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Collingsworth Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Collingsworth County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, blocks of land, cities, towns, oil wells, drilling locations, and railroads. A legend is included in the upper-left corner to depict drilling location, abandoned wells, dry holes, producing wells, and gas wells. Scale [ca. 1:160,000] (6000 varas to 1 1/4 of an inch).
Date: 1926
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Plainview

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of Plainview, Texas, showing populated areas, boundaries, water bodies, railroads, roads, landmarks, and a location diagram for NI 14-4. Relief shown by contours (interval 100 feet with supplementary contours at 500 foot intervals) and spot heights and includes a key, road classification, and quadrangle location diagrams. Scale 1:250,000
Date: 1955
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
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Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Texas Ranches Panhandle Section

Description: Survey map of large ranches in the Texas Panhandle region, including the name and/or the owner(s) of each ranch. Map also includes labeled counties, towns, rivers, creeks, and roads. Handwritten notes have been made to the map in pencil to denote the approximate acreage of a number of ranches.
Date: 1949
Creator: Williams, J. W. & Neal, A.D., Sr.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Amarillo

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of Amarillo, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing towns, roads, bodies of water, landmarks, and borders, with relief shown by contours (interval 100 feet with supplementary contours at 50 foot intervals) and spot heights. Scale 1:250,000
Date: 1954
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Location Info:
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Students at the Fresno school]

Description: Photograph of the teacher and students at the Fresno school in Collingsworth County, Texas. The students are posed in rows in front of the doorway of a building, probably the school. Girls are in a group on one side, boys on the other, with the teacher standing in the doorway between them. Students are unidentified, but the teacher is identified on the verso as Mr. Puckett.
Date: [190?]
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

Heritage, 2010, Volume 4

Description: Quarterly publication containing articles related to the preservation of historic artifacts and sites in Texas. Feature articles discuss various aspects of Texas history and heritage, often highlighting museums and collections within the state. Also included are book reviews, current preservation news, and a listing of historical museums in Texas.
Date: 2010
Creator: Texas Historical Foundation
Partner: Texas Historical Foundation

Valve for Toilet-Basins

Description: Patent for a valve for toilet basins which is specifically placed outside the bowl to prevent the operator's hands from becoming wet when discharging the contents of the bowl.
Date: January 14, 1913
Creator: Kelley, Robert W.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Wellington Volunteer Fire Department]

Description: Photograph of a group of men from the Wellington Volunteer Fire Department. They are standing outdoors next to two small fire engines that are parked in front of a garage. Two young boys are sitting in the back of the engine on the left side of the photograph. All of the men are wearing suits and hats, and facing towards the camera. Handwriting on the back of the photograph states the Fire Department was located on West Avenue, and an accompanying note identifies the fire engines as American LaFrance trucks.
Date: 1925
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Wellington Fire Department]

Description: Photograph of Wellington Offices and Fire Departments, on the corner of a small intersection. There is one small building pictured, with two garages for fire trucks. There are other small buildings across the street in the background.
Date: 1940
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Telephone operators]

Description: Photograph of four women operating telephones. They are all wearing dresses and have short haircuts. Handwriting on the back of the photograph identifies their names as Pearl Boverie Hendrick, Ruth Boone Fleming, Tina Thompson Hendrix, and Berniece Brickey.
Date: 1925
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[George Kelley Telephone Office]

Description: Photograph of the George Kelley Telephone Office. There is a man and a woman seated at a small table. The woman is wearing headphones and sitting in front of the telephone operations, and the man is writing on the table. The name of the telephone operator was Willie Payne.
Date: 1907/1910
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

Wellington High School, Wellington, Texas

Description: Photograph of the auditorium at Wellington High School in Wellington, Texas. The auditorium features wooden-backed seats with armrests. The stage curtains are partially open, revealing what appears to be a stage set. Windows are visible in the wall at the left, and a set of steps leads from the auditorium floor to the left side of the stage. Light fixtures are suspended from the ceiling throughout the room. A few wooden chairs are scattered in the area between the auditorium seats and the stage. The architect of this school building was Guy A. Carlander.
Date: February 1929
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

Wellington High School, sewing room-domestic arts

Description: Photograph of the domestic arts room at Wellington High School in Wellington, Texas. The room has a wooden floor and wooden cabinets containing doors and drawers of various sizes on one wall. Long wooden tables are arranged on one side of the room, with a row of desks on the other side. On the wall on the right is a blackboard. The architect for this school building was Guy A. Carlander.
Date: February 1929
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

Wellington High School corridor, second floor

Description: Photograph of a second floor corridor in the Wellington High School building in Wellington, Texas. Lockers are mounted on both sides of the hallway, and several doors are visible. Decorative brick covers the lower portion of the hallway walls. Ceiling-mounted light fixtures are spaced along the corridor. The architect for this building was Guy A. Carlander.
Date: February 1929
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

Wellington High School, Wellington, Texas

Description: Photograph of a science classroom in the Wellington High School building in Wellington, Texas. Single-piece student desks are attached to the floor. A larger desk is at the front of the room, partially covered by books and papers. A lab sink and faucet are at one end of the desk, and a lab burner is attached to a gas jet on the desk. To one side of the desk is a wooden barrel with a glass aquarium sitting upon it. Part of a wooden cabinet is visible at the front of the room. Behind the teacher's desk an open doorway leads into another room. A chalkboard is mounted at the front of the room, and against the wall to the right is a stand on which large paper documents are held. The architect for this school building was Guy A. Carlander.
Date: February 1929
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

Wellington High School, commercial department

Description: Photograph of a classroom in the Wellington High School building. Flat-topped wooden desks and matching chairs are arranged in the room, with a larger desk at the front, below a chalkboard. A second classroom is visible through windows in a partition separating the rooms. The architect for the building was Guy A. Carlander.
Date: March 12, 1929
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

Wellington High School, Wellington, Texas

Description: Photograph of a newly built high school in Wellington, Texas. The two-story brick building features Gothic-style stone ornamentation on the front fa├žade and parapet. Pointed arch windows are above and on either side of the entryway. The architect of the building was Guy A. Carlander.
Date: 1929
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

Wellington High School, auditorium, gym & stage combined

Description: Photograph of the auditorium/gymnasium at Wellington High School, looking from the floor of the auditorium toward the stage. Rows of wooden-backed seats with armrests face the stage. Light fixtures are suspended from the ceiling over the seating area. A movable partition and curtains are at the front of the stage area. A basketball hoop and backboard are visible at one end of the stage area. The architect of the building was Guy A. Carlander.
Date: February 1929
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

[Fresno Basketball Team

Description: Photograph of the girls Fresno Basketball team. They are pictured outdoors near the wall of a building. Handwriting on the back of the photograph identifies the two girls in the front row and three of the girls in the back row.
Date: 1927
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum