UNT Legends: a Century of Mean Green Football - 46 Matching Results

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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


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

[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

[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 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 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 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