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[The Angel statue at Memorial Park honoring the Texas City firefighters lost in the 1947 Texas City Disaster]

Description: A close-up photograph of the Italian marble angel statue in Memorial Park which honors the Texas City firefighters killed in the 1947 Texas City Disaster. An angel stands on a pedestal with an inscription which is covered by a bouquet of flowers sitting on the ground. Behind the statue, part of the reflecting pool and another monument can be seen. On the back of the photograph is the following caption: "An Italian marble angel honors the Texas City Firefighters lost in the explosion."
Date: 1960~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

Ann Fulfer

Description: Photograph of young woman wearing cap and gown. Photograph of Ann Fulfer of Van Horn, TX, in 1960, wearing graduation cap and gown.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

Austin Chapter of The Links, Inc.

Description: Photograph of members of the Austin Chapter of The Links, Inc. The photograph was taken during the chartering ceremony of the chapter on December 10, 1960 in the home of Lillie Belle Hines. The charter members in the photograph from left to right are: Lillie Belle Hines, E. Louise Woodward, Thelma M. Elliott, Opan M. Seabrook, Percy G. Lyons, Dr. Connie Yerwood Conner, Mary Y. Thompson, Olive Durden Brown, Clara M. Johnson, Ruth W. Mayes, Catherine B. Lamkin, and Hazel P. Adams.
Date: December 10, 1960
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Camilla Mitchel

Description: Photograph of young woman wearing cap and gown. Graduation photograph of Camilla Mitchel, a young woman of Van Horn, TX wearing cap and gown, 1960
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

[Central Texas College]

Description: Aerial view of Central Texas College prior to the construction of the new, multi-lane Highway 190. The bell tower and duck pond are visible near the front center of the photo, where a U-shaped drive is clearly seen. In addition to the campus buildings and automobiles in the photograph, a large area of mostly flat, barren land is visible along with a few hills. The The college opened September 19, 1967.
Date: 1960~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Killeen City Library System

[Charles Howard Blackshear II]

Description: Charles Howard Blackshear (II) - son of Joe Anderson Blackshear Sr. - Here Charles is on vacation at the Watts Bar Resort, May 1960, age 52. He now resides in Louisville, Ky. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: May 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

Charlie Bob Lomax

Description: Graduation photograph of young man wearing cap and gown. Graduation photograph of Charlie Bob Lomax, a young man of Van Horn, TX, wearing cap and gown, 1060.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

[Clay County Livestock Show]

Description: Clay Co Livestock Show, man, women and children petting a calf. Photo circa 1960: Henrietta, Texas.
Date: c. 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Clay County Livestock Show]

Description: Clay Co Livestock Show, man and woman standing next to a cow. Photo circa 1960: Henrietta, Texas.
Date: c. 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Clay County Livestock Show]

Description: Clay Co Livestock Show; A group of people looking upon cattle. Photo circa 1960: Henrietta, Texas.
Date: 1960~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Cooks inside of 2-J restaurant

Description: Photo of cooks inside 2-Js Restaurant. Tall man second from left is Jearl Ledbetter. The cooks are wearing 2-Js hats. Austin, Texas.
Date: August 10, 1960
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Domino Game]

Description: Domino game: Msrs Skipworth, Snodgrass, Hence Harding, and L.C. Smyers. Photo circa 1960: Byers, Texas.
Date: c. 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Don Stephens

Description: Photograph of young man wearing sailor uniform. Photograph of Don Stephens, a young man of Van Horn, TX wearing a sailor uniform, c. 1960
Date: c. 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

Doug Cowan

Description: Photograph of young man wearing cap and gown. Photograph of Doug Cowan, a young man of Van Horn,TX 1960 wearing a graduation cap and gown
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

Dub McGilvary

Description: Photograph of young man in cap and gown. Photograph of Dub McGilvary, a young man of Van Horn, TX in 1960, wearing graduation cap and gown
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum