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[Consolidated Western Steel Corporation]

Description: Photograph of a group of men watching as one man cuts the ribbon at a special event for the Consolidated Western Steel Corporation. The third man from the left is Arthur Simpson and the fourth man from the left is John Simmons. The men are dressed in formal attire for the occasion.
Date: unknown
Creator: B.A. Lang Aerial & Industrial Specialist
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Orange-MacArthur]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of Orange-MacArthur. There are railroad tracks, streets, and residential neighborhoods visible in the photograph.
Date: unknown
Creator: B.A. Lang Aerial & Industrial Specialist
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Photograph of Sabine River and Industries]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of the Sabine River and industries. Printed at the bottom of the photograph is, "Aerial view Sabine River showing Higman Towing Co. (barge line operators) and Harding and Lawler (material supply business). Tracks shown are Missouri Pacific Lines."
Date: unknown
Creator: B.A. Lang Aerial & Industrial Specialist
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Early Passenger Train in Minnesota]

Description: On a winter morning in January 1900, the Great Northern Railway's passenger train stands at the Cokato, Minnesota depot. It is headed by an American type 4-4-0 locomotive bearing the Engine No. 127. This locomotive was built by the Schenectady Locomotive Works in 1882, and scrapped in 1916. Observe this burnished locomotive and its consist of clean and well-maintained equipment.
Date: January 1900
Creator: Barnes, Dwight
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

["Red Riding Hood" Cat]

Description: Color postcard of a cat in a Red Riding Hood costume. Correspondence on the back reads, " Hello! Rosa Louise Your Baboo Dorothy K." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 527 S. 18th St., Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla on Jan 13, 1908.
Date: unknown
Creator: Barnes, G.L.
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Finis Earing "Red" Fitzgerald, First Fire Chief of Childress, Texas]

Description: Photograph of Finis Earing "Red" Fitzgerald, the first Fire Chief of Childress, Texas. Chief Fitzgerald is dressed in formal attire for his portrait. He is wearing a three piece suit, a collared shirt, tie, and a hat. His badge is pinned to his vest and is barely visible underneath his jacket. The portrait captures only the Chief's head, shoulders, and the top half of his torso. Chief Fitzgerald is posed looking straight ahead.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bartlett
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

[Easter Greetings]

Description: Postcard with an image of a rabbit holding a heart made of flowers. Below the image is the text, "Easter Greetings." Handwritten is, "#2827 W. Van Buren [ ]." The correspondence on the back of the postcard reads, "Dear Cousin Alice, Will write and tell you about the big boy we have at our house. Mama and he are doing fine. And we have named him after Uncle Alfred. I guess you are all well hoping to hear from you soon. Charles Bassano." The postcard is addressed to Mrs. Alice Dill, 517 High Street, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Paris, Texas on Apr 8, 1912.
Date: 1912~
Creator: Bassano, Charles
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes