Manuscript Vertical Files 

Collection Number: MVF 10-28

Accession Number: 0304-204 and 0304-231

Item(s): Postcard from Storybook Land; Marvin Randle for mayor ruler; Boy Scout brochures from the 1940s.     


Donor: Jan Hart

Date Received: May 23, 2004 and July 6, 2004

Literary Rights Statement: 

Permission to publish from the collection must be obtained from the Irving Archives, Irving Public Library.


     The file contains a postcard from Storybook Land, which was a children’s amusement park opened in Irving in the late 1950s. Also included in the file is a promotional ruler from one of Marvin Randle’s campaigns for mayor of Irving and two Boy Scout brochures from c. 1943 directed toward parents involved in scouting.