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[Woman Hangs Up the Phone]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified woman hanging up a phone on a desk; the desk backs up to a window and is covered with office supplies, a yellow book, a typewriter and microfiche machine. The wall behind her is a bookshelf with labels along the shelves: General Works, Philosophy, Religion, Pure Science, Language, and Technology,
Date: [1977..1981]
Partner: Central Texas Library System

Bank Pass-Book.

Description: Patent for an improved Bank Pass-Book that shows the identification of the individual written on the inside and outside of the book.
Date: December 8, 1914
Creator: Exline, Marcus P.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Daily Express Children's Annual: All the Coloured Pictures rise up in model form No.2]

Description: Photographs of "Daily Express Children's Annual" No.2 edited by S. Louis Giraud, held by UNT Special Collections. The cover of the book is black with the title at the top in white letters, the rest of it containing an illustration a redhead boys riding a donkey that is jumping out of an open book.Next to the book under the donkey is another little boy, and another animal is jumping out of the book. Image 2, book laid out flat with a pop-up in the middle of both of a figure in green on a small wooden boat on the sea water, and a small white animal at the front of the boat. On each side of the pop-up is text of a poem. Image 3, front view of a pop-up of a circus member flipping over the bars, a monkey on one side and a clown on the other.
Date: March 1, 2020
Creator: Gellner, Megan
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Pass-Book

Description: Patent for certain new and useful improvements in pass books, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: October 17, 1899
Creator: Martin, Thomas P. Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Beauty and the Beast: with Five Set Scenes & Nine Trick Changes, Home Pantomime Toy Books]

Description: Photographs of "Beauty and the Beast" from the Home Pantomime Toy Books series by Dean & Sons, held by UNT Special Collections. The cover of the book has the words "Home Pantomime Toy Book" at the top, the second word is red and the rest baby blue. Most of the page is an illustration of a clown, with an officer to its left and a woman behind him with a man in a color outfit by him, and someone laying under the white orb the clown is sitting on. In the orb is the book title in orange/red. The bottom of the cover has a further description of the books contents that says "Five Set Scenes & Nine Trick Changes." Image 2, illustration inside the book. The illustration is of an audience watching a play inside of a theater, the set they are watching of giant tree trunks with faces, a man in a yellow an orange suit and black hat pointing at them. Above the stage parts of the red curtain can be seen with an intricate and decorated wall above the stage.
Date: March 1, 2020
Creator: Gellner, Megan
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Library Interior with Blue Bookshelves]

Description: Photograph of a library's interior including two tables with chairs, a book display stand, a beige bookshelf, and two rows of blue bookshelves with illegible signs. Two unidentified children are in the lower left corner of the photograph near a seating area including a chair piled with bags.
Date: [1977..1981]
Partner: Central Texas Library System

[Pictures to Please You]

Description: Photographs of Clifton Bingham's "Pictures to Please You" with illustrations designed by Ernest Nister, held by UNT Special Collections. The cover of the book has white and pink tones, with an illustration of two young blonde girls, one taller and older, standing in a doorway with white branches above them. The title is at the top with the first two words white bubble letters. Image 2, poem titled "Good for You" with a sketch at the bottom of a dog, cat and pig in striped shirts. Another sketch is in the top left of a dog in a shirt. The right page contains a movable illustration of a big cat in a dress holding a smaller cat like a baby. In the background are different cats doing various things.
Date: March 2, 2020
Creator: Gellner, Megan
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[The Wizard of Oz]

Description: Photographs of "The Wizard of Oz" by L. Frank Baum, held by UNT Special Collections. The cover of the book is orange with the title at the top in yellow. Under the title is an illustration of a tall old man with glasses, a background of the night sky surrounding his head. In front of him, smaller in size, are the illustrations of the tin man, Dorothy, Scarecrow and the Cowardly Lion. Image 2, illustration on two pages. On the right is an illustration of the old Wizard filling in Scarecrow's head with Bran. The left page has the story with a small illustration of Scarecrow in the middle of it.
Date: March 2, 2020
Creator: Gellner, Megan
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Bookshelves of Large Print Books #1]

Description: Photograph of two full library bookshelves labeled as Biography, Fiction, and Large Type. A sign reading Large Print Books and two framed pieces of art are located above the bookshelves. In front of the bookshelves are library carts of books, and two more rooms with another bookshelf and framed art can be seen through doorways on the left.
Date: [1977..1988]
Partner: Central Texas Library System

[Bookshelves of Large Print Books #2]

Description: Photograph of two full library bookshelves labeled as Biography, Fiction, and Large Type. A sign reading Large Print Books and two framed pieces of art are located above the bookshelves. In front of the bookshelves are library carts of books, and two more rooms with another bookshelf and framed art can be seen through doorways on the left.
Date: [1977..1981]
Partner: Central Texas Library System

["Little Red Riding Hood" book]

Description: Three photographs of the pop-up book "Little Red Riding Hood" by Marjorie Priceman. The first picture shows the cover with illustrations. The second and third pictures are of scenes in the book and pop-up illustrations.
Date: July 24, 2019
Creator: Gellner, Megan
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Children's Reading Group]

Description: Photograph of a group of eleven unidentified children sitting and reading books at a large table in room at the library. One young girl looks at the camera. The room is filled with bookshelves, and the back wall has a window and door that lead to another room of the library.
Date: 1978
Partner: Central Texas Library System

[Unknown Library Interior #5 A]

Description: Photograph of an unoccupied library filled with bookshelves in the back of the room, librarian desks and library entrance door to the right, and a card catalog and display cases of books including a labeled Large Print Books case in the middle of the room. Nothing identifiable is seen through the windows.
Date: [1977..1988]
Partner: Central Texas Library System

[Children Check-out Books]

Description: Photograph of three unidentified children next to a counter with a librarian (mostly out of frame) reaching for the two books on the counter next to the recessed card catalog. To the right of the children are a plant, couch, and short bookshelf with books on top while the background shows various forms of book display stands, a board displaying seashells, a table with chairs, a blue bookshelf with an illegible sign, a brown bookshelf with art on the top shelf, and a grey bookshelf with a "Reference" plaque is near the back door. Hanging from the ceiling are two mobiles: alligators or crocodiles and illustrated cars.
Date: [1977..1981]
Partner: Central Texas Library System

[California and the West photobook]

Description: A photograph of the photograph book California and the West from the Byrd Williams Family Photography Collection, held by UNT Special Collections. The cover is a black material with fraying edges and finger smudges. Charis Wilson and Edward Weston put the book together and took the photographs.
Date: July 20, 2016
Creator: Sylve, Joshua
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[The Knight's Castle: A Pop-Up Book]

Description: Photographs of Robert Sabuda's "The Knight's Castle," held by UNT Special Collections. The cover of the book is black with a simple abstract illustration of a purple/blue castle behind two green hills, a white mouse one one of those hills. The title is at the top in white. Image 2, open abstract colorful pop-up of a knights helmet with pink shapes popping up out of the top. Under the helmet are pink, orange and blue blocks that are part of the knights armor. The lining along the bottom of two pages is a line of blue with the words "A mighty warrior- a shining knight!"
Date: March 2, 2020
Creator: Gellner, Megan
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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