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Family in Woods

Description: Copy negative of Matilda Cummings, Imogene Cummings Sanson, Lela Hefner Cummings, Lin Sanson and Susan Sanson standing on Dogwood Trail. The women are wearing skirts and Lela Hefner Cummings has a handkerchief around her head. Mr. Sanson is wearing a hat and Susan is wearing a girl's jumper.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Map of Anderson County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Anderson County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, blocks of land, cities, towns, and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:200,000] (6000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1895
Creator: Schutze, E. & Walker, Addison
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of a Parade with Marching Band]

Description: Photograph of a parade of people walking down a wide dirt road, many of them playing musical instruments and wearing heavy coats or dark suits. At least two horse-drawn buggies are parked on the right side of the street, while the left side is lined with a couple houses. A system of electrical poles also line the left side of the street.
Date: [1900..1929]
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Photograph of Adolescents and Children in Line]

Description: Photograph of a slightly curved line of male and female adolescents and children wearing light-colored clothing in a grassy area. Behind the group, a similarly-dressed child leans against the post of a covered porch to the right, and another child sits in the back of a buggy hitched to a multicolored horse. A small tree also sits behind the group, and in the distant background, a large, two-story house sits further up the gradual slope of the hill.
Date: [1900..1929]
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Photograph of Boy Pulling Up Object with Pulley System]

Description: Photograph of a boy in a light-colored shirt, a fedora, loose pants cinched below the knee, and no shoes, pulling on a rope attached to a pulley raised on a large, vertical log. The log is attached to a small, box-shaped wood frame on the ground, while the rope is tied to a long, cylindrical object in the middle of the frame. A large cauldron sits to the right of the frame and a tall tree stands behind and to the left of the boy. There is a plain area in the background, with a cluster of dense bushes on the right.
Date: [1900..1929]
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Photograph of Boy with Dog and Tree Stump]

Description: Photograph of a young, tan boy wearing loose, short pants, a loose shirt, an engineer-style cap, and no shoes. He is standing to the left of a tree stump and to the right of a long-fur, light-colored dog. The ground the boy and the dog are standing on is covered in dirt and twigs, but in the background, a few trees dot a grassy area leading to a barbed wire fence. Beyond the barbed wire fence is a thicker area of trees.
Date: [1900..1929]
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Photograph of Boy with Fish in Front of Tent]

Description: Photograph of a barefoot boy wearing overalls with a long-sleeve shirt and holding a fish by a string. The boy is smiling and standing in front of tent with a cot in it. A skinny tree with a hat and clothes hung on it sits right in front of the tent. A wooded area is barely visible in the background behind the tent.
Date: [1900..1929]
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Photograph of Boys on Playing Field]

Description: Photograph of a group of adolescent boys in dark, baggy pants cinched below the knee and white shirts, standing and sitting on a large, grassy playing field next to a tall tree. Some of the boys are wearing ties and/or flat caps. The field is bordered by dark trees, and in the background on the right, an a-frame wooden structure sits at the edge of the field.
Date: [1900..1929]
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Photograph of Bridge Over Creek]

Description: Photograph of a creek running beneath a metal and wooden suspension bridge. The rocky creek banks are lined with trees and weeds, and several lily pads float on the surface of the creek. Further down the creek, a few people are standing in a group in the creek water.
Date: [1900..1929]
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Photograph of Building with Fire Escape Slides]

Description: Photograph of a large, three-story brick building with panels of windows along each floor, and a large, double-door entrance at the top of two short flights of stairs at the front of the building. On the left side of the building are two fire-escape slides from the second and third floors. Behind the building and to the left is a one-story house underneath a bare tree, while on the right, sits a small, light-colored house with a chimney.
Date: [1900..1929]
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Photograph of Campsite in the Trees]

Description: Photograph of a small campsite among tall trees. A pitched tent sits between two of the trees, the flap of the tent pulled open to real the edge of a cot and a dark interior. Chopped firewood litters the campsite, which is surrounded by denser bushes and trees.
Date: [1900..1929]
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Photograph of Cattle and People Along Street]

Description: Photograph of a small group of people smiling and standing in a narrow, cobbled lane with several cattle in the shade of a large building to the left. One woman in a light-colored dress stands on a cart, while two men wearing dark suits stand in the street to her right. Three young boys stand further to the right, and in the background, more buildings, including a building with a spire, line the street.
Date: [1900..1929]
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Photograph of Children on Hill Overlooking Farmland]

Description: Photograph of a small group of children standing in front of a barbed wire fence on a tall hill, overlooking a wide are of farmland with trees, barns, farmhouses, and stables. Some small bushes at the bottom left, partially obscure some of the children, who are looking out (away from the camera) at the landscape.
Date: [1900..1929]
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Photograph of Children on Side of Road]

Description: Photograph of three children of varying sizes in dark coveralls, standing on the left side of a curved, dirt road, looking and pointing over their left shoulders at the hills in the background. Electrical poles are connected by wires throughout the valley in the background.
Date: [1900..1929]
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Photograph of Children Playing by Tree]

Description: Photograph of two small children to the right of a tree, while a young woman in a tulle hat kneels with them, facing left. The young children are wearing light-colored dresses, and the older child, a girl, is perched between the main trunk of the tree and a smaller branch near the ground. There is a larger wooded area in the background, across a small grassy area.
Date: [1900..1929]
Partner: Howard Payne University Library
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