Denton City-County Library Bookmobile

Denton City-County Library Bookmobile

Date: [1940, 1941]
Creator: Carruth Studio
Description: Unidentified men stand in front of a Denton City-County Public Library bookmobile. Denton Public School buses are in the background. The picture was taken across from Congress Junior High School facing Alice Street. In 1938 the schools purchased a bookmobile to provide better library services to schools in the County. The Works Progress Administration funded the staff and maintenance of the bookmobile program.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
[Bookmobile and Santa Claus]

[Bookmobile and Santa Claus]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Cooke County Public Library Bookmobile. The dark-colored truck says "Cooke County Public Library[,] 'Read to Learn'" on the back side. Four men and one woman are standing in front of the truck; the third man is dressed as Santa Claus. They are identified as Emmitt Cameron, L. V. Henry, (Santa Claus,) Olna Boaz, and Cliff McMahon. In the background, there is a building.
Contributing Partner: Cooke County Library
[Rear Entrance of Bookmobile]

[Rear Entrance of Bookmobile]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the rear entrance of the Bookmobile. One woman is standing in the Bookmobile. A man wearing a suit and hat and a woman wearing a dress, flower corsage, and hat are sitting in the doorway of the Bookmobile.
Contributing Partner: Cooke County Library
[Rear Entrance of Bookmobile]

[Rear Entrance of Bookmobile]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of rear entrance of the Bookmobile. One woman is standing inside the Bookmobile. One man wearing a suit and hat is standing halfway on a step and in the doorway. In the background, there is a building.
Contributing Partner: Cooke County Library
[Carnegie Library and Bookmobile]

[Carnegie Library and Bookmobile]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Bookmobile parked outside the front of Carnegie Library. The Bookmobile is parked on the right side of the street, with its front facing left. Several trees surround Carnegie Library. To the right of the library, there are other buildings.
Contributing Partner: Cooke County Library
[Bookmobile and Santa Claus]

[Bookmobile and Santa Claus]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Cooke County Public Library Bookmobile. The dark-colored truck says "[Co]oke County Public Library[,] 'Read to Learn'" on the back side. Four men and one woman are standing in front of the truck; the third man is dressed as Santa Claus. They are identified as Emmitt Cameron, L. V. Henry, (Santa Claus,) Olna Boaz, and Cliff McMahon. In the background, there is a building.
Contributing Partner: Cooke County Library
[Lillian Gunter's Steno Book]

[Lillian Gunter's Steno Book]

Date: 1903/1963?
Creator: Gunter, Lillian
Description: Notebook filled with notes written by Miss Lillian Gunter. The text appears to include speeches, mathematical notation, and other notes. Accompanying information suggests that some of the information may be related to the Cooke County Library bookmobile, and some speeches also seem to refer to World War I and city preparations.
Contributing Partner: Cooke County Library
[Front View of Carnegie Library]

[Front View of Carnegie Library]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a front-view of Carnegie Library. In the foreground, a car is driving down the street. Behind the car, the Bookmobile is parked in front of the library. Several trees surround the building. To the right of Carnegie Library, there are other buildings.
Contributing Partner: Cooke County Library