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[Photograph of Flood waters at the Denton Public Library, Emily Fowler Central Library]

Description: Photograph of flood waters at the Denton Public Library, Emily Fowler Central Library. North view of the parking lot in front of the Emily Fowler Library and Oakland street running towards TWU. The photo was taken from the front entrance of the library, just after the rain had stopped.
Date: April 24, 2007
Creator: Couture, Leslie
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Photograph of Fordson Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of a group of men standing in front of an around an automobile and tractor, which are parked facing each other. The automobile, pictured on the left, has the name "Fordson" on the side. The ground in front of the group is rough and filled with rocks. The photograph is faded at the top, obscuring the background, and the back of the photograph is so worn that the handwritten notes about the photo are barely legible.
Date: 1920
Partner: Patrick Heath Public Library

[Photograph of Fred Douglass School]

Description: Photograph of the front of the Fred Douglass School in Sherman, Texas. The building is one-story and has windows all along the sides. There is a bunch of shrubs and a couple of trees in the yard of the school.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Friendship Cemetery]

Description: Photograph of Friendship Cemetery in Sherman, Texas. There is a path going through the cemetery and a variety of headstones on either side of it. There are fall leaves and trees throughout the cemetery.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Friendship Methodist Church]

Description: Photograph of Friendship Methodist Church in Sherman, Texas. The church is painted white and has a room on the second story, above which there is a steeple with a cross on top. The porch is covered and has a stoop. There is a sign in front of the church that reads: "Friendship United Methodist Church. Elaine Busset pastor."
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Gesang Verein Group with 1893 Flag]

Description: Photograph of a group of men in suits, lined up in two rows, the first row holding a large flag a small star in the center and German writing on it. The group is standing in front a light-colored building with windows along the outside. A lightly spotted dog lays with its chin on the ground, to the left of the group, and a small tree is situated to the right of the group. Handwriting on the back of the photograph gives the location of the photo and the name of the group holding the flag.
Date: unknown
Partner: Patrick Heath Public Library

[Photograph of Grayson Bible Baptist Church]

Description: Photograph of Grayson Bible Baptist Church in Sherman, Texas. The building has one story, and there is a black tower at the front of the church with three white, large crosses on top of it. On either side of the tower is a covered entrance.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Greenwood Cemetery]

Description: Photograph of the entrance to Greenwood Cemetery in Bells, Texas. The gate leading in has the name of the cemetery above it. The cemetery is covered in trees and one grave can be seen past the entrance.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Group of People in Front of Saloon]

Description: Photograph of a group of people of various ages, standing on the porch of a one-story, stone building connected to another stone building with a facade. Some people are leaning against the walls, others are sitting on the porch steps, and others are sitting on wooden chairs scattered about the porch. The building with the facade, on the left, has tall narrow windows and a tall, arched door. A small fence sits to the right of the buildings. There are handwritten notes on the back of the photo about the buildings.
Date: 1878
Partner: Patrick Heath Public Library

[Photograph of Group of People Next to Dietert Mill]

Description: Photograph of a group of people in long, light-colored dresses and dark suits, standing and sitting around a small body of water (on the right). A wall of concrete borders the left side of the water, upon which several people are sitting. A three-seat, covered buggy is parked on a stretch of grassy area at the bottom left of the photo. To the left of the water (and the concrete wall), there are trees of various sizes. There are fields of grass and trees in the background, as well. A rectangular label sticker on the back of the photograph provides information about the photo.
Date: 1920~
Partner: Patrick Heath Public Library

[Photograph of Group Standing on Dam Wall]

Description: Photograph of a group of people, mostly women in light-colored dresses, standing on top of a stone wall. There is a small body of water and some bushes at the bottom of the wall, and a group of skinny trees on the left of the water. More trees are barely visible in the background. Handwritten notes on the back of the photograph indicate that the wall is a remnant of the Dietert Mill that burned down, and also includes the name of the donor of the photo.
Date: 1913
Partner: Patrick Heath Public Library