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[Hog Killing on the Farm]

Description: Copy negative of a hog hung from a log frame on the Collins farm. Margaret Collins, Omer Collins, Bill Collins, Charlie Collins, and John Penell stand behind the hogs. A wooden bench and an outhouse are in the background.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society

[Farm Well]

Description: Copy negative of a well on the Wooddell Farm outside of Jacksonville. The well bucket is hanging on a wooden curbing and the gourd dipper is hanging at the side.
Date: November 18, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society

[Ironton School Girls Basketball Team]

Description: Copy negative of the Ironton School's girls basketball team of 1932, who won the district title that year. Kathleen Slider Gambrell, Katie Jo Lusk, Charline Allen Heidelberg, and Rachel Barnes sit in the front row with their legs crossed. Coach Linnie Dial Stockton, Lorene Hammons Ragsdale, Helen Aber Pickens, Wilma Meadow Parish, and Margaret Barnes Lockey kneel in the back row.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society

[Two Houses]

Description: Copy negative of two photographs of houses. The house in the top photo has a picket fence, and two men are visible on the wrap-around porch. The house in the bottom photo also has a porch, and two trees in the lawn.
Date: [1980..1990]
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society

Cherokee County History

Description: This volume discusses the history of Cherokee County including its communities, geography, and major events. The statement on the dedication page says: "This book is the story of Cherokee County from its earliest days through its founding and development and the achievements of its people to the present -- its rich heritage from its founders, its lasting contributions to the Republic of Texas, the State of Texas, the Confederate States of America, and the United States of America. This book highlights Cherokee County's place in time" (p. iv). Index starts on page 707.
Date: 2001
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Commission (Tex.)

[At Cherokee County Courthouse]

Description: Copy negative of Mr. Guinn (first row, second from the left), Mr. Hanna, D. c. Stockton, Mae Gibson (sixth from the left), Irene Price, E. B. Lewis (second from right), J. W. Chandler, Melvin Sessions (second row, third from the left), Webb Finley, Henry Guenzel (eighth from the left), Mr. Mussel, and Metz Heald standing outside the Cherokee County Courthouse.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society

[Drug Store]

Description: Copy negative of a drug store on the south side of Rusk's main square. There are people lined up outside the store and leaning out of its windows.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society

[Street Scene at Golden Anniversary Celebration]

Description: Copy negative of a street scene during Jacksonville's Golden Anniversary Celebration of 1922. The photo was taken from the second story of J. L. Douglas's Dry Goods Store. The Templeton-Brashear Department Store can be seen at the corner across from the place the photo was taken. To the left of the intersection is Couch & Slaton Tailor Shop, and at the far left is the Heidelberg Hotel. Flags have been placed on the wires connecting the electrical poles.
Date: December 5, 1987
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society

[Rusk Courthouse Square]

Description: Copy negative of Rusk's courthouse square during an early county fair. In the background, a merry-go-round can be seen. Many people line the streets, and to the left a cart drawn by a horse or mule bears children. The steeple in the center background belonged to an early Methodist Church. Tents have been set up in the square, and a bandstand has been set up in the left foreground.
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society

[Bowling Family]

Description: Copy negative of the Bowling family in Sacul standing in the middle of the road. One man is standing on a barrel to the left, and a wheelbarrow has been left in the road. Second to the left in a black bonnet is Mary Jane Hoover Bowling, and third from the left in front of her is Lula Clifton Bowling.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society

[Home of John Irwin]

Description: Copy negative of the home of John Irwin in Reklaw, Texas. The fence is in the foreground, and people stand on the porch, although none of them have been identified.
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society

[Parks School]

Description: Copy negative of a class of students at Park School. Raymond McIntire is third from the left in the bottom row, and George McIntire is behind him. Ona McIntire is in the top row, and Ossie McIntire is fifth from the left in the top row. The second and seventh girls in the top row are Pryors.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society