Nancy Della Cruse kneeling next to a puppy

Description:

Nancy Della Cruse kneels next to a puppy in the yard next to a house. The place is at the Scrivner home on Polk Street in Paris, Texas. House was built and occupied in 1875 by three old maid sisters. There was an outhouse, garden, fruit trees, smoke house and the well was just off the kitchen on the porch. The teacake cookies that came out of the wood stove were the best in the whole world.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Lamar County - Paris
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Private Collection of Charles R. Delphenis
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 66
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Digitized: February 12, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Lamar County - Paris
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Nancy Della Cruse kneels next to a puppy in the yard next to a house. The place is at the Scrivner home on Polk Street in Paris, Texas. House was built and occupied in 1875 by three old maid sisters. There was an outhouse, garden, fruit trees, smoke house and the well was just off the kitchen on the porch. The teacake cookies that came out of the wood stove were the best in the whole world.

Note:

Written on back of photo:

Nancy Della Cruz

Physical Description:

1 photographic print, b&w 3.5 in. x 4.25 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
Private Collection of Charles R. Delphenis
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 0156
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth35373
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public