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[Photograph of Jessie Taylor and Juanita Milam]

Description: Photograph of Jessie Taylor and her daughter, Juanita Milam, posing together in Juanita's home. Jessie is seated in a reclining chair, holding a photograph in her lap; Juanita is leaning across the arm of the chair with her arms around her mother.
Date: 1977
Creator: Bell, Qurvier
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

[Portrait of Couple]

Description: Photograph of a man and woman seated on a wooden bench together. The man is wearing a dark suit and patterned bow tie; the woman is wearing a light-colored dress and has her hands folded in her lap.
Date: 1978-10~
Creator: McAdams, Arthur C.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Saint James A. M. E. Church 100th Anniversary Book]

Description: Booklet containing information about the history of the Saint James African Methodist Episcopal (A. M. E.) Church and a program of events held for the hundredth anniversary on February 14-16, 1975. It also contains membership and church information from 1975 and local advertisements.
Date: 1975
Creator: Saint James African Methodist Episcopal Church
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Saint James A. M. E. Church 110th Anniversary Book]

Description: Booklet containing information about the history of the Saint James African Methodist Episcopal (A. M. E.) Church and a program of events held for the one hundred and tenth anniversary on June 2, 1985. It also contains membership and church information from 1985 and local advertisements.
Date: 1985
Creator: Saint James African Methodist Episcopal Church
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Saint James A. M. E. Church 125th Anniversary Book]

Description: Booklet containing information about the history of the Saint James African Methodist Episcopal (A. M. E.) Church and a program of events held for the one hundred and twenty-fifth anniversary the year 2000. It also contains membership and church information from 2000 and local advertisements.
Date: 2000
Creator: Saint James African Methodist Episcopal Church
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Saint James A. M. E. Church 135th Anniversary Book]

Description: Booklet containing information about the history of the Saint James African Methodist Episcopal (A. M. E.) Church and a program of events held for the one hundred and thirty-fifth anniversary on October 10-17, 2010. It also contains membership and church information from 2010 and local advertisements.
Date: 2010
Creator: Saint James African Methodist Episcopal Church
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Saint James A. M. E. Church 91st Anniversary Book]

Description: Booklet containing information about the history of the Saint James African Methodist Episcopal (A. M. E.) Church and a program of events held for the ninety-first anniversary on September 10, 1967. It also contains membership and church information from 1967 and local advertisements.
Date: 1967
Creator: Saint James African Methodist Episcopal Church
Item Type: Pamphlet
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

[Portrait of Bobbi Jo Ann Deavei]

Description: Portrait of Bobbie Jo Ann Deavei wearing a light-colored dress with matching shoes and headband. She is posing seated on a padded bench in front of a studio backdrop. There are handwritten notes on the back of the photo.
Date: [1945~, 1946~]
Creator: The Shaw Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[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

[Fred Douglas High School Football Team]

Description: Photocopy of the team portrait of the Fred Douglas High School football team during the 1940s. Identified from left to right: First Row -- William Goodnes, Lawrence Peace, L. H. Simpkins, unknown, Eddie Franklin, George Davis, Ernest Sims, Jr., Charlie Beatty. Second Row -- J. D. Stimson (left), James Whitlow (second from right). Third Row -- Bennie Gober, Billy Simpson, unknown, Luther Varner, Ponder, unknown, W. L. Kimble, E. D. Price, unknown.
Date: [1940..1949]
Item Type: Photograph
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