[Main Building and Science Building at North Texas State Normal College]

Description

Photograph, facing south, of the Main Building (in right background) and Science Building (left background) at North Texas State Normal College. The photograph was taken across from the college campus on the north side of Hickory Street, which was unpaved at the time. Visible in the left foreground of the photograph, across from the campus, is a house and its backyard including a stable and/or tool shed. A two-story brick building is also visible in the right foreground. Handwritten notes on the back of the photograph read, "campus, inner, 1913?" and "84 looking south towards auditorium".

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. [1910..1923].

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: University of North Texas Archives and one other and was provided by UNT Libraries Special Collections to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 131 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Photograph, facing south, of the Main Building (in right background) and Science Building (left background) at North Texas State Normal College. The photograph was taken across from the college campus on the north side of Hickory Street, which was unpaved at the time. Visible in the left foreground of the photograph, across from the campus, is a house and its backyard including a stable and/or tool shed. A two-story brick building is also visible in the right foreground. Handwritten notes on the back of the photograph read, "campus, inner, 1913?" and "84 looking south towards auditorium".

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12 cm.

Notes

The Main Building was built in 1904 and demolished in 1923; its site was later occupied by the Auditorium Building. The Science Building was built in 1910 and demolished in 1967; its site was later home to the Language Building.

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Collections

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University of North Texas Archives

The University of North Texas Archives collection features historical images of University of North Texas faculty, students, architecture, and events.

University Photography Collection

Drawn from the UNT Archives, these photographs depict images of University of North Texas football, UNT alumni and alumni events, and images of the changing and growing University of North Texas campus.

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Creation Date

  • [1910..1923]

Covered Time Period

Start & End Dates

  • 1910 - 1923

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Aug. 25, 2013, 9:19 p.m.

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  • 33.2147220597, -97.1466623353

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[Main Building and Science Building at North Texas State Normal College], photograph, [1910..1923]; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc177463/: accessed December 13, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.