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Two Men in Aviator Clothing by Bi Plane

Description: Copy negative of two men posing in front of a bi-plane. The men are both wearing flying outfits with tall boots and short belted trench coats. They have flying goggles on their heads. The man on the right is standing with his hands on his hips. Mountains are visible in the distance.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man with Dog and Fishing Pole

Description: Copy negative of a man and a dog on the grassy shore of a lake. The man is wearing a vest, cap, and tall boots and holding a fishing pole in one hand. He is holding the right paw of a dark-colored dog in this other hand. They are on the grassy shore in front of a body of water. A tree is behind them.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Old Man Sitting in Chair with Cane

Description: Copy negative of an old man with a beard in a suit sitting in a chair with his cane on a porch area in front of a building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Writing on Wall of Building

Description: Copy negative of the side of a brick building with windows that has "Electric and Gasoline Cars Stored," names Scott and Berkey, "Fine Painting." and "Machine Shop" written on it.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Lake in a Canyon

Description: Copy negative of two images in a 2x1 grid. The top image shows one bank of a canyon with a lake in it. The bottom image has a rock and plants in the foreground, on one bank of a river or lake. The other side of the canyon is visible in the background. The images were taken in an unknown part of Utah or Wyoming.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Cavalry Training at Fort Bliss

Description: Copy negative of a man riding a horse jumping over an obstacle, training for the cavalry in Fort Bliss, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men on Horses in Front of House

Description: Copy negative of several men with horses standing in front of a log cabin. Three men are sitting on horses, and at least one man is standing next to a horse. The cabin is made up of two joined buildings, each with a door on the front. The building on the right has a taller roof, two windows in front, and a chimney. Farm tools and other miscellaneous items are piled beside or leanining against the side of the building on the left. Behind the cabin are hills in the distance.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People on Snow Covered Footbridge

Description: Copy negative of 8 people standing on a snow covered wooden bridge. There is snow on the ground and trees in the immediate area.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Two People Carrying Pail In Snow

Description: Copy negative of two people carrying a pail while walking through the snow. Snow covers the ground and a few leaves of the trees in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Four Men with Poles Outside by Building

Description: Copy negative of four men roughhousing outside of a building, three of which are standing with poles and one is lying on the ground. Two men have their poles slanted towards the man on the ground and the third man is smoking a pipe looking into the camera while stepping on the man on the ground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Five Women Outside by Trees

Description: Copy negative of five women wearing hats, coats, and skirts standing in a grassy area with trees behind them.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Geological Formations

Description: Copy negative of a geological formation in Wyoming or Utah. The image features the rocky ridge and slopes of a canyon or mountain. The original photograph was taken for the purposes of oil exploration and survey.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

College Man and Women; College Man and Woman

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of a man and two women sitting on the ground outside with trees in the background. The second is of a woman and man sitting on the ground outside with trees in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Aerial View: Canyon; Aerial View

Description: Copy negative of two aerial landscape images. The top image shows the rocky cliffs of a canyon. The bottom image appears to be taken out of the window of an airplane. Outside the window are snow-capped mountains viewed across a landscape of plains and mountains. A few clouds are visible in the sky.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People with Car

Description: Copy negative of a group of people standing near two automobiles with camping supplies on the ground and trees in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

College Woman on Stairs; College Woman

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of a woman sitting on stairs outside a building wearing dark clothing. The second is a closer picture of the same woman wearing a light top.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Unknown Girl

Description: Copy negative of an unknown girl standing against a wall in front of a building wearing a light skirt.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Four People Outside in Snow; Group of People Outside in Snow by Stream; Five Men Outside; Group of Men Outside Carrying Bags

Description: Copy negative of four pictures. The first is of a group of people walking in the snow with a mountain behind them. The second is of a group of people in the snow by a stream with mountains in the background. The third is of five people standing facing the opposite direction looking over the edge of something with trees in the background. The fourth is of a group of people outside walking away carrying bags.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library