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[Bookstore entrance]

Description: Photograph of the entrance to the Trinity Episcopal Cathedral bookstore in Portland, Oregon. Two attendees from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was also held in Portland, are in the photo. The group took a tour of the cathedral, the Stearns Library, and the bookstore. Two framed drawings are hung on either side of the doorway and crosses are for sale inside. A sign that reads "keep calm and carry on" is on the door.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Stearns Library entrance]

Description: Photograph of the entrance to the Stearns Library at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Portland, Oregon. Attendees from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held in Portland, toured the cathedral, the library, and the bookstore. Through the doorway the tour guide can be seen speaking to the attendees. Drawings are hung on the wall on either side of the entrance.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Guide beside aron kodesh]

Description: Photograph of the tour guide standing beside the open aron kodesh, which holds the scrolls of the Torah. The six scrolls are all covered in a uniquely patterned cloth. The doors to it are wide open and are made from stained glass panes. Attendees from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held in Portland, Oregon, toured the Neveh Shalom synagogue where this is located.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Aron kodesh being opened]

Description: Photograph of someone opening the aron kodesh, where the scrolls of the Torah are stored, at the Neveh Shalom synagogue. The doors are made of stained glass and each scroll is covered in its own special cloth with a different design. Attendees from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held in Portland, Oregon, toured the synagogue.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Continuous Recording-Seal and Door-Fastener.

Description: Patent for a continuous recording-seal and door-fastener. The purpose behind this patent is the continuous recording-seal and door-fastener itself which is intended to "provide a simple means of fastening, sealing, and cleating or closing the crack of a car or other sliding hinge door" (lines 9-12).
Date: March 29, 1887
Creator: Ferguson, George J.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Stairway at Battery Kimble]

Description: Photograph of large metal doors and a stairway leading to the top side of Battery Kimble at Fort Travis on the Bolivar Peninsula in Texas. This bunker is constructed of reinforced concrete and burrowed into a hill. Battery Kimble was constructed in 1925 and is the largest battery at Fort Travis. Battery Kimble has two concrete pads for large guns, a magazine for ammunition, a commanders station, and barracks.
Date: July 29, 2006
Creator: Howington, Ann
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Partner: UNT Libraries