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[Blanche Perry Agenda #2]

Description: Journal with handwritten notes both personal and associated with Perry's painting work. Miscellaneous items tucked inside front cover include: Mother's Day card; essay "Old Ancient" (September 1947); postcard from a Sister Foster requesting a baptistry painting for church in Los Angeles, California; photograph of congregation in Las Vegas (1942); photograph of church interior and baptistry in Alexandria, Virginia.
Date: 1957
Creator: Perry, Myrta Blanche
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Tarver Family Christmas Card, 1957]

Description: Christmas postcard from the Tarver family including a photo of the children on the left. There is a black-and-white illustration on the right of the card depicting birds sitting on a crossroads sign pointing "From our house" and "To your house"; the words "Greetings and best wishes for the new year" are under the illustration. In the photograph, a young boy (John Arthur) is standing behind his younger brother (Byron Lee) who is seated in an infant seat. A handwritten note under the photograph says, "With Love, Wendell, Janie, Arthur & Byron."
Date: December 1957
Partner: Private Collection of the Tarver Family

[Building wheels at Alex Cline's Blacksmith Shop]

Description: Photograph of three men and one boy building large wooden wheels for farm equipment at Alex Cline's blacksmith shop in Tennessee. Wade Cline stands at the far left. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional photos and information can be found in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS Scrapbook" Page 35. The Detroit News Pictorial. August 9, 1942. The Village Blacksmith Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark, HBSS Clark PhotoFile: 0005-94
Date: January 30, 1957
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Drilling Barge "W.F. Youngblood"]

Description: Photograph of a large barge named "W.F. Youngblood" with a tall oil derrick on top. The sign on the side of the barge reads, "Producers Drilling Co., Inc., Drilling Barge W.F. Youngblood." Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 588, Inland Drilling Barge, 'W.F. Youngblood', Built for Mid-Continent Supply Co., Completed 6-15-57, 185'x50'x12'."
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Portrait of Actor

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of actor Burt Lancaster wearing a suit. There are details printed at the bottom of the photograph and his name is written below.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Mary Louise on a woman's lap]

Description: Photograph of Mary Louise sitting on the lap of an unidentified woman at a diner. Written on the back: "El festín de la despedida de la Caravana de Cadillacs - Mayo 20 - de 1957 - For Julia Cuellar - Mary Louise a la edad de 3 años." ( *Translation from Spanish: Farewell party for the Cadillacs' Caravan - May 20th, 1957 - For Julia Cuellar - Mary Louise at 3 years old. )
Date: May 20, 1957
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Newspaper Clipping discussing the opening of the Sam Rayburn Library]

Description: Newspaper clipping of an article talking about Sam Rayburn's reaction to the opening of the Sam Rayburn library in Bonham, Texas. The clipping includes a large picture from 1957 of Mr. Rayburn sitting in the replica of his office that resides in the library. On the back are 4 comic strips, a happy birthday message, and portions of two advertisements.
Date: unknown
Partner: Sam Rayburn House Museum

[Retirement of Dean of Nation's Conductors]

Description: Photograph of the retirement of I. S. Witherspoon. In the image he is writing in a notebook, and there is a clock on the wall behind him. Written below the image are "I. S. Witherspoon - Mr Seniority Retires - Dean of Nations Conductors - 87 year old I. S. Witherspoon ends 67 - year career with T&P - Apr 30th 1957" and "T&P Topics, May 1957, pg 10."
Date: May 1957
Partner: The Grace Museum

Texas Water Development Board Legislative Priorities: 84th Legislative Session

Description: Report of the Texas Water Development Board providing a brief history of the agency and outlining activities and accomplishments during the 83rd Legislature, upcoming priorities for the 84th Legislature, and an explanation of some of the exceptional requests for legislative appropriations.
Date: 2014~
Creator: Texas Water Development Board
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[News Script: Pinball operator tilted]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Buster Locaino being investigated by police for the three pinball machines operating in his coffee shop.
Date: August 21, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Bridges, overpasses, etc.]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Fort Worth - Dallas freeway system opening overpasses, by-passes, and turnpike entrances to the public.
Date: August 22, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Contests held at ball park]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about participants from different counties competing in games and contests at a Fort Worth park.
Date: August 24, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Council]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about W. A. Robertson, the president of Fort Worth's transit company, discussing the bus company's unstable financial status.
Date: August 23, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Marine]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Retired Chief Warrant Officer John A. Holdeman was awarded a medal and a letter of commendation for his service in the First Marine Division during the Korean War.
Date: August 26, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections