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[Photograph of a Buffalo Killing at Staley Place]

Description: Photograph of a group of people standing behind a building at Staley Place while ranch workers work on skinning a buffalo. According to the back of the photograph the group is standing behind the "pump house and smoke house." There are a number of children in the group, though most in attendance are adults but all are wearing heavy coats.
Date: December 18, 1928
Item Type: Photograph

[Avondale School]

Description: Photograph of husband and wife rural school teachers standing in front of a school building. Their 44 students are lined up in between them. There are partial views of five windows. Class names are as follows. First row (bottom front): Junior Lasater, Ernest Allmon, unidentified first name Wilson, unidentified first name Whitaker, unidentified first name Whitaker, Billie Lasater. Second row (first middle): Woodrow Wilson, Leonard Wilson, J.C. Shirley, Woody Singleton, Noble Lee Rust, J.C. Thompson, unidentified first name Rust, Harold Easley, Ray Rust, J.G. Harris. Third row (second middle): Margarete Harris, unidentified, Edith Hall, Onedia Hall, Pauline Graham, unidentified first name Brown, Sarah Jane Waldrop, Lois Browder, Virginia Reynolds, Dorothy Bledsoe, unidentified first name Harris, Alice Brown. Fourth row (top): Mr. Clark, Mattie Bonner, Bill Waldrop, Marie Haney, Bill Robinson, Agnes Lasater, Louise Butler, Louise Lasater, Stella Brown, Georgia Rust. Fifth row (top back): Earl Singleton, J.W. Hearn, Olin Wilson, George Brown, Ed Davis, Mrs. Clark, Tennie Thompson.
Date: [1929]
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Two Women on a Bridge]

Description: Photograph of two women hugging while standing on a bridge; both women are wearing dresses and caps over their hair. There is a note on the back of the card that reads: "going for a walk."
Date: 1929
Item Type: Photograph

[Newspaper Clipping of a Buffalo Killing at Staley Place]

Description: Newspaper clipping showing the buffalo killings that took place at Staley Place near Haslet, Texas. The article is entitled "It Takes Real Cowboys for This" and has a large photo of the men working with one of the buffalo carcasses as well as a picture of the "bull of the herd, photographed after he had given his handlers a tough battle in the ranch's corral."
Date: January 14, 1929
Item Type: Clipping

[Haslet public school]

Description: Photograph of the original Haslet school. Two young girls are standing in front of the school building on a sidewalk that has the phrase "Public 97 School" affixed to it in big white letters. There are five visible windows. The girls are wearing blouses, skirts, socks and dress shoes. On the back of the photograph it is written "Original Haslet School, Built 1914."
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man and two woman]

Description: Photograph of two women and one man. There is a partial view of a vehicle and signs behind them. One sign reads "Mill Dry Goods & Groc" and the other sign is a partial view of a Coca-Cola sign. The women are wearing dresses and the woman on the left is holding an unidentifiable object. The man is standing between the two women and has his arms around them. He is wearing spectacles, a white collared shirt and tie with vest. On the back of the photograph it is written "Haslet Drug Store, 102 Main, Hellen Frank, Olalee Holt, Forace Frank, Haslet Post Master)."
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man walking by porch]

Description: Photograph of a man walking by a porch. There is a white house and shrubbery in the background. A porch roof and floor and wooden fold-out chair are visible. The man is wearing black pants, belt, buttoned shirt and cowboy hat. His hat hides his entire face. Written on the back of the photograph is "Noble Lee Rust."
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of the Thresher Crew at Staley Place]

Description: Photograph of a group of men and a few boys in overalls standing outside of a building; the reverse side of the photo has a note that describes the picture as "part of Thresher crew on Staley Place about 1930 part of picture missing."
Date: 1930~
Item Type: Photograph

[Unidentified family in front of rural home]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified woman, man and child standing in front of a fence. A home surrounded by trees is in the background of the photograph. The woman is wearing a dress. The man, who is holding the child, is wearing a cowboy hat and dark shirt and pants. The child appears to be wearing a striped sweater, pants and boots.
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph

[Unidentified group of children]

Description: Photograph of unidentified group of children. The photograph appears to be a school photo: there are four rows of children, with the smaller children at the bottom. Most of the girls are wearing dresses and most of the boys are wearing overalls. One boy, third in from the right hand side of the photograph is not wearing shoes. This is written on the back of the photograph: "Bobbie Laster, no Haslet."
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph

[Unidentified group of children]

Description: Photograph of unidentified group of children. The photograph appears to be a school photo: there are two rows of children and a teacher sitting in the middle of the top row. Most of the girls are wearing dresses and most of the boys are wearing overalls. This is written on the back of the photograph: "Bobbie Laster."
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph

[Unidentified group of children]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified group of twelve children standing outside in front of a fence. "Ruth" has been written above the head of the girl standing in the fourth spot from the left. The boy all the way to the left is sticking his tongue out. There are five partially viewable buildings behind the group. There is also a partial view of an automobile to the right side of the photograph. There are nine girls in the group and they are all wearing dresses; some are holding hats. One boy in the background is not visible. The two boys at the left and right of the photograph are wearing jumpers.
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph

[Unidentified group of women sitting in church]

Description: Photograph of a group of women sitting in church pews. There are three rows of women all wearing dresses and some wearing hats. There are two empty rows of chairs in front of them. On the right hand side of the photograph there are two visible children sitting in laps. There is a white cloth screen behind the women covering windows and two light bulbs suspended in the air above them.
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph

[Unidentified group of young women]

Description: Photograph of unidentified group of young women standing outside near the Highway 156 Bridge. A bridge overpass and bush can be seen in the background. They are all wearing dresses and laughing.
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph

[Unidentified group of young women]

Description: Photograph of unidentified group of young women standing outside close to the Highway 156 Bridge. They are all wearing dresses and holding unidentifiable objects in their hands, sometimes close to their mouths. One face is missing from the left side of the photograph and an electric pole can be seen in the distance.
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph

[Unidentified man]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified man standing in front of a brick column, attached to a building that is only partially visible. He is wearing a hat and a mechanic’s uniform and is holding an unidentified object in his hands. There are automobiles, electrical poles, gas station sign and buildings visible in the background. There is a partial view of an automobile that the man is standing next to. A shadow of a woman can be seen on the bottom left hand side of the photograph.
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph

[Young man and woman sitting on an outside chair]

Description: Photograph of a man and woman sitting on an outside chair. The chair is on a dirt road. In the background there is visible a home and barn. The chair is a wooden fold-out with an attached cloth cover. The woman is wearing a white dress, socks and white heels. The young man is wearing a cowboy hat, collared buttoned shirt, slacks and black shoes. Written on the back of the photograph is "Ona Holt Lee (Stewart) and Ray Rust." It has not been identified how they are related.
Date: 1930?
Item Type: Photograph

[Young man holding binoculars]

Description: Photograph of a young man holding binoculars and standing in front of a wooden, fold-out chair. Two wooden buildings are visible in the background. He is standing on a dirt road and is wearing a cowboy hat, collared buttoned shirt, slacks and black shoes.
Date: [1930?]
Item Type: Photograph

[Letter from J. B. Taylor to L. C. Hudnall, April 12, 1930]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from J. B. Taylor of the Haslet Lodge, No. 999 to L. C. Hudnall requesting his presence at an upcoming meeting taking place on April 19, 1930. The letter says at the very end that this meeting was called by "Bro. Thos R. James."
Date: April 12, 1930
Creator: Taylor, J. B.
Item Type: Letter

[Haslet boys basketball team]

Description: Photograph of a boys basketball team and their coach. There are six members of the team and the third boy from the left is holding a basketball that has writing on it that says "Haslet 1930-31." There is a wooden sign, building and automobile in the background. As appearing in the photograph, from left to right, these are the names and positions of each team member: Mr. Bridges (coach), Clifford Hall (guard), J.D. Thompson (forward), Clarence Frank (guard), Leo Stogsdill (center), Leslie Jackson (forward), and Loyd Jackson (guard).
Date: 1930-1931
Item Type: Photograph

[Haslet girls basketball team]

Description: Photograph of a girls basketball team and their coach. There are ten members of the team and the third girl from the bottom left row is holding a basketball that has writing on it that says "Haslet 1930-31." A building and three automobiles are visible in the background. As appearing in the photo, top row, from left to right: Pauline Cherry (coach), Marguerite Butler, Irene Powell, Elva Murphy, Carmen Hanes, and Artie Veta Freeman. Bottom row, from left to right: Opal White, Lela Bell Hill, Nina Washington, Lila Mae Franks, and Leona Owens.
Date: 1930-1931
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Eight Athletes in Letter Jackets]

Description: Photograph of eight athletes wearing letter jackets with one of the school's teachers in the middle. The boys' names are listed on the reverse side of the card: "Vernon Tucker, Herschel Elkins, Noble Rust, T. J. Elkins, Vernon Erwin, Pete Gray" and "Minie Tindle Cole" the teacher.
Date: 1938
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Six Basketball Players]

Description: Photograph of six basketball players seated on a large set of stairs. There are two boys on the far left and right who are not in uniform; the uniformed players are named on the reverse side of the picture from left to right and front row to second row: "Bill Gray, T. J. Elkins, Vernon Erwin, Herschel Elkins, Walter Overstreet, Noble Rust, Pete Gray, Vernon Tucker."
Date: 1938~
Item Type: Photograph