[Mary Edith Looney with Man]

[Mary Edith Looney with Man]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Mary Edith Looney. She wears a formal dress and stands next to a man in black. A Christmas tree with presents beneath stands behind them.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Students in Class during Winter Season]

[Students in Class during Winter Season]

Date: 1941
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of children sitting at their desks in a classroom during the Winter season in 1941. There are many Christmas ornaments and decorations around the room.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Students in Class making Arts and Crafts]

[Students in Class making Arts and Crafts]

Date: 1941
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of children sitting at their desks in a classroom during the Winter season in 1941. There are many Christmas ornaments and decorations around the room. The students are working on an arts and crafts assignment at their desks.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Home Economics]

[Home Economics]

Date: December 4, 1961
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of students working on Christmas projects in a home economics class. Two students stand in front of a blackboard, demonstrating their creations.
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Federal Holidays: Evolution and Current Practices

Federal Holidays: Evolution and Current Practices

Date: May 9, 2014
Creator: Straus, Jacob R.
Description: This report discusses the creation of federal holidays, how holidays affect employee pay, and recent holiday legislation.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
I summon you to the comradeship : answer the Red Cross Christmas Roll Call for Universal Membership.

I summon you to the comradeship : answer the Red Cross Christmas Roll Call for Universal Membership.

Date: 1918
Creator: Leo Mielziner, 1869-1935.
Description: Portrait drawing of U.S. President Woodrow Wilson in black and white. Large Red Cross symbol at lower left area. Signature of Woodrow Wilson appears in lower right area between the text captions.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, December 21, 1864]

[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, December 21, 1864]

Date: December 21, 1864
Creator: Fentress, David
Description: Transcript of a letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara telling her that he is sending food, candy, and cloth. He requests that she sew the cloth into drawers and send them back to him. He states his salary will be $110 per month. He then lists his expenses. He tells Clara he has had Yellow Fever. He requests cotton socks. He ends by regretting not being able to spend Christmas with his family.
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[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, December 21, 1864]

[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, December 21, 1864]

Date: December 21, 1864
Creator: Fentress, David
Description: Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara telling her that he is sending food, candy, and cloth. He requests that she sew the cloth into drawers and send them back to him. He states his salary will be $110 per month. He then lists his expenses. He tells Clara he has had Yellow Fever. He requests cotton socks. He ends by regretting not being able to spend Christmas with his family.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from David Fentress,1863]

[Letter from David Fentress,1863]

Date: 1863
Creator: Fentress, David
Description: Partial letter from David Fentress to an unknown recipient. In the letter he describes his new location near bayous and lakes, and compares it to Brazos Bottom. He also discusses the living arrangements of him and his men, and mentions that he has lost one man in his time there. He ends the letter hoping to be home by Christmas.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David - January 4, 1859]

[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David - January 4, 1859]

Date: 1859-01~
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of a letter from Maud Fentress to her son David on the birth of David and Clara's child. She also discusses the hiring out of slaves; the division of land; and an update on family and friends.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her family, October 10,1863]

[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her family, October 10,1863]

Date: October 10, 1863
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of a letter Maud Fentress wrote to her family regarding the problems she experienced when trying to send letters. She discusses the cotton crop and what her expenses are. The difficulties in acquiring a horse are given. She discusses the risk of capture, pillaging, and warns not to wear uniforms if going on furlough. She gives updates on family and friends. She expresses her anxiety over the freed slaves. She also gives her opinion on books she has read.
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[Letter from Maud Fentress, October 10,1863]

[Letter from Maud Fentress, October 10,1863]

Date: October 10, 1863
Creator: Fentress, Maud C.
Description: Letter Maud Fentress wrote to her family regarding the problems she experienced when trying to send letters. She discusses the cotton crop and what her expenses are. The difficulties in acquiring a horse are given. She discusses the risk of capture, pillaging, and warns not to wear uniforms if going on furlough. She gives updates on family and friends. She expresses her anxiety over the freed slaves. She also gives her opinion on books she has read.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Family poses next to the Christmas tree]

[Family poses next to the Christmas tree]

Date: December 16, 2004
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Description: A family poses next to the Christmas tree.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Christmas decorations]

[Christmas decorations]

Date: December 16, 2004
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Description: An image of Christmas decorations and lights.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from Matilda Dodd to Mary and Charles B. Moore, December 20, 1885]

[Letter from Matilda Dodd to Mary and Charles B. Moore, December 20, 1885]

Date: December 20, 1885
Creator: Dodd, Matilda
Description: Letter from Matilda Dodd to Mary and Charles Moore on December 20, 1885. She writes about her family's health and their activities marketing their farm produce. She says that John Wallace said that he had never seen as many poor people as he saw in Texas. She passes on the information that Lily Franklin and Charly Elliot are "going to jump the broomstick" (get married). She also says that there will be little candy and Christmas. William Dodd enclosed a note with the letter
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from Matilda Dodd to Mary and Charles B. Moore, January 9, 1885]

[Letter from Matilda Dodd to Mary and Charles B. Moore, January 9, 1885]

Date: January 9, 1885
Creator: Dodd, Matilda
Description: Letter from Matilda Dodd to Mary and Charles B. Moore starts off with a complaint over the long period between letters from the Moore family. She then gives the news on the health of various family members. She gives details of how Christmas was celebrated. Birdie Franklin and William Dodd added notes at the end of the letter. Mr. Dodd wrote about the sale of land.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from Birdie McGee to Mary, Linnet, and Charles B. Moore]

[Letter from Birdie McGee to Mary, Linnet, and Charles B. Moore]

Date: unknown
Creator: McGee, Birdie
Description: Letter from Birdie McGee to Mary, Linnet, and Charles Moore in which she describes how cold it is. She writes about what her family has been doing and the people they have visited with. She says she received shoes for Christmas. She requests a letter from Linnet.
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[Letter from Willie, Alice, and Dinkie McGee to Mary Ann and Charles B. Moore, December 31, 1882]

[Letter from Willie, Alice, and Dinkie McGee to Mary Ann and Charles B. Moore, December 31, 1882]

Date: December 31, 1882
Creator: McGee, Dinkie; Mcgee, Alice & McGee, Willie
Description: Letter written by Willie, Alice, and Dinkie McGee to "Aunt Mollie and Uncle Charlie." They all discuss Christmas and the turkey, corn, sweet potatoes, tomatoes, custard and dew berries they had to eat. They all say thank you for the gifts they received. Willie talks about his kite, Alice talks about the candy, raisins, and oranges they got for Christmas, and Dinkie talks about Birdie's adventures with "old Chris." Includes envelope from original letter addressed to Mrs. Mary Moore. Note says it was received on November 4, 1883.
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[Woman admires the Christmas decorations]

[Woman admires the Christmas decorations]

Date: December 16, 2004
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Description: A woman admires Christmas decorations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Woman arranges the decorations on a Christmas tree]

[Woman arranges the decorations on a Christmas tree]

Date: December 16, 2004
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Description: Woman arranges the decorations on a Christmas tree.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Woman arranges the Christmas decorations]

[Woman arranges the Christmas decorations]

Date: December 16, 2004
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Description: A woman arranges the Christmas decorations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
For peace and security : buy bonds.

For peace and security : buy bonds.

Date: 1945
Creator: Ball, Linn.
Description: The Three Wise Men (Three Kings of the Orient) in colorful garments ride camels toward the Christmas Star.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Give war bonds : the present with a future.

Give war bonds : the present with a future.

Date: 1943
Creator: Snider, Don.
Description: Color poster shows a stylized image of a Christmas tree decorated with war bonds and stamp-filled cones as ornaments. There are gift packages around its base.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Give war bonds : the present with a future.

Give war bonds : the present with a future.

Date: 1943
Creator: Snider, Don.
Description: Color poster shows a stylized image of a Christmas tree decorated with war bonds and stamp-filled cones as ornaments. There are gift packages around its base.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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