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[The first train at the Gainesville, Texas station]

Description: Photograph of men standing on and around the first train to roll through Gainesville, Texas. A year later after this photo was taken, Byrd Senior's wife Mary Alice Johnson, and his son would arrive from Tennessee to begin their life in Texas.
Date: 1880~
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Sr.

[Ornate window]

Description: Photograph of an ornate window built into a stone wall. There are metal bars over the opening of the window.
Date: [1890..1951]
Creator: Williams, Byrd, Jr.

[Normal Building]

Description: Photograph of the Normal Building at North Texas State Normal College in Denton. Constructed in 1891, this was the first building on campus. In 1907, it was demolished. Students can be seen gathered outside in this image.
Date: [1891..1907]

Students and President Kendall

Description: North Texas Normal College, Students and President Kendall, 1894. Individuals in suits and dress seated and standing in a room.
Date: 1894

[Graduating class 1895]

Description: Photograph of the graduating class of 1895. Students and faculty can be seen sitting and standing in front of the building. Some are looking out of the classroom windows.
Date: 1895

[President Menter B. Terrill's house]

Description: Photograph of President Menter B. Terrill's home. President Terrill helped to make the North Texas Normal College into the North Texas State Normal College during 1894-1901.
Date: 1895..1901

Student body, 1895

Description: Student body, 1895, North Texas Normal College. Students standing in front of a brick building.
Date: 1895

College orchestra, 1898

Description: North Texas Normal College, college orchestra, 1898, President Terrill, left, back row. Men and women, seated and standing, holding stringed musical instruments.
Date: 1898

[U.S.C.G. Algonquin]

Description: Photograph of U.S.C.G Algonquin secured to a wooden dock by a rope.
Date: [1898..1951]
Creator: Williams, Byrd, Jr.

[1900 Physics class]

Description: Photograph of a Physics class taken in spring 1900. Students are sitting and standing around a table filled with scientific instruments.
Date: 1900

Chemistry Class Lab, 1900.

Description: North Texas State Normal College, Chemistry Class Lab, 1900. Individuals in lab aprons gathered around a table with equipment on it.
Date: 1900

[Man walking on train tracks]

Description: Photograph of a man walking away from the camera down a set of train tracks.
Date: 1900~
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Jr.

[Men Standing by a Train]

Description: Photograph of a steam train and its conductor with workmen and cargo standing nearby.
Date: [1900,1920]
Creator: Williams, Byrd, Jr.

[Men Standing by a Train]

Description: Photograph of train and its conductor with workmen and cargo.
Date: [1900,1920]
Creator: Williams, Byrd, Jr.

[People Visiting the Alamo]

Description: Photograph of a group of people in front of the Alamo between 1900-1930. There appear to be three men and two women outside of the building.
Date: [1900..1930]
Creator: Williams, Byrd, Jr.

[North Texas State Normal College band members]

Description: Photograph of North Texas State Normal College band members sitting in two groups with their instruments. A large drum in the lower center of the image has the school name on it.
Date: [1901,1922]

[Ernest Biffle]

Description: Photograph of Irene Biffle Williams' brother Ernest "Big Ike" Biffle.
Date: 1902
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Sr.