[Class of 1899, June, North Texas State Normal College]

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Photograph of the class of June 1899 of the North Texas State Normal College with President and Mrs. Menter Bradley Terrill, and Mathematics Professor and NTSNC Treasurer Jessie A. Sanders. The photograph shows four young men seated in the front row, three young women and the Terrills seated in the second row, and five young men standing in the back row. Photographic images mounted on embossed card mount. Affixed to upper margin of mount is typed caption: "Class of 1899. Top Row: (1) Billy Mayes (2) J.A. Sanders (3) Overton Parr (4) Omer Nicholson (5) John Potter. Middle Row: (6) … continued below

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1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 8 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. June 1899.

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Photograph of the class of June 1899 of the North Texas State Normal College with President and Mrs. Menter Bradley Terrill, and Mathematics Professor and NTSNC Treasurer Jessie A. Sanders. The photograph shows four young men seated in the front row, three young women and the Terrills seated in the second row, and five young men standing in the back row. Photographic images mounted on embossed card mount. Affixed to upper margin of mount is typed caption: "Class of 1899. Top Row: (1) Billy Mayes (2) J.A. Sanders (3) Overton Parr (4) Omer Nicholson (5) John Potter. Middle Row: (6) Henrietta Austin (7) M.B. Terrill (8) Mrs. M.B. Terrill (9) Ida Cook (Mrs. Wolfsohn) (10) Sue Allison (Mrs. Christal) Bottom Row: (11) Sempy Horn (12) Joel McCook (13) Ed Horn (14) Newton Jarrell" Penciled notation on front of mount: "N.T. Normal College". Embossed along right edge of mount is photographer's information and monogram: "Williams W Denton, Tex." Reverse of mount has various penciled notations, including: "Miss Str[illegible] Justin PO 5.W. Slidell - 382 Greenwood"; "Mr. J. D. Hall"; "[illegible]sola Morgan"; "3 / 31/31"; "Make full 14 x 17 to the Edge"; "Class of '99"; "Class 1899"; "Y872"; and "SC St.257".

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1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 8 cm.

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The graduation was reported in an article in the Houston Post, June 6, 1899, on p.8, which lists the graduates, their degrees, and titles of papers. The degrees were: "English Diploma": William Sampy Horn, William J. Mays, J. Overton Parr, John S. Potter, Omer B. Nicholson, Edward Horn; Scientific Course B.S. Degree: Henrietta Austin, Joel Joshua McCook; Classical Course, A.B. Degree: Ida Anne Cook; Barnett Newton Jarrell; Sue Moseley Allison.

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  • Preferred Citation: University Photograph Collection (U0458), University of North Texas Special Collections

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  • June 1899

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[Class of 1899, June, North Texas State Normal College], photograph, June 1899; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc851265/: accessed September 28, 2023), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.

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