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Parade

Description: Copy negative of the Shrine Mesa Drum Corps marching down the street in a parade in Ranger, Texas. There are decorations over the street and on buildings, and the street is lined with crowds.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man in Farm Yard

Description: Copy negative of a house with a porch, trees, and fence in front and a dog on the left. The note written on the left of the picture says, "Granddaddy Dr. Teague's house, taken May, 1951."
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Family on Porch; Women and Child in Yard

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of a family standing on a porch in Lubbock, Texas. From left to right, starting with the back row they are Dick Williams Ramzire, Jamell Knuckles Williams, Bill Ramzire, Elnora Brewer Buchanan, and Hubert Henry Buchanan. Sitting are Louis Maurice Williams, Sharon Kay Hamilton, and Archie W. Hamilton. The second picture is of three women and a young girl standing in a yard in Cisco, Texas. They are Sharon Kay Hamilton, Bobbie Jean Williams Hamilton, Mary Adeline Xenia Buchanan Williams, and Nancy Boles Buchanan.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Women and Man in Field

Description: Copy negative of 4 women and one man in a field. The women are Lelia Knight, Jewel Pierce, and Annie Mae Seastrunk, and the man is Scott Seastrunk. The women are all wearing dresses and standing. Scott is wearing glasses, a wide tie, and striped shirt. He is sitting on the ground.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Young Man; Man and Woman in Field

Description: 1 copy negative of 2 images. Image A is of a Scott Lavette Seastrunk as a young man. He is wearing a suit and tie and a hat. He is holding something in his hands. Image B is of Scott Lavette Seastrunk, Lelia Knight and an unknown woman. They are sitting in a field. The women are wearing dresses and Scott is wearing slacks and a long sleeved shirt with a wide tie. A hat sits in his lap.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man and Boy in Yard

Description: Copy negative of Francis Marion Winfield Scott sitting with Sam Ray Seastrunk in his lap. They are in a yard with no grass, there is only dirt. Man-made wooden objects are scattered in the background along with the exterior of a tire. Trees are visible in the background as well.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Girl with Birthday Cake; Late 1950s School Pictures; School Pictures; School Pictures; Portrait of Woman; Baby Picture; Portrait of Woman

Description: Copy negative of seven pictures. The picture in the middle at the top is of Nancy Jean West standing in a yard in a plaid dress, holding a birthday cake in 1951 in Cisco, Texas. The picture on the top right is a school picture of Nancy Jean West in the late 1950s in Midland, Texas. The first and second pictures on the bottom row are school pictures of Nancy Jean west in 1953 in Cisco. The third and last pictures on the bottom row are portraits of Bertha Leo Buchanan West in the early 1930s in Cisco. The second to last picture on the bottom row is a baby picture of Lance Greer taken on March 26, 1967 in Midland.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People by Cabin

Description: Copy negative of Sam Ray Seastrunk, Scott Lavette Seastrunk, Annie Mae Seastrunk, Travis Curtis, and Clause Curtis standing by the cabin. The men are wearing hats and Annie Mae is wearing a checkered dress.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man Seated in Yard

Description: Copy negative of Francis Marion Winfield Scott sitting in a yard. The yard has no grass and is only dirt. Man-made wooden objects are scattered in the background along with the exterior of a tire. Trees are visible in the background as well.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Girl

Description: 1 copy negative of two images. Image A is a portrait of Mary Adeline Xenia Buchanan taken in 1924. She is sitting on a stool with her ankles and her arms crossed. She is wearing a striped skirt and pearls. Image B is a close portrait of Bobbie Jean Williams taken in 1944.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Mother and Daughter

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of a Harriet Mayes with her daughter Lauren. Harriet has her hair pulled back and is wearing a light colored dress. Her daughter sits next to her. The image is in a rectangular case with an oval opening.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Mother and Son

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of a woman and her son, Harriet and Carroll Mayes. The mother has her hair bulled back and is wearing a high collared dress while her son sits next to her. The image is placed inside rectangular case with an oval opening.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

School Exterior

Description: Copy negative of the Eastland High School building in Eastland, Texas. The school is two stories and has wood paneling. There is a letter written on the image.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Street Scene

Description: Copy negative of an aria view of a gathering in the streets of Olden, TX People are gathering in the dirt roads in front of businesses. Horses pull cargo. Poles line the streets.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Two Women on Porch

Description: Copy negative of a picture of Pauline Mayes Richardson and Lyla Mayes sitting on the porch of a house wearing light colored bonnets, long sleeve blouses, and long skirts.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Townspeople in Front of Eastland Courthouse

Description: Copy photograph of a large group of people outside the Eastland courthouse. The group is entirely male except for three women, each wearing a white dress, standing beneath the far right arch of the courthouse facade. Some of the men are seating in bleachers, and some wear suits and ties. There is one white horse wearing a saddle in the crowd, in the the background behind a fence are several more horses.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Exterior Farm House

Description: Copy negative of the Mayes Family home in Eastland, TX. Mrs. B. F. Mayes sits out on the porch with her two children. The house has two porches, a chimney, and a fence that surrounds it. Potted plants sit underneath a window.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library