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[John Milligan Hunting with a Slingshot (1)]

Description: Photograph of John Milligan shooting a slingshot. In the image Milligan stands in a shooting stance on top of a hill covered in snow and dead wildflowers. Photo was made during the Michigan Annual Slingshot vs. Bow and Arrow Rabbit Hunt. John Milligan, a machinist in Detroit, Michigan who was also the “country’s greatest slingshot expert. “He won local fame by shooting the marks out of playing cards, hitting objects in mid air and bagging game in the field.” Joe took John national with his photos documenting his talent and accuracy. To assure accuracy, he has designed his own precision-built aluminum sling, called the Milligan Special. Additional photos and information can be found in the Clark Family Collection. Photos from this series appeared in eight national publications. Here you can find articles in “Life Magazine . February 3, 1961. Pages 80-83. And in a fifteen page pictorial in the book “Photojournalism” by Joe Clark, HBSS. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Clark PhotoFile: 0000-0003-8
Date: December 20, 1951
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Slingshot hunter with rabbit]

Description: Photograph of a hunter holding up a rabbit he bagged with his slingshot. In the image, the hunter wearing winter hunting gear is holding a rabbit in one arm and his sling shot in the other as he goes through snow covered bushes. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Clark PhotoFile: 6280-44
Date: December 20, 1951
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[John Milligan Hunting with a Slingshot (2) Sihlouette]

Description: Photograph of John Milligan shooting a slingshot. In the image Milligan is being backlight causing his body to be silhouetted while he stands in a shooting stance on top of a hill covered in snow and dead wildflowers. Narrative by Junebug Clark: This photo was made at the AnnualMichigan Slingshot vs. Bow and Arrow Rabbit Hunt. Slingshots always won and with Slingshot Milligan on hand victory was assured. John Milligan, a machinist in Detroit, Michigan who was also the “country’s greatest slingshot expert. “He won local fame by shooting the marks out of playing cards, hitting objects in mid air and bagging game in the field.” Joe took John national with his photos documenting his talent and accuracy. To assure accuracy, he has designed his own precision-built aluminum sling, called the Milligan Special. Additional photos and information can be found in the Clark Family Collection. Photos from this series appeared in eight national publications. Here you can find articles in “Life Magazine . February 3, 1961. Pages 80-83. And in a fifteen page pictorial in the book “Photojournalism” by Joe Clark, HBSS. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Clark PhotoFile: 6280-15
Date: December 20, 1951
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Gathered around the Mayor]

Description: Photograph of D. Fowler, Olive Honeycutt, Dorothy Babb, and Mark Hannah gathered behind a desk as they read over a paper. Fowler and Honeycutt stand in the background while Babb and Hannah are seated. Denton Mayor, Mark Hannah, holds the papers.
Date: July 26, 1951
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Dorothy Babb with chalkboard]

Description: Photograph of an unknown woman(left) and Dorothy Babb(right) standing in front of a chalk board with a breakdown of the North Texas State University faculty by gender and marital status. Babb looks in a book titled, Staff Directory.
Date: 1951
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Client Card: Mr. O'Connor Barrett]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Mr. O'Connor Barrett, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Piece included: "Head" (15.5").
Date: April 1951
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

[Client Card: City of Plainfield]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for the City of Plainfield (R. Myzie), including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Piece included: War Memorial.
Date: May 1951
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum