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[Photograph of the John N. Bryan Cabin]

Description: Photograph of the John N. Bryan wood cabin, sitting in front of the Old Red Courthouse in Dallas, Texas. The cabin has a stone chimney on the left side, two windows on either side of the front door, and a wooden shingle roof. The Courthouse, which is partially visible behind the cabin, is a sandstone building with a turret and windows, as well as a more modern unit of windows built onto a balcony. A man and woman stand before the cabin, looking at it from either side (the woman on the left and the man on the right). The date and name of the cabin are on the back of the photo.
Date: September 9, 1937
Location Info:
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

Lions, building

Description: Photograph of a lion sculpture at the entrance to the Vancouver Art Gallery in Vancouver, British Columbia in Canada.
Date: 1972
Creator: Zichner, Mildred Schaeffer
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Cassandra Broadus to Jeannie Sellmeyer, December 17, 1990]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Cassandra Broadus to Jeannine Sellmeyer, Director of Education at the Denton Co. Historical Museum, writing how much Broadus enjoyed the Docent Training Workshop and for giving Broadus an opportunity to work with the docents. Enclosed in the letter to Sellmeyer, Broadus has sent teacher packets and museum education brochures from Meadows Museum at SMU, to help Sellmeyer gather new ideas for her education tour at the Historical Museum. Teacher packets not present with letter.
Date: December 17, 1990
Creator: Broadus, Cassandra
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Cassandra Broadus to Jeannine Sellmeyer, February 5, 1991]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Cassandra Broadus to Jeannine Sellmeyer, Director of Education at the Denton Co. Historical Museum, appreciating how much enthusiasm Sellmeyer has for arts education in Denton County and her work at the Historical Museum playing an important role in the education of people. Broadus writes that she is looking forward to meeting with Sellmeyer on February 12 at 10:30 am at the museum to brainstorm ideas to incorporate into her tour.
Date: February 5, 1991
Creator: Broadus, Cassandra
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[RE: Annual Convention of the American Association of Museums in Fort Worth, Texas, May 16-20, 1993]

Description: A memo from Leilani Lattin Duke, Director of the Getty Center for Education in the Arts, to Jack Davis and William McCarter, co-directors of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts. The memo is in regards to an attachment of the American Association of Museum's (AAM's) annual meeting. The theme of the meeting is "Partnerships: Museums and Communities," and Rosenberg believed it was of interested to Davis and William for their consortium of museums.
Date: November 11, 1992
Creator: Duke, Leilani Lattin
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts newsletter, vol. 4, no. 3., Fall 1993

Description: Photocopy of the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts newsletter, volume 4, number 3, from Fall 1993. Some of the topics of the newsletter include the 1993 Summer Institute, the selection of Dr. D. Jack Davis as the first Dean of UNT's School of Visual Arts, planning for the future institute, the NTIEVA mission statement draft, and upcoming retreats, and seminars. The final page lists several exhibits coming to the museums and details their dates and locations.
Date: 1993
Creator: North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts Newsletter, vol. 1, no. 1, September, 1990

Description: Photocopy of the first issue of the NTIEVA Newsletter, which covers the Summer Institute, newly available videos for checking-out, summaries of each district, upcoming events with museums, and other workshops.
Date: September 1990
Creator: North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Little Journeys

Description: A clipping from the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, featuring information current exhibitions being shown at the Amon Carter Museum of Fort Worth, free tours of collections, gallery talks, and general information on the current happenings of the museum.
Date: July 1995
Creator: Forth Worth Star-Telegram
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts newsletter, Fall Semester 1999

Description: A North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts newsletter for the Fall Semester, 1999, Vol. 10 No. 3. The newsletter features an article, "Interdisciplinary Connections: School-Community Collaborations." This issues of NTIEVA newsletter will look at three successful school-community collaborations in the North Texas area. The Selby House restoration is a collaboration between North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, the Elm Fork Education Center, and the College of Education at the University of North Texas. The second collaboration, the Oakhurst Elementary Japanese Garden project a partnership between Fort Worth ISD and Nagaoka, Japan. The third collaboration, the Amon Carter Museum - TETAC Schools Alliance is a program where museum educators are actively involved with public schools and teachers.
Date: Autumn 1991
Creator: North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Union Station in Downtown Paris

Description: Photograph of the 1912 Union Station located west of downtown Paris, Texas, taken from the back parking lot. The roof has a wide overhang with extra supports. The entrance to the Chamber of Commerce office is visible (a sign is hanging from the overhang in front of the door); bales of hay, scarecrows, and pumpkins are arranged outside the office as decoration. The Transportation Museum is in the far end of the building.
Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

Miss Lillie's Guest Book

Description: Guest book from the French Legation Museum (formerly the Republic of Texas French Embassy) containing the signatures of visitors as well as their towns of origin and dates that they visited the museum. There is a photograph of the museum on the front with a caption explaining its origins. Additionally, there is a newspaper clipping pasted into the book before the start of the register from 1924 entitled "The Register At The French Embassy" describing the history of the guest book.
Date: unknown
Partner: French Legation Museum

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and A. L. Dean - December 16, 1939 - January 6, 1940]

Description: Letters between Dr. Meyer Bodansky, who is from the Department of Pathological Chemistry at the University of Texas School of Medicine, and A. L. Dean, who is the Secretary of the Wellcome Historical Medical Museum in London, England. The first letter, which is dated December 16, 1939, is from Dr. Bodansky. He explains that he recently has been interested in Scottish medicine, and has been studying scholarly volumes and manuscripts. He requests that the museum send him a particular volume of work over John D. Comrie that is entitled, "History of Scottish Medicine". The second letter is a response from the Secretary, and is dated January 6, 1940. The Secretary explains that the volumes are only distributed by the publisher, and provides the name and address of who to contact.
Date: December 16, 1939
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 & Dean, A. L.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

Heritage, 2009, Volume 3

Description: Quarterly publication containing articles related to the preservation of historic artifacts and sites in Texas. Feature articles discuss various aspects of Texas history and heritage, often highlighting museums and collections within the state. Also included are book reviews, current preservation news, and a listing of historical museums in Texas.
Date: 2009
Creator: Texas Historical Foundation
Partner: Texas Historical Foundation

Heritage, 2010, Volume 2

Description: Quarterly publication containing articles related to the preservation of historic artifacts and sites in Texas. Feature articles discuss various aspects of Texas history and heritage, often highlighting museums and collections within the state. Also included are book reviews, current preservation news, and a listing of historical museums in Texas.
Date: 2010
Creator: Texas Historical Foundation
Partner: Texas Historical Foundation

Heritage, 2010, Volume 3

Description: Quarterly publication containing articles related to the preservation of historic artifacts and sites in Texas. Feature articles discuss various aspects of Texas history and heritage, often highlighting museums and collections within the state. Also included are book reviews, current preservation news, and a listing of historical museums in Texas.
Date: 2010
Creator: Texas Historical Foundation
Partner: Texas Historical Foundation

Heritage, 2011, Volume 2

Description: Quarterly publication containing articles related to the preservation of historic artifacts and sites in Texas. Feature articles discuss various aspects of Texas history and heritage, often highlighting museums and collections within the state. Also included are book reviews, current preservation news, and a listing of historical museums in Texas.
Date: 2011
Creator: Texas Historical Foundation
Partner: Texas Historical Foundation

80th Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 2621, Chapter 898

Description: Bill introduced by the Texas House of Representatives relating to the preservation, maintenance, and restoration of certain state buildings by the Texas Historical Commission and to the transfer of the Texas Building and Procurement Commission's Governor's Mansion duties to the State Preservation Board.
Date: 2007-05/2007-06
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department