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[Marfa's Private School, 1905]

Description: Photograph of school children in April 1905. They are outside the school building in Marfa, Texas. The teachers, Elena Lopez and her sister Fe Lopez, stand in the doorway. Written on the blackboard in the photo, "Marfa's Private School, April 6, 1905"
Date: April 6, 1905
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Public School in Pettus

Description: Photograph of public school in Pettus. In 1892 this one-room schoolhouse, 18’ by 24’, was built in Pettus. It had two windows on the north side and two windows on the south. The boards on the inside of the east end were painted black to be used for a blackboard. The only door was to the west. The benches were home-made and the children brought their own lunches and water to drink. Miss Evelyn Hardeman was the first teacher and she had 13 students in grades first through fourth. As the community continued to grow the school was classified as a third-class high school in 1912. In 1917 or 1918, a stucco school building was erected.
Date: unknown
Partner: Bee County Historical Commission

[Photograph of Students]

Description: Photograph of a group of students standing outside and leaning on a wire fence. Behind the students there is a set of bleachers and a tree and on the back of the photograph "APR 1940" and "R 5 8" is printed.
Date: April 1940
Partner: Westbank Community Library District

[Students Having Lunch Outside]

Description: Photograph of Eanes Rock School House students about to eat lunch outside. The children are lined up and looking towards the camera and in the background of the shot there are trees. On the back of the photograph, "R58" is printed as well as "APR 1940".
Date: April 1940
Creator: Eanes Rock School House
Partner: Westbank Community Library District

[Graduating Class]

Description: Photograph of a large group of people sitting in several rows of chairs in front of a stage in what appears to by a gymnasium; the men are wearing dark suits and ties and the women are wearing light-colored dresses and holding flowers. In the center a man and a woman are seated in chairs in front of a piano and there is a large photograph of a river hanging on the stage above them, an American flag hanging on the wall on the far left side, and several plants on both sides.
Date: May 31, 1923
Creator: Farmer
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Longview School Graduation]

Description: Photograph of the 1926 sixth grade graduating class of Longview School in Longview, Texas. The students are standing on the steps outside a brick building. The young women are wearing white, ruffled dresses, and the young men are wearing suits.
Date: 1926
Partner: Longview Public Library

Lino Campos

Description: This is a research paper written by Irma Espinosa for an American History Class at Marfa High School in 1975. It is a biography of Lino Campos, born in 1894.
Date: 1975
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Felipe Carrasco

Description: Research paper by Rolando Ontineros, done for an American History class at Marfa high School in 1967. The paper tells the story of Felipe Carrasco and the places he lived and worked.
Date: 1967
Creator: Ontineros, Rolando
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Students at the Capitol

Description: Copy negative of a group of YMCA students visiting the state capitol, they are sitting down on chairs behind wooden desks and one of them is standing and it seems he is reading aloud off a paper.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men in Blacksmith Shop

Description: Copy negative of a group of students at a blacksmith shop at Texas A&M. The students at the shop are all working, using a variety of tools such as anvils, furnaces and using tongs to handle coal. "Students at work in Blacksmith Shop" is written on the bottom of the picture.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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