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[1928 Ahavath Sholom Confirmation Class]

Description: Photograph of the 1928 Ahavath Sholom confirmation class standing on the altar (called a bimah) of the synagogue located downtown in the 800 block of Taylor Street in Fort Worth, Texas. From left to right, the confirmands are: Rebecca Luskey, Cecile Bodzy, Martha Daiches, Mrs. Abraham Bengis (teacher), Rabbi Abraham Bengis, Esther Klimist, Sally Kruger, Sarah Garston. Behind the confirmands is a replica of the Ten Commandments which rests above the curtained ark, which houses the Torah scrolls. In front of the dais is a seven-branched menorah.
Date: May 27, 1928
Partner: Fort Worth Jewish Archives

52nd Annual Convention State Firemen's Association of Texas

Description: This program contains information about the Denton Fire Department, a biographical sketch about W. J. Austin, descendant of Stephen F. Austin and former president of the State Firemen's Association, a list of officers and members of the Denton Fire Department, and several photographs of firemen and their equipment. The booklet also contains information about the mayor and city officials of Denton in 1928, a photograph of Denton city hall, a photograph of Godwin Hotel, and the schedule of events for the annual convention of the State Firemen's Association of Texas. Some information about other Denton County fire departments is included. The program also contains several advertisements for Texas and Denton County businesses.
Date: 1928-06-12~
Creator: State Firemen's Association of Texas
Partner: Denton Public Library

Abilene Improvement Company Store and Garage, Abilene, Texas: Detail of Ramp Construction

Description: Ramp construction detail for a two-story store and garage building commissioned by The Abilene Improvement Company in Abilene, Texas. Other sections include detail of removable portion of third floor on north side, detail of south-east portion of third floor, detail of hangers for future beams, and beam details.
Date: 1928
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Abilene Improvement Company Store and Garage, Abilene, Texas: Door Details

Description: Door details for a two-story store and garage building commissioned by The Abilene Improvement Company in Abilene, Texas. They include shower room doors, accordion doors, exterior rear doors, overhead garage doors, exterior sliding doors, metal d.h. window, wood d.h. window, interior sliding door, and rolling doors. A section for a sliding door at service station has been voided.
Date: 1928
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.