Christmas Greetings

Christmas Greetings

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Color postcard depicting a small Christmas Elf, dressed in red, standing by a sprig of holly. Printed on the card is, " Christmas Greetings. Your very sweetest Christmas dreams, If they should all come true, Could not bring more happiness, Than I hope for you." Correspondence on the back reads, "Merry Xmas and Happy New Year from Mrs. Monroe." It is addressed to Mrs. Earl Dill, Denison St., Paris, Texas. It is postmarked El Paso, Texas in Dec 21, 1915.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
Group on the wing [of a bi-plane], c. 1915

Group on the wing [of a bi-plane], c. 1915

Date: c. 1915
Creator: unknown
Description: This photo shows a group of people with a bi-plane airplane in a field in Oklahoma. Sitting on top of the wings, from left to right are: Mabel Strickland, Bonnie McCarroll, Florence Hughes, Fox Hastings, and Ruth Roach. The men on the ground are involved in some kind of escapade involving a sword and turbans.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
Portrait of Soldier

Portrait of Soldier

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of two portraits of soldiers. The soldier in the picture on the left is Bob McDaniel during World War I, standing in front of a studio background in uniform. The soldier in the picture on the right is unidentified and is standing in front of a tree in uniform.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Portrait of Soldiers

Portrait of Soldiers

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of two portraits of soldiers. The first photograph is of E. W. Ewell standing and George Graves sitting in a chair with a flag behind them. "Long may she wave" is written above the flag, and Ewell is labeled. The picture on the right is of Jesse McDaniel standing, in uniform.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Portrait of Mary Van den Berge Hill as youth]

[Portrait of Mary Van den Berge Hill as youth]

Date: c. 1915
Creator: unknown
Description: Formal portrait of youthful Mary Van den Berge Hill in partial profile wearing dark suit with hat.
Contributing Partner: The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
[Residence of Dr. J.W. Torbett]

[Residence of Dr. J.W. Torbett]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the residence of Dr. J.W. Torbett. There is a vehicle parked on the side of the home. There are young trees planted in front of the home. The Torbett Sanatorium in Marlin was named after the Torbett family.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[City of Clarendon Ledger: Ordinances 1-20]

[City of Clarendon Ledger: Ordinances 1-20]

Date: [c. 1915]
Creator: City of Clarendon
Description: This ledger includes the documentation filed in the Office of the County Court for Donley County which covers the incorporation of the Town of Clarendon as well as the text of ordinances proposed and approved by the City of Clarendon. This version starts with an index and handwritten ordinances, but later ones are printed and attached to the ledger pages.
Contributing Partner: City of Clarendon
Early Irvingites Pose for Photo, c. 1915

Early Irvingites Pose for Photo, c. 1915

Date: c. 1915
Creator: unknown
Description: A group of early Irvingites pose for a photo, c. 1915. On the back of the photo is written: Kate, Early, Myrtle, and friends. They were Early, Kate, and Myrtle Story, and the photo was taken in front of the Story house at 304 S. Britain Road.
Contributing Partner: Irving Archives
[Children playing a game]

[Children playing a game]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of six children playing "pop-the-whip", outdoors. The children are moving while holding hands. Front of photograph: "#12 Children playing pop-the-whip approximately 1915, Orange, Texas."
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
Seiber Store - Interior

Seiber Store - Interior

Date: c. 1915
Creator: unknown
Description: Henry Alvis Seiber owned this general store along Main Street in Irving, Texas, c. 1915.
Contributing Partner: Irving Archives
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