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[Commencement Events for North Texas State Teachers College, May 1925]

Description: A list of commencement events for the 1925, North Texas State Teachers College. It is printed in black ink on card stock paper. It states: "North Texas State Teachers College. Commencement Event, 1925. Tuesday, May 19, 8:15 P.M. - Joint Recital, Women's Glee Club, College Orchestra. Wednesday, May 20, 8:15 P.M. - Recital, Miss Ruby Carlton Walker, Reading Department assisted by Mr. Homer E. Richey, Violin Department. Friday, May 22, 8:15 P.M. - Pageant, College, Miss Coralee Garrison, Director. Saturday, May 23, 8:00 A.M. - Mary Arden Breakfast at the Lodge, 3:30 P.M. -Reception, Current Literature Club at the Home of Miss Morley, 8:15 P.M. Senior and Alumni Banquet. Sunday, May 24, 11:00 A.M. - Baccalaureate Service, 8:15 P.M. - Inauguration of President Marquis. Monday, May 25, 10:00 A.M. - Commencement. Band Concerts on Campus Thursday, Friday and Saturday 6:30 P.M."
Date: May 1925
Creator: North Texas State Teachers College
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Map of Simmons Terrace

Description: Map of Simmons Terrace Subdivision in the City of Abilene, Texas bordered by North Seventeenth, Pine, North Fifteenth, and Mesquite streets, and divided by Walnut and North Sixteenth streets. Each lot is subdivided into numbered segments showing property divisions. Scale 1:600
Date: unknown
Creator: Beard, Truman
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Map of W. F. Fry and J. M. Alexander Subdivision of Lot 1, Block 29, College Heights and a part of the West End of Block 26, Central Park Addition

Description: Map of W. F. Fry and J. M. Alexander's Subdivision in the City of Abilene, Texas bordered by Mulberry, North 14th, Beech, Frederick, and Brown streets, and divided by North Thirteenth Street. Both blocks are divided into numbered segments showing property divisions. Scale 1:1,200.
Date: unknown
Creator: Balch, Edgar L.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Mai-Fest Airplane Float]

Description: Photograph of a float made to look like an airplane. There are four people sitting in the float, and they are parked on the street in front of a house. Written under the float is "Mai-Fest 1925."
Date: May 1925
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Brenham Lumber Company Float]

Description: Photograph of a parade float for the Mai-Fest. The float is a small oil derrick on a trailer. There are five men on the float and one in the car pulling it. The banner at the bottom of the float says "Oil $1.50 Per. Barrel at Wells 50 Barrels Daily - Lamarque Co. Brenham Lumber Co. for Oil Derrick Lumber." Written below the float is "Mai-Fest 1925." The float is parked in front of an unknown building. The only part of the name on the building that is seen says "Reichardt &."
Date: May 1925
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Portrait of Mary Sommer]

Description: Portrait of Mary Sommer as May Queen. Mary is seated wearing a long train and a crown and holding a scepter.
Date: May 1925
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Invitation for the Inauguration of Robert Lincoln Marquis, May 24, 1925]

Description: Invitation for the inauguration of Robert Lincoln Marquis as President of the North Texas State Teachers College. The invitation is printed on card stock paper in black ink and states "The Regents and the Faculty of the North Texas State Teachers College have the honor to invite you to be present or to be represented at the inauguration of Robert Lincoln Marquis as President of the North Texas State Teachers College Sunday evening, May the twenty fourth nineteen hundred and twenty-five eight o'clock. It is requested that a reply is sent to Dean W.J. McConnell Teachers College Station Denton, Texas."
Date: May 1925
Creator: North Texas State Teachers College
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Commencement Program for North Texas State Teachers College, May 25, 1925]

Description: Commencement program for the 1925, North Texas State Teachers College Twenty-fourth Annual Commencement. The program is printed on card stock paper in black ink and contains the list of graduates with the order of the service. The cover states "North Texas State Teachers College. Twenty-fourth Annual Commencement. Nineteen hundred and twenty-five. Monday morning. May the twenty-fifth, at ten o'clock. The Auditorium."
Date: May 1925
Creator: North Texas State Teachers College
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Commencement Program for North Texas State Teachers College, May 24, 1925]

Description: Commencement program for the 1925, North Texas Teachers College Baccalaureate Service. The pamphlet is printed in black ink and contains the order of service for the ceremony. The cover reads "The North Texas Teachers College. The Baccalaureate Service. 1925. Sunday Morning May the 24th at seven o'clock. The Auditorium."
Date: May 1925
Creator: North Texas State Teachers College
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Photograph of a Group of Men and Boys]

Description: Photograph of a group of men and boys standing and sitting under a tree in front of a field. There is a blanket with food in front of them, and several men are holding instruments, including guitars and a banjo. George Dawson is identified by a handwritten arrow pointing to him.
Date: May 24, 1925
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[Letter from Robert Parker, Abbie T., and Josephine Willis to Clara and John T. Willis Sr., May 29, 1925]

Description: Letter from Robert Parker, Abbie T. and Josephine Willis to Clara and John T. Willis, Sr. on May 29, 1925. They congratulate Clara and John T. Willis on the birth of their daughter, ask what they will name her, and suggest they come to see them.
Date: May 29, 1925
Creator: Willis, Robert Parker; Willis, Abbie T. & Willis, Josephine
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Letter from Rosa Johnson Evans to Clara Willis, May 26, 1925]

Description: Letter from Rosa Johnson Evans to Clara Evans Willis on May 26, 1925. She congratulates Clara on the birth of her daughter, Nancy Claire, and suggests that Todd will love having a little sister to take care of.
Date: May 26, 1925
Creator: Evans, Rosa Johnson
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Funeral Program for Ruth Ella Knowles Hendree, August 21, 2007]

Description: Funeral program for Ruth Ella Knowles Hendree, born May 12, 1925 and died August 17, 2007. The funeral was held Tuesday, August 21, 2007 at O. J. Carter Taylor Memorial Chapel, officiated by Rev. Dr. Paul D. Stevens, Sr. Funeral arrangements were made through Carter-Taylor-Williams Mortuary and she was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: August 21, 2007
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Quinton Avent McCampbell, July 13, 1978]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Quinton Avent McCampbell, born May 26, 1925 and died July 8, 1978. The funeral was held Thursday, July 13, 1978 at Westridge Park 1st Baptist Church, officiated by Reverend C.J. Bias. Funeral arrangements were made through Brookehill Funeral Home and he was buried in Fort Sam National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: July 13, 1978
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Arma Lee Woods Cooper, October 27, 2005]

Description: Funeral program for Arma Lee Woods Cooper, born May 15, 1925 and died October 21, 2005. The funeral was held October 27, 2005 at St. Paul United Methodist Church, officiated by Reverend Terrence K. Hayes. The funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in Cedar Hill Memorial Park in Arlington, Texas.
Date: October 27, 2005
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Samuel L. White, October 22, 2003]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Samuel L. White, born May 28, 1925 and died October 14, 2003. The funeral was held October 22, 2003 at Mount Zion First Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Kenneth A. Allen. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home, and he was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: October 22, 2003
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[A Panoramic View of Mineral Wells, 1925]

Description: A picture taken in 1925, two months after the Crazy burned. Please note no Crazy Hotel in this picture, but the Crazy Well building in the street did not perish in the flames. Also,please note, across the city on West Mountain, the two buildings owned by the Cavalry, where their horses were kept. The old High School, the "Little Rock School", and the West Ward School are visible in the upper left of the picture at the south end of West Mountain.
Date: May 4, 1925
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

[Woman's Wednesday Club Minutes, 1923 - 1925]

Description: Minutes from weekly meetings of the Woman's Wednesday Club of Fort Worth, Texas, containing club business, motions, and events.
Date: 1923-07-02/1925-05-06
Creator: Woman's Wednesday Club
Item Type: Text
Partner: Tarrant County Archives

[Envelope to Clara Willis]

Description: Envelope addressed to Clara Willis on May 26, 1925. A note on the back claims it held letters concerning Nancy Claire Willis.
Date: May 26, 1925
Item Type: Text
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

A Convention, West Texas Chamber of Commerce

Description: This photograph shows a view of Mineral Wells from East Mountain. It is inscribed "Convention West Texas Chamber of Commerce." A companion picture is dated "May 4-5-6, 1925". The train depot is in the left middle background. The church in the middle foreground is the First Methodist Church, and immediately behind and above it is the Lamar Bath House and Hotel. The home to the left (east) of the Methodist Church was the home of Pharmacist C. Y. Yeager.
Date: May 1925
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

[Funeral Program for Calvin Turner Curtis, Sr., March 9, 2012]

Description: Funeral program for Calvin Turner Curtis, Sr., born May 17, 1925 and died February 27, 2013. The funeral was held March 9, 2012 at Jacobs Chapel United Methodist Church, officiated by Reverend Johnny Troy. He was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: March 9, 2012
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library