[Lone Star School]

Description:

Photograph of several men, women, and children standing in front of the Lone Star School. There are two horse drawn carriages visible in the photograph. Typed on the back of the photograph is, "The Lone Star school, located midway between the towns of Claude and Panhandle, is reputed to have been the first established on the 'high plains' of Texas. This picture was made in 1894. Miss Cappie Potts was teacher. (Star-Telegram Feature story on this school published Sunday, April 5, 1936)."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Armstrong County
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Usage:
Total Uses: 45
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Digitized: May 7, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Armstrong County
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1894  
Description:

Photograph of several men, women, and children standing in front of the Lone Star School. There are two horse drawn carriages visible in the photograph. Typed on the back of the photograph is, "The Lone Star school, located midway between the towns of Claude and Panhandle, is reputed to have been the first established on the 'high plains' of Texas. This picture was made in 1894. Miss Cappie Potts was teacher. (Star-Telegram Feature story on this school published Sunday, April 5, 1936)."

Physical Description:

1 photographic print: b&w; 8 x 10 in.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Lone Star School | Carriages | Buggies
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: AR406-4-11-28
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth38353
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image