[75th Anniversary Commemorative Quilt]

[75th Anniversary Commemorative Quilt]

Date: May 5, 2011
Creator: unknown
Description: Color photograph of a quilt commemorating the 75th anniversary of Cleveland, Texas's incorporation as an independent municipality. The quilt's surface has been stitched with hand prints, each representing one of 53 individuals that were citizens of Cleveland in 1935. Each hand print bears the name and birth year of its corresponding owner. A young girl and a woman stand to the right of the quilt.
Contributing Partner: Cleveland Historic Society
Animal-Stock.

Animal-Stock.

Date: August 27, 1895
Creator: Schecher, Conrad
Description: Patent for an improved animal-stock that holds animals during branding, dehorning, castrating, &c. It looks like an open-topped cage where the operator puts the animal, and the animal cannot move. The invention is on a platform and can tip to one side and a chain is tied from the top of the machine to the bottom of the frame.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
[Cleveland, Texas Fire Department Patch]

[Cleveland, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Patch from the Cleveland, Texas fire department. The circular patch has a white background, red edging, and contains a red cross. "Fire Dept." is written in white inside of the vertical points. The horizontal points contain illustrations of a fire hydrant, ladder, and hook. "Cleveland" is written in the center.
Contributing Partner: Fire Museum of Texas
[Sheriff Department Barbeque]

[Sheriff Department Barbeque]

Date: 1958
Creator: Young, Moon
Description: Photograph of a Sheriff Department barbeque in Cleveland, Texas. There are men in suits and officers seated at a picnic table outdoors. Tables with food and refreshments are on covered tables in the background.
Contributing Partner: Cleveland Historic Society
75th Celebration Schedule of Events

75th Celebration Schedule of Events

Date: unknown
Creator: Cleveland (Tex.)
Description: List of the eldest residents of the City of Cleveland, for the 75th Anniversary Celebration. The list includes the names of the individuals, their birthdays, their age, and the color for their Senior Birthday Certificates.
Contributing Partner: Cleveland Historic Society
[Letter From Texas Governor Rick Perry]

[Letter From Texas Governor Rick Perry]

Date: unknown
Creator: Texas. Governor (2000- : Perry)
Description: Document from Texas Governor Rick Perry, recognizing the 75th Anniversary of the City of Cleveland. He is extending his greetings to the town and wishing them a memorable celebration.
Contributing Partner: Cleveland Historic Society
[Letter from Cleveland Mayor Jill Barnett Kirkonis]

[Letter from Cleveland Mayor Jill Barnett Kirkonis]

Date: July 4, 2010
Creator: Cleveland (Tex.)
Description: Letter from the mayor of the City of Cleveland. It discusses the 75th Anniversary of the city, and talks about the achievements that have been made over the years.
Contributing Partner: Cleveland Historic Society
[City of Cleveland Emblem]

[City of Cleveland Emblem]

Date: unknown
Creator: Cleveland (Tex.)
Description: One-page pamphlet containing a photograph of the emblem of the City of Cleveland. The emblem is gold and has a large blue letter 'C' with a red star in the middle. The caption beneath the photograph reads, "Cleveland.... A Product of the Pines."
Contributing Partner: Cleveland Historic Society
[Cleveland's Oldest Known Resident]

[Cleveland's Oldest Known Resident]

Date: unknown
Creator: Cleveland (Tex.)
Description: Information about the City of Cleveland's oldest known resident, identified as Linia Hamilton Alfred. The paper provides information about her life and major historical events that occurred while she was growing up. She was born on October 31, 1904 and is currently a great-great-great grandmother.
Contributing Partner: Cleveland Historic Society
[Early Cleveland School]

[Early Cleveland School]

Date: 1910
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of an early school in Cleveland, Texas. A large group of people is standing in front of the building facing towards the camera. There are two people in the background in the doorway of the school.
Contributing Partner: Cleveland Historic Society
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