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[Battle of Flowers Parade]

Description: Photograph of the St. Philip's College float, entitled "Our Newest Star", in the Battle of Flowers Parade. The float consists of waves on the sides, a large star in the middle and palm trees at the back. Several students are seated on the float. Crowds lined along the street are visible in the background.
Date: 1964
Partner: St. Philips College

Blue Haven Nursing Home

Description: In the 1950's & 60's a converted home was turned into a group home that housed elderly and impaired individuals. Photograph of residents and staff gathered around a donated Christmas tree.
Date: December 1967
Creator: Young, Moon
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Blue Haven Rest Home

Description: Photograph of nurses and residents posing together in front of a Christmas tree at Blue Haven Nursing home. Three men are seated in chairs, in front of the tree and a fourth is standing behind them; three women dressed in nurse's uniforms are posing on either side of the men. Another seated person is partially visible on the far left.
Date: December 1967
Creator: Young, Moon
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[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
Partner: Fort Worth Jewish Archives

[Business Club]

Description: Photograph of the St. Philip's College Business Club. Students are sitting, kneeling and standing in three rows. They are standing in front of trees. Cars and buildings are visible in the background.
Date: 1968
Partner: St. Philips College

[Charles McKinney Playing Trumpet]

Description: Photograph of Charles McKinney playing a trumpet. He is wearing choir robes. Rosemary Perry and Susie Burney are seated to the right of Mr. McKinney. Ms. Perry is looking down. Ms. Burney is looking forward. Stage curtains are visible in the background.
Date: 1968
Partner: St. Philips College

[Cheerleading Squad]

Description: Photograph of the 1966 St. Philip's College cheerleading squad. They are positioned on the basketball court, in front of a stage, with three people standing, five people kneeling and three people lying down. Two megaphones are between the people in the front row.
Date: 1966
Partner: St. Philips College

Cleveland Auto Parts [Pilgreen & Sons]

Description: Photograph of the interior of Pilgreen Auto Parts on the east side of Highway 59 south between the township and hwy 105. The picture is of Mr.George Pilgreen, owner and his oldest son, George Wright Pilgreen. Note the air cooled auto cushion display. This product was due to most cars still not having air conditioners.
Date: 02-04-1961
Creator: Young, Moon
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Cooke County Library, Gainesville, Texas: Library Floor Plan

Description: Floor plan of the Cooke County Library in Gainesville, Texas. Furniture is noted on the layout with a handwritten list of furniture included in the lower-left corner. Handwritten sketches are added around the edges of the floor plan and on the back of the map. Scale 1:96.
Date: November 9, 1962
Creator: Remington Rand, Inc. Library Bureau Division.
Partner: Cooke County Library