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[W. R. Berry General Merchandise Fan]

Description: Fan created by W. R. Berry General Merchandise featuring a portrait of a young boy sitting on a pumpkin.
Date: 190u
Creator: W. R. Berry General Merchandise
Partner: Salado Public Library

[Aerial Dead Reckoning Computer]

Description: Suzette VanDaell's Aerial Dead Reckoning Computer, type E-6B, as used by the U. S. Army Air Forces, and manufactured by Cruver Manufacturing Co. in Chicago, Illinois. The item comes in a box, discolored with age, that's covered in various bits of tape on the front and back. There are faded pencil markings on the front and back of Suzette VanDaell's name and other letters. In the middle is a box detailing the serial number and information of the computer. The device slides out with a middle piece of cardboard that's fraying on the sides and has tape on it as well. Inside is a brown leather pouch that is worn on the outside with use. The device is a white piece of plastic with green lines and numbers from 30-300 on one side and 90-400 on the other. There is a large circular metal device that moves along the plastic.
Date: unknown
Creator: Cruver Manufacturing Co.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

Hamilton's Drug Store menu

Description: This Hamilton's Drug Store menu includes sodas, fruit juices, soups, sandwiches, and salads. The menu also includes some information about the drug store. Hamilton's Drug Store grand opening was on a Tuesday morning, June 15, 1941. It was located on the corner of Fry and Hickory Street. The owners were W. P. Hamilton and E. C. Perryman. The business had a pharmacy, a complete soda fountain, a cosmetics area, and an assortment of sporting goods, picnic supplies, cigarettes, tobacco, candy, gum, stationary, cards, magazines, first aid supplies, baby foods and accessories.
Date: 1941/1946
Creator: Hamilton's Drug Store
Partner: Denton Public Library

[San Antonio, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the San Antonio, Texas fire department. The triangular patch has a dark blue background and yellow edging. A red cross with white borders occupies most of the space. "San Antonio Fire Dept." is written in yellow across the top and bottom edges. The yellow image of a "fire scramble" appears in the center of the cross.The patch was designed in 1970 by Assistant Chief Reyes Lopez, with the assistance of District Chief Roger Rodriguez and Engineer Roger Ojeda. The patch was shaped like a shield to represent protection, the color red represents bravery, the color white represents honor, and the blue background represents devotion to duty
Date: unknown
Creator: Lopez, Reyes
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[World War One Small Box Gas Mask]

Description: World War One-era "small box respirator" gas mask, consisting of a canvas or cloth face piece, with inset glass or resin eye lenses, and straps that wrap around the back of the head. The front of the mask has a valve located behind a cloth-covered tube that goes over the mouth and attaches to a small yellow metal box containing activated charcoal (made of peach pits or the pits from other stone fruits). The wearer would have breathed only through the mouth, inhaling air scrubbed clean by the charcoal in the box, and had their nose squeezed shut by a clip inside the mask.
Date: [1914..1918]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[World War One Doughboy Helmet]

Description: Doughboy helmet owned by Alvin Mansfield Owsley during World War One, made of steel with an anjustable leather chin strap. Officially known as the M1917 Helmet, it was also known colloquially as the dishpan hat, tin pan hat, washbasin, battle bowler, and Kelly helmet.
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[John Thomas Bell Wall magnet]

Description: Magnet for the John Thomas Memorial Bell Wall, a National AIDS Memorial, at the Cathedral of Hope in Dallas. It has an image of three bells bordered by the words "Justice," "Hope," and "Remembrance."
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[PFLAG Sticker]

Description: Sticker for P-FLAG (Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays). The sticker has a purple background and white text; there is an illustration of an interlocked heart and triangle in the center with the text "Family" above and "www.pflag.org" printed below.
Date: unknown
Creator: Parents & Friends of Lesbians and Gays
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Vials of Medication]

Description: Two vials of the drug Compound Q. This non-FDA approved medication was acquired by the Dallas Buyer’s Club for the treatment of AIDS. The vials have serial numbers and words written in Chinese characters as well as dosages written on the sides.
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Medals from the Gay Games]

Description: Six medals from Gay Games III, an LGBT event similar to the Olympics. They are arranged in a rough star shape against a blue background, with a bronze medal in the center and five gold medals in a ring around it. Each medal has a colored cord attached at the top and stretched toward the edges of the background.
Date: 1990
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Lifetime Membership Award]

Description: Plaque that has a black background with gold lettering, mounted on wood. An image of a staff with a treble clef and music notes is at the top. Text below says "This Lifetime Membership is presented to John Thomas in appreciation and recognition of outstanding service to the Turtle Creek Chorale since the first season in 1980."
Date: [1995 ..1998]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Lifetime Membership Award]

Description: Plaque that has a black background with gold lettering, mounted on wood. An image of a staff with a treble clef and music notes is at the top. Text below says "This Lifetime Membership is presented to John Thomas in appreciation and recognition of outstanding service to the Turtle Creek Chorale since the first season in 1980."
Date: [1995 ..1998]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[March on Washington T-Shirt]

Description: Yellow T-shirt with black text. There is a silhouette of the state of Texas and the words "March On Washington October 14, 1979."
Date: October 1979
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Award from the Foundation for Human Understanding]

Description: Cut-glass trophy in a rough teardrop shape on a rectangular base. Gold text in the body says "John Thomas Life Time Achievement Award" and has the logo for the Foundation for Human Understanding at the bottom.
Date: [1996..1998]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Resource Center Dallas T-Shirt]

Description: White T-shirt with a blue and red logo over the left breast. The logo has an outline of a house with a candle inside and the text "Resource Center of Dallas Volunteer" written underneath.
Date: 1990
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Crossroads Market Bag]

Description: Bag from Crossroads Market, a store run by Bill Nelson, Terry Tebedo, and William Waybourn throughout the 1980s. The bag has a logo with the initials "CM" in the center of a circle and text underneath that says "Crossroads Market Bookstore & Cafe."
Date: 1980~
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Team Dallas Sports and Cultural Festival Buttons]

Description: Five identical round buttons for "Team Dallas." One button is in the center and the other four are organized around it, facing out. Each one has an image of a red pegasus flying in front of a pink triangle. Beneath the image are the words "Sports & Cultural Festival October 8-11, 1993."
Date: October 1993
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Robert Schwab Award to Bill Hunt]

Description: Rectangular glass award in a wooden stand. The glass is etched with the words "The Texas Human Rights Foundation" above a triangular logo that contains part of the U.S. flag and the text "...with liberty and justice for all." There is a metal plaque on the wooden base with the text "1992 Robert Schwab Award, BILL HUNT."
Date: 1992
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Dallas Gay Political Caucus Full T-Shirt]

Description: Navy blue T-shirt that has a logo over the left breast and the initials DGPC (Dallas Gay Political Caucus) above it. The Dallas Gay Political Caucus eventually became the Dallas Gay Alliance.
Date: [1976..1983]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Resource Center Dallas Logo]

Description: Close-up of a blue and red logo over the left breast of a white T-shirt. The logo has an outline of a house with a candle inside and the text "Resource Center of Dallas Volunteer" written underneath.
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Cheer Dallas Megaphone]

Description: White megaphone with a blue and red logo for Cheer Dallas in the center. Decorative blue and red stars are below the logo in a ring around the wide end of the megaphone.
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[March on Washington Button]

Description: Round button from Dallas LGBT organizations. It has a white silhouette of the state of Texas on a black background. There is pink text around the outside that says "March on Washington '93" and the word "Dallas" inside the silhouette with a pink triangle above it.
Date: 1993
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Gay Urban Truth Squad Button]

Description: Square, black button on a small plastic stand. There is a pink triangle near the top, with a purple "stamp" that says "G*U*T*S" and the words "Gay Urban Truth Squad" written at the bottom. The Gay Urban Truth Squad (GUTS) was a side project of the Dallas Gay Alliance.
Date: unknown
Creator: Monroe, Bruce
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Dallas Gay Alliance T-Shirt (2)]

Description: White T-shirt with an image of a flag and the words "Dallas Gay Alliance" underneath. The flag has a blue square in the upper-left corner containing blue and white silhouettes of faces; the rest of the flag has rainbow stripes.
Date: [1983..1993]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections