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[Inez Norton Graduation Announcement]

Description: Graduation invitation for Inez "Rambo" Norton for the 1919 Abilene Christian College commencement ceremony. The cursive text reads, "Abilene Christian College / Class of Nineteen Nineteen / Graduating Exercises / Tuesday morning, June third at ten o'clock / School Auditorium."
Date: 1919
Item Type: Text

[Inez Norton Name Card]

Description: Graduation invitation name card for Inez Norton for 1919 commencement at Abilene Christian College.
Date: 1919
Item Type: Text

John F. Worley Directory Co. Abilene City Directory, 1919

Description: Directory for Abilene, Texas includes address listings for businesses and individuals as well as advertisements from local businesses. According to the title page, the directory contains "a miscellaneous directory of state, county and city governments, educational institutions, churches, secret and benevolent societies, etc., a street guide and householders' directory, an alphabetically arranged list of business houses and private citizens, giving full names, occupation or pursuit, and address, also a complete classified business directory, 'The Buyer's Guide.'" The index to advertisements begins on page 8.
Date: 1919
Creator: John F. Worley Directory Co.
Item Type: Book

[Lectureship Portraits]

Description: Ten portraits of the 1919 lectureship speakers at Abilene Christian University. Top row, left to right: H. E. Speck, F. L. Rowe, G. A. Klingman, G. Dallas Smith, and John Straiton. Bottom row, left to right: Batsell Baxter, Cleo Wallace, G. H. P. Showalter, F. B. Shepherd, and J. U. Yarbrough.
Date: 1919
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of 1919 Orchestra]

Description: Photograph of the 1919 Abilene Christian College orchestra that includes students Paul Witt, Jesse Mac Sewell, and Wendell Bedichek. The students are shown in two rows with their instruments.
Date: 1919
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of 1919 Orchestra]

Description: Group photograph of the Abilene Christian College orchestra from the 1919 yearbook. The students hold both wind and string instruments. A young boy sits in front of the larger group in a row of his own.
Date: 1919
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Orchestra]

Description: Photograph of the Abilene Christian College orchestra taken from the Prickly Pear yearbook. The students of the orchestra form two rows and hold their various instruments in their laps.
Date: 1919
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Snowball Fight]

Description: Photograph of a large group of students participating in a snowball fight in front of the Administration Building on the Abilene Christian College campus.
Date: Winter 1919
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Stadium Stands]

Description: Photograph of the Abilene Christian College stadium at the old campus on South 1st. A women in a dress can be seen standing at the bottom of the wooden stands.
Date: 1919
Item Type: Photograph