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[Haslet public school]

Description: Photograph of the original Haslet school. Two young girls are standing in front of the school building on a sidewalk that has the phrase "Public 97 School" affixed to it in big white letters. There are five visible windows. The girls are wearing blouses, skirts, socks and dress shoes. On the back of the photograph it is written "Original Haslet School, Built 1914."
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Haslet street and businesses]

Description: Photograph of a street lined by six visible buildings. An automobile is visible on the left hand side of the photograph behind a rail road crossing sign. A second automobile is visible towards the middle of the photograph, to the left of a power line. The third building in from the right hand side of the photograph has a sign that includes this name: "Baltzelle Groceries".
Date: 1900?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[headstone]

Description: Photograph of three visible headstones. The most prominent headstone reads: "Mother/ Martha Elizabeth Moon/ Apr. 20, 1867/ Feb. 2, 1934/ A sleep with Jesus." There are two shovels visible to the left of the central headstone. In the top right corner there is barely visible a fence and dirt road.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[headstone]

Description: Photograph of three full visible headstones. There is a partial view of two headstones on the right hand side of the photograph. The prominent head stone is for Robert E. Moon and the dates listed on the headstone are November 4, 1863 and November 1, 1908. There are several trees in the background. In the foreground there is visible a bouquet of flowers and two shovels.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Lone Star School]

Description: Photograph of two groups of people inside a rural school building. One group of people are facing forward and the other group are facing backward. There are four windows visible in the photograph. A hurricane lamp is visible towards the left middle of the frame. Women and girls are wearing dresses and hats. Men and boys are wearing coats and bow ties. A decoration at the top left hanging from the ceiling appears to say "Welcome."
Date: 1894
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Lone Star School]

Description: Photograph of a rural class and teacher. Class stands in front of school building. Two doors are visible on building. Girls are wearing hair bows and dresses. Teacher and most of the boys are wearing coats and ties. One boy is wearing overalls and one boy is wearing a buttoned, collared shirt with neck tie. Class names are identified as best as possible by Jack Britain. Top row, from left to right: Lennie Underwood, Mona B. Britain, Virgie Morgan, Rosana Francisco, Gene Allen (Teacher), Gracie Morgan, Bertha Francisco, Margaret Francisco, Evie Mosaly. Second row (girls from left): Ola Clower, Emma Clower, Fern Francisco, Mattie Combs, Bernice Combs, Norma (Noma) Bremman. Second row (boys to right): Johnny Mosaly, Walter Combs, Claude Francisco, Walter Francisco, Charlie Green, Bill Mosaly. Bottom row: Eunice Britain, unidentified first name Francisco, Tinny Frisbie, Earl Combs, Jack Britain, Herschel Green, Roy Haley, Henry Haley.
Date: 1910?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Man and two woman]

Description: Photograph of two women and one man. There is a partial view of a vehicle and signs behind them. One sign reads "Mill Dry Goods & Groc" and the other sign is a partial view of a Coca-Cola sign. The women are wearing dresses and the woman on the left is holding an unidentifiable object. The man is standing between the two women and has his arms around them. He is wearing spectacles, a white collared shirt and tie with vest. On the back of the photograph it is written "Haslet Drug Store, 102 Main, Hellen Frank, Olalee Holt, Forace Frank, Haslet Post Master)."
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Man walking by porch]

Description: Photograph of a man walking by a porch. There is a white house and shrubbery in the background. A porch roof and floor and wooden fold-out chair are visible. The man is wearing black pants, belt, buttoned shirt and cowboy hat. His hat hides his entire face. Written on the back of the photograph is "Noble Lee Rust."
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Portrait of the Moon Family]

Description: Photograph of the Moon family during a family reunion in Cleburne, Texas. Partially seen standing on the house's front porch to the left are Gordon Bennett Moon Jr. and Geraldine Moon Johnston. Standing in front of the house from left to right are: Glenda Ann Moon Owen, Glenda's son (name unknown), Charles Owen, Gordon Bennett Moon Sr., Minnie Holloway Moon, Lullie Moon Cooper, James Cooper, Allie Eastwood Moon, Ross Moon, Jasmine Nett Moon, Finis Moon, Cuimella Moon Young, Aaron Young, Pluma Moon Frank, and Horace Frank.
Date: 1957?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Unidentified family in front of rural home]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified woman, man and child standing in front of a fence. A home surrounded by trees is in the background of the photograph. The woman is wearing a dress. The man, who is holding the child, is wearing a cowboy hat and dark shirt and pants. The child appears to be wearing a striped sweater, pants and boots.
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Unidentified farm]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified farm. In the photo there is a white fence, farm home and barn. There is visible a chimney, windows, doors and a tree.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Unidentified group of children]

Description: Photograph of unidentified group of children. The photograph appears to be a school photo: there are four rows of children, with the smaller children at the bottom. Most of the girls are wearing dresses and most of the boys are wearing overalls. One boy, third in from the right hand side of the photograph is not wearing shoes. This is written on the back of the photograph: "Bobbie Laster, no Haslet."
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Unidentified group of children]

Description: Photograph of unidentified group of children. The photograph appears to be a school photo: there are two rows of children and a teacher sitting in the middle of the top row. Most of the girls are wearing dresses and most of the boys are wearing overalls. This is written on the back of the photograph: "Bobbie Laster."
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Unidentified group of children]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified group of twelve children standing outside in front of a fence. "Ruth" has been written above the head of the girl standing in the fourth spot from the left. The boy all the way to the left is sticking his tongue out. There are five partially viewable buildings behind the group. There is also a partial view of an automobile to the right side of the photograph. There are nine girls in the group and they are all wearing dresses; some are holding hats. One boy in the background is not visible. The two boys at the left and right of the photograph are wearing jumpers.
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Unidentified group of people]

Description: Photograph of large unidentified group of people. They are visibly posing in front of and on a porch. There are windows, columns, a door, front steps and light bulb visible on the building. Part of the roof is even visible. Most of the men are sitting down on the porch or front stoop and are wearing suits and ties. Most of the women are standing inside the porch and are wearing dresses. There are bushes on either side of the front stoop. This is stamped on the back of the photograph: "Skeet Richardson Photos, 1326 N. Main St., Fort Worth 6, Tex., Jan 13 1948, For additional prints, Order No. 8878-7."
Date: 1948
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Unidentified group of people]

Description: Photograph of unidentified group of people standing outside of the new Haslet Fire Station. The mixed group of men, women and children are standing alongside FM 156. There is visible a side garage, trees and electric poles in the background. This building is currently still used and it is now Haslet City Hall and offices.
Date: [1980?]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Unidentified group of women]

Description: Photograph of unidentified group of women sitting inside of a home. In the front of the photograph, there are two rows of women sitting down. At the back of the photograph, there is one row of women standing up. They are all wearing dresses. Within the home, there is visible a portrait, curtains, a hutch with a model sail boat on top, wallpaper and bells. There are unidentified objects on the left and right hand side of the photograph. This is stamped on the back of the photograph: "Skeet Richardson Photos, 1326 N. Main St., Fort Worth 6, Tex., Jan 13 1948, For additional prints, Order No. 8878-7."
Date: 1948
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Unidentified group of women sitting in church]

Description: Photograph of a group of women sitting in church pews. There are three rows of women all wearing dresses and some wearing hats. There are two empty rows of chairs in front of them. On the right hand side of the photograph there are two visible children sitting in laps. There is a white cloth screen behind the women covering windows and two light bulbs suspended in the air above them.
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Unidentified group of young women]

Description: Photograph of unidentified group of young women standing outside near the Highway 156 Bridge. A bridge overpass and bush can be seen in the background. They are all wearing dresses and laughing.
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Unidentified group of young women]

Description: Photograph of unidentified group of young women standing outside close to the Highway 156 Bridge. They are all wearing dresses and holding unidentifiable objects in their hands, sometimes close to their mouths. One face is missing from the left side of the photograph and an electric pole can be seen in the distance.
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Unidentified man]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified man standing in front of a brick column, attached to a building that is only partially visible. He is wearing a hat and a mechanic’s uniform and is holding an unidentified object in his hands. There are automobiles, electrical poles, gas station sign and buildings visible in the background. There is a partial view of an automobile that the man is standing next to. A shadow of a woman can be seen on the bottom left hand side of the photograph.
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Young man and woman sitting on an outside chair]

Description: Photograph of a man and woman sitting on an outside chair. The chair is on a dirt road. In the background there is visible a home and barn. The chair is a wooden fold-out with an attached cloth cover. The woman is wearing a white dress, socks and white heels. The young man is wearing a cowboy hat, collared buttoned shirt, slacks and black shoes. Written on the back of the photograph is "Ona Holt Lee (Stewart) and Ray Rust." It has not been identified how they are related.
Date: 1930?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Young man holding binoculars]

Description: Photograph of a young man holding binoculars and standing in front of a wooden, fold-out chair. Two wooden buildings are visible in the background. He is standing on a dirt road and is wearing a cowboy hat, collared buttoned shirt, slacks and black shoes.
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Haslet Public Library