[Scrapbook Page: Play Day, 1960]

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

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Scrapbook page containing four photographs of children participating in events during "Play Day" held at on the North Texas State College campus. The children are in a large grassy area and several buildings are visible in the background. In most of the images, children are standing in groups or lines for various activities; in the lower-right corner, the children are seated in the grass and several adults are standing on a raised tower in front of them. A handwritten note in the center of the page says, "Play Day - 1960 Denton, TX UNT Campus."

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4 photographs : b&w ; 7 x 12 cm. or smaller, on page 22 cm. Cresson Family Scrapbook.

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Creator: Unknown. 1960~.

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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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Scrapbook page containing four photographs of children participating in events during "Play Day" held at on the North Texas State College campus. The children are in a large grassy area and several buildings are visible in the background. In most of the images, children are standing in groups or lines for various activities; in the lower-right corner, the children are seated in the grass and several adults are standing on a raised tower in front of them. A handwritten note in the center of the page says, "Play Day - 1960 Denton, TX UNT Campus."

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4 photographs : b&w ; 7 x 12 cm. or smaller, on page 22 cm. Cresson Family Scrapbook.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: DPL_RTH14-PH-12
  • Call Number: D.TEX 369.46 CRE
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth643114

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  • 1960~

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[Scrapbook Page: Play Day, 1960], text, 1960~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth643114/: accessed July 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Denton Public Library.