[Denton City/County Public Library, service desk]

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A view of the check-out desk at the Denton City-County Public Library. (The building after three remodels is now the Emily Fowler Central Library) A painted map of the brands and historical points of interest in Denton County by Sena Mounts Wright is behind the desk and the desk is flanked on either side by a hanging plant and a door.

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

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Creator: Unknown. July 31, 1949.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History and one other and was provided by Denton Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 86 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Denton Public Library

The Denton Public Library partnered with UNT Libraries on a grant From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History, which was completed in 2007. Materials include local history photographs, maps, city directories, and some books. Funding for this project was provided by the Forrest C. Lattner Foundation.

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A view of the check-out desk at the Denton City-County Public Library. (The building after three remodels is now the Emily Fowler Central Library) A painted map of the brands and historical points of interest in Denton County by Sena Mounts Wright is behind the desk and the desk is flanked on either side by a hanging plant and a door.

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

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From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History

These materials include historic photographs, books, maps, city directories, and records from numerous Denton women's clubs. Funding for this project was provided by the Forrest C. Lattner Foundation.

City of Denton Municipal Collection

Features documents, newsletters, clippings, and photographs from the early 1900s to present day, depicting people, places, and activities about the various Departments of the City of Denton.

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  • July 31, 1949

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  • June 17, 2006, 11:04 a.m.

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  • April 4, 2017, 11:42 a.m.

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[Denton City/County Public Library, service desk], photograph, July 31, 1949; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth14796/: accessed October 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Denton Public Library.