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Wheat Display at Fair

Description: Photograph of a fair display. Depicted beneath and in-between streamers are piles of good and bad seeds, milling, flour and bread. The labels on the back row read, from left to right, "Seed Approved Quality, Good Milling Quality, Good Flour, and Light Fluffy". The front row, from left to right, reads, "Seed, Undesirable Quality, Inferior Flour, and Soggy-Heavy." In front these piles is a lable reading "Booker". At the bottom, written in pen, are the words "Our Fair in Lipscomb KB".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

[Harvesting wheat on Hamlyn Morgan Farm, east of Lewisville]

Description: Black and white (faded) of harvesting wheat on Hamlyn Morgan Farm, located east of Lewisville, near Herbon. Back view of Combine in the crop field. Taken and collected by H.F.Browder, former County Agent, Denton County.
Date: c. 1920
Creator: Browder, H. F.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum

Grain Harvesting

Description: Copy negative of Joe Monroe, Dave Poindexter, Will, Fred and Otto McKinley harvesting grain. The farmers are all wearing hats and standing on piles of grain stacked onto horse-drawn wagons.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Harvesting wheat on Hamlyn Morgan Farm, east of Lewisville]

Description: Black and white (faded) of harvesting wheat on Hamlyn Morgan Farm, located east of Lewisville, near Hebron. Front view of Combine with tractor. Two men are operating the combine. Taken and collected by H.F.Browder, former County Agent, Denton County.
Date: c. 1920
Creator: Browder, H. F.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum

Man in Field; Woman in Field

Description: 1 copy negative of 2 images. The first shows Herman McDaniel in a wheat field. The second shows Thelma Graves McDaniel in a wheat field. The field is located in Abilene, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Threshing Machine Crew

Description: Copy negative of Earl Wallace, a threshing machine and a threshing machine crew. There are about twenty men in all, most wearing hats and overalls and holding tools. They are standing on or near the thresher. In the background are tall trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Grist Mill at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of man operating a gristmill at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The man pours grain into the top of the gristmill so that it can be refined into flour. Festival participants watch the demonstration from the grassy area around the gristmill.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Wheat Harvest

Description: Photograph of a woman driving a tractor used for wheat harvesting. There are other laborers and a dog behind the tractor. The scene is surrounded by a wheat field.
Date: unknown
Creator: Samarjian Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, October 30, 1864]

Description: Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his wife, Junia Roberts Osterhout, discussing his time traveling with his oxen wagon. He and his companion, Jo, have had difficulties keeping the oxen in line and have been searching for the ones that have run off. On the route he has taken, he noticed a lot of cotton making its way to Mexico. He was asking around for the price of a bushel of wheat and because of the missing oxen, he was unable to purchase as much as he had planned. He closed his letter by telling her he would be unable to return home until December.
Date: October 30, 1864
Creator: Osterhout, John Patterson
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Austin College

[Wheat cutting crew]

Description: Crew (possibly Womack Brothers) of several men and young boys posing for picture in wheat field. One man on horseback, one man riding in buggy driven by team of mules,seven young boys and two men standing in front of thresher, one man riding wagon behind thresher. The thresher appears to be pulled by team of eight mules.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

[Photograph of a Threshing Machine]

Description: Photograph of a threshing machine. It is in a field and at the front of the machine is a covered portion for the operator to stand. There are two men beneath the covered portion. On the back are the words "Property of Ira W. Wilke, 2201 Quarry Road, Austin, Texas, 103. Old style grain threshing machine. Steam generated in boiler heated with wood."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Letter from Paul Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout, November 24, 1875]

Description: Letter from Paul Osterhout to his father, John Patterson Osterhout. He wrote to his father at the request of his mother. He updated his father on the status of their land, animals, and the family's health. The letter ended with the news that a man named Ed had been stabbed, but was alive.
Date: November 24, 1875
Creator: Osterhout, Paul
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Austin College

[Wheat Harvest at Ford Farm]

Description: Photograph of combines harvesting wheat at Frank Ford, Sr.'s farm in Deaf Smith County, TX.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bradly, Bill
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Deaf Smith County Library

[Irrigation Farming]

Description: Photograph of ditch and row irrigation on a farm in Deaf Smith County, TX.
Date: 1975
Creator: Bradly, Bill
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Deaf Smith County Library

[Wheat Field]

Description: Photograph of a farm in Deaf Smith County, Texas, with a wheat field on the right.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bradly, Bill
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Deaf Smith County Library

[Wheat Harvest at the Brown Farm]

Description: Photograph of Tommy Brown, Linda Brown, Eldred Brown, Maxine Brown, Floyd Brown, Dennis Brown, Elzora Brown, Sammy Brown, Roger Brown, Neal Smith, Earl Brown, and Earnest Brown standing in front of combines during the wheat harvest on the N. A. Brown family farm in Deaf Smith County, Texas.
Date: 1975
Creator: Bradly, Bill
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Deaf Smith County Library

[Wheat Harvest at Ford Farm]

Description: Photograph of a group of workers standing in front of a combine during the wheat harvest at Frank Ford, Sr.'s farm in Deaf Smith County, TX.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bradly, Bill
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Deaf Smith County Library

[Wheat Harvest at Ford Farm]

Description: Photograph of combines harvesting wheat at Frank Ford, Sr.'s farm in Deaf Smith County, TX.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bradly, Bill
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Deaf Smith County Library

[Wheat Harvest at the Brown Farm]

Description: Photograph of Tommy Brown, Linda Brown, Eldred Brown, Maxine Brown, Floyd Brown, Dennis Brown, Elzora Brown, Sammy Brown, Roger Brown, Neal Smith, Earl Brown, and Earnest Brown standing in front of combines during the wheat harvest on the N. A. Brown family farm in Deaf Smith County, Texas.
Date: 1975
Creator: Bradly, Bill
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Deaf Smith County Library