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[Photograph of City of Tom Bean #2]

Description: Photograph of City of Tom Bean. A brick sign in front of a metal building reads "Tom Bean Est. 1887". A clock sits on top of the sign. Between the sign and the building there is a pole flying an American flag and a Texas flag.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Civilian Conservative Corps]

Description: Photograph of the front of the Civilian Conservative Corps in Denison, Texas. The one-story building has an awning, a green, slanted roof, and a ramp leading up to the patio. The sign by the building reads: Frontier Village.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Coffman Cemetery]

Description: Photograph of the front of Coffman Cemetery in Denison, Texas. Over the short, chain link fence that leads into the cemetery is a sign that reads: Coffman-Layne Cemetery. There are variety of grave markers, including an angel statue and headstones, and trees are scattered around the cemetery.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Cold Springs Log Cabin School]

Description: Photograph of the front of Cold Springs Log Cabin School in Denison, Texas. The cabin is small with a metal, slanted roof. On the bottom of the wall by the door are a snowman and Santa decorations. There is a short wooden fence in front of the house and a post by it that has a red hat attached to the top.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Collin McKinney]

Description: Photograph of Collin McKinney's gravestone. It appears to be made of marble and is tall and thin. There are several other headstones visible in the photograph.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Courthouse of Grayson County]

Description: Photograph of a courthouse of Grayson County in Sherman, Texas. The building is three stories tall, white, and has several windows. There are a few trees in front of the building.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Dannel Funeral Home]

Description: Photograph of Dannel Funeral Home in Sherman, Texas. The two-story building has a balcony and a covered pathway leading up to the entrance of the building. On either side of the stairs leading to the entrance, there are small statues of lions.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Davis-Ansley Log Cabin Home]

Description: Photograph of the front of Davis-Ansley Log Cabin Home in Denison, Texas. The cabin is small and has a slanted roof. The front door is open and beside it are red flowers and a wheel.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Diamond Horse Ranch #1]

Description: Photograph of Diamond Horse Ranch. This photograph is of a marker for the Diamond Station Butterfield Overland Mail Stage Stop at the Diamond Horse Ranch. It reads "The Diamond Station was a stop along the nearly 700 mile stretch across the Lone Star State for the Butterfield Overland Mail Stage Line Company. The Butterfield Overland Mail Company held the U.S. Mail contract for the first cross-country trek from St. Louis to San Francisco. marked as the first intercontinental mail route, the Butterfield Overland Mail Stagecoach made its first stop at the Diamond Station on September 21, 1858. The complete route took 24 days and covered 2, 812 miles, carrying mail and passengers. At this location Waterman Ormsby witnessed "the operations of harnessing a wild mule." He estimated it took thirty minutes per mule (four were used). The Diamond Station was kept by John R. diamond from 1858-1861.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Diamond Horse Ranch #2]

Description: Photograph of Diamond Horse Ranch. There is a metal fence surrounding the area and there is a large "D" painted onto the gate of the fence. The historical marker is visible in the photograph.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Dorchester School]

Description: Photograph of Dorchester School in Dorchester, Texas. The school building is in the background of the photograph and at the forefront is the historical marker for the site.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Elliot Cemetery]

Description: Photograph of Elliot Cemetery. The Texas Historical Marker is visible in the picture. There are two gravestones visible - one of them is for the Elliot family and the other is partially blocked by the historical marker.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Everheart-Canaan Cemetery]

Description: Photograph of Everheart-Canaan Cemetery. There is a wire fence surrounding the cemetery and a flag pole with an American flag in the foreground. There are several trees and headstones visible in the photograph, and the Texas Historical Marker for the cemetery is also visible.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Fink]

Description: Photograph of the welcome sign to Fink, Texas. Behind the welcome sign is another sign with an advertisement for boats. On the right side of the photograph is a two story motel with several pairs of doors lining the wall.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of First Baptist Church of Bells]

Description: Photograph of First Baptist Church of Bells in Bells, Texas. The church is a one-story building with a slanted roof and small, stained-glass windows around the side. Two wreaths with red flowers are hanging on the doors at the church's entrance.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of First Christian Church]

Description: Photograph of First Christian Church in Van Alstyne. The church is a two-story brick building with several windows. There are stairs leading up to the entrance, and there are two white columns in front of the entrance. There is a marquee neat the entrance with two wreaths on it. Information for Christmas services is visible on the marquee.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of First Christian Church of Howe]

Description: Photograph of the First Christian Church of Howe in Howe, Texas. The church has steep roofs, and there is either a tower or steeple above the entrance. There are a few steps leading up to the entrance of the church.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of First Methodist Church of Whitewright]

Description: Photograph of First Methodist Church of Whitewright. The church is a large, white one-story building with a two-story tower on the right side. There are two wreaths on the doors to the church. There is a manger scene set up outside the church.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of First Presbyterian Church and Manse]

Description: Photograph of First Presbyterian Church. The church is a two-story brick building with stairs leading up to the door. There is a sign for First Presbyterian Church outside. There are two trees in front of the church.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of First United Methodist Church]

Description: Photograph of First United Methodist Church in Sherman, Texas. The church has large pillars supporting an awning. There is a steeple with a small cross at the top of it.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of First United Methodist Church]

Description: Photograph of First United Methodist Church in Van Alstyne. The church is a large two-story brick building with many windows. There are four white columns out in front of the entrance. There is a marquee for the church in front of the building.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Fort Johnson]

Description: Photograph of the site of Fort Johnson in Pottsboro, Texas. The area is an empty field with a gate blocking a dirt path.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Fred Douglass School]

Description: Photograph of the front of the Fred Douglass School in Sherman, Texas. The building is one-story and has windows all along the sides. There is a bunch of shrubs and a couple of trees in the yard of the school.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Friendship Cemetery]

Description: Photograph of Friendship Cemetery in Sherman, Texas. There is a path going through the cemetery and a variety of headstones on either side of it. There are fall leaves and trees throughout the cemetery.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph