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Man; Woman in Tree

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of a man standing on a boardwalk in front of a wooden structure with a sign behind him that says "shower." The second is of a woman wearing a coat a skirt sitting in a tree in front of a waterway.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Three Men and Three Women Dressed up on Board RMS. Queen Elizabeth; Two Men and Two Women Dressed up on Board RMS. Queen Elizabeth

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of two men and two women dressed formally seated on couches and chairs around a table with drinks inside RMS. "Queen Elizabeth." The second is of three men and three women dressed formally seated in chairs around a table in the RMS. "Queen Elizabeth" with curtains in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Six Women and Child in Sand

Description: Copy negative of six women and a child sitting at a beach wearing swimsuits and caps. There is a building behind them. The third woman from the left is labeled "Mama," and the surname of the fourth woman is Hayden.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Road Construction #1

Description: Copy Negative of three men working on road construction. There is a truck with the words Texas Highway Department 3138 B written on the door and on the side of the truck bed.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Unknown Man

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of an unknown man in a suit. The photographer's logo is printed below the portrait and reads "G. E. Ward, Artist" and "Aristo Finish(?); Abilene, Tex., E. Side Pine St."
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Moutray Oil Company Truck

Description: Copy negative of a Moutray Oil Company truck parked on the street in front of a Moutray Oil Company storefront. The Moutray logo is printed on the passenger side door of the truck along with the words "P.R. Gerlack, Distributor" and "Bradshaw, Texas." A patterned border surrounds the photograph.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Interior Store Front #1

Description: Copy negative of the interior store front of H. A. Daniel Office Supply, 933 N. 5th, Abilene, Texas. A woman dressed in a dark suit and a man in a suit and tie [Mr. and Mrs. H. A. Daniel (?)] stand behind a table displaying two adding machines. Other adding machines and typewriters are displayed on shelves to their right. Behind a rear counter displaying other office supplies, a man and woman [Ben F. Cox, Jr. and Nancy Hiner (?)] dressed in suits stand below a sign that reads "Service Dept."
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library