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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

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

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

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

[Jay Timmins - 1960]

Description: Jay Timmins - 1960 - Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

Jerilyn Sawyer

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

Joan McElroy

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

Judy Bell

Description: Photograph of young woman wearing formal dress, tiara, and holding trophy. Photograph of Judy Bell, a young woman of Van Horn, TX wearing formal dress, tiara, and holding trophy, 1960
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

Judy Bell

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

Kelsey Branaman

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

Kenneth Beasley

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

Patience "Pat" Stephenson

Description: Photograph of young woman wearing cap and gown. Photograph of Patience "Pat" Stephenson of Van Horn, TX 1960 wearing graduation cap and gown. She and her mother were killed in an auto accident in the summer of 1960.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

R. E. Clough

Description: Photograph of a young man. Photograph of R. E. Clough, a mason in Van Horn TX.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

Rose Mary Binkley

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

[St. Elmo Hotel Cash Register]

Description: St. Elmo cash register. Picture was taken in the St. Elmo Barber Shop (next door to the old St. Elmo Hotel). The barber shop was owned by Aubrey Butler and J.D. Sullivan. Entire contents of the old St. Elmo Barber Shop are currently owned and preserved by John M. Greer, Henrietta, Texas. Picture dated 1960: Henrietta, Texas.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Susan Timmins]

Description: Susan Timmins - 1960 - Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

Tim Morris

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

Train Wreck

Description: Photograph of wrecked train. Photograph of wrecked Southern Pacific train south of Van Horn, Tx.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum