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[A. L. Mills with Buffaloes in Childress Fair Park 1960's]

Description: Photograph of a man, A. L. Mills, looking at a mother buffalo and her calf through a wire fence. The man is wearing a coat and has his hands in his pockets. Both the buffaloes and the man are faced towards each other. There are leafless tress in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

[At the Sawmill]

Description: Copy negative of a scene at a sawmill. Men stand in front of an uncompleted shed with many animals. Most of the men are unidentified, but one of them is Arthur Ford.
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Sawmill]

Description: Copy negative of a scene at a sawmill. Animals pull carts of logs. In the background, a shed and stacks are visible. Arthur Ford is standing to the far right.
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Grandparents and Grandchildren]

Description: Copy negative of an old man and old woman sitting in chairs outside. The woman has a young child on her lap, and a girl stands behind the man's chair. A horse is visible in the background.
Date: [1980..1990]
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Jethro Holmes and His Ox]

Description: Photograph of Jethro Holmes and his ox at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Jethro wears a denim shirt and denim pants, a blue bow tie and a cowboy hat. He leans on his black ox, surrounded by a bed of straw.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Oxen Hauling Cotton to Market

Description: Black and white copy print of an ox-drawn wagon transporting cotton to market. Two men, identified as Hans Rasmussen and Ernest Recane, are riding atop the wagon and steering the oxen. Behind them is a two-story building with a veranda upstairs. A sign affixed to a beam of the building reads, "Photo Gallery."
Date: 1911
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Photogtraph of Man Plowing Sod with Team of Oxen]

Description: Copy print of a black and white photograph of an unidentified man plowing a field with a team of three oxen. The oxen are harnessed together and pulling the plow with chains. According to accompanying information, the photograph was taken west of Danevang, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Larsen, Jeanette
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Lauritsen Family Deer]

Description: Photograph of the Lauritsen family deer wearing a collar. His head is turned to the right, looking in that direction. Accompanying information indicates the deer's name is Buck, he was born in 1967, and pictured at the A. P. Lauritsen farm home. There are three small cats behind the deer. In the back, off to the left, there is a single-story structure, possibly a shed, surrounded by a few trees.
Date: June 28, 2007
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Danish Newspaper Article]

Description: Danish newspaper article written about Andrew Jensen's visit to Svendborg, Denmark. According to accompanying information, Jensen has lived in Texas for forty-seven years, and he explains his thoughts on that period in the article. There is a photograph of Jensen with the article.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Camping at the Bay

Description: Copy negative of three men plucking game birds while camping at Palacios Bay in Texas. Two men are standing; one is holding a pile of guns and the other is cooking. The third man is sitting. Tools and supplies are visible around the camp. Two mules are standing next to a covered wagon.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Close-Up of Leaves]

Description: Photograph of leaves on a bush somewhere in Texas. An out of focus deer is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries

Women on Lawn

Description: Copy negative of two images. The picture on the left is of two women on a yard wearing dresses. One of them is kneeling down petting a dog. In the background a house is partially visible as well as trees. The image on the right is of a woman wearing a dress with an umbrella. In the background there are bushes and a stone wall.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Family with Horse

Description: Copy negative of two images, on the top image two older man are sitting down on wooden chairs on the porch of a house. They are wearing country like clothing, including boots, tight pants, vests, and hats. In the image below a man, young girl and a woman are standing side by side behind a fence. The man is wearing slacks with a light longs sleeve shirt and a hat, the girl is wearing a light dress and the woman is wearing a blouse with a long skirt. In the background there is a horse and also a fence is seen going all around them.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of a Deer]

Description: Photograph of a deer walking in front of trees somewhere in Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries

Man Feeding Chickens

Description: Copy negative of a man and two toddlers feeding a flock of chicken. The man is wearing slacks a shirt and a hat. The two young children are wearing light clothes and one of them is wearing a hat. In the background there are barns, a chicken wire fence, a wooden fence and a couple of trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Man with Snakes

Description: Copy negative portrait of a man holding two snakes while sitting in a chair. He is wearing a suit and hat. The photograph was taken by a photographer with Rodden Studio.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Lambs at Liquid Feeder

Description: Copy negative of a bunch of sheep feeding from a liquid feeder on what seems to be a farm.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from H. M. and J. Bouldin to George W. Wade, April 12, 1868]

Description: Letter from H. M. Bouldin to George W. Wade discussing work, chickens, the railroad, and other news. He mentions that George is currently unemployed. J. Bouldin wrote a note to her sister on the back saying that she will write soon. She mentions that Jennie bought a new hat, and she had her old one fixed up.
Date: April 12, 1868
Creator: Bouldin, H. M. & Bouldin, J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center

Colonel Calvin Hughes

Description: Elderly man with beard and in hat standing in barn with a steer.
Date: March 9, 1949
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Buffalo on Blackburn Ranch

Description: Photograph of a buffalo on Blackburn Ranch. In the background, there is a barbed-wire fence and trees.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Hogs

Description: Copy negative of hogs feeding. There are two images, the one of the left is of a single hog by a wired fence. The second image is of three hogs crowded together eating, while a man stands in the background wearing slacks with a shirt and a hat. "It Pays to Raise Only the Best Hogs." is written on the bottom of the picture.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Buffalo on Blackburn Ranch

Description: Photograph of a buffalo drinking from a pond on Blackburn Ranch. In the background, there are trees.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library