[Bookmark belonging to Bessie Bruce]

Description

Bookmark with a thread tassel. The bookmark contains a drawing of a dog and the inscription, "I'm good for a trick or two." The bookmark belonged Mrs. J. E. Hightower, formerly Bessie Elizabeth Bruce.

Physical Description

1 bookmark with tassel , 1.9 in. x 5.6 in. ; encapsulated in mylar, 3.25 in. x 7.1 in.

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This physical object is part of the collection entitled: From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History 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 12 times . More information about this object 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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Description

Bookmark with a thread tassel. The bookmark contains a drawing of a dog and the inscription, "I'm good for a trick or two." The bookmark belonged Mrs. J. E. Hightower, formerly Bessie Elizabeth Bruce.

Physical Description

1 bookmark with tassel , 1.9 in. x 5.6 in. ; encapsulated in mylar, 3.25 in. x 7.1 in.

Notes

Found in 1910 Bronco, belonging to Bessie (Elizabeth) Bruce, now Mrs. J. E. Hightower

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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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  • June 25, 2007, 8:03 p.m.

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  • July 17, 2015, 9:29 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[Bookmark belonging to Bessie Bruce], physical object, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth25279/: accessed July 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Denton Public Library.