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Fallen Silo After Tornado

Description: Photograph of a fallen silo after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. There are two metal posts standing diagonally on the left side of the frame. Behind the fallen silo are two standing silos and a building. In the far background on the right side of the frame is an oil pump.
Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J. W.

Family of Four Portrait

Description: Studio photograph of a couple and and two children, a boy and a girl. The man and woman sit in chairs and the children stand between them, the little girl leaning on the woman and the boy in front of her leaning on the man's leg. The man is wearing a suit with a striped coat and vest, boots, and a bowtie. He has a dark mustache and his hair is parted on the side. The woman wears a long-sleeved striped dress with a bow around her neck and her hair in a bun. The little girl wears a dark dress with a white collar and the little boy wears a dark dress. There is a decorative floor beneath them.
Date: unknown

Family with Prarie Home

Description: Photograph of a light-colored prairie home with a wrap-around porch and a balcony on the roof. In front of the on the right side of the frame is a moustached man with his left hand on his hip and a gun over his right shoulder. He is wearing a button-up shirt, suspenders and a cowboy hat. To his right stands a woman wearing a dark dress and apron. She is holding the hand of a small girl in a dress. On left side of the frame next to the house is a windmill and a horse.
Date: unknown

[Farmhouses in Pasture]

Description: Photograph of several barns and a house next to a windmill in the middle of an open pasture. A woman wearing a dress and large, dark hat is seated in a small, horse-drawn wagon stationed in front of a wood-fenced corral filled with several horses.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mugg, Kilo

[Farming Operation]

Description: Photograph of a large barn complex with a surrounding fence and large windmill behind the structure. A group of farmers is standing in front of the barn next to several teams of horses hooked to carts and wagons. Behind the structure are several large piles of hay with wooden supports.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mugg, Kilo

First Courthouse in Lipscomb

Description: Photograph of the first courthouse in Lipscomb, Texas. In the foreground is a field with tall grass and brush. The courthouse has a wooden fence around it and part of it is brick. On either side of the courthouse are two nearby houses and trees. Behind it is a windmill. Written on the photograph at the bottom is, "CourtHouse Lipscomb County 1887".
Date: 1887

Follett, Texas Main Street, 1918

Description: Modern photograph of the front of the old Ivanhoe State Bank in Follett, Texas. The building is wooden and painted white with a white metal awning. The top of the building has, "Ivanhoe State BANK, Guarantee Fund Bank" painted on it. Looking at the front, there are two windows next to each other on the right and a door with two steps on the right. Underneath the windows is a sign reading, "Farm Loans" and another sign in-between the door and windows. There are weeds all around the building with a tree on the right side of the frame and telephone or electricity wires at the top.
Date: unknown

Follett, Texas Main Street, 1918

Description: Photograph looking straight down the main street of Follett, Texas. The street is a dirt road. On the left side of the road are electric poles and five buildings. On the right side of the road in the foreground is a field of brush, three tanks in front of a wooden building with a sign that says, "GARAGE", and three other buildings. The foreground is the dirt road.
Date: August 22, 1918

Follett Village Improvement Committee

Description: Photograph of the Follett Village Improvement Committee. In the front row, from left to right, is Stanley Love, Devona Gadberry, Dorothy Schoenhals and John Heil. In the back from left to right is Floyd Thiessen, Darlis Nace, Pam Chase and Charles Skeen. The men wear trousers, belts and button-up shirts, two of the shirts are striped. Two of the men wear watches. Ms. Gadberry wears trousers and a blue blouse and Ms. Schoenhals wears a teal dress. Two men and two women wear glasses, one man has a mustache.
Date: unknown

Four Hunters

Description: Photograph of four men at a hunting retreat. Each man wears a white shirt with high-wasted pants, three wear suspenders. All four wear hats, 3 have canteens and rifles, one holds a bow and arrow. All four also have cigars in their mouth. In front of them lie two dogs. They stand in front of a wooden hut with a sign that says "The Hunters Retreat". There are many trees in the background.
Date: unknown

Frankie McWhorter

Description: Photograph of a smiling Frankie McWhorter from the bust up. He wears a black, gray and white pearl-snap shirt with a white undershirt and a cowboy hat. Frankie McWhorter was a fiddler who played with Bob Wills and the Texas Playboys.
Date: unknown

[Front Porch Conversations Artwork]

Description: Photograph of an artwork titled "Front Porch Conversations," standing out-of-doors on a grassy plain. The piece is a made of reclaimed wood and has two hinged cabinets, a tall one above a metal piece on the right and a smaller cabinet braced by a turned-wood post. A series of red tobacco cans are lined up above the cabinet on the right.
Date: 2009~
Creator: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Girl in Dress with Bows and Tassels

Description: Photograph of a young woman in a dark dress. The dress is decorated elaborately with bows covering the bottom hem, bust, and cuffs of the sleeves. Around the thigh and knee areas on the dress are three tassels connected together through decorated loops on the dress. She is wearing dark stockings and white shoes with large bows. Her right hand is bent upwards towards her head. She stands on cloth and there is a fake backdrop behind her.
Date: unknown
Creator: Simington

[Girl with Doll]

Description: Photograph of a young girl, wearing a white dress and stockings, standing on a covered platform. She is holding a doll in her left arm and a small bottle for the doll in her right hand.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mugg, Kilo

Girls and Dolls

Description: Photograph of a row of eleven small girls all holding dolls. Every girl wears a dress, one girl wears a bonnet. One girl holds a nun doll. A grown woman in a dark print dress stands behind them with a microphone. Behind her is a tree and metal building.
Date: 1948

Girls and Dolls

Description: Photograph of nine small girls holding dolls. They are standing on a stage with a tree and a metal building behind it. Each girl wears a dress and one girl wears a bonnet. One girl holds a nun doll. Behind the girls on the right hand side of the photo is a smiling woman holding a microphone and wearing a dark print dress. In the foreground are the backs of two children's heads and the backside of a grown woman in a dark dress and feathered hat.
Date: 1948