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[Photograph of Chicken Dance]

Description: Photograph of children participating in the “Chicken Dance” at the 2011 Western Heritage Day celebration at Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, Texas. The group of dancers are circled around a young woman in a striped tank top who is leading the dance. Richardson Library can be seen in the background.
Date: 2011
Creator: Maynard, Shannon Collins

[Photograph of Sleeping Student]

Description: Photograph of a Hardin-Simmons University student sleeping in class. The young man sits in a school desk with his right hand propped beneath his chin, supporting his head, and his eyes closed. A note in pencil above the photograph reads, “Welch, 1960 about.”
Date: 1958

[Photograph of Student Caught by the Ear]

Description: Photograph of two Hardin-Simmons University students clowning around. A young woman, wearing a plaid shirt and high-waisted jeans, smiles while holding the ear of a young man. The man, wearing striped overalls and a button down short-sleeve shirt, has an expression of amusement and pain on his face.
Date: unknown

[Photograph of Van Ellis Theatre]

Description: Photograph of the Van Ellis Theater at Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, Texas, showing the front of the glass, brick, and lattice-patterned building. Telephone lines, various buildings, and cars parked on the street can be seen reflected back in the building’s windows.
Date: [1961..]
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[Photograph of Cowboy Pumpkin]

Description: Photograph of a carved jack-o’-lantern wearing a cowboy hat and bandanna on the Hardin-Simmons University campus. The eyes, nose holes, and mouth of the pumpkin have been carved out and permanent marker has been used to create shading and other features like eyebrows. A pan filled with pumpkin seeds, a permanent marker, and chisel can be seen in the lower-right corner of the photograph.
Date: unknown

[Photograph of Horse Float]

Description: Photograph of a Hardin-Simmons University student dressed in cowgirl attire sitting atop a horse float. The woman holds the reigns of the horse and waves her cowboy hat above her head. The car-turned-float is parked on a street, and a large house can be seen in the background. A sign on the front of the float reads, "Rope 'Em."
Date: unknown

[Photograph of Woman in Snow]

Description: Photograph of a woman in a dark-colored top coat standing on a snow-covered road. A row of houses can be seen in the background. Note in blue ink on the lower-right corner of the photograph reads, “To that lil’ ‘Texas Tiger.’ Love, Veida.”
Date: unknown

[Portrait of Theodore Oscar Vogel]

Description: Portrait photograph of Theodore Oscar Vogel, visible from the shoulders up, wearing a dark-colored suit and floral tie. He has thinning white hair and a prominent mustache. Vogel was born March 1849 in Charentown, Louisiana, and died on June 25, 1938, in Fort Worth, Texas.
Date: 192u

[Photograph of Abilene Hall Fire]

Description: Photograph of the original Abilene Hall fire at Hardin-Simmons University, showing smoke rising up from behind buildings in the distance. Handwritten note on the back of the photograph in blue ink reads, “Abilene Hall fire. Taken in backyard of where I live – 1024 N. 21st – 10 Feb. 47.”
Date: February 10, 1947
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