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[Client Card: Church of the Immaculate Conception]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for the Church of the Immaculate Conception, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Piece included: Sheidwo Bronze door by Betti Richards (6 copies).
Date: July 1953
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

[Client Card: Bell and Greene]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Bell and Greene, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Pieces included: Egan Mausoleum doors (2 copies), dowel (4 copies), door and side panels for Noeth-Dombrowe Mausoleum, and numerals (11 numerals, 8 periods).
Date: July 1933
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

[Dorothy Bland and attendees at dinner]

Description: Photograph of Dorothy Bland (green), the dean of the UNT Mayborn School of Journalism, standing with two attendees during one of the formal dinners at the Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference. They are at a standing table in the Vineyard dining area at the Hilton DFW Lakes Executive Conference Center in Grapevine, TX.
Date: July 22, 2017
Creator: Clark, Junebug
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[CSLA attendee outside of building]

Description: Photograph of an attendee of the 40th anniversary Church and Synagogue Library Association conference held at the Inn at Valley Forge in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania. She is standing in front of a building, part of its name is "ter at Valley", the first word is cut off in the photo. Someone is holding open one of the doors.
Date: [2007-07-14..2007-07-17]
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[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

[Steps of Bridwell Library]

Description: Photograph of the steps to the entrance of the Bridwell Library from a tour of the library on the SMU campus during the 2015 Church and Synagogue Library Association conference. The attendees are standing at the steps and one is at the door. The group was touring several locations around Dallas.
Date: July 28, 2015
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Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Adult materials at PHPC]

Description: Photograph of the shelves for adult materials at the Preston Hollow Presbyterian Church library in Dallas, that was toured during the 2015 Church and Synagogue Library Association conference. The shelves are full of DVDs and audiobooks and two signs placed on the top level read "Adult DVDs" and "Adult Audiobooks". To the left of the shelves are more books and to the right is a doorway.
Date: July 28, 2015
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Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Jeri Baker at luncheon at WBC 2]

Description: Photograph of Jeri Baker, the librarian, speaking to attendees from a tour of the Wilshire Baptist Church library in Dallas during the 2015 Church and Synagogue Library Association conference. The attendees were treated to a lunch in the dining hall of the location, at tables set with glassware and decorated with flowers. On the wall there are large paintings of religious scenes hung up. A podium and a microphone stand are set up between two of the tables. In the background are large wooden doors and an open area at the entrance.
Date: July 28, 2015
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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

[Jane Lenz Elder speaking]

Description: Photograph of Jane Lenz Elder speaking on a tour of the Bridwell Library at SMU in Dallas during the 2015 Church and Synagogue Library Association conference. She is leading the conference attendees on their tour. Behind her one is sitting down in a chair with shelves behind her. There are small and thin books and materials on the shelves. A pair of doors is also in the background.
Date: July 28, 2015
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Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Elementary School Building, Anson, Texas: First Floor Plan

Description: Floor plan for a two-story elementary school building in Anson, Texas. It includes a floor plan for the first floor (bottom left) as well as a door and window schedule (top) and a room finish schedule (bottom right). There are classrooms, toilets, offices, rooms, and corridors with measurements in the floor plan.
Date: July 12, 1929
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Sealing Device.

Description: Patent for improvements in the design of devices used for sealing car doors, including illustrations and a description. The device is designed in such a way that the seal may not be removed in the locked position without breaking the door, thus preventing theft.
Date: July 1, 1913
Creator: Fox, Charles E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Car Door Opener.

Description: Patent for a car door opener, making it possible to open a car door without using a hammer or injuring oneself.
Date: July 31, 1906
Creator: Gibson, Levi D.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Door-Check.

Description: Patent for a door check that holds the door at any point when it is swinging closed.
Date: July 18, 1911
Creator: Martin, Joseph M.
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

Construction of Doors or Window-Sashes.

Description: Patent for "improvements in the construction of doors and window-sashes, the object being to provide a door or window-sash which shall be constructed of two pieces of timber united by means of a key to prevent warping or twisting" (lines 8-13). The panel of the door or the pane of glass can also be united by the key. This design lightens and cheapens doors and window-sashes.
Date: July 28, 1896
Creator: Cordray, Henry A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Weather-Strip.

Description: Patent for a simple, inexpensive, and improved weather strip that "will be operated by the opening and closing of the door, and which will not interfere with carpets, and which will when the door is closed effectually exclude wind, rain, dust and the like" (lines 12-16).
Date: July 4, 1893
Creator: Bradford, McDuffee
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Triangle for Billiard-Balls.

Description: Patent for an improved triangle for billiard balls that consists of sides, movable doors on the bottom edge, a fixed guide on the side of the triangle, and springs to hold the doors.
Date: July 11, 1893
Creator: Rohrbach, Gabriel
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Coin-Controlled Apparatus.

Description: Patent for a simple, inexpensive, and durable coin-controlled apparatus that is "designed to indicate by the varying positions occupied by the spheres, the nature of a dream, the apparatus being designed primarily as a dream-revealer" (lines 17-20). The operator pulls a lever which forces the dice inside the glass container to move into holes. The operator reads a key on the outside of the device that indicates what he will dream.
Date: July 18, 1893
Creator: Taylor, James P.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Door-Saddle.

Description: Patent for new and improved door saddles, which consists "of a longitudinal and cross-grooved arrangement of parts coacting with inclined surfaces and shields to cause a perfect drainage of water" (lines 11-15), including instructions and illustration.
Date: July 13, 1897
Creator: Vogel, Thomas.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department