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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

[Bowling Family]

Description: Copy negative of the Bowling family in Gallatin. William Sanders Bowling and his mother, Mary Jane Hoover Bowling, are seated. Lula Clifton Bowling, the wife of William Sanders Bowling, is standing behind her husband and mother-in-law.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society

[Bowling Family]

Description: Copy negative of the Bowling family in Gallatin. William Sanders Bowling and his mother, Mary Jane Hoover Bowling, are seated. Lula Clifton Bowling, the wife of William Sanders Bowling, is standing behind her husband and mother-in-law.
Date: November 19, 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

[Casket of WWI Soldier]

Description: Copy negative of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. "Bill" Tipton at their home, with the flag-covered casket of their son, Roger, who was killed in World War I. Flowers have been placed on the floor next to the casket, and a piano and stool stand against the left wall.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society

[Collins Family]

Description: Copy negative of the Collins family standing on the side of the road in Bulah. They are, from left to right: Hez Collins, Bud Collins, Sis Connell, Liz Jones, Henry Jones, and Charlie Collins.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society

[Cotton Gin]

Description: Copy negative of a cabin housing a cotton gin. Several men stand in the door, including Charles Wesley Meazle and H. Hancock. There is a dog in the foreground.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society

[Cove Springs Public School Students]

Description: Copy negative of the Cove Springs School class of 1926. First row, kneeling: an unidentified student, Delvin Foster, Clarence Douglas, Oscar Holcomb, Bertrum Hood, Jessie Durrett, Leo Creel, Grady Durrett, Norvell Creel, Royal Teal, W. T. Foster, Knowles Jones, Oscar Payne, Robert "Tud" Mullins, Billy Jackson, Bruce McLendon, Guy Teasdale, and Robert Lee Isaacks. Second row: Aline Douglas, Emma Frances Mullins, Nellie Moseley, Wynona Broadway, Lucille Creel, Billie Fisher, Helen McLendon, Ila Mae Mullins, Inez Greer, Merle Reagan, Joyce Bridges, Burnese Jones, Ruby Holcomb, Carrie McAnally, Ivory Dunn, Margaret Lindner, Elsie Hood, Thelma Moseley, Aline McNew, Lillie McLendon, Marguerite Jones, Jimmie McNew, Louise Payne, Virdie Douglas, and Delores Jones. Third row: teacher Lizzie Thompson, Cleo Holcomb, Elva Greer, Dewey Hood, Alvarine Durrett, Fred Collie, Elizabeth Lindner, Floyd Isaacks, Claudine Teasdale, teacher Lula Bridges, Henry Lindner, Catherine Payne, J. D. Isaacks, Louise Collie, J. C. Bridges, Glen Teal, Hazel Hood, Jim Isaacks, Principal Horace Clifton, and Ora Holcomb.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society

[Cove Springs School]

Description: Copy negative of the Cove Springs School class of 1927. First row, seated: Jessie Durrett, Bertrum Hood, - Creel, Frank Priestly, Oscar Holcomb, Clarence Douglas, Robert "Tud" Mullins, Bruce McLendon, Leo Creel, Grady Durrett, Curtis Hines, Hoyt McDaniel, Gladstone Thompson, John Edward Bone "Bub" Dunn, and James Priestly. Second row, kneeling: Knowles Jones, Oscar Payne, Norvel Creel, Guy Teasdale, Davis Dabbs, William Payne, Odell Hood, Dewey Hood, Henry Lindner, Zoie Dabbs, Cleo Holcomb, Elbert Durrett, Clarence Williams, an unidentified student, and Royal Teal. Third row: Juanita Jones, Emma Frances Mullins, Frankie Mae Casper, Lucille Creel, Helen McLendon, Jimmie McNew, Louise Payne, Delores Jones, Merle Reagan, Mildred Moseley, Virdie Douglas, Bertha Dabbs, Inez Greer, Billie Fisher, Aline Douglas, Mildred Holcomb, Nellie Moseley, and Wynona Broadway. Fourth row: Burnese Jones, Ruby Holcomb, Ivory Dunn, Marguerite Jones, Thelma Moseley, Hazel Hood, Flossie Williams, Catherine Payne, Claudine Teasdale, Elsie Hood, Ora Holcomb, Juanita Moseley, Margaret Lindner, Lillie McLendon, Principal Mary Etta Andrews, primary teacher Lizzie Thompson, and intermediate teacher Nellie Jo Buckmeyer.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society

[Dipping Vat]

Description: Copy negative of a dripping vat, built for the purpose of dipping cattle during the "Texas Fever" era of the 1920's and 1930's. This vat was on the Tennison property.
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