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[Employees at hair salon]

Description: Photograph of three women and one man standing behind barber chairs in a beauty parlor. A fourth woman stands off to the right of the photo behind a cash register.
Date: [1950..1959]
Creator: Williams, Byrd, III
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

United States - East coast, Gulf of Maine and Georges Bank.

Description: Map shows shoreline detail and off-coast navigational details, fishing grounds, ship wrecks, and shoals. Includes navigational compasses, general explanation, current diagram, and cautions. Relief shown by spot heights. Depths shown by isolines and soundings. Scale [1:500,000].
Date: 1959
Creator: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Polk Street Bridge, Richardson, Texas

Description: Polk Street, looking east from the bridge over the Floyd Branch of Cottonwood Creek, just east of the intersection with Sherman Street. To the back, on the right/south side of Polk Street, is the North Texas Lumber Co. building, Central St., then the Houston & Texas Central Railroad. A Southern Pacific boxcar is on the railroad, with an open, flatbed truck in front of it. A truck is partially visible on Central Street. Polk Street is blacktop with grass growing up to the street.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library

O.G. Lewis

Description: Photo of man with glasses dressed in suit. Photo of O.G. Lewis, a mason in Van Horn, TX.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

[Jack Hines and marionette]

Description: Photograph of Jack Hines controlling a marionette puppet, posing in front of a blank white backdrop. He is wearing a suit with a bolero jacket and ice skates. The puppet is dressed as a female ice skater with a feathered costume.
Date: [1950..1959]
Creator: Williams, Byrd, III
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Charles Bigey portrait]

Description: Photograph of Charles Bigey posing in front of a blank white background; he is wearing only briefs, and flexing his muscles.
Date: [1950..1959]
Creator: Williams, Byrd, III
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Photograph of 1959 Board of Trustees]

Description: Photograph of the 1959 Abilene Christian University Board of Trustees as taken from the Prickly Pear yearbook of that same year (page 21). In front of the table, becomes back row: Ross Walker, Clyde Echols, Louie Welch, J.P. Gibson, J.H. Richards, A.L. Burden, B. Sherrod, E.V. Mitchell, A.C. Scott, W.B. Cayce, R.G. Meggs, J.W. Watson, B.F. Morrow, S.A. Bacon, A.B. Banowsky, J.B. Collins, Chester Collins, and Willard Paine. Sitting behind table: Grady Acuff, M.M. Haws, J.C. Rigney, James L. Daniel, Chester Kenley, and W.C. Rigney. Middle row: L.M. McGee, Truvis Campbell, Otto Soebee, John Lawrence, and Marvin Carlile.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Ballad Sheet with Four Songs' Lyrics]

Description: Ballad sheet with the names and lyrics of four different songs printed in purple ink: "On Top of Old Baldy, R. A. Fight Song, The Dog's Song, Ting-A-Ling."
Date: [1955..1959]
Item Type: Script
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum

[Ferry Boat "Caroni"]

Description: Photograph of a ferry boat named "Caroni" in a dry dock decorated with pennants. There is a truck and a worker in the foreground. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 620, Ferry Boat "Caroni", Built for Compania Anonime De Transportes, Completed 1-30-60, 200'x50'x11."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Drilling Barge "Don McMahon"]

Description: Photograph of the submersible inland drilling barge named "Don McMahon" being pulled by two tug boats. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 614, Submersible inland drilling barge, 'Don McMahon', Built for McNisco, Inc., Completed 5-5-59, 188'x50'x12'."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Drilling Barge Slay]

Description: Photograph of a large drilling barge being towed by two tug boats in open water. Painted on the side of the barge is, "Wheless Drilling Company Drilling Barge Slay."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Drilling Barge "Don McMahon"]

Description: Photograph of the submersible inland drilling barge named "Don McMahon". Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 614, Submersible inland drilling barge, 'Don McMahon', Built for McNisco, Inc., Completed 5-5-59, 188'x50'x12'."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Drilling Barge Slay]

Description: Photograph of a large drilling barge being towed by two tug boats in open water. Painted on the side of the barge is, "Wheless Drilling Company Drilling Barge Slay." Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 615, Inland Drill Rig 'Slay', Built for Wheless Drilling Co., Completed 7-10-59, 175'x46'x12'."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Nixon-Willitt Wedding #5]

Description: Bridal party standing around decorated table, with bride and groom
Date: 1950 - 1959
Creator: Blewitt, William
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

[Pete Burnside winds up for a pitch]

Description: Photograph of Detroit Tigers pitcher, Pete Burnside. Burnside was a Major League Baseball pitcher active between 1955 and 1963. He pitched for the Detroit Tigers in the 1959 and 1960 seasons.
Date: 1959
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Photo of Silver King]

Description: Photograph of painting of horse, Silver King. The painting is by Orren Mixer. The horse is perfectly manicured and depicted in a flat pastoral scene with trees and a winding creek.
Date: [1959..]
Creator: Mixer, Orren
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections