[John B. Denton Funeral Notice]

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Funeral notice for John B. Denton, who was killed by indians on May 22, 1841. The interment was held at the Denton Courthouse on November 21, 1901. This notice was given to the Denton Public Library by Mrs. R.M. Mitchell and was included in one of three scrapbooks that she made for the library.

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1 pamphlet , 4.4 in. x 6.75 in.; mounted on paper , 10.5 in. x 14 in. Denton County History Scrapbook I.

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Creator: Unknown. November 21, 1901.

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Funeral notice for John B. Denton, who was killed by indians on May 22, 1841. The interment was held at the Denton Courthouse on November 21, 1901. This notice was given to the Denton Public Library by Mrs. R.M. Mitchell and was included in one of three scrapbooks that she made for the library.

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1 pamphlet , 4.4 in. x 6.75 in.; mounted on paper , 10.5 in. x 14 in. Denton County History Scrapbook I.

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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.

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  • November 21, 1901

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[John B. Denton Funeral Notice], text, November 21, 1901; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth24892/: accessed July 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Denton Public Library.