[Dog Figurine]

[Dog Figurine]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Wood carving of a dog lying down. It is part of a collection of 23 figures including: 4 men, 2 dogs, 1 tree, 2 cows, 2 reindeer and 12 sheep; all except 1 have wooden stands or bases; hat brims are cardboard
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 1451

82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 1451

Date: June 17, 2011
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Description: Bill introduced by the Texas House of Representatives relating to the licensing and regulation of certain dog and cat breeders; providing penalties.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Church Parsonage

Church Parsonage

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Black and white photograph of a two-story building that has two visible chimneys, a covered porch, and several windows on each discernible facade. A door is open on the left of the building, which is established on a wide, open field. Another structure is noticeable behind the figures on the porch. A total of thirty people are in view; a large group of them are posed in front of the building while some stand on the porch. The women wear long prairie skirts and high-collared shirts and the few men wear suits. A dog sits in front of the porch and a solitary baby stands near what appears to be a woodpile to the right of the building.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Danevang School Bus

Danevang School Bus

Date: 1939~
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a Danevang School bus in Danevang, Texas, which is located in Wharton County. There are four people sitting inside the bus, and one person identified as Dorothy Andersen Westergaard is standing next to the bus. From top to bottom, the individuals sitting in the bus are Albert Westergaard, Andrew J. Hensen, Adell Westergaard (daughter of Dorothy Anderson Westergaard), Lavern (Dutch) Hansen and his puppy. According to sources, Andrew Hansen was the bus driver for the communities of Danevang, Liberty and Hurt.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Women on Lawn

Women on Lawn

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of two images. The picture on the left is of two women on a yard wearing dresses. One of them is kneeling down petting a dog. In the background a house is partially visible as well as trees. The image on the right is of a woman wearing a dress with an umbrella. In the background there are bushes and a stone wall.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Man, Women, Child and Dog in  Field

Man, Women, Child and Dog in Field

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a man, women and child wearing light colored clothing. They are standing with a dog in front of a farm somewhere in Wyoming or Utah.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Men Marching in Formation; Men Marching in Formation; Unknown Pastor/Priest; Three Dogs Eating Scrap of Meat

Men Marching in Formation; Men Marching in Formation; Unknown Pastor/Priest; Three Dogs Eating Scrap of Meat

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of four pictures. One is of an unknown priest or pastor in front of a wall. Two are of Pershing's cavalry troops marching in formation in an open area with mountains in the distance. One is of three puppies eating out of the same dish in an open area with buildings in the background.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Three Men Examing Book; Men in Uniform; Men in Uniform with Two Puppies; Woman in Doorway of Tent

Three Men Examing Book; Men in Uniform; Men in Uniform with Two Puppies; Woman in Doorway of Tent

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of four pictures of Pershing's troops outdoors at Fort Bliss. The first is of three men in uniform leaning on a wooden bench with one holding a book and another holding what appears to be a wad of papers. The second is of some men in uniform with one squatting facing away, one bent over, one with his hands on his hips, one standing in the background, and one partially visible in the foreground. They are all focusing on what the squatting man is doing. The third is of two men squatting on the ground with one holding two puppies. The fourth is of a man standing with his arms and legs crossed in the doorway of a large tent.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Virginia Lee with Puppy by Porch Steps

Virginia Lee with Puppy by Porch Steps

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of two pictures of young Virginia Lee (later Mrs. Gordon Anderson) in a dress with a puppy on a leash, standing outside a house in front of some plants near the doorsteps.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Letters from J. Sabina Rucker to Charles B. Moore, June 15-16, 1888]

[Letters from J. Sabina Rucker to Charles B. Moore, June 15-16, 1888]

Date: June 15, 1888
Creator: Rucker, J. Sabina
Description: These letters are from the Charles B. Moore Collection. They are written by J. Sabina Rucker to her brother, Charles B. Moore. In this letter, Sabina updates Charles on the Rucker family and details the country around her. She notes that while in the country she saw cowboys herding fifteen hundred cattle to New Mexico. The topic of this first letter moves to correspondences she had begun writing to Henry or Solomon. She discusses their travel and lodging plans and then closes the letter. Her brief, second letter was written on June 16, 1888. She discusses a house the family is looking at and notes that they saw a pack of dogs as they were coming into town. She details some news about a family friends and closes the letter because of the misting rain. The envelope is included with the letters.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
FIRST PREV 1 2 3 4 5 NEXT LAST