I.O.O.F. Cemetery Deed

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The deed contains C. C. Bell's purchase of the Odd Fellows' Cemetery, located in Denton, Texas, for the sum of twenty dollars on June 13th, 1887. The deed was drafted and signed in the Denton Lodge, No. 82, of the I.O.O.F.

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1 paper contract , 4 pgs. , 8.5 in. x 14 in.

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Long, D.R. c. 1887-06-13.

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  • Main Title: I.O.O.F. Cemetery Deed
  • Added Title: IOOF_cemetery_deed

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The deed contains C. C. Bell's purchase of the Odd Fellows' Cemetery, located in Denton, Texas, for the sum of twenty dollars on June 13th, 1887. The deed was drafted and signed in the Denton Lodge, No. 82, of the I.O.O.F.

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1 paper contract , 4 pgs. , 8.5 in. x 14 in.

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From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History

From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History draws on materials from the University of North Texas Libraries, the Denton Public Library, the Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum, and Texas Woman's University. Materials will include historic photographs, books, maps, city directories, and records from numerous Denton women's clubs. Work on this project began in March of 2006, and will continue through 2007. Funding for this project is provided by the Forrest C. Lattner Foundation.

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  • c. 1887-06-13

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  • April 26, 2007, 10:33 a.m.

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Long, D.R. I.O.O.F. Cemetery Deed, text, c. 1887-06-13; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth24933/: accessed September 29, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Denton Public Library.