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Goat and Wagon Picture

Description: Young boy sitting in a wagon harnessed to a goat. Traveling photographers in the 1920's and early 1930's would occassionally go out and photograph children in small carts that were harnessed to goats.
Date: 1921
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Total Solar Eclipse in Fort Worth (1878)

Description: Photograph of seven astronomers -- Leonard Waldo, R.W. Wilson, J.K. Rees, W.H. Pulsifer, F.E. Seagrave, Alfred Freeman, and A.M. Britton -- with various telescopes set up out-of-doors near a large wooden barn or other structure. According to accompanying information they are on the S.W. Lomax farm, waiting to observe the total solar eclipse that happened on July 29, 1878.
Date: July 29, 1878
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Ten Notable Black Individuals

Description: Portraits of ten notable black Americans organized in two rows with oval-shaped portraits on the top row and rectangular ones along the bottom. In each portrait, the person is visible from the chest or neck, up and his or her name is written below: P.E. Seay, Mrs. V.T. Tinsley, Mrs. Clarice Redd, Dudley Redd, Mrs. L. M. Johnson, Mrs. Olga Lov, Mrs. Murtis McAllister, Mrs. E.W. Ransom, Mrs. Hezekiah Lynn, and Calvin Littlejohn.
Date: unknown
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train in Denton

Description: Photograph of a man riding a horse while participating in the Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train in Denton, Texas. The man in pictures on a paved road, with others also in frame. Trees and shrubs are visible on the opposite side of the road.
Date: June 25, 1986
Creator: Cirincione, Nick
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train on the Way to Robstown

Description: Photograph of four horse-drawn wagons participating in the Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train traveling from Sinton to Robstown, Texas. The photo shows the front and side views of four different styled wagons. One wagon has a top cover with sides rolled up while the others remain fully covered.
Date: February 15, 1986
Creator: Cirincione, Nick
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train in Turkey, Texas

Description: Close-up photograph of a man and woman with a wagon participating in the Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train in Turkey, Texas. The photo shows a man squatting next to a covered wagon, with a woman sitting inside the wagon. The wagon has a sign that is only half visible with the words "Cotton" and "Rt1" shown, as well as two Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train brands burned into the wood near the front of the wagon.
Date: May 26, 1986
Creator: Cirincione, Nick
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room