Selling Cotton on Main Street, November 27, 1909

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Photograph of cotton selling. There are numerous horse-drawn vehicles carrying cotton on Main Street. Stores surround the scene on both sides of Main Street.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in., on mat 8 x 10 in.

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Wilcox, Gale November 27, 1909.

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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 113 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 cotton selling. There are numerous horse-drawn vehicles carrying cotton on Main Street. Stores surround the scene on both sides of Main Street.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in., on mat 8 x 10 in.

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Back of photograph: "Selling Cotton on Main Street November 27, 1909." "A familiar scene on Main Street."

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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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  • November 27, 1909

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  • Feb. 18, 2008, 10:16 p.m.

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  • March 7, 2017, 11:44 a.m.

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Wilcox, Gale. Selling Cotton on Main Street, November 27, 1909, photograph, November 27, 1909; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth34545/: accessed August 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Childress County Heritage Museum.