[Camp Whispering Oaks Sign]

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Photograph of the sign for Camp Whispering Oaks with a car behind it.

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1 photograph : col. ; 10 x 14 cm.

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Clements, Judy 2008.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2017 and was provided by the Girl Scouts Cross Timbers Council to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 92 times, with 7 in the last month. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Girl Scouts Cross Timbers Council

The Girl Scout Cross Timbers Council existed from 1956 to 2007. In 1956, a merger of the Cooke, Denton, Grayson, Montague and Wise County Girl Scout Councils formed the Cross Timbers Council. Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas was born from the merger of the Cross Timbers, Red River Valley and Tejas Girl Scout Councils in 2007. Today, the Girl Scout of Northeast Texas serves 32 counties in Texas.

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Photograph of the sign for Camp Whispering Oaks with a car behind it.

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1 photograph : col. ; 10 x 14 cm.

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Additional historical information: Camp Whispering Oaks near Aubrey, Texas opened in 1961 and closed in 2011.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2017

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  • 2008

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  • June 12, 2019, 4:59 p.m.

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  • Feb. 2, 2024, 4:31 p.m.

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  • 33.30349, -97.014462

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Clements, Judy. [Camp Whispering Oaks Sign], photograph, 2008; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1156517/: accessed April 14, 2024), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Girl Scouts Cross Timbers Council.

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