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They Had A Job To Do

Description: Denton Record-Chronicle newspaper clipping of a picture of Misses Gertrude, Hassie, and Nola Doyle of Slidell.
Date: October 6, 1963
Creator: The Denton Record-Chronicle
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Denton Public Library

Looking Back

Description: Newspaper photos showing the owners of Collins-Andrews Dr Good Store and postal workers in front of a post office in early Sanger, Texas. Photograph of Jesse P. Smith on his horse Snooper. Photograph of Dottie Mae McBride, Otis McBride, Alene Duncan, and Reba Duncan on a horse.
Date: July 11, 1963
Creator: Cherry, Ruby
Item Type: Text
Partner: Denton Public Library

Bedridden Boy Still In School

Description: Newspaper clipping and photo regarding Larry Wayne Shell, a third-grader at Little Elm School. Larry broke his leg and was forced to stay at home. His family installed an intercom wire between the school and his room, so he could participate in the lessons. Mrs. Harmon was his teacher.
Date: February 17, 1963
Creator: Burlage, George
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Victors on Airport Road]

Description: Photograph of Victors on Airport Road of Denton, Texas on May 28, 1965. A truck and trailer are located behind a barbed-wire fence in an open field.
Date: c. 1965-06
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

City of Denton Municipal Generating Station

Description: Several men work on the city of Denton Municipal Generating Station. A large crane is visible in the foreground, and a power plant is visible in the background.
Date: July 11, 1961
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Exterior View of the Electric Manufacturing Company

Description: Exterior view of the south side of the Electric Manufacturing Company building with cars in the parking lot. The foreground is filled with a field of grass. The Electric Manufacturing Company is a division of the Amerace Corporation.
Date: c. 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Missile Base

Description: Aerial photograph of the Nike Missile Base in Denton, TX.
Date: c. 1964
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

First State Bank

Description: First State Bank in Denton, TX, located at the corner of Locust and Hickory.
Date: c. 1960
Creator: Squire Haskins
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

North Texas State University Administration Building

Description: Administration building with clock tower on the North Texas State University Campus. The foreground has a line of trees receding into the left and a full parking lot is on the right hand side of the image.
Date: c. 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Post Office

Description: Old post office at the corner of North Locust and McKinney. There are multiple automobiles in the foreground of the image.
Date: c. 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Missile Base

Description: Aerial photograph of the Nike Missile Base in Denton, TX.
Date: c. 1964
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library