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Texas Normal College, Denton, Texas, in The Chronicle Newspaper

Description: Photograph of The Chronicle newspaper (5/12/1894 issue) showing a drawing of the Texas Normal College. Newspaper caption: "Texas Normal College, Denton, Texas. Erected 1891." In the upper right-hand corner is a drawing of John Haynes, Denton County's oldest citizen at the time. Newspaper caption: "Denton County's citizen, Rev. John Haynes: age, 97 years."
Date: unknown
Partner: Denton Public Library

1891. Announcement of Closing Exercises of Texas Normal College

Description: Announcement and invitation to the closing exercises and commencement at Texas Normal College in Denton, Texas in 1891. The closing exercises include a musicale by students of the Department of Music on June 17, exercises by the Scientific Class on June 18, and annual commencement and presentation of diplomas on June 19.
Date: 1891-06-10~
Creator: Texas Normal College
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Portrait of J.C. Chilton]

Description: Photograph of President Joshua Crittenden Chilton (1852-1896). J.C. Chilton was the first president of the University of North Texas (then known as Texas Normal College and Teachers Training Institute). He served as president from 1890-1893.
Date: 189u
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections