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Texas Rangers
Photograph of Texas Rangers. Shown are: (L-R) Charlie Price, John Caraway, Charlie Blackwell and Will Erskin
Congressman George Bush Visits GD/FW
Photograph of Congressman George Bush, in a light suit with a blue tie, standing next to a shorter man wearing a blue suit and tie. In the background is plane (likely an F-111) with open bay doors and panels removed to reveal ducts, cables, and a circuit breaker panel.
F-111 A/P#1 Rollout
Photograph of an F-111 A/P#1 Rollout Ceremony. In the foreground is the military airplane with the letters, "USAF" painted on top of the right wing. In the background is a large crowd seated on bleachers, standing on aircraft stairs and atop a podium with flags and red, white, and blue banners. In the background is a bus.
[Methodist Conference at Rising Star]
[Methodist Conference at Rising Star near Erath County.] Information provided: The man circled in the picture is identified as James Robert Mace who lived from 11-22-1851 to 3-14-1940. According to his obituary, he was a Steward in the Methodist Church for 67 years and was married to Lida Maude Mace Warren. He and his sons would later build the Methodist Church at Lelia Lake in Donley County, Texas after they moved there in 1904. The photograph was taken prior to the family's move in 1904.
Ray Wharton on Rusty
Cowboy Ray Wharton on a horse named Rusty at a calf roping contest at Clovis, New Mexico.
Cowboys Scooping Water from a River
A cowboy on a horse sits atop a horse on a hill overlooking a large herd of grazing cattle.
Cattle Bring Herded
A group of cattle are herded by a mounted cowboy.
Cattle in a Corral
Large herd of cattle in a corral.
Cattle in a Corral
Large herd of cattle in a corral.
Cattle in a Corral
Large herd of cattle in a corral.
Cattle in a Corral
Large herd of cattle in a corral.
Cattle in a Corral
Large herd of cattle in a corral.
Cattle in a Corral
Large herd of cattle in a corral.
Cattle in a Corral
Large herd of cattle in a corral.
Cattle in a Corral
Large herd of cattle in a corral.
Four Sixes Ranch Tent
Members of the Four Sixes Ranch convene under a large tent.
Mike and J.J. Gibson
J.J. Gibson and his son Mike stand in a corral with three horses.
Quarter Horse Mares with Colts
Quarter horse mares and their colts eat from hay feeders.
J.J. Gibson
J.J. Gibson watches over the pastures of his Four Sixes Ranch.
J.J. GIbson
J.J. Gibson, manager of the Four Sixes Ranch in Guthrie, TX.
Trainers with Week-Old Quarter Horses
[Four week-old quarter horses being trained by local youngsters.]
Replica Four Sixes Barn
Newly built Four Sixes barn, a replica of the old Four Sixes barn which was moved to the Texas Tech Heritage Center
Cattle in a Field
Two cows in a pasture.
Cattle in a Field
A male steer in a pasture.
Four Sixes Ranch Chuck Wagon
Cowboys eat together from the Four Sixes Ranch chuck wagon.
Steer and Calf
A cow and her calf together in a pasture.
Steer and Calf
A steer and its calf together in a field.
Aldredge "Beau" Estes III with his Grandfather Aldredge "Big Button" Estes
Photograph Aldredge "Big Button" Estes and grandson Aldredge "Beau" Estes III in Midland, Texas. The young boy sits on a saddle wearing western clothing, cowboy boots and a hat while his grandpa smiles at him.
Street Scene in Ft. Worth, Texas
Photograph of a street scene in Ft. Worth, Texas. Inlaid in the brick road are trolley tracks and on the road are a few people and horse-drawn buggies. On either side of the road are large business buildings and sidewalks lined with railings. There is a sign on the left side of the road that reads, "Majestic Theatre, Moder Vaudeville, 2 Performances Daily." There are also many telephone and electric poles and wires.
Street Scene and Pool Hall in Ft. Worth, Texas
Photograph of many horse-drawn buggies, including one with bales of hay stacked on it, and a tall tree in front of a two-story house. On the right side of the frame is a large building with "Havana Cigar" and "Pool Hall" painted on the side. Scattered throughout are telephone and electricity poles and wires and there are trolley tracks in the foreground.
[T.O. Bancroft]
Oval photograph of T.O. Bancroft, wearing a suit.
[Residence of William Allen on White Settlement Road]
Photograph of a log cabin with a fence in the foreground and a windmill and other structures in the background. The log cabin was home to Mr. William Allen and was located on White Settlement Road.
Steam Engine of the Moscow, Camden and San Augustine Railroad
Engine 201 of the Moscow, Camden and San Augustine Railroad chugs through the Piney Woods of East Texas. The locomotive, built in 1906, helped haul material during the construction of the Panama Canal.
Chief Quanah Parker Visiting Quanah, Texas
Photograph of Quanah, Texas when Chief Quanah Parker visited on July 4, 1896. The Fort Worth and Denver Railway station is at the left. Over 250 Comanche braves rode horses in the parade with Parker and three of his wives.
Hotel in Purves, Texas
Photograph of a typical West Texas frontier hotel in the Purvis, Texas. It was operated by Mrs. M. M. Stephen. A porch surrounds the front and sides of the building. A small outbuilding stands next to the hotel.
Wayland Baptist College in Plainview, Texas
Photograph of the First Baptist College in Plainview, Texas. The three-story brick building has six large columns on the front of it. The student body stands in front of the building. Two automobiles stand outside of the building to the left.
Street Scene in Plainview, Texas
Photograph of a hotel being moved from Demmitt (45 mi. away) into Plainview, Texas in 1893. It was supported by eight wagons that were pulled by 32 horses. Businesses along the street include a hotel, Mrs. M. B. Fowle Dry Goods, Notions, Millinery, etc. and City Drug Store.
Street Scene in Plainview, Texas
Photograph of the downtown area in Plainview, Texas in 1897 showing businesses on the west side of the square. Two freighting teams, comprised of horses and carts, fill the block. Businesses include: Mrs. M. B. Fowle Dry Goods, Notions, Millinery, etc.; Irick and Dyer Groceries; City Drug Store; Williams Bro's. Cheap Cash Store; and Donohoo and Ware Dry Goods, Boots, Shoes, Groceries and Hardware.
Plainview, Texas, Methodist Church
Photograph of the Methodist Church in Plainview, Texas. The building has an eclectic architectural style with four large columns on the front. A horse and buggy stands by the curb outside the building.
[Bronco Busting]
Photograph of several men standing around a man who has a bronco pinned to the ground. Two men are holding ropes that are tied to the bronco and another man is holding the bronco's tail. There are buildings visible in the background. Printed on the lower part of the photograph is, "Saddleinga Texas Broncho First Time".
[H.D. Pearce & Co. Book & News Depot]
Photograph of several men standing and sitting in front of the H.D. Pearce & Co. Book and News Depot. Below the store sign is another sign for the post office. Handwritten above the photograph is "In Runnels City 1885" and handwritten below the photograph is "[ ] of Runnels Co. 1st Business [ ] Hubert Pearce". Typed on the back of the photograph is, "The store of H.D. Pearce at Runnels City was one of the first businesses to be established in Runnels County. This picture was made in 1885, a year before the founding of Ballinger. Hubert Pearce, now of Dallas, then 15, is shown with the cross mark on his shirt in the picture. The man with the white beard is J.R. Nunn".
[Parade for President Theodore Roosevelt]
Photograph of a parade taking place in the middle of a busy street. Several men and women line the street as soldiers march by the onlookers.
[Parade for President Theodore Roosevelt]
Photograph of a parade taking place in the middle of a busy street. Several men and women line the street as men riding horses, men on foot, and President Theodore Roosevelt riding in a carriage pass by the onlookers.
[Parade for President Theodore Roosevelt]
Photograph of a parade taking place in the middle of a busy street. Several men and women line the street as men riding horses, men on foot, and President Theodore Roosevelt riding in a carriage pass by the onlookers.
[Parade for President Theodore Roosevelt]
Photograph of a parade taking place in the middle of a busy street. Several men and women line the street as men riding horses, men on foot, and President Theodore Roosevelt riding in a carriage pass by the onlookers. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "This picture was taken while Rosevelt was president and the soldiers in parade were Spanish-American War Veterans."
[Parade for President Theodore Roosevelt]
Photograph of a parade taking place in the middle of a busy street. Several men and women line the street as men riding horses, men on foot, and President Theodore Roosevelt riding in a carriage pass by the onlookers. Printed on the lower side of the photograph is "President Roosvelt at FT. Worth, Tex. 4-8-05" and "Wade & Harmon Photo Dallas, Tex."
[Residence of Neal Anderson]
Photograph of a large three story house. Men in suits surround the front of the house and there is a horse drawn carriage on the right hand side of the photograph. Handwritten on the lower left hand side of the photograph is "Jan 1906." The house was home to Mr.Neal Anderson.
[Teddy Roosevelt Visits Fort Worth]
Photograph of a large crowd surrounding President Theodore Roosevelt as he gives his farewell address from the back of a train. Printed on the lower right hand corner of the photograph is, "Preident Roosvelt's Farewell Address, FT. Worth, Tex. 4-8-05, & D.R.R., Wade & Harmon Photo, Dallas, Tex., Copyright applied for."
[The Courthouse and Jail at Rising Star, Texas]
Photograph of a man standing next to a horse and a dog. Behind the man, horse, and dog are the local courthouse and jail. Handwritten below the photograph is, "the Courthouse and jail at Rising Star."
[Residence of W.T. Waggoner]
Photograph of a two story house with a porch that wraps around the house. There are several trees that decorate the front yard and a sidewalk is visible in the foreground.