[Scrapbook Page: Denton Courthouse Square Parade]

One of 11 photographs in the series: Julia Hammler Wendel Collection available on this site.

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Scrapbook page with nine photographs depicting a parade at courthouse square in Denton, Texas. The first column includes a photos of Sergeant Meakin ("some talker") and Company M marching in the parade. The second column includes photos of a large group of people crowding Locust Street during the parade, "Mrs. Browder and Rene" standing outside of a home, a view of Locust Street from the Denton Courthouse, and Corporal Spearing. The third column includes people swimming in a pool in Hoffman's, Denton, people marching with the Denton Service Flag, and C.I.A. Girls marching on Locust Street.

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9 photographs : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm. or smaller, on sheet 27 x 39 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. 1918~.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2015 and was provided by Fort Worth Museum of Science and History to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 85 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Fort Worth Museum of Science and History

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Scrapbook page with nine photographs depicting a parade at courthouse square in Denton, Texas. The first column includes a photos of Sergeant Meakin ("some talker") and Company M marching in the parade. The second column includes photos of a large group of people crowding Locust Street during the parade, "Mrs. Browder and Rene" standing outside of a home, a view of Locust Street from the Denton Courthouse, and Corporal Spearing. The third column includes people swimming in a pool in Hoffman's, Denton, people marching with the Denton Service Flag, and C.I.A. Girls marching on Locust Street.

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9 photographs : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm. or smaller, on sheet 27 x 39 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2015

This compilation of newspapers, photographs, and other materials provides a glimpse into the diverse people and fascinating places that have contributed to the growth of Texas.

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  • 1918~

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  • Feb. 2, 2016, 4:32 p.m.

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[Scrapbook Page: Denton Courthouse Square Parade], photograph, 1918~; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth691458/: accessed June 19, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Fort Worth Museum of Science and History.