Milly Pinkerton Brack Papers, 1946-2008Add to your cart.

By Perri Hamilton and Rachel Motes

Collection Overview

Title: Milly Pinkerton Brack Papers, 1946-2008Add to your cart.
Predominant Dates: 1954-1956
ID: 02/19/ U0031
Primary Creator: Milly Pinkerton Brack
Extent: 3.0 Boxes
Arrangement: Arranged by subject matter.
Date Acquired: 00/00/2008. More info below under Accruals.
Languages: English


Documents collected by Milly Pinkerton Brack during her time as a student at North Texas State College. The files contain examples of athletic and theater programs, registration information, receipts, campus election flyers, and programs from the church services she attended.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The materials in this collection were collected by Milly Pinkerton Brack and reflect her interests and activities while a student at North Texas State College. This collection includes: student election handbills, athletic and theater programs, registration paperwork, a Fine Arts Series bulletin, cards, receipts and publications that reflect student life from 1954-1956.

Collection Historical Note

Milly Pinkerton Brack saved items that reflect campus life and her own activities during the period of 1954-1956. She was an education major and belonged to Future Teachers of America and the Association for Childhood Education.

Biographical Note

Milly Pinkerton Brack graduated from UNT in 1956 with a Bachelor of Science in Education/Elementary Education degree. During her student years she was a member of the Future Teachers of America and the Association for Childhood Education.

Subject/Index Terms

Access Information

Access Restrictions:

Selected items in this collection are restricted.  Please contact UNT Special Collections for more information.

Use Restrictions:

Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department.  Copyright restrictions may apply.

Physical Access Note:

This collection is stored at the Willis Library and is available for same-day paging.

Reading Room or Duplication Requests

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Administrative Information

Repository: University Archives
Accruals: 1994-005
Acquisition Source: Milly Pinkerton Brack
Acquisition Method: Gift
Related Materials:

Preferred Citation: Milly Pinkerton Brack Papers, University of North Texas Special Collections
Finding Aid Revision History: Rachel Motes processed an accretion of one new box [Box3] to this collection on August 9, 2016. This finding aid was additionally revised in September 2017 by Hailey LaRock to clarify the collection content, amend spelling errors and dates, and add other missing information.


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Box and Folder Listing

  • Box 1: Milly Pinkerton Brack Papers, 1954-1956Add to your cart.

    A collection of material that reflect the interests and activities of an undergraduate student at UNT during the period 1954-1956.
    Barcode: 642181
    • Folder 1: Athletic Programs, 1954-1956Add to your cart.

      Football game programs in which only two have year dates.  One is for 1954 and the other is 1956.
      Items: 4
    • Folder 2: "The Birdseye", 1954Add to your cart.

      One copy of a newsletter, The Birdseye, for October 17, 1954. This is a publication of the Wesley Foundation, Denton, Texas.
      Item: 1
    • Folder 3: Church Programs, 1954-1955Add to your cart.

      Five programs for the First Presbyterian Church and one from the First Methodist Church, both of Denton, Texas.
      Items: 5
    • Folder 4: Clippings, 1954-1955Add to your cart.

      Clippings on students at other schools, elections at UNT, cheerleaders, local news and other topics of importance to Milly Pinkerton Brack.
      Items: 19
    • Folder 5: Degree Plan, 1956Add to your cart.

      Envelope and a degree application card for Milly Pinkerton Brack.
      Items: 2
    • Folder 6: Denton, Texas Material, undatedAdd to your cart.

      Match book for Brewers Restaurant, student discount coupon for the Texas Theater for  the movie "Romeo and Juliet," and Bates Fabrics card.
      Items: 3
    • Folder 7: Election Material, undatedAdd to your cart.

      Advertisements for candidates in elections on the UNT campus.  The positions being sought included: offices in the United Students of North Texas, cheerleaders, relay queens, and the women's forum.
      Items: 20
    • Folder 8: Fine Arts Festival Bulletin, 1955Add to your cart.

      The program booklet that describes the lectures, performances, and activities that would make up the Fine Arts Festival in 1955.
      Item: 1
    • Folder 9: Registration and Student Teacher Information Papers, 1955Add to your cart.

      This collection of materials contains receipts for registration, a card for an appointment for a chest x-ray, directions for registration, and instructions for senior student teachers.
      Items: 7
    • Folder 10: Religious Material, 1955Add to your cart.

      A program for "Religious Emphasis Week."
      Item: 1
    • Folder 11: Schedule of Classes, 1955Add to your cart.

      A "Schedule of Classes" for the summer of 1955.
      Item: 1
    • Folder 12: School Material, 1954-1955Add to your cart.

      Papers and cards that reflect student life in the mid-1950s.  Included are: student activity cards, a football schedule, an appointment card for a yearbook photo, card and envelope from florists, product packaging from the Student Trading Post, a permission card to leave the campus, library book request cards, a calendar page, a card to the parents informing them of the dates their daughter was off campus and when she returned.
      Items: 18
    • Folder 13: Sorority, 1954-1955Add to your cart.

      Cards for "Big-Little Sister Adoption" ceremonies, appointment card and an invitation from the Panhellenic Council.
      Items: 4
    • Folder 14: Theatrical Programs, 1955Add to your cart.

      Programs for musical and theatrical performances with one ticket stub.
      Items: 8
  • Box 2: Milly Pinkerton Brack Papers, 1946-2008Add to your cart.

    Barcode: 642182
    • Folder 1: Correspondence, 2008-11Add to your cart.

      Correspondence from Milly Pinkerton Brack to UNT Archives.
    • Folder 2: Envelope, 2008-11Add to your cart.

      Envelope containg correspondence between Milly Pinkerton Brack and UNT Archives.
    • Folder 3: Mail Box #/ Phone #, 1954Add to your cart.

      Slip containing the mail box number, phone number, dorm, and school ranking of Milly Pinkerton Brack.
      • Item 1: Mail Box #/ Phone #, 1954Add to your cart.

        Slip containing the mail box number and phone number at Marquis dorm.  Junior status is marked on the slip as well.
      • Item 2: North Texas Box #, undatedAdd to your cart.

        Slip containing a mail box number belonging to Milly Pinkerton Brack.
    • Folder 4: Program for NTS choir and tickets, undatedAdd to your cart.

      Program for NTS choir performance and two ticket stubs.
      • Item 1: Program for NTS choir, 1946 or 1947Add to your cart.

        Program from NTS choir performance in either 1946 or 1947.  Milly Pinkerton Brack writes in her correspondence to UNT Archives that seeing the choir was what made her want to come to North Texas State.
      • Item 2: Ticket Stub, undatedAdd to your cart.

      • Item 3: Ticket Stub, NTSU Coliseum, undatedAdd to your cart.

    • Folder 5: Student Trading Post Items, undatedAdd to your cart.

      • Item 1: North Texas State Trading Post Item, undatedAdd to your cart.

        Wrapping for loose leaf notebook paper with writing on the back.
      • Item 2: Receipt, undatedAdd to your cart.

        Receipt from the North Texas State College Student Trading Post.
    • Folder 6: Yucca Beauty Election Ballot, undatedAdd to your cart.

      Ballot for Yucca Beauty Election, unmarked.
  • Box 3: Milly Pinkerton Brack Papers, 1954-1955Add to your cart.

    Barcode: 642183
    • Folder 1: The Campus Chat, NO. 65, 1955-08-19Add to your cart.

    • Folder 2: Tip-Off, 1954-1956Add to your cart.

      "A book designed to give students a helping hand at North Texas, from freshman orientation through senior graduation, published by United Students of North Texas State College.”
    • Folder 3: Empty Envelope, 1955-01-29Add to your cart.

      North Texas State College, Office of the Dean of Women envelope addressed to Milly Pinkerton with "receipts" written in red pencil on the back.
    • Folder 4: Announcement and Card Order Receipt, undatedAdd to your cart.

    • Folder 5: Receipts, 1954-1955Add to your cart.

    • Folder 6: Schedule of Courses, undatedAdd to your cart.

      This is a list containing the schedule of Milly Marilyn Pinkerton's courses and other relevant North Texas information.  On the back of this list are instructions for registration as well as a note in cursive of what she lacks in her schedule.
    • Folder 7: Statement of Earnings and Deductions, 1955Add to your cart.

      These receipts come from North Texas State College
    • Folder 8: Instructions to Clerks and Work Schedule, undatedAdd to your cart.

    • Folder 9: "Vote for..." Yucca Beauty Name Cards, undatedAdd to your cart.

      One name card is for Deloise Hooten and two are for Jan Duke.
    • Folder 10: Empty Stamp Books, 1955Add to your cart.

      There are 11 empty three cent stamp booklets in this folder.
    • Folder 11: Subscription to The Dallas Morning News Receipts, 1954-1955Add to your cart.

    • Folder 12: News Clipping, undatedAdd to your cart.

      The news clipping is titled "256 Graduate Candidates File for Degrees At NTSC."
    • Folder 13: Post Office Box Rent Receipts, 1954-1955Add to your cart.

    • Folder 14: Receipts, 1954-1955Add to your cart.

      These receipts come from the NTSC The Student Trading Post and from Voertman's at North Texas.
    • Folder 15: Proof of Pictures, 1954Add to your cart.

      A small paper form from Cunningham Studio that states "You Cannot See Proofs or Get Finished Pictures Without This Card."
    • Folder 16: Analysis of Degree Plan, undatedAdd to your cart.

      This is an Elementary Education Majors Work-Sheet for Analysis of Degree Plan for Millie Pinkerton.
    • Folder 17: Envelope, undatedAdd to your cart.

      An empty Linwood Roberson Florist envelope addressed to Milly Pinkerton at Marquis Hall.
    • Folder 18: NTSC Receipts, 1954-1955Add to your cart.

    • Folder 19: Observation School - Journal, 1954Add to your cart.

      Journal entries written by Milly while at the Observation School with Mrs. Neely's fourth grade class.  Dates range from October 18th to November 24th.  It also appears to be graded with red pencil.
    • Folder 20: Fall Semester Student Identification Card, 1955Add to your cart.

    • Folder 21: Papers and Publications, 1954-1955Add to your cart.

      This folder contains the following items: a postcard, vacination record, Women's Forum meeting, "Big-Little Sister: Adoption Ceremony," and the "Panhellenic Rush Book."

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