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[Up from the Ruins Artwork]

Description: Photograph of an artwork titled "Up from the Ruins," standing out-of-doors on a grassy plain. The piece is a tall wooden cabinet with a point at the top; it has light-colored wood around the outside with lighter wood inset to create the cabinet portion. There are five linoleum and wallpaper designs reclaimed from a farmhouse displayed in the cabinet windows.
Date: 2009~
Creator: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Item Type: Image

[Up from the Ruins Description]

Description: Artist statement describing the background of the creation of a story cabinet titled "Up from the Ruins" and the history of the reclaimed materials that were used to make it.
Date: 2009~
Creator: Ricketts, Doug
Item Type: Text

[Vehicles and a Damaged Building After a Tornado]

Description: Photograph of a damaged two-story building after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas tornado. In front of the building is a trailer and large pole with a wire going to the ground. There are two old cars and an old truck on the left side of the frame; in the foreground is a dirt road that leads to the building.
Date: April 9, 1947
Item Type: Photograph

Verda Laubhan Harper

Description: Photograph of a smiling Verda Laubhan Harper. She is sitting on a leather and metal couch holding a framed painting. The painting depicts a country home and wagon with a young girl feeding ducks and chickens. Ms. Harper wears a white blouse and hair is short. Behind her are bookshelves with books and magazines on them. There is a framed painting in the upper right-hand corner of the frame.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

View of Higgins, Texas in 1905

Description: Black and white photograph looking down on town of Higgins, Texas. In foreground is a railroad yard with boxcar and two human figures. Behind them is the town with several buildings including homes, businesses, and a church.
Date: 1905
Creator: Julian Born
Item Type: Photograph

View of Higgins, Texas in 1905

Description: Photograph looking down on town of Higgins, Texas. In the foreground are two railroad tracks. Behind them is a view of Higgins depicting streets and several buildings. Behind that is open plains. Written on bottom of print is, "Higgins, TEXAS 1905".
Date: 1905
Creator: Julian Born
Item Type: Photograph

View of Higgins, Texas in 1905

Description: Photograph looking down on town of Higgins, Texas. In foreground is a railroad yard with boxcar. Behind that is the town with several buildings including homes, businesses, and a church. Written at the bottom of the print is, "Higgins.TEX 1905"
Date: 1905
Creator: Julian Born
Item Type: Photograph

View of Higgins, Texas in 1905

Description: Photograph of street scene in Higgins, Texas in 1905. Depicted are several buildings lining a wide dirt road. In-between are many horse-drawn wagons and some people, including a man on a ladder in the foreground.
Date: 1905
Creator: Julian Born
Item Type: Photograph

View of Town in Beaver County, Oklahoma

Description: Photograph of church or school building and other white buildings, dirt road throughout with horses and groups of people. Labeled through center of photo is "Looking west at sunset, Beaver-Co., Okla." The S's are backwards.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Walking Cowboy

Description: Photograph of a cowboy walking on the right side of the frame. He is wearing a jacket and cowboy hat. He may be planting something. In the background behind him is a corral. In the foreground is dirt with cow manure.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Walt Speyer Outside Sod House

Description: Photograph of Walt Speyer sitting outside of his sod home, also known as a "dugout". The home is on the right side of the photograph and on the left side are two dark horses. Walt Speyer is dressed in pants, a light-colored shirt, and a hat. Written on the photograph at the top is, "Pioneer Days in Beaver County". Underlined is, "Walt Speyers". Written on the door to his house is, "1903", and written across the bottom is, "Daddy as a bachelor".
Date: 1903
Item Type: Photograph

[War Years Artwork]

Description: Photograph of an artwork titled "War Years," standing out-of-doors on a grassy plain. The piece is a tall wooden cabinet that is wider at the bottom than the top and has various kinds of decorative wood paneling in different colors. Four windows near the top display large images and a series of seven smaller images are displayed underneath, down the center of cabinet.
Date: 2009~
Creator: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Item Type: Image

[War Years Description]

Description: Artist statement describing the background of the creation of a story cabinet titled "War Years" and the history of the reclaimed materials that were used to make it.
Date: 2009~
Creator: Ricketts, Doug
Item Type: Text

Wheat Display at Fair

Description: Photograph of a fair display. Depicted beneath and in-between streamers are piles of good and bad seeds, milling, flour and bread. The labels on the back row read, from left to right, "Seed Approved Quality, Good Milling Quality, Good Flour, and Light Fluffy". The front row, from left to right, reads, "Seed, Undesirable Quality, Inferior Flour, and Soggy-Heavy." In front these piles is a lable reading "Booker". At the bottom, written in pen, are the words "Our Fair in Lipscomb KB".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Wheat Thresher with Crew

Description: Photograph of wheat thresher in foreground and pile of cut wheat in background with workers and young boy in-between. Photo is cut from magazine and taped onto cardboard backing.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Wheat Threshing Crew

Description: Photograph of threshing crew, horse drawn wagons, workers, and smoke coming from the thresher all in a cut field of wheat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Wolf Creek Museum Military Scrapbook]

Description: Book containing photographs, newspaper clippings, and documents pertaining to military veterans of Lipscomb County, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Item Type: Book

[Woman in American Indian Garb]

Description: Photograph of a woman wearing American Indian garb, including a feather headdress, bead necklaces, ornate belts, and leather frill on the clothing. She is standing next to a wire chair in front of a painted backdrop of windows and drapes.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mugg, Kilo
Item Type: Photograph

Woman in Dress and Military Hat

Description: Studio photograph of a young woman in a dark dress with puffy sleeves. She has short, dark, curly hair and is wearing a military hat. She is also wearing a crystal necklace and dark lipstick.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Woman Smiling

Description: Photograph of a young smiling woman standing in front of a porch. She is wearing a light colored dress with an ornament hanging from the waist, a pearl necklace and a headband.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Woman With Deer

Description: Photograph of Kate Blau kneeling and feeding a small deer. In the background is grass, a fence, and a house. Typed on the top border is the date, " JUN 60"
Date: June 1960
Item Type: Photograph

[Woman with Dog]

Description: Photograph of a woman, wearing a dark bonnet, seated on a dark rug by a black and white dog. The two are seated in front of a backdrop of draping fabric over a wall with paintings and a flowerpot.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mugg, Kilo
Item Type: Photograph

Woman with Embroidered Jacket

Description: Studio photograph of an unidentified woman. Her hair is parted in the center of her head and pulled back. She wears a high-collared shirt with a ribbon wrapped around the neck and a dark jacket with jeweled embroidery.
Date: unknown
Creator: Papineau's, A.
Item Type: Photograph

[Women at Creekside]

Description: Photograph of two women, wearing dresses, standing next to a creek with a very forested creek bed.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mugg, Kilo
Item Type: Photograph