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Group of Women #1

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
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Horse

Description: Copy negative of an Appaloosa horse named Mr. Mac owned by Daniel Ray (D. R.) DeRusha wearing a bridle with a house in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Horse Drawn Mail Wagon

Description: Copy negative of horse drawn mail wagon facing left with "Peg Leg" Holmes inside and brush in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

House Exterior

Description: Copy negative of John Berry's stone house viewed from the front with a small building on the right and tree on the left.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Interior of Hardware Stores

Description: Copy negative of two unknown men and John Mayes standing inside of a hardware store. Shelves line the walls and display cases line the aisles of the store. In the middle of the walkways there are display stands for more products.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Large Group by Building

Description: Copy negative of a large group of people in front of a building. There is a child holding a sign in the center and a child outside of a window on the right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Large Group of People

Description: Copy negative of a large group of people. The group is shown in front of a building with four columns.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man and Baby in Garden; Man Child and Horse

Description: Copy photograph of two images. In the left image, Daniel Ray DeRusha plays with a baby, Romara Ray DeRusha, in a garden. The elder DeRusha is kneeling and handing her a flower. In the right image, both DeRushas are posing in front of a horse that is saddled. Daniel Ray DeRusha is standing behind Romara Ray, now older, and has his hand on her shoulder. In the background is a large tree.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man and Woman Standing Beside Car; Two Women Standing Beside Fence

Description: Copy photograph of two images. In the top image a man and woman pose beside a car. They are both holding their hats in their hands. Surrounding them are three pieces of luggage and two cans. In the background is a house. In the bottom image two women pose beside a fence. They are both wearing pants. Attached to the fence are several buckets and in the background is a pasture.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man, Girl, Pony, and Irrigation Pump

Description: Copy negative of two pictures of Daniel Ray (D. R.) DeRusha and young Romara Ray DeRusha with a pinto pony at an irrigation pump. In the first picture, Daniel Ray is holding the pony while Romara is sitting on it and the pump is on the left. In the second picture, only Daniel Ray's hat is visible, Romara is standing by the pony, and there is another horse in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man With Children In Yard #1

Description: Copy photograph of a man and child in a corral. The man is holding a cowboy-style hat and is straddling a calf. The child is wearing a hat and dress with a bow. In the background is a corral and a horse.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man With Children In Yard #2

Description: Copy photograph of a man and child in a corral. The man is holding a cowboy-style hat and is straddling a calf. The child is wearing a hat and dress with a bow. In the background is a corral and a horse.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man With Children In Yard #3

Description: Copy photograph of a man and child in a corral. The man is holding a cowboy-style hat and is straddling a calf. The child is wearing a hat and dress with a bow. In the background is a corral and a horse.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
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: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men Reading in Field

Description: Copy photograph of Alfred Ely and George Nathan Jake Cook lying on a slope reading from a piece of paper. Both men are wearing heavy gloves and hats. Behind them are wooden posts. The shadows of four additional people not in the photograph appear at the bottom of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men With Car

Description: Copy photograph of eight men posing with a Buick car. One is identified as Alfred Ely. All eight men are wearing white collared shirts and hats. One man sits at the wheel of the car. In the background is an empty field.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men With Horse

Description: Copy photograph of Lucious Ely, Frank Sosbee, Doc Callaway, and Marvin Winters posing with a horse. Ely is standing and holding the reins of the horse, while Sosbee and Callaway sit on the horse. Winters is standing at right. Behind them are buildings, one of which has a tall chimney.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men With Team of Mules

Description: Copy photograph of Clark and Colonel Church, Carl Black, Bob Sadler, and George Cook standing on a cart drawn by two mules. All five men are wearing suits and hats. To their left is a wooden house.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library