Texas Woman's University protest

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Image of the "Texas Woman's University" sign on a bridge on campus. Students had been protesting integration of the campus by men, and the sign has been defaced to read "Texas Man's University."

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Bono, Deborah December 13, 1994.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Photographing Texas 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 515 times , with 8 in the last month . More information about this photograph 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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Image of the "Texas Woman's University" sign on a bridge on campus. Students had been protesting integration of the campus by men, and the sign has been defaced to read "Texas Man's University."

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Photographing Texas

Photographing Texas consists of modern-day images taken by our staff as they travel across Texas. Subjects include Texas scenery, wildlife, county courthouses, State Parks, National Parks, libraries, museums, historic sites, outdoor murals, architecture, monuments, and historic plaques -- a little bit of everything Texas!

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  • December 13, 1994

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  • Sept. 4, 2007, 7:45 p.m.

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Bono, Deborah. Texas Woman's University protest, photograph, December 13, 1994; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth29463/: accessed August 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Denton Public Library.