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[Cowboys Eating]

Description: Photograph of cowboys of the Escarbada Outfit, a division of the XIT Ranch, eating a meal on the ground next to a chuck wagon. The man second from the left is William Loving Ross, who worked there in 1901.
Date: 1901
Item Type: Photograph

[Deaf Smith County Jail]

Description: Photograph of Sheriff Ed Connell, left, with his twin sons Ira and Ef, and Wirt Phillips to the left. They stand in front of the Deaf Smith County jail. The other three men are unidentified.
Date: 1909~
Creator: Bradly, Bill
Item Type: Photograph

[First Graduating Class of Hereford High School]

Description: Photograph of the first graduating class of Hereford High School on May 18, 1906. Teacher D. W. Hawkins is in the center. The students are Earl Kibble, Myrtle Witherspoon, Naomi Hughes, Sam Brittin, Nellie Robinson, Pattie Estes, Leta Bowie, Bessie Long, and Audrey Argo.
Date: May 18, 1906
Item Type: Photograph

[First Graduating Class of Hereford High School]

Description: Photograph of the first graduating class of Hereford High School on May 18, 1906. Teacher D. W. Hawkins is seated in the center. The students are Earl Kibble, Myrtle Witherspoon, Naomi Hughes, Sam Brittin, Nellie Robinson, Pattie Estes, Leta Bowie, Bessie Long, and Audrey Argo.
Date: May 18, 1906
Item Type: Photograph

[Hereford Baseball Team]

Description: Photograph of the Hereford baseball team in 1906 with William Marshall, Tom Carter, Grayson Bell, Will Walters, and Alan Bell in the front row and Louis Hubbars, ? Parker, ? Strudy, Joe Carter, Dow Mercer, and Jim Carter in the back row.
Date: 1906
Item Type: Photograph

[Hereford Baseball Team]

Description: Photograph of the Hereford baseball team in 1906 with William Marshall, Tom Carter, Grayson Bell, Will Walters, and Alan Bell in the front row, and Louis Hubbars, ? Parker, ? Strudy, Joe Carter, Dow Mercer, and Jim Carter in the back row. A man with a horse and buggy is visible in the background.
Date: 1906
Item Type: Photograph

[Hereford Bull and Owner]

Description: Photograph of Rat Jowell showing his registered Hereford Bull, either Climax 5th or Anxiety 4th. Jowell wears a suit and hat. The text underneath the photo reads: "One of first Anxiety 4th. Registered Herefords brought to county in 1898 by Rat Jowell and L. R. Bradley, shown here by Jowell. The town got its name from this herd."
Date: 1900~
Item Type: Photograph

[Hereford College]

Description: Photograph of Hereford College between 1902 and 1915. A windmill is visible in the background.
Date: [1902..1915]
Item Type: Photograph

[Hereford House]

Description: Photograph of a group of people standing on the front porch of the Hereford House, while several women stand around a sign in front of the building.
Date: December 1902
Item Type: Photograph

[Hereford Residents]

Description: Photograph of early settlers of Hereford, Texas. The adults stand by the wagon on the right, and the children sit on the grass. There is a white horse by the two wagons on the left, and another dark horse on the far right.
Date: 1900
Item Type: Photograph

[Jewelry Store]

Description: Photograph of W. W. Meeks inside his jewelry store, where the telephone office now stands. Clocks are lined up on a shelf behind him, and watches and jewelry are on display in the case he leans on.
Date: 1902
Item Type: Photograph

[Jewelry Store]

Description: Photograph of W. W. Meeks inside his jewelry store, where the telephone office now stands. Clocks stand on a shelf behind him, and watches and jewelry are on display in the case he leans on.
Date: 1902
Item Type: Photograph

[Main Street, Hereford]

Description: Photograph of Main Street in Hereford in the early 1900s. Many of these buildings were moved from La Plata when the citizens discovered where the railroad would be built.
Date: 1907
Item Type: Photograph

[Main Street, Hereford]

Description: Photograph of Main Street in Hereford, Texas in 1908. A group of prospectors and realtors stand outside Hubbard & Barnett Dry Goods, getting ready to go look at the XIT land that was being sold.
Date: October 9, 1908
Item Type: Photograph

[Main Street, Hereford]

Description: Photograph of citizens on Main Street in Hereford, Texas, on October 9, 1908. They stand in front of Hubbard & Barnett Dry Goods.
Date: October 9, 1908
Creator: Bradly, Bill
Item Type: Photograph