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1920s Woman on Horse; Woman and Horse

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of a woman riding a dark colored horse in an open area. The second is another woman in riding apparel standing next to a saddled dark colored horse in an open area.
Date: [1920..1929]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

1930s People on Horses

Description: Copy negative of two women riding dark horses in an open area with mountains in the distance.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

1930s Two Women and Child

Description: Copy negative of two women and a little girl standing beside an automobile near water with buildings in the distance.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

1930s Woman

Description: Copy negative of a woman wearing a hat and sweater with her arms crossed standing next to an automobile with trees in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

1940s Boys in Wagon

Description: Copy negative of two boys, identified as Merle Stevens and Rick Hooper. One boy is standing in a toy wagon, and the other boy is behind it with his hands on the sides. In the background, there is a house.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

1940s Women in Downtown Abilene

Description: Copy negative of two women identified as Jeffie Reynolds and her daughter, Maxene "Polly" Stevens. The two are wearing coats and walking down a sidewalk by a street. In the background, there are cars and buildings.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

1940s, Young boy in Front of a School; Little Girl with Birthday Cake #1

Description: One copy negative of two images. Image A is Mike McClure standing in front of Alta Vista Elementary School. He is wearing a button down shirt and pants. There is a girl with pigtails in the background. Image B is of Pat McDaniels by her front porch with a birthday cake. There are steps leading up to the porch and bricks surround the pillars.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

1940s, Young boy in Front of a School; Little Girl with Birthday Cake #2

Description: One copy negative of two images. Image A is Mike McClure standing in front of Alta Vista Elementary School. He is wearing a button down shirt and pants. There is a girl with pigtails in the background. Image B is of Pat McDaniels by her front porch with a birthday cake. There are steps leading up to the porch and bricks surround the pillars.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

25th Wedding Anniversary

Description: Copy negative of Scott Lavette and Menvil Mae Buchanan Seastrunk. The married couple is celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary. They are standing behind a table filled with serving plates and dishes, punch, a wedding cake complete with bride and groom on top, and other sweet snacks. They are standing in front of windows with floral curtains. Scott and Menvil are wearing a suit and dress respectively.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Abandoned Mine

Description: Copy negative of mines on a mountain side. There is a view of evergreen trees and mountains in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Abandoned Mine and Mine Carts

Description: Copy negative of an abandoned mine and mine carts. There are remains of a railroad. In the background there are trees and mountains.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Abandoned Mine; Dilapitated Mine Carts

Description: Copy negative of abandoned mine carts within a structure at the end of a railroad. In the background there are trees and mountain tops.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Abandoned Mining Camp

Description: Copy negative of abandoned mine shacks. In the foreground there are leftover supplies and in the background there are trees and mountain tops.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Abilene Beauty Pageant

Description: Photograph of contestants at the Abilene beauty pageant; they are wearing swim suits and heels. The contestants appear to be standing in front the judges.
Date: 1960~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Abilene Beauty Pageant

Description: Photograph of contestants at the Abilene beauty pageant; they are wearing swim suits and heels. The contestants appear to be standing in front the judges.
Date: 1960~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Abilene Boys Ranch

Description: Photograph of an exterior view of Abilene Boys Ranch. The building is a one story structure with a screened-in patio. There is a row of stones on the perimeter of the yard. A man can be seen walking up to the back door.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Abilene Boys Ranch

Description: Photograph of a group of boys at the Abilene Boys Ranch. The boys are standing in two rows in a mostly empty room. The younger boys stand in the first row.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Abilene Boys Ranch

Description: Photograph of an exterior view of the Abilene Boys Ranch. The building is a one story structure with a screened-in patio. A row of stones lines the perimeter of the yard.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Abilene Boys Ranch

Description: Photograph of a group of boys posing in two rows in a room of the Abilene Boys Ranch. The room is mostly empty of furniture. The younger boys stand in the front row and the older, taller boys stand in back.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Abilene Boys Ranch #1

Description: Photograph of an exterior view of Abilene Boys Ranch. The building is a one story structure with a covered porch. The building is surrounded by desert.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Abilene Boys Ranch #1

Description: Copy photograph of fourteen boys in a classroom with six adults, one of whom is standing at the front of the room at a microphone. The boys are sitting on folding chairs. The other five adults stand toward the back of the classroom. A bus can be seen through the window. A sign on the bus says, "Buy Mead's."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Abilene Boys Ranch #2

Description: Copy photograph of an exterior view of Abilene Boys Ranch. The building is a one story structure with a covered porch. The building is surrounded by desert.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Abilene Boys Ranch #2

Description: Photograph of fourteen boys in a classroom with six adults, one of whom is standing at the front of the room at a microphone. The boys are sitting on folding chairs. The other five adults sit toward the back of the classroom. A bus can be seen through the window. A sign on the bus says, "Buy Mead's."
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library