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[Collingsworth County Fair Exhibit]

Description: Photograph of the Collingsworth County Fair Exhibit. It is located indoors, and there are tables with various types of produce on them. The man holding a large gourd and standing in the center of the photograph is identified as Morris Higdon, the Chamber of Commerce Manager.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Collingsworth County Jail]

Description: Postcard of the Collingsworth County Jail, located at Belton and 9th Streets in Wellington, Texas. It is a two-story brick building with a covered front porch. There are a few small houses in the distant background, and no other buildings nearby.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
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

[Cornish pullet, rooster, and hen]

Description: Photograph of a Cornish pullet chicken, a rooster, and a hen. They are pictured indoors near a wall, and are standing on a stone floor.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Cotton compress]

Description: Postcard of a large building that was a cotton compress in Wellington. The exterior of the building is plain and white, and the roof is repeatedly slanted.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Cotton plant]

Description: Photograph of a cotton plant that is ready for harvesting. The plant is pictured close-up, and multiple balls of cotton are visible in the foreground and background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Courthouse of Collingsworth County]

Description: Photograph of the Collingsworth County Courthouse. It is a three-story brick building, and is pictured from across the street. There is part of a black car in the bottom-right corner of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Crossroads School]

Description: Photograph of a small schoolhouse identified as the Crossroads School. It is made out of brick and has two entrances and five large windows. There is an old car parked near the building on the right side of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Crowd in Wellington]

Description: Postcard of a large crowd in Wellington, Texas. Handwriting on the back of the postcard states that the crowd was at the Katy Depot during World War I. There are many people standing near a dirt road facing a building, and the caption at the bottom of the photograph reads "Going to get the Kaiser."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Dodsonville School students]

Description: Postcard of students from Dodsonville School. They are standing outdoors in front of a building. Each person has a number near them that an accompanying note identifies them with. The numbers identified are 1. E. T. Vaughan - Teacher, 2. Lois Morgan, 3. Alma Ellis, 4. Josie Scott, 5. Ruth Royal, 6. Fred Scott, 7. Otis Royal, 8. Bailey Bland, 9. Carol Jones, 11. Rosalee Carter, 12. Sue Rogers, 13. Leona Rodgers, 14. Jewell Ranum, 15. Lena McKinney, 16. Buster Davis, 17. Johnny Gambel, 19. William Day Driscoll, 20. Bell Hunt, 23. FLoyd Branum, 25. Coy McDuff.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Dog on veterinary table]

Description: Photograph of a dog on a veterinary table. There are three men surrounding the table; one is holding the dog by a chain, one is putting something on the dog's neck, and the other is standing behind the table watching. The veterinarian is identified as Dr. Mark Fires, DVM. There are shelves in the background with various bottles of medicine.
Date: unknown
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

[Drug Store building in Dodson]

Description: Postcard of a Drug Store building in Dodson. There are two men sitting on the front porch, looking towards the camera. Handwriting on the back of the photograph states that the store was built in 1911 by the grandfather of Jimmy Cochran.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Earl Shamblee with his 102nd birthday cake]

Description: Photograph of a man identified as Earl Shamblee with his 102nd birthday cake. He is standing in front of the cake and smiling at the camera. Two other people are standing behind him.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Early crop harvesting]

Description: Photograph of a group of people thrashing grain in a field for harvesting. There are four women in long, white dresses, a young boy seated on a horse, and a man seated on a plow.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Early day bicycle outing]

Description: Photograph of a large group of people from an early day bicycle outing. The group is standing together on a railroad track, and all of their bicycles are lined up in front of them. There is one small child near the bottom-right side of the photograph. The caption reads, "Blair, Gatesville, Texas."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Early homestead]

Description: Photograph of an early homestead family group. There are multiple people standing in a field full of cattle, mules, and dogs. A man is standing near a wagon on the left side of the photograph that has large logs on top of it. There is a windmill, a white carriage, and a small building in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Early homestead family]

Description: Photograph of an early homestead family group. Nine people are standing in front of a small house and two people are sitting in a carriage drawn by two horses. There is a windmill and a small shed in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Early Wellington School]

Description: Postcard of an early school in Wellington, Texas, next to a railroad track. It is a two-story white building in a large field. The railroad track is in the right corner of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[East Ward School]

Description: Postcard of a high school identified as the East Ward School in Wellington, Texas. The building is three stories tall and made of brick. There are four large white columns at the front entrance, and many people are exiting and walking towards the left side of the photograph. There is also a group of people at a side entrance on the right side of the school building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[East Ward School Bell]

Description: Photograph of a man identified as Clyde Drake. He is standing outdoors ringing the East Ward School Bell. There are buildings in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Edith Pruden at the Pruden Drug Store]

Description: Photograph of a woman identified as Edith Pruden standing inside the doorway of the Pruden Drug Store at night. She is wearing a long, dark-colored skirt and a blazer, and looking towards the camera. Various products can be seen on shelves and in displays inside the store.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Ellison Park Gazebo]

Description: Photograph of a gazebo in Ellison Park. It has a wooden roof and is made partially out of brick. There are trees surrounding it and picnic tables inside. There is a group of people standing in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum