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[News Clip: Coil (New dollar)]

Description: B-roll video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: June 12, 1979, 10:00 p.m.
Duration: 1 minute 02 seconds
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Polio Drive

Description: Photograph of a man at Farmers and Merchants National Bank in Abilene, TX. He is standing in front of the bank vault. In his hand, he has a large bunch of balloons with the writing, "POLIO FIGHTER." He is looking down at a table next to him. Tied to the table is another bunch of the same balloons. On the table are bags of money with the bank's logo and a large pile of coins and bills.
Date: 1955
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Polio Drive

Description: Photograph of a man at Farmers and Merchants National Bank in Abilene, TX. He is standing in front of the bank vault, leaning his head on his arm against one of the vaults crank handles. In his other hand, he has a large bunch of balloons with the writing, "POLIO FIGHTER." He is looking down at a table next to him. Tied to the table is another bunch of the same balloons. On the table are bags of money with the bank's logo and a large pile of coins and bills.
Date: 1955
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[City of Waco $1 Certificate]

Description: Engraved certificate the size of a bank note with images and text on the front that says: "The City of Waco, State of Texas, Will pay to bearer One Dollar." There are black-and-white images on the front including a man carrying a spear on horseback (lower-left corner), a brick suspension bridge over a river with a city behind (center), and a train engine pulling a coal car (lower-right). The back of the certificate has a decorative design in blue ink surrounding the text "Receivable for all Advalorem Tax. Due the City of Waco." The recorder's signature at the bottom left corner is signed by James H. Torbett. The mayor's signature at the bottom right corner is signed by John C. West.
Date: 1875
Creator: Waco (Tex.)
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Man speaking at celebration]

Description: Photograph of a man standing with his hands on his hips at the side of an older couple who appear to be celebrating. There are two cakes, money, and wrapped presents on a table in front of the couple.
Date: 1941
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Coin from Selge (Seruk) of Lucius Verus

Description: Coin from Selge (Seruk), a city in present day Turkey, depicting emperor Lucius Verus, co-ruler with Marcus Aurelius. The obverse shows the emperor's head, radiate right. The reverse shows Nike standing, holding a spear in her left hand and cornucopia in her right. Faint traces remain of the thin gold wash applied to this coin.
Date: 0161/0169
Location: None
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library
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