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Charles Langford

Description: North Texas State Normal College, Charles Langford, lyricist of Alma Mater, "Glory to the Green" 1922. Man in a football uniform standing in front of a fence
Date: 1922~
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Eagle Park Bleachers at the North Texas State College

Description: View of the field bleachers at Eagle Park at North Texas State College. Trees dot the foreground and tall, electric lights line the edges of the playing area. The field was constructed in 1913, and in 1927 steel stands were constructed to seat 2,200 on the west side of the field. The football field was part of "Eagle Park."
Date: 1935~
Partner: Denton Public Library

[North Texas Bulletin Board]

Description: Photograph of a North Texas bulletin board advertising a football game against the Commerce, Texas Lions. There are several ribbons and banners tacked to the bulletin board. The bus trip to the football game cost $1.50 round trip.
Date: 1936
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[North Texas Bus Trip]

Description: Photograph of North Texas football fans lined up next to a bus before taking a trip to Commerce, Texas for a football game. The members of the photograph are wearing suits, dresses and hats.
Date: 1936
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Scrappy]

Description: Photograph of Scrappy, the North Texas mascot in 1950. The mascot was a live eagle. Dick Dimanno is holding Scrappy in the photograph, and there is an unidentified student pictured.
Date: 1950
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Scrappy]

Description: Photograph of Scrappy, the North Texas mascot in 1950. The mascot was a live eagle. Dick Dimanno is holding Scrappy in the photograph.
Date: 1950
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Scrappy]

Description: Photograph of Scrappy, the North Texas mascot in 1950. The mascot was a live eagle. Dick Dimanno is holding Scrappy in the photograph, and there is an unidentified student pictured.
Date: 1950
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Scrappy Contest Winners]

Description: Photograph of the three winners in the contest to name the North Texas mascot, Scrappy. From left to right, the winners are: C. Richard Belt, Thomas J. Phillips, and Lonnie Renfro. Thomas J. Phillips is holding a banner that reads, "SCRAPPY." They are standing in front of Scrappy's cage.
Date: 1950
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Victor]

Description: Photograph of Victor, the North Texas mascot. Victor is a live eagle, and he is pictured inside his cage. His beak is open.
Date: 1960
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Odus Mitchell Half-time Speech]

Description: Photograph of Head Coach Odus Mitchell giving his last half-time speech to the North Texas football team in 1967. Mitchell is speaking to his team inside a locker room. He is wearing a suit, and the football players are wearing their jerseys.
Date: 1967
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Denton Teacher's College marching band poses on football field]

Description: The Denton Teacher's College marching band poses in formation on an unidentified football field. The band members are wearing white uniforms with the Denton Teacher's College Eagles insignia on their hats and on the left breast of their blazers. On the front row of the formation are two flag bearers holding the American and Texan flag, a drum major, and four majorettes.
Date: unknown
Partner: Denton Public Library