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[1973 vacation bible school class]

Description: Photograph of the 49th Annual Vacation Bible School Class of July 23 to 27, 1973, held by the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Beaumont, Texas. Appearing in the photograph are children and adults. The class provided religious instruction through bible stories and songs as well as youth entertainment through games, movies and handicraft activities. The image was taken on the grounds of the church.
Date: 1973-07-23/1973-07-27
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tyrrell Historical Library

[1st NL President Don Newport]

Description: Don Newport wearing dark rimmed glasses, light suit coat and dark tie. Don Newport was the first president of North Lake College in Irving, Texas.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[1st RL President Deon Holt]

Description: Black and white photograph of Deon Holt. Dr. Holt is wearing a dark suit jacket, light shirt and patterned tie. Deon Holt was the first president of Richland College.
Date: 1972
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[2nd RL President Ed Biggerstaff]

Description: Black and white photograph of Ed Biggerstaff. Ed was the second president of Richland College. Light-colored suit coat and striped tie. Ed has moustache.
Date: 1974
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[AC Refrigeration Lab]

Description: Photograph of part of the air conditioning lab at Cedar Valley College. An electric cooking stove is in the foreground.
Date: 1977
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Admissions Office]

Description: Photograph of several college employees and students busy signing up for classes at Cedar Valley College.
Date: 1977
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Admissions Trailer Office]

Description: Mountain View College utilized trailers to serve students prior to the completion of the college. This photograph shows college employees and a student in the Admissions trailer.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Aerial Construction and Lake]

Description: Aerial photograph of Cedar Valley College during construction. The lake is visible and some of surrounding fields.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Aerial From West]

Description: Aerial photograph of Richland College. You can see the water which runs through the middle of the campus. The planetarium is visible as well.
Date: 1972
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Aerial View]

Description: Aerial view of Eastfield College looking North. The buildings are bright white with dark roofs. Many parking lots are visible.
Date: 1971
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Aerial View of the JFK Memorial]

Description: Postcard of an aerial view of the John F. Kennedy Memorial and surrounding roads and buildings in Dallas, Texas.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Postcard
Location Info:
Partner: Dallas Heritage Village

[Aerial View Spring-Winter Snow]

Description: Aerial view of North Lake College in the snow. Many of the parking lots are visible at the top of the photo and the lake is visible in the bottom right hand side.
Date: 1977
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Alley Behind Helen Hall Library]

Description: Photograph of the alleyway behind Helen Hall Library in League City, Texas. A car is parked in the alley next to a triplet of young, small trees that stand in a grassy area. The exterior of the library is partially visible on the left.
Date: April 1973
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Animal Surgery]

Description: Photograph of two people performing surgery on an animal. Cedar Valley College offers veterinary classes.
Date: 1978
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Apparel Construction Class]

Description: Photograph of four students working at tables. Dressforms are around the room. One student appears to have her garment on a dress form and is inspecting her work. It's a sewing class.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Archery Class]

Description: Photograph of students in archery class. The students and instructor are sitting in a tent with bows in hand. Instructor is standing up. Tents were used as temporary classrooms until the final construction on Mountain View could be completed. There is a light bulb in the tent. A pole can be seen, as well as cars in the parking lot.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Art Design Class]

Description: Photograph of two students working a easels with pencils and drawing pad.
Date: 1977
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Audience]

Description: Photograph of people seated in folding chairs on cleared ground. They are attending the groundbreaking ceremony for Cedar Valley College. There are some people standing in back. One man has a movie camera in his hands. Some of the women are wearing headscarves. Some leafless trees in background and apparently one cedar tree.
Date: 1973
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Audrey Kariel and Charles Spangler Celebrate Opening of Marshall Public Library]

Description: Mrs. Audrey D. Kariel, Project Coordinator, and Martin Spangler, Chairman, celebrate the new Marshall Public Library at the formal reception on October 20, 1973. Mrs. Kariel relates "Martin was an inspirational leader. Every agenda carried a quote with motivation. My favorite was 'Your ship cannot come in unless you send some out.' We had to send out many ships to build the new MPL."
Date: 1973
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[Band Concert]

Description: Photograph of a group of people with instruments performing on a stage. The band director is dressed in dark clothes; the band members are arranged in rows, seated in the front and standing in the back.
Date: 1973
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Becky Lindsay and McClenney discussing Handicapped Issues]

Description: Photograph of a woman (identified as Becky Lindsay) speaking with Byron McClenny (the President of Eastfield College). The two are seated at a table in an office. A bookshelf and windows are visible in the background. Becky Topletz Lindsay was President of Not Psyched Out Club. Responsible for getting handicapped services at EF. Becky visits with Eastfield President Byron McClenney.
Date: 1974
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Belle Crockett, Marshall Centenarian]

Description: Mrs. Belle Crockett was 106 years old, confined to a wheelchair, and in a Marshall nursing home when she posed for this picture in the home's reception area, c1976. A daughter of former slaves, she spent her active life working in her home and on the farm. Married twice, she did not have children. Her birth and death dates are unknown.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[Between buildings facing North with windmill]

Description: Photograph of the top of windmill structure. There are three students in the photograph. There is a wide sidewalk and buildings block the base of the windmill structure.
Date: 1979
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas County Community College District