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[English department class at North Texas State College]

Description: Photograph of people in an English classroom at North Texas State College sometime in the 1950s or 1960s. In the left foreground, a young female student is sitting on a long table and is speaking with an older female instructor. A miniature model of the Globe Theatre is visible on the table near the instructor, along with books on English literature. On the wall next to the table are posters related to Shakespeare's Hamlet, Julius Caesar, and Macbeth. In the right of the photograph, a young female student is sitting in a chair at the long table, sharing a copy of "The English Journal" with a young male student who is standing. A window is open behind the young woman and man, and a wooden desk and chair are also visible in the lower right. The women in the photograph are wearing skirts and blouses; the young man wears a short-sleeved shirt and trousers. On the back of the photograph is a copy instruction sticker from "Shreveport Engraving Co., Inc.", along with handwritten notes reading "English", "120 zinc", and "English dept classes c1960s?".
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letters from Citizens to the Dallas Police Department]

Description: A collection of letters from citizens to the Dallas Police Department. Letters regard school projects, autograph requests, and a negative regard for the Police Department's handling of the Kennedy assassination. Some letters are accompanied by carbon copies of responses by Chief J. E. Curry.
Date: [1965..1966]
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

["A Medal, please, for a service man's wife"]

Description: Poem, written anonymously, entitled "A Medal, please, for a service man's wife". It tells of a returning soldier who wishes to give his wife a medal for enduring life without him.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Item Type: Poem
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

["The Life of a Marine"]

Description: Poem entitled "The Life of a Marine" written by Jack Vaughan in 1942 about his experiences training with the Marine Corps.
Date: 1942
Creator: Vaughan, Jack Carter
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Public Library

Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 19, Number 01, Spring, 2007

Description: Biannual publication "devoted to the rich history of Dallas and North Central Texas" as a way to "examine the many historical legacies--social, ethnic, cultural, political--which have shaped the modern city of Dallas and the region around it." This issue focuses on "Dallas Lost & Found: Hidden Treasures and Forgotten Stories."
Date: 2007
Creator: Dallas Historical Society
Partner: Dallas Historical Society

The Pickwicker, Volume 20, 1952

Description: The Pickwicker literary magazine of Abilene Christian College includes original short stories, essays, poetry, artwork, and other creative works.
Date: 1952
Creator: Abilene Christian College
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Pickwicker, 1994

Description: The Pickwicker literary magazine of Abilene Christian University includes original short stories, essays, poetry, artwork, and other creative works.
Date: 1994
Creator: Abilene Christian University
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Shinnery Review, 2002

Description: The Shinnery Review literary magazine of Abilene Christian University includes original short stories, essays, poetry, artwork, and other creative works.
Date: 2002
Creator: Abilene Christian University
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Pickwicker, Volume 21, 1953

Description: The Pickwicker literary magazine of Abilene Christian College includes original short stories, essays, poetry, artwork, and other creative works.
Date: 1953
Creator: Abilene Christian College
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Shinnery Review, 2006

Description: The Shinnery Review literary magazine of Abilene Christian University includes original short stories, essays, poetry, artwork, and other creative works.
Date: 2006
Creator: Abilene Christian University
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Materials selection for concrete overlays : information survey review and evaluation of existing concrete overlays in Texas

Description: "A comprehensive search and review of the use of concrete overlays by the TxDOT districts as well as other DOTs was conducted, with special emphasis focused on gathering information about the constituent materials and mixture proportioning used in the concrete overlays. This review also included new materials such as fibers used in previous studies and new types of fibers currently available. Publications and articles covering the various overlay rehabilitations were used as the background this project, as well as the several studies and implementation projects have been conducted for TxDOT."
Date: April 2011
Creator: Kim, Dong Hyun; Trevino, Manuel; Whitney, David P. & Ferron, Raissa
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Newspaper Clippings Relating to Jett Falls Death]

Description: A collection of five newspaper clippings relating to the death of Jett (Johnny, Jetty) Falls. The leftmost clipping describes his enlistment in the armed forces and his subsequent assignment to the 359th Infantry division, during which he was killed in action. The middle two clippings feature a poem written "In Memorium" for Jett Falls and a "Card of Thanks" written by his parents to those who attended his funeral. The rightmost clippings describe Jett Falls and his funeral in detail. The bottom clipping was removed from "The Globe and Commercial Advertiser" of New York on Tuesday, December 17, 1918 and features a list of the names of Corporals who were recently killed. Jett Falls appears sixth from the top on the list, with a small black "x" drawn to the right of his name.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Euless Public Library