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[Denton County Fair]

Description: This home movie appears to document the 1938 Denton County Fair. The footage includes a horse show, a Boy Scouts exhibit, and various businesses including H.L. Peterson, Allis - Chalmers Tractors, J.L. Myers and Sons Contractors, the Legion Auxiliary, and Aristocrat Ice Cream.
Date: 1938
Duration: 5 minutes 12 seconds
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Oral History Interview with Giancarlo Quijano, October 11, 2012

Description: Interview with Giancarlo Quijano, West German-born Colombian immigrant to Denton, Texas, for the DFW Metroplex Immigration Oral History Project. The interview includes Quijano's personal experiences from his childhood in West Germany, life in Colombia during the 1990s violence, his family's immigration to Texas, his expectations of the U.S., and the subsequent culture shock. Quijano talks about the transition to American life, attending college as an international student, his experiences with the citizenship process, and his thoughts on the immigration debate.
Access: Restricted to UNT Community Members. Login required if off-campus.
Date: October 11, 2012
Creator: Duque, Samantha & Quijano, Giancarlo
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

Oral History Interview with Isabel Cano, October 10, 2009

Description: Interview with Isabel Cano, Argentina-born immigrant to Denton and daughter of Spanish diplomats, as part of the DFW Metroplex Immigrants Oral History Project. The interview includes Cano's personal experiences of immigration, struggling to learn English and acculturate, and provides family history, her first impressions of Texas, and opinions about Denton.
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Date: October 10, 2009
Creator: Merrill, Linda & Cano, Isabel
Partner: UNT Oral History Program
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[Anti-immigration protest march]

Description: Este artículo contiene los pies de foto de una Marcha del Proyecto Minuteman celebrada en Denton. Se incluyen tanto el artículo original en español como la traducción al inglés.
Date: January 7, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Dynamic Denton]

Description: Photograph of a sign that reads "Serving Dynamic Denton." The emblems of several organizations can be seen above that phrase as well as times and days.
Date: 197X
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[College Club plaque]

Description: Photograph of a historical campus plaque in the University Archive for the College Club. It marks the spot for the North Texas State Teachers College. Listed are the Board of Regents members and other general info about the building. It was erected in 1946.
Date: September 17, 2007
Creator: Mears, Michelle M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Oral History Interview with Lillie Abbey, December 11, 1974

Description: Interview with Lillie Abbey, long-time resident of Denton, Texas. The interview includes Abbey's personal experiences of the Oklahoma land rush, farm life, and life in Denton during the 1920s and 1930s.
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Date: December 11, 1974
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E. & Abbey, Lillie
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[People watching TV screen]

Description: Photograph of people watching a TV screen, held by UNT Special Collections. The image shows the back of three women and a young boy sitting at a table, two on each side. They all face a TV screen that is hanging on a green wall, with an image of a woman projected on ti.
Date: February 10, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Man at computer]

Description: Photograph of a man at a computer, held by UNT Special Collections. The image shows a man in a beanie and jacket, turning his head from the computer in front of him. Behind him are bookshelves.
Date: January 26, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Man reading papers]

Description: Photograph of a man reading papers. A black young man with a black shirt reads a stack of papers. On the left breast of the shirt is green lettering that says "CoBO" and "Coalition of Black Organizations" under it.
Date: November 30, 2010
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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