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Aerial View of Denton

Description: Aerial view of Denton with Texas Woman's University visible in the right foreground.
Date: c. 1973
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Puppets at the Denton Public Library

Description: Vicki Bleick, children's librarian, and Barbara Stevens, reference librarian, showing puppets at the Denton Public Library. They are holding up a poster which says: "Take a Giant Step Sponsored cooperatively by your library and the Texas State Library" On the floor in the bottom right corner of the image the top half of the cover of the children's book "That Cat!" is visible.
Date: c. 1974
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Denton High School Class of '42 Reunion

Description: Denton High School 30-year class reunion of the 1942 class. Those identified are: George Hopkins, Bill Cromer, Margie Lynn Brooks, Cara Boswell, Fred Slach, Zeke Martin, Colin McSween, Jane Jagoe Stabile, Lanell White Little, John Waldrip, Jack Bayless.
Date: July 15, 1972
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Denton Community Theater presents "Bus Stop"]

Description: The program for "Bus Stop" presented by the Denton Community Theater contains advertisements for Denton area businesses including banks, grocers, pharmacies, auto dealers, insurance agencies, general stores. The program also lists the cast, a synopsis of the scenes, special credits, board of directors, patrons, and the production and business staff.
Date: c. 1973-11
Creator: Inge, William
Item Type: Book
Partner: Denton Public Library

[JCPenney at Denton Center in Denton, Texas]

Description: This photograph is of a parking lot in front of JCPenney, located in the far east end of the Denton Center in Denton, Texas. Several streetlights illuminate the parking lot. A truck, car, and unidentified person are seen in the lot.
Date: 1978-04~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

[View of TWU at night, facing south]

Description: Photograph of Texas Woman's University in Denton, Texas at night. A skyscraper and other TWU buildings are surrounded by the lights of Denton.
Date: c. 1978-04
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Night scene of Denton County Courthouse in Texas]

Description: Photograph of the Denton County Courthouse located in the square of Denton, Texas. Several cars are parked around the courthouse. The clock in the tower of the courthouse is illuminated with red light.
Date: 1978-04~
Item Type: Photograph
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Partner: Denton Public Library

[First Baptist Church, Malone St.]

Description: Photograph of First Baptist Church of Denton, Texas on Malone Street. The church consists of several buildings, and its steeple reaches high into the sky. An American flag is erected in the front lawn of the church.
Date: 1978-04~
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Catholic Church on Elm Street]

Description: Photograph of a Catholic Church on Elm Street in Denton, Texas. A statue is installed on the front wall of the brick building. The roof extends into an awning on the left side of the building, and on the right side of the building five vertical strips of stained-glass windows are installed.
Date: c. 1978-04
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Unidentified synagogue in Denton, Texas]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified synagogue in Denton, Texas. A wooden Star of David is built into the glass above the double doors of the brick building. Three steps lead up to the doorway.
Date: c. 1978-04
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

[First Christian Church. 1978]

Description: Photograph of First Christian Church in Denton, Texas. The brick building is surrounded by several bushes and a wooden fence. The high, steep roof of the building is white.
Date: 1978-04~
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Denton Public Library