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[The Best Courts in Childress, Texas]

Description: Photograph of Best Courts in Childress, Texas. The tourist court is located on the corner of an intersection and stands next to residential homes. The tourist court is labeled with several signs.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

Lipscomb County Fair

Description: Aerial photograph of the Lipscomb County Fair. There are three dirt roads. Parked along two of the roads are very many cars, trucks, and commercial trucks. There is a large domed building in the center of the fairgrounds. Along the bottom road are a few houses with trees. Wolf Creek is in the top right corner. In the top left corner is Paines Service Station. Written on the left border is, "Wolf Creek", on the top border is, "Lipscomb County Fair. 1948.", and along the right border is, "Paines Service Station."
Date: 1948
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Armistice Day Parade, Orange, Texas

Description: Photograph of an Armistice Day Parade in Orange, Texas. There is a large crowd holding a large American flag. In the bottom right hand corner is a tin roof and on the left hand side is a building under construction and a telephone pole. Written across the top is, "Nov. 11th 1918 Orange Tex".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Aerial View of South Booker

Description: Aeiral view photograph of South Booker, Texas. There are five dirt roads and at least nine buildings along the roads. Stretching on into the background is a long expanse of flat land.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

[Photograph of a Bombed German City]

Description: Photograph of a German city with damaged buildings. The photo is taken from an elevated structure and focuses down a road. Buildings on either side of the road show signs of bombing damage.
Date: 1942~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

Old Bancroft Building in Orange, Texas

Description: Photograph of the old Bancroft in Orange, Texas. The building is two-stories tall and there is a crowd of people gathered around it. There are people above the awning hanging a banner and a man in a suit and tall hat is walking on the right side of the frame. In the foreground are people's shadows.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

E.W. and Carl Bancroft

Description: Photograph of E.W. Bancroft and his son, Carl M. Bancroft standing on a grassy curb in front of an old automobile. E.W. Bancroft is wearing a dark suit with a vest, necktie and hat. Carl Bancroft is wearing a navy uniform with a hat. Behind the car are telephone poles and wires, a tree and a house.
Date: December 1917
Creator: Fox Company
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Photograph of Road and Buildings]

Description: Photograph of a road and the surrounding area as seen from an elevated structure. Groups of people can be seen on the road. A field is visible in the lower left corner. Wood and stone buildings can be seen in the top corners.
Date: 1942~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Camp Lejeune Headquarters]

Description: Photograph of the road leading up to the camp headquarters at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, and the building itself. It is two-story brick building with two wings and a bell tower. An American flag flies in front of the building.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Photograph of Heavily Damaged Buildings]

Description: Photograph of a group of partially destroyed buildings beside a cobblestone road. Single- and multistory- buildings are missing their roofs and some walls. People can be seen standing along the side of the road. Snow dusts the area around the buildings.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Clay Street in Nocona Texas]

Description: Photograph of North Clay Street in Nocona, Texas. There is a hardware and furniture store on the left as well as a grocery store. The road in front of the shopping center is not paved.
Date: unknown
Creator: Kiser Photo
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Destroyed Hurley Building in Ft. Worth, Texas

Description: Photograph of the Hurley Building in Ft. Worth, Texas on fire and crumbling. The building was several stories tall and is surrounded by large piles of debris and telephone wires. Two strong streams of water on directed at building. There are other buildings and a church on the surrounding streets.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Worth Hotel in Ft. Worth, Texas in 1905

Description: Photograph of the Worth Hotel in Ft. Worth, Texas. The buiding is five stories tall with arched windows and awnings and a store with display windows on the bottom floor. The sign in front of the store reads, "August's" and a sign further down the sidewalk reads, "Hotel Worth". In the foreground are telephone poles and wires.
Date: 1905
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Aerial View of Harlingen]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of Harlingen, Texas, looking south at intersection of the US77 bypass and Morgan Blvd. Coronado Village and the site for the Bonham store are visible in the right foreground.
Date: 1941
Creator: Purnell Commerical Photos
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Collins Family]

Description: Copy negative of the Collins family standing on the side of the road in Bulah. They are, from left to right: Hez Collins, Bud Collins, Sis Connell, Liz Jones, Henry Jones, and Charlie Collins.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Jacksonville Main Street, 1926]

Description: Copy negative of Jacksonville's main street looking south from S. Main and Commerce Streets intersection in 1926. The building on the left is the First National Bank Building. The Whitaker Drug Store, the Palace Barber Shop, the three-story Templeton Building, Bounds and Pearson Dry Goods, Thad Ray Dry Goods, Bando's Candy Kitchen, Toggery Shoppe, Robertson Plumbing Co., Wenatchee Hotel and Cafe, and the Texas Bank and Trust stand on the same side. On the right side of the street are L. E. Frank Dry Goods, Western Union, George L. Barber Grocery, M. L. Earle Insurance, the Jacksonville City Band Hall housed in the same building as the Barber's Grocery, Deason Grocery, M System Grocery on the corner in the Devereux building, and the Opera House and dance studio on the second story of the Devereux building. The trees on the right are in City Park.
Date: December 5, 1987
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Crossroads and oil derrick]

Description: Aerial photograph of Orange, Texas. There are multiple industrial buildings next to a body of water. The Green Ave. bridge is in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: B.A. Lang
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Soldiers at a Road Block]

Description: Photograph of soldiers identified as Brown, Tuvra, and Delant at a road block.
Date: April 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Skyline of Abilene]

Description: Photograph of the skyline of Abilene, Texas. Buildings, roads, and a few cars parked on the side of the road re visible.
Date: [1941..1945]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum