[Photograph of the First Court House]

[Photograph of the First Court House]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of the First Court House building. There is a sign for the U. S. postal office now hanging on the stone building.
Contributing Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society
[Patch Stubblefield With  a Horse by the Courthouse]

[Patch Stubblefield With a Horse by the Courthouse]

Date: 1900~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Judge Billy Ray Stubblefield's grandfather, William Oscar "Patch" Stubblefield, with his horse in front of the fourth Williamson County Courthouse built in 1877-1878.
Contributing Partner: The Williamson Museum
[View of Courthouse]

[View of Courthouse]

Date: unknown
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Description: Photograph of a courthouse. The brick building is two-stories tall, with a tower on the far-left end. Trees are growing in a yard to the right. In the foreground, there is a firetruck parked by a curb in front of the building.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[View of Courthouse]

[View of Courthouse]

Date: unknown
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Description: Photograph of a courthouse. The brick building is two-stories tall, with a tower on the far-left end. Small trees are growing in a yard to the right. In the foreground, there is a horse-drawn wagon parked by a curb in front of the building.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Ten Nights in a Bar Room, Courthouse]

[Ten Nights in a Bar Room, Courthouse]

Date: c. 1878-04-10
Creator: unknown
Description: Article announces the presentation of Ten nights in a Bar Room at the Court House on April 10, 1878. The announcement also includes a cast of characters and synopsis of incidents throughout the play. Hon. Geo. Mellerch, Odd Fellow lecturer, opened the event. The Denton String Band furnished music. Given to the Emily Fowler Library by Gretna Cobbs Davis, a member of an early family of Denton. Her father, R. E. Cobbs, appeared in this home talent play in 1878.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
52nd Annual Convention State Firemen's Association of Texas

52nd Annual Convention State Firemen's Association of Texas

Date: c. 1928-06-12
Creator: State Firemen's Association of Texas
Description: This program contains information about the Denton Fire Department, a biographical sketch about W. J. Austin, descendant of Stephen F. Austin and former president of the State Firemen's Association, a list of officers and members of the Denton Fire Department, and several photographs of firemen and their equipment. The booklet also contains information about the mayor and city officials of Denton in 1928, a photograph of Denton city hall, a photograph of Godwin Hotel, and the schedule of events for the annual convention of the State Firemen's Association of Texas. Some information about other Denton County fire departments is included. The program also contains several advertisements for Texas and Denton County businesses.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
[Campus Theater]

[Campus Theater]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Campus Theater in Denton, Texas. The Denton County Courthouse is visible in the background.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Search For John B. Denton's Body

Search For John B. Denton's Body

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Denton Record-Chronicle newspaper clipping describing the search for John B. Denton's body and the funeral services held at the Denton Courthouse in November 1901 in Denton, Texas. A 1900 Record-Chronicle ad helped find the grave. A photograph of John B. Denton's memorial marker at the Denton Courthouse is included.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
The Medallion, Volume 49, Number 4, Fall 2011

The Medallion, Volume 49, Number 4, Fall 2011

Date: Autumn 2011
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Description: Quarterly publication of the Texas Historical Commission containing articles about historic sites, events, and conservation in Texas, as well as organizational and related news.
Contributing Partner: Texas Historical Commission
[Letter from Maud C. Fentress, Janurary 15, 1864]

[Letter from Maud C. Fentress, Janurary 15, 1864]

Date: January 15, 1864
Creator: Fentress, Maud C.
Description: Letter from M. C. (Maud) Fentress to her family regarding the loss of a package of letters that were being brought to her by Captain Hawood and her worries because she has not heard from her son David. Her area has not experience raids for several months, but she expects that to change. She writes about the taking of "Savanah" (Savannah, Georgia). She says that the former slaves continue to leave to join up with the Yankees. She sends an update on family and friends, where they are, what they are doing and their health.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
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