[Photograph of Groundbreaking for Amy Graves Ryan Fine Art Center]

Description

A photograph of three men with shovels at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Amy Graves Ryan Fine Arts Center at McMurry University in Abilene, Texas. From left to right the men with the shovels are: Morgan Jones, Frank Calhoun, and H. P. Clifton.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 25 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1968.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Library Consortium and one other and was provided by McMurry University Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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McMurry University Library

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Description

A photograph of three men with shovels at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Amy Graves Ryan Fine Arts Center at McMurry University in Abilene, Texas. From left to right the men with the shovels are: Morgan Jones, Frank Calhoun, and H. P. Clifton.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 25 cm.

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Collections

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Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

McMurry Photograph Collection

These photos depict the people, organizations, activities, and campus buildings, spanning the college's history from its opening day to the present

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Creation Date

  • 1968

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 23, 2015, 7:26 p.m.

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  • N:32.429115, E:-99.748365, S: 32.428555, W:-99.749152

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[Photograph of Groundbreaking for Amy Graves Ryan Fine Art Center], photograph, 1968; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth572919/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting McMurry University Library.