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Richardson City Council and City Manager

Description: Photograph of a portrait of Richardson, Texas city council members (1965-1967). Six men are standing behind three men sitting; they are all wearing suits and ties. They are identified as Ernest H. Randall, Jr. (Councilman), Robert Porter (Councilman), Marvin Youngblood (Councilman), Joe A. Durham (Councilman), Robb Stewart (Councilman), Kerry Sweatt (City Secretary), R. B. Sherill (City Manager), Herbert Ryan (Mayor), and Richard Reynolds (Mayor Pro Team). A seal on the wall above the men has a star in the center and says "City of Richardson[,] Richardson, Texas" around it.
Date: 1965
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Texas Instruments

Description: Photograph of several employees in a laboratory at Texas Instruments. The employees are all sitting down at tables with laboratory equipment; they are wearing lab coats and hair coverings.
Date: 1960/1970
Partner: Richardson Public Library

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
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Cox Machine Shop

Description: Photograph of Cox Machine Shop that was located north of Cleveland just off the Coldspings road. The shop was located by the Cox's home where they raised their children. All the children attended Cleveland schools. L to R is Mr.Cox, Charlie Welborn, ?,?,?.
Date: 1961
Creator: Young, Moon
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Cleveland Auto Parts [Pilgreen & Sons]

Description: Photograph of the interior of Pilgreen Auto Parts on the east side of Highway 59 south between the township and hwy 105. The picture is of Mr.George Pilgreen, owner and his oldest son, George Wright Pilgreen. Note the air cooled auto cushion display. This product was due to most cars still not having air conditioners.
Date: 02-04-1961
Creator: Young, Moon
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

The Light Crust Dough Boys at Perk's Steak House

Description: Photograph of the Light Crust Dough Boys, a country-music band, performing at Perk's Steak House. The six band members are arranged in front of a restaurant counter and holding instruments that include a guitar, violin, keyboard, banjo, and string bass. Another man is visible behind the bar, along with coffee pots, and various other objects; there are unoccupied dining tables in front of the band members.
Date: January 9, 1960
Creator: Young, Moon
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Blue Haven Rest Home

Description: Photograph of nurses and residents posing together in front of a Christmas tree at Blue Haven Nursing home. Three men are seated in chairs, in front of the tree and a fourth is standing behind them; three women dressed in nurse's uniforms are posing on either side of the men. Another seated person is partially visible on the far left.
Date: December 1967
Creator: Young, Moon
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Blue Haven Nursing Home

Description: In the 1950's & 60's a converted home was turned into a group home that housed elderly and impaired individuals. Photograph of residents and staff gathered around a donated Christmas tree.
Date: December 1967
Creator: Young, Moon
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Morrison's Hay Barn

Description: Photograph of a large band playing at Morrison's Barn near Shepherd, Texas. There is a man on a keyboard in the far right of the image, a man playing piano on the far left, several guitarists, singers, and others in the background. The stage is bordered by wood panels across the top and bottom.
Date: May 30, 1964
Creator: Young, Moon
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society