[Longview Birthday Party]

Description

Photograph of young girls gathered for a birthday party in Longview, Texas. The girls are all wearing dresses and bows in their hair, and there is a dog lying on the ground in front of them. From left to right, top to bottom, the members of the photograph are: Top row: Ruth Florence, Mildred Sparkman, Frances Morgan, Dorothy Earl Watson. Second row: Ruth Sparkman, Katherine Melton, Lucile Morgan, Florine Eddins. Third row: Mary Emily Landers (baby), Josephine Hopkins. Bottom row: Christine Johnson, Katherine Flewellen, Adele Moore.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.

Creation Information

Culpepper, Cody 1915.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2010 and was provided by Longview Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 28 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Longview Public Library

The Longview Public Library serves the residents of Longview and Gregg County. The library offers access to books and computers as well as free computer classes. They also host various events for the community, including the popular "Haunted Library" Halloween event.

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Description

Photograph of young girls gathered for a birthday party in Longview, Texas. The girls are all wearing dresses and bows in their hair, and there is a dog lying on the ground in front of them. From left to right, top to bottom, the members of the photograph are:

Top row: Ruth Florence, Mildred Sparkman, Frances Morgan, Dorothy Earl Watson.

Second row: Ruth Sparkman, Katherine Melton, Lucile Morgan, Florine Eddins.

Third row: Mary Emily Landers (baby), Josephine Hopkins.

Bottom row: Christine Johnson, Katherine Flewellen, Adele Moore.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2010

Rescuing Texas History, 2010 is comprised of photographs, postcards, maps, letters, yearbooks, and other materials that reflect on bygone eras of Texas history.

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  • 1915

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  • April 10, 2014, 1:41 p.m.

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Culpepper, Cody. [Longview Birthday Party], photograph, 1915; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth403369/: accessed December 12, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Longview Public Library.