[Hereford Residents]

Description:

Photograph of early settlers of Hereford, Texas. The adults stand by the wagon on the right, and the children sit on the grass. There is a white horse by the two wagons on the left, and another dark horse on the far right.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Deaf Smith County - Hereford
Creation Date: 1900  
Partner(s):
Deaf Smith County Library
Collection(s):
Bill and Marcella Bradly Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 92
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1900
  • Digitized: February 17, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Deaf Smith County - Hereford
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1900  
Description:

Photograph of early settlers of Hereford, Texas. The adults stand by the wagon on the right, and the children sit on the grass. There is a white horse by the two wagons on the left, and another dark horse on the far right.

Note:

W.A. Rickets' son, Ira married Anne Hughes in the home of Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Hughes in Frio community. Ira then moved to Jumbo community, then to New Mexico. In 1915 Ira moved back to Hereford.

W.A. Rickets' son Claude went to school at Panhandle Plains Christian College, where he was a member of the first football team. In 1913 Claude worked at the First National Bank. Claude served in the army during WWI (1917 - 1919). Claude organized the first Boy Scout troop in Hereford in 1917. He married Lavinne Neal on Dec. 21, 1919 and had no children.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 13 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): wagons | Rickets, W. A. | Rickets, Claude | Rickets, Lavinne Neal | Rickets, Anne Hughes | Rickets, Ira | Hughes, A. J. | Hughes, Mrs. A. J.
Partner:
Deaf Smith County Library
Collection:
Bill and Marcella Bradly Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ds01359
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth13816
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image