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Clay County Agent's Office

Description: County Agent's Office with (l to r) Edwina Holman, Peggy Tate, Dorsey Eaton, Maurine Carpenter, Essie Mae Coody, Captain M.S. Duncan, and Ralph Garrett seated around a table on January 33, 1938.
Date: January 1938
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Diffey's Hotel

Description: Mr. Diffey, wearing a vest, is seated behind the desk in the lobby at Diffey's Hotel. Behind him are cigars for sale, a clock, calendar, and thermometer.
Date: May 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Henrietta Chamber of Commerce

Description: Henrietta Chamber of Commerce with (front row) Volney LeFevre, W.W. King, T.K. Howard, Bradd Staggs, Lee Ham, (back row) Jim Alcorn, C.S. McKinney, R.C. Green, Frank Moore, F.F. Green, A.H. Bevering, J.T. Petro, Obenchain, and Judge J.P. Williams standing in front of City Hall.
Date: January 1927
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Petrolia Citizens

Description: The citizens of Petrolia standing in front of the miovie house in 1918.
Date: 1918
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Tom Campbell House

Description: Two-story house with porch and fence around it. Typed on front of photo, "PHOTO OF TOM CAMPBELL HOUSE about 3 miles S. of Stanfield in Clay County, Texas. Built in 1883 out of native stone. This photo made by Buddie Street."
Date: unknown
Creator: Street, Buddie
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Vashti Cemetery

Description: The Vashti Cemetery in 1915 when the chrysanthemums were in bloom.
Date: 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Petrolia Seventh Grade

Description: Seventh grade class in Petrolia, TX in 1923.Front row, fifth from right is Lillian Irene Gardener.
Date: 1923
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Edwards Cattle

Description: Cowboys corralling cattle into a cattle car of a train.
Date: 1940
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

1884 Courthouse

Description: Photo collage with the 1884 Clay County Courthouse in the center surrounded by Henrietta officials and businessmen around 1890.
Date: 1890~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Byers Post Office

Description: Teen rural route carriers Joe Norman and Fred Kepley, with the postmaster J.T. Dunn (Joseph Tarpley Dunn) and Bertha Dunn in the Byers Post Office.
Date: 1918~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Surrey

Description: Photograph of a group of unidentified group of people and a surrey near a pond. Two women are seated in a surrey and a man is standing on the ground, smoking. The horse hitched to the surrey is drinking from the pond (left) and trees are visible in the background.
Date: 1900~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

St. Elmo Hotel

Description: Unidentified men with horses and carriages outside the St. Elmo Hotel on a corner in Henrietta, TX around 1900.
Date: 1900~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Byers Depot

Description: Mr. W.E. Dyer with a wagon at the Byers depot carrying 100 pounds of flour headed for Beck Murray's grocery around 1917.
Date: 1917
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Henrietta Cafe

Description: Interior of Henrietta Cafe arounf 1920 with tables, chairs, barstools, tiled floor, and owners Cora and Charlie Capps. Inscription on back of photo states, "Brother & sisters ran this Henrietta cafe. May have been in the St. Elmo Hotel or where the Clay County Sherriff's Department is now located. They operated cafes at both locations. Pictured are Cora and Charlie Capps. Lou Capps also assisted. Great Aunts and Uncles to Jerry Payne."
Date: 1920~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

E.F. Weaver Grocery

Description: Five unidentified men standing inside of E. F. Weaver's Grocery Store around 1890 in Henrietta, TX. Back of photo states, " The Weaver's came to Henrietta in 1880."
Date: 1890~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Henrietta Street Scene

Description: Looking southeast from downtown Henrietta around 1890. The large building in the background is the public school.
Date: 1890~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society