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Sense of Place

Description: Lesson plan containing a collection of activities and resources regarding sense of place that meet state education standards and national sustainability standards for the 2nd grade level.
Date: August 29, 2014
Creator: Treadway, Heather
Partner: UNT Office of Sustainability

[Transcript of Letter from J. C. and Mary A. Barr to Charles B. Moore, December 3, 1865]

Description: Transcript of a letter sent to Charles B. Moore from J. C. Barr discussing oil drilling in Jersey County, the health of acquaintances, railroad construction, farming, weather, as well as other family and local news. The third page of the letter is a segment added by Mary A. Barr discussing family life including visiting and gardening.
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from J. C. and Mary A. Barr to Charles B. Moore, December 3, 1865]

Description: Letter sent to Charles B. Moore from J. C. Barr discussing oil drilling in Jersey County, the health of acquaintances, railroad construction, farming, weather, as well as other family and local news. The third page of the letter is a segment added by Mary A. Barr discussing family life including visiting and gardening.
Date: December 3, 1865
Creator: Barr, J. C. & Barr, Mary A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Watering the plants and flowers]

Description: Photograph of a young woman caring for plants and flowers by watering them. The envelope containing the negative indicates the pictured woman is the sister of Otto Walker. From Junebug Clark: Getting an early start on plants and flowers in the spring. A women spending some time watering her seeds and flowers outside. A time of peace and quiet while attending to the plants.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Postcard, April 21, 1909]

Description: This document is a postcard from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is addressed to Mary Moore who was located in Omaha, Nebraska. The author of the document is Alice G. In the document, Alice details that she has received Mary's letter and will write a better response soon. She also mentions that her and her family are doing better and that their gardens are growing nicely. She mentions that the weather has been exceptional with good rain, but notes that the winds are unusually strong. The front of the postcard is a photograph of the Presbyterian church in Gallatin, Tennessee.
Date: April 21, 1909
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Linnet White]

Description: Letter from Linnet White to an unidentified recipient she addresses as "My dear Sweetheart," perhaps her husband, Claude D. White. This person has been out of town for a while, and Linnet is writing to tell them about recent events. She discusses some of the daily chores she has done, including working in the garden, and she mentions that her daughter, Ruth, has not been feeling well the past couple of days. She also discusses the training of officers for war and asks if this person's job will "be considered a useful occupation" so that he will not have to fight.
Date: unknown
Creator: White, Linnet
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Birdie McKinley to Mollie Moore and Family, July 18, 1915]

Description: Letter to Mollie Moore and family from Birdie McKinley regarding the bad weather they have been having, her children, visitors she has had, and her garden. Birdie writes of her children coming down with bad colds and a recent Kodak picture they had taken of their family that she might send to Mollie.
Date: July 18, 1915
Creator: McKinley, Birdie
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Birdie McKinley to Mollie Moore and Family, February 21, 1915]

Description: Letter to Mollie Moore and family from Birdie McKinley discussing family and local health, the sentencing of two men in her town, and miscellaneous news, including some about Christmas, other people who are going to write Mollie, and gardening. Birdie does not mention the crime committed in the case, but that the men involved were sentenced and she does not think they are guilty.
Date: February 21, 1915
Creator: McKinley, Birdie
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Parade]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the 27th annual Tyler Rose Festival and Parade; during the 4 day celebration, events will include Mrs. Lyndon Johnson coming to town to plant a rose named after her.
Date: October 24, 1964
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Water Gardens]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 10:00 P.M.
Date: August 5, 1979
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Pompeii Opening]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 5:00 P.M. and 6:00 P.M.
Date: December 28, 1978
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Rock garden]

Description: Photograph of the Ryoanji Temple in Kyoto, Japan. A wooden portico is visible in the foreground. Multiple people sit on the edge of the deck looking out at the rock garden. The garden is surrounded by a low wall. Trees are visible in the background behind the wall.
Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

[Rock borders]

Description: Photograph of the Ryoanji Temple in Kyoto, Japan. The image is divided by stone borders. The first area is stone and concrete; the middle section is filled with loose black rocks; the outer layer is comprised of stone tiles lined with stone bricks.
Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

[Seven Star Park Garden]

Description: Photograph of the Seven Star Park in Guilin, China. A small tree is visible in the foreground. The tree sits in front of a long horizontal opening in a concrete wall. More small trees are visible through the wall opening.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

[Borda Garden]

Description: Photograph of the Borda Garden in Cuernavaca, Mexico. A large pool is visible in the foreground. Steps leading out of the pool are visible on the right side of the frame. A covered archway is visible in the background on the other side of the pool. Trees surround the pool. Mountains are visible in the distant background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design