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[Fire Department Parade]

Description: Photograph of a parade for the fire department of Stamford, Texas. Men, women, and horse drawn carriages stand if front of the local hardware and furniture stores. Typed on the back of the photograph is, "Stamford's fire department in 1908. Dr. J.R. Sledge (right foreground) was chief. C.L. Meeker, assistant to the chief (left foreground). Dr. Sledge is still a resident of Stamford (Dec., 1936), as is Meeker, fire marshal, and R.L. Penick, who organized the fire department with Sledge in 1900."
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

H.P. Fischer's Encirosa Ranch House

Description: Photograph of the H.P. Fischer's Encirosa Ranch house. The house is two-stories tall with a large balcony. The wall facing the viewer is made of windows. In the bottom left-hand corner are the words, "Duncan Photo. Marfa, Tex." Written across the bottom of the frame is, "H.P. Fischer's Encinora Ranch House near Marfa Texas."
Date: unknown
Creator: Duncan
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Journal of the Northwest Texas Conference, Forty-Fourth Annual Session, Methodist Episcopal Church South

Description: Journal proceedings of Northwest Texas Conference include a list of members, committees, formal minutes of the proceedings, appointments, reports of boards and committees, memoirs, statistical tables, and advertisements.
Date: 1909
Creator: Methodist Episcopal Church, South.
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church