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Monument in front of the Alamo, side view with sculptures of Defenders

Description: Photograph of a side view of a monument in front of the Alamo. It includes sculptures of a group of people standing together with several manning a cannon on the left; the space below the sculpture is etched with the Alamo Defender's names. One of the men in the scene is identified as James Bonham.
Date: May 4, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Memorial Card for Douglas Foutch]

Description: Memorial card for Private Douglas Foutch, born 1923 and died October 9, 1944. The funeral was held Tuesday, July 13, 1948 at First Baptist Church in Arlington, officiated by Rev. Tom Madden and Rev. Floyd Myers. Funeral arrangements were made through Hugh M. Moore and Sons and he was buried in Parkdale Cemetery in Arlington, Texas.
Date: 1948
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Bellville Town Meeting Minutes, January 18, 1858]

Description: Minutes of the Bellville, Texas Town Meeting on January 18, 1858, which was called in memory of the recently deceased Thomas Bell, "the father of Bellville," who arrived in Texas in 1822 and settled in Austin's Colony and served under Ben Milam during the Texas Revolution.
Date: January 18, 1858
Creator: Fular, A. W.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center

[Funeral Program for Homer D. Smith, March 2011]

Description: Funeral program for Major General Homer D. Smith, retired from the United States Army. The funeral was held at Dodd Field Chapel at Fort Sam Houston near San Antonio, Texas, and it was officiated by Reverend David W. Schulte. The date of the service is not included. Includes biographical information for the deceased and the lyrics to the hymn "How Great Thou Art" printed on a separate sheet. Smith is a veteran of both World War II and the Vietnam War, and he lived from February 16, 1922 to March 6, 2011.
Date: March 2011
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Bell in town courtyard, Ballinger

Description: Photograph of a monument with a bell. The plaque on the monument says, "Allison Bros. Ranch Bell - 1896 in memory of C. G. - E. C. - S. N. Allison." There are stone benches to the right and behind the monument.
Date: August 1, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries

Confederate Memorial, Callahan County

Description: Photograph of the historic marker for Camp Pecan in Baird, Texas. The stone marker is on the courthouse lawn; buildings are visible in the background. Text: Camp Pecan C. S. A. This Civil War camp of the Texas Frontier Regiment was located 21 mi. southeast established in 1862 as one of a line of posts a day's horseback ride apart. The number of men guarding the frontier were few. Trouble came from all directions with Indian threats and raids from the west and plundering renegades and deserters from the east. Food, supplies, clothing and horses were constantly scarce. But in spite of all obstacles, these Confederates managed to effectively hold the frontier line of settlement. A memorial to Texans who served the Confederacy. Erected by the state of Texas, 1963.
Date: August 7, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Collingsworth County War Memorial]

Description: Photograph of the Collingsworth County War Memorial for World War II. It is a small concrete and stone structure that is in front of a brick building. The title on the center plaque reads "Collingsworth County Honored Heroes."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

Callahan County memorial plaque

Description: Photograph of a memorial plaque placed on a cut rock in Callahan County. The seal on the front reads "Texas Highway Department 1936."
Date: August 7, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Funeral Notice of Jim Goin]

Description: Funeral memento for James William Goin (1897-1978). Services were held October 4, 1978 in Denton, Texas at the Schmitz-Floyd-Hamlet Chapel. Interment was at Belew Cemetery in Aubrey, Texas.
Date: October 4, 1978
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of Bouncer Goin

War Memorial Contest Design #91

Description: Photograph of page from booklet. Text at bottom of page reads: "War Memorial Contest Design #91. Copyright 1945. Barre Granite Association and Vermont Marble Company.
Date: January 1, 1946
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Detail of a monument in front of the Alamo

Description: Photograph of the monument in front of the Alamo site, showing close-up detail of the sculptures. A group of men are depicted, most of whom are standing, on the left; toward the right, two men are moving a cannon and two others are seated. Two of the standing men are identified as William B. Travis and Davy Crockett. Beneath the sculpture, there is a list of names for the men who died at the Alamo.
Date: May 4, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Home Service Memorial Pamphlet]

Description: This pamphlet describes the memorial service held by the First Baptist Church of Paris, TX to honor the soldiers from Lamar County who were killed during World War I. The front cover features text identifying the event to be held as a Home Service Memorial conducted by the American Red Cross "For the sons of Lamar County who have given their lives in service of their country" at the First Baptist Church of Paris, Texas on March 7th, 1919. The inside of the pamphlet contains a program guide to the memorial events, including a list of hymns to be sung and masses read, as well as an honor roll of the fallen soldiers for whom the memorial was conducted. Jett Falls name on the third page under the list of Honor Roll individuals, tenth from the top.
Date: March 7, 1919
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Euless Public Library

[Funeral Program for Ernest Leroy Anthony, November 15, 2002]

Description: Funeral program for Deacon Ernest Leroy Anthony, born April 28, 1929 and died November 2002. The funeral was held November 15, 2002 at Shiloh Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Andrew Wilson. The funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary, Inc. and he was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: November 15, 2002
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Alvin Eugene Anthony, September 15, 2006]

Description: Funeral program for Alvin Eugene Anthony, born February 8, 1934 and died September 10, 2006. The funeral was held September 15, 2006 at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Andrew Wilson. The funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary, Inc.
Date: September 15, 2006
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Verna Rodella Ansley, February 12, 1973]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Verna Rodella Ansley, born June 1, 1898 and died February 7, 1973. The funeral was held February 12, 1973 at Emanuel A. M. E. Church, officiated by Rev. B. T. Langham. The funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary and she was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: February 12, 1973
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Mattie Anthony, September 5, 2007]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Mattie Anthony, born December 13, 1926 and died August 28, 2007. The funeral was held Wednesday, September 5, 2007 at F.E. Lewis Memorial Chapel, officiated by Rev. R.L. Jemerson. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: September 5, 2007
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Wade L. Andrews, October 8, 1987]

Description: Funeral program for Reverend Wade L. Andrews, born October 29, 1899 and died October 4, 1987. The funeral was held October 8, 1987 at St. Paul United Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. Hector J. Grant. The funeral arrangements were made through The Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Southern Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: October 8, 1987
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Clarence Vernon Antwine, February 26, 1999]

Description: Funeral program for Clarence Vernon Antwine, born June 27, 1927 and died February 22, 1999. The funeral was held February 26, 1999 at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, officiated by Dr. E. Thurman Walker. The funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: February 26, 1999
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Mr. Elijah Anthony, September 7, 1982]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Elijah Anthony, died September 1982. The funeral was held September 7, 1982 at Bethel A. M. E. Church, officiated by Rev. A. R. Nelson. The funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary, Inc. and he was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: September 7, 1982
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Joe Applewhite, August 23, 1995]

Description: Funeral program for Joe Applewhite, died August 1995. The funeral was held August 23, 1995 at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, officiated by Dr. E. Thurman Walker. The funeral arrangements were made through The Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: August 23, 1995
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Marvin Anthony, August 16, 2004]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Marvin Anthony, born July 17, 1929 and died August 9, 2004. The funeral was held August 16, 2004 at Tried Stone Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Dr. O. C. Jones, Ph. D. The funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: August 16, 2004
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library