A Comparison of Exotic and Domestic Species in American Zoological Gardens and their Practical Educational Value

A Comparison of Exotic and Domestic Species in American Zoological Gardens and their Practical Educational Value

Date: August 1940
Creator: Elliott, Zola
Description: This thesis presents a comparison of zoos and zoological gardens in the United States, Europe, and Asia. After an examination of these entities, the appeal and educational value of particular species is determined.
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The Environs, or Countries Twenty Miles Round London

The Environs, or Countries Twenty Miles Round London

Date: 1761
Creator: Kitchin, Thomas
Description: Hand-drawn map of 20 counties around London in 1761. Various buildings and features are marked on the map pictorally.
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[Sydney Botanical Gardens]

[Sydney Botanical Gardens]

Date: June 1988
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of the Sydney Botanical Gardens. Several large trees are visible on a manicured lawn and there is a pathway in the background.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
[Chinzan-so Garden]

[Chinzan-so Garden]

Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of the Chinzan-so Garden in Tokyo, Japan. In the foreground, trees and bushes are visible. A pagoda is visible in the background.
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[Seven Star Park]

[Seven Star Park]

Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of the Seven Star Park in Guilin, China. In the foreground, two bonsai trees are visible on a low concrete bench. The bench overlooks a waterway. An outdoor cafe is situated across from the trees built over the water. A forest lines the waters edge in the background.
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[Seven Star Park Garden]

[Seven Star Park Garden]

Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of the Seven Star Park in Guilin, China. A small tree is visible in the foreground. The tree sits in front of a long horizontal opening in a concrete wall. More small trees are visible through the wall opening.
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[Suspension roof]

[Suspension roof]

Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of the suspension roof on the Yoyogi National Gymnasium in Tokyo, Japan. A section of the roof is visible in the foreground.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
[Ueno Park]

[Ueno Park]

Date: September 7, 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph a stone walkway in Ueno Park in Tokyo, Japan. The walkway is part of the Museum Garden Walk.
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[Park of Versailles]

[Park of Versailles]

Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of the Park of Versailles in Versailles, France. In the foreground, a gravel path leads into the background. The background is lined on both sides by tall trees. A woman walks on the path in the foreground. Other people sit on park benches to the right of the path.
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[Man in Park]

[Man in Park]

Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of a man in a park in Kanazawa, Japan. The man is visible in the left foreground wearing a blue robe. The man stands on a gravel path that is visible in front of a grassy area with trees.
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[Yoyogi National Gymnasium]

[Yoyogi National Gymnasium]

Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of the Yoyogi National Gymnasium in Tokyo, Japan. The side of the gymnasium is visible on a grassy slope in the foreground. More buildings are visible in the background. The gymnasium was designed by Kenzo Tange.
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[Hans and Klaus Steinbrenner Sculpture]

[Hans and Klaus Steinbrenner Sculpture]

Date: September 1960
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of a Hans and Klaus Steinbrenner sculpture in Rotterdam, Netherlands. In the foreground, the white wood sculpture is visible; trees and a building are visible in the background. The photograph was taken in the Het Park during the Floriade Festival.
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[Yoyogi National Gymnasium]

[Yoyogi National Gymnasium]

Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of the Yoyogi National Gymnasium in Tokyo, Japan. A series of steps are visible in the foreground leading up to the gymnasium. Three women in kimonos pose in front of the gymnasium in the background.
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[Georg Kolbe Sculpture]

[Georg Kolbe Sculpture]

Date: July 1, 1960
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of a Georg Kolbe sculpture in Rotterdam, Netherlands. In the foreground, the sculpture is positioned on a grassy bank by a canal; the canal and trees are visible in the background. The photograph was taken in the Het Park during the Floriade Festival.
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[Henry Moore Sculpture]

[Henry Moore Sculpture]

Date: July 1, 1960
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of a Henry Moore sculpture in Rotterdam, Netherlands. In the foreground, the sculpture and a tree stand in front of a hedge; rows of tall trees are visible in the background. The photograph was taken in the Het Park during the Floriade Festival.
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[Penguins]

[Penguins]

Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of the penguin pool in Regent's Park in London, England. In the foreground, the pool is visible. Two concrete spiral ramps lead into the pool. Penguins are visible on the ramp, in the pool, and on the side. A concrete wall surrounds the pool. People are visible behind the wall looking towards the penguins. Trees are visible in the background.
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[Bath, England]

[Bath, England]

Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of a flower bed commemorating the coronation in Bath, England. The flower bed is located in a park along the River Avon. In the foreground, three women stand around a large flower bed containing a crown made of flowers. A low wire fence surrounds the flower bed. Trees and buildings are visible in the background.
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[Ritsurin Park]

[Ritsurin Park]

Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of Ritsurin Park in Takamatsu, Japan. In the foreground, a woman stands holding a parasol on a walkway lined with a bamboo fence. The walkway is flanked by two trees. The woman overlooks a lake.
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[Yoyogi National Gymnasium]

[Yoyogi National Gymnasium]

Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of the Yoyogi National Gymnasium in Tokyo, Japan. In the foreground, three women in kimonos pose in front of the gymnasium on a stone walkway. The side of the gymnasium is visible in the background. The gymnasium was designed by Kenzo Tange.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
[Suspension roof]

[Suspension roof]

Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of the suspension roof on the Yoyogi National Gymansium in Tokyo, Japan. The roof is visible in the foreground.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
[Yoyogi National Gymnasium]

[Yoyogi National Gymnasium]

Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of the Yoyogi National Gymnasium in Tokyo, Japan. A tree intersects the foreground in the bottom right corner. The gymnasium is visible in the background. The gymnasium was designed by Kenzo Tange.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
[Seven Star Park Garden]

[Seven Star Park Garden]

Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of a garden in the Seven Star Park of Guilin, China. In the foreground, a small tree leans in front of a rectangular opening in a concrete wall. More of the garden is visible in the background through the opening.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
[Henry Moore Sculpture]

[Henry Moore Sculpture]

Date: July 1, 1960
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of a Henry Moore sculpture in Rotterdam, Netherlands. In the foreground, the sculpture sits on a concrete pedestal; trees, grass, and other sculptures are visible in the background. The photograph was taken in the Het Park during the Floriade Festival.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Portrait of a southern Progressive: The political life and times of Governor Pat M. Neff of Texas, 1871-1952

Portrait of a southern Progressive: The political life and times of Governor Pat M. Neff of Texas, 1871-1952

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Date: May 2011
Creator: Stanley, Mark
Description: Pat M. Neff was a product of his political place and time. Born in Texas in 1871, during Reconstruction, he matured and prospered while his native state did the same as it transitioned from Old South to New South. Neff spent most of his life in Waco, a town that combined New South Progressivism with religious conservatism. This duality was reflected in Neff's own personality. On moral or religious issues, he was conservative. On economic and social issues, he was Progressive. He thus was a typical Southern Progressive who de-emphasized social and political change in favor of economic development. For instance, as governor from 1921 to 1925, his work to develop and conserve Texas' water resources brought urbanization and industrialization that made the New South a reality in the state. Neff was a devout Baptist which influenced his politics and philosophy. He was president of Baylor University, a Baptist institution, for fifteen years after leaving the governor s office and he led the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) in the 1940s. He combined Progressive and Christian values as he argued for the establishment of the United Nations and advocated forgiveness and brotherhood after World War II. The war's end marked the ...
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