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[Aerial Looking West]

Description: Aerial view of Mountain View College under construction. Photograph was taken so that observer is looking from East to West. Some neighborhood homes are visible in the bottom of the photograph.
Date: 1969
Item Type: Photograph

[Board of Trustees with Scroggins]

Description: Photograph of the Board of Trustees of the Dallas County Community College District in 1969. Seated from left: Mrs. Eugene McDermott, R.L. Thornton, Jr., Bill Priest. Standing from left: Durwood A. Sutton, Loncy L. Leake, Franklin Spafford, Carie Welch, Jim Scoggins. United States flag is on the left. Texas flag is on the right. Part of the Dallas County Community College symbol is visible behind the people. Dr. Priest is wearing a bow tie.
Date: 1969
Item Type: Photograph

[First Floor]

Description: Photograph of the lobby on the first floor of El Centro College. There are plants in the foreground and seating in the background. There are columns and lots of windows. The Sanger Harris department store was remodeled and is now part of El Centro College.
Date: 1969
Item Type: Photograph

[Priest Accepting Scholarship Check]

Description: Black and white photograph shows three gentlemen. Dr. Bill J. Priest is accepting a scholarship check. From left: Durward J. Tucker, Managing Director of WRR, and W.H. (Bill) Roberts, Executive Vice President of American Bank and Trust Company.
Date: 1969
Item Type: Photograph

[Priest in His Office]

Description: Black and white photograph of Dr. Bill J. Priest in his office. He is holding his glasses in his hands. There is a picture of a duck on the wall behind him. He has on a suit and necktie.
Date: 1969
Item Type: Photograph

[Admissions Trailer Office]

Description: Mountain View College utilized trailers to serve students prior to the completion of the college. This photograph shows college employees and a student in the Admissions trailer.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Photograph

[Apparel Construction Class]

Description: Photograph of four students working at tables. Dressforms are around the room. One student appears to have her garment on a dress form and is inspecting her work. It's a sewing class.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Photograph

[Archery Class]

Description: Photograph of students in archery class. The students and instructor are sitting in a tent with bows in hand. Instructor is standing up. Tents were used as temporary classrooms until the final construction on Mountain View could be completed. There is a light bulb in the tent. A pole can be seen, as well as cars in the parking lot.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Photograph

[Construction with Crane]

Description: Black and white photograph of Mountain View College Site March 27, 1970. At terrace last of Unit-C-looking SE at Unit J - South bridge and corner of Unit A at student dining. Squire Haskins Photo/[2]014 1/2 Commerce St./Dallas, Texas/RI8-9055/Squire Haskins Neg. No. 9193-4. There are two cedar trees and a large crane visible in the photograph.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Photograph

[Construction with Four Fellows]

Description: Black and white photograph of Mountain View College construction site with four fellows in the photograph. From left: Ken Thomas, unknown, unknown, Dale [Dole?] Douglas [Douglass?] The two older gentlemen have on suits. The wind is blowing their hair.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Photograph

[District Office Building Downtown Dallas]

Description: Black and white photograph of the office building at 701 Elm Street in Dallas, Texas taken from street. The building is marked Dallas County Community College District. This building was also known as the R.L. Thornton building.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Photograph

[Douglass Tower Priest]

Description: Black and white photograph shows from left: President Dale Douglass of Mountain View College, Senator John Tower, and Bill J. Priest. All men are wearing suits. This was probably taken before or after John Tower spoke at one of the college dedications.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Photograph

[Entrance Sign]

Description: Black and white photograph of the entrance sign to Mountain View College taken from street. Possibly taken by Jane Cockrell. It says Welcome to Mountain View College. A stop light is visible to the right of the sign and the street sign says Illinois. Some houses are visible in the background.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Photograph

[First Student]

Description: Photographs shows the first students enrolled for Eastfield College and Mountain View College. The Eastfield student is a young lady and the Mountain View student is a young man. They are holding respective college flags in their hands.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Photograph

[Fountain on West Side]

Description: Black and white photograph of the fountain on the West side of the Mountain View campus. Water is spraying in the air, the college is visible in the near background and a large tree is to the left of the fountain.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Photograph

[House Trailers for Classrooms]

Description: Black and white photograph of house trailers which were used for classrooms taken from above. Students had classes in house trailers, waiting for completion of the Mountain View College facilities. Randy Hill Photo Service. Trailers were used for about two months according to Paul Benson, faculty at Mountain View. There are about five trailers in view. Students are mingling between trailers and the flag pole is in view.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Photograph

[Jan LeCroy speaking crewcut]

Description: Black and white photograph show Jan LeCroy standing and speaking at a podium. He has on a dark suit, white shirt and dark tie. He has a crewcut. Place is unknown. The two other seated gentlemen are unidentified.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Photograph

[Learning Resources Center]

Description: Black and white photograph shows students at study carrels in the library. The staircase is also visible. The library is also known as the Learning Resource Center.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Photograph

[Library From Above]

Description: Black and white photograph of the Eastfield library. Books and shelves are visible. Students are sitting at table.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Photograph

[President David Sims]

Description: Black and white photograph of David Sims with glasses. David was president of Mountain View College. Dark suit coat and dark tie.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Photograph