[Students Acting in "Cynthia Parker"]

[Students Acting in "Cynthia Parker"]

Date: 1939
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of students acting in the play "Cynthia Parker" at North Texas State Teachers' College. Several Native Americans rally together with weapons.
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[Students Acting in "Cynthia Parker"]

[Students Acting in "Cynthia Parker"]

Date: 1939
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of students acting in the play Cynthia Parker at North Texas State Teachers' College. Two women and a Native American in a headdress are pictured.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Students Acting in "Cynthia Parker"]

[Students Acting in "Cynthia Parker"]

Date: 1939
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of students acting in the play "Cynthia Parker" at North Texas State Teachers' College. Two women and a Native American wearing a headdress are pictured.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
From Hell to Breakfast

From Hell to Breakfast

Date: 1944
Creator: Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964
Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains popular folklore of Texas and Mexico, including religious anecdotes, stories about Native American dances, stories about petroleum and oil fields, folk songs, legends, customs and other miscellaneous folklore. The index begins on page 205.
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Texas and Southwestern Lore

Texas and Southwestern Lore

Date: 1927
Creator: Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964
Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains popular folklore of Texas and the Southwest, including ballads, cowboy songs, Native American myths, superstitions and other miscellaneous folk tales. It also contains the proceedings of the Texas Folklore Society. The index begins on page 243.
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Oral History Interview with Carl Gorman, October 9, 1994

Oral History Interview with Carl Gorman, October 9, 1994

Access: Use of this item is restricted to the UNT Community.
Date: October 9, 1994
Creator: Christman, Calvin & Gorman, Carl
Description: Interview with Marine Corps veteran Carl Gorman. The interview includes Gorman's personal experiences as a Navajo code talker with the 2nd Marines on Guadacanal, Tarawa, and Saipan.
Contributing Partner: UNT Oral History Program
[Elizabeth Simpson Cooper Memoir]

[Elizabeth Simpson Cooper Memoir]

Date: 1931-02-24/1932
Creator: Cooper, Elizabeth Simpson, 1840-
Description: Photocopy of Elizabeth Simpson Cooper's memoir about her childhood in Virginia and later her time in Kansas after moving westward with her family. In the text of her memoir, she describes her school days in Virginia, church, Cooper family history, "Bleeding Kansas" (the period of conflict over deciding if Kansas would be a free or a slave state), and the Civil War in Kansas as well as her personal encounters with Native Americans in Kansas.
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[Account of Wallace Family History]

[Account of Wallace Family History]

Date: unknown
Creator: Moore, Charles B. Moore
Description: This is a document from the Charles B. Moore Collection. In this document, Moore discusses the Wallace family education and military history. Moore states that most of the family went to school with slaves or with freed African Americans.Moving from the family's educational history, he notes the wars that the Wallace men fought in, details the campaign to North Georgia to fight the Indians, and recalls an incident which occurred travelling to Georgia on the Mississippi River. Israel Moore, John Wallace, and Raby Herrell fought in this campaign. The document is undated. It is damaged on the edges of the letter and some of the words are missing due to the damage.
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[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Patty Brown, March 1891]

[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Patty Brown, March 1891]

Date: March 1891
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Moore to Patty Brwon. In the letter, Charles discusses the Annie Laura story and gives Brown a brief, yet detailed family history. Highlighting major life events, he notes how he was born in Gallatin, moved to Texas, and moved away from Texas during the war. He also details his work with mills,how he changed career paths, and when he was married. This letter is dated March 1891.
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[Draft of letter, April 19, 1891]

[Draft of letter, April 19, 1891]

Date: April 19, 1891
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Description: This is a draft from the personal papers of the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Moore on April 19, 1891. In this letter, Moore writes about an article written in the Dallas Weekly News on April 16 by D. B. Kiefer. The article details a "norther" that struck Texas in April of 1857. He states in this document that he writes to corroborate stories with the journalist, provide his experience through the "norther," and make a correction on the date given in Kiefer's article. The third and fourth page of this document includes genealogical accounts of Moore's descendants. He details the Wallace family and the history of some of the Wallace men who were part of an expedition sent on a charge to the Creek nation.
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[Portions of a Book About Pioneer Narratives]

[Portions of a Book About Pioneer Narratives]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Portion of Narratives of the Early Settlers of the South-West containing the frontier accounts of Colonel Brown, John Shelby, John Rains, and John Carr. Many pages are partially or entirely missing.
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[Journal entry by Henry S. Moore, August 11, 1871]

[Journal entry by Henry S. Moore, August 11, 1871]

Date: August 2, 1871
Creator: Moore, Henry S.
Description: Journal entry by Henry Moore. Mentions trading, camping, and traveling through the countryside into Oklahoma and Chickasaw territory.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Transcript of journal entry by Henry S. Moore, August 11, 1871]

[Transcript of journal entry by Henry S. Moore, August 11, 1871]

Date: August 2, 1871
Creator: Moore, Henry S.
Description: Transcript of a journal entry by Henry Moore. Mentions trading, camping, and traveling through the countryside into Oklahoma and Chickasaw territory.
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[Rex Cauble dressed as Native American]

[Rex Cauble dressed as Native American]

Date: unknown
Creator: Morris, Tom
Description: Photograph of a painting of Rex Cauble, in which he is imagined as a native American. He wears a traditional costume with headdress, but the face is rendered in more detail than the clothing. The painting is in a wooden frame.
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[News Script: Swimming Story]

[News Script: Swimming Story]

Date: August 20, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a group of young children who have learned how to swim and perform water ballet.
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[News Script: Young Indians Come to Aid of Dr. Kirck]

[News Script: Young Indians Come to Aid of Dr. Kirck]

Date: August 6, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about children performing a rain dance.
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[News Script: Indians camp on stock show grounds]

[News Script: Indians camp on stock show grounds]

Date: February 4, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the work of John Short that will be on display at the Southwestern Exposition and Fat Stock Show.
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[News Script: Bone Diggers Study Indians]

[News Script: Bone Diggers Study Indians]

Date: February 29, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a group of Fort Worth amateur archeologists studying Native American sites in Gatesville.
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[News Script: Mayor made an Indian]

[News Script: Mayor made an Indian]

Date: October 15, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Mayor R. L. Thornton being named an honorary Coushatta chief.
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[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, July 20, 1861]

[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, July 20, 1861]

Date: July 20, 1861
Creator: Moore, Henry S.
Description: Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore discussing recent news of family and friends, Charles's property in Texas, and the military. Henry writes that he joined the Cavalry company from Collin County under Jim Throckmorton and discusses their preparations for war. There is an envelope addressed to Charles B. Moore in Rocky Bayou, Izard County, Arkansas. It is postmarked McKinney, Texas, July 27. According to the handwritten note in the top left corner, the letter was received on August 6, 1861. The envelope has been torn in several places.
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[Transcript of Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, July 20, 1861]

[Transcript of Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, July 20, 1861]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of a letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore discussing recent news of family and friends, Charles's property in Texas, and the military. Henry writes that he joined the Cavalry company from Collin County under Jim Throckmorton and discusses their preparations for war.
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[News Script: Indians Step Lively at Fair]

[News Script: Indians Step Lively at Fair]

Date: October 17, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Native Americans performing a dance to mark the end of an Aztec century and other exhibits at the State Fair.
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The Death Journey of a Hopi Indian: A Case Study

The Death Journey of a Hopi Indian: A Case Study

Date: Summer 2008
Creator: Green, J. Timothy
Description: Article presenting the case study of the "death journey" or near-death experience (NDE) of Don Talayesva, a Hopi Indian, whose experience occurred between 1900 and 1910. The article compares and contrasts his experience with 11 accounts of Native American NDEs reported by Jenny Wade, as well as with modern day NDEs.
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In a Sacred Manner We Died: Native American Near-Death Experiences

In a Sacred Manner We Died: Native American Near-Death Experiences

Date: Winter 2003
Creator: Wade, Jenny
Description: Article presenting 11 historical Native American near-death experiences from the 1600s to the early 20th century as they appeared in the accounts of early explorers, autobiographical records, and ethnographic accounts.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
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