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[Photograph of Old Bass Home]

Description: Photograph of Old Bass Home in Denison, Texas. The two-story building is white with a balcony above the front door. The windows are tall and narrow and there are short shrubs along the front of the house.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Old Cedar Community]

Description: Photograph of a church in the Old Cedar Community in Sherman, Texas. The church is a small red brick building, and there is a cross with a bell in front of it. It is situated in a field with a single tree and a fence.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Old Sherman Opera House]

Description: Photograph of the Old Sherman Opera House in Sherman, Texas. Columns of brick support the upper floors of the structure, with glass windows and doorways visible in between. Furniture, rugs, and a hardwood floor are visible through the windows.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Old Sherman Public Library]

Description: Photograph of Old Sherman Public Library in Sherman, Texas. The brick building has a stairway bifurcated by a dark metal handrail that leads up to the double doors. Stone columns on either side of the doorway rise up to a stone pediment above. Windows on the main floor are framed in white. A lower floor is visible behind a hedgerow. This lower portion of the building is not brick, but white stone. The building currently houses the Sherman Museum.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Perrin Air Force Base]

Description: Photograph of a red and white water tower standing over the site of Perrin Air Force Base. Houses are visible in the background behind the water tower. A Texas Historical Marker sits on the lawn in front of the tower.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Phillip House, Boerne, Texas]

Description: Photograph of the Phillip House in Boerne, Texas, a two-story building with a porch and balcony on the left side, which are connected to another building of stone architecture. The stone building has a facade and narrow, arched windows on the front. A broken up, gravelly road runs parallel to the front of the house, which has shutters on the windows. A small, picket fence borders the lawn on right side of the house, next to a small, leafless tree. The back of the photograph has handwritten notes about the house, as well as the donor of the photo.
Date: unknown
Location Info:
Partner: Patrick Heath Public Library

[Photograph of Pilot Grove Baptist Church]

Description: Photograph of the front of Pilot Grove Baptist Church in Pilot Grove, Texas. One of the windows has a cross in the stained glass and there is a small tower with a cross at the top of it. There are two entrances to the church on either side with a few steps leading up to them.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Pioneer Cotton Seed Oil Mill]

Description: Photograph of Pioneer Cotton Seed Oil Mill in Sherman, Texas. Now owned by Presco, the wide brick building has two floors and windows set into arches. A stone pediment sits atop the building and frames the name and logo of Presco.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Pottsboro]

Description: Photograph of a part of Pottsboro, Texas with a street winding through it. In the background of the photograph, there is a traffic light and several houses. There is a sign that reads: Drug free, gun free, school zone.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Red River Bridges]

Description: Photograph of bridges between Oklahoma and Texas spanning the Red River. The bridge on the left is more modern, while the one on the right is of an older design, complete with rusted arched trusses.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Roberts House]

Description: Photograph of Roberts House in Sherman, Texas. Three brick chimneys rise out of the three story Victorian building. Green wood and white trim color the gables, arches, and balconies.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Run-Down Stone and Wood Shack in Tusculum]

Description: Photograph of the end of a small shack, made with stone walls and a wood roof, that has a closed wooden door in the center. A dead tree is visible beyond the building, on the left. A small bush has grown up to the left of the door, and on the right, there are sticks protruding from the ground. Above the door are three V-shaped pieces on metal attached to the wall, so that they lay flat against it. On the back of the photo, there are handwritten notes (many of them scratched out) about the photo, including one identifying the location as Old Tusculum (now Boerne, Texas).
Date: unknown
Partner: Patrick Heath Public Library

[Photograph of Sadler Cemetery]

Description: Photograph of front of the Sadler Cemetery in Sadler, Texas. The sign for the cemetery is behind the fence and graves with various different headstones can be seen. Some of the graves have flowers placed in front of them.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West