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Keep a check on the Local Happenings.  There should be lots of events fall and the holiday season around the corner!



August
Oakwood Cemetery, Denison, Texas FacebookPerrin Air Force Base Recreation Area, 1954
Wilson Grocery Store & Station ~ PottsboroPottsboro Cafe, 1950s
1930 Yellow Jacket (Seniors)1911 Sherman High School building
Colonnade Hotel ~ Description of the hotel & its conveniences, 1884Death of Etta Mounts, 1896
1st Bank ~ Whitesboro1st Male Valedictorian ~ Denison High School, 1908
Tommie Turner, age 12, Killed by Houston & Texas Central, 1889Hartley B. Edwards - WWI bugler
Murder of May Hunt by husband E.W. Hunt, 1892Dr. Jones Killed by Wiley Stewart in Caddo, I.T.
Charles C. Smith charged with carrying concealed weapon, June 1893Tildy Johnson charged with keeping disorderly house, June 1893
Inmates at County Poor Farm, November 1885Little Rock Community
"Sully", the movie ~ September 9, 2016Yazoo - novel by Will J. Wheless of Sherman, 1889
Hotel Denison ~ FacebookHistoric Denison ~ Facebook
Old Hotel Denison photo blog Maggie Williams Wineinger 100th birthday
Edna Worden Wendell 100th birthdayEppstein ~ Meyer wedding, 1884
Cory Hill , 1880sDeath of Mrs. Sarah O. Daugherty, 1885
Murder of W.H. Skinner on Missouri Pacific RR near Denison, 1883Death of P.H. Peters, 1883  ~ Sherman Mayor
"Battle of the Washitas" Event ~ Durant, Oklahoma, Oct 14 - 16Rev. W.H. Robert (Robert School for Boys), 1884 ~ Denison
Antoinette Lea Robert ~ sister-in-law of Gen. Sam HoustonJordan Taylor Hype!
Labor Siftings, newspaper for the labor movementsCarpenter Bluff Bridge - Say Goodbye to a local landmark
The Old Country Store by Natalie Clountz BaumanCounty Commissioners, 1960s
Mill Springs School Report Card, 1929 ~ Myrtle BrownR.F. Pool, Sr. ~ Pool Manufacturing Co., Sherman
Insanity Trials for J.P. Leeper, 1881Red River Bridge War by Rusty Williams
End-of-Year Activities, 1956 ~ Terrell High SchoolEisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site Events
Raymond Clement, Denison native & Muskogee, OK district attorney, killedPaul G. Korschel mangled by MKT cars, 1884
Denison High School Class of 1896 CommencementJ.A. Euper & Carrie Arey Wed, 1876
Nelms Shooting Gallery, 1888 ~ DenisonRed School, 1880
1873 Events ~ Denison"Down Memory Lane", 1962 ~ Whitewright
Art TeachersVicki Roberson ~ Dension murals
Bloomfield Cemetery ~ Bryan Co., Oklahoma1901 DISD Teacher Assignments
1905 DISD Teacher AssignmentsInterstate Fine Arts Society
Frank Klepper - ArtistDeath of Sam Hanna
Death of Ike HayneJohn Sigel ~ Sons of Hermann presentation reception, 1892
Widukind Lodge, No. 9 ~ 1st Anniversary 1891Stanley Rangers organized, 1892
Denison Philharmonic OrchestraTom Randel dies at depot, 1891
Sam Gray (professional baseball player) hosts dinner for friends, 1926City Hospital, aka Madonna Hospital ~ Facebook group
Central Ward School, Denison ~ Facebook groupKlansmen visit 1st Baptist & 1st Presbyterian Churches, 1922
True Ghost Stories & Other Strange & Scary Tales, vol. 1 - Natalie C. BaumanA.E. Crawford, Katy brakeman, retires, 1944
The Star Barber Shop, DenisonO.D. Parker refills 1892 prescription in 1919
Atkins family, 1939 ~ Van AlstyneFacebook ~ Preston Bend Cemetery
Death of Funeral Director, George Shields, 1953Jim Love ~ 2nd Negro to seve on Grayson Co. Grand Jury
Joe Sacra (DHS) ~ Texas A&M football, 1944La Una de Cordova Skinner ~ Texas Poet Laureate



JULY
Herod Cemetery"Funny How Time Slips Away" by Billy Joel Royal
(filmed at DHS before it was demolished in 2009)
"Surviving Flight 1549" trailer, in theaters Sept 9thAbner P. Ragsdale, teacher at Central Ward School, Dension & WWII veteran
1873 deaths reported in Denison Daily News1873 marriages reported in Denison Daily News
Thos D Farmer ~ Denison City Marshall1877 Main Street ~ Denison
George Perkins ~ 1876-1878 photographerSherman Mayors, 1858 - 1979
Grayson County Elected OfficialsHudson Slave Cemetery
George Patterson ~ WWI veteranJames R. Martin ~ Denison Postmaster
A.B. Person ~ AttorneyProf. P.B.H. Shearer ~ National Commercial & Normal College of Denison
W.M. Munson ~ AttorneyRemembering Armistice Day, 1918 by Col. Charles WIngo
1908 Class ~ Harshaw AcademyR.E. Boney retires from Ashburn's after 35 years, 1977
1931 Sherman High School Boys' Basketball TeamGeorge B. Mosse retires from Denison Post Office
Louis Boarey meets Johnny Camera, Italian ImmigrantsRay Hamilton captured in Howe, 1934
Denison as it was in 1872A.W. Spencer's 25th Wedding Anniversary, July 1884
L.G. Seitz Kills A.G. Cheatham, 1924 ~ TiogaCold Case - Mrs. N.O. Kreager, July 1946
Jameson School, early 1920sTrails of our Past: Wilson N. Jones - life & death
John B. Rockwell & Sadie Shackleford Marry, 1904Ernest Griffith Celebrates 100th Birthday, 1996
William N. Harben, 20th century American authorT.G. Golden, Asst. Supt. Missouri Pacific, Retires, 1887
Top West, former engineer for MKT, imprisoned in MexicoWhere is Petery Grayson buried?
Jeremiah H. NolanLouis Hubschman ~ Denison photographer
Collin County HistoryBaseball on the Prairie by Kris Rutherford
1960s Piner Junior High School football team ~ Sherman1878 Sale of town lots ~ Whitewright
1880 death of Thomas L. WilsonB.H. Stone ~ Denison photographer
Col. R.C. Foster Home ~ DenisonW.J. Leeper Home ~ Denison
1891 Commencement ~ St. Xavier's Academy1891 ~ Licenses to Practice Pharmarcy approved
Dr. E.R. BirchDenison as it was in 1873
Emancipation Day, 1892Shiloh ~ community
Small's Gin ~ ShermanMrs. Nancy O. Kreager Murder, 1946 ~ Cold Case
Murder of Jack Carlton, 1887 ~ FelonyMurder of Della Cannon, 1896 ~ Felony
Walter Harben, 1887 ~ SuicideCoach Jerry Don Cantrell ~ Sherman HS
Chickasaw Nation's Bloomfield Academy building, 1890Fire Chief W.T. Yocum ~ Denison
Death of Lewis S. Morefield, 18921899 Denison Circus
My Memories (Cotton Mill School) by Billy HolcombJohn J. Joshua
Mineral Creek Bridge, 1875 -1877Rev. Daniel Jones
Whitewright School ~ 1917 facultyWhitewright Schools ~ Rat Extermination Campaign, 1927
Walsh Boarding House, 315 S. Crockett ~ ShermanHenry Vaden Recalls Sherman's Early Days
Oldest Woman in Grayson County, 19001st DHS graduate - 1889
1898 St. Xavier Academy CommencementMorton Store ~ Locust
1896 St. Xavier Academy CommencementEnd of the Line ~ train board removed from Denison Station, 1 July 1965
1893 St. Xavier Academy Commencement1894 St. Xavier Academy Commencement
1895 St. Xavier Academy CommencementFind-A-Grave ~ Grayson County Cemeteries
1891 St. Xavier Academy Commencement1890 St. Xavier Academy Commencement



JUNE
Marks Brothers Department Store, 1921 ~ ShermanGrayson County's Sesquientennail Time Capsule, 1986
Ted Schirmer - local artist & his 2 paintings that hung in State Nat'l BankDenison Businesses, 1873
Carl Zimmerman, Coach ~ Sherman High School1947 Denison High School Graduates
Colbert Family Cemetery ~ Bryan Co., OklahomaEnterprise School Honor Roll, February 1936
Allen School1946 Sherman High School Athenian
Norman Jamison Bennett ~ Sherman & Howe HS teacher, actorQuedlinburg Treasure
1911 Fire ~ Cottage Hill section, ShermanWhitewright Parade, 1907 or 1908
1932 Re-enactment of 1872 Katy's entrance into Texas6th Cavalry, Co. C, L.S. Ross Brigade
1st National Bank ~ WhitewrightPresident Franklin Delano Roosevelt's 1936 visit to Denison
1883-1884 Sherman Public School Year Report1883-1884 Denison Publc School Year Report from Superintendent
Dr. & Mrs. J.C. Feild's 10th (tin) Wedding Anniversary, June 18, 1884Sherman Boarding House @ 315 S. Crockett
Missing Couple ~ Deserted Husband, 1894 ~ Van AlstynePratt Brothers Grocery Store, 1930 ~ Van Alstyne
North Side Barber Shop ~ Van AlstyneWhitewright Boy Scouts outing at Woodlake, 1915
Acme Theatre ~ WhitewrightMurder/Suicide, May 1917 ~ J H (Joe) Morehead & wife @ Locust
Murder of twin brother @ Van Alstyne by Joe McCombA.H. Post murders W.E. Powell @ Bush's Quarry
Frank Simmons stabs & kills Sam Walthall over baseball game ~ WhitewrightDistrict Court, Civil Minutes, Book F, 186? - 1871
Noels Chair Factory ~ DenisonTrails of our Past: Mormon Grove
Grayson County Insane Asylum, 1899YMCA ~ Sherman
Woodlawn Country Club ~ ShermanDenison Herald office building, 1926
Mattie D. Lucas Remembers Early Days of ShermanDeath of Lotta (Mrs. Elias) Eppstein, 1889
Cale, villageCanaan-Everheart News, 1915 & 1916
Canaan SchoolMollie Hibbard, wife of Henry Adelbert "Dell" Hibbard
Denison High School Class of 2006Pearce Auto Dealership ~ Denison
St. Stephen's Episcopal Church ~ ShermanFacebook ~ 9 Generations of Grayson County
Facebook ~ Gunter Library & MuseumKyger & Harshaw Business Colege, 1884 ~ Denison
Whitesboro, 1884Rotramel & Sumner pioneer families ~ Sherman
Louis CarlatSherman Architect J. Tulloch designs OK Presbyterian College
John J. McKillip, born Whitesboro, 1910 postcard from Durant, OklahomaAnthony & Emma Pate family
Knight Furniture ~ ShermanClaud Easterly (Denison Herald) & Harry S. Truman
1911 Employees of Denison Fire Dept.Mrs. Gene Legg ~ Belgian American
Ernest A. Griffith Celebrates 100th BirthdayGeorge W Gillam Suicide, 1885 ~ Bells
Dan Gover Suicide, 1890 ~ DenisonE.W. Harris murders Dr. J.K. Yowell, 1892


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