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[Beach home]

Description: Photograph of the Beach home, owned by Ben Beach. There are multiple men wearing suits and tending to horses, some of which are attached to carriages. There is a boy sitting in a tree on the left side of the photograph. The caption states that the house was later known as Pedigo Place.
Date: 1898
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Bowen-Grassbur School]

Description: Photograph of a class from Bowen-Grassbur School. They are seated outside in front of a white building, and lined up in four rows. An accompanying note identifies the names of the students.
Date: 1920/1921
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Boy in cart pulled by goat]

Description: Photograph of a young boy in a parade. He is riding past a parking lot of cars in a small cart pulled by a goat.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Buggy and two horses in parade]

Description: Photograph of a buggy and two horses during a 4th of July Parade. The individuals in the buggy are identified as Mr. and Mrs. Joiner, owners of the Livery Stable. Two girls on the left side of the photograph are seated on the other horses and dressed as Native Americans. The horses have banners across their backs that cover the tops of their heads. The Presbyterian Tabernacle can be seen in the background above the neck of the horse that is second from the left.
Date: July 4, 1909
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Car in parade]

Description: Photograph of a car driving down the street in a parade. The car has the slogan, "Howdy Folks, Welcome" written on the side of it. There are people in the background and lined up on the side of the street watching.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Carriages at a warehouse]

Description: Photograph of a large number of horse-drawn carriages at a warehouse in a large field, called "The Old Ware House." The small building on the right side of the photograph is identified as a "cotton house." Handwriting on the back of the photograph states that the buildings were similar to community buildings, and that a large picnic was taking place that day.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Cars at Collingsworth Motor Company]

Description: Photograph of two cars inside the Collingsworth Motor Company Ford Dealership, operated by Kelly Pigg. The car on the left side of the photograph is a convertible, and there is a large bouquet of flowers in front of the car on the right.
Date: 1948
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Cattle grazing a field]

Description: Photograph of a group of cattle grazing the fields. There are four cows grazing in the foreground, and one cow standing further behind them. They are in a large field with two bales of hay in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Cecil Coe Farm]

Description: Photograph of a herd of pigs from the Cecil Coe pig farm, two miles South of Wellington. There is a man standing on the right side of the photograph, wearing a long black coat and a hat. The pigs are grazing the field in a line to the left of the man.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Children in front of car on bridge]

Description: Photograph of two small children standing at the front of a car on a wooden bridge. They are leaning together and looking towards the camera. There is another person sitting in the car behind the wheel. Notes on the back of the photograph describe the location of the scene and state that Rube Sherwood is the mother of the children pictured.
Date: 1917
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[City Bakery]

Description: Photograph of a city bakery. It is a small wooden building with a porch, and there are multiple people standing in front of it facing the camera. There is a young boy sitting on the back of a donkey in front of the store.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[City Drug Store]

Description: Photograph of the City Drug Store and the South side of the square in Wellington, Texas. There are three men and one small boy standing in front of the drug store. The building on the left side of the photograph is a lunchroom.
Date: 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[City Shoe Shop]

Description: Photograph of the City Shoe Shop in Wellington, Texas. The caption in the bottom-left corner states that the shop was on the Frank Hajek Property. There are two men wearing bow ties that are standing behind the counter and looking towards the camera, and another man wearing overalls standing in the shop. There are various types of machines and work stations behind the counter.
Date: September 25, 1929
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Closed Pool Hall]

Description: Postcard of a large group of people standing outside of a closed pool hall. There is a wagon drawn by two horses in front of the group. Handwriting on the back of the postcard describes the scene.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Cochran Drug Store]

Description: Photograph of the interior of the Cochran Drug Store. It is a long room with tall shelves lining the walls and counters on each side. There are five men standing by the display counters looking towards the camera.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Collingsworth County Clerk's Office]

Description: Photograph of two women seated at a large desk, inside the Collingsworth County Clerk's Office. The women are identified as Marguerite Bartlett, County Clerk, and Opal Estes, Deputy Clerk.
Date: September 25, 1929
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

[Collingsworth County Courthouse covered in snow]

Description: Photograph of the Collingsworth County Courthouse covered in a blanket of snow. There are Christmas lights placed on the building, and a large star on the roof. There is one car near the right side of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Collingsworth County Courthouse during Christmas]

Description: Photograph of the Collingsworth County Courthouse during the Christmas season. The courthouse is pictured at night and there is a large Christmas tree in front of it. There are lights strung across the street between multiple buildings.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[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

[Collingsworth Motor Company]

Description: Photograph of the Ford Dealership at the Collingsworth Motor Company. There are five cars parked inside of a large garage. Two men in suits and hats are standing near a door at the end of the garage. The operator of the dealership is identified as Kelly Pigg.
Date: 1947/1948
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