[J. B. and Katie Dickey's House in Pottsboro, Texas]

[J. B. and Katie Dickey's House in Pottsboro, Texas]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the home of J. B. and Katie Dickey. The wooden house has a single story, a porch to the right side, and a gable over the front door. A handwritten note on the reverse side of the photo indicates that the house was located north of Pottsboro Library until it burned down in a 1994 fire.
Contributing Partner: Pottsboro Public Library
[Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad Depot in Pottsboro, Texas]

[Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad Depot in Pottsboro, Texas]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad depot in Pottsboro, Texas. The single-story wooden building has a bell-shaped dormer hanging over the front entrance.
Contributing Partner: Pottsboro Public Library
[Pottsboro High School Production Program of "The Charming Intruder"]

[Pottsboro High School Production Program of "The Charming Intruder"]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Program for the Pottsboro High School production of a play titled "The Charming Intruder." It contains a list of actors and their characters, a synopsis of scenes, and a variety of advertisements from local businesses.
Contributing Partner: Pottsboro Public Library
[Marker: George R. Reeves]

[Marker: George R. Reeves]

Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Description: Photograph of the Texas Historical Commission marker for George R. Reeves (January 3, 1826 - September 5, 1882) in Pottsboro, Texas. Text: Man for whom 2600-Sq. Mi. West Texas County was named. Born in Tennessee, married Jane Moore in 1844 in Arkansas, came to Texas about 1845, was Grayson County tax collector, 1848-1850; Sheriff, 1850-1854. Served as state representative, 1855-1861, commissioned Confederate Army officer, 1863, participant in Battle of Chickamauga and Hundred Days Atlanta Campaign. Returned to legislature, 1873, Speaker of the House, 1881-1882. Recorded - 1967.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West
[Marker: Trading Post of Holland Coffee]

[Marker: Trading Post of Holland Coffee]

Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Description: Photograph of the marker for the Trading Post of Holland Coffee in Pottsboro, Texas. Text: Established about 1837 for trade with the Indians of the Red River region and the Western Plains. Here many white captives of the red men were redeemed. From its vicinity, the Snively Expedition set out for New Mexico on April 25, 1843. Abandoned after Coffee's death in 1846. Erected by the State of Texas 1936.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West
[Marker: Fort Johnson]

[Marker: Fort Johnson]

Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Description: Photograph of the marker for Fort Johnson in Pottsboro, Texas. Text: Established by William G. Cooke in 1840 as a part of the defense of the military road from Red River to Austin, named in honor of Colonel Francis W. Johnson (1799-1888), commander of the Texas army at the capture of San Antonio, December 10, 1835. Place of rendezvous for the Snivley Expedition which set out April 25, 1843. The settlement in the vicinity was known as Georgetown.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West
[Newspaper Clipping of Pottsboro School News]

[Newspaper Clipping of Pottsboro School News]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Newspaper clipping featuring several articles concerning school news in Pottsboro, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Pottsboro Public Library
Minnie Clountz and Family

Minnie Clountz and Family

Date: 1922~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Clountz family standing in front of their home. The five children in front are Henry, Willie, Vessie, Bertie, and Gertie. The parents, Henry and Minnie, lean against the porch to the right. Elderly Nancy Clountz sits on the porch behind them.
Contributing Partner: Pottsboro Public Library
[William and Birtie Clountz with Their Grandmother]

[William and Birtie Clountz with Their Grandmother]

Date: 1918~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of William Clountz sitting on a raised porch in front of his elderly grandmother, Nancy Hoover Clountz, who sits in a rocking chair. Birtie Clountz kneels with a dog in the yard below.
Contributing Partner: Pottsboro Public Library
[Clinton Bates and Dorothy Clement]

[Clinton Bates and Dorothy Clement]

Date: 1959
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Clinton Bates and Dorothy Clement standing together in front of a stage curtain. Bates wears a hat, striped shirt, and jeans. Clement wears a broad hat and dress. The reverse side of the image notes that this was from a Pottsboro High School play.
Contributing Partner: Pottsboro Public Library
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