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The Chaparral, Yearbook of the College of Industrial Arts, 1906

Description: Yearbook for the College of Industrial Arts in Denton, Texas, (now Texas Woman's University) includes photos of and information about the college, student body, faculty and organizations. The Daedalian represents the school's unique history and standing as a single-sex college established by the state of Texas for the education of women.
Date: 1906
Creator: College of Industrial Arts (Denton, Tex.)
Partner: Texas Woman's University

[Kendall-Bruce Literary Society, 1905-1906]

Description: Photograph of members of the Kendall-Bruce Literary Society, North Texas State Normal College, 1905-6. The photograph shows 49 young men seated and standing in rows facing the camera. The Kendall-Bruce Literary Society was founded September 30, 1901, and named after Joel Sutton Kendall and William H. Bruce, who would each serve as President of North Texas State Normal College, and had been "beloved teachers". Photographic print mounted on dark card mount. At lower right corner is embossed logo of photographer/printer "Shaw & Hargrove, Denton, Tex." Reverse of mount has transfer from another photographic image. Handwritten notes on reverse: "ST.7.96-3", "Kendall-Bruce Literary Society 1905-06" and "Jesse Legett".
Date: 1906
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Car Step

Description: Patent for a car step. This invention is designed to be swung down into position from a fixed under the bottom of the rail car. Illustration included.
Date: September 18, 1906
Creator: Davis, George W. & Hicks, Joseph A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Bottle-neck

Description: Patent for "an improved neck for bottles and jars; and it consists, essentially, of a notch formed on each side of the cork to enable the fingers of the operator to obtain a firm grip thereon in order to extract same." (lines 8-12)
Date: April 10, 1906
Creator: Huffer, Tilghman A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

W. C. Wright Died Last Wednesday

Description: Newspaper article contains a summary of the life and death of W. C. Wright, an early settler in Denton, Texas. W. C. Wright died at the age of 70 after having lived under three flags, having served in the Texas Cavalry during the Civil War, and having served in a local militia. Wright became a wealthy farmer and trader and built and operated the Wright's Opera House. He was survived by his wife and seven children including Mrs. Effie Wright Williams.
Date: 1906
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Aerial of NTSNC]

Description: Photograph of a print of an aerial view of the NTSNC campus. Several buildings can be seen from above as well as all of the intersecting paths between them. The print is bordered by tape.
Date: [1906..1923]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Group of hunters holding frogs]

Description: Photograph of a print of men who are returning from hunting with the frogs that they've caught. Among them is Dr. William Bruce, the President of NTSNC. All are wearing tall boots for wading and caps. Behind them is a fence and something with a large wheel. The print is bordered by tape.
Date: [1906..1923]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Hunters standing together]

Description: Photograph of a print of a hunting party holding the frogs that they caught. They are all wearing high boots for wading and all but one are wearing caps. Among them is Dr. William Bruce, the President of NTSNC. Behind them is a fence and something with a large wheel. The print is bordered by tape.
Date: [1906..1923]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[President William Bruce holding a book]

Description: Photograph of NTSNC President William Bruce leaning against a shelf that holds several books and a photograph of two women. There is also a hand-mold with the word "Mongol" written on it. In one hand Bruce is holding a thin notebook. He is wearing a suit and a pair of wire-framed glasses. Bruce is looking into the distance.
Date: [1906..1923]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections