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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

[Teacher's College Band on field]

Description: The North Texas State Teacher's College Marching Band stands in a square formation on a football field. The members are wearing white uniforms and hats. The American and Texan flag are being held by flag bearers. A boy stands in uniform in front of the formation.
Date: unknown
Partner: Denton Public Library

[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

[North Texas Pep Rally]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified speaker at a North Texas pep rally. The man is standing and speaking into a microphone while head football coach Corky Nelson listens behind him. The pair are standing in front of the Advancement Center at North Texas, which was formerly called the President's Home. Corky Nelson worked as the head football coach at North Texas from 1981 to 1990, and he worked as an athletic director from 1989-1990.
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[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

[North Texas Coaches]

Description: Photograph of ten North Texas football coaches kneeling and standing together in Fouts Field. The coaches are wearing t-shirts that read: "NORTH TEXAS FOOTBALL." The bleachers are pictured in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[North Texas Homecoming Game]

Description: Photograph of the North Texas Homecoming football game during a snowstorm. One male and one female cheerleader are shown standing on the sidelines in their uniforms. They are wearing scarves, hats and coats.
Date: 1976
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections