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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

People At Blacksmith Shop #2

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

People at Homecoming

Description: Copy negative of a group of people at homecoming. There is a man with crossed legs on the left and a woman wearing a hat on the right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People by School

Description: Copy negative of a group of people. The group is shown in front of a building. There is a hat resting on the ground on the left.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People in Corn Field

Description: Copy negative of a group of people. The group is shown in a field of corn. There is a young child on a fence between a child and woman.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People in Grape Arbor

Description: Copy negative of a group of people including Alfred Ely in a grape arbor. A man in overalls and a hat is sitting on top of the support structure. Below him, three girls are standing among the vines; one of the girls is picking grapes and the younger ones face the camera, the girl on the left is holding up a bunch of grapes. Another man's head is visible through the vines down the row from the girls. There is a bucket, a hat, and otehr items on the ground in the left of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People on Hillside

Description: Copy negative of a group people on a hillside. All of the people are shown wearing hats.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People on Rocks

Description: Copy photograph of Julia Etta Ely, George Nathan Jake Cook, Radford Cook and others sitting on rocks. In all there are four women and three men. All are wearing hats. The women are wearing blouses and skirts and the men are wearing suits. Behind them are trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People on Wagon in Front of House; Four People in Garden

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of R. E. DeRusha and his "hoodlum wagon" and crew returning to the threshing machine after a rain in Santa Anna in 1919. There are four people on the wagon being pulled by a dark colored horse in front of a house and fence. The second picture is of, from left to right, Daniel Ray (D. R.) DeRusha, Romara Ray DeRusha, Julia Etta Ely Cook, and an unknown girl together in a garden with a fence and trees in the background taken near Truby in 1942.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library