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[Certificates from U.S. Marine Corps]

Description: Two documents placing Lee Harvey Oswald in the United States Marine Corps in the late 1950's. The first document promotes Oswald to Private First Class in 1959, while the second is a certificate of proficiency in Aircraft Control presented in 1957.
Date: {1957-06-18,1959-03-09}
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Department.
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

Legal Equality

Description: A brochure regarding proposed amendments for civil rights issues.
Date: unknown/1950
Creator: Texas Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Sidney R. Kaliski to Melvin Thornton, March 19, 1959]

Description: Letter from Sidney R. Kaliski to Melvin Thornton detailing a conversation he had with J. P. Sandler concerning Edith Bonnet's application for membership to the American Academy of Pediatrics. According to Kaliski, Dr. Sandler refuses to accept her application and says that Dr. Bonnet has become "the victim of a persecutory [sic] fallacy." Also included is a note that Kaliski wrote to Edith Bonnet saying that he came across that correspondence and thought it would be of interest to her now.
Date: {1959-03-19,1962-08-07}
Creator: Kaliski, Sidney R.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[North Texas State College Administration Building]

Description: Photograph of the administration building at North Texas State Teacher's college, visible in the background, at the end of a drive. There are buildings partially visible on either side of the drive, the history building (Curry Hall) is on the left and the language building is on the right. In the foreground, the drive is bracketed by white posts and open gates; it is lined by hedges and plants. Handwritten notes on the back of the photo say, "Administration Building Before 1958" at the top and "Auditorium Bldg - exterior" at the bottom.
Date: [..1958]
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Pamphlet Describing the Creation of Baptistry Paintings]

Description: Pamphlet, possibly from a church bulletin, describing the creation of the baptistry painting by Blanche Perry for the Northwest Church of Christ in Seattle, Washington. Pamphlet also reprints interpretative essay by Perry describing the painting's inspiration as sunrise over Mount Rainier, its theme as "The Triumphant Church," and its symbolism.
Date: {1953-09-18,1954-08-27}
Creator: Dalzell, R. L.
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Photograph of Homecoming Bonfire]

Description: Two photographs of the 1953, and 1958/1959 Abilene Christian College homecoming bonfire preparations. The photograph of the right shows a crane lifting boards to be placed on the top of the bonfire pile, with a number of men standing below to watch.
Date: {1953,1958}
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Photograph of Old Behrens Chapel Before Steeple Remodel]

Description: Photograph of the original Behrens Chapel building at Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, Texas, before it burned down in 1957. Shows three-quarter view of the brick building from across the street, with trees and shrubs planted near the walls visible. Handwritten note on the back of the map in black ink reads, “Chapel building prior to Behrens Chapel that burned.”
Date: [..1957]
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of Smith Hall]

Description: Photograph of the women’s dormitory Smith Hall, previously called the Girls Industrial Home, at Hardin-Simmons University. A female student can be seen reading on the front steps of the building. In the margin, the building has been described as a “Hall for Women.”
Date: [..1952]
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Zamboanga City Mission Report to Wilson, Oklahoma]

Description: Portion of a missionary report sent to the church in Wilson, Oklahoma. Report consists of a portion of a letter from an unknown person reporting on a visit to a congregation in the Zamboanga Penninsula area of the Phillippines. Includes description of a bus ride, meals, overnight stay in a church member's house, church services in Vitali, and surrounding country.
Date: {1956-08-20,1956-09-14}
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library