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Lipscomb County Cemeteries

Description: This book has information on each of the nine Lipscomb County cemeteries: Heart Cemetery, Kiowa Cemetery, View Point Cemetery, Darrouzett Cemetery, Fairview Cemetery, Fairmont Cemetery, Lipscomb Cemetery, St. John's Cemetery, and Higgins Cemetery; each section includes information about the origins of the cemetery with deeds and certificates, an index of the persons buried in the cemetery, a list of the information on each of the headstones in the cemetery, and a list of the veterans buried in the cemetery. Some sections include other text or photos of interest regarding particular cemeteries.
Date: April 2006
Creator: Kraft, LaVaun
Item Type: Book
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

[Polaroid Photograph of Painting of Harriet Doyle May and Box T Ranch]

Description: Polaroid photograph of a painting of Harriet Doyle May with gray hair and scenes from the Box T Ranch. In the painting she is wearing a white shirt, dark sweater, and necklace In front of her right shoulder is a scene of cowboys branding cattle. In the upper left hand corner of the photograph is a tree and a man with a cow. On the left hand side of the painting is a creek with a group of cowboys and horses and below that is a windmill.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Abraham Borth and Dave Peil

Description: Photograph of Abraham Borth (standing) and David Peil (seated). David Peil wears a World War 1 uniform with hat. His left leg is on his right knee. Abraham Borth is standing behind him with his right hand resting on David Peil's right shoulder. Abraham Borth is dressed in a suit with a tie and hat. They are standing in front of a fake background with painted flowers and drapery. The photograph is held in a paper frame.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Tom and Hattie Bruce

Description: Studio portrait of Tom and Hattie Page Bruce. He is dressed in a suit with a bow tie and she is in a dress with puffy sleeves and lace. He is seated in an elaborate wicker chair atop a fur rug. Behind them is a painted backdrop.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Tandy and Pernelia Bruce and Sons

Description: Family photograph of Tandy and Pernelia Bruce and their three sons, Tom, Jim, and Price. Tom is on Tandy's lap and Price is on Pernelia's lap. Tandy Bruce wears a button-up shirt with a coat and Tom Bruce wears a shirt, shorts, and boots. Jim Bruce stands in-between his parents. Pernelia Bruce has a white collar as does her son Price Bruce.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Joe Imke, Alex File, and Chris Peil Clearing Snow on Road

Description: Photograph of Joe Imke, Alex File, and Chris Peil using three tractors to clear a road of snow. Two of the men are on the middle and back tractor, one stands beside the back tractor on the right side of the frame. The whole area is covered in snow and another piece of equipment is visible in the background.
Date: 1940
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Portrait of Siblings

Description: Photograph of Robert Lloyd and Oleta Bowdle, siblings. He is standing atop a fur rug wearing a striped shortsuit with a sailor insignia on the breast and black stockings and shoes. On his right sits his sister atop a wicker chair wearing a white lace dress. There is a fake background behind them.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Young Man in Suit

Description: Photograph of a young man from the bust up. He is wearing a pinstriped suit with a vest, white collared shirt, and a striped tie. His hair is parted on the side and combed.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Matilda Harl Drake and Family

Description: Photograph of Matilda Harl Drake and her family. She and an older bearded man are seated, between them stands a young man and to Ms. Drake's left stands a boy. The man and two boys are wearing suits with white shirts, both boys wear ties. The young man's suit is pinstriped and beneath the coat he wears a vest and a pocket watch. Ms. Drake wears a dress with puffed sleeves, buttons up the center, and a high lace collar.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Couple in Nice Clothes

Description: Studio photograph of a man and woman dressed in nice clothes. He is seated on the left side of the photo. He has a beard and wears a dark suit with boots, a vest, and a watch chain. She is standing next to him with her right harm on his left shoulder. She wears a dark dress with large and medium-sized coin buttons, a high lace collar, and ruffles at the bottom. She is also wearing earrings, a necklace, and a pocket watch. Her hair is pulled up and curled. Behind them is a fake backdrop that depicts bookshelves, art, a mantle with a clock, and a plant.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

E.C. Gray

Description: Studio portrait photograph of E.C. Gray's bust. He wears a black suit with a black bowtie and has short gray hair.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

[Photograph of Tornado Damage in Glazier, Texas]

Description: Photograph of tornado damage in Glazier, Texas. There are three trees stripped bare with broken limbs. Strewn all over the ground are wooden planks and other objects like chairs and couches. In the far background is a two story building.
Date: April 9, 1949
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Dust Storm in Darrouzett, Texas

Description: View of a long and wide dirt road leading to a large dust storm that is about to engulf the town of Darrouzett, Texas. There are a few people on the left side of frame. Written on the bottom of the print is, "Dust Storm Approaching Darrouzett, Texas. April 14th 1935.
Date: April 14, 1935
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Dr. Ira T. Smith

Description: Studio portrait photograph of Dr. Ira T. Smith. He is wearing a striped button-up shirt and jacket. He has white hair parted on the side, round glasses, and a mustache. Dr. Smith was married to Minnie Adella "Addie" Halsey.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Lipscomb County Ranchers and Farmers

Description: Photograph of Lipscomb County ranchers and farmers. Every man wears a suit with either neckties or bowties. They are in front of a fake backdrop that depicts lavish drapery. In the back row, from left to right, is Mose Hays, A.E. Moreland, Bill Nail, Charley Rynearson, S.Y. Cupp and Bud Walker. Middle row, left to right, is Ira Boone, F.M. Carmichael, Seb Jones, Bill Kelley, Hiram Black, and Alex Young. Front row, left to right, is Henry Mallup, Ed Rubottom, Alex Maltsberger, and Bill Hale.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Laveta Steinhart Buckner in Wedding Dress

Description: Photograph of Laveta Steinhart Buckner in her wedding dress and veil. The dress is long-sleeved and covered in white lace. She wears a pearl necklace and a wedding ring and holds a bouquet of white carnations. She stands in-between two pots of white flowers in tall stands. On the left side of the frame is a stand with a row of white candles burning. In the background are several empty shelves.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Woman in Dress and Military Hat

Description: Studio photograph of a young woman in a dark dress with puffy sleeves. She has short, dark, curly hair and is wearing a military hat. She is also wearing a crystal necklace and dark lipstick.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Dianna Koch

Description: Studio photograph of a smiling Dianna Koch from the bust up. She is wearing a white blouse with a white carnation and ribbon corsage. Her hair is short and curled and she has short even bangs.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Luella Koch Miller

Description: Studio photograph of a smiling Luella Koch Miller from the bust up. She wears a white blouse and a carnation and ribbon corsage. Her hair is dark, curled, and short.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Lois Koch

Description: Studio portrait photograph of a smiling Lois Koch from the bust up. She is wearing cat-eye glasses, a white blouse with lace collar, and a carnation corsage with ribbons. Her hair is short and curled.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Lois Koch

Description: Studio photograph of Lois Koch smiling from the bust up. She wears a light-colored jacket with a lace collar. Pinned on the jacket is a jeweled brooch and a white carnation corsage with ribbons. Her hair is short and curled and she wars cat-eye glasses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Lela Mae Koch

Description: Studio portrait photograph of Lela Mae Koch from the bust up. She wears a blazer, white blouse, white scarf, a cross necklace, and a carnation corsage. Her hair is short and curly and she is wearing lipstick.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Lela Mae Koch

Description: Studio portrait of Lela Mae Koch. She is pictured from the bust up. She wears a white blouse with a white scarf and a carnation corsage. Her hair is curly and short and she has lipstick on.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Two Children Sitting on a Porch

Description: Photograph of two small children, a boy and a girl, sitting on the top step of a large porch of a house. The little girl has short hair and is wearing a white dress with black stockings and boots. The boy is wearing a short suit with a tie, stockings, and dark boots. There is a door directly behind them and a porch swing behind a pillar on the right side of the frame.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum