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[Group Photo Outside a Home]

Description: Group portrait of the Bosley family in front of their home in Palo Pinto County by Buck Creek. The house has a wooden shingled roof and two stone chimneys at either end. On the porch is a bed with two quilted pillows on it that are decorated with large stars. In the group there are two men, three women, four children and one baby. Identification provided by the donor of these items is as follows: left to right- Aunt Alice, Uncle Sam, unknown, Uncle Ed, Grandpa Methias "Sy", Uncle Pete, Uncle Rob, "Dad," John, Uncle Baker, Grandma Amanda
Date: unknown
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Bumper sticker for John Connally for Governor]

Description: Bumper sticker endorsing John B. Connally for Governor. "John" is written inside a star on a blue background with a check-mark under his name. The overall color scheme is red, white, and blue.
Date: unknown
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Bumper sticker for the re-election of Senator Ralph Yarborough]

Description: Bumper sticker with red and white text on dark blue background supporting a second term for Ralph Yarborough in the U.S. Senate. The top line reads, "Vote Texan - Vote Democratic - Vote Ralph."
Date: 1964
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Winnie Freeman in Front of a Window]

Description: Photograph of elder Martha Winnifred "Winnie" Drew Freeman. She has greying hair and wears eyeglasses and a gingham dress. A wooden building and two windows are visible behind her.
Date: 1930~
Creator: Studers
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Portrait of Nancy Jane Maxwell]

Description: Portrait of elderly Nancy Jane Maxwell in a portrait studio. She wears wire-rimmed eyeglasses and a dark dress with a linen collar.
Date: 1947
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Photograph of Thurman Maxwell Smiling]

Description: Photograph of Thurman Maxwell smiling into the camera. He is wearing a lightly-hued buttoned shirt. The wall behind him bears a marble pattern.
Date: 1922~
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Verda Freeman at the Gatesville High School Graduation]

Description: Photograph of Verda Freeman standing outdoors wearing a dress and high heeled shoes while holding a rolled diploma. A pasted caption reads: "What a big moment,".
Date: August 1929
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Abner and Sarah Davis Standing by a House]

Description: Photograph of Abner and Sarah Davis standing together near the porch of a house. Abner has a bushy mustache and is wearing a coat and trousers. Sarah is a larger woman wearing a pale dress and apron.
Date: 1930
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Portrait of Arthur and Malana Martin]

Description: Photograph of Arthur and Malana Martin posing together in a portrait studio. Arthur is wearing a pinstripe suit and has a greying beard and mustache. Malana is wearing a white blouse and dark skirt.
Date: July 4, 1905
Creator: Crossley, Mrs. M. V.
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Nora and Margie Gibbs]

Description: Photograph of sisters Nora and Margie Gibbs standing behind a short stool. Both are wearing plain white dresses and have their hair pulled into two small buns on the sides of their heads.
Date: 1906~
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[People Standing in a Yard by Two Houses]

Description: Photograph of a group of people standing together in front of two wooden houses. An elderly woman, Frances Elizabeth Miller Gibbs, stands to the left, while two young women, Billie Catherine Courtney and Mary Eileen Courtney, stand in front of a adult woman, Nora Gibbs McKay, in the center. A man, Neal McKay, stands to the right.
Date: 1938~
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Alex and Winnie Freeman Standing by Trees]

Description: Photograph of Alex and Winnie Freeman standing together in front of a pair of small trees on a prairie field. Winnie wears a white dress while Alex wears a dark suit and hat.
Date: 1917~
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Alexander Freeman Wearing a Hat and Overalls]

Description: Portrait of elder Alexander Freeman outdoors while wearing a dark hat, buttoned shirt, and overalls. He is squinting and looking off-camera to the left.
Date: 1930~
Creator: Studers
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Maxwell Family Members with Musical Instruments]

Description: Copy print photograph of members of the Maxwell family together in a fenced-in yard. Thurman, Herman, and Raymond Maxwell kneel while respectively holding a violin and two guitars. A young girl, Gladys Maxwell, is dressed in a white dress and hat and stands between Thurman and Herman. A young boy with a guitar sits on Raymond's knee. Houses are visible in the background.
Date: 1930
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Thurman and Herman Maxwell with Guitars]

Description: Photograph of twins Thurman and Herman Maxwell standing behind a car and playing acoustic guitars. Both men are wearing dark suits.
Date: 1937
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Mary Grantham Barlow and Nancy Grantham Freeman at Depot in Ireland, Texas]

Description: Photograph of sisters Mary Grantham Barlow and Nancy Grantham Freeman standing in front of the brick Ireland Depot in Ireland, Texas. They are older women wearing dark dresses and hats while carrying suitcases. A young boy peers out from an alleyway in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Photograph of Maxwell Brothers]

Description: Photograph of the Maxwell brothers posing together. Thurman and Joe stand together above Herman, Bill, and U. D. The men are all bald and wear suits and serious expressions. They all are wearing eyeglasses except for Herman.
Date: 1963
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Photograph of Maxwell Brothers Wearing Hats]

Description: Photograph of the Maxwell brothers posing together. Thurman and Joe stand together above Herman, Bill, and U. D. The men are all wearing suits, hats, and big smiles. All but Herman are wearing eyeglasses.
Date: 1963
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Thurman and Verda Maxwell Street Scene]

Description: Photograph of middle aged couple Thurman and Verda Maxwell walking together down a populated sidewalk. Thurman wears a hat, glasses, and an unbuttoned suit. Vera wears a pillbox hat and dress while carrying a cylindrical bag. Behind the couple, businesses are visible. A handwritten note at the top of the photo says "Street Picture in Waco."
Date: 1953
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Judy Helton and Mary Newton Riding a Pony]

Description: Photograph of children Judy Lynn Helton and Mary Catherine Newton sitting together on a pony that is standing on a sidewalk. The girls are wearing children's cowboy hats, bandanas, and chaps. The pony was a "traveling pony" that made rounds in Oak Cliff, Texas.
Date: 1953~
Location Info:
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Old Woman in a Rocking Chair Beside a House]

Description: Photograph of an elderly woman, identified as Narcissus Keen Maxwell, wearing a black dress sitting in a rocking chair beside a wooden house. The house is raised from the ground via stacks of stones. A barbed wire fence covers the foreground.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Laura Mary Burgess Weyant Album]

Description: Album containing photographs of a mustached man wearing a suit and bow tie, a girl wearing a dark dress, a mustached man wearing a dark suit, and a woman with her hair in a bun. A folder labeled "The Presidents" is attached to the inner back cover. The album is made of brown leather with golden scroll-work and has two metal latches attached to its surface.
Date: 1883~
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

George Schmidt's Psaligraphic Album

Description: Album containing a series of scenes that are presented as silhouettes. The album is bound in brown leather and has a metallic closure.
Date: 1860~
Creator: Schmidt, George
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis