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[Clipping of Two Student Debaters]

Description: Photocopy of a clipping taken from the Thorp Spring Christian College Bulletin of Harry Rhodes "Champion debater, 1915-1916" and Andrew Graham "one of the debaters."
Date: [1915..1916]
Item Type: Clipping

[Elmdale School Remembrance Handout]

Description: Portraits of Inez Norton and Gertrude Adams on the front of a Remembrance handout for the Elmdale School, District No. 29, Elmdale, Taylor County, Texas, April 26, 1916. Mrs. Adams was the Principle and Ms. Norton was her assistant. The handout includes the names of all the students who attended the Elmdale school at this time.
Date: April 26, 1916
Item Type: Text

[Five Photographs of a Group Outside]

Description: Five photographs from the Carrie Acuff Brasher album of a group outside on cardboard backing. The photographs in the upper-left and lower-right show a large group, one on the edge of a dirt cliff and one of the group beneath a tree taken from above. Both the photograph in the lower-left and the upper-right show a man and a women walking along a dirt road. In the photograph in the corner, the couple can be seen from behind. The last photograph in the middle shows a group, also including the same man and woman, walking along a tree-lined path.
Date: [1910..1911]
Item Type: Photograph

[Four Photographs of Group on Riverbank]

Description: Four photographs of young people enjoying their day on a river. The top, left photograph shows three men and a three women sitting on a log by the river. The top, right shows three men and three women sitting in a boat by the edge of the riverbank. The lower, left photograph is of three men and three women standing in a line along the bank talking. The last photograph shows three men and three women sitting near the river.
Date: [1910..1911]
Item Type: Photograph

[Group Photograph in Front of House]

Description: Photograph of a man sitting in a chair, surrounded by four women dressed in white. The long exposure time has resulted in one women to be severally faded. A house with a fence can be seen in the background.
Date: [1918..1919]
Item Type: Photograph

[Group Portrait of Preachers]

Description: Photograph of Jesse P. Sewell in the midst of a group of other preachers. Jesse sits in the middle of the front row in a very light-colored suit and wire-rimmed glasses.
Date: [1913..1915]
Item Type: Photograph

[Inez Norton Graduation Announcement]

Description: Graduation invitation for Inez "Rambo" Norton for the 1919 Abilene Christian College commencement ceremony. The cursive text reads, "Abilene Christian College / Class of Nineteen Nineteen / Graduating Exercises / Tuesday morning, June third at ten o'clock / School Auditorium."
Date: 1919
Item Type: Text

[Inez Norton Name Card]

Description: Graduation invitation name card for Inez Norton for 1919 commencement at Abilene Christian College.
Date: 1919
Item Type: Text

John F. Worley Directory Co. Abilene City Directory, 1917

Description: Directory for Abilene, Texas includes address listings for businesses and individuals as well as advertisements from local businesses. According to the title page, the directory contains "a miscellaneous directory of state, county and city governments, educational institutions, churches, secret and benevolent societies, etc., a street guide and householders' directory, an alphabetically arranged list of business houses and private citizens, giving full names, occupation or pursuit, and address, also a complete classified business directory, 'The Buyer's Guide.'" The index to advertisements begins on page 6.
Date: 1917
Creator: John F. Worley Directory Co.
Item Type: Book

John F. Worley Directory Co. Abilene City Directory, 1919

Description: Directory for Abilene, Texas includes address listings for businesses and individuals as well as advertisements from local businesses. According to the title page, the directory contains "a miscellaneous directory of state, county and city governments, educational institutions, churches, secret and benevolent societies, etc., a street guide and householders' directory, an alphabetically arranged list of business houses and private citizens, giving full names, occupation or pursuit, and address, also a complete classified business directory, 'The Buyer's Guide.'" The index to advertisements begins on page 8.
Date: 1919
Creator: John F. Worley Directory Co.
Item Type: Book

[Lectureship Portraits]

Description: Ten portraits of the 1919 lectureship speakers at Abilene Christian University. Top row, left to right: H. E. Speck, F. L. Rowe, G. A. Klingman, G. Dallas Smith, and John Straiton. Bottom row, left to right: Batsell Baxter, Cleo Wallace, G. H. P. Showalter, F. B. Shepherd, and J. U. Yarbrough.
Date: 1919
Item Type: Photograph

Map of Merchant Park, Abilene, Texas. [#1]

Description: Map of Merchant Park Subdivision in the city of Abilene, Texas bordered by First Avenue, Milton, and Grape streets, and divided by Dale, and Park streets. The block is divided into numbered segments showing property divisions. Scale 1:1,200.
Date: July 2, 1910
Creator: Riney, W. A.
Item Type: Map