Downtown Denton Fire

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Photograph of a burnt down building in Denton. In 1994, a fire started at the southwest corner of the Square, which was caused by faulty wiring in a hot water system.

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1 photograph : col.

Creation Information

Bono, Deborah September 22, 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 290 times . 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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Description

Photograph of a burnt down building in Denton. In 1994, a fire started at the southwest corner of the Square, which was caused by faulty wiring in a hot water system.

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1 photograph : col.

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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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  • September 22, 1994

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  • Sept. 4, 2007, 7:44 p.m.

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  • July 19, 2013, 5:11 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Bono, Deborah. Downtown Denton Fire, photograph, September 22, 1994; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth29466/: accessed August 27, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Denton Public Library.