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Alton Tree

Description: Old tree at Alton where first Denton County Courthouse stood.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Alton Tree

Description: Old tree at Alton where first Denton County Courthouse stood.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Alton Tree

Description: Old tree at Alton where first Denton County Courthouse stood.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Unidentified Girl Standing in a Cemetery

Description: Unidentified girl standing under a tree in a cemetery and looking to the left of the image. She is wearing a light-colored dress, hose, shoes, and large hat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Parking Meters on Denton Square

Description: Parking meters start on the right side of the frame and move back and out of the image. Street damage can be seen in the parking space in front of the foremost parking meter. Trucks and automobiles are visible in the street in the background in front of a row of shops.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

F.M. Bralley Jr.

Description: F. M. Bralley Jr. stands center-frame looking into the camera with one foot on the running board of an early model car. A brick building is in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

F.M. Bralley Jr.

Description: F. M. Bralley Jr. is leaning over in a garage looking at the front of an early model car. A paved driveway made with two runners of concrete is separated by a field of grass; the driveway starts at the bottom of the frame and leads up to the garage and Bralley Jr.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Benjamin Wade Boyd

Description: Head-and-shoulders portrait of Benjamin Wade Boyd in a dark suit, vest, and tie and a high-collared white shirt.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Wilkin Bolton in Uniform with Wilkie, Jr., Age 2

Description: Wilkin Bolton, in uniform, is seated on a dark bench with his legs crossed left over right. Standing next to him on the bench, Wilkie, Jr., age 2, has his left arm around Bolton's neck and is holding a cane in his right hand. The background is a painted dropcloth.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Cure's Home

Description: Snapshot of frame house surrounded by picket fence. An identifed person can be seen standing on the porch. Labelled "Cure's Home" on the back of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Frame House with Horse and Buggy

Description: Snapshot of a frame house behind a picket fence with a horse-drawn buggy and two unidentified indivduals in the yard. A horse-drawn wagon is in the foreground in front of the picket fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Walter Wiggs, Sr., Jim Grady, Two Unidentified Men, and One Unidentified Boy on Early Denton Streetcar

Description: Early Denton streetcar with sign on front saying: "Jarrell-Evans Dry Goods and Manufacturers Surplus Sale. Now in full blast." Man in uniform at the front of the streetcar is Walter Wiggs, Sr., and the man in the back with cigar is Jim Grady. The other individuals in the picture are unidentified. A boy can be seen hanging on the back of the streetcar and behind the streetcar a man is driving a horse-drawn buggy.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Walter Wiggs, Sr., Jim Grady, Two Unidentified Men, and One Unidentified Boy on Early Denton Streetcar

Description: Early Denton streetcar with sign on front saying: "Jarrell-Evans Dry Goods and Manufacturers Surplus Sale. Now in full blast." Man in uniform at the front of the streetcar is Walter Wiggs, Sr., and the man in the back with cigar is Jim Grady. The other individuals in the picture are unidentified. A boy can be seen hanging on the back of the streetcar and behind the streetcar a man is driving a horse-drawn buggy.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Portrait of the Six Vance Children

Description: Portrait of the Vance children in the grass with a background of trees. Jean, 10, is center frame standing up on her knees, wearing a light colored print dress. Margaret, 20, is sitting on her knees to the left of Jean, wearing a light colored blouse and a khaki skirt. Hawley, 22, is sitting indian-style to the right of Jean, wearing a dark suit and tie and a white shirt. The twins, Tom and Tim, both 16, are standing up on one knee and flank the center three individuals. One twin is wearing a dark suit and tie and a white shirt and the other twin is wearing a plaid blazer with dark tie and white shirt; the twins are not identified as to who is who.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Vance Family Portrait

Description: Vance family portrait. Pictured are: Norman Vance, Joy Hawley Vance, Hawley, Margaret, Tom, Tim, Jean, and Dr. Hawley.
Date: unknown
Creator: Howell, John
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Williams with Son, Will, on Their 50th Wedding Anniversary

Description: Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Williams with their son, Will, on their 50th wedding anniversary. The Williams are sitting on a wicker bench and their son is standing behind them. A picket fence encloses the yard they are in and beyond the fence more houses are visible. Inside the picket fence there is one large tree behind Will and there is also a free-standing water spigot in the bottom right-hand corner of the image.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Several Poses of C. A. Williams

Description: Six different head-and-shoulder portraits of C. A. Williams printed very small on one piece of photographic paper. Very likely a proof sheet.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library