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Ribbon Cutting at Longview Public Library

Description: Photograph of the "Ribbon Cutting" ceremony at the grand opening of the "New Longview Public Library," in Longview, Texas, as noted in handwriting on back of postcard. Two women, four men and eight children are all holding scissors and cutting the ribbon in front of the library. There are additional men and women standing in the background, watching the ceremony.
Date: July 5, 1987
Creator: Roberts, Jerrey
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Vacuum Pump at White Rock Pump Station]

Description: Photograph of the original vacuum pump at White Rock pump station. Some debris and piping are visible around the pump.
Date: November 12, 1980
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Dry Hollow Bridge]

Description: Photograph of the Dry Hollow Bridge in La Vernia, Texas. Trees are visible on both sides of the bridge.
Date: March 29, 1983
Creator: Toney, Gertrude Tewes
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Faculty Excellence Award Presentation]

Description: Photograph of Dr. Lanier E. Byrd presenting the Faculty Excellence Award to Rose Thomas during a graduation ceremony. They are both wearing black robes and mortarboards. They are holding a plaque between them. A St. Philip's College banner is visible in the background. The corner of a podium is visible in the lower left of the photograph.
Date: May 8, 1988
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

[Photograph of Johnnie Walker and a Student]

Description: Photograph of Johnnie Walker, a St. Philip's College Counselor, assisting a student with transfer paperwork. She is seated on the left side of the photograph. She is wearing a long-sleeve blouse and eyeglasses. The student is seated across a desk from her. He is wearing a long-sleeve, striped shirt. Both are looking down at the paperwork on the desk. A window with a view to the outside is visible in the background.
Date: 1989
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

[Photograph of Emily Staats with Student and Parents]

Description: Photograph of Emily H. Staats, Kinesiology Instructor, assisting parents and one of her Volleyball players with paperwork. She is standing to the left in the photograph and is wearing a long-sleeve shirt. The student is wearing a patterned blouse and is seated at a table with a pen in her right hand. The parents are standing behind the student. All four individuals are looking down at the table.
Date: 1987
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

[Photograph of Charles L. Jones, Bettye T. Gatlin and Ann Riodan]

Description: Photograph of three faculty members, from left to right: Charles L. Jones, Bettye T. Gatlin and Ann Riodan. Mr. Jones is wearing a striped shirt, tie and eyeglasses. Ms. Gatlin is wearing a striped shirt and jacket. Ms. Riodan is wearing a checked shirt and jacket. They are standing in what appears to be a hallway. Two unidentified ladies are standing with their backs to the camera in the far right of the photograph.
Date: 1980
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

[Photograph of Mary L. Pierson]

Description: Photograph of Mary L. Pierson, St. Philip's College Employee of the Month for February 1984. She is standing beside a sign reading "'Reserved' Employee of the Month". She is visible from the knees up and is wearing a light blue short-sleeve work shirt and dark blue pants.
Date: 1984
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

Massage Therapy Program Internship

Description: Photograph of a student giving a massage as part of the Massage Therapy Program internship. The student is masaging the upper back of a man who is lying upright on a massage table. She is wearing a uniform with a name tag. A bulletin board is visible on the wall in the background.
Date: 1980
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

[Photograph of Harold Batiste]

Description: Photograph of Harold Batiste, Health Service Management. He is wearing a grey jacket, a pink, blue and white striped tie and eyeglasses. He has a mustache. He is holding a book in his hands and is visible from the knees up. Bookshelves are visible behind him.
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

[Photograph of Ann L. Riodan]

Description: Photograph of Ann L. Riodan, Psychology Instructor. She is wearing a brown checked shirt with khaki pants and a belt. She is holding keys in her right hand. She has a book lying in front of her. She is facing the camera and is visible from the waist up. There is a chalkboard behind her.
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

[Photograph of Andy Fausto]

Description: Photograph of Andy Fausto, Campus Painter. He is wearing a white collared shirt with a blue name tag partially visible. He has a mustache and grey hair. He is facing the camera with his head and shoulders visible.
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

[Portrait of Phyllis J. Rodriquez-Williams]

Description: Portrait of Phyllis J. Rodriquez-Williams, the secretary for the ACCD Board of Trustees. She is posing in profile, visible from the waist up, and she is wearing a striped shirt.
Date: 1987
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

[Photograph of C.L. Leonard]

Description: Photograph of C.L. Leonard, Director of Counseling, standing in front of a tree. He is wearing a blue jacket and red tie. He has a mustache. He is visible from the waist up. Cars and a house are visible in the background.
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

[Photograph of Robert J. Steinbach]

Description: Photograph of Robert J. Steinbach, Auto Mechanics Chairperson. He is wearing a striped shirt. He is facing the camera with his head and shoulders visible. A building with windows is visible in the background.
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

[Photograph of Clifford Springmeyer]

Description: Photograph of Clifford Springmeyer, Acting Chairperson of Business Management. He is wearing a collared shirt. He is facing the camera with his head and shoulders visible and his hands folded in front of his chest.
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

[Photograph of Brenda G. Hill]

Description: Photograph of Brenda G. Hill, Secretary for Counseling and Student Development at Southwest Campus. She is wearing a white ruffled shirt with pink ribbon and a pink jacket. She is facing the camera and is visible from the waist up. She has her hands folded in front of her.
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

[Basketball Players]

Description: Photograph of four players from the St. Philip's College 1984-1985 basketball team. They are wearing white jump suits with blue and red stripes on the sleeves and sides of the pant legs. The blue and red letters SPC are on the front, lefthand side of the jacket. All four players are standing in a row, facing the camera with the middle two players holding a basketball. They are standing in front of steps and a building.
Date: 1984-1985
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

[Technical Drawing of Card Catalogs]

Description: Technical drawing proposing additional card catalogs in the Cooke County Library. The plan shows the dimensions of the catalog cabinets and also has an inset sketch (in the upper-left corner) of the cabinets' relationship to the surrounding shelving as viewed from above. Scale 1:24.
Date: May 5, 1986
Partner: Cooke County Library

Girls' Basketball Team Reunion

Description: Photograph of two laughing elderly women, identified as Irene Cain and Carrie Lee Ashby Fender. The women were both members of the Richardson Girls' Basketball Team, around 1919. Bill Wechter took this photograph for an article written by Shirley Reynolds of the Richardson Daily News.
Date: 1986
Creator: Wechter, Bill
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Main Street

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of Main Street, looking east from Greenville Avenue. Two cars are driving on the road. On the right side of the road, two businesses are identified as Black & Decker and Baskin Robbins. In the background, there are trees and buildings.
Date: 1988
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Main Street

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of Main Street, looking west from Greenville Avenue. Cars are driving down the road; parked cars and buildings are on both sides of the road. In the background, there are two water towers, and a multi-story building on the right, identified as First City Bank.
Date: 1988
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Main Street

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of Main Street, looking west from Greenville Avenue. Cars are driving along the road, and parked amongst buildings. In the background, there is a view of two water towers; the multi-story building on the right is identified as First City Bank. The photograph was taken from a fire truck ladder.
Date: 1988
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Main Street

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of Main Street, looking west from the Greenville Avenue. There are cars driving on the road; parked cars and buildings are on each side of the road. In the background, there is a view of two water towers and a multi-story building identified as First City Bank. This photograph was taken from a fire truck ladder.
Date: 1988
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library