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[Photograph of "The Tree" Plaque]

Description: Photograph of the metal plaque screwed into the petrified tree stump on the Hardin-Simmons University campus. The plaque reads, "The Tree: The petrified tree stump, a gift of the Class of 1919, was taken from the sand beds near Clyde, Texas, and brought to the campus by the late D. O. Riddle and several classmates."
Date: [1919..]

Portrait of Seven Women

Description: Copy negative of seven women sitting for a portrait. All of the women have their hair pulled back and dresses with ruffles. Three of the women in the image are Harriet Cumi Black, Emily Teeple, and Ada Cook, the rest of the women are unknown. All of the women are looking in different directions.
Date: unknown

Portrait of Four Women and a Man

Description: Copy negative of four women, Harriet Cumi Black, Emily Teeple, Ada Cook and one man, Lewis Boydst. This group portrait was taken inside a home. The women are sitting in wicker chairs while Lewis Boydst stands in the back with his hand at his hip. The women are wearing dresses with large sleeves and there hair is pulled back, two with visible ribbons. The man is wearing a dark jacket with a light shirt. An animal skin lays as a rug on the floor.
Date: unknown

Portrait of Man

Description: Copy negative of a full length portrait of B. F. Mayes in a suit standing with a rusting style chair, on a textured rug, and with a background made to look like the outdoors. "W. Fischer's, Extra Finish, Photo Car." is printed at the bottom of the picture.
Date: unknown

Wedding Portrait

Description: Copy negative of a wedding portrait of man and wife Frank and Harriet Cumi Black Mayes. He is wearing a dark suit and she is wearing a light colored dress. On the left, there is printing on the photograph that says "A. F. Casey, Extablished at Cisco, Texas 1882."
Date: unknown

Abilene

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of Abilene, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing towns, roads, bodies of water, and borders, with relief shown by contours (interval 100 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:250,000
Date: 1954
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Location Info:

Callahan County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Callahan County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, blocks of land, cities, towns, and railroads. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map to denote the addition of Phantom Hill-Crogan and to emphasize various plots of land. Scale [ca. 1:290,909] (6000 varas to 11/16 of an inch).
Date: 1918
Creator: Blucher, Carl & Anthony, P. J.

Callahan County, Texas.

Description: Blueline format of survey map of Callahan County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, blocks of land. A diagram of a section is included in the upper-right corner. Scale [ca. 1:133,333] (4000 varas to the inch).
Date: 187u
Creator: Gast, August

Girls in Yard

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of Mary Adeline Xenia Buchanan standing in the yard, wearing a hat and plaid skirt. She is beside some bushes with a tree and fence in the background. The second is of Mary Adeline Xenia and Bertha Leo Buchanan standing together in the yard dressed fashionably. Behind them is a tree on the left and house on the right.
Date: unknown

Girls in Field; Girl and Man in Field; Girl

Description: Copy negative of three pictures. The first is of Mary Adeline Xenia Buchanan standing in a rocky field, wearing a hat and dress, taken in 1925. The second is of Mary Buchanan and Ed Mosley standing in a field with trees in the background, taken in 1923. The small picture on the bottom right is a portrait of Mary Adeline Xenia Buchanan, taken in 1925.
Date: unknown

Children with Goat Cart

Description: Copy negative of three Buchanan children, Mary, George, and Bertha, playing with a goat cart on the side of a house. George is sitting inside the cart holding the reigns as his dog sits with him. The two girls are standing on either side of him and are wearing the same checkered dresses and hats. The goat is hooked to the cart.
Date: unknown

Woman in Park; Women by Storage Tank

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. In the first, Bertha Leo Buchanan is standing in Cameron Park in Waco, Texas with plants and trees behind her, taken in 1929. In the second, Bertha Leo Buchanan and Elsie West are standing together in front of a storage tank in a field in Putnam, Texas with trees in the background, taken in 1939.
Date: unknown

Girl Playing in Yard

Description: Copy negative of two pictures of young Nancy Jean West standing in a yard in a light colored dress. In the first, she is in front of the house with her hands clasped, and in the second she is in front of a tree with her arms crossed.
Date: unknown