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[Photograph of Boy's Dormitory for McMurry College - Abilene]

Description: A photograph of the architect David S. Castle's rendering for the proposed Gold Star Memorial Dormitory at McMurry University in Abilene, Texas." This version of the dorm is U-shaped, has a wide set of entrance steps, and has no identifying lettering on the facade. A handwritten note on the back reads, "Draft for McMurry's Gold Star Mem'l Dorm."
Date: unknown
Creator: Castle, David S.
Location Info:
Partner: McMurry University Library

[Photograph of Dames Club Reception]

Description: A photograph of five women socializing at the Dames Club Reception, honoring faculty wives of Abilene Christian College and Hardin-Simmons University. One of the women may be Mrs. Andrew Hunt. A handwritten note on the back reads, "Dames Club Reception honoring faculty wives of A. C. C. and H-S U."
Date: [1940..1959]
Partner: McMurry University Library

[Photograph of Dr. John R. Hilliard, Jr., in Class]

Description: A photograph of Dr. John R. Hilliard, Jr., Chairman of the Biology Department from 1951 to 1954 and 1957 to 1969. He is pointing to a chart of the circulatory system. A typed addition to the front of the photograph in the lower left corner reads, "Dr. John R. Hilliard, Jr., Head of the Biology Department, first came to McMurry in 1951, has the MA from the University of Colorado and the Ph.D. from the University of Texas. Dr. Hilliard has taken special training in nuclear biology and recently received a $10,000 federal grant for equipment to be used in this area from the Atomic Energy Commission."
Date: 196u
Partner: McMurry University Library

[Photograph of Dr. Walter S. Long]

Description: A photograph of Dr. Walter S. Long seated at a cluttered desk, reading a manuscript. Long was a visiting Professor of Chemistry at McMurry College in Abilene, Texas. A handwritten note on the back reads, "Walter S. Long, May 1956, (amateur work)."
Date: May 1956
Partner: McMurry University Library

[Photograph of East End of the Science Building]

Description: A photograph of the east end door and back of the Science Building at McMurry University in Abilene, Texas, taken from overhead. A large, leafless tree and several power lines slight obscure the view of the Science Building, and the floodlights and box seats of a football stadium can be seen in the background.
Date: unknown
Location Info:
Partner: McMurry University Library