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[Interior of Fostoria Commissary]

Description: Photograph of the interior of Fostoria Commissary in Fostoria, Texas. The front counter features different styles of men's hats. There is a weight machine in the foreground that gives character readings.
Date: 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Photo of Alfred E. Smith, Bernard Baruch and Sam Rayburn

Description: Photograph of Alfred E. Smith, Bernard Baruch and Sam Rayburn. The group of men all wear dark, three piece suits, white button-down shirts and dark ties. They sit near a table, which is in the foreground. The table has several pieces of paper on it and several glass ashtrays. The back of the photo reads, "ALFRED E. SMITH - BERNARD BARUCH - SAM RARYBURN - IN CONFERENCE ON RAILROAD LEGISLATION."
Date: 1950/1969
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Sam Rayburn House Museum

Photo of Sam Rayburn

Description: Photograph of Sam Rayburn. A formal black and white portrait of Rayburn. Rayburn wears a dark, three piece suit with a white, button-down shirt and a dark colored tie. He sits at a desk which contains papers, pen stand and pens and an ashtray. Rayburn has his left elbow propped up on the desk, the other arm is at his side.
Date: 1950/1969
Creator: Modell
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Sam Rayburn House Museum

Photograph of Sam Rayburn

Description: Photograph of Sam Rayburn. The photo is a head and shoulders view of Mr. Rayburn. He wears a dark suit jacket, dark tie, white button-down shirt, and a tan colored cowboy/fedora style hat. This image was taken of Mr. Sam later in his life, most likely between 1950 and 1961.
Date: 1950/1961
Creator: Wichita Falls Times and Record News, Photographer Jim Cochran
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Sam Rayburn House Museum

[Photograph of Larry Wydermyer with a Bicycle]

Description: Photograph of Larry Wydermyer standing outside behind a bicycle on Tabor Street in Waco, Texas. He is six or seven years old, wearing a pair of light shorts and has his right hand on the seat of the bike, and his left on the handlebars. A few trees and a house are in the background, and an older woman can be seen sitting on the porch.
Date: 1952/1953
Creator: Williams, Junious M.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Sixth grade class photograph]

Description: Photograph of a sixth grade class from the Samnorwood School. There are three rows of students and one teacher standing in the third row. They are posing outdoors in front of a brick wall.
Date: 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Cars in Santa Parade]

Description: Photograph of cars driving in the Cleveland Santa Parade. The car in the foreground has a logo on the side that advertises the Flower House and reads, "We telegraph Flowers". Stores in the background include Texas Jewelry, T. C. Hill Insurance, and Lack's. On the left is the Farmers State Bank and United Gas.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Marching Band and Twirlers in Santa Parade]

Description: Photograph of a marching band and a group of twirlers in the Santa Parade in Cleveland, Texas. Six women are in the foreground twirling batons with the marching band behind them. A small group of spectators watches from the side of the road.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Mill Iron Ranch]

Description: Photograph of a group of six men on horses at the Mill Iron Ranch. The men are all wearing cowboy hats, and are identified as Polly O'Neil, Ruffin Cox, Bob Henton, Virgil Thompson, Clem Timmons, and Norman Potter.
Date: 1953/1954
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Santa Float in Parade]

Description: Photograph of a Santa float during the Cleveland Santa Parade. There is a man dressed as Santa Claus waving towards the crowd and two young children on the float. Sweet's Barber Shop and the Smart Shoppe can be seen behind the crowd watching the parade.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Santa Parade in Downtown Cleveland, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a car during the Santa Parade in downtown Cleveland, Texas. The car shows the logo "Cleveland Kiwanis" and is on the corner of East Houston and Travis Street. The Farmer's State Bank and Texan Theater, playing Call Me Madam, can be seen in the background. There is a crowd of people congregated by the side of the road near the Super Value Grocery.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Photograph of Dominga Luna Throwing a Softball]

Description: Photograph of Dominga Luna throwing a softball at City Park during a Track and Field meet. She is being watched by a large group of young women. The back of the image labels the image as "Dominga Luna, 10 from city park midget girls soft ball throw. Track and Field Meet, 1954".
Date: 1954
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Southwestern Bell Telephone Company Office]

Description: Photograph of a group of ladies at the Southwestern Bell Telephone Company office in Cleveland, Texas. The occasion was an Open House for Mother's Day. Operators are seated at the switchboard and a group of other ladies watches from behind.
Date: 1954
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Cleveland High School Baseball Team]

Description: the Cleveland High School baseball team. They are seated outdoors near the dugout. Their jerseys read "Cleveland Indians."
Date: 1955
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Pee Dinker Football Team]

Description: Photograph of the Pee Dinker Football Team from Cleveland, Texas. The team is seated outdoors in front of the bleachers on a football field.
Date: 1955
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Photograph of Samuell at Mesquite Park]

Description: Photograph of one man named Samuell and an unidentified man at Mesquite Park. The back of the photo states that the two men were doing a "143 Acre sprigging job." Both men are on the sprigging machine in an open field. A stamp on the back names the image as an official photo from the city of Dallas.
Date: April 4, 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Newspaper Clipping and Photograph of Candy Barr]

Description: Newspaper clipping and photograph of Juanita Dale Phillips, also known as Candy Barr. The clipping mentions her shooting, and the photograph has Candy in the center of the photograph with Abe Weinstein on the left and Detective F. R. Gaddy on the right.
Date: January 28, 1956
Creator: Dallas News
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Newspaper Clippings about Candy Barr]

Description: Newspaper clippings about Juanita Dale Phillips, also known as Candy Barr. The headlines are "Girls' Exposure Causes Closure", "Candy Barr Freed on Bond Under Marijuana Charges", "Judge Resets Trial Hearing For Stripper", "Candy's Act Set In Justice Court", and "Man Free on Bond In Abortion Case."
Date: 1956-02-09/1958-03-04
Creator: Dallas Times Herald
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Newspaper Clippings with a Photograph of Candy Barr]

Description: Newspaper clippings about Juanita Dale Phillips, also known as Candy Barr. A photograph is included of Candy being escorted by Bailiff W. W. Mabre. The headlines are "Candy Barr Out on Bail: Plea Denied", "Candy", and "Charge Dropped on Candy Barr."
Date: 1956-02-10/1958-03-04
Creator: Dallas News
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Newspaper Clippings with Photograph of Candy Barr]

Description: Newspaper clippings about Juanita Dale Phillips, also known as Candy Barr. The headlines are "Grand Jury Will Study Candy's Shooting Case", "Jury Indicts Candy Barr", "Stripper Charged With Drug Count", and "Delay in Candy Barr Trial Denied by Judge." Included with the last article is a portrait of Candy Barr.
Date: 1956-02-10/1958-02-11
Creator: Dallas Times Herald
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives