Clay County Historical Society - Browse

ABOUT BROWSE FEED

Friendship School

Description: Students of the Friendship School, south of Bellevue. Dalton Harris, the teacher is in the back row center and Lille is in the back row on the right.
Date: 1915~
Item Type: Photograph

Byers Depot

Description: Mr. W.E. Dyer with a wagon at the Byers depot carrying 100 pounds of flour headed for Beck Murray's grocery around 1917.
Date: 1917
Item Type: Photograph

Diffey's Hotel

Description: Mr. Diffey, wearing a vest, is seated behind the desk in the lobby at Diffey's Hotel. Behind him are cigars for sale, a clock, calendar, and thermometer.
Date: May 1915
Item Type: Photograph

Vashti School

Description: Unidentified school children inside with their teacher Cora Wesner at the Vashti School around 1910.
Date: 1910~
Item Type: Photograph

Benvanue School

Description: Unidentified school children standing outside with their teacher Dalton Harris at the Benvanue School around 1912.
Date: 1912~
Item Type: Photograph

Schlosberg Store

Description: Eight unidentified men, four unidentified women and one child inside of Schlosberg's Store around 1910 in Henrietta, TX. Displays show a variety of fabrics, accessories and a hat while signs advertise shoes and Butterick Patterns further back in the store.
Date: 1910~
Item Type: Photograph

Flooded Denver Railroad

Description: Looking west across the flooded Denver River in Henrietta, TX. On June 12, 1915, Mr. and Mrs. Carl M. Worsham walked this railroad track about 9 PM without lights. The water had gone down some but it was a dangerous journey for a man, let alone a woman. They had to feel their way along the track. This was the night that Mr. W.A. Warsham passed away.
Date: 1915~
Item Type: Photograph

Henrietta Trades Day

Description: People gathered on the square in Henrietta, TX for Henrietta Trades Day in 1915. Included int he picture are: Harry White, Henry Allen, and Tom Neldin. The Clay County Courthouse is in the background.
Date: 1915
Item Type: Photograph

Cotton on a Corner

Description: Unidentified individuals in downtown Henrietta, TX. The post card reads, "Not a Corner on Cotton but Cotton on a Corner in Henrietta, Texas."
Date: 1910~
Creator: Curt Teich & Co
Item Type: Photograph

Henrietta Street Scene

Description: Unidentified individuals and their horses gathered on the East side of the Clay County Court House Square around 1910.
Date: 1910~
Item Type: Photograph

May Day Parade

Description: A band marching in a May Day Parade passing the old Methodist Church in Henrietta, TX.
Date: 1910~
Item Type: Photograph

May Day Festival

Description: The crowning of the Queen at the May Day Festival in Henrietta on the SW corner of the courthouse lawn. She is surrounded by girls and young women in white dresses. A Maypole is in the foreground. Many spectators are holding umbrellas to shade themselves.
Date: 1910~
Item Type: Photograph

New London School

Description: Students in front of the New London School in 1915. There is a check mark on Elise Borgmau Sanzenbacher.
Date: 1915~
Item Type: Photograph