[Autograph Book of Maggie Hampton] (open access)

[Autograph Book of Maggie Hampton]

Signature and address book used by Maggie Mayfield Hampton during her time teaching at the Fred Douglas school in Prairie View, Texas. Various friends at the school wrote notes to Maggie in the book. The journal has a purple fabric cover with a flower pattern; decorative embellishments are on the front, including flowers and the letters "Auto."
Date: 1906-09/1907-05~
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Book
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Congregation at Mount Pilgrim C.M.E. Church]

Copy print of the congregation at Mount Pilgrim Christian Methodist Episcopal Church in Denton, Texas. Members of the church are seated on benches on either side of the photograph. Another group is posing in an alcove at the back of the church. A handwritten note on the back says, "Mt. Pilgrim C.M.E. Church, 339 Roberston St. 1939."
Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Couple at Fred Moore High School]

Photograph of a young man and woman standing together in a room filled with metal folding chairs. A handwritten note on the back says, "James Lee & Joyce After Hazel's Pageant, May 25, 1967, At Fred Moore High School."
Date: May 25, 1967
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Flyer: School Board Election] (open access)

[Flyer: School Board Election]

Campaign flyer promoting Welton Stoker for the Denton school board. It includes information about the time for the election, information about Stoker, and a photograph of him posing wit his family.
Date: 19XX-05-08
Creator: Stoker, Welton
Object Type: Pamphlet
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Fred Douglas High School Football Team]

Photocopy of the team portrait of the Fred Douglas High School football team during the 1940s. Identified from left to right: First Row -- William Goodnes, Lawrence Peace, L. H. Simpkins, unknown, Eddie Franklin, George Davis, Ernest Sims, Jr., Charlie Beatty. Second Row -- J. D. Stimson (left), James Whitlow (second from right). Third Row -- Bennie Gober, Billy Simpson, unknown, Luther Varner, Ponder, unknown, W. L. Kimble, E. D. Price, unknown.
Date: [1940..1949]
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Fred Moore High School]

Photograph of the front of Fred Moore High School in Denton, Texas. A handwritten note on the back says, "Fred Moore High School Built In 1949."
Date: [1949..]
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Fred Moore School Classroom]

Photograph of a classroom at Fred Moore School in Denton, Texas. There are several students sitting at desks and two groups of students standing at the back for the room with three adults near several shelves that have stacks of cans and eggs. The adults are identified as Miss Eva Courtney (a volunteer) at the far right, Jewel Logan (another volunteer) at the far left, and the teacher, Lucille Nix. Several of the students are also identified: Drucilla Kimble (back right, wearing a plaid jacket), Archie Hicks (standing behind Drucilla), Joyce Young (seated at the far right), Shiela Bell (seated at a desk in the middle front), and Gwen (standing in front of Miss Nix on the left). The words "Precious Memories" are affixed to the photo near the top of the image.
Date: [1961..1962]
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Gravestone for Irma Kimble]

Photograph of the gravestone for Irma J. Kimble. It has an open book with her name and birth and death dates (Nov. 22, 1937 and Nov. 25, 1937). Flowers and a cross are around the book. A fence and road are partially visible in the background. Handwritten text on the back of the photograph says "Eakins Cemetery, Ponder, Texas, 1st Triplets [...] Denton County."
Date: 2001~
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Group at Mount Pilgrim Christian Methodist Episcopal Church]

Photograph of a group of men and women at "Annual Usher Day" at Mount Pilgrim C.M.E. Church in Denton, Texas. The group is standing behind a communion railing and a pulpit is on the far left. Two men in clerical garb are on the left including Pastor Johnny Alexander (second from left). The two persons to the right of Pastor Alexander are identified as Opal Goodner (usher of the year) and Thomas Brotherton. The last two on the far right are identified as Johnson (first name unknown) and Evelyn Curry (a TWU professor).
Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Group of People at a Table]

Photograph of three women and a man seated around a table, looking at papers in front of the man in the center. A handwritten note on the back says "Mrs. Lucille Nix; Alexander, Fred Moore & Gladys Standefer, Secretary." Mrs. Alice Moore Alexander and the daughter of Fred Moore.
Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Group of People in Quakertown]

Photograph of a group of people posing together in Quakertown in two rows, with one group seated in the front and the others standing behind. Other people are visible on a house porch in the background. A handwritten note on the back says "People of Quakertown."
Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Nursery School Class Photo]

Copy print of a nursery school class in Denton, Texas, taken in front of the teacher's home on Prairie street. Identified from left to right: First Row -- Lockland (?), Archie Woodards, Betty Kimble, Betty Pratt, George Davis, Minnie, Louise Jones, Ruby. Second Row -- Luvinia, "Topsy" Ponder, Dorothy Sims, Curtis Smith, JoAnn Pratt, Griffin, Laura Alexander. Teacher Miss Stone.
Date: [1935..1936]
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Partial Scrapbook Page]

Five photographs affixed to a partial scrapbook page. On the front, there is a photograph of a car parked outside a brick building on the top, and a group of people cooking out-of-doors on the bottom. The three photographs on the back include several women in formal wear on a decorated stage; a group of young children and adults standing in a lot with several buildings in the background; and a young child wearing a band uniform, posing on a lawn in front of a brick building.
Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Photograph From Fred Moore School Dedication]

Photograph of school board members at the dedication of the Fred Moore school in Denton, Texas. Several of the people are seated and two men are standing at the front of the room. Brick walls are visible in the background. A handwritten note on the back says: "Supt. Chester G. Strickland & School Board Members at Fred Moore School Dedication/A Day To Remember! Prof F. D. Moore walks to the front to receive Plaque presented to him by our Supt."
Date: 1950~
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Photograph of Collage]

Photograph of a collage of portraits organized on a cut-out shaped as a red apple, displayed on a table covered with a white tablecloth. A handwritten sign is partially visible next to the collage with the words "This Is Your."
Date: 1983-09~
Creator: McAdams, Arthur C.
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Photograph of Couple]

Photograph of a young woman visible from the waist up, wearing a white sleeveless shirt. A man is partially-visible on her left, wearing a light-colored shirt and baseball cap. There appears to be a brown striped van in the background. A handwritten note on the back says "Abner Haynes."
Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Photograph of Denton School Board]

Photograph of eight men standing in a group in front of a brick wall. A handwritten note on the back of the photo says, "It was Freds believe that Our Supertendent Stricklind and our Board Members are the greatest men. Our faculty remained a happy family."
Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Photograph of Home Economics Students]

Winners of State Homemaking Contest" Dorsay Jackson (left) and Daisy Smith (right) posing on either side of a small table. Glassware is stacked on the bottom shelf of the table. Dorsay Jackson is only partially visible since the photograph is damaged and a portion is missing. A handwritten note on the back says, "Miss Dorsay Mae Jackson and Miss Da[isy] Bryson, Home Ec. Students of F. Moore H[igh School], Mrs. Eva Hoage Teacher."
Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Photograph of Jessie Taylor and Juanita Milam]

Photograph of Jessie Taylor and her daughter, Juanita Milam, posing together in Juanita's home. Jessie is seated in a reclining chair, holding a photograph in her lap; Juanita is leaning across the arm of the chair with her arms around her mother.
Date: 1977
Creator: Bell, Qurvier
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Photograph of Lauren Kelly]

Photograph of Lauren Kelly, from the waist up, standing in front of a blank wall. A table and metal folding chair are partially visible to her left. Her name is handwritten on the back of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Photograph of Mildred Ayers and Lillian Taylor]

Photograph of Mildred Ayers (on left) and Lillian Taylor (right) posing together out-of-doors. They appear to be wearing costumes and holding swords, pointed at the ground and they have their arms on one another's shoulders. There is a fence and tree in the background. The back of the photograph says Mr. and Mrs. E. Milam.
Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Photograph of Mr. and Mrs. Banks Outside Their House]

Photograph of Alice Banks Alexander and her first husband, Mr. Banks, posing together in the garden outside their house. Mr. Banks is standing behind Alice, with his arm around her waist. Plants and the side of the house are visible in the background.
Date: 1950~/1959~
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Photograph of Quakertown Residents]

Photograph of a large group of people out-of-doors. There is a group of men in the center of the image, including several wearing mariachi garb and holding instruments. A woman and young girl are walking past on the far left, in the foreground. A handwritten note on the back says "Quakertown Residents."
Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History

[Photograph of Sadie Moore]

Photograph of Sadie Moore seated on a wicker loveseat, out-of-doors. Both of her hands are near her neck, and she appears to be holding a kitten. A house is partially visible in the background. A handwritten note on the back of the photo says, "Mrs. Sadie Moore, Sept. 1942 with her cat (Winnie Mae)."
Date: September 1942
Creator: unknown
Object Type: Photograph
System: The Portal to Texas History