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ABOUT BROWSE FEED

"Welcome to CAAF, boys!"

Description: Photograph of the first class of cadets to Childress Army Air Field stepping off the train in uniforms at the air field.
Date: February 21, 1943
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

West Side of Commerce

Description: Photograph of the west side of Commerce street in Childress, Texas. The street is lined with numerous parked automobiles and an unidentified group of people are standing in the center of the frame next to a postal box. The stores on the street with visible signs are (from left to right): City Cafe, Paul Pierce, Stanford Studio, R. Van-Wagner & Co., J. Earl Albright, Morris Tailor Shop and Shine Parlor, U.S. Post Office, Dr. James H. Jernigan X-Ray Diagnosis, Dr. Fred H. Cariker, Jewelry Simmon Deltah Pearls, Simmon Drugs-Soda.
Date: unknown
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

Wheat Combines Norris Impl. early 1900's

Description: Photograph of a group of horse-drawn vehicles and a crowd. The scene is surrounded by various store fronts and a bank.
Date: unknown
Creator: T.J. Stanford
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

[The Woman's Department Club]

Description: Photograph of a two story brick building known as the Woman's Department Club. There is a car parked to the left of the building and a street light in front of the building.
Date: unknown
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

Woods Mclody Boys

Description: Photograph of a musical group. Eight men are shown in uniform, holding various instruments behind a microphone.
Date: unknown
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

Y.M.C.A.

Description: Photograph of the Childress Y.M.C.A. in 1906 when R. H. Norris was the organizer and president. There are four unidentified young men on the sidewalk outside of the porch and three unidentified young men sitting on the stone porch wall. All seven men are looking at and posing for the camera in suits.
Date: unknown
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

Young Matron's Club Watermelon Feast

Description: The Young Matron's Club arrays itself around a central tree for a watermelon feast at Nannie Kithchens' home in 1934.
Date: unknown
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum