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Site brings historic newspapers into modern age

Description: Newspaper article about the digitization efforts by the UNT Libraries' digital newspaper unit resulting in over one million Texas newspaper pages available freely online at the Portal to Texas History. There is a photograph of Trista Barker in the upper-right corner of the article holding a roll of microfilm in front of her face with a computer, monitor, and Mekel Mach V Microfilm Scanner behind her. There is a partial article on the back of the clipping.
Date: March 17, 2013
Creator: Smith, Diane & Faulkner, Max
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Partner: UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit

[Clippings: Victoria woman among those honored and Female WWII pilots]

Description: Newspaper clippings of two articles about Victoria resident Eleanor "Mickey" McLernon Brown and other WASP receiving awards for the service in WWII. A photograph of Brown is included with the article. On the back of the clippings, there are local announcements and a Dillard's advertisement.
Date: March 11, 2010
Creator: Velasquez, J. J. & Hefling, Kimberly
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Fort Worth Star-Telegram Press Clips, March 25, 1992]

Description: A clipping from the Fort Worth Star-Telegram covering an event in Denton. Artwork from 55 elementary students of Fort Worth, Hurst-Euless-Bedford, and four other school districts is on display at UNT's Art Building.
Date: March 25, 1992
Creator: {{{name}}}
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Fort Worth Star-Telegram clipping, March 25, 1992]

Description: A clipping from the Fort Worth Star-Telegram covering two locations, Dallas and Denton. In Dallas, Warren Morgan was named the President Emeritus of Paul Quinn College and David Stevens was named the chief fiscal officer of the same institution. In Denton, artwork from 55 elementary students of Fort Worth, Hurst-Euless-Bedford, and four other school districts is on display at UNT's Art Building.
Date: March 25, 1992
Creator: Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Clipping: Victoria woman among those honored for duties in WASP]

Description: Newspaper clipping of an article about Victoria resident Eleanor "Mickey" McLernon Brown and other WASP receiving awards for the service in WWII. A photograph of Brown is included with the article, and on the back of the clipping, there are local announcements and a Dillard's advertisement.
Date: March 11, 2010
Creator: Velasquez, J. J.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: Female WWII pilots awarded medals and Victoria woman honored]

Description: Newspaper clippings of two articles about female pilots being honored for their service in World War II, including receiving the Congressional Gold Medal in Washington D.C. Portions of advertisements and other articles are visible on the backs of the clippings, including a school advertisement, a Dillard's advertisement, and an article about drug addiction.
Date: March 11, 2010
Creator: Hefling, Kimberly & Velasquez, J. J.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Denton Record-Chronicle March 29, 1995]

Description: A pair of clippings from the Denton Record-Chronicle pieces on new art education programs in the North Texas area. The first is of a student-made rain forest and the second is an Animal Edutainment presentation.
Date: March 29, 1995
Creator: Denton Record-Chronicle
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Clipping of April Washington article]

Description: A clipping from a Denton Record-Chronicle article written by April Washington that covers the Edward and Betty Marcus Foundation grant received by NTIEVA that will fund a new art and computer project. The project aims to put more computers in schools and provide better art education to students.
Date: March 12, 1995
Creator: Washington, April M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[The North Texas Daily Arts & Entertainment, March 7, 1995]

Description: A clipping of an article written by Paige Taylor for the Arts and Entertainment section of The North Texas Daily. The article discusses the Marcus Foundation grant that was received by the NTIEVA program at UNT and the Dallas Museum of Art.
Date: March 7, 1995
Creator: Taylor, Paige
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Clipping: Five Girls Here Seek Wasp Membership]

Description: Newspaper clipping of an article about five Kelly Field employees who applied to join the WASP. The article features brief profiles of each woman that include her age, address, occupation, and flight experience. On the back of the clippings are articles and photographs related to WWII and Kelly Field.
Date: March 4, 1944
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

Oak Grove Church, Nearly Century Old, Stirs Memories

Description: Newspaper clipping regarding the Little Church in the Valley in Oak Grove, Texas. Photograph of the bridge across Little Elm Creek between Lloyd and Alec Bush's Store.
Date: 1953-03-05~
Creator: Wooley, Pauline
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Jelly Bryce on his Myres gun belt]

Description: Newspaper clipping that delves into the backstory of Sam Myres and the holster that he made for Jelly Bryce, an FBI Agent in Oklahoma. The article goes on to talk about a time where Jelly squared off with an outlaw and survived due to him being able to quickly fire at the outlaw with the help of his Myres gun belt.
Date: March 18, 1957
Creator: DeLaPlane, Stanton
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum

[Interview with Bill Myres about holsters]

Description: Newspaper clipping that interviews Bill Myres about the holsters made by the S. D. Myres Saddle Company. He goes on to tell a story about a man who killed an outlaw by being able to quickly draw his gun due to the high quality of the holster.
Date: March 18, 1957
Creator: Myres, Bill
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum

[Clipping: Local Eleanor Brown awarded DAR "Women in American History Award"]

Description: Newspaper clipping of an article about Eleanor "Mickey" Brown receiving the "Women in American History Award" from the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR). The article includes a photo of Brown holding the award with DAR Regent Sandra Skach. There is an article about passing on heritage to the next generation on the back of the clipping.
Date: March 16, 2010
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Clipping: Wings of freedom were well worn]

Description: Newspaper clipping of an article about John Faulkner and Jay Rigby, two veterans who flew in WWII. The article includes a photograph of both men. On the back of the clipping are anniversary and birth announcements.
Date: March 25, 2007
Creator: Wolff, Henry, Jr.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

Grant makes art, computer project possible

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on a collaborative educational project that will provide school children with a new view to the world of art and computers, thanks to grants from the Edward and Betty Marcus foundation. The grant support a join art education project by the UNT School of Visual arts, UNT's North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts and the Dallas Museum of Art.
Date: March 12, 1995
Creator: Washington, April
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Update, March 30, 1992]

Description: A newsletter clipping with bulletin information about the art happenings at the University of North Texas, information about the progress with the program North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts and with the art faculty involved at the school, the program and the Denton community. This newsletter informs about William McCarter and Jack Davis having presented "Multiculturalism: Visual Perspectives" to the Association of General Education International Conference in Denton. McCarter and Davis also presented "Visual Arts in Context: Arts Program in Schools at a Music Symposium 92: Growing and Developing in the Arts.
Date: March 30, 1992
Creator: University of North Texas
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Fund raising for university involves teamwork at UNT

Description: A page from the "In House" newsletter, published by the University of North Texas. In a team effort from those involved at the UNT they managed to raise $565,000 in gifts and private grants all for the art education program at the school of visual arts. Lane states that all gifts and grants are important and that the bigger grants came to UNT because they college has one of the best art education programs in the nation. A second article at the bottom of the newsletter states, "Wal-Mart supports UNT technology program," the largest retail store has gifted the University $20,000.
Date: March 1994
Creator: Lane, Peter B.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

New standards being drawn up for art classes

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on discipline-based art education sweeping over public school curriculum's. A coalition of art education associations, which include representatives of visual arts, music and dance, are working on the national standards that would ensure all students get a grounding in fine arts. Art education needs to bee seen as a basic and not a frill.
Date: March 9, 1993
Creator: Holloway, Karel
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Students paint murals for elementary

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on North Texas art students creating two large murals to promote cultural unity and environmentalism at the Robert E. Lee elementary school in Denton. Each mural is on the outside wall surrounding the first-grade reading room, are eight feet long and are covered in environmental and culturally diverse scenes from basic designs drawn by the students.
Date: March 5, 1993
Creator: Reinhardt, Robin
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Foundation makes arts gifts

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring a snippet on Edward and Betty Marcus Foundation gifting $79,855 to North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts. The money will be used to produce prints of the great works of art in Dallas and Fort Worth museums to be used as educational tools in schools.
Date: March 9, 1993
Creator: The Dallas Morning News
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Figure that

Description: An newspaper clipping with two photograph images, the first one is Chinese artist, Xiaoze Xie demonstrating Chinese figure painting to the Sam Houston Elementary school. The second image is Cynda Riddle talking with Xie during his demonstration.
Date: March 1, 1993
Creator: Denton Record-Chronicle
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Elementary school artwork on display]

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring a small article on artwork from elementary school children in the six school districts in the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts program is on display at the University of North Texas Art Building.
Date: March 25, 1992
Creator: Star Telegram Forth Worth, Texas
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections