[West Texas State Normal College students]

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Photograph of a group of five men and seven women, students in a current events class and their instructor, standing before the outside wall of the home of Joseph A. Hill, West Texas State Normal College history professor and director of the class. Each is holding a copy of the Literary Digest. Numbers have been added to the image in pen, corresponding to identification on the verso.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 18 cm., mounted on board 20 x 25 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. 191u.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Education in the Texas Panhandle, 1880-1930 and was provided by Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 37 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

The Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum opened in 1933 to showcase the artifacts, art, and archives that document the history and culture of the Texas Panhandle and surrounding plains regions. The Museum is located at the West Texas A&M University campus in Canyon.

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Description

Photograph of a group of five men and seven women, students in a current events class and their instructor, standing before the outside wall of the home of Joseph A. Hill, West Texas State Normal College history professor and director of the class. Each is holding a copy of the Literary Digest. Numbers have been added to the image in pen, corresponding to identification on the verso.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 18 cm., mounted on board 20 x 25 cm.

Notes

Note on verso reads:

"Legend made by J.A. Hill, 1940
1. W.H. Youonger, Randall County
2. Earl Standlee, Erath "
3. A.D. Payne, Reeves "
4. Fred Carey, Gray "
5. J.A. ill, Instructor, Randall County
6. Neva Reynolds, " "
7. Sarah Miller, Floyd "
8. Ziba Porter, Briscoe "
9. Nellie Cleveland, Johnson "
10. Sadie Winkleman, Randall "
11. Agnes Zihlman, Wichita "
12 Bess Wilson,
This legend was made by J.A. Hill, March 7, 1940, 25 or more years after the picture was made and, therefore, may contain errors."

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Education in the Texas Panhandle, 1880-1930

Photographs of educators, students, school buildings and activities show the growth of educational endeavors, from one-room schools to colleges, within the Texas Panhandle.

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  • 191u

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  • Dec. 19, 2011, 2:29 p.m.

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  • Sept. 20, 2017, 2:40 p.m.

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[West Texas State Normal College students], photograph, 191u; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth195823/: accessed November 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum.