John B. Denton College

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Newspaper clipping contains information about the creation of John B. Denton College in Denton, Texas. O. M. Thurman was the first president of the college.

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1 newspaper clipping : 2.15 in. x 2.75 in. ; encapsulated in mylar : 3.5 in. x 5.0 in.

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Creator: Unknown. June 23, 1901.

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This clipping is part of the collection entitled: From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History and was provided by the Denton Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 386 times. More information about this clipping can be viewed below.

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Denton Public Library

Denton's first public library opened on June 6, 1937, in Denton County Courthouse. It quickly outgrew the space and in 1949, the City of Denton donated a tract of land on Oakland Street for a new library.

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Newspaper clipping contains information about the creation of John B. Denton College in Denton, Texas. O. M. Thurman was the first president of the college.

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1 newspaper clipping : 2.15 in. x 2.75 in. ; encapsulated in mylar : 3.5 in. x 5.0 in.

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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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  • June 23, 1901

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  • Oct. 31, 2007, 1:04 a.m.

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  • Aug. 10, 2016, 5:28 p.m.

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John B. Denton College, clipping, June 23, 1901; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth29625/: accessed January 28, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Denton Public Library.