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A Flowering Plant

A Flowering Plant

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Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: A flowering plant with white blossoms is the focus against a beige background. The rectangle containing the plant is bordered with a blue and gold flowery vine and finally the composition is laid on a pale red with gold decorated ground.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
[Water lilies]

[Water lilies]

Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of water lilies in Caracas, Venezuela. The water lilies densely fill the water in the image. Four of the pink lilies are blooming.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
[Penshurst Place Gardens]

[Penshurst Place Gardens]

Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of the gardens of Penshurst Place in Kent, England. A gravel pathway beside a stone wall leads from the foreground to background. The pathway is lined with red flowers. Trees and hedges are visible in the background.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Spring Flowers

Spring Flowers

Date: 1969
Creator: McCarter, R. William
Description: The painted artwork depicts a vase of flowers. The predominant colors are yellows and greens. The brushstrokes are bold and expressive. The composition in square.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
[Hampton Court Garden]

[Hampton Court Garden]

Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of flowers in the Hampton Court gardens in London, England. The flowers take up most of the frame with a small patch of brick wall visible in the background.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
[Flower boxes]

[Flower boxes]

Date: September 1970
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of a building facade in Cambridge, England. Two windows lined with ivy are visible. A flower box sits below each window and a row of flowers on the ground below.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
[Woman surrounded by flowers]

[Woman surrounded by flowers]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a young woman, surrounded by pots of cut flowers. She hold a slim box and appears to be putting a flower into the box.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
Iris Studio Brightened

Iris Studio Brightened

Date: unknown
Creator: O'Connor, Brian Clark
Description: Photograph of several irises grouped together. The irises are varying colors including purple, orange, yellow and white.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
[Mountain Funeral: Final Resting Place]

[Mountain Funeral: Final Resting Place]

Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Description: Photograph of the grave. In the image, the grave is covered with flowers and faces towards the hills.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Mountain Funeral: Flowers on Fresh Dirt]

[Mountain Funeral: Flowers on Fresh Dirt]

Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Description: Photograph of the grave covered in flowers. In the image, the grave faces the hills and is covered by funeral flowers with a pile of dirt next to it.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Watering the plants and flowers]

[Watering the plants and flowers]

Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Description: Photograph of a young woman caring for plants and flowers by watering them. The envelope containing the negative indicates the pictured woman is the sister of Otto Walker. From Junebug Clark: Getting an early start on plants and flowers in the spring. A women spending some time watering her seeds and flowers outside. A time of peace and quiet while attending to the plants.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Working the field]

[Working the field]

Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Description: Photograph of Dorothy McCrary picking wild daisies in an open field. In the background of the photo there are trees, a fence, and a house up on top of a hill.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Mary Ann Moore, October 28, 1897]

[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Mary Ann Moore, October 28, 1897]

Date: October 28, 1897
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Charles B. Moore and is addressed to Mary Ann Moore. In this letter, Charles updates Mary on the goings-on in Collin County since her departure to Gallatin, Tennessee. The news includes: a confirmation on receiving Mary's correspondence, news on the weather, an update on the house construction, details about Mrs Priest and Linnet's visit to her and to Jordan, community news, a discussion about real estate, a dialogue about daily chores, news about the fair and plans for Linnet to go with friends, update on the night's weather, details about the health of friends, and news about family. He notes to Mary that she should not worry about home and stay visiting her family as long as she wants. He closes the letter by updating Mary on the time and temperature. The envelope is included with this letter.
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[Letter from Matilda Dodd to Mary and Charles B. Moore, January 26, 1885]

[Letter from Matilda Dodd to Mary and Charles B. Moore, January 26, 1885]

Date: January 26, 1885
Creator: Dodd, Matilda
Description: Letter from Matilda Dodd to Mary and Charles B. Moore, January 26, 1885, in which she gives the details of the health of family and friends. The weather has been extremely cold and icy. Other topics in the letter are: Willie was kept home due to the weather; they slaughtered their last hog; and having trouble keeping busy after using up all the yarn and completing the last sewing project. William Dodd adds a note of his own to the letter. The envelope has a postal mark from Gallatin, Tennessee.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from Dinkie McGee to C. B. Moore, January 11, 1884]

[Letter from Dinkie McGee to C. B. Moore, January 11, 1884]

Date: January 11, 1884
Creator: McGee, Dinkie
Description: Letter from Dinkie McGee to her family in which she said that her family is well. She discussed the cold weather and snow that caused plants and animals to freeze. Willie caught some rabbits. She ended the letter by wishing that her family could be together. A note was added on January 12 saying that Jim had refused to haul manure, demanded "his money" and left for town to put a "levy" on the sheep when he was not paid. The envelope was addressed to C. B. Moore, Melissa, Texas.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from Linnet Moore to her mother Mary Moore, November 11, 1897]

[Letter from Linnet Moore to her mother Mary Moore, November 11, 1897]

Date: November 11, 1897
Creator: Moore, Linnet
Description: Letter from Linnet Moore to her mother Mary Moore in which she says that her father made a trip to town and lists her own efforts to complete the chores around the house.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letters from William McKinely and Birdie McGee to Claude and Linnet Moore White, March 30, 1904]

[Letters from William McKinely and Birdie McGee to Claude and Linnet Moore White, March 30, 1904]

Date: March 3, 1904
Creator: Mckinely, William & McGee, Birdie
Description: Letter from Will McKinley to Claude and Linnet Moore White in which the author says that he misses Texas and intends to come back. He describes the illness and death of his mother. He also thanks Claude White for his kindness to Birdie McGee. Birdie writes that she has visited the Shaw's garden, which she said had received 27,00 visitors the day she visited. She gives a description of the exhibit and buildings. She is afraid that they have made a bad move. Both she and Will liked the Dallas area better. Will thinks it would be better to move and live with "father and aunt Ellen." She regrets that she sold so many of her belongings before the move. She said that she experienced a "real winter" while she was in St. Louis. She says she will send a picture of Mattie. Vada Dobbins married Mr. Parker and started for Texas. She became ill in Memphis and died in a few hours.
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[Letter from Linnet Moore to Charles and Mary Moore, March 19, 1900]

[Letter from Linnet Moore to Charles and Mary Moore, March 19, 1900]

Date: March 19, 1900
Creator: Moore, Linnet
Description: Letter from Linnet Moore to her parents in which she relates the details of an accident she had where she fell and hit her head. She was in bed for two days. She also attended an organ recital, took a tour of Austin, Texas in a rig with rubber tires, and attended the Episcopal Church. She asks her mother about the flower garden.
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[Letter from Dinkie and Birdie McGee to Mary , Linnet and Charles B. Moore, August 7, 1891]

[Letter from Dinkie and Birdie McGee to Mary , Linnet and Charles B. Moore, August 7, 1891]

Date: August 7, 1891
Creator: McGee, Dinkie & McGee, Birdie
Description: Letter from Dinkie wrote about her family's health; the dry, windy weather; she went to a dinner at the Guild Smiths and was not happy with the manners of the people who showed up; she ends her part of the letter by giving an account of what they had for dinner. Birdie wrote her cousin Linnet about the shortage of water; making cider; the flower garden; and the start of school.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Photograph of Flowers]

[Photograph of Flowers]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of several white flowers laying on the ground.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
The boll-weevil problem.

The boll-weevil problem.

Date: May 1922
Creator: Hunter, W. D. (Walter David), 1875-1925 & Coad, B. R.
Description: Describes the characteristics of the boll weevil, the damage that it causes to crops, and methods for its control.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Annual flowering plants.

Annual flowering plants.

Date: 1908
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Description: A guide to growing and using numerous types of annual flowering plants. Includes recommendations for planting school gardens, and the use of hotbeds or cold frames.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
[Preparing the altar for the wedding]

[Preparing the altar for the wedding]

Date: June 14, 1941
Creator: Clark, Joe
Description: Photograph of Gilbert Dove and Hazel Petrey decorating the back wall with pine-baugh, rhododendron, and mountain laurel for their wedding. In the image, Dove is placing the plants a long the wall while Petrey sits on a pew pulling branches apart. Narrative by Junebug Clark: More images and information can be found in the July 28, 1941 issue of Life Magazine, pages 82-85 in the story “Life Magazine Goes to a Kentucky Wedding.” Also in the Joe Clark, HBSS book “Country Wedding," published in 1974. Additionally a 1982 photo of Hazel and Gilbert can be found in Joe’s Tennessee Scrapbook. All are in this Clark Family Collection.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Young Boy and Joe Clark's Home]

[Young Boy and Joe Clark's Home]

Date: 193u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Description: Photograph of a boy standing in an over grown field by a wooden home. In the image, the small field is filled with flowers and the boy is wearing overalls and a straw hat. The house in the background has a chimney and is surrounded by trees on both sides. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Wow. This is the first time I have seen this image. It is of Franklin Delano Roosevelt Wright, Jr. looking back at the home that Joe Clark, HBSS was born in. The home built by his father Wade Hampton Clark, Sr. My father, Joe, was a "Homesick Hillbilly." A lot of his photos were autobiographical in nature because he had no photos of himself growing up and saw this way of life disappearing. To me this is a powerful image depicting a powerful moment. It is easy for me to imagine what my dad was thinking and feeling when he made this photo.
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