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[Photograph of Mechanical Drawing Class of 1923-1924]

Description: Photograph of students and their instructor standing and sitting at desks in a classroom. A note below the photograph indicates that the class is a Mechanical Drawing Class and identifies the people (with handwritten numbers on them) as 1. Ivan Kuykendall, 2. Carl Hicks, 3. Frank Hill Elmore, 4. Fay Cable, 5. Dave James, 6. Regan Smith, 7. Mr. C. E. Koen (Instructor), 8. Joe, 9. Myron Coleman, 10. Sidney Arnold, 11. Winifred Weisinger, 12. George, 13. Floyd Stewart, 14. Pat, 15. John, 16. Nilon, 17. Rufus Hoke, 18. Edward, and 19. George Lewis Anderson.
Date: [1923..1924]
Partner: Montgomery County Memorial Library

[Photograph of Merchants and Planters National Bank]

Description: Photograph of Merchants and Planters National Bank, now inhabited by Chase Bank. This is a multistoried stone structure with its windows arranged in sets of twos and threes in the floors above the entryway. A Texas Historical Marker is visible upon the ground floor wall.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Metz House]

Description: Photograph of Metz House in Sherman, Texas. Largely obscured by the foliage of a tree, what is visible is a two story wooden building with greenish blue siding, darker blue trim, and posts with flaking white paint. Rocking chairs sit along the front porch of the building. In the foreground, the rounded top of a metal fence is visible.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Miller's Spring]

Description: Photograph of Miller's Spring to Denison, Texas. The spring can be partially seen in the right of the picture with a decorative rock wall along the edge of the spring. Trees and houses can be seen in the background.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Odd Fellows Hall]

Description: Photograph of Odd Fellows Hall in Sherman, Texas. White plastered stone covers the front of the building, with a recessed door visible near a Texas Historical Marker. A sign hangs off of the building advertising the lodge.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[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