Rescuing Texas History, 2011 - Browse

ABOUT BROWSE FEED

[Stall Dry Goods Store]

Description: Photograph of the interior of Stall Dry Goods Store. There is a group of people standing behind glass display cases, looking towards the camera. The men on the left side of the photograph are identified as L. H. Stall and John Wells, and two people on the right side of the photograph are identified as Mrs. E. M. Hix and May Godfrey.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Texas Wholesale Company railroad car #2]

Description: Postcard of a Texas Wholesale Company tank on a railroad bed. There are five men and a young boys standing or sitting on beams propped against the tank and a second young boy standing on the ground in front of the tank. Handwriting at the top of the image says "First Gasoline tank to arrive in Wellington. Come in on train. (1)."
Date: 1910
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Johnny Wallace Store]

Description: Photograph of the interior of the Johnny Wallace Store on the West side of the Wellington square. Five men are standing behind the counter next to a rack of suits. There are shelves with clothing on them on the right side of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Texas Wholesale Company gasoline tank]

Description: Postcard of a large gasoline tank from the Texas Wholesale Company. It has been hauled off of a train and is resting on the ground. There is a group of men and children standing in front of the tank, behind railroad tracks. A man on the left side of the photograph is holding the reins of two horses. Small houses can be seen in the background.
Date: 1910
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Sid Jones Hardware Store]

Description: Photograph of the interior of the Sid Jones Hardware Store. Six men are in the store and are facing towards the camera. There are tall shelves on both sides of the store that are stocked with various hardware supplies, and a bike is sitting in the middle of the room. Handwriting on the back of the photograph states that the store was located in Wellington, Texas, and identifies the man in the dark shirt as Cleburne Jones.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Trout and Talley reunion]

Description: Postcard of the Trout and Talley reunion. The photograph is taken outdoors, in front of the door of Charlie Trout's house in Dodsonville, Texas. Handwriting on the back of the postcard identifies the individuals in the third row as Effie (Tyler) Trout, Charlie Trout, Bill Hays, and Clarence Talley holding Oliver Trout; in the second row is Jim and Otho Talley, Susie, Margie, and Vergie Trout, and Annie Talley; and in the first row is Bessie Talley, Gerald Trout, and Olen Trout.
Date: 1914
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Texas Wholesale Company railroad car #1]

Description: Postcard of a Texas Wholesale Company tank on a railroad bed. There are five men and a young boys standing or sitting on beams propped against the tank and a second young boy standing on the ground in front of the tank. Handwriting at the top of the image says "unloading Tanks for Texas Co. Wholesale 1910" and one person appears to be labeled "Ralph." There are also handwritten notes on the back of the postcard including a description that says "only way unload heavy tank, B. F. Ball & boys with help."
Date: 1910
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Fleet Pruden Drug Store]

Description: Photograph of the interior of the Fleet Pruden Drug Store. There are five people in the store and one man behind the counter, and they are all looking towards the camera. The man standing behind the counter is identified as Fleet Pruden.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Family on homestead]

Description: Photograph of a homestead family. There are two girls in light-colored dresses standing next to a seated elderly woman, and two young women and two young men standing behind them. They are posing in front of a small house, and a barn and windmill are in the background. There are four horses in a pen near the barn.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Fourth of July group]

Description: Photograph of a Fourth of July group. There are five young women and three young men; all are wearing white button-up shirts, except for one young man wearing a dark jacket, tie, and holding a fan and a cigar in his mouth. Some are wearing miniature American flags on their shirts.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Family standing on porch]

Description: Photograph of an early family group standing on a porch. There are three young girls standing on the porch steps, and one young boy sitting on a horse on the right side of the photograph. A man and woman are standing in front of the children.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Truck in front of house]

Description: Photograph of a truck parked in front of a two-story house. There is a tall wooden pole in the front yard. The owner of the house is identified as George Deahl.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Group standing outdoors]

Description: Photograph of two men and three women standing outdoors. The men are wearing nice suits and hats, and the women are wearing light-colored dresses and large-brimmed hats. They are standing on a slope in front of a large bush.
Date: 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Small dugout]

Description: Photograph of a small dugout with stone walls. It is on an incline and surrounded by trees. Handwriting on the back of the photograph states that it is located at Mill Iron Ranch.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Outdoor family portrait]

Description: Photograph of a family seated outdoors in front of a wooden building. There is an older man and woman, two young women, one young man, and three smaller children. The older woman is holding a photograph that is a portrait. The caption states that the photograph is part of the L. W. Harrison collection.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Turley house]

Description: Photograph of a small, wooden house taken by Kirby Campbell, identified as the Turley house. The walls are slanted and there are holes in the roof. The house is pictured at night, and is lit with artificial lighting. Handwriting on the back of the photograph states that the house is located West of Wellington, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Campbell, Kirby
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Family with horses]

Description: Photograph of a family sitting on the grass in front of a small house. There are two men near the porch and one woman next to them, holding a cat. One of the men is holding a dog. There are two horses on the right side of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Large group in front of house]

Description: Photograph of a large group of people standing on the porch of a small house. Children are standing in a line in front of the group. A sewing machine can be seen from an open window on the right side of the house.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Wellington Fire Department]

Description: Photograph of Wellington Offices and Fire Departments, on the corner of a small intersection. There is one small building pictured, with two garages for fire trucks. There are other small buildings across the street in the background.
Date: 1940
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Dominican Sisters]

Description: Photograph of a group of Dominican Sisters with four men in suits. They are pictured indoors, and the Sisters are wearing black and white gowns. The men are identified from left to right as L. B. Bratten, Dr. E. W. Jones, Dr. Charlie Jones, and R. F. Curry.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Dominican Sisters with doctors]

Description: Photograph of a group of Dominican Sisters with doctors. They are pictured indoors in a small room, and the doctors are seated at a table. The doctors are identified from left to right as Dr. J. W. Orr, Dental; Dr. Carter Holcomb, Medical; Dr. Dale Watkins, Medical; and Dr. Charlie Jones, Medical. A note on the back of the photograph states, "When received 2nd grant."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Collingsworth County War Memorial]

Description: Photograph of the Collingsworth County War Memorial for World War II. It is a small concrete and stone structure that is in front of a brick building. The title on the center plaque reads "Collingsworth County Honored Heroes."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Sabin oral vaccine for Polio]

Description: Photograph of three children, identified as George, Katherine, and Brad, children of Jack and Jean Kopp. They are pictured standing indoors by a table that has multiple samples of the Sabin oral vaccine for Polio on sugar cubes.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Collingsworth County Courthouse]

Description: Postcard of the Collingsworth County Courthouse. It is a three-story brick building with multiple windows on each story. There is a road in front of it and other buildings in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum