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[Man and Woman Holding hands]

Description: Illustrated postcard of a man and woman, sitting in an outdoor setting and holding hands. She is wearing a large hat with roses on it. He has a hat and cane by his side. A poem beneath them reads, "Be thou my guiding light. My guide by day and night." A four-leaf clover decorates the top right corner of the card.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Cover of Child's Primer]

Description: Images of the front and back covers of a child's verse book. The text and illustrations of the cover are mostly disintegrated, but the word 'Primer' appears to be on the front. A handwritten note in the top, left-hand corner of the front cover says, "Josie May Lance, Born 1869 - her book."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Image
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Little Frog and Pretty Mouse

Description: Front cover and page of text from a book titled "Little Front and the Pretty Mouse." The page of text has the title "The Hungry Spider." at the top and is written in verse.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Carnations]

Description: Gold colored postcard with three pink carnations on the front. Printed below them is a short poem, "The world is filled with flowers. The flowers are filed with dew The dew is filled with love For you, and you, and you."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 02, Number 01, Spring, 1990

Description: Biannual publication "devoted to the rich history of Dallas and North Central Texas" as a way to "examine the many historical legacies--social, ethnic, cultural, political--which have shaped the modern city of Dallas and the region around it." This issue focuses on music and art.
Date: 1990
Creator: Dallas County Heritage Society
Partner: Dallas Historical Society

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 89, July 1985 - April, 1986

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 575.
Date: 1985/1986
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

Features and Fillers: Texas Journalists on Texas Folklore

Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains popular folklore of Texas, including information about animals, folk music, weather lore, folk beliefs, legends, folk medicine, poetry and other folktales. The index begins on page 229.
Date: 1999
Creator: Harris, Jim
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Press

The Trail, Yearbook of Daniel Baker College, 1924

Description: Yearbook for Daniel Baker College in Brownwood, Texas includes photos of and information about the college, student body, professors, and organizations.
Date: 1924
Creator: Daniel Baker College (Brownwood, Tex.)
Item Type: Yearbook
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

The Trail, Yearbook of Daniel Baker College, 1917

Description: Yearbook for Daniel Baker College in Brownwood, Texas includes photos of and information about the college, student body, professors, and organizations.
Date: 1917
Creator: Daniel Baker College (Brownwood, Tex.)
Item Type: Yearbook
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

The Trail, Yearbook of Daniel Baker College, 1920

Description: Yearbook for Daniel Baker College in Brownwood, Texas includes photos of and information about the college, student body, professors, and organizations.
Date: 1920
Creator: Daniel Baker College (Brownwood, Tex.)
Item Type: Yearbook
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

The Trail, Yearbook of Daniel Baker College, 1921

Description: Yearbook for Daniel Baker College in Brownwood, Texas includes photos of and information about the college, student body, professors, and organizations.
Date: 1921
Creator: Daniel Baker College (Brownwood, Tex.)
Item Type: Yearbook
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

The Trail, Yearbook of Daniel Baker College, 1922

Description: Yearbook for Daniel Baker College in Brownwood, Texas includes photos of and information about the college, student body, professors, and organizations.
Date: 1922
Creator: Daniel Baker College (Brownwood, Tex.)
Item Type: Yearbook
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

The Hill Billie, Yearbook of Daniel Baker College, 1930

Description: Yearbook for Daniel Baker College in Brownwood, Texas includes photos of and information about the college, student body, professors, and organizations.
Date: 1930
Creator: Daniel Baker College (Brownwood, Tex.)
Item Type: Yearbook
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

The Trail, Yearbook of Daniel Baker College, 1916

Description: Yearbook for Daniel Baker College in Brownwood, Texas includes photos of and information about the college, student body, professors, and organizations.
Date: 1916
Creator: Daniel Baker College (Brownwood, Tex.)
Item Type: Yearbook
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

Grinstead's Graphic, May 1922

Description: Monthly magazine containing human-interest stories, editorials, articles about the Hill Country region of Texas, and fictional stories.
Date: May 1922
Creator: Grinstead, J. E. (Jesse Edward), 1866-1948
Partner: Schreiner University

The History of Wonder

Description: A poem about a dog named Wonder who had an insatiable appetite and was killed for stealing food. The poem has twelve stanzas, each consisting of six lines.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sampson, Neal; Hornsby, Nat & George, Joe
Item Type: Poem
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Clipping drawn at West Point Academy, 1847]

Description: Clipping of a man and woman by a stream. On the back is a handwritten poem and note dated August 15, 1895, stating it was drawn by William A. Nimmo at West Point and sent to C. B. Moore around 1847.
Date: 1847
Creator: Nimmo, William A.
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Poem clipped from newspaper]

Description: Poem clipped from newspaper, half of which is missing. The part that can be read says, "w squall." On the back is an ad for The Pilgrim Teacher with a date of 1886.
Date: 1886
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Literature: an illustrated Weekly Magazine, Volume 1, Number 31, September 22, 1888

Description: Weekly literary magazine that contains articles and excerpts on various topics as well as advertisements; according the to the cover, it includes "Criticism, Biography, News, [and] Selected Readings." Contents for this issue: Paul Hamilton Hayne. With portrait; Poems by Paul H. Hayne: The Solitary Lake, Krishna and His Three Handmaidens, Lyric of Action, Hopes and Memories, The Spirea, Bryant Dead, The Supreme Hour, The Woodland Phases, Soul-Advances, The Poet's Mind; Davidson's "Poetry of the Future"; Longfellow's "Hiawatha"; and About Rhythm.
Date: September 22, 1888
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

A Book Lover in Texas

Description: This autobiographical text discusses Evelyn Oppenheimer's role as a reader and book reviewer in Texas. The book discusses both her life and opinions regarding books and various topics. A selection of her poetry and one of her short stories ("The Green Conscience") are also included. Index starts on page 153.
Date: 1995
Creator: Oppenheimer, Evelyn, 1907-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Press

[Joe Clark, HBSS Relaxing]

Description: Photograph of Joe Clark lying in a hammock at his home in Farmington Hills, Michigan. He is holding a rope to help rock the hammock. A poem titled "If You Want to Catch a Fish" is typed to the right of the image on a mat. Photo By: Bernice Clark. Clark PhotoFile: 8054-R1-31
Date: July 12, 1961
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections