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[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

[Exhibit of Dodsonville agricultural products]

Description: Photograph of a display of agricultural products from Dodsonville. The exhibit is indoors and is full of many different varieties of plants and vegetables, including watermelons, potatoes, and corn.
Date: August 29, 1911
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Family group in front of house]

Description: Photograph of a large family group standing outside, identified as the L. W. Harrison family. There are six men, one of which is standing second from the right and holding a violin. There are also five women, and three small children. The group is posing in front of a small house.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Family group next to car]

Description: Photograph of a family group standing next to a car. Notes on the back of the photograph state that the image was taken on the corner of 14th and El Paso Streets. The people are identified as Lou Goodnight, Hayden Goodnight, Mrs. Mayme Goodnight, and Pearl Goodnight.
Date: 1922
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Family group posing indoors]

Description: Photograph of a family group posing indoors. An elderly woman is seated in a chair with one girl and two boys behind her. The individuals are identified by handwriting on the back of the photograph as Lenore Sherwood, Mrs. Ermie Sherwood, Hugh Sherwood, and Mrs. Mary E. Hannah.
Date: 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Family in front of house]

Description: Photograph of a family standing in front of a small house. There are five children, two women, and three men. There is a dog in the center of the photograph and a horse on the right side of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Family on homestead]

Description: Photograph of a homestead family. There are two girls in light-colored dresses standing next to a seated elderly woman, and two young women and two young men standing behind them. They are posing in front of a small house, and a barn and windmill are in the background. There are four horses in a pen near the barn.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Family portrait]

Description: Postcard of a family portrait. There is a man who is seated and holding a small girl, with two other girls standing next to him. One of the girls is identified as Etha Pruden.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Family standing on porch]

Description: Photograph of an early family group standing on a porch. There are three young girls standing on the porch steps, and one young boy sitting on a horse on the right side of the photograph. A man and woman are standing in front of the children.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Family standing outdoors]

Description: Photograph of a family standing outdoors in front of the south side of the Harrison House. A man on the left side of the photograph is holding a horse by the reins and there is a small dog by the horse. There are two other men, three women, and one young girl looking towards the camera. A note on the back of the photograph states that it is from the L. W. Harrison collection.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Family with horses]

Description: Photograph of a family sitting on the grass in front of a small house. There are two men near the porch and one woman next to them, holding a cat. One of the men is holding a dog. There are two horses on the right side of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum