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[Family standing on porch]

Description: Photograph of an early family group standing on a porch. There are three young girls standing on the porch steps, and one young boy sitting on a horse on the right side of the photograph. A man and woman are standing in front of the children.
Date: unknown

[Family standing outdoors]

Description: Photograph of a family standing outdoors in front of the south side of the Harrison House. A man on the left side of the photograph is holding a horse by the reins and there is a small dog by the horse. There are two other men, three women, and one young girl looking towards the camera. A note on the back of the photograph states that it is from the L. W. Harrison collection.
Date: unknown

[Family with horses]

Description: Photograph of a family sitting on the grass in front of a small house. There are two men near the porch and one woman next to them, holding a cat. One of the men is holding a dog. There are two horses on the right side of the photograph.
Date: unknown

[Fifth grade class photograph]

Description: Photograph of a fifth grade class from East Ward Elementary. There are three rows of children standing up, and one row of boys sitting in front. The teacher standing on the right side of the photograph is identified as Faye Farrah. The second person in the first row is identified as Tippton Miller, in the second row the eighth person is Anna Lee Graham, the ninth person is Leona Neese, and the tenth person is Kathleen Leggitt. In the third row the fourth person is Genevieve Strickland and the fifth person is Virginia Lee Fortenberry. In the fourth row the fourth person is Teed Hill and the fifth person is Harmon Elliott.
Date: 1928/1929

[Filling Station]

Description: Photograph of the Ball filling station in Wellington, on the corner of Amarillo and 8th Streets. The station is a small brick building, and there is a group of people standing by the front door. There is a black car in the bottom-left area of the photograph.
Date: unknown

[First National Bank in Wellington]

Description: Photograph of the First National Bank on the corner of 9th and East Avenue, in Wellington, Texas. An accompanying note states that the building was a Post Office when the photograph was taken, and that Claude Savage started to work at the location in 1923. Rural carriers were Hugh Longino and L. A. Moore. A. C. Nicholson, a lawyer, had offices upstairs. There was a gambling establishment in the back owned by Coon Cox, and in 1940 Dr. Boucher had an office in the back as well. There are four people posing in front of the building, and one man is standing on the roof near the left side of the photograph.
Date: unknown

[First Priest in Wellington]

Description: Photograph of the first Priest in Wellington, Texas, identified as Father Reed. He is pictured wearing a long coat and glasses, in front of a plain, dark background. Handwriting on the back of the photograph states that the first Mass was held in the Boverie home.
Date: unknown

[Fleet and Etha Pruden standing in front of truck]

Description: Photograph of a couple identified as Fleet and Etha Pruden. They are standing in front of a dark-colored truck that reads "Pioneers of the Frontier" across the side. The woman is wearing a long skirt, a jacket over a button-up shirt, and a hat. The man is wearing a pinstripe suit and tie and a hat. Part of a windmill and the roof of a building are visible behind the truck. Handwriting on the back of the photograph reveals its date and the couple's names.
Date: October 14, 1928

[Fleet Pruden Drug Store]

Description: Photograph of the interior of the Fleet Pruden Drug Store. There are five people in the store and one man behind the counter, and they are all looking towards the camera. The man standing behind the counter is identified as Fleet Pruden.
Date: unknown

[Floats in parade]

Description: Photograph of floats in a parade on a dirt road. There are crowds on either side of the road, and some children walking in the parade. The float in the left-center area of the photograph is covered in produce and has a sign that reads, "And some to spare."
Date: unknown

[Flour mill]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of a flour mill. It is identified as the Home Queen and Pride of Wellington flour, opened in 1916. Handwriting on the back of the photograph describes the history of the mill.
Date: 1916

[Fourth of July group]

Description: Photograph of a Fourth of July group. There are five young women and three young men; all are wearing white button-up shirts, except for one young man wearing a dark jacket, tie, and holding a fan and a cigar in his mouth. Some are wearing miniature American flags on their shirts.
Date: unknown

[Fresno Basketball Team

Description: Photograph of the girls Fresno Basketball team. They are pictured outdoors near the wall of a building. Handwriting on the back of the photograph identifies the two girls in the front row and three of the girls in the back row.
Date: 1927

[Fresno School]

Description: Photograph of a class from the Fresno School. The students are standing outdoors in three rows. Two children can be seen looking out of the windows behind the group. Handwriting on the back of the photograph identifies some of the students.
Date: 1921/1922