[Denton Visual Arts Center]

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Photograph of the former power plant building on the corner of Bell Avenue and E. Hickory St. after it was converted to the Denton Visual Arts Center, Denton, Texas. In 2010, it continues to be used as a center for the arts. It is a good representation of adaptive reuse of historical buildings.

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1 film positive : b&w ; 35 mm.

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Foster, Richard Creation Date: Unknown.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History and one other 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 459 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 the former power plant building on the corner of Bell Avenue and E. Hickory St. after it was converted to the Denton Visual Arts Center, Denton, Texas. In 2010, it continues to be used as a center for the arts. It is a good representation of adaptive reuse of historical buildings.

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1 film positive : b&w ; 35 mm.

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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.

City of Denton Municipal Collection

Features documents, newsletters, clippings, and photographs from the early 1900s to present day, depicting people, places, and activities about the various Departments of the City of Denton.

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  • Aug. 14, 2008, 9:28 p.m.

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  • Dec. 14, 2017, 1:48 p.m.

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Foster, Richard. [Denton Visual Arts Center], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39116/: accessed August 17, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Denton Public Library.