[B.P.O.E. (Elks) Members Marching in Parade]

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Photograph of Elks Members walking in a parade down a city street in Childress, Texas. Two men in a horse-drawn wagon are leading the line of members who are dressed in matching hats and suits. Spectators line the street and are watching the parade pass them by.

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1 photograph, b & w ; 4.25 in. x 6.5 in. mounted on a 7.75 in. x 9.75 in. frame

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2007 and was provided by Childress County Heritage Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 152 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Childress County Heritage Museum

Since 1983, the Museum has recorded the history and preserved historical artifacts of the county, named after co-author of the Texas Declaration of Independence George C. Childress. The building that houses the Museum is of Spanish Colonial style and received Texas Historical Landmark designation in 1991.

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Photograph of Elks Members walking in a parade down a city street in Childress, Texas. Two men in a horse-drawn wagon are leading the line of members who are dressed in matching hats and suits. Spectators line the street and are watching the parade pass them by.

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1 photograph, b & w ; 4.25 in. x 6.5 in. mounted on a 7.75 in. x 9.75 in. frame

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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

The 2007 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together photographs, postcards, letters, and more to give a glimpse into the rich history of the state.

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  • Feb. 18, 2008, 10:39 p.m.

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  • May 17, 2016, 3:35 p.m.

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[B.P.O.E. (Elks) Members Marching in Parade], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth34468/: accessed May 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Childress County Heritage Museum.