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[Stone Building in a Field]

Description: Photograph of a stone building in a field of flowers and trees.
Date: unknown
Creator: Williams, Byrd, Jr.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Photograph of a woman taken as a bust portrait. She is wearing a coat and a hat.
Date: unknown
Creator: Williams, Byrd, Jr.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Automobile With a Sign]

Description: Photograph of an automobile with a sign which says "I am ____ for Sheriff". Horses and wagons are seen in the field in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Williams, Byrd, Jr.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Sunrise or Sunset Over Water]

Description: Photograph of a sunrise or a sunset over a body of water. A small part of the coastline is visible on the right side of the print. The photo has a large cream colored border.
Date: unknown
Creator: Williams, Byrd, Jr.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Landscape With a Roadway]

Description: Photograph of a landscape with the side of a mountain and a river included in the frame. A roadway cuts through the landscape. Taken by Byrd Williams, Jr. during college.
Date: unknown
Creator: Williams, Byrd, Jr.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Library Card]

Description: Library card for Gurley Presbyterian Sabbath School. The card is issued to Irene Redway, under the direction of her teacher Miss Hirst. The front of the card contains call numbers for books wanted, and the back of the card contains directions for using the card.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gurley Presbyterian Sabbath School
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Epitaph of Colonel Ezekiel Polk]

Description: Newspaper clipping containing the epitaph of Colonel Ezekiel Polk, father of former President James K. Polk. The epitaph was contributed to the newspaper by Mr. O. P. Foote, who copied the inscription while visiting the burying-ground in Bolivar, Tennessee while stationed there with the Third Iowa Infantry in 1862. Ezekiel Polk was born September 7, 1747, and died August 31, 1824 at the age of 76. The epitaph is a 20-line poem written by Ezekiel Polk himself at the age of 74. A handwritten note on the clipping indicates that the clipping was given to Charles B. Moore from Hubert Sauer.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[John G. Arthur Sues for Divorce]

Description: The article mentions the cause of John G. Arthur call for divorce. It also mentions how his wife Mattie became a lawyer and throughout the marriage was the boss of the relationship and caused him financial loss. John also accuses his wife of beating him physically and verbally. His wife also schemed to disinherit John's daughter from a previous marriage. He was then forced at gun point to give her the deeds to all of his properties.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

The Latest in Ovals.

Description: An advertisement describing the advantages and ease of use in framing photographs with oval borders. Includes pricing and an image of the finished product.
Date: unknown
Creator: Robinson, E. P.
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Periodical Clipping of Olivier Pain]

Description: An article describing the adventures of Olivier Pain. Sarting with his writings against Napoleon III's government. It mentions his wife and children. Then his adventures against the Communist government of France and his subsequent inprisonment. After escaping to Australia he arrived in the United States and went on to London. He was then secretary to Osman Pasha, after losing to the Russians he was offered to the French Government and refused. He was then a Russian prisoner of war and after that term he returned to Paris only to leap again into another adventure. This adventure was as the El Mahdi's right hand man against the Anglo-Egyptian Government.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Clipping of d'Arusamont Case from the Cincinnati Gazette]

Description: Article over the alimony case between Mr. d'Arusamont and his ex-wife Fanny Wright. It covers a small history of Fanny Wright: large inheritance from a maternal uncle and then she moved to the United States to promote her views. She was against slavery and she she couldn't eradicate it bought thirty slaves and set them up in St. Domingo. She then subscribed to the school of Socialist and set up a press but this project failed. In one of Fanny's visits to Paris she met Mr. d'Arusamont.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Some Agricultural Science

Description: An article explaining solid foods and the proportion of water and how it effects how we eat or feed on these foods.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Clipping on Agriculture]

Description: Discussing the cost to produce a bushel of grain. Feeding hogs is also discussed. The cost of corn which is fed to the hogs, which is not making any profit because of the high cost of corn.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Clipping: Astronomical Charts]

Description: A newspaper clipping that includes an astronomical table and an outline of the moon's phases for the month. The clipping is badly stained and is unintelligible in some areas of the table.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

A Natural Avenue Near Edmonton

Description: Short article on the Canadian west. On the other side is a photo of a natural avenue near Edmonton.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Members American White Plymouth Rock Club]

Description: Portraits of the members of the American White Plymouth Rock Club. Frank Pudney Kalkaskia, Michigan; J. A. Bickerdike Millersville, Illinois; G. W. Swarts Ariel, Pennsylvania; Dr. Robert Buchanan Nevada, Missouri; F. K. Linhard Kipling, Ohio. on the flip side is a photo of the home of Sass Brothers White Plymouth Rocks, Ancona, Illinois.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Wonders of the World]

Description: Discusses the wonders of the world. Flip side lecture of the pursuit of happiness through religion and sciences with the lecturer demonstrating part of his lecture.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Gospel Advocate

Description: TWo men discussing the bible: God made vs Man made, good men vs bad men, wisdom of heaven vs wisdom of men.
Date: unknown
Creator: Carr, O. A.
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections