Billy Cook Saddle

Billy Cook Saddle

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Billy Cook behind an intricately designed saddle. The saddle shop in the background was once located on Lee Street and is now in Sulphur, Oklahoma.
Contributing Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum
Side Saddle

Side Saddle

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a side saddle designed by Chas. Gooding. The saddle is sitting on top of a blanket.
Contributing Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum
Billy Cook Saddle

Billy Cook Saddle

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Billy Cook holding a saddle tree. In the background is a saddle shop.
Contributing Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum
Saddles and Saddle Blankets on a Fence

Saddles and Saddle Blankets on a Fence

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a western saddle and two saddle blankets on top of a wooden corral fence.
Contributing Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum
James Merida Ellis

James Merida Ellis

Date: unknown
Creator: Daniel
Description: Studio photograph of James Merida Ellis as an infant. He is dressed in a long white dress with ruffles and seated on a blanket-covered chair. Written beneath the photograph on the mat is, "Daniel."
Contributing Partner: The Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families
Man and Woman in Front of Fallen House

Man and Woman in Front of Fallen House

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of an older couple standing beside a fallen house after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. The house is on the left side of the frame. Within the fallen walls there is a bed frame with blankets and clothing hanging on it. The man wears overalls, a jacket, and a hat. The woman wears a skirt, dark sweater, and a head scarf. Behind them are fallen walls and wooden beams. In the foreground is more debris, a bucket and an ax.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Three Nurses Holding Babies

Three Nurses Holding Babies

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of three nurses sitting at the top of the stairwell holding one newborn baby each. One is crouched in front of two seated nurses. One is looking at the baby she is holding, the other two look at the camera. All three are dressed in white nurse dresses and the babies are wrapped in white blankets. Their hair is pulled back into buns. In the foreground on the left side of the frame is the stairwell banister. On the far left is a partial figure of a person's back.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Baby in a Basket

Baby in a Basket

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a baby sleeping in a wicker clothes basket. The baby is dressed in white and on top of a white pillow. The photograph is within an oval at the top of a white vertical postcard.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Jessie Belle Blanton

Jessie Belle Blanton

Date: unknown
Creator: Swartz
Description: Studio photograph of Jessie Belle Blanton as a baby. The baby is wearing a large white dress with a lace collar and a lace bottom. Jessie Belle Blanton is standing on a wicker chair covered in a blanket. Stamped beneath the photograph are the words, "Swartz, 707 Main St., Fort Worth, Tex." and written on the mat is, "Me -".
Contributing Partner: The Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families
[Tools of the cowboy on Edwards' fence]

[Tools of the cowboy on Edwards' fence]

Date: April 1971
Creator: Edwards, Janet
Description: Group of cowboy items on Edwards' fence. Clockwise: blanket, cowboy hat, cowboy saddle with blanket, and cowboy boots resting on a bale of hay. All of the items are leaning against a tall fence. A local farm is behind the items.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library