[Scrapbook Page: Brownie Investiture]

One of 6 texts in the series: Cresson Family Scrapbook available on this site.

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Scrapbook page with information about the investiture ceremony held by Brownie Girl Scout Troop #74 in Denton, Texas. It includes a small newspaper clipping and a handwritten note discribing the event above a photograph of the girls. In the image, the girls are wearing their uniforms and are seated in a semi-circle in a classroom. Large posters with the Girl Scout and Brownie symbols are behind them and chalkboards are visible on the walls. A handwritten note at the bottom of the page identifies the girls, left to right: Darby, Jamie, Joyce, Dorothy, Adele, Linda, Patty, Debbie, and Debra.

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[1] p. : ill. ; 28 cm. Cresson Family Scrapbook.

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Creator: Unknown. 1958~.

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Scrapbook page with information about the investiture ceremony held by Brownie Girl Scout Troop #74 in Denton, Texas. It includes a small newspaper clipping and a handwritten note discribing the event above a photograph of the girls. In the image, the girls are wearing their uniforms and are seated in a semi-circle in a classroom. Large posters with the Girl Scout and Brownie symbols are behind them and chalkboards are visible on the walls. A handwritten note at the bottom of the page identifies the girls, left to right: Darby, Jamie, Joyce, Dorothy, Adele, Linda, Patty, Debbie, and Debra.

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[1] p. : ill. ; 28 cm. Cresson Family Scrapbook.

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The handwritten note in the upper-right (next to the newspaper clipping) says: "Our Troop 74 Investiture was held at Central Elementary School where we held our first meetings. Each girl had a parent present for this ceremony.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: DPL_RTH14-PH-10
  • Call Number: D.TEX 369.46 CRE
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth643108

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  • 1958~

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[Scrapbook Page: Brownie Investiture], text, 1958~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth643108/: accessed July 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Denton Public Library.