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[Photograph of Children Doing the Chicken Dance]

Description: Photograph of small children and adults participating in the "Chicken Dance" at the 2009 Western Heritage Day celebration at Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, Texas. The group of dancers, circled around a young man in a white shirt, are standing in front of Anderson Hall.
Date: 2009
Creator: Maynard, Shannon Collins
Item Type: Photograph
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[Photograph of the Fink Family]

Description: Group photograph of a Hardin-Simmons University-affiliated family posed next to a Christmas tree. From left to right: Katrina Dean Fink (daughter of Dr. Jack Dean, Dean of School of Music); Dr. Bob Fink, Dept. of English; Dr. Tiffany Fink, Dept. of History, and her son Andrew; Jon Fink; and Rob Fink.
Date: Winter 2002
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Child Washing Laundry]

Description: Photographic slide of two children washing laundry using a washboard in a metal basin at the 2004 Western Heritage Day. A Hardin-Simmons University building can be seen in the background, behind a row of pine trees.
Date: 2004
Creator: Richardson, Charles
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Cowboy Band Member]

Description: Photograph of a student in the Hardin-Simmons University Cowboy Band playing a French horn at the 2009 Western Heritage Day. She wears a yellow button-down shirt, bandanna, a large belt buckle, and chaps. Several white plastic chairs can be seen in the background.
Date: 2009
Creator: Maynard, Shannon Collins
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Paul Madden Singing]

Description: Photographic slide of cowboy singer, Paul Madden, playing the guitar and singing into a microphone at the 2003 Western Heritage Day. He wears a brown cowboy hat and a denim jacket. Several large trees can be seen in the background.
Date: 2003
Creator: Diekel, Tom
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Cowboy Singer]

Description: Photographic slide of a cowboy singing and playing the guitar at the 2003 Western Heritage Day. The singer, visible from the side, wears a straw cowboy hat, aviator sunglasses, and a denim jacket.
Date: 2003
Creator: Diekel, Tom
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Connally Missions Center]

Description: Photograph of the Connally Missions Center, showing the front, one side, and the parking lot of the one-story brick building. Handwritten note on the back of the photograph reads, “Connally Missions Center -- Gift of J. Ed & Dr. Virginia Boyd Connally -- Dedicated February 2000.”
Date: [2000..]
Item Type: Photograph
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[Photograph of Children with Bandannas]

Description: Photograph of a line of children with yellow bandannas around their necks and "HSU" sheriff buttons on their shirts at the 2009 Western Heritage Day. A row of teacher and parents can be seen behind them.
Date: 2009
Creator: Maynard, Shannon Collins
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Story Telling]

Description: Photographic slide of a woman reading aloud from an alphabet book to a group of children at the 2004 Western Heritage Day. She speaks into a microphone and holds the book out so the children can see the pictures. Potato sacks can be seen handing from a fence in the background.
Date: 2004
Creator: Fink, Larry
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Line for Beans and Biscuits]

Description: Photographic slide of Teresa Ellis, Sherri Collins, and Renee Collins passing out beans and biscuits to children at the 2004 Western Heritage Day. Napkins, squirt bottles of barbecue sauce, and a large pot of cooked beans are laid out on the table from which the women serve the food. A large crowd of adults and children, waiting to be served, can be seen in the background.
Date: 2004
Creator: Fink, Larry
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Pitching Washers]

Description: Photographic slide of children participating in a lawn game of pitching washers toward several boxes at the 2004 Western Heritage Day. The Hardin-Simmons University Richardson Library (left) and lines of children walking from the building can be seen in the background.
Date: 2004
Creator: Fink, Larry
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Gary Fraser with Dessert]

Description: Photograph of Gary Fraser, in a green apron and a cowboy hat, presenting trays of tradition Western desserts to a group of excited girls at the 2008 Western Heritage Day. Children playing and enjoying the festivities on a lawn, various mature trees, and a purple golf cart can be seen in the background.
Date: 2008
Creator: Maynard, Shannon Collins
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of James Leddy with Children]

Description: Photographic slide of James Leddy, wearing a denim shirt and a cowboy hat, instructing children in the art of boot making at the 2003 Western Heritage Day. The children gather around Leddy in a semi-circle as he speaks to them.
Date: 2003
Creator: Diekel, Tom
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Man Holding Branding Iron]

Description: Photograph of a man holding a branding iron at the 2009 Western Heritage Day. Two fire pits to heat the irons can be seen at the man’s feet and in the background.
Date: 2009
Creator: Maynard, Shannon Collins
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Chuck Wagon]

Description: Photograph of a green and red chuck wagon on display at the 2009 Western Heritage Day. A plaque on the side of the wagon declares Delys Clayton Mitchell and Lea Clayton as the donors of the wagon to Hardin-Simmons University.
Date: 2009
Creator: Maynard, Shannon Collins
Item Type: Photograph

[The Spicer Family Christmas Card]

Description: Christmas photo card of the Spicer family gathered in front of the fireplace. Note on the back of the photograph reads, “We waited to send out cards until we could take this picture at our Christmas gathering on December 21. Pictured are (back row l-r) Johnny and Connie Earp, Cindy Spicer, Carlene and Charles Spicer, Holder Biemeret, Carrie Spicer, Mallary, Kim, and Chuck Spicer, (front rowl-r) Hollie and Hannah Biemeret, Hamilton Spicer, and Hope Biemeret.”
Date: December 21, 2003
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Chicken Dance]

Description: Photographic slide of children and adults participating in the “Chicken Dance” at Western Heritage Day in 2004. All of the dancers can be seen holding hands and walking in a circle. One of the women has been identified as Stacey Collins.
Date: 2004
Creator: Fink, Larry
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Pumping Water]

Description: Photograph of a young woman pouring a bucket of water into a water pump as a boy watches at the 2009 Western Heritage Day.
Date: 2009
Creator: Maynard, Shannon Collins
Item Type: Photograph