Pulley

Pulley

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Iron pulley with wooden housing; for hand drawn well.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
[Farm Well]

[Farm Well]

Date: November 18, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of a well on the Wooddell Farm outside of Jacksonville. The well bucket is hanging on a wooden curbing and the gourd dipper is hanging at the side.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
Well at Mission Concepcion

Well at Mission Concepcion

Date: May 4, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Description: The well at Mission Concepcion
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
A Watering Place

A Watering Place

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of two men and a horse-drawn carriage in front of a windmill, water tank and small wooden building. Written on the photograph is, "An attractive watering place where 56 families regularly secured their water supply. Government Starveout N.M."
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Field of Oil Wells and Power Lines

Field of Oil Wells and Power Lines

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy photograph of an oil field with several oil wells and power lines. The photograph was taken at a downward angle.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Oil Well

Oil Well

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy photograph of an oil well in the middle of a field. There are several other structures around the well.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Elderly Man with Young Girl

Elderly Man with Young Girl

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of Sam Graves and Pat McDaniel. Sam Graves is sitting outside on a chair next to a well in front of a porch. Pat McDaniel stands beside him holding his hand. There are yucca plants and cacti growing in the yard.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Perini Well #1 Coming In

Perini Well #1 Coming In

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a pipe spewing liquid over a pool. In the background is an empty field and trees. To the right, a person is partially visible in the foreground.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Rice Water Well

Rice Water Well

Date: 1953
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of Otto Bram on his farm in Wharton County, Texas. In the photograph, Bram and an unknown man are standing next to a rice irrigation well.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
[The Crazy Well]

[The Crazy Well]

Date: 1974
Creator: unknown
Description: This picture was taken in 1974, looking south on NW 1st Avenue from NW 4th Street, showing the metal cover, in the sidewalk corner, of the Crazy Well. It is full of Crazy water, ready to be pumped out and used. The building on the left is the west side of the present [2008] Crazy Water Retirement Hotel. This information was taken from Art Weaver's book "TIME WAS in Mineral Wells...", page 29. This well was the third one dug in Mineral Wells.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
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