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Picnicking at Lake

Description: Copy negative of two images. The first shows a group of people beside the open trunk of a car. Three other cars surround them. The second shows a group of people identified as Park, Wanda, Myotte, Len, and Merle Stevens standing in front of Lake Fort Phantom Hill. A car behind the group is parked beside the lake.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Rodeo Cowboy

Description: Copy negative of saddle bronco riding at a rodeo. The rider is being thrown from the bucking horse in the arena. Three other men on horseback are in the arena. A crowd watches from the stands. The arena has been identified as the Texas Cowboy Reunion Arena in Stamford, Texas.
Date: unknown
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

Men With Horses #1

Description: Copy photograph of two men posing with two horses. Both men are wearing black suits and hats and smiling. The horses are standing face to face and are wearing saddles.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Children Playing #2

Description: Copy photograph of three children standing in a street. They are wearing cold weather clothes. The two younger children are wearing white and the older child, standing in the middle, is wearing dark-colored clothes. To the left is a black stagecoach. In the background are several small wooden buildings.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men on Wagon

Description: Copy photograph of the Lee Callaway Bunch. Fourteen men pose on a wagon pulled by two horses. All fourteen men wear work clothes and hats. Behind them is a barn.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People At Blacksmith Shop #1

Description: Copy photograph of a group of people outside F.A. Polley's Blacksmith shop. Present are six men and one child. The child and one of the men are holding hammers. Behind the group is a horse-drawn carriage.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Group of Women #2

Description: Copy photograph of five women posing outside. Each woman is wearing a dark dress and large hat except the woman in the middle, who is wearing a white dress and no hat.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Couple By Christmas Tree #1

Description: Copy photograph of Julia Etta Ely and George Nathan Jake Cook sitting on a chair next to a Christmas tree. Beneath the tree are numerous presents. Behind them are two windows. Cook is smoking from a pipe.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Sisters

Description: Copy photograph of a portrait of Bertha and Beulah Ely. One sister is standing with her hands folded while the other sits on a wooden chair. They are both wearing long dark-colored dresses.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men With Horses #2

Description: Copy photograph of two men posing with two horses. Both men are wearing black suits and hats and smiling. The horses are standing face to face and are wearing saddles.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People By House #2

Description: Copy photograph of John and Anna Agnus Cook and Mr. and Mrs. Mattingly standing in a garden outside a house. Both men are wearing wide-brimmed hats. One man is wearing overalls. Both women are wearing light-colored dresses.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People By House #1

Description: Copy photograph of John and Anna Agnus Cook and Mr. and Mrs. Mattingly standing in a garden outside a house. Both men are wearing wide-brimmed hats. One man is wearing overalls. Both women are wearing light-colored dresses.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Women by House #1

Description: Copy negative of three women in dark clothing standing in front of a house at Mattingly Farm. The yard and surrounding area is dirt, and the house has a porch with vines and decorations.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library