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The Church at Fostoria, Texas

Description: Photograph of a chuch that was located in Fostoria, Texas on the grounds of the Foster Lumber Company.
Date: 1960
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Bailey's Cleaners

Description: Photograph of a group of people standing in front of Bailey's Cleaners. A vehicle parked in front of the business also has the name "Bailey's Cleaners & Hatters" printed on the back; the business is in a long row of connected commercial buildings, visible in the background. The three persons on the far right of the group are identified as (left to right): Ray Skelton, Mary Clements Bailey, and Graham Bailey.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Lyndon Johnson Standing Above Children]

Description: Photograph of Lyndon Johnson during his 1948 Senate Campaign, when he used a helicopter to visit smaller towns in Texas. He as a microphone around his neck standing above several young boys in Cleveland, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Richardson Volunteer Fire Department

Description: Photograph of a group portrait of the Richardson Volunteer Fire Department. Eleven men are posing around a fire truck; six men are sitting on the back side, one man is sitting on the front, and four men are standing in front of it. The truck is parked in front of a brick building. Names on the back of the photograph identify the men.
Date: 1934~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Portrait of John B. Jordan, Fire Chief

Description: Photograph of a bust-length portrait of John B. Jordan, Fire Chief. He is wearing a hat, a tie, and suit jacket. The Richardson Fire Department was organized in 1925, when the first water mains were laid. He moved to Richardson in 1917 and had spent nine years before on the Plano Fire Department.
Date: unknown
Creator: Classen Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library

[Fire at Wangemann - Reichardt Company, Incorporated]

Description: Photograph of a fire at Wangemann-Reichardt Company, Incorporated. Smoke is coming from a building with Wrigley's Spearmint and Coca-Cola advertisements painted on the side. Firemen are spraying the building with hoses. In the foreground, there are other buildings. Text at the bottom of the image says "Fire of Wangemann-Reichardt Co. Inc.[,] Sept. 25, 1922" and "Photo Winkelmann's Studio."
Date: September 25, 1922
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Portrait of Jacob Routh

Description: Copy photograph of an illustration of Jacob Routh, an early settler, minister, and businessman. He is wearing suit jacket; text below the image says "Jacob Routh." He was born December 22, 1818, in Dandridge, Jefferson County, Tennessee; he died April 30, 1879, near Plano, Collin County, Texas, and was buried in Jacob Routh Cemetery in Richardson, Texas. He married Lodemia Anne Campbell on October 30, 1853 in Dallas, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library

[Firemen Climbing Stairs]

Description: Photograph of several firemen climbing the steps leading to the second story of a building on fire in Cleveland, Texas. Several more firemen are visible on the roof of the building.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Man In Front of Burning Building]

Description: Photograph of several firemen working to save a two story building in Cleveland, Texas. Smoke comes from all of the building's windows, and two men place ladders to the second story against the building, and two men stand on the first story roof soaking the blaze through a window. A man in a suit stands on the road in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Building on Fire]

Description: Photograph of several on-lookers and firemen at work on a brick building on fire in Cleveland, Texas. Smoke comes from the building's window where a ladder has been placed, and there is debris in the yard in front of the building.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Men Dousing Fire]

Description: Photograph of three volunteer fire fighters pointing a fire hose at a burning wooden building in Cleveland, Texas. Another wooden building and a tree are visible to the right.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Line of Soldiers]

Description: Photograph of a line of charter members of the volunteer Fire Department in front of a brick building in Cleveland, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Kindergarten Class

Description: Photograph of a kindergarten class standing in three rows on a porch in front of the school. An administrator is standing to the left and the teacher on the right.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Miss Ellie's Kindergarten Class

Description: Photograph of a Cleveland, Texas kindergarten class taught by Mrs. Ellis. The children are standing in three rows on the steps in front of the school and Mrs. Ellis is standing with them, on the far left of the photograph. Behind them, the doors are open and part of the school hallway is visible.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Cleveland Volunteer Fire Department

Description: Photograph of fire trucks parked in a street while volunteers fight a house fire. A group of on-lookers are watching.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Wild Cat

Description: Photograph of wild cat being treed by hunting dogs. The spotted cat is visible in the branches of the trees and several dogs are around the base as well as a young man who appears to be starting to climb the tree.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Cleveland High School Football

Description: Photograph of a group of high school students playing on a field during a Friday night football game.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Morrison Family Singers

Description: Photograph of a man and a woman standing on a stage in front of microphones during a performance of the Morrison Family.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Morrison's Country Music

Description: Photograph of seven men playing instruments, performing on a stage at Morrison Hay Barn.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Graduating Class of Nurses

Description: Photograph of graduating nurses trained at Leggett Memorial Hospital. There are three graduates and their instructor (Pat Oneal, R.N., far right); all of the women are wearing nursing uniforms and standing in a line behind a table covered in a tablecloth with a single lit candle. A calendar is partially visible on the wall behind them.
Date: January 1, 1964
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Leggett Memorial Hospital

Description: Photograph of hospital employees and Dr. Barnett holding a banner in front of the Leggett Memorial Hospital announcing the arrival of the polio vaccine. The banner says: "Get Your Sabin Polio Vaccine Here Aug. 5th."
Date: July 27, 1962
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society