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[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

[Curtner Drug Store]

Description: Photograph of the inside of the Curtner Drug Store. Two people are looking at products in a glass display in the center of the store. Three other men are standing behind the counters in the background. Handwriting on the back of the photograph states that the man on the left with the dark cup is Ruel Curtner, and the man on the right with the dark hat is "Papa" Curtner.
Date: 1910/1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Dodson School]

Description: Photograph of a group of students from the Dodson School. They are pictured outside near the wall of a building, and are lined up in four rows. An accompanying note identifies the students; in the back row is O. D. Thorn, Carrol Jones, Buddy Wynn, Merlin Carter, Ralph Brannum, Clarence Talley, Fred Scott, Teacher Vaughn, Leona Rodgers (white bonnet), Cap Berry (behind Leona), Floy Wynn (left side of Cap), Alf Wynn, Belle Hunt, and Otis Royal. In the second row is Jewel Nipper, Blanch Futch, Ruth Royal, Sue Rodgers, Vrigie Trout, Margie Trout, Susie Trout, and Ruth Gardner. in the third row Alonzo McDowell, Ralph Cherry, and Ruby Roedocker. In the fourth row is Goldwyn Millner, Bryan Ellis, Carl Weaver, Jack Deahl, Arlin Baker, Elliot Wynn, Forrest Jones, and Jack Broyles.
Date: 1912
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Dodson School photograph]

Description: Photograph of a group of students from the Dodson School. They are seated in three rows outdoors, in front of a brick wall.
Date: 1923/1924
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Dodsonville School]

Description: Photograph of a group of students from the Dodsonville School. They are pictured outdoors near the wall of a building, and are lined up in seven rows. The younger children are seated in the first two rows.
Date: 1915/1916
Item Type: Photograph
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

[Dowl Chambliss standing by car]

Description: Photograph of a man with white hair and a mustache wearing a dark suit. Notes on the back of the photograph identify him as Dowl Chambliss. A dark automobile is parked behind him.
Date: 1928
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

[Elmore Dodson on white horse]

Description: Photograph of a man sitting on a white horse. He is identified as Elmore Dodson and is wearing a hat, bandana, pants and long sleeves, and spurred boots, and there is a rifle on the saddle. A quote from him is on the back of the photograph and reads, "In the days that tried men's nerves, my favorite cutting horse, Mack."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Emma Henard riding a mule]

Description: Photograph of a woman sitting on a mule and smiling towards the camera. Handwriting on the back of the photograph identifies her as Emma Henard, while teaching at Indian Creek School. She is wearing a long dark skirt, light blouse, and hat. There are empty plains in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum