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Aycock Residence, Sweetwater, Texas: Floor Plans and Details

Description: Detailed floor plans for specific rooms of a home commissioned by Mr. and Mrs. Lang Aycock in Sweetwater, Texas. It includes detailed drawings of the floor plan for a bathroom, a bathroom closet, a breakfast room, and a telephone nook, as well as details for various fixtures in the house (such as a wood grille for the entry).
Date: 1935
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Baby in Chair; Baby in Stroller

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The picture on the left is a portrait of baby LaNelle Hefner in 1914. The picture on the right is of LaNelle sitting in a chair and baby Kit Carson Hefner in a stroller on a porch in front of a door in 1916.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Big Springs

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of Big Spring, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing towns, roads, bodies of water, landmarks, and borders, with relief shown by contours (interval 100 feet with supplementary contours at 50 foot intervals) and spot heights. A location diagram is included in the lower-right corner. Scale 1:250,000
Date: 1954
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Location Info:
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Building Crew at Home Site

Description: Copy photograph of a building crew standing on the porch of a house. Seven men stand on the upstairs porch of a light-colored wooden house. The house has several columns around the downstairs porch.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Building Exterior

Description: Copy negative of a card, showing a picture of the Hotel Hefner in Sweetwater, Texas. The card has the address, rates, and a description of the services provided by Doctors Hefner and Brown, who are located at the hotel.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Building Exterior

Description: Copy photograph of the exterior of the Roscoe school building. The building is a three-storey brick structure with a tower. Behind the school are a windmill and water tower.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Child in Yard; Child in Yard

Description: 1 copy negative of 2 images. The first image is of a baby, Kit Carson Hefner. She is in the yard, opening the gate of a white fence. Several other houses can be seen in the background. The second image is of Kit standing in the middle of the same yard, wearing a hat.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Combination Map of Parts of Jones, Taylor, Fisher, and Nolan Counties.

Description: Survey map of parts of Jones, Taylor, Fisher, and Nolan Counties, showing rivers, towns, boundaries, creeks, original land grants or surveys, roads, and blocks of land. A legend indicating drilling wells, gas wells, abandoned wells, and dry holes is included in the lower-left corner of the second sheet. Handwritten notes have been made on the map in red pencil to outline specific tracts of land. Scale [ca. 1:66,667] (2000 varas to the inch).
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Family in Car

Description: Copy negative of a family in a car. In the front seat are Francis Marion Hefner and Jonathan Stone driving. In the back seat are mother Lela Hefner Cummings and children Maurice, Alpha Theta, and Imogene.The car is on a dirt road with a field and fence in the background, and has a trunk tied to the side.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Family in Front of House

Description: Copy negative of a family standing in front of a house with horses. There are seven children, a man, and a woman. Two of the boys are holding horses. The house has a porch and a fence around it, and there is a small water tower behind it.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Family in Yard

Description: Copy negative of H. L, Edna, Lucille, Ray and Roy Knight. There are two images, the one on the left is of a baby on a yard looking down at a tilted over tricycle, with a big two story house in the background. The picture on the right is of a family, with a man and a woman standing behind four young children of different ages.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library