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[Meekins Super Market]

Description: Photograph of the inside of Meekins Super Market in Cleveland, Texas. Employees and Mr. and Mrs. Meekins are shown. From left to right the individuals are identified as Jim Grayson, Mr. Henry the Sunshine Salesman holding a box of Krispy Crackers, owners Jessie and Horace Meekins, J. D. Spiller, Douglas Mizell, Edna Wood Gilchriest, Ager Turner, and Mrs. Lavada Hutchinson. Seen behind the Meekins is a display of Nabisco Crackers, the cash register shows a sale of $3.89. Roi Tan cigars, King Edward cigars, Old Gold cigarettes, B. C. Headache powders, and Stan Back for headaches and pains are shown on the counter. On the right of the register is a box of Krispy Crackers, Hi Ho Crackers, and Kool Aid.
Date: 1949
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Newspaper Clippings and Photograph of Candy Barr]

Description: Newspaper clippings about Juanita Dale Phillips, also known as Candy Barr. The headlines are "Candy Barr to Make Legit Stage Bow Here" and "Lawyers Want to Know: Who Squealed on Candy Barr?" Included with the first article is a portrait of Candy Barr reading a script.
Date: 1957-01-23/1958-01-30
Creator: Dallas Times Herald
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Adolphus Ware and Benjamin Ware, cause no. 371, 1853

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Adolphus Ware and Benjamin Ware, accused of killing certain near cattle not his own, filed between September 12, 1853 and October 1, 1853. Documents include a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman Thomas A. Washington and an arrest warrant.
Date: 1853
Creator: Costley, John M.
Partner: Travis County District Clerk’s Office

[Photograph of an Infant Child]

Description: Photograph of an infant African American child sitting in the corner of a floral printed couch. It is wearing a light colored shirt and diaper and is laying against a crocheted blanket thrown over the couch. The wallpaper behind the couch is a floral pattern.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of an Infant Child]

Description: Photograph of an infant African American child laying on its stomach on top of a bed with a wavy textured blanket. The child is only wearing a diaper. Behind the bed is a window with thin curtains over it, and the wall has floral wallpaper.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of an Infant Child]

Description: Photograph of an infant African American child laying against a pillow placed in the corner of a crib. The child is wearing a light colored one-piece outfit and booties. Behind the crib is a piece of furniture with a potted plant on top. Behind the furniture lace curtains cover a window with dark floral curtains pushed to the side.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Photograph of an African American woman sitting on a bench in front of thin, white lace curtains. She is wearing a dark satin dress that has white cuffs. She also has three pearl necklaces around her neck.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Photograph of an elderly African American woman sitting on a wooden chair with a board across the chair's arms as a table. On the board is a potted plant and plate with a cake on it. The woman has glasses and is wearing a light-colored dress and thick socks.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Photograph of an African American woman sitting on a floral patterned couch. She is wearing a dark-colored dress with a broach and bracelets. Her hands are on the arm of the couch, and a painting is hung on the wall behind her head.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Photograph of an African American woman sitting on a bench in front of thin white lace curtains. She is wearing a dark colored, long sleeved dress and is angling her body to her right.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Photograph of an African American woman sitting on a floral patterned couch. She is wearing a light-colored dress with a darker collar. Her hands are in her lap and she is smiling.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Photograph of an African American woman sitting on a bench in front of thin white lace curtains. She is wearing a dark colored dress with a light colored cardigan. Her fingers are intertwined and placed over her right knee.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Photograph of an African American woman sitting on the arm of a floral printed couch. She is wearing a dark-colored dress and thin shawl around her shoulders. A broach is pinned on her right side, and she is wearing dark heels. A painting is hung on the wall behind her.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Photograph of an African American woman sitting on a bench in front of floral wallpaper. She is wearing a light colored dress and a necklace. She is holding her hands in her lap.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Photograph of an African American woman sitting down in front of thin, white lace curtains. She is wearing a dark colored dress with a broach pinned to the left side of her chest. She has her hands in her lap.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Photograph of an African American woman sitting on a bench with thin light-colored curtains behind her. She is wearing a dark-colored dress, her legs are crossed, and her hands are around her knee.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Portrait of a Man]

Description: Portrait of an older African American man sitting in front of a window with thin white curtains. He is wearing a dark suit and tie, and his hands are placed in his lap.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Portrait of a Man]

Description: Portrait of an African American man standing in front of a wall comprised of horizontal wooden boards. A screen door is on his left and a chair is on his right. He is wearing a dark suit and tie with a handkerchief tucked into his outer pocket.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Portrait of a Man]

Description: Portrait of an African American man sitting in front of a window with thin white curtains over it. The man is wearing a dark suit and tie with a handkerchief tucked into his outer pocket. His fingers are intertwined and placed in his lap.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Portrait of a Man]

Description: Portrait of an older African American man sitting on a bench in front of a window with blinds over it. Dark curtains are pushed to the right and a satin, pin-tucked valance is above the window. The man is wearing glasses and a dark suit with a handkerchief tucked into his outer pocket. His fingers are intertwined and placed in his lap.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran