[Circulation Desk at Deaf Smith County Library]

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Photograph of the circulation desk at the Deaf Smith County Library. Books on shelves are visible in the background.

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 6 x 7 cm.

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Bradly, Bill 1974.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Bill and Marcella Bradly Collection and was provided by Deaf Smith County Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Deaf Smith County Library

The Deaf Smith County Library collections include the Bill and Marcella Bradly Collection, consisting of photographic negatives documenting the history, people, businesses, and ranches of Deaf Smith County. Also included are two local history books: Deaf Smith County: The Land and Its People and A History of Deaf Smith County, featuring Pioneer Families, as well as local souvenir guides. This project is supported in part by Humanities Texas, the state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Description

Photograph of the circulation desk at the Deaf Smith County Library. Books on shelves are visible in the background.

Physical Description

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 6 x 7 cm.

Notes

Deaf Smith County Library opened in June 1974 at a cost of $480,872. 10, 000 square feet. Gwen London served as librarian in old building and moved to the new one. Books were moved in wholesale grocery carts.

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Bill and Marcella Bradly Collection

The Bill and Marcella Bradly Collection consists of large format negatives donated by the Bradly family to the Deaf Smith County Public Library. Photographer Bill Bradly documented the people and businesses of the area and created preservation negatives of historic photographs. This photographic collection richly illustrates Texas's cattle and farming tradition. This project is supported in part by Humanities Texas, the state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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  • 1974

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  • May 25, 2006, 8:07 a.m.

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  • Sept. 26, 2013, 11:15 a.m.

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Bradly, Bill. [Circulation Desk at Deaf Smith County Library], photograph, 1974; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth13792/: accessed September 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Deaf Smith County Library.