Residence of Dr. Bruce, President N. T. S. N., Denton, Texas.

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Postcard includes photograph of the residence of Dr. Bruce, President of North Texas state Normal College in Denton, Texas, from 1906-1923. According to "Down the Corridor of Years: A Centennial History of the University of North Texas in Photographs," the President's Home was constructed in 1909 and razed in 1958. (p50)

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1 postcard : b&w , 5.6 in. x 3.4 in. ; encapsulated in mylar , 6 in. x 4.75 in.

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Creator: Unknown. 1919.

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This postcard 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 63 times. More information about this postcard 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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Postcard includes photograph of the residence of Dr. Bruce, President of North Texas state Normal College in Denton, Texas, from 1906-1923. According to "Down the Corridor of Years: A Centennial History of the University of North Texas in Photographs," the President's Home was constructed in 1909 and razed in 1958. (p50)

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1 postcard : b&w , 5.6 in. x 3.4 in. ; encapsulated in mylar , 6 in. x 4.75 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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  • 1919

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  • 1906~ - 1923~

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  • Oct. 31, 2007, 12:39 a.m.

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  • July 7, 2018, 11:10 a.m.

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Residence of Dr. Bruce, President N. T. S. N., Denton, Texas., postcard, 1919; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth29668/: accessed October 24, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Denton Public Library.