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Denton High School Girls' Basketball Team

Description: Team picture of the 1911 Denton High School girls' basketball team. Many of the names of the team have been identified, but we are unsure of which names go to which photos except for a few. Coach- Miss Buster (middle top row); Captain- Beatrice Hogue; Manager - Mary Leticia "Leta" Bayless (bottom row, 3rd from left); Secretary - Ruby Strickland (bottom row, 1st from left); Goals - Georgia Freeman, Beaulah Crain (top 2nd from left); Centers - Lutie Craddock; Sub-Jessie Freeman; Guards - Edith Lacy; Sub-Luticia Smith.
Date: 1911
Partner: Denton Public Library

Puppets at the Denton Public Library

Description: Photograph of Vicki Bleick, children's librarian, and Barbara Stevens, reference librarian, showing puppets at the Denton Public Library. They are holding up a poster which says: "Take a Giant Step Sponsored cooperatively by your library and the Texas State Library." On the floor in the bottom right corner of the image the top half of the cover of the children's book "That Cat!" is visible.
Date: 1974~
Partner: Denton Public Library

Five Individuals in the Denton Civic Center

Description: Four men and one woman standing in the new Denton Civic Center Building. The man to the far right is pointing up and talking while the two men left of him are looking where he is pointing. Identified are: J. David Thomas, Zeke Martin, and O'Neil Ford. Written on back of photo "1. J. David Thomas 2. ? 3. Zeke Martin (Mayor) 4. O' Neil Ford 5. ?
Date: 1967~
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Denton Civic Center, exterior view]

Description: Exterior view of the front of the City of Denton Civic Center. The brick building was built in 1966 and designed by O'Neil Ford. From the pergola hang globe ceramic lamps made by Beaumont Mood, who also fashioned the mounted wall lamps on either side of the doors.
Date: 1967~
Partner: Denton Public Library

Mr. and Mrs. Will Williams

Description: Mr. and Mrs. Will Williams in formal wear standing outside of their home. A tree with a sign that says, "The Williams Live Here," is on the right side in the background while a car is visible on the left. Will Williams was a long-time Denton businessman who owned The Williams Store on the Square and stock raiser, famous for his Shetland Pony herds. He married Effie Wright and they had four children. Effie was civic-minded and served as county chairman for the Texas Centennial Commission, charter member for the First Methodist Church, the local chapter of the DAR, the Ariel Club, and the Denton Historical Society.
Date: 1953
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Portrait of Six Men]

Description: Groups photo of five men in suits and hats. The men are (1) J. P. "Pink" Magee, (2) Frank Piner, (3) Joe Long, (4) John Douglas, (5) Will Williams, and Dr. P. Lipscomb (laying on the floor).
Date: unknown
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Aerial View of West Side of the Denton Square]

Description: Photograph of west side of the Denton Square. Visible businesses from the left to the right: C. M. Greenlee, Drug Store, H. J. Howell: Jeweler, Health Office, Houston Stiff Saloon, The Chronicle's offices, W. H. Cleveland Groceries, Carpets, J. B. Schmitz Furniture, Opera House, Carter and Benners Grocers, Land Office; A. D. Beaty, Tin Shop, C. F. Sanders and Company's Saddles and Harness. Written on back of photo in black ink: West side-about 1880"
Date: 1880~
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Portrait of Mrs. David G. Burnet]

Description: Figure of Mrs. David G. Barnet given to the Historical Collection by the Benjamin Lyon Chapter of Texas D. A. R. The figure is seated and wearing a light colored dress with dark lace. Written on the back, "To Benjamin Lyon Chapter from Texas D.A.R. in gratitude for their part in giving this figure of Mrs. David G. Barnet to the Historical Collection." Barnett 4"
Date: unknown
Partner: Denton Public Library
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