Queen Theater

Queen Theater

Date: 1956
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Queen Theater in Abilene, Texas. The marquee reads, "Richard Todd, Dawn Addams, The Bed". The opening is covered in posters that read, "Gay and Saucy" and "Spicy, Racy and Hilarious". There is a man in pajamas standing in front of the theater advertising the production.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Library Exhibit]

[Library Exhibit]

Date: unknown
Creator: Boyd & Breeding
Description: Photograph of library exhibit at the Cooke County Fair. In the center, there is a shelf filled with books. On the right, there is a bookshelf shaped like a ladder. Above the shelves, there are two posters with a photograph of a building on each. The poster on the left has several lines spreading out from the building. The poster on the right has several lines leading to other photographs, spreading out from the building. In the foreground, there is a desk with books, papers, and a pair of scissors sitting on it. Two posters are attached above the left side of the desk; the top poster says "In Every Home Books," and the bottom poster says "Back to Nature Books." A banner above the exhibit says "...ee Library."
Contributing Partner: Cooke County Library
[Library Exhibit]

[Library Exhibit]

Date: unknown
Creator: Boyd & Breeding
Description: Photograph of library exhibit at the Cooke County Fair. In the center, there is a shelf filled with books. On the right, there is a bookshelf shaped like a ladder. Above the shelves, there are two posters with a photograph of a building on each. The poster on the left has several lines spreading out from the building. The poster on the right has several lines leading to other photographs, spreading out from the building. In the foreground, there is a desk with books, papers, and a pair of scissors sitting on it. Two posters are attached above the left side of the desk; the top poster says "In Every Home Books," and the bottom poster says "Back to Nature Books." A banner above the exhibit says "...ee Library."
Contributing Partner: Cooke County Library
[Library Exhibit]

[Library Exhibit]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a library exhibit at the Cooke County Fair. The exhibit consists of a display of books amongst figurines of trees, animals, people, and buildings. A row of plants is set behind the books and figurines. On the right side of the display, there is an American flag hanging from table. Above the display, there are several posters hanging on the wall. A banner above the posters says "Cooke County Free Library."
Contributing Partner: Cooke County Library
[Library Exhibit]

[Library Exhibit]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a library exhibit at the Cooke County Fair. The exhibit consists of a display of books amongst figurines of trees, animals, people, and buildings. A row of plants is set behind the books and figurines. On the right side of the display, there is an American flag hanging from table. Above the display, there are several posters hanging on the wall. A banner above the posters says "Cooke County Free Library."
Contributing Partner: Cooke County Library
B-32 Publicity Exhibit in 1945

B-32 Publicity Exhibit in 1945

Date: August 27, 1945
Creator: unknown
Description: Woman looking at six posters mounted on a wall at a Lockheed Martin B-32 publicity exhibit on August 27, 1945.
Contributing Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth
Heritage, Winter 2006

Heritage, Winter 2006

Date: 2006
Creator: Texas Historical Foundation
Description: Quarterly publication containing articles related to the preservation of historic artifacts and sites in Texas. Feature articles discuss various aspects of Texas history and heritage, often highlighting museums and collections within the state. Also included are book reviews, current preservation news, and a listing of historical museums in Texas.
Contributing Partner: Texas Historical Foundation
Cowboys of Color Rodeo

Cowboys of Color Rodeo

Date: 2006-08-04T23:53:38
Creator: Thomas, Fly
Description: Poster with the caption "Cowboys of Color Rodeo." Four men are standing in the dirt of an arena. Behind them, a fifth man stands between two horses. A boy and a girl are each sitting atop a horse.
Contributing Partner: Cowtown Coliseum
[Cleo Hearn Poster]

[Cleo Hearn Poster]

Date: 2006-08-04T23:43:48
Creator: unknown
Description: Poster with various pictures of Cleo Hearn including one of him in a rodeo and a family photograph. There is a stripe in the middle of the poster that says "Congratulations" with Texas and Ford logos. At the bottom is a quotation attributed to Hearn that says, "I believe...to be happy in life you need three things: something to love, something to do and something to look forward to."
Contributing Partner: Cowtown Coliseum
[Two Women Holding a Poster]

[Two Women Holding a Poster]

Date: 1953~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two women, one standing on the left and one standing on the right, holding a poster. Both of the women are wearing light patterned dresses and are also holding papers. The poster they are holding up has a title that reads, "We Would See Jesus", and underneath there are several photographs. There is a table piled with books and papers in between the two women. A stage is visible in the background, along with a table and a vase of flowers. The back of a person's head is visible in the middle of the image in the foreground. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "V.C.S. Institute, San Antonio 1953 Mmes. Seddon and Saenz".
Contributing Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
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