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Portrait of Children

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of two children, Robert and Daniel Ray De Rusha. Both boys are dressed in light colored clothing. The older boy is standing next to his younger brother who is sitting on a stool.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men by Fence

Description: Copy negative of three men, Charles, Richard, and Robert Edwin De Rusha, standing in front of a yard with a white picket fence. The men are wearing suspenders, long sleeves, long pants and hats. A house sits in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado Damage of Wagon and Barn

Description: Copy negative of two pictures of tornado damage at the DeRusha ranch in 1925. The first is of a wagon and debris with another building on the right and in the background. The second picture is of two men with a damaged barn.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People on Wagon in Front of House; Four People in Garden

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of R. E. DeRusha and his "hoodlum wagon" and crew returning to the threshing machine after a rain in Santa Anna in 1919. There are four people on the wagon being pulled by a dark colored horse in front of a house and fence. The second picture is of, from left to right, Daniel Ray (D. R.) DeRusha, Romara Ray DeRusha, Julia Etta Ely Cook, and an unknown girl together in a garden with a fence and trees in the background taken near Truby in 1942.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men with Wagon Load of Hay; Three People with Hay Stack

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of Daniel Ray (D. R.) DeRusha and Dal Robinet loading hay, taken in Santa Anna in the late 1920's. One man has a team of mules on the left, and the other is on top of a wagon full of hay pulled by a horse team on the right. The second picture is of, from left to right, R. L. DeRusha, Bill Kruger, and Daniel Ray DeRusha working at a haystack at the R. E. DeRusha Farm in Coleman County in 1919.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Parade

Description: Copy photograph of the Hardin-Simmons University Six White Horses and riders riding down a street in Coleman, Texas. The riders, five women and one man, carry the historical six flags of Texas. Storefronts can be seen in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Couple

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of Robert Edwin and Eliza Lula Hollingsworth De Rusha. They are sitting next to each other dressed in dark clothing. Eliza Lula is wearing glasses.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library