Hat

Hat

Date: 1953
Creator: unknown
Description: Hat of brown straw. The domed crown of varnished woven brown straw is encircled at the base by a ribbon of brown velvet which has loops and a trailing end at one side simulating a bow. The ribbon is trimmed along the lower edge with a string of beads, simulating small pearls, which loops around the "bow". The flat brim folds under at the edge, forming a double thickness. The hat is unlined, and has an inner hatband of brown grosgrain ribbon along the lower inside edge of the crown. There are no labels or tags in the hat.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Sleeping Figure

Sleeping Figure

Access: Use of this item is restricted to the UNT Community.
Date: 1953
Creator: Marca-Relli, Conrad, 1913-2000
Description: The collage is composed of painted canvas shapes juxtaposed to create an abstract human figure in hues of tan and gold.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
221

221

Date: 1953
Creator: Elwyn, Robert
Description: Film overview of the history and services offered by the American Kennel Club.
Contributing Partner: UNT Media Library
Greyhound Bus Driver

Greyhound Bus Driver

Date: 1953
Creator: unknown
Description: This short film depicts interviews of Greyhound Bus driver applicants. Both favorable and not-so-favorable qualities in applicants are discussed.
Contributing Partner: UNT Media Library
Carbon-14 Measurements in the Atmosphere - 1953 to 1964

Carbon-14 Measurements in the Atmosphere - 1953 to 1964

Date: April 1, 1965
Creator: U.S. Atomic Energy Commission. Health and Safety Laboratory.
Description: Report regarding a program that measured carbon-14 that was released into the atmosphere above the United States via nuclear testing.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
[Stan Kenton and Al Goodman]

[Stan Kenton and Al Goodman]

Date: January 1953
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton and conductor Al Goodman following a performance with Goodman's band of "Stormy Weather" at NBC radio studios. The two men are shaking hands. There is a piano to the right of Kenton and a harp and music stand behind them.
Contributing Partner: UNT Music Library
Walter Lantz TV samples

Walter Lantz TV samples

Date: unknown
Creator: Lantz, Walter
Description: This film contains five animated ads from the 1950s covering services or goods from three companies: Electric Auto-Lite, Carnation, and Coca-Cola.
Contributing Partner: UNT Media Library
National Motor-Gasoline Survey: Summer 1953

National Motor-Gasoline Survey: Summer 1953

Date: March 1954
Creator: Blade, O. C.
Description: Report issued by the Bureau of Mines over surveys conducted on motor fuels sold during the summer of 1953. Properties of the fuel samples are presented. This report includes tables, and maps.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Hat

Hat

Date: 1953
Creator: Eller, Hazel
Description: Hat of white straw and navy blue/black embroidery appliques. The domed crown is of finely woven white straw. The narrow brim turns up at the edges, somewhat irregularly, and is edged in dark navy blue/black embroidery appliques that cover upper and lower parts of the brim. The inside of the crown has a dark navy blue/black grosgrain ribbon inner hatband. Designer's label sewn to inner hatband: "Hazel Eller - Custom Made". Accompanied by two short hat-pins, one with a head covered in matching straw, the other with a simulated pearl head.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Hat

Hat

Date: 1953
Creator: unknown
Description: Hat of pale yellow/tan straw. The sailor-style hat has a domed crown of pale straw encircled at the base with a band of pale yellow velvet with "bow" loop at back. Over the ribbon is a band of fine veiling. The circular brim is of the same straw on top, but is of double-thickness, the underside of white straw. The inside of the crown with a wide off-white grosgrain ribbon hatband. Accompanied by two short hatpins, with red velvet and gold ribbon heads. Retailer's label sewn to inner hatband: "Neiman-Marcus".
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
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