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[Fuel ration coupon]

Description: Fuel ration coupon issued by the Office of Price Administration during WWII, to Mrs. Abbie F. Stevens of Waltham, Massachusetts. The dates on the card range from November 18, 1942 to March 20, 1943.
Date: October 1, 1942
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Speech delivered by President Chilton

Description: Manuscript speech written by President Chilton and delivered to commemorate the opening of the Texas State Normal College and Teachers Training Institute in Denton, Texas. Page 2 of the speech is missing.
Date: September 16, 1890
Creator: Chilton, Joshua Crittenden
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[Aunt China and Uncle Harv (2)]

Description: Photograph of Aunt China and Uncle Harv Sparks sitting near a fireplace in their home living room. Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. The text of a poem titled "Life Together" is pasted beneath the image.
Date: 1941
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Joe Clark HBSS Jailed for Wearin' Shoes]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: This photo and information can be found in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS Scrapbook" starting on page 21 which contains the photos and text of the December 1943 issue of National Geographic. A 22 page article "Home Folk Around Historic Cumberland Gap" by Leo A. Borah with 25 photos by Joe Clark HBSS. A wealth of information and a must read. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark, HBSS
Date: 1943
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Irene Biffle Williams to Byrd Williams, Jr., August 23, 1923]

Description: Letter from Irene Biffle Williams to her husband Byrd Williams, Jr., discussing the need for money to pay for their sons, B. M. (Byrd, III) and John to have their tonsils taken out, as well as for John's circumcision. The letter also delves into their marital troubles as Byrd spends too much time away while working and gambling.
Date: August 23, 1923
Creator: Williams, Irene Biffle
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Nettie Williams North Texas Normal College diploma]

Description: Diploma from North Texas Normal College certifying that Nettie Williams has completed the necessary coursework in English to achieve certification. At the top of the document is an illustration of the Normal Building, which was the only school building at the time. At the bottom of the diploma it is embossed with the North Texas Normal College seal. The Certificate is signed by President of Faculty Menter Bradley Terrill, President of Trustees William A. Ponder, President of the Board of Regents Colonel Thomas Walter Abney, Secretary of Faculty J.A. Sanders, Secretary of the Board of Trustees H. F. Schweer, and the Secretary of the Board of Regents Honorable Alvin Clark Owsley.
Date: June 3, 1897
Creator: North Texas Normal College
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[Students reciting]

Description: Photograph of students standing against the wall at the front of the class at the Locust Grove School. Two teachers are also at the front of the class looking in their books while other students remain seated at their benches.
Date: 1940
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Bridesmaid holds bouquet at country wedding]

Description: Photograph of bridesmaid, Gerry Petrey, holding a bouquet at the country wedding of Hazel Petrey and Gilbert Dove. In the background, "Junebug" Clark (Joe Clark's brother) chides Mable Henderson for letting Jerry catch the bride's bouquet of wild roses (text from "Country Wedding" by Joe Clark, HBSS, 1974.) Narrative by Junebug Clark: More images and information can be found in the July 28, 1941 issue of Life Magazine, pages 82-85 in the story “Life Magazine Goes to a Kentucky Wedding.” Also in the Joe Clark, HBSS book “Country Wedding," published in 1974. Additionally, a 1982 photo of Hazel and Gilbert can be found in Joe’s Tennessee Scrapbook. All are in the Clark Family Photography Collection.
Date: June 15, 1941
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Bridesmaid holds bouquet at country wedding]

Description: Photograph of bridesmaid, Gerry Petrey, holding a bouquet of the country wedding of Hazel Petrey and Gilbert Dove. In the background, "Junebug" Clark (Joe Clark's brother) chides Mable Henderson for letting Jerry catch the bride's bouquet of wild roses (text from "Country Wedding" by Joe Clark, HBSS, 1974.) Narrative by Junebug Clark: More images and information can be found in the July 28, 1941 issue of Life Magazine, pages 82-85 in the story “Life Magazine Goes to a Kentucky Wedding.” Also in the Joe Clark, HSSS book “Country Wedding," published in 1974. All are in the Clark Family Photography Collection.
Date: June 15, 1941
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections