Hardin-Simmons University Library - Browse

ABOUT BROWSE FEED

Omar Burleson Banquet

Description: Photograph of a banquet in Cisco, TX in honor of U.S. Representative Omar Burleson. Two men are leaning across the head table, shaking hands. On the table are a large flower arrangement, a microphone, and a podium. An American flag is behind the podium and several men are examining a document to the side.
Date: 1957

Omar Burleson Banquet

Description: Photograph of a large banquet in Cisco, TX in honor of U.S. Representative Omar Burleson. A line of people are seated on one side of the table looking at the camera. One man stands behind them. The table is covered in plates and food, pitchers, cups, ketchup bottles, and eating utensils. On the back wall, Confederate and Mexican flags hang crossed .
Date: 1957

Girls with Dolls; Portrait of Mother and Child

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of Ova Milling Brown and LaNelle Hefner in costumes holding baby dolls with men, a horse and buggy, and houses in the background, taken in Sweetwater in 1916. The second picture is a portrait of mother and daughter Lydia Young and Verna Nell Young taken in the mid 1920's in Eastland.
Date: unknown

Portrait of Man

Description: Copy negative of two pictures from a Smith family reunion in Eastland, Texas. The top picture is of Mr. and Mrs. H. E. Smith and family standing and kneeling in a field with trees. The bottom picture is of Marion, Walter, Flemon, Price, Baxter, Andy, and Norman Smith standing in a row in the field with a car and dog on the left.
Date: unknown

Family on Front Porch

Description: Copy negative of two pictures of the Edmund and Clara Smith family on the porch of their house in Eastland, Texas. In the first picture, Edmund and Clara are on the porch with five of their grandchildren sitting on the steps. In the second picture, more family members are on the porch as well. There are windows and a door behind them and the porch is decorated with plants.
Date: unknown

Children by Car

Description: Copy negative of two pictures of children in front of a car with trees in the background.. In the first picture, boys, from left to right Quinman Hurley, Maurice Hefner Cummings, Jay Frank Cummings, and Ed Hurley are posing by the car. In the second picture, girls and baby, from left to right Delores Hurley, Warren Price Smith, Polly Cummings, Matilda Cummings, and Verna Nelle Young are posing on the running board of the car.
Date: unknown

Oil Derrick

Description: Copy negative of two pictures an oil derrick during the Ranger, Texas oil boom. The picture on the left is of the base of an oil well, men working, and equipment around it in a field. The picture on the right shows the whole tower of the well, the small building at its base, men working, and equipment.
Date: unknown