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[People at a Banquet Celebrating Progress]

Description: Copy photograph of a group of people at a banquet. At a table in front of the diners are several other people seated in front of a large sign that says, "10 years of Progress; 1952 and still growing."
Date: 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Abilene State School #2

Description: Photograph of an unidentified woman in a dress sitting at a desk. She is holding a pen in one hand. On the desk, there are various papers and a telephone. In the background, there is a pencil sharpener and door.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Radford Building at McMurry College

Description: Photograph of the Radford Building on Sayles Street at McMurry College in Abilene. The building has multiple levels, decorative windows, and a tower.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Dorms at Abilene Christian College

Description: Photograph of a dorm building at Abilene Christian College. The three level building is viewed from across a street corner, and there are cars parked near it.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Chamber Banquet at Rose Field House

Description: Photograph of a Chamber of Commerce Banquet at the Rose Field House at HSU. There are people sitting at long dinner tables.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Chamber Banquet At Rose Field House

Description: Photograph of a banquet at Rose Field House for the opening of the new Abilene Chamber of Commerce. Men and women are sitting at a long table covered by a table cloth. There is a mural on the wall behind them.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Opening of Citizens National Bank

Description: Photograph of a room inside the Citizens National Bank in Abilene at its opening. The room is elongated and has tables, chairs, and desks in it with two people standing at the back of the room.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Sands Hotel Restaurant

Description: Photograph of an interior view of the Sands Hotel Restaurant. There are tables and chairs with four places set. In the background, there is a wall with a decoration consisting of a fishnet and driftwood.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Miami Operating Co.

Description: Photograph of the Miami Operating Company shop in Abilene. The business is between other stores in a building with a sidewalk in front of it. The picture is taken from the street.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Expensive Homes on Leggett Drive

Description: Photograph of a house on Leggett Drive in Abilene. The house has light colored brick and a darker colored roof. There are trees in the yard and clouds above.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Opening of New Chamber of Commerce Building

Description: Photograph of the opening of the new Chamber of Commerce building. There is a group of men and women standing in a line. At the front of the line, there is a man signing a book on a table, and a woman looking at a piece of paper in her hand. On the table, there is a bouquet of flowers, ashtrays, and a podium. The podium has a sign that says "Abilene Chamber of Commerce." Beside the table, there is a sign on a stand that says "Increase Support for Abilene Colleges and University Support Abilene Medical Agencies Study State and National Affairs More... Publicity for Abilene." In the background, there is a doorway with people lined up through it.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Building's Exterior

Description: Photograph of an exterior view of an unidentified building. There are two flowerbeds connected to the building, with a door in the center of them. Further out, there is a flowerbed with a tree in it. In the background, there is a set of table and chairs.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Doctor Fox's Office

Description: Photograph of an exterior view of a brick building identified as Doctor Fox's office. In the corner of the building, there is a flowerbed with shrubbery in it. On the side of the building, there is a diamond pattern made in the bricks. In the window, there is a sign that says "M. N. Benson."
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Dorms at Abilene Christian College

Description: Photograph of a dorm building at Abilene Christian College. The three level building is viewed from across a grassy area and street. There are other buildings in the background on the left and right.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Chamber Banquet at Rose Field House

Description: Photograph of a Chamber of Commerce Banquet at the Rose Field House at HSU. A group of men, women, and a girl are standing together, dressed up. One of the men is holding a plaque. There are long dinner tables and other people behind them.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Opening of Citizens National Bank

Description: Photograph of a room inside the Citizens National Bank in Abilene at its opening. The room has a desk, chairs, tables, and stairs. The floor has a checkered pattern.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Abilene State School

Description: Photograph of a woman in a office sitting at a desk and writing on a note pad.
Date: 1958~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Abilene State School

Description: Photograph of three men sitting in an office one man is smoking a cigarette. The men appear to be communicating with one another.
Date: 1958~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Safeway Grocery Store Display #2

Description: Photograph of a Safeway Grocery Store display. The display consists of two football player figures on top of a produce shelf; the figures are set up under a miniature goal post. A sign towards the left says "Abilene Eagles Shoot for Another State Championship. Safeway is Shooting for More Satisfied Customers." There are also balloons in the display. In the background, there is text on the wall that says "Your Garden Room Safeway Produce."
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Abilene State School

Description: Photograph of Abilene State School. This image shows a car parked on a dirt road on campus. There is a cast shadow of a tree across the dirt road.
Date: 1958~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Safeway Grocery Store Display #1

Description: Photograph of a Safeway Grocery Store display. The display consists of two football player figures on top of a produce shelf; the figures are set up under a miniature goal post. A sign towards the left says "Abilene Eagles Shoot for Another State Championship. Safeway is Shooting for More Satisfied Customers." There are also balloons in the display. In the background, there is text on the wall that says "Your Garden Room Safeway Produce."
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Opening of Citizens National Bank

Description: Photograph of a room inside the Citizens National Bank in Abilene at its opening. There are chairs around a desk with supplies on it and two bookshelves.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Dorms at Abilene Christian College

Description: Photograph of a dorm building at Abilene Christian College. The two level building is viewed from across a field with trees.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Expensive Homes on Leggett Drive

Description: Photograph of a house on Leggett Drive in Abilene. The home has a driveway on the left and a yard with trees and plants.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library