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Street Scene in Ft. Worth, Texas

Description: Photograph of a street scene in Ft. Worth, Texas. Inlaid in the brick road are trolley tracks and on the road are a few people and horse-drawn buggies. On either side of the road are large business buildings and sidewalks lined with railings. There is a sign on the left side of the road that reads, "Majestic Theatre, Moder Vaudeville, 2 Performances Daily." There are also many telephone and electric poles and wires.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Street Scene and Pool Hall in Ft. Worth, Texas

Description: Photograph of many horse-drawn buggies, including one with bales of hay stacked on it, and a tall tree in front of a two-story house. On the right side of the frame is a large building with "Havana Cigar" and "Pool Hall" painted on the side. Scattered throughout are telephone and electricity poles and wires and there are trolley tracks in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Directory of the City of Fort Worth 1907-08

Description: Directory for Fort Worth, Texas includes address listings for businesses and individuals as well as advertisements from local businesses. According to the title page, the directory contains "the Present State, County and City Governments, County Officials of Texas, Giving Date of Organization of of Each County as also County Seat; List of Counties, Judicial Districts, District Judges and Clerks, and Time of Holding Courts in all Counties in Texas; Representative, Senatorial, Congressional and Supreme Judicial Districts; Court of Civil Appeals, Court of Criminal Appeals, U.S. Judicial District and U.S. Circuit Courts, where Returnable; a Complete List of all Postoffices and money Order Offices in Texas; also an Index of Societies, Associations, Churches, Corporations, Educational Institutes; Full Name and Address of all Residents, Their Occupations or Pursuits, and a Complete Classified Business Directory, also a Valuable Street and Avenue Guide, Numerically Arranged."
Date: 1907
Creator: Morrison & Fourmy Directory Co.
Item Type: Book
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Journal of Proceedings of the Thirty-Eighth Annual Session of The Northwest Texas Conference, of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, at Forth Worth, Texas, November 11 to November 16, 1903.

Description: Minutes of Northwest Texas Conference include a list of members, committees, formal minutes of the conferences, condensed minutes, resolutions, reports from committees, selected biographies, and statistical tables.
Date: November 1903
Creator: Methodist Episcopal Church, South.
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

Journal of the Central Texas Conference, Second Annual Session, Methodist Episcopal Church South

Description: Journal proceedings of Central Texas Conference include a list of members, committees, condensed minutes of the proceedings, reports of boards and committees, appointments, memoirs, statistical tables, and advertisements. Indexes to the journal and advertisements are on page 98.
Date: November 1911
Creator: Methodist Episcopal Church, South.
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

Reverend Floyd Thrash

Description: Reverend Floyd Thrash of the South Side MECS.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

Southside MECS Women

Description: Southside MECS Women Picture contains: Mrs. T.G. Curry Mrs. D.M. Bowen Mrs. Roy Hoyler Mrs. Albert Steinman
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

South Side M.E. Church

Description: View from the stree of the South Side M.E. Church with two cars parked in front. They were owned by L. Paul Boulder and R. Frank Norcross.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

Crowd Posing Together

Description: Group on a hill. Left to right: D. Klemm J. Dyer Kenneth Westmorland Hazel McMurray Anita McMurray
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

Dorothy Dyer and Rita Hunter

Description: Dorothy Dyer (Klem) and Rita Hunter (Dyer) standing together on a rock on the beach.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

Sis Taber - Highland Park Methodist Church

Description: Sis Taber holding a book and standing in the field near the Highland Park Methodist Church tabernacle around 1916. [The tabernacle first had a roof and screened in sides; later the sides were closed and a floor was added.]
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

Nellie Hunter - Highland Park Methodist Church

Description: Nellie Hunter leaning on a car parked near a tabernacle of the Highland Park Methodist Church arou 1916. [The tabernacle was the meeting place of Highland Park Methodist Church in about the year 1916. Services were first held in a log house.]
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

Items Recovered from Church Cornerstone

Description: [These items were taken from the cornerstone of the church at 1125 Elmwood.The corner stone was moved to 1400 E. Seminary.]
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

History of the Carter Park Methodist Church

Description: Two page document describing the founding of The Carter Park Methodist Church. The first page relates the church's history, and the second is a list of the ministers that have served in the church from the Summer of 1912 to June 1969.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

Carter Park Methodist Church Choir

Description: Photograph of the Carter Park Methodist Church choir. Left to right: Dot Harper Virginia Garfield Bobby Fray Knox Virginia Traber Mrs. Knox Ruth Ann Norcross Jean Simpoan Mr. Norcross Peggy Christian Michael Patison Mr. Collins Louise Johnson Carl Fox Mr. Craig Raymond Tulloh Carrisa Fox Bill Fox Nina Zafran Mrs. Tulloh Mrs. Patison Mary Lenox Mrs. Booker Betty Hedgpath Mrs. Harris Roberts
Date: unknown
Creator: W.D. Smith Photographs
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

Carter Park United Methodist Church Program

Description: Four page program of the closing of "Carter Park United Methodist Church." The purpose of the service was to transfer the building from the Carter Park United Methodist congregation to the Campus Drive United Methodist Church.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

Minister Robert Richmond

Description: Robert Richmond, minister of the Carter Park United Methodist Church from Nov. June 1957 to present.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

Minister H. M. Hopkins

Description: H. M. Hopkins, minister of the Carter Park United Methodist Church from June 1951 to June 1957.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church