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[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

[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 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

[Newspaper Article Concerning the Construction of a New School]

Description: Newspaper article concerning the plans for the construction of a new high school near Justin, Texas, specifically a "mile west of the intersection of State Highway 114 and Farm Road 156." There is already a "deep water well which will give the school an abundant supply," and there will be the latest technology in the science rooms and home economics classes.
Date: 1950
Item Type: Clipping

[Newspaper Article Describing Dr. J. H. Gammill's Tax Aid]

Description: Newspaper clipping of an article describing the helpful actions of Dr. J. H. Gammill; he says that taxes "are a solemn obligation." Dr. Gammill had done a lot for Haslet and the people in it, one story in the article says that he occasionally "pays a neighbor's tax bill himself."
Date: 194u
Item Type: Clipping

[Class Photograph of Students at the School in Haslet, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a group of elementary students at the school in Haslet, Texas. The students are arranged in four rows; the first row is seated on the ground, the second and third are seated on a small set of bleachers, and the fourth row is standing behind the first three. The text on the back of the photo describes two children that have appeared in other class photographs from different years.
Date: 1948?
Item Type: Photograph

[Haslet High School Baccalaureate Service]

Description: Program from the baccalaureate service for the Haslet High School class of 1941-42; this program outlines the order of events and the names of the people who will be performing each action. Names of the graduating class are listed on the reverse side of the program though not in the order that they walked in.
Date: {1941,1942}
Item Type: Text

[Newspaper Headline for a Soldier Receiving a Medal]

Description: Newspaper clipping of an article entitled: "Bronze Star is Awarded to Vet for War Exploits." The article says that Hewitt C. Laird won the Bronze Star for "heroic achievement" during World War II in Germany. The photograph shows Captain John R. Beneventi attaching the medal to Laird's chest.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Clipping

[Photograph of Children at a School in Haslet, Texas]

Description: Photograph showing a group of elementary school students in Haslet, Texas. This group is arranged into three rows, the first two are seated and the third is standing up behind them; the teacher of the class is seated on the far right in the second row.
Date: [1945..1947]
Item Type: Photograph