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Santa Fe Train Wreck

Description: Photograph of a man standing next to a Santa Fe train on a railroad track and looking towards the wreckage from the Santa Fe train wreck in View, Texas. The train is slightly damaged in the front from the accident.
Date: 1955

Santa Fe Train Wreck

Description: Photograph of the wreckage from the Santa Fe Train wreck that occurred in 1955 in View, Texas. The train depot's exterior has been damaged and is strewn on the ground. The train is sitting on the right and a few people stand around the wreckage. There is a time table on the wall with information about south bound trains visible. A racial segregation sign hangs next to a door that reads "White Waiting Room."
Date: 1955

Shirley Temple

Description: Photograph of Shirley Temple standing beside a car, smiling. A young girl is climbing in the passenger seat, and a man is sitting in the driver's seat. There are clothes hanging in the back seat. The car is parked by a building.
Date: 1955

Shooke Tire Company

Description: Photograph of an exterior view of a building identified as Shook Tire Company on Oak Street in Abilene, Texas. Along the edge of the building, text says "Shook Tire Co." and "Fisk." On top of the building, there is a statue of a child holding a candle in one hand, and a tire in the other. In the background, there is a billboard that says "Wrigley's Spearmint."
Date: 1955

Shooke Tire Company #1

Description: Photograph of an exterior view of a building identified as Shook Tire Company on Oak Street in Abilene, Texas. Along the edge of the building, text says "Shook Tire Co." and "Fisk." On top of the building, there is a statue of a child holding a candle in one hand, and a tire in the other. In the foreground, there is a sign that says "Time to Re-Tire Fisk Shook Tire Co." In the background, there is a billboard that says "Wrigley's Spearmint."
Date: 1955

Shooke Tire Company #2

Description: Photograph of an exterior view of a building identified as Shook Tire Company on Oak Street in Abilene, Texas. Along the edge of the building, text says "Shook Tire Co." and "Fisk." On top of the building, there is a statue of a child holding a candle in one hand, and a tire in the other. In the foreground, there is a sign that says "Time to Re-Tire Fisk Shook Tire Co." In the background, there is a billboard that says "Wrigley's Spearmint."
Date: 1955

Shooke Tire Company #3

Description: Photograph of an exterior view of a building identified as Shook Tire Company on Oak Street in Abilene, Texas. Along the edge of the building, text says "Shook Tire Co." and "Fisk." On top of the building, there is a statue of a child holding a candle in one hand, and a tire in the other. In the foreground, there is a sign that says "Time to Re-Tire Fisk Shook Tire Co." In the background, there is a billboard that says "Wrigley's Spearmint."
Date: 1955

Snow Shot

Description: Photograph of part of the Abilene downtown after it has snowed. Some of the businesses visible in the picture are the Citizen National Bank, a diamonds store, Zenith radio store, a drug store and many others. Also cars are coming up and down the main street.
Date: 1955

Snow Shot #1

Description: Photograph of a road leading into a city. The sidewalks and grass are covered in snow. Power lines are running alongside the roads. In the far distance a couple of buildings are visible.
Date: 1955

Snow Shot #2

Description: Photograph of a road leading into a city. The sidewalks and grass are covered in snow. Power lines are running alongside the roads. In the far distance a couple of buildings are visible.
Date: 1955