Abilene Photograph Collection - 19 Matching Results

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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: 1930~
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

HSU Ex-Students Banquet

Description: Copy negative of a large group of people sitting at long tables at an HSU ex-students banquet at the Grace Hotel. Mrs. H. A. Pender and Harry Hayes are pictured. There is a Paramount Studios logo stamped at the bottom right corner.
Date: 1930~
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man with Tractor and Barn; Man and Girl and Pony

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of George Nathan Cook standing beside a tractor with a barn in the background and other equipment, taken in Truby in the 1930's. The second picture is is of Daniel Ray (D. R.) DeRusha and young Romara Ray DeRusha standing with a pinto pony in a field with trees, taken in 1947.
Date: 1930~/1947
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Family Reunion

Description: Copy negative of five members from five generations of a family at the Hefner family reunion and Warren Hefner's birthday. From left to right they are Warren Hefner, Katie Syrena Hefner Hughes, Will Hughes, and Edna Hughes Wood and daughter.
Date: 1930~
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Convention Group

Description: Copy negative of a group of people at a convention at the Drake Hotel Ballroom. The people are standing and sitting in rows in the large room with a chandelier overhead.
Date: 1930~
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Convention Group

Description: Copy negative of a group of people at a convention at the Drake Hotel Ballroom. The people are standing and sitting in rows in the large room with a chandelier overhead.
Date: 1930~
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man and Women in Yard

Description: Copy negative of entertainer Will Rogers and three women standing in an area in front of a fence, trees, and windmill. Two of the women are in riding gear, and Rogers is wearing suspenders and a hat.
Date: 1930~
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Two College Men

Description: Copy negative of young Elwin Skiles (left) and Hayland Arnott (right) standing together at Simmons College. They are wearing sweaters, and Mr. Skiles has a tie.
Date: 1930~
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Rodeo, Calf Roping, Cowboy

Description: Copy negative of calf roping at the Texas Cowboy Reunion arena and rodeo in Stamford, Texas. A man is tying a roped calf as his pinto horse waits. Other men on horseback are in the arena. A crowd watches from covered stands.
Date: 1930~
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Woman on Porch; Centennial Photo

Description: Copy negative of 2 images. The first image shows Polly Reynolds Stevens wearing a dress standing on a porch. The porch appears to be made out of brick. The second image shows a younger Polly Reynolds Stevens wearing a polka dot dress. There is a star behind her with the words "Texas Centennial" and the dates "1836" and 1936" written above it.
Date: 1936~/1950~
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library