Safeway Grocery Store Display #2

Safeway Grocery Store Display #2

Date: 1958
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a Safeway Grocery Store display. The display consists of two football player figures on top of a produce shelf; the figures are set up under a miniature goal post. A sign towards the left says "Abilene Eagles Shoot for Another State Championship. Safeway is Shooting for More Satisfied Customers." There are also balloons in the display. In the background, there is text on the wall that says "Your Garden Room Safeway Produce."
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Safeway Grocery Store Display #1

Safeway Grocery Store Display #1

Date: 1958
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a Safeway Grocery Store display. The display consists of two football player figures on top of a produce shelf; the figures are set up under a miniature goal post. A sign towards the left says "Abilene Eagles Shoot for Another State Championship. Safeway is Shooting for More Satisfied Customers." There are also balloons in the display. In the background, there is text on the wall that says "Your Garden Room Safeway Produce."
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Collingsworth County Fair Exhibit]

[Collingsworth County Fair Exhibit]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Collingsworth County Fair Exhibit. It is located indoors, and there are tables with various types of produce on them. The man holding a large gourd and standing in the center of the photograph is identified as Morris Higdon, the Chamber of Commerce Manager.
Contributing Partner: Collingsworth County Museum
[Floats in parade]

[Floats in parade]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of floats in a parade on a dirt road. There are crowds on either side of the road, and some children walking in the parade. The float in the left-center area of the photograph is covered in produce and has a sign that reads, "And some to spare."
Contributing Partner: Collingsworth County Museum
Store Interior with Staff

Store Interior with Staff

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of the interior of Thornton's Drug Store. Standing inside the store is E.L. Thornton, Allen Rasey and Shella Thornton. The store is long and narrow with high ceilings. Shelves full of goods line the walls, and cabinets and produce line the walkways.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Safeway Grocery Store #1

Safeway Grocery Store #1

Date: 1960
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an interior view of a Safeway grocery store on South Twenty-fifth and Barrow in Abilene, Texas. There are aisles of products with signs above them that say "A 1 B," "A 2 B," and "A 3 B." In the foreground, there is an end cap with boxes that say "Busy Baker." In the background, there are produce cases; a sign on the wall above them says "Your Garden Room Safeway Produce." Beside the text, there are cut-outs of various fruits.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Safeway Grocery Store #2

Safeway Grocery Store #2

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of an interior view of a Safeway grocery store on South Twenty-fifth and Barrow in Abilene, Texas. There are aisles of products with signs above them that say "A 1 B," "A 2 B," and "A 3 B." In the foreground, there is an end cap with boxes that say "Busy Baker." In the background, there are produce cases; a sign on the wall above them says "Your Garden Room Safeway Produce." Beside the text, there are cut-outs of various fruits.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Humor Postcard, Apple; Humor Postcard, Pumpkin

Humor Postcard, Apple; Humor Postcard, Pumpkin

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy photograph of two humor postcards advertising for Bradshaw, Texas. In the top postcard two oversize apples are carried on a train. In the bottom postcard an oversize pumpkin is carried on a train. Text on both cards reads, "The Kind We Raise in Bradshaw, Tex."
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Humor Postcard, Potato; Humor Postcard, Corn

Humor Postcard, Potato; Humor Postcard, Corn

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of two humor postcards advertising for Bradshaw, Texas. In the top postcard two oversize potatoes are carried on a train. In the bottom postcard an oversize cob of corn is carried on a train. The text on both cards reads, "The Kind We Raise in Bradshaw, Tex."
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Thanksgiving Greetings

Thanksgiving Greetings

Date: 1908
Creator: unknown
Description: Color postcard depicting a turkey standing on the shore under a tree, next to some produce of the land. In the background is the Mayflower sailing by on the ocean. Correspondence reads, "My dear Sis, many happy T.G. Greetings for you. I have you [ ] will send it soon. Lovingly, Rosa" It is addressed to Mrs. E. A. Dill, Oklahoma City, Okla. P.O.Box 838. It is postmarked Monett & Paris, Texas on Nov. 25, 1908.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
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