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Burning of West Texas State Normal College, Canyon, Texas. Mar. 25, 1914

Description: Postcard depicting the fire that destroyed the West Texas State Normal College building on March 25, 1914. The image has been tinted and altered to show huge flames bursting from the roof of the building. A crowd watches the fire from the grounds of the building.
Date: 1914
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

West Texas State Normal College, Canyon, Texas

Description: Postcard featuring a halftone reproduction of a drawing of the main building at West Texas State Normal College in Canyon, Texas. The front facade and one side of the building are shown, with people walking along a circular walkway in the front. The reverse shows the dates of summer sessions and lists the advantages of the school, over the name of college President R. B. Cousins.
Date: 1913
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

West Texas State Normal College, Canyon, Texas

Description: Postcard featuring a halftone reproduction of a photograph of the main building of West Texas State Normal College, viewed from the front down a walkway lined with small trees. The front of the postcard also includes text in the margins showing the growth in registration from 1911 to 1913, describing the climate and altitude, and giving the date of the fourth summer session of 1914.
Date: 1914
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

Public School, Canyon City, Tex.

Description: Postcard of a printed photograph of the Canyon, Texas school. The two-story brick building features a bell tower, a portico topped by a railing at the entry, and lintels made from worked stone. Surrounding the school are several newly planted trees. The A large building is visible in the background toward the bottom right of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

West Texas State Normal, Canyon City, Tex.

Description: Halftone color postcard showing the original building of West Texas State Normal College in Canyon, Texas. The postcard reproduces a painting of the building, showing the front facade and pedestrians walking along a circular walkway in front of the building. On the back of the post card there is a written message to Miss Loura Dozier in Kress, Texas, postmarked June 18, 1911 and signed "Your friend Ruth."
Date: 1911
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

West Texas State Normal Building, Canyon, Texas

Description: Postcard showing the original West Texas State Normal College building in Canyon, Texas. The front facade of the three-story brick building is shown, with a water tower and a small building visible to the right.
Date: 191u
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum