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[Photograph of a Group of Women Stretching]

Description: Photograph of three women stretching at the Dallas Health & Science Museum. They are being watched by another woman, who may be teaching them how to stretch. In the background, women are sitting on folding metal chairs.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[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.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

Ernestine Thompson receiving community service award from D.A.R.

Description: The Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.)representative, Nancy Tanner, honors Ernestine Thompson with the Community Service Award at the W.H. Passon Historical Society on May 21, 2006. Ernestine collected artifacts for the Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum.
Date: May 21, 2006
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum

DAR honors Ernestine Thompson

Description: Announcement for the reception when the Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.) honored Ernestine Thompson with the Community Service Award at the W.H. Passon Historical Society on May 21, 2006. Ernestine collected artifacts for the Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum.
Date: May 21, 2006
Item Type: Text
Partner: Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum

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
Item Type: Book
Partner: French Legation Museum

[Dedication of the "Little Rock Schoolhouse" Museum: A Marker is Unveiled]

Description: A marker commemorating the conversion of Mineral Wells' first school to a museum. "The Little Rock Schoolhouse" was built in 1884, and though tuition was charged to the students to pay the teacher, the school building, itself, was built by the city. A granite marker to commemorate the conversion of the school to a museum was unveiled at this dedication.
Date: April 14, 1978
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum

Description: The Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum at the new location, 1195 Comal St. In the 1880s this was a one-room school house.
Date: October 23, 2005
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum

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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

Confederate Veterans Memorial Hall Entrance

Description: Photograph of the 1883 Columbus water tower and fire station; now a Confederate Museum on the courthouse lawn, Main and Spring Streets in down town Columbus Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Kansas City Southern Passenger Car]

Description: Photograph of a Kansas City Southern Passenger Car. The car is painted with the words, "Kansas City Southern, Port Arthur." There is a row of windows down the side of the car with shades partially drawn. It is hooked on both sides to more cars.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[Kansas City Southern Locomotive]

Description: Photograph of a Kansas City Southern steam locomotive before being given for a museum display. The front portion is a light metallic color while the rest of the locomotive is dark. A bell is attached to the top with a rope running from it into the cab. A large light is on the very front of the locomotive. The adjacent coal car reads, "Kansas City Southern."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

State Preservation Board : Sunset Staff Report.

Description: This document is intended to compile all recommendations and action taken by the Sunset Advisory Commission for the State Preservation Board.
Date: March 2012
Creator: Rencher, Faye
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Retrospect, July, August, September, 2006

Description: Quarterly newsletter of the Denton County Historical Commission discussing the organization's news and activities as well as information about historic locations and events in Denton County, Texas.
Date: Summer 2006
Creator: Denton County Historical Commission (Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries

Retrospect, October, November, December, 2001

Description: Quarterly newsletter of the Denton County Historical Commission discussing the organization's news and activities as well as information about historic locations and events in Denton County, Texas.
Date: Autumn 2001
Creator: Denton County Historical Commission (Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries

Retrospect, October, November, December, 2002

Description: Quarterly newsletter of the Denton County Historical Commission discussing the organization's news and activities as well as information about historic locations and events in Denton County, Texas.
Date: Autumn 2002
Creator: Denton County Historical Commission (Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries

Retrospect, January, February, March, 2005

Description: Quarterly newsletter of the Denton County Historical Commission discussing the organization's news and activities as well as information about historic locations and events in Denton County, Texas.
Date: Winter 2005
Creator: Denton County Historical Commission (Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries

Retrospect, January, February, March, 2006

Description: Quarterly newsletter of the Denton County Historical Commission discussing the organization's news and activities as well as information about historic locations and events in Denton County, Texas.
Date: Winter 2006
Creator: Denton County Historical Commission (Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries

Retrospect, July, August, September, 2004

Description: Quarterly newsletter of the Denton County Historical Commission discussing the organization's news and activities as well as information about historic locations and events in Denton County, Texas.
Date: Summer 2004
Creator: Denton County Historical Commission (Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries

Retrospect, July, August, September, 2005

Description: Quarterly newsletter of the Denton County Historical Commission discussing the organization's news and activities as well as information about historic locations and events in Denton County, Texas.
Date: Summer 2005
Creator: Denton County Historical Commission (Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries

Retrospect, January, February, March, 2007

Description: Quarterly newsletter of the Denton County Historical Commission discussing the organization's news and activities as well as information about historic locations and events in Denton County, Texas.
Date: January 2007
Creator: Denton County Historical Commission (Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries

Retrospect, January, February, March, 2004

Description: Quarterly newsletter of the Denton County Historical Commission discussing the organization's news and activities as well as information about historic locations and events in Denton County, Texas.
Date: Winter 2004
Creator: Denton County Historical Commission (Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries