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Wright Family

Description: Portrait of the Wright Family. Pictured are: (first row) Whitney Crow Wright, William Crow Wright, Julia Ann Gober Wright, Gober Wright, (second row) Jim (James Gillinwaters) Wright, Myrtle Wright, Effie Wright, William Wesley Wright, Eulallie Carruthers Wright.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Wright Opera House

Description: Exterior view of the Wright Opera House built by W. C. Wright. The Parlin and Orendorff Company is on the lower floor of the building. A number of unidentified individuals are arrayed outside of the opera house.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Wright Opera House

Description: Exterior view of the Wright Opera House with a group of unidentified men and women outside, including a horse-drawn carriage. The opera house was built by W. C. Wright on the Denton Square.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Wright Opera House and Parlin and Orendorff

Description: Building on the corner of the Denton Square which includes the Wright Opera House and Parlin and Orendorff. A horse-drawn wagon and several unidentified men are pictured
Date: 1900~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

The X-Ray

Description: The first Denton Rotary Club X-Ray from July 7, 1922 contains information about the newsletter's conception, the Rotary Club's members, the club's upcoming events, the baseball team, and advertisements for local businesses.
Date: c. 1922-07-07
Creator: Denton Rotary Club
Item Type: Text
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Young boy in toy car]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified young boy sitting in a toy car complete with fenders, headlights, and a windshield. The boy is wearing a uniform and a flat cap. An unidentified building is in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: The Wiseman Club
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Young man in World War I uniform]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified young man sitting in a chair next to a building in a World War I uniform. He is wearing a long sleeve shirt and a campaign hat. His socks are pulled over the legs of his trousers.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Young man wearing suit jacket and necktie]

Description: Photograph of a young man wearing a white button-down shirt, a necktie with a decorative pin, and a suit jacket. The photograph was taken by Williams Art Co. in Denton, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Williams Art Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Z. Wiggs' Crew Building a Bridge

Description: Z. Wiggs' crew building a bridge on Justin, Ponder, Krum Road located south of present-day Highway 380 between the Santa Fe railroad overpass and Ponder.
Date: 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Z. Wiggs Sitting on a Culvert

Description: Z. Wiggs sits on one of the culverts he built on Justin, Ponder, Krum Road. The road is unpaved and is flanked on both sides by open fields.
Date: 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library