Evening Coat

Evening Coat

Date: 1926
Creator: Moss, Hattie
Description: Evening coat of gold metallic brocade in a floral motif with multicolored rectangles. Cocoon-style, with white fox collar, the full-length barrel sleeves with matching fur trimmed cuffs. The coat has a single button closure, and pink silk satin lining. Label: "Hattie Moss, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania"
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
[Memorandum of Meeting: Naval Sea Systems Command Shipbuilding Support Office, August 5, 2005]

[Memorandum of Meeting: Naval Sea Systems Command Shipbuilding Support Office, August 5, 2005]

Date: August 10, 2005
Creator: United States. Defense Base Closure and Realignment Commission.
Description: Memorandum of Meeting with Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) Shipbuilding Support Office (NAVSHIPSO) Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY) Detachment Philadelphia representatives and Pennsylvania Congressional Delegation regarding the recommendation to relocate the NAVSHIPSO from Philadelphia, PA to NNSY in Virginia.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Wedding Slippers

Wedding Slippers

Date: 1893
Creator: unknown
Description: Pair of wedding slippers of off-white kid leather. The shoes are designed with a slightly pointed toe, rounded at tip, with large off-white satin rosette at vamp. Modified Louis or Cuban heel. Size 3B
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
[Stan Kenton with Benedict Gimbel, Jr. and Murray Arnold]

[Stan Kenton with Benedict Gimbel, Jr. and Murray Arnold]

Date: May 1952
Creator: Schick, Jules
Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton with two other men shown, from left to right: Stan Kenton; Mr. Benedict Gimbel, Jr., president and general manager of WIP (radio station) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and Mr. Murray Arnold, project director. Kenton and Arnold are seated at a table with Gimbel standing behind them; Arnold is presenting Kenton with a plaque for the First Annual Showmanship award in a contest arranged by WIP.
Contributing Partner: UNT Music Library
The "Philadelphia Sound": The Formative Years (1912-1920)

The "Philadelphia Sound": The Formative Years (1912-1920)

Date: April 1999
Creator: Threlkeld, Candis
Description: Thesis written by a student in the UNT Honors College discussing the development of the Philadelphia Orchestra and the early career of Leopold Stokowski.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
Shoes

Shoes

Date: [1876..1890]
Creator: Mayer & Stern
Description: Pair of shoes of ivory kid leather. Rounded toes, with stitched detailing on tongues and with applied leather bow at instep with many "loops" creating large "poof". Shoes of ivory kid leather. Short, modified Louis heel covered with same leather. Stamped inside left Shoe: "Mayer & Stern/ Phila. / Centennial / 1776-1876"
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Skirt Suit

Skirt Suit

Date: 1946
Creator: Adrian, Gilbert
Description: Brown gabardine suit. a) Suit jacket of brown gaberdine. Long sleeves. Single breasted with three circular brown buttons and bound buttonholes. Two faux flap pockets at yoke with matching, smaller buttons and bound buttonholes. Two lower hacking pockets with matching, smaller buttons and bound buttonholes. V-shaped yoke on back. Lined in rust colored silk. No designer's label. Retailer's label on inside center back neckline: "Nan Duskin / Philadelphia" b)Skirt of brown gaberdine. A-lined shape with left side zipper. Kick pleat at center front seam. Unlined.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Evolutions: A Study of George Crumb and Vox Balaenae

Evolutions: A Study of George Crumb and Vox Balaenae

Access: Use of this item is restricted to the UNT Community.
Date: Summer 2002
Creator: Wilhelms, Jennifer Ann
Description: Thesis written by a student in the UNT Honors College discussing the life of George Crumb, his compositions, and the natural world as his inspiration for Vox Balaenae.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College