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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
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

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

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.
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Date: October 11, 2012
Creator: Duque, Samantha & Quijano, Giancarlo
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Anti-immigration protest march]

Description: This article mostly contains captions of photographs of a Minuteman Project March held in Denton .Both the original Spanish article and the English translation are included.
Date: January 7, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Roy Appleton industrial show interview]

Description: Sound recording of an interview with Roy Appleton about an Industrial show he organized to showcase Denton, Texas to prospective businesses. The recording also includes several vintage Ford automobile advertisements.
Date: 196u
Creator: Denton Chamber of Commerce
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Fred Cobb plaque]

Description: Photograph of a historical campus plaque in the University Archive for Golf Coach Fred Cobb. He worked as a coach from 1941-1954.
Date: September 17, 2007
Creator: Mears, Michelle M.
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Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Quadrangle Hall plaque]

Description: Photograph of a historical campus plaque in the University Archive for the Quadrangle Hall no.2 plaque. Listed are the Board of Regents as well as other important information about the building.
Date: September 17, 2007
Creator: Mears, Michelle M.
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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.
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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