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[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
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Informal Class in Brazos Gallery]

Description: Black and white photograph of class being held in the Brazos Gallery of Richland College. The chairs are very unique. There is a panel of speakers in regular chairs. The students are sitting in the chairs which were part of the Gallery.
Date: 1972
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Skylights and Plants in Corridor]

Description: Black and white photograph shows people walking in a hallway at Mountain View College under an impressive skylight. Mountain View College was loosely based on the same architectural design of North Park Mall in Dallas, Texas. Two potted trees are in the hallway.
Date: 1971
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Library]

Description: Photograph of first and second floor of the Richland College Library. Office doors are visible as well as books on the shelves.
Date: 1972
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[First Floor]

Description: Photograph of the lobby on the first floor of El Centro College. There are plants in the foreground and seating in the background. There are columns and lots of windows. The Sanger Harris department store was remodeled and is now part of El Centro College.
Date: 1969
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Library]

Description: Black and white photograph shows North Lake Library without any books on the shelves. Must have been before the opening day collection was shelved. One person is standing by a brick column. Partial view of a sofa.
Date: 1977
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Do Not Lean on This Post]

Description: Black and white photograph of a post which has a message painted on it. The message says "Do Not Lean On This Post Or Bldg Will Collapse." Remodeling of El Centro College from the old Sanger Harris building to a college was quite an ordeal.
Date: 1964
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Jim Bennett]

Description: Black and white photographs shows Jim Bennett and student in room C296 at Eastfield. The class was a Developmental Math class. The machine was an early example of technology in the classroom. It's function was to give students practice in basic multiplication facts. Since this was before hand held calculators were sold it was an interesting alternative drill and practice tool.
Date: 1973
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Jan LeCroy speaking crewcut]

Description: Black and white photograph show Jan LeCroy standing and speaking at a podium. He has on a dark suit, white shirt and dark tie. He has a crewcut. Place is unknown. The two other seated gentlemen are unidentified.
Date: 1970
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Jan LeCroy birthday cake]

Description: Black and white photograph of Dr. Jan LeCroy, Chancellor of the Dallas County Community College District blowing out candles on his birthday cake. Pattie Powell is seated. Jerry Gilmore is standing. The lady holding the cake is unidentified as is the gentleman in the background.
Date: 1987
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Priest in His Office]

Description: Black and white photograph of Dr. Bill J. Priest in his office. He is holding his glasses in his hands. There is a picture of a duck on the wall behind him. He has on a suit and necktie.
Date: 1969
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Financial Aid Secretary]

Description: Photograph of college employee and student in the Financial Aid and Placement office. The employee is seated showing a piece of paper to the student who is standing. They are both female.
Date: 1972
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[Lester Calvert Doing 3 Things at 1 Time]

Description: Black and white photograph which has Lester Calvert trimming a bush, trimming the grass and pushing a lawnmover all in the same photo. The photograph has had two images of him working glued to an original base of him doing one job. He was on of the the maintenance men or groundskeepers for Eastfield College. The college is in the background. Lester is wearing a uniform and a cap.
Date: 1978
Partner: Dallas County Community College District