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[Portrait of Bull Waggoner]

Description: Portrait of Bull Waggoner at home. Mr. Waggoner has just returned from a Sunday church meeting in this photo. Bull is wearing a hat and has his shirt unbuttoned in the August heat.
Date: 1972-08~
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Oral History Interview with Harriett Shelton Collins, September 16, 2006

Description: Interview with longtime resident of Cisco, Texas, Harriett Shelton Collins as part of the Eastland County African American Women Oral History Project. The interview includes Collins' personal experiences about education in Cisco's all-black, one-room Smithville Elementary School, her pregnancy and marriage to Bill Collins, working at the Boss Glove Factory, earning her GED, entering beauty school, and earning a degree as a Licensed Vocational Nurse. Additionally, Collins speaks about social life among blacks in Cisco, especially in church activities, her experiences with racial discrimination, the phenomenon of "passing" among blacks in Cisco and elsewhere, her experiences at "Negro Achievement Day" at the Texas State Fair in Dallas, and her children's experiences in public school during desegregation.
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Date: September 16, 2006
Creator: Rose, Harriett DeAnn & Collins, Harriett Shelton
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[News Script: Marshall incident]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about peaceful black demonstrators being arrested in Marshall, Texas while staging a sit-in.
Date: April 1, 1960
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Mansfield]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about U.S. Supreme Court Justice Minton granting Mansfield high school the opportunity to delay a court order requiring the school to admit African American students.
Date: September 2, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

The Story Teller

Description: Photograph of an African American man holding a small paper cup, in Detroit, Michigan. He stands outside with his hand outstretched and his shirt partially unbuttoned. Part of a series on Detroit's People. Photo by: Junebug Clark. Signed by: Junebug Clark Clark PhotoFile: 110-000-000
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Junebug
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Oral History Interview with Alma Clark, September 29, 2006

Description: Interview with Alma Clark, first-generation descendant through marriage of Quakertown residents, as part of the Quakertown Oral History Project. The interview includes Clark's personal experiences about childhood and education, marrying Rev. "Willie" Clark, moving to Denton, and participating in Denton Christian Women's Fellowship. Clark also discusses her family's experience in Denton as well as her husband's feelings regarding Denton's Civic Center Park, on the site of Quakertown. The interview includes an appendix with photographs.
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Date: June 29, 2006
Creator: Yancey, Sherelyn & Clark, Alma
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

Oral History Interview with Erma Peace, November 15, 1991

Description: Interview with Erma Peace, a former student at the Frederick Douglass Colored School in Denton, Texas. In the interview, Peace describes what it was like attending the school, and includes details concerning the facilities, extra-curricular activities, the layout of the school, teachers and the principal, and activities. Peace comments on segregation in Denton.
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Date: November 15, 1991
Creator: Glaze, Michele & Peace, Erma
Partner: UNT Oral History Program