A Study of some Aspects of Homogeneous Grouping and their Implications for Democracy

A Study of some Aspects of Homogeneous Grouping and their Implications for Democracy

Date: 1940
Creator: Swenson, Andrew B.
Description: The purpose of this thesis is to determine the implications of certain aspects of homogeneous grouping in the school and their relationship to the American conception of democracy.
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An Evaluation of Audio-Visual Instruction in Low-First Grade Reading

An Evaluation of Audio-Visual Instruction in Low-First Grade Reading

Date: 1947
Creator: Keith, Flora Fay
Description: The problem of this investigation was two fold: first, to obtain information on available auditory and visual aids adaptable to teaching reading on the low-first-grade level; and second, to determine the progress in general reading efficiency of three groups of beginning readers who were taught by three different methods.
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[Memorandum of Meeting: Ellington Field Joint Reserve Air Base, Texas, June 28, 2005]

[Memorandum of Meeting: Ellington Field Joint Reserve Air Base, Texas, June 28, 2005]

Date: June 28, 2005
Creator: United States. Defense Base Closure and Realignment Commission.
Description: Memorandum of meeting with congressional and community representatives regarding Ellington AFB, TX.
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[Memorandum of Meeting: Ellington Field Air Guard Station, Texas, July 25, 2005]

[Memorandum of Meeting: Ellington Field Air Guard Station, Texas, July 25, 2005]

Date: July 25, 2005
Creator: Ellington Field Task Force
Description: Attachments to July 25, 2005 Memorandum of Meeting with representatives from Ellington Field Task Force consisting of 8 point papers prepared for the 2005 BRAC Commission.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
[Memorandum of Meeting: Ellington Field Air Guard Station, Texas, July 25, 2005]

[Memorandum of Meeting: Ellington Field Air Guard Station, Texas, July 25, 2005]

Date: July 25, 2005
Creator: United States. Defense Base Closure and Realignment Commission.
Description: Memorandum of Meeting with representatives from Ellington Field Task Force. Purpose of meeting was for the community representatives from Ellington Field Task Force to share information with the BRAC Commission representatives regarding their concerns about the proposed realignment of the 147th Fighter Wing Air Guard Station.
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A Study of the Success of 209 Graduates of the Houston Public Schools on the Basis of their Wages and Increases in Wages

A Study of the Success of 209 Graduates of the Houston Public Schools on the Basis of their Wages and Increases in Wages

Date: 1951
Creator: Herring, Arthur D.
Description: The problem of this study is to make a comparative analysis of the success, based on wages and increases in wages, of 209 students. There were 103 students who had completed Type "B" vocational training and 106 high school graduates who had not completed or taken Type "B" vocational training in the Houston Public Schools.
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The Effects of Three Physical Education Activites on Selected Physical Fitness Components

The Effects of Three Physical Education Activites on Selected Physical Fitness Components

Date: June 1970
Creator: Hampton, Gary Wade
Description: This study was designed to investigate the relative effects of selected physical education activities upon four components of physical well-being of college men. This study was intended to determine if changes occur in endurance, flexibility, balance, and agility by groups participating in either apparatus gymnastics, wrestling or swimming.
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Attitude Change as a Function of Parent Group Participation

Attitude Change as a Function of Parent Group Participation

Date: May 1970
Creator: Standifer, John T.
Description: The purpose of this study is to provide a measurement of selected parental attitudes and an evaluation of the effectiveness of Parent Groups as instruments for promoting attitude changes in a positive direction.
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Houston Blue: The Story of the Houston Police Department

Houston Blue: The Story of the Houston Police Department

Access: Use of this item is restricted to the UNT Community.
Date: November 15, 2012
Creator: Roth, Mitchel P.
Description: Houston Blue offers the first comprehensive history of one of the nation’s largest police forces, the Houston Police Department. Through extensive archival research and more than one hundred interviews with prominent Houston police figures, politicians, news reporters, attorneys, and others, authors Mitchel P. Roth and Tom Kennedy chronicle the development of policing in the Bayou City from its days as a grimy trading post in the 1830s to its current status as the nation’s fourth largest city. Prominent historical figures who have brushed shoulders with Houston’s Finest over the past 175 years include Houdini, Teddy Roosevelt and his Rough Riders, O. Henry, former Texas Ranger Frank Hamer, hatchet wielding temperance leader Carrie Nation, the Hilton Siamese Twins, blues musician Leadbelly, oilman Silver Dollar Jim West, and many others. The Houston Police Department was one of the first cities in the South to adopt fingerprinting as an identification system and use the polygraph test, and under the leadership of its first African American police chief, Lee Brown, put the theory of neighborhood oriented policing into practice in the 1980s. The force has been embroiled in controversy and high profile criminal cases as well. Among the cases chronicled in the book are ...
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Shoes

Shoes

Date: 197u
Creator: unknown
Description: Pair of shoes of black patent leather and off-white translucent plastic(?). The shoes are designed with a gently pointed toe, in the spectator style. Toecap, heel, and edging of upper of black patent leather, the rest of the upper of an off-white translucent plastic with a woven texture. The edging along the upper is slightly scalloped, and the shoes are slingback style, with black patent leather straps around heels. The low heels taper to base. Shoe of black patent leather and white translucent plastic; spectator style; slingback. Low heels Brand label stamped inside: "Fiesa" Retailer's label inside: "Sakowitz / Houston" Handwritten inside, partly illegible: "7 1/2B A66[illeg] / A158[illeg]"
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