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[Charred Brick Building]

Description: Photograph of a section of a charred brick building. The side of the building spans the entire image, and the front entrance is visible around the corner on the left-hand side. There are several very large windows that are broken and black with charcoal, and there are dented screens hanging from them. The back of a person's head is visible on the lower left-hand corner of the image. There is a faded handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "San Antonio 1st fire - Nov. 21, 1952".
Date: 1952~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[North Texas alumni, Homecoming 1952, #1]

Description: Photograph of three North Texas Homecoming alumni in November 1952. Names listed on the back of the photo: (L-R) J. C. Matthews, Edith Clark, McConnell.
Date: November 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[North Texas alumni, Homecoming 1952, #2]

Description: Photograph of three North Texas Homecoming alumni in November 1952 on the occasion of the 50th Anniversary of the Mary Arden Club. Names listed on the back of the photo: (L-R) J. C. Matthews, Edith Clark, McConnell.
Date: November 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[View of Ship Passing Through Drawbridge]

Description: Photograph of a town on the edge of a river with a ship passing through a bridge, identified as Pleasure Pier drawbridge. Cars are waiting for the ship to pass on either side of the bridge. There is what appears to be a factory in the distance with multiple smokestacks. A stamp on the back of the photograph identifies the photographer as J. C. Watkins.
Date: November 19, 1952
Creator: Watkins, J. C.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Senior Reynolds Brothers Arranged in Front of a Stone Wall]

Description: Photograph of senior Reynolds brothers arranged in front of a stone wall. Four men stand at the wall and two sit in front of them at a table covered with glassware and silverware. A wood stove stands to the right of the men. The photo was taken in the inside porch of the Reynolds Bend cookshack at the wedding of Sally Brittingham and Jack Wallace.
Date: November 8, 1952
Creator: Rhea-Engert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Three Women in a Room]

Description: Photograph of three women in a room. The wall is made of vertical wood planks and adorned with a painting to the left of a door with a curtained window. A woman on the left (Ethel Matthews Casey) stands in front of this door and to the right of a stool. She is wearing a hat, dark dress, and a pearl necklace and is holding a drinking glass. An senior woman (Susan Alice Matthews) sits in a chair beneath her. This woman is wearing a black hat with a mesh veil, glasses, a pearl necklace, and black clothing. To her right is a desk topped with drinking glasses and a flower pot. At the right of the picture stands another senior woman (Mamie Moore) wearing a dark hat, dark clothes, and holds a drinking glass in her right hand and a coat over her left arm.
Date: November 8, 1952
Creator: Rhea-Engert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

Wedding

Description: Group shots
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Notice to Drivers and Operators of City Equipment]

Description: Notice to drivers and operators of city equipment which states that it is the individual's responsibility to check that the equipment they are assigned is safe to use.
Date: November 26, 1952
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

National Electrical Contractors' Association

Description: View of conference room and long conference table. Sign in background reads: "Another Safe All-Metal Wiring Installation". (Aluminum wiring?)
Date: November 20, 1952
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

National Electrical Contractors' Association

Description: Exterior view of office. Sign on door reads: "National Electrical Contractors' Association Central Texas Chapter, Inc." This office had two locations in 1952 -- 1709 San Antonio and 706 West Avenue. The West Avenue address was the later address so this is probably the West Avenue location.
Date: November 20, 1952
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Scouting, Volume 40, Number 9, November 1952

Description: Monthly publication of the Boy Scouts of America, written for Boy Scout leaders, officials, and others interested in the work of the Scouts. It includes articles about events and activities, updates from the national headquarters, topical columns and essays, and news from various chapters nationwide. A table of contents appears on page 1.
Date: November 1952
Creator: Boy Scouts of America
Partner: Boy Scouts of America National Scouting Museum

[Roof of a Heavily Damaged Church]

Description: Photograph of the top of a heavily damaged church building. There is a short tower on the left-hand side that has a window with shattered panes. On the right-hand side of the image, an entire wall of bricks have been ripped off, making the wooden support beams and the inside of the church visible. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "San Antonio 1st. After fire 11-21-52".
Date: 1952~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Row of Windows in a Dark Room]

Description: Photograph of a row of broken windows in a dark and cluttered room. The windows are lined up on a wall that is on the right-hand side of the image. The light coming through the shattered windows from the outside illuminates silhouettes of various objects piled in the dark room. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "San Antonio 1st. After fire 11-21-52".
Date: 1952~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Woman Looking at the Broken Windows of a Church]

Description: Photograph of a woman standing and looking at a section of a church. There is a man in front of the woman who is bent over, and they are both situated at the bottom left-hand side of the image. The building has numerous broken windows and charred bricks. There are steps leading up to a charred double-door entrance on the left. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "San Antonio 1st. After fire 11-21-52".
Date: 1952~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Large Window in a Dark Room]

Description: Photograph of a large, sectioned window in the middle of a dark room. The window is made up of six separate sections, and a wood-slatted house and trees are clearly visible through it in the background. The silhouettes of many various objects can be seen around the room, and more windows are visible in the background on the far right-hand side of the image. There is a hand-written note on the back of the photograph that reads, "San Antonio 1st. Fire 11/21/52".
Date: 1952~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Men working on T.V. Tower]

Description: Photo of men working on T.V. Tower. Austin, Texas.
Date: November 14, 1952
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Funeral Program for Leroy Sattiewhite, September 27, 2007]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Leroy Sattiewhite, born November 19, 1952 and died September 24, 2007. The funeral was held Thursday, September 27, 2007 at New Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, officiated by Doctor John Carlton Allen. Funeral arrangements were made through Carter-Taylor-Williams Mortuary and he was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: September 27, 2007
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Jacqueline Iris Lee, August 16, 2008]

Description: Funeral program for Chaplain Jacqueline Iris Lee, born November 18, 1952 and died August 12, 2008. The funeral was held Saturday, August 16, 2008 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Dr. Robert L. Jemerson, Pastor. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: August 16, 2008
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[College Avenue Missionary Baptist Church Minutes of Deacons' Meetings]

Description: Book containing events and minutes from deacon meetings at College Avenue Missionary Baptist Church. These include topics such as church politics, events, and financial issues. Typed pages, drawings, and a receipt have been inserted into the book.
Date: November 1952
Creator: College Avenue Missionary Baptist Church
Item Type: Book
Partner: Carrollton Public Library

[Madge B. Janes]

Description: Portrait of a woman.
Date: November 18, 1952
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Mr. Whittington]

Description: Portrait of man.
Date: November 7, 1952
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Mr. Leslie Colwell]

Description: Portrait of man, seated.
Date: November 9, 1952
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library