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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
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
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
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
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Henrietta Trades Day

Description: People gathered on the square in Henrietta, TX for Henrietta Trades Day in 1915. Included int he picture are: Harry White, Henry Allen, and Tom Neldin. The Clay County Courthouse is in the background.
Date: 1915
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Cotton on a Corner

Description: Unidentified individuals in downtown Henrietta, TX. The post card reads, "Not a Corner on Cotton but Cotton on a Corner in Henrietta, Texas."
Date: 1910~
Creator: Curt Teich & Co
Partner: Clay County Historical Society


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~
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~
Partner: Clay County Historical Society