she was buried at Lincoln Memorial Park in Shreveport, Louisiana
Contributing Partner: San Antonio Public Library
[Funeral Program for Juanita George Pierce, August 26, 2003]

[Funeral Program for Juanita George Pierce, August 26, 2003]

Date: August 26, 2003
Creator: unknown
Description: Funeral program for Dr. Juanita George Pierce, born October 15, 1912. The funeral was held Tuesday, August 26, 2003 at St. Philip's Episcopal Church, officiated by David D. Wendel. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary, Inc. and she was buried in Paradise North in Houston, Texas.
Contributing Partner: San Antonio Public Library
[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, February 22, 1864]

[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, February 22, 1864]

Date: February 22, 1864
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of a letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara regarding the order from Captain Weir stating that the men are to report to their captains in their respective counties. He writes of his plans to return home. He also gives an update on his health.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
Improvement in Plaiting-Irons.

Improvement in Plaiting-Irons.

Date: August 14, 1877
Creator: Gingras, Joseph E.
Description: Patent for an improvement to plaiting-irons: "a plaiting-iron composed of a peculiarly-constructed iron or metal plate used in connection with a correspondingly-constructed board" (lines 23-25), with illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, August 25, 1864]

[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, August 25, 1864]

Date: August 25, 1864
Creator: Fentress, David
Description: Transcript of a letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara in which he states how upset he is that he has not heard form her since June. He recounts a bad dream he had. He updates her on his effort to gain a leave of absence and a transfer. He also describes his health.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress - September 11, 1864]

[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress - September 11, 1864]

Date: September 11, 1864
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of a letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara Fentress, describing his new orders to Houston, Texas. He also discusses the possibility of a leave of absence.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, February 22, 1864]

[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, February 22, 1864]

Date: February 22, 1864
Creator: Fentress, David
Description: Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara regarding the order from Captain Weir stating that the men are to report to their captains in their respective counties. He writes of his plans to return home. He also gives an update on his health.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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