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[Arial view of Denton square]

Description: Photograph of the Denton square taken from the air. The court house is in the center and the roofs of the buildings are visible but at a slightly tilted angle.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

The Story of North Texas : from Texas Normal College, 1890, to the University of North Texas system, 2001

Description: A history of the institution of the University of North Texas, featuring photographs of people and events on campus and charting its development from the Texas Normal College to its role in the sciences, mathematics, humanities, social sciences and teacher education, amongst others.
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Date: 2002
Creator: Rogers, James L.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries

A Look at the Economic and Demographic Projections for the City of Denton

Description: This report, by the University of North Texas Center for Economic Development and Research, examines key demographic and economic characteristics of the City of Denton, Texas, including current and future population growth trends and employment outlook.
Date: April 2008
Creator: Clower, Terry L. & Weinstein, Bernard L.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Center for Economic Development and Research

Denton Plan 2030

Description: This is the official website for the Denton Plan 2030. Denton Plan 2030 is an effort by the city of Denton, Texas to update its comprehensive plan for the future growth and development of Denton. The Denton Plan involves input from local residents, as well as the Denton City Council's Planning and Zoning Commission and the Denton Planning Department. The site includes information about the contents of the plan, the planning process, how to get involved, local events, press coverage, and contact information. This item includes a compilation of archived webpages crawled on a semiannual basis.
Date: 2013
Creator: Denton (Tex.)
Item Type: Website
Partner: UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit

Denton Fracking Referendum Project

Description: On November 4, 2014 Denton residents voted on a proposition calling for the prohibition of hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking", within the city limits of Denton, Texas. The hydraulic fracturing process involves the use of water, sand and/or chemical additives pumped under high pressure to fracture rock formations and improve the flow of natural gas, oil or other hydrocarbons. This referendum was passed by voters and was the first permanent ban on fracking in the State of Texas. This collection is an effort to document news and viewpoints related to the proposed fracking ban and includes a compilation of web pages crawled in late 2014.
Date: 2014
Creator: University of North Texas. Libraries
Item Type: Website
Partner: UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit

[News Script: Laine and Rogers]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about celebrities Frankie Laine and Roy Rogers meeting at Fort Worth's Carter air field after having been in Texas, to return to Hollywood.
Date: March 13, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[New York Trip]

Description: This film from Channel 8 television news station in New York documents one of the Denton Chamber of Commerce's promotional trips for the "Dynamic Denton" campaign. The footage includes three unidentified women performing a song about Denton and an interview with Roy Appleton shot at an American Airlines gate.
Date: 1970~
Creator: Channel 8
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[City Park #2]

Description: This home movie footage features an unidentified park.
Date: 1940~
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[1971 Chamber of Commerce Reception]

Description: Home movie footage of a 1971 Chamber of Commerce Banquet. The precise date of this banquet is unknown because the item was labeled as July 28, 1971, but appears to have been shot the same day as two other reels which are labeled March 25, 1971.
Date: 1971
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[1971 Chamber of Commerce Banquet Roll 2]

Description: Home movie footage of a 1971 Chamber of Commerce Banquet. The precise date of this banquet is unknown because the item was labeled as the 2nd of 2 rolls of a March 25, 1971 banquet. However, another reel labeled July 28, 1971 appears to cover the same event.
Date: 1971
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[1971 Chamber of Commerce Banquet Roll 1]

Description: Home movie includes footage of 1971 Chamber of Commerce Banquet. The precise date is unknown because the item was labeled as the 1st of 2 rolls of a March 25, 1971 banquet. However, another reel labeled July 28, 1971 appears to show coverage of the same event.
Date: 1971
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Banks and Bankers in Denton County, Texas, 1846-1940

Description: This thesis investigates the importance banks, and bankers had with the development of the Denton County Texas from the 1870s until the beginning of the Second World War. Specifically, their role in the formation of both private and public infrastructure as well as the facilitation towards a more diverse economy. Key elements of bank development are outlined in the study including private, national, and state bank operations.
Date: December 2016
Creator: Page, Shawn
Partner: UNT Libraries

The Action of Action Research: An Analysis of Action Research Projects Completed in the UNT/Denton ISD PDS

Description: This paper discusses an analysis of action research projects completed in the UNT/Denton Independent School District (ISD). Action research is the inquiry part of a Professional Development School (PDS) model that all UNT elementary education, pre-service teacher/student interns complete with mentor teachers during student teaching.
Date: April 19, 2012
Creator: Potter, Codi & Tunks, Jeanne L.
Item Type: Paper
Partner: UNT Honors College