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[Autograph Book of Maggie Hampton]

Description: Signature and address book used by Maggie Mayfield Hampton during her time teaching at the Fred Douglas school in Prairie View, Texas. Various friends at the school wrote notes to Maggie in the book. The journal has a purple fabric cover with a flower pattern; decorative embellishments are on the front, including flowers and the letters "Auto."
Date: 1906-09/1907-05~
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Congregation at Mount Pilgrim C.M.E. Church]

Description: Copy print of the congregation at Mount Pilgrim Christian Methodist Episcopal Church in Denton, Texas. Members of the church are seated on benches on either side of the photograph. Another group is posing in an alcove at the back of the church. A handwritten note on the back says, "Mt. Pilgrim C.M.E. Church, 339 Roberston St. 1939."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Couple at Fred Moore High School]

Description: Photograph of a young man and woman standing together in a room filled with metal folding chairs. A handwritten note on the back says, "James Lee & Joyce After Hazel's Pageant, May 25, 1967, At Fred Moore High School."
Date: May 25, 1967
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Flyer: School Board Election]

Description: Campaign flyer promoting Welton Stoker for the Denton school board. It includes information about the time for the election, information about Stoker, and a photograph of him posing wit his family.
Date: 19uu-05-08
Creator: Stoker, Welton
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Fred Moore High School]

Description: Photograph of the front of Fred Moore High School in Denton, Texas. A handwritten note on the back says, "Fred Moore High School Built In 1949."
Date: [1949..]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Fred Moore School Classroom]

Description: Photograph of a classroom at Fred Moore School in Denton, Texas. There are several students sitting at desks and two groups of students standing at the back for the room with three adults near several shelves that have stacks of cans and eggs. The adults are identified as Miss Eva Courtney (a volunteer) at the far right, Jewel Logan (another volunteer) at the far left, and the teacher, Lucille Nix. Several of the students are also identified: Drucilla Kimble (back right, wearing a plaid jacket), Archie Hicks (standing behind Drucilla), Joyce Young (seated at the far right), Shiela Bell (seated at a desk in the middle front), and Gwen (standing in front of Miss Nix on the left). The words "Precious Memories" are affixed to the photo near the top of the image.
Date: [1961..1962]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Funeral Program for Alfred Tennyson Miller, September 4, 1993]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Alfred Tennyson Miller, born April 13, 1913 and died August 30, 1993. The funeral was held Saturday, September 4, 1993 at Marsalis Avenue Church of Christ, officiated by Evangelist G. C. Washington. Funeral arrangements were made through Singing Hills Funeral Home and he was buried in Laurel Land Memorial Park in Dallas, Texas. Includes a newspaper clipping containing an obituary.
Date: September 4, 1993
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Gravestone for Irma Kimble]

Description: Photograph of the gravestone for Irma J. Kimble. It has an open book with her name and birth and death dates (Nov. 22, 1937 and Nov. 25, 1937). Flowers and a cross are around the book. A fence and road are partially visible in the background. Handwritten text on the back of the photograph says "Eakins Cemetery, Ponder, Texas, 1st Triplets [...] Denton County."
Date: 2001~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Group at Mount Pilgrim Christian Methodist Episcopal Church]

Description: Photograph of a group of men and women at "Annual Usher Day" at Mount Pilgrim C.M.E. Church in Denton, Texas. The group is standing behind a communion railing and a pulpit is on the far left. Two men in clerical garb are on the left including Pastor Johnny Alexander (second from left). The two persons to the right of Pastor Alexander are identified as Opal Goodner (usher of the year) and Thomas Brotherton. The last two on the far right are identified as Johnson (first name unknown) and Evelyn Curry (a TWU professor).
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Group of People at a Table]

Description: Photograph of three women and a man seated around a table, looking at papers in front of the man in the center. A handwritten note on the back says "Mrs. Nix; Alexander, Fred Moore & Gladys Standford, Secretary."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Group of People in Quakertown]

Description: Photograph of a group of people posing together in Quakertown in two rows, with one group seated in the front and the others standing behind. Other people are visible on a house porch in the background. A handwritten note on the back says "People of Quakertown."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Photograph From Fred Moore School Dedication]

Description: Photograph of school board members at the dedication of the Fred Moore school in Denton, Texas. Several of the people are seated and two men are standing at the front of the room. Brick walls are visible in the background. A handwritten note on the back says: "Supt. Chester G. Strickland & School Board Members at Fred Moore School Dedication/A Day To Remember! Prof F. D. Moore walks to the front to receive Plaque presented to him by our Supt."
Date: 1950~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Photograph of Collage]

Description: Photograph of a collage of portraits organized on a cut-out shaped as a red apple, displayed on a table covered with a white tablecloth. A handwritten sign is partially visible next to the collage with the words "This Is Your."
Date: 1983-09~
Creator: McAdams, Arthur C.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Photograph of Home Economics Students]

Description: Photograph of two young women posing on either side of a small table. Glassware is stacked on the bottom shelf of the table. The woman on the left is only partially visible since the photograph is damaged and a portion is missing. A handwritten note on the back says, "Miss Dorsay Mae Jackson and Miss Da[isy] Bryson, Home Ec. Students of F. Moore H[igh School], Mrs. Eva Hoage Teacher."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Photograph of Lauren Kelly]

Description: Photograph of Lauren Kelly, from the waist up, standing in front of a blank wall. A table and metal folding chair are partially visible to her left. Her name is handwritten on the back of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Photograph of Mr. and Mrs. E. Milam]

Description: Photograph of Mr. and Mrs. E. Milam posing together out-of-doors. They appear to be wearing costumes and holding swords, pointed at the ground and they have their arms on one another's shoulders. There is a fence and tree in the background. They are identified on the back of the photo.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Photograph of Quakertown Residents]

Description: Photograph of a large group of people out-of-doors. There is a group of men in the center of the image, including several wearing mariachi garb and holding instruments. A woman and young girl are walking past on the far left, in the foreground. A handwritten note on the back says "Quakertown Residents."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Photograph of Sadie Moore]

Description: Photograph of Sadie Moore seated on a wicker loveseat, out-of-doors. Both of her hands are near her neck, and she appears to be holding a kitten. A house is partially visible in the background. A handwritten note on the back of the photo says, "Mrs. Sadie Moore, Sept. 1942 with her cat (Winnie Mae)."
Date: September 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Photograph of Siblings]

Description: Photograph of a man and woman posing together outside a brick building. The woman is wearing a white polka-dot shirt and red jacket; the man is wearing jeans, a T-shirt, and a baseball cap. Another man is partially visible on the left. A handwritten note on the back says, "S. J. Ware, Alice Alexander, Sister."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Photograph of Students at a Denton Trade School]

Description: Photograph of a group of young men posing in a classroom. According to accompanying information, the students were in a trade school for persons returning from service. They are identified as: Row 1 (front) -- Foy Woods, James Alexander, Wallace Hunter, James Hollis (?), Johnny Cooper; Row 2 -- William Devereaux, T. Rogers, Raymond Jackson, Oliver Clark, Edmund Gray; Row 3 -- Earl Jones, R. M. Hunter, Noble Holland, Johnny McCarver, Lonnie McAdams; Row 4 (back) -- Instructor (?), Alford Hall, T. N. Gober, Robert James, Pye Bledsow, Buddy Bownes.
Date: [1946..1949]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program