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[Sarah T. Hughes and other Texas judges with John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson]

Description: Photograph of Sarah T. Hughes and other United States District Court judges from Texas, with President John F. Kennedy and Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson in the Oval Office of the White House, Washington, D.C. Pictured from left to right: Judge James L. Noel, Jr.; Senator Ralph W. Yarborough (Texas); President Kennedy; Judge Sarah T. Hughes; Edmund O. Noel (in front), son of Judge Noel; Vice President Johnson; Judge Adrian A. Spears; Judge Leo Brewster. This particular photographic print was presented to Judge Sarah T. Hughes by Kennedy's successor, President Lyndon B. Johnson. An inscription at the bottom of the print, handwritten by President Johnson, reads "To Judge Sarah Hughes with affection and high regard. Lyndon B. Johnson." On the back of the photograph, "B5212-1" is handwritten in ink.
Date: March 7, 1962
Creator: Knudsen, Robert L. (Robert LeRoy), 1929-1989
Item Type: Photograph
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[Front of Maple Street Hall at North Texas State University]

Description: Photograph of the front of Maple Street Hall dormitory on the campus of North Texas State University. A female student is walking on the sidewalk in front of the building. Bare trees are visible on both sides of the building. Handwritten note on the back of the photograph: "@ 1965 Maple St Hall".
Date: 1965
Item Type: Photograph
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[West Hall dormitory at North Texas State College]

Description: Photograph of the West Hall men's dormitory at North Texas State College. Most of the photograph is occupied by a view of the building's three stories, its walls, and its windows. A pair of bushes is visible in the foreground beside the dormitory; parked bicycles and other flowering bushes are visible in the background near an entrance to the building. On the back of the photograph, a stamp in blue ink reads: "Taylor Publishing Co., Job Number 07702, Pict. No. 2, Page No. 30, NORTH TEXAS STATE COLLEGE, DENTON, TEXAS". There is an identical stamp in blue ink with the same text, but it does not include the picture number or page number. Handwritten notes on the back of the photograph read "West Hall Dormitory" and "October 1960".
Date: October 1960
Item Type: Photograph
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[Female students studying in Maple Street Hall at North Texas State University]

Description: Photograph of two female students studying in the Maple Street Hall dormitory on the campus of North Texas State University. The student in the left of the photograph is reading a book on her bed. In the center of the photograph, the student is reading a book at a desk. Other books and photographs of men are visible on the desk. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph reads: "Maple St Hall October 1964".
Date: October 1964
Item Type: Photograph
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[West Hall at North Texas State College]

Description: Photograph of the West Hall men's dormitory at North Texas State College. The photograph was taken from the street beside the building. Automobiles are visible in the dorm's parking lot; electric power lines are visible at the top of the photograph. On the back of the photograph, a typed label reads "WEST DORM"; handwritten notes read "September 1960" and "West Hall".
Date: September 1960
Item Type: Photograph
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[Maple Street Hall construction at North Texas State University]

Description: Photograph of construction of Maple Street Hall on the campus of North Texas State University. The framework of the building is visible in the photograph, along with three male construction workers at work. Handwritten notes on the back of the photograph read, "2 1/2 x 5 1/4", "Maple Street Dorm", and "Maple Street Hall construction @ 1963-64".
Date: [1963..1964]
Item Type: Photograph
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[Crumley Hall construction at North Texas State University]

Description: Photograph of construction work on the Crumley Hall dormitory at North Texas State University. The steel and concrete framework of the building is visible, along with other construction materials on the ground at the site. A group of construction workers is visible on top of the structure in the background. A construction crane can also be seen lifting building material in the background. On the back of the photograph, "Crumley Hall" is typed on a label, and other handwritten notes read "2 Col x 3" Chat" and "Crumley Hall Construction 1961".
Date: 1961
Item Type: Photograph
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[Lyndon B. Johnson taking oath of office from Sarah T. Hughes]

Description: Photograph of Vice President Lyndon Baines Johnson taking the presidential oath of office from U.S. District Judge Sarah T. Hughes of Dallas, Texas (back to camera), aboard Air Force One at Love Field Airport, two hours and eight minutes after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in Dallas on November 22, 1963. More than a dozen people are in the Air Force One cabin, including former First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy (right of LBJ), imminent First Lady Lady Bird Johnson (left of LBJ), Texas Congressman Albert Thomas (in bowtie left of Lady Bird), Jack Valenti (left of Thomas), and Texas Congressman Jack Brooks (on right, behind Mrs. Kennedy's left shoulder).
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Stoughton, Cecil W.
Item Type: Photograph
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[Clip: Federal Judge Sarah T. Hughes, Part 1]

Description: Film of Judge Sarah T. Hughes as the first woman to preside over a federal district court in Texas. Includes a montage of scenes of the Judge in her chambers, greeting other members of the court, and a brief interview about the judge's involvement with political campaigns.
Date: October 5, 1961
Item Type: Video

[Clip: Federal Judge Sarah T. Hughes, Part 2]

Description: Film of Judge Sarah T. Hughes as the first woman to preside over a federal district court in Texas. Includes a montage of scenes of the Judge presiding in court and being greeted by several prominent state and national politicians. Judge Hughes is presented with a gavel and personally congratulated by Vice President Johnson.
Date: October 5, 1961
Item Type: Video

Bulletin of North Texas University: Number 370

Description: Number 370 of the monthly bulletin produced by North Texas State University providing information about schools and colleges on campus including their history, programs, and course offerings. This issue discusses the Philosophy Program in Business Administration.
Date: December 1965
Creator: North Texas State College. School of Business Administration.
Item Type: Pamphlet

[Melissa Ybarra Scrapbook]

Description: Scrapbook containing photographs, newspaper articles, mementos, and various pieces of personal history detailing the life of Melissa Ybarra. Ybarra was an undergraduate student at the University of North Texas. She was involved as the President of the Hispanic Students in Higher Education (HSHE), formerly known as the Mexican American American Student Organization (MASO). The articles are in a loose chronological order delineating Melissa Ybarra at celebrations, in student organization at the University of North Texas, and graduation photographs.
Date: 1968-05-06/1989~
Creator: Ybarra, Melissa
Item Type: Book

[1960 homecoming program]

Description: Program for the 1960 North Texas State College homecoming held November 4-5. The program reads "Glory to the Green" on the cover and features a schedule of events inside.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Book

[Dairy cows being shown at the 1966 State Fair of Texas]

Description: Photograph of dairy cows being shown. Written on the back of the photograph: "This class of Guernsey heifers is typical of the high quality pure breed dairy cattle to be exhibited at the 1966 Pan-American Livestock Exposition at the State Fair of Texas."
Date: 1966
Item Type: Photograph

[The assembly line at Bell Helicopter]

Description: Photograph of the assembly line at Bell Helicopter. On the back is written: "Photo 273305. The newest member of the U.S. Army's air mobile force, the OH-58A light observation helicopter, rolls down the assembly line at Textron's Bell Helicopter company in Fort Worth, Texas. The first of 2,200 OH-58A's was delivered to the Army Friday (May 23). Accepting the five-place, turbine-powered helicopter which is named the "Kioa," was Maj. Gen. John Norton, commanding general of the U.S. Army Aviation Systems Command in St. Louis. Deliveries will continue through mid-1972. From: Public relations, Bell Helicopter (a Textron company), Box 482, Fort Worth, Texas 76101. Area code 817-280-2519."
Date: May 23, 1969
Item Type: Photograph