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Description: Photo of Dr. John Acers. Photo taken in 1874: Charlie, Texas.
Date: 1874
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Winnsboro, Texas: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Description: This book is a reproduction of the original 1952 publication, which is the only bound copy of the history of Winnsboro, Texas. It includes information about the original settlers, the general organization of the city, the railroad system, the original schools, churches and businesses in Winnsboro, as well as information about agriculture and farming.
Date: October 1, 2003
Creator: Suiter, Will D.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries

Ashley Newton Denton

Description: Head-and-shoulders portrait of Dr. Ashley Newton Denton, son of John B. Denton (1806-1841), for whom Denton County and City are named, and Mary Greenlee Stewart (1808-1848). Dr. Denton was born in 1837, the year the Denton family moved from Clark County, Arkansas, to Clarksville, Texas. He studied medicine and served as a surgeon in the confederate army. Dr. Denton practiced medicine for many years at San Marcos and Austin, Texas. He was a member of the Texas legislature for one term and from 1885 to 1888 was superintendent of the Texas State Mental Hospital in Austin. He was a close friend of Governor Jim Hogg, Col. E. M. House, and other prominent citizens of Austin. He was married twice and fathered a number of children. He died March 4, 1901, and is buried in San Marcos, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Broome Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Ashley Newton Denton

Description: Head-and-shoulders portrait of Dr. Ashley Newton Denton, son of John B. Denton (1806-1841), for whom Denton County and City are named, and Mary Greenlee Stewart (1808-1848). Dr. Denton was born in 1837, the year the Denton family moved from Clark County, Arkansas, to Clarksville, Texas. He studied medicine and served as a surgeon in the confederate army. Dr. Denton practiced medicine for many years at San Marcos and Austin, Texas. He was a member of the Texas legislature for one term and from 1885 to 1888 was superintendent of the Texas State Mental Hospital in Austin. He was a close friend of Governor Jim Hogg, Col. E. M. House, and other prominent citizens of Austin. He was married twice and fathered a number of children. He died March 4, 1901, and is buried in San Marcos, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Broome Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Letter from Bernice Kincaid to John J. Herrera - 1978-07-25]

Description: Letter from Bernice Kincaid to John J. Herrera detailing Kincaid's son Brian's medical condition and asking Herrera to help her get her son into the M.D. Anderson Clinic in Houston. Small note at the end about Jimmy Carter's election and Democrats.
Date: July 25, 1978
Creator: Kincaid, Bernice
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Doctor]

Description: Photo of Dr. and Mrs. S.G. Bittick. Photo circa 1885: Henrietta, Texas.
Date: 1885~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Letter from John J. Herrera to T. W. "Buckshot" Lane - 1949-05-17]

Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter sent to Sheriff T. W. "Buckshot" Lane to assure him that John J. Herrera had received Lane's letter and was contacting his friends around Texas to try to find a Latin doctor willing to take up his proposition.
Date: May 17, 1949
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from T. W. "Buckshot" Lane to John J. Herrera - 1949-05-14]

Description: Letter from Sheriff T. W. "Buckshot" Lane asking if John J. Herrera knows any good Latin doctors in Houston or San Antonio, as Lane has realized that there no Latin doctors in his county and many Spanish-speaking residents therefore did not seek medical help, as they did not speak English. The letter is typed on letterhead for The County of Wharton.
Date: May 14, 1949
Creator: Lane, T. W.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from L. M. Bukowski to Miron Love - 1962-03-20]

Description: Letter from Dr. L. M. Bukowski to Judge Miron A. Love recommending that John J. Herrera stay out of court for so long as he is under treatment for "low blood pressure and extreme nervousness."
Date: March 20, 1962
Creator: Bukowski, L. M.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[925 N. Link - Edwin W. and Eva Link House]

Description: Photograph of the southeast corner of the "Edwin and Eva Link House," located at 925 N. Link in Palestine, Texas. It has Queen Anne-style architecture.
Date: March 1991
Creator: Emrich, Ron
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Palestine Public Library

El Paso Red Cross Doctors

Description: Photograph of some American Red Cross Doctors. The fifth gentleman from the left is identified as being Doctor John W. Cathcart while the sixth gentleman is identified as Doctor Ira Jefferson Bush. Doctor Bush was hired by Governor Abraham Gonzalez to establish a hospital for the treatment of the Mexican rebels.
Date: [1910..1920]
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library

Resource List for Transitioning Youth in Texas

Description: This brochure contains a list of resources and was designed by The Children with Special Health Care Needs(CSHCN) Services Program "to provide this brochure about ways Texas youth can find help with their transition to adulthood" (p. 2).
Date: January 2013
Creator: Texas. Children with Special Health Care Needs.
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[News Script: Council agrees on paving compromise]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Fort Worth city council adopting a new ordinance for the construction of city streets, and Mayor Garrison proclaims March 30 as Doctor's Day in Fort Worth.
Date: March 28, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Medical Doctor]

Description: Dr. and Mrs. E.A. Johnson. Photo circa 1920: Henrietta, Texas.
Date: 1920~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society