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[Ringgold man with glasses crying]

[Ringgold man with glasses crying]

Date: January 4, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Description: Close-up of a Hispanic man wearing a baseball cap and glasses crying as he surveys the scorched ground around him. On January 1, 2006, the Texas town of Ringgold was devastated in a fire that forced thousands of people to evacuate several towns in North Texas. Around 32 houses were destroyed in Ringgold, a ranching town of about 250 people. Mr. Castillo provided this information about this photo: Reyes Morales, de 48 años de edad, derrama algunas lágrimas frente a lo que fue su hogar en la localidad de Ringgold, a 180 Km al norte de Dallas (Texas). Morales perdió todos sus bienes materiales y espera la ayuda del gobierno para reconstruir su casa y su vida.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Scorched soccer ball]

[Scorched soccer ball]

Date: January 4, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Description: Photograph of a fire-damaged soccer ball with a man working in the background. On January 1, 2006, the Texas town of Ringgold was devastated in a fire that forced thousands of people to evacuate several towns in North Texas. Around 32 houses were destroyed in Ringgold, a ranching town of about 250 people.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Woman helping to clean-up after the fire]

[Woman helping to clean-up after the fire]

Date: January 4, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Description: A woman wearing a baseball cap helps to clean-up fire-damaged property after the Ringgold fire. On January 1, 2006, the Texas town of Ringgold was devastated in a fire that forced thousands of people to evacuate several towns in North Texas. Around 32 houses were destroyed in Ringgold, a ranching town of about 250 people. Mr. Castillo provided this information about this photo: María Morales, de 48 años, trata de recobrar algunas pertenencias de entre los escombros en el lugar en donde residía y que fue destruido por las llamas de un fuego en la localidad de Ringgold, a 100 millas al norte de Fort Worth.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Woman with fire-damaged property]

[Woman with fire-damaged property]

Date: January 4, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Description: A woman works with fire-damaged property in Ringgold. On January 1, 2006, the Texas town of Ringgold was devastated in a fire that forced thousands of people to evacuate several towns in North Texas. Around 32 houses were destroyed in Ringgold, a ranching town of about 250 people.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Worker replaces utility pole]

[Worker replaces utility pole]

Date: January 4, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Description: A worker replaces a utility pole after the fire at Ringgold. On January 1, 2006, the Texas town of Ringgold was devastated in a fire that forced thousands of people to evacuate several towns in North Texas. Around 32 houses were destroyed in Ringgold, a ranching town of about 250 people. Mr. Castillo provided this information about this photo: Un empleado no identificado de la empresa de electricidad Texas-New Mexico Power Company en plena labor para reanudar parte del alumbrado eléctrico en la localidad de Ringgold, a 180 Km al norte de Dallas (Texas). El domingo pasado, un incendio destruyó los pastizales que abarcan alrededor de más de 8.000 hectáreas, destruyendo además 27 viviendas.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Workers drilling and replacing utility pole]

[Workers drilling and replacing utility pole]

Date: January 4, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Description: Utility workers drill a new hole and prepare to replace a fire-damaged utility pole in Ringgold. On January 1, 2006, the Texas town of Ringgold was devastated in a fire that forced thousands of people to evacuate several towns in North Texas. Around 32 houses were destroyed in Ringgold, a ranching town of about 250 people.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Workers replace utility pole]

[Workers replace utility pole]

Date: January 4, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Description: Workers replace a utility pole after the fire at Ringgold, Texas. On January 1, 2006, the Texas town of Ringgold was devastated in a fire that forced thousands of people to evacuate several towns in North Texas. Around 32 houses were destroyed in Ringgold, a ranching town of about 250 people. Mr. Castillo provided this information about this photo: Un empleado no identificado de la empresa de electricidad Texas-New Mexico Power Company en plena labor para reanudar parte del alumbrado eléctrico en la localidad de Ringgold, a 180 Km al norte de Dallas (Texas). El domingo pasado, un incendio destruyó los pastizales que abarcan alrededor de más de 8.000 hectáreas, destruyendo además 27 viviendas.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
Ruth Roach Salmon [putting on a cowboy hat], 1978

Ruth Roach Salmon [putting on a cowboy hat], 1978

Date: 1978
Creator: unknown
Description: This photo shows Ruth Roach Salmon, probably in her living room on the ranch at Nocona, wearing a wildly-patterned blouse and putting a cowboy hat on her head.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Account Statement]

[Account Statement]

Date: 191u
Creator: First State Bank
Description: Statement of account from First State Bank in Forestburg, Texas, listing balances and deposits.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Envelope for letter from G.L. Arledge to Levi Perryman]

[Envelope for letter from G.L. Arledge to Levi Perryman]

Date: unknown
Creator: Arledge, G. L.
Description: Envelope for letter from G.L. Arledge to Levi Perryman for tax receipts.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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