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[PHS Outstanding Students]

Description: Two outstanding students at Pemberton High School are featured on this yearbook page. Snowden Bennett is in the top photo and Dora Wesley is in the bottom photo. Their school activities are summarized in the accompanying text.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[PHS Parent-Teacher Association]

Description: The Pemberton High School Parent-Teacher Association is shown in this yearbook photo. The officers are named below the picture. The group is seated in the gym bleachers.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[PHS Queen and Her Court]

Description: Miss Pemberton and her court were featured on this yearbook page. The top picture shows Linda Sue Williams, Queen, and her escorts. She was the first eighth-grader ever chosen for the honor. The bottom picture shows the queen, her attendants, and the escorts at the football game where they were presented.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[PHS "Queen of Clubs Ball"]

Description: The court for the "Queen of Clubs Ball" at was made of young ladies who represented each club on campus. The queen of the ball was chosen by contest. In the upper left photo, the queen with her tiara is surrounded by some of the court. The upper right photo shows young men who were escorts with three of the ladies. The bottom left and right pictures show more of the court. The two bottom photos at center were the winners and runners-up of the dance contest. The photos came from the Pemberton High School yearbook.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[PHS School Song]

Description: The Pemberton High School school song is featured on this page from the yearbook. The two verses are shown with easy piano accompaniment.
Date: unknown
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[PHS Senior Class Officers]

Description: A page in the yearbook featured the senior class officers at Pemberton High School in Marshall. The text lists some highlights of being seniors.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[PHS Student Council]

Description: The Student Council is featured on this page from the Pemberton High School yearbook. At top are the officers. At bottom is the whole Council. PHS closed in 1988.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[PHS Theater Events]

Description: Two staged events at Pemberton High School were featured on this yearbook page. At top is the cast of the junior play, "The Flower of the Ranch." The director, Mrs. W. G. Stephens, is pictured in the inset. At bottom is the group of participants in a fashion revue titled "Under the Shadow of the Big Top." The revue was presented by the junior and senior clothing department.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[PHS Track Team]

Description: The track team at Pemberton High School is featured on this yearbook page. The 10-member team is the photo at top. The Captain is in the photo at bottom The text gives the summary of the season. Coach Reed led the team.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[Pine Bluff Baptist Church in Harrison County]

Description: Pine Bluff Baptist Church is located on Pine Bluff Rd. (CR 2115) northeast of Marshall in Harrison County. The congregation is a traditionally African-American one. The history is unknown.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[Pinkie D. Johnson, Marshall Educator]

Description: Mrs. Pinkie D. Johnson Williams was an English teacher, counselor and school administrator in Marshall. Born (date unknown) and reared in Marshall, she completed Bachelor and advanced degrees at Wiley College. She did graduate work at the University of Chicago and the University of Colorado. Beginning her teaching career at the rural Jonesville school in Harrison County, she moved after one year to Central/Pemberton High School in Marshall, where she remained for 40 years, until her retirement. Students dedicated the 1955 PHS yearbook to her. She was also a representative to a White House Conference during the FDR administration. She died February 12, 1963.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[Pinkie D. Johnson, Marshall Educator]

Description: Mrs. Pinkie D. Johnson Williams was a Marshall educator for 40 years. Born (date unknown) and raised in Marshall, she completed Bachelor and Master degrees at Wiley College and then studied at the University of Chicago and the University of Colorado. She taught English at Central/Pemberton High School before becoming assistant principal there. She was honored by having the 1955 yearbook dedicated to her. She also was representative to a White House Conference during President Roosevelt's administration. She died February 12, 1963.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[Playing the Piano for Story Time]

Description: A library assistant (unidentified) plays the piano in the Gold Auditorium at Marshall Public Library. Music is a frequent activity during storytime at the library.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marshall Public Library

Polk Street and Central Street, Richardson, Texas

Description: Polk Street, looking east. This photograph is a close-up view of the center of photograph RPL007d. The North Texas Lumber Company building on the right/south is between Central Street and the Houston & Texas Central Railroad. On the rails is a Southern Pacific boxcar. In front of the rail car is a long flatbed truck partially loaded with cargo.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Polk Street Bridge, Richardson, Texas

Description: Polk Street, looking east from the bridge over the Floyd Branch of Cottonwood Creek, just east of the intersection with Sherman Street. To the back, on the right/south side of Polk Street, is the North Texas Lumber Co. building, Central St., then the Houston & Texas Central Railroad. A Southern Pacific boxcar is on the railroad, with an open, flatbed truck in front of it. A truck is partially visible on Central Street. Polk Street is blacktop with grass growing up to the street.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Portrait of a Cadet in Uniform

Description: Photograph of a cadet in uniform with a sword standing in front of a painted background.
Date: 192u
Creator: Schreiner Institute
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Schreiner University

[Portrait of a Family]

Description: Copy negative of a family of seven posing for a portrait. The mother and father are sitting in chairs while their children are arranged around them. Their youngest child is sitting on the mother's lap.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Portrait of a Man and a Woman]

Description: Copy negative of an oval-shaped portrait featuring a man and a woman. Their relation is unknown. They are both formally dressed. The man is wearing a suit and tie; the woman is wearing a dress with a sheer overlay and a necklace.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library