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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

Map of Merchant Park, Abilene, Texas. [#2]

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

[Photograph of 1912 Basketball Team]

Description: Photograph of the 1912 Abilene Christian College men's basketball team, with six young men on the bottom two rows wearing sweaters. In the hands of the player in the middle of the bottom row is a basketball that has been painted with the date 1912. The man alone on the top row is swearing a dark-colored suit and necktie. From left to right: (top) Carl Gardner (middle) Milton Cranfill, George Smith, Roy Coons (bottom) [?], Briscoe Honea, Olen Whiteside.
Date: 1912
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of 1917 Graduates]

Description: Group photograph of the 1917 graduates of the special course for permanent certificate teaching. Written on white folder of photograph, "(From Left) Bottom row: Gene Kelley, Alex Fisher. Top row: Bertha Glass, Girlie Murphey, Ola Hutchison, ? This was Graduating class from special course for permanent certificate teaching 1917."
Date: 1917
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of 1919 Orchestra]

Description: Photograph of the 1919 Abilene Christian College orchestra that includes students Paul Witt, Jesse Mac Sewell, and Wendell Bedichek. The students are shown in two rows with their instruments.
Date: 1919
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of 1919 Orchestra]

Description: Group photograph of the Abilene Christian College orchestra from the 1919 yearbook. The students hold both wind and string instruments. A young boy sits in front of the larger group in a row of his own.
Date: 1919
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of a Man and a Woman]

Description: Photograph of a man and woman standing in a field of trees, cut into an oval shape. The man is wearing a light-colored suit and a bow tie, and the woman is in a white dress, holding a dark hat by her side.
Date: [1918..1919]
Item Type: Photograph