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[Young girl in white lacy dress with doll]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified young girl posing in a white lacy dress, beaded necklace, and white hair bow. She is holding a small doll.
Date: unknown
Creator: Shaw
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Unidentified man standing near palm trees and railroad]

Description: Photograph of a man standing in a field by the corner of a building. Several palm trees, a building, and a railroad are visible in the background. A field of crops and a mountain are visible in the distant background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Unidentified man sits behind his desk]

Description: Photograph of a man sitting in a leather chair behind a desk. A telephone, several pictures, and a typewriter are located on a desk against the wall. The man is wearing a suit and tie.
Date: unknown
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Unidentified man in three-piece suit and woman in white dress]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified man with a mustache posing in a three-piece suit. An unidentified woman stands next to the seated man with her hand on his shoulder. The woman is wearing a white Victorian dress.
Date: unknown
Creator: H. J. Purnelle
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Field trip to Emily Fowler Library]

Description: Photograph of a large group of children and two women entering Emily Fowler Public Library in Denton, Texas. A Denton Baptist Temple church bus is visible behind them.
Date: unknown
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Children inside Emily Fowler Public Library]

Description: Photograph of a few children sitting on colorful cartoon-animal chairs inside a room of Emily Fowler Public Library in Denton, Texas. A woman in a plaid suit stands in the center of the room, and a desk and bookshelves are visible behind her.
Date: unknown
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Unidentified woman posing in dress and bodice]

Description: Photograph of a young woman posing in a form-fitting bodice and dress with high shoulders. An ornate brooch is pinned near her neck. A backdrop of a porch or gazebo is visible behind her.
Date: unknown
Creator: Jones Photographic Studios of America. Studio No. 1, Denton, Texas
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Portrait of early Texas family]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified family in American Victorian attire. The man is wearing a three-piece suit with a tie. A young boy is sitting in his lap, and another is standing behind him. The woman is wearing a dark dress with a lacy scarf. Three girls are positioned around the woman and are wearing dresses with scarves.
Date: unknown
Creator: J. T. Jones
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Ron L. Nash peruses paperwork behind desk]

Description: Photograph of Ron L. Nash, Personnel Director for the City of Denton, browsing paperwork behind a desk. A telephone plant are located on a desk against the wall behind him.
Date: unknown
Creator: City of Denton
Partner: Denton Public Library

[A Parks Department Employee Operating a Trench Digger]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified Parks Department employee operating a trench digger in preparation for a pipeline. A truck is parked behind the man, and a row of pipes lie on the ground beside him.
Date: unknown
Partner: Denton Public Library

Unidentified Girl Standing on Steps

Description: Snapshot of a girl taken on the steps of a frame house. In the background two more women can be seen on the porch.
Date: unknown
Partner: Denton Public Library

City employee - (dispatcher)

Description: Picture of dispatcher (Brownrigg ?) at work showing equipment used.
Date: unknown
Partner: Denton Public Library