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[Dr. Ferris and family]

Description: Photograph (copy) of Dr. Ferris and family. Dr. Ferris seated in the center with the long gray beard, is surrounded by his family. He is holding two children on his lap. Five young children and three young women are in the photo with Dr. Ferris. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Delmar Garden, Oklahoma City, Okla.

Description: Color postcard depicting an aerial view of Delmar Park in Oklahoma City. There are rides such as the ferris wheel, there is a theatre and a horse race track, and a trolley in the foreground. The correspondence on the back reads, " I hope you will pardon me, but I just happened to think that I failed to give you the add. of the boarding house I spoke of, it is George Boon, 29 E 4th St. OC - Hopinh you will be successful. I remain sincerely, G. C. Taylor". It is addressed to Mrs. E. A Dill, 527 S 18th St, Paris, Texas. It is post marked Oklahoma, Okla, July 15, 1908.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Pleasure Island Damage]

Description: Photograph of damage at Pleasure Island resulting from Hurricane Audrey. In the foreground, there are overturned amusement rides and an overturned chair. In the background, there is a Ferris wheel and a closed concession stand. Handwritten text below the photograph says "Hurricane Audrey June 1957."
Date: June 27, 1957
Creator: J. C. Watkins Photography
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[Portrait of Four Women]

Description: Photograph of 4 people. Four women are photographed in one torso-length front-facing pose. They are standing behind a French door prop, smiling. Their names are Mrs. Ferris, Chloe Caylar, Marie Pendergraph Hoover, and Jennie Samples. The woman on the left is clasping her hands. She is wearing a light-colored hat, a necklace, a ring on her left ring finger, a dress with a collar, and a flower pin. The second woman is wearing a dark hat with a feather, a light blouse with lace, and a dark jacket. The third woman is wearing a dark hat, a patterned blouse, a dark jacket with buttons, and a fur accessory. The woman on the right is propping her chin up on her fingers. She is wearing a hat with feathers, a light-colored textured blouse with a collar, a dark jacket and skirt, and rings.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

[News Script: Birds]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a broadcast news story.
Date: March 27, 1966
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Two fatals]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a man who died in a car accident in Fort Worth. Similarly, another man died as well in another car accident.
Date: March 13, 1964
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[View From Tower of the Americas]

Description: Photograph of the view of Hemisfair grounds from the observation deck of the Tower of the Americas. The image shows several carnival rides and groups of people walking around the fair grounds. Hemisfair park is located along a river and several small boats and fountains are visible.
Date: 1968
Creator: Streng, Evelyn Fiedler
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Partner: Texas Lutheran University

Land Survey

Description: Land survey of 640 and 1280 acres in Nacogdoches County; signed by B. A. Vansickle, Abraham Gibson, and W. H. Ferris for George H. Wright, Hansel Wright and Michael Snyder
Date: 1838
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum