Ribbon Cutting at Longview Public Library

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Photograph of the "Ribbon Cutting" ceremony at the grand opening of the "New Longview Public Library," in Longview, Texas, as noted in handwriting on back of postcard. Two women, four men and eight children are all holding scissors and cutting the ribbon in front of the library. There are additional men and women standing in the background, watching the ceremony.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 22 cm.

Creation Information

Roberts, Jerrey July 5, 1987.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2010 and was provided by Longview Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 42 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Longview Public Library

The Longview Public Library serves the residents of Longview and Gregg County. The library offers access to books and computers as well as free computer classes. They also host various events for the community, including the popular "Haunted Library" Halloween event.

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Description

Photograph of the "Ribbon Cutting" ceremony at the grand opening of the "New Longview Public Library," in Longview, Texas, as noted in handwriting on back of postcard. Two women, four men and eight children are all holding scissors and cutting the ribbon in front of the library. There are additional men and women standing in the background, watching the ceremony.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 22 cm.

Notes

Hand-written notes on front of photograph: "Library ribbon cutting" and "95%."

Stamp on the front of the photograph reads: "PHOTO BY JERREY ROBERTS."

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Rescuing Texas History, 2010

Rescuing Texas History, 2010 is comprised of photographs, postcards, maps, letters, yearbooks, and other materials that reflect on bygone eras of Texas history.

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  • July 5, 1987

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  • Oct. 27, 2011, 2:23 p.m.

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Roberts, Jerrey. Ribbon Cutting at Longview Public Library, photograph, July 5, 1987; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth191167/: accessed May 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Longview Public Library.