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[Book Fair Poster 1965]

Description: Poster for the annual book fair "sponsored by the Council of Jewish Women," as noted on the front on the poster. Full poster text reads: "Book Fair, Give your Books Now to be Sold at Nominal Prices at the BOOK FAIR, APRIL 3 thru 11, SEMINARY SOUTH SHOPPING Center. PHONE WA3-7495 for FREE PICK-UP. PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT TARRANT COUNTY Youth Projects."
Date: 1965
Item Type: Poster
Partner: Fort Worth Jewish Archives

Richardson City Council and City Manager

Description: Photograph of a portrait of Richardson, Texas city council members (1965-1967). Six men are standing behind three men sitting; they are all wearing suits and ties. They are identified as Ernest H. Randall, Jr. (Councilman), Robert Porter (Councilman), Marvin Youngblood (Councilman), Joe A. Durham (Councilman), Robb Stewart (Councilman), Kerry Sweatt (City Secretary), R. B. Sherill (City Manager), Herbert Ryan (Mayor), and Richard Reynolds (Mayor Pro Team). A seal on the wall above the men has a star in the center and says "City of Richardson[,] Richardson, Texas" around it.
Date: 1965
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Richardson High School Class 1910 - 55 Years Later

Description: Copy photograph of six women and three men identified as Richardson High School class of 1910, at a fifty-five year reunion. They are posing in the same place as they did in their high school photograph. One man on the front row is holding a framed portrait.
Date: 1965~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Bootlegger's Arrest

Description: Photograph of local law enforcement exhibiting the evidence after arresting a bootlegger.
Date: 1965/11/12
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Drawing of Cooke County Library]

Description: Ink drawing of the front of Cooke County Library. The front of the building says "Cooke County Library." There is a tree in front of the building. Text above the building says "November, 1965."
Date: November 1965
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Cooke County Library

[Annual Student Picnic]

Description: Photograph of students at the annual picnic for the entire St. Philip's student body. Six students are seated at a picnic table while another student, holding a plate of food, stands beside the picnic table. Food and drinks cover the table. Trees are visible in the background.
Date: 1965
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

Annual Picnic 1965

Description: Photograph of St Philips students and staff enjoying their food at the Annual Picnic at Commanche Park, San Antonio Texas.
Date: May 1965
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

[Edgewood Choir at Christmas Assembly]

Description: Photograph of the Edgewood Choir, under the direction of Ms. Truilson, performing at the St. Philip's College Christmas Assembly. The choir is wearing red robes and standing on a stage. A few rows of the audience are visible in the foreground.
Date: 1965
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

[Basketball Game]

Description: Photograph of a St. Philip's College basketball game in the Tiger Cage during the 1965-1966 season. A player, #33 Leroy Cleveland, has just shot the ball. The basketball can be see above the hoop. Three other St. Philip's players (including #42 Lyndall Conway and #53 Wilton Rogers) are looking on, along with five players from the opposing team and a referee.
Date: 1965-1966
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College