Picnic on Simms Place

Description:

Photograph of a large group of people walking away from the camera. They are outside on grass and there are many trees. The women wear white blouses with skirts, some wear hats, the men wear trousers and shirts with hats. There are children running. In the lower left hand corner of the frame there is writing that reads, "I am in front of Bessie Huff. Picnic on Simms Place 1908". Across the bottom it reads, "Mr. and Mrs. Huff" and "Grace Bayer".

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma
Creation Date: July 4, 1908
Partner(s):
Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 24
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: July 4, 1908
  • Digitized: January 30, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
July 4, 1908
Description:

Photograph of a large group of people walking away from the camera. They are outside on grass and there are many trees. The women wear white blouses with skirts, some wear hats, the men wear trousers and shirts with hats. There are children running. In the lower left hand corner of the frame there is writing that reads, "I am in front of Bessie Huff. Picnic on Simms Place 1908". Across the bottom it reads, "Mr. and Mrs. Huff" and "Grace Bayer".

Note:

Sims place was in Oklahoma north of Lipscomb County.

Physical Description:

One photographic image, b&w: 5.0 in. X 3.5 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Dresses | Hats | Straw Hats | Children | Kids | Trees | Parties | Celebrations | Blouses | Trousers | Skirts
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1996.9.17
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth36081
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public