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[Panhandle Boys monument]

Description: Photograph of a monument in honor of the "Panhandle Boys" standing outside of The Amarillo Municipal Auditorium. The text on the base of the monument reads, "IN HONOR OF THE PANHANDLE BOYS OF THE WORLD WAR. ERECTED BY LLANO ESTACADO CHAPTER, DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION. DEDICATED ARMISTICE DAY 1928." The statue has since been relocated to Ellwood Park in Amarillo, TX.
Date: [1928..1966]
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
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Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Photograph of a figure-drawing model]

Description: Photograph of a model at a figure-drawing class holding a pose. The young man stands on an elevated surface and leans forward with a long wooden dowel grasped in his hands. A solid curtain hangs behind him. He has dark hair and wears a wristwatch and a loincloth. A graphite drawing of the model rests on an easel in the foreground.
Date: [1930..1950]
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Photograph of a man drawing, 2]

Description: Photograph of a man working on a drawing of a figure. He sits in front of a wooden easel, showing his profile to the camera. The man has short, dark hair and a mustache, and he wears a striped dress shirt with a patterned tie. As he draws, he rests his hand on a thin wooden dowel which he holds up to protect the drawing.
Date: [1930..1950]
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Photograph of a young boy in a striped shirt]

Description: Photograph of a young boy sitting on a pile of newspapers and trash in front of a brick wall. He rests his chin in his hand and smiles at the camera. He wears a toboggan and a collared, striped shirt with shorts. A newspaper resting on the ground next to him reads, "The Amarillo Globe."
Date: [1930..1950]
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Photograph of children swimming in a pool]

Description: Photograph of young children swimming in an outdoor, above-ground pool. In the foreground, a boy stands outside the pool, partially cut from the frame. Behind him, a young girl stands up on something inside the pool, holding her arms out to the side for balance. To her left, a group of three boys stands together and smiles at the camera. Many other children play in the water behind them. Thick trees fill the background.
Date: [1930..1950]
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

A Study of the Dental Hygiene Program in the Wolflin Elementary School of Amarillo, Texas, to Determine the Needs for a Preventative Program in Dental Hygiene

Description: The purpose of this study was to discover and record the present dental conditions of the pupils in the Wolflin Elementary School, Amarillo, Texas, and to use this as an informative basis for the establishment of a concentrated dental program.
Date: 1940
Creator: Sims, Bessie
Partner: UNT Libraries

To Determine the Physical Activity Interests of the Junior High School Boys of Amarillo, Texas, to be Used as a Basis for a Physical Education Program

Description: The purpose of this study was to make an analysis of the physical activity interests of the junior high school boys of Amarillo, Texas, in order better to determine the content of the physical education program based on the physical activities in which boys indicated they were interested.
Date: 1940
Creator: Cearley, Jess E.
Partner: UNT Libraries

A Comparative Study of the Students' Recreational Program in the North Texas State Teachers College, Denton, Texas, and the Teachers' Recreational Program in Amarillo, Texas

Description: This study is a comparative analysis of the recreational activities and facilities of 150 students attending the North Texas State Teachers College, Denton, Texas, during the summer of 1940 and of 150 teachers in service in the public schools of Amarillo, Texas during 1940-41. The three-fold purpose of this investigation was to compare the recreational activities in which teachers in service and students in college participated, to secure from each subject a ranking of activities as to his choice for participation, and to determine the adequacy of recreational facilities for both groups.
Date: 1941
Creator: Teal, William Rufus
Partner: UNT Libraries

A Comparative Study of Intelligence Quotients and Achievement Scores and Marks in Social Studies, Arithmetic, Physical Education, Elementary Science, and Language Arts in the Sixth Grade of Wolflin School, Amarillo

Description: As a sixth grade teacher in Wolfin School, Amarillo, Texas the writer is interested in determining to what extent academic success my be predicted by the use of intelligence tests.
Date: 1946
Creator: Peters, Ruby Gray
Partner: UNT Libraries

An Evaluation of the Programs of Health and Physical Education for Girls in the Junior High Schools of Class AA Type of District One of the University of Texas Interscholastic League

Description: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the programs of health and physical education for girls in the junior high schools of the Class AA type of District One of the University of Texas Interscholastic League.
Date: 1947
Creator: George, Gladys Lynch
Partner: UNT Libraries

An Evaluation of the Psychological Principles of Learning Used in the Social Studies Curriculum of the Elementary Grades

Description: The problem of this study is to establish criteria of psychological factors that should be included in a social studies educational program of the elementary grades to measure the program planned for the social studies of the elementary grades of the Houston, El Paso, Fort Worth, and Amarillo, Texas, public schools.
Date: 1947
Creator: Stucker, Myrtle
Partner: UNT Libraries

[News Script: Ike in Texas to talk drouth]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a visit to Amarillo by President Dwight D. Eisenhower to meet with several state governors to discuss the current severe drought conditions in the Southwest.
Date: July 10, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Conley returns]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Louis Bob Conley being released from jail and being reunited with his daughter.
Date: July 26, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Buffaloes]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Palo Duro State Park near Amarillo asking for donations to help feed its captive buffalo population.
Date: September 2, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Drouth]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the devastating drought faced by the southern states in 1953. President Eisenhower visited Amarillo to discuss the problem.
Date: December 31, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Bank suspect to seek lie test]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a former bank employee, James Blaine Sewell, denying the embezzlement of $75 thousand from an Amarillo bank. Sewell previously admitted to embezzling $24 thousand from the Texas Bank and Trust Company in Dallas.
Date: April 8, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: The week in review]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering the major news stories of the past week, including a housefire in Dallas that left one sleeping man dead, a collision between two Air Force jets over Lake Whitney that ended in a crash killing one pilot, the collapse of a ceiling at a Dallas cafe with no one injured, the arrest of an escaped convict at a Dallas tavern, an investigation of bribery between a Dallas insurance executive and a state insurance investigator, and the ongoing search for a new football coach at Texas A&M University.
Date: December 21, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections