From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History - Browse

ABOUT BROWSE FEED

William C. Wright v. The United States and the Comanche and Kiowa Indians

Description: Record and transcription of William C. Wright v. the United States and the Comanche and Kiowa tribes of Indians in the United States Court of Claims. The claimant argued that the Comanche and Kiowa Indians stole property from him around 1868.
Date: c. 1891-07-01
Creator: United States. Court of Claims.
Item Type: Book
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Othello Norvell Lister]

Description: Studio-style portrait of Othello Norvell Lister [Hill] as a child in Ennis, Texas. She stands next to a wire-back chair and wears a light ruffled dress with dark stockings and shoes. A bow is in her hair.
Date: c. 1904
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Other

[Norvell Hill]

Description: Studio portrait of baby Norvell Hill [Williams Reed] seated on an elaborate wicker bench. She is wearing a light-colored dress and dark shoes.
Date: 1922
Creator: Carrset Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Other

[Maude Woods Clark Hembry House]

Description: Photograph of a frame house with wooden siding, shingled roof, and two brick chimneys. Two porches, supported by square columns, are visible. The central gable is decorated with "fish scale" shingles. The house is surrounded by lawn and faces an unpaved street. A sidewalk runs in front of the house and parallel to the street.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Other

[Viola Allen Lister]

Description: Photographic portrait of Viola Allen Lister [Reynolds]. She is wearing a teal shaded blouse and a locket.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Other

[Williams Family Portrait]

Description: Portrait of the Williams family. Back row, left to right are: Walter, Charles, and Irene. Front row, left to right are Sanford Jr., Norvell, and Gloria.
Date: c. 1980
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Other

[Othello Norvell Lister Hill]

Description: Studio style portrait of Othello Norvell Lister Hill taken in the 1940's. She is wearing dark suit embellished with light braid trim, a locket, and button-style earrings.
Date: c. 1940 - 1949
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Other

[Viola Allen Lister]

Description: Photographic portrait of Viola Allen Lister [Reynolds]. She is wearing a blouse with button detail at the shoulders and neckline and a locket.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Other

[Minnie Bell Woods]

Description: Studio portrait of Minnie Bell Woods sitting on a carved bench. She wears glasses, a light-colored blouse with a dark bow at the neck, and a dark skirt.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Other

[Maude Woods, age 18]

Description: Hand-colored portrait of Maude Woods [Clark Hembry]. She is wearing a dark outfit with a white bow at her throat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Other

[Hilltop Happenings]

Description: Newsletter published by Flow Memorial Hospital in Denton, Texas.
Date: c. 1974-05
Item Type: Text
Partner: Denton Public Library