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[Family on a House's Porch]

Description: Postcard featuring family members on and in front of a house's porch. The house is a two-story clapboard building with a shingled roof. A picket fence is visible to the right. An older man wearing a black suit and hat sits in the back, while two women in dresses stand in front of him. Two children stand together to the left in front of the porch. To their right, a woman kneels beside a carriage carrying a baby.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Folding Postcard of Landmarks]

Description: Souvenir folding pictures of places in Mineral Wells, Texas. Landmarks include the Texas Carlsbad Wells, Crazy Well, the beach, and Gibson Well.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Fort Worth Star Telegram Clipping]

Description: Clipping of a newspaper article about R. C. Betty, Sr., a early pioneer in Mineral Wells, Texas. The page includes many other articles, a cartoon, and advertisements.
Date: November 29, 1915
Item Type: Clipping

[Mineral Wells Photo Album]

Description: Album containing photographs collected in Mineral Wells, Texas as well as some loose photos, newspaper clippings, and other items.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Book

[Photograph of People Sitting by a Rock Slope]

Description: Photograph of four people sitting on grass in front of a rock slope. A man in a dark suit sits to the left beside a hat. Two women sit on either side of a young boy to the right. A large white hat decorated with flowers rests on the ground in front of the boy.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of a Couple with Three Children]

Description: Photograph of a family positing in front of a painted backdrop. A woman wearing a ruffled top and dark skirt stands to the left and holds a toddler wearing a white dress. A young child wearing a white dress sits on a stool to the left. A man mustached man wearing a dark suit sits in the middle. A young boy wearing a dark jacket and shorts stands beside his father. The backdrop is painted to resemble a window and curtain.
Date: unknown
Creator: Hermitage Portrait Co.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of a Man with a Moustache]

Description: Photograph of a mustachioed man standing in front of a painted backdrop. He wears a dark suit, has his right leg crossed over the left, and leans against a small end table. The backdrop is painted to resemble a staircase landing with rectangular columns framing a a window behind the man.
Date: unknown
Creator: Price, J. C.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of a Middle Aged Couple]

Description: Photograph of a middle aged couple together in front of a painted backdrop. The man on the left has a large white beard and wears a dark jacket, vest, and bow tie. The woman on the right has her hair pulled back. She wears a linen ruffle around her neck and a dark embroidered dress.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clogenson, Henry
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of a Young Man]

Description: Photograph of a young man wearing a dark jacket and vest along with a light shirt and bow tie. The photo has been cropped into a circular shape and placed in a square frame.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph