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The Dallas Journal, Volume 54, 2008

Description: Annual publication containing genealogical information about families in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding area, including family histories, lists of records (births, deaths, registration, etc.), correspondence, and and other documentation. Name index begins on page 104.
Date: October 2008
Creator: Dallas Genealogical Society
Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society

The Dallas Journal, Volume 55, 2009

Description: Annual publication containing genealogical information about families in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding area, including family histories, lists of records (births, deaths, registration, etc.), correspondence, and and other documentation. Name index begins on page 97.
Date: October 2009
Creator: Dallas Genealogical Society
Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society

The Dallas Journal, Volume 56, 2010

Description: Annual publication containing genealogical information about families in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding area, including family histories, lists of records (births, deaths, registration, etc.), correspondence, and and other documentation. Name index begins on page 95.
Date: October 2010
Creator: Dallas Genealogical Society
Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 83, July 1979 - April, 1980

Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 437.
Date: 1979/1980
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 102, July 1998 - April, 1999

Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 541.
Date: 1999
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

IOOF Cemetery

Description: I.O.O.F. Cemetary looking south from the north end. The mausoleum to the left side of the frame is unmarked. A dirt walkway is visible running along the back left of the image, away from the camera.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

White Point Cemetery

Description: Stone wall surrounding the White Point Cemetery in Comanche County, TX.
Date: April 23, 2006
Creator: Howington, Ann
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries

White Point Cemetery

Description: Entrance with gateway and stone wall at the White Point Cemetery in Comanche County, TX.
Date: April 23, 2006
Creator: Howington, Ann
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries

White Point Cemetery

Description: Looking over a stone wall into the White Point Cemetery in Comanche County, TX.
Date: April 23, 2006
Creator: Howington, Ann
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries

W. C. Wright's Mausoleum with Wreath

Description: W.C. Wright's mausoleum with wreath on the door. Tombstones are visible in the background on either side of the mausoleum, as are trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Unidentified Girl Standing in a Cemetery

Description: Unidentified girl standing under a tree in a cemetery and looking to the left of the image. She is wearing a light-colored dress, hose, shoes, and large hat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Corners of Texas

Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains popular folklore of Texas, including information about folk music, folk arts and crafts, history of Texas, prominent Texas writers, and other miscellaneous folklore. The index begins on page 285.
Date: 1993
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Press

[Headstone of Benjamin Johnson]

Description: Photograph of the headstone of Benjamin Johnson in Sabine Pass Cemetery. The headstone is rounded at the top; text engraved on it says "Benjamin Johnson [Born] June 8, 1815. Died Oct. 13, 1872."
Date: unknown
Creator: Watkins Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

IOOF Cemetery

Description: I.O.O.F. Cemetery looking northeast. Buildings on the TWU campus and the Denton County Courthouse are visible in the distance.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Vashti Cemetery

Description: The Vashti Cemetery in 1915 when the chrysanthemums were in bloom.
Date: 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Letter to Gilbert Family]

Description: Two photostat copies of a typed letter from William J. Voelker Jr. to Mrs. Max Gilbert, mother of Private Harold Gilbert. The letter describes the attack that killed Harold Gilbert, and discusses the details of Gilbert's burial in Normandy, France on on Dec. 27, 1944.
Date: April 30, 1945
Creator: Voelker, William J., Jr.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Fort Worth Jewish Archives

Texas: New Braunfels Quadrangle

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of New Braunfels, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing towns, roads and highways, water bodies, boundaries, schools, churches, cemeteries, railroads, and landmarks. Relief shown by contours (interval 20 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500
Date: 1927
Creator: Jenkins, B. A.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Floyd Inn location, Richardson, Texas

Description: Large open field. In the foreground is a grouping of seven trees, with some shrubs or saplings, all growing in grass/weeds. Only the center tree, the one closest to the foreground, is leafed. Behind is a large open space, with cultivated areas visible on the horizon. On the left of the horizon is a large building, with a taller domed portion, part of Restland Cemetery. The note on the back states that the tree was planted in 1856. The Floyd Inn served as a stop for the stage from Dallas to Denton.
Date: 1973~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library

General Highway Map Burleson County, Texas

Description: Highway map of Burleson County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, streams, cities, towns, outlying buildings (including schools, churches, and post offices), roads, highways (giving mileage between points), bridges, railroads, cemeteries, and oil fields. Map includes eight inset maps - Cooks Point, Inset No. 1, Inset No. 2, Lyons, Clay, Inset No. 3, Deanville, and Chriesman - a key to counties diagram, and an extensive legend in the lower-left corner, indicating geographical and human-made features. Scale [ca. 1:126,720] (2 miles to the inch).
Date: 1961
Creator: Texas State Highway Department
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library