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Automobile Ferry After the Flood

Description: Richard Wyatt going across the levee North of Henrietta on a ferry pulled by horses to his farm where Mrs. Wyatt was. This was taken a foot of hill just out of town. The fringe of trees in the distance marks the slough. This was taken after the water had receded considerably, as you can see by the drift on the fence at left.
Date: c. 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Benvanue School

Description: Unidentified school children standing outside with their teacher Dalton Harris at the Benvanue School around 1912.
Date: c. 1912
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Byers Post Office

Description: Postmaster Sheridan Baker Householder sits in a chair in his den behind the Byers post office. He was postmaster fronm 1914-1918. The room has a small potbelly stove for heat, a safe with the door ajar, and decoratrive wallpaper in the walls and ceilings.
Date: c. 1914
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Camp Family Home

Description: Mrs. S. V. Camp and Thelma sitting on the porch of the Camp family home in Riverland Community.
Date: c. 1914
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

England Family

Description: The England family brothers and sisters, (L to R) Claude England, Lawrence England, Eva England Robertson, Ethel England Robertson, Sobe Love England, and mother Nancy Caroline England. Sobe Love England was born November 1890 and died September 1922, he served with the U.S. Army in World War I from June 1917 through April 1919. Sobe was the son of William Benton and Caroline England of Bluegrove, TX.
Date: c. 1918
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Flooded Denver Railroad

Description: Looking west across the flooded Denver River in Henrietta, TX. On June 12, 1915, Mr. and Mrs. Carl M. Worsham walked this railroad track about 9 PM without lights. The water had gone down some but it was a dangerous journey for a man, let alone a woman. They had to feel their way along the track. This was the night that Mr. W.A. Warsham passed away.
Date: c. 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Fred Gibson and James Hanibal Beach

Description: A photograph of two men with two antelope from hunt. A photograph of two men from Van Horn, Texas, Fred Gibson and James Hanibal Beach, with two antelope killed in hunt, c. 1912
Date: c. 1912
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

Friendship School

Description: Students of the Friendship School, south of Bellevue. Dalton Harris, the teacher is in the back row center and Lille is in the back row on the right.
Date: c. 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Grocery Store]

Description: Grocery Store: Preacher Denney (owner). Photo circa 1915: Petrolia, Texas.
Date: c. 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Group Picnic

Description: A group picnic in Henrietta, TX around 1915.
Date: c. 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

James E. Bean

Description: Photograph of man. Photograph of James E. Bean, a man from Van Horn, TX, c. 1913.
Date: c. 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

Jessie Roberts and Alma Gibson

Description: Photograph of two women with rifles and horses. Photograph of Jessie Roberts and Alma Gibson, of Van Horn,TX standing by horses holding rifles and wearing riding/hunting attire.
Date: c. 1910 - 1911
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

Jim Bean

Description: Photograph of man. Photo of Jim Bean, Van Horn, TX
Date: c. 1911
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

John Morine with mountain lion

Description: Photograph of man with dead mountain lion. Photograph of John Morine and dead mountain lion, of Van Horn, TX, no later than 1915.
Date: c. 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

Ladies in Bonnets with Guy Garren

Description: Photograph of four ladies with large bonnets and one man. Photograph of Pauline Stephens, Beulah Durrill, Florence Malone, and Phyllis Stevens wearing white dresses and large hats with Guy Garren of Van Horn, TX
Date: c. 1913 - 1914
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

Laura Hall

Description: Photograph of a woman. Photograph of Laura Hall, a woman of Van Horn, TX and member of the Order of the Easter Star
Date: c. 1910 - 1929
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

Marker of first highway to Carlsbad

Description: Photograph of stone and cement road marker. Photograph of pyramid-shaped stone and cement road marker, located at the north east of the old Toolen Courts in Van Horn, TX marking the start of the highway to Carlsbad, 1915-16.
Date: c. 1915 - 1916
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

Mary Daugherty

Description: Photograph of a woman. Photograph of a woman, Mary Daugherty, of Van Horn, TX and member of the Order of the Eastern Star.
Date: c. 1918
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum