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[Music Memory Contest Winners]

Description: Photograph of group of 37 students at Baker Elementary School, the Music Memory Contest Winners 3 times in a row. Mercy Ramsey is 2nd from left in 1st row. Two boys in the front hold a large trophy, the boy on the right has been identified as William Erwin McIntosh.
Date: [1923..]
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

W.E. Lea Home

Description: Photograph of the old W.E. Lea Mansion in Orange, Texas. The home has a large wrap-around porch and balcony with a smaller balcony on the third story. In the front and around the sides are columns. There are several tall trees around the house and a fence that surrounds it. Lined up in front of the house on the street are old fire trucks and in front of those are many men in dark suits with ties and hats and also some firemen in uniform. Typed across the top of the photograph is, "GREEN AVENUE MANSION - The First Baptist Church Youth Building now sits on the site where once a majestic mansion stood on Green Avenue between Fifth and Sixth Streets. It originally came from Sholars heirs to Lou Bettis. It was remodeled by George Bancroft and later became the home of Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Lea. Still later it became Noguess Mortuary. It was torn down in 1959 to make way for the Baptists building. Occasion for line-up of firemen and trucks unknown.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Men on Horseback and Family in Buggy

Description: Photograph of three men and three boys on horseback and one horse without a rider on the far right side of the frame. Two of the horses are white. On the left side of the frame next to the riders is a white horse hitched to a buggy with a man, woman, and two children in it. All of the men and boys wear button-up shirts and hats, one wears suspenders and two wear vests. The whole group is in a ditch filled with weeds. In the background behind a house on the left side of the frame is a light-colored house with a porch. In front of the house is an empty buggy. Next to the house on the right side of the frame is a windmill, outhouse, and many trees. In the foreground is dirt, grass, and weeds.
Date: unknown
Creator: Steele, F.M.
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Childress' First School House

Description: Photograph of a large group of approximately ninety children and fifteen adults standing and sitting in rows in front of a the first Childress School building. The women and girls wear dresses or shirts with skirts, the boys wear button-up shirts and some of the boys and men wear suits, ties, and hats. The building is light-colored with a shingled roof and a bell tower. On the right side of the frame next to the building is a buggy and a horse.
Date: unknown
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

Grace Reeves and Her Students

Description: Photograph of ten girls and thirteen boys with teacher Grace Reeves standing behind them. All of the girls are wearing skirts and dresses and standing. Two of the boys are standing and the rest are seated cross-legged on the ground. Behind the group is a slide and behind that is a chain-link fence and trees. Written at the bottom of the photograph is, "To A Wonderful Teacher we love - Second Grade, 1963-1964."
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Orange Leader Daily Tribune Newsboys

Description: Photograph of seven newsboys with their arms full of newspapers with Arthur Ford in front of the Orange, Texas newspaper office. The sign on the window reads, "Orange Leader, Daily Tribune". In front of that door stands a man in suspenders, hat and tie. The boys wear jackets, ties, knickers and hats. Arthur Ford wears a jacket, hat and necktie. Four of the boys are on small horses.
Date: 1903
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Group of Men on Horses in Orange, Texas

Description: Photograph of eleven men and two young boys standing next to or on top of twenty horses. They are all wearing hats. In the background are several buildings, a water tower, telephone and electric poles and wires. In the foreground is a large patch of grass.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Henderson School Class

Description: Photograph of the old Henderson School class. There are thirty-five children, boys and girls, and one teacher who wears a skirt, belt and blouse. The little girls wear dresses and the little boys wear knickers. The boys in the front row are barefoot. Some of the children wear jackets and some hold textbooks. They are all standing on the stairs of the school that has large rails.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Uniformed Mexican Man with Children

Description: Photograph of a young Mexican man in a uniform standing with a a small girl in a dress and a small boy in a poncho. On the right side of the frame are several men standing in the street and on the left side of the frame is a water-filled street and a bus. In the background are lamp posts and telephone wires.
Date: unknown
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

White Man with Mexican Children

Description: Photograph of a seated white man surrounded by eleven Mexican children wearing identical uniforms with button-up shirts. The man is wearing cowboy boots and holding a pipe and a magazine. In the background is a large building.
Date: unknown
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Dipping Cattle, Wichita Falls, Texas

Description: Photograph of cattle being herded through a chute. Several men are standing over the chutes with sticks and an elderly man is spraying the cattle as they pass through the gate. A little boy is sitting on top of a fence on the left side of the frame. In the background are large trucks and one old car.
Date: unknown
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Champion and Reserve Champion Herefords at the 1955 HFSS

Description: Photograph of the Grand Champion and Reserve Champion Hereford steers at the Houston Fat Stock Show. The cows have banners on their backs and young boy in a cowboy hat stands in-between them. Nine men and one woman stands behind the steers. Three men are wearing suits and ties, five men are wearing cowboy hats, and the woman is wearing earrings and a purse.
Date: 1955
Creator: R.W. Shirer
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Baseball Players Training in Orange, Texas

Description: Photograph of eleven baseball players in baseball uniforms and baseball gloves. Two other men are standing with them, one in pinstripe pants, hat, and necktie and the other wears a pocket watch, hat and is holding a cigar. In the background is a fence and bleachers upon which a woman and two boys sit.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Boys with Dogs and Bunnies

Description: Photograph of thirteen young boys and two women. Twelve of the boys are lined up and hold small dogs and rabbits. Three of the dogs are on leashes by the boys' feet. One boy in a denim jacket watches from the bottom right corner of the frame. All of the boys wear denim pants. One boy wears a hat. There are two trees behind the lineup.
Date: 1948
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Bancroft Shingle Mill Crew in 1880

Description: Photograph of the Bancroft Shingle Mill Crew. There are twenty-seven men, all standing except seven who are seated. One row of men are standing on the ground and the other row is on a platform behind them. The men are wearing button-up shirts, some are wearing vests, suspenders or jackets and all except one are wearing hats. In the foreground are wooden beams and bits of wood. Written on or above some of the men are the numbers 1 through 10.
Date: 1880
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Hewson Drug Store, Orange, Texas

Description: Photograph of the Hewson Drug Store in Orange, Texas. There are five men and one boy wearing vests and hats standing on the covered walkway in front of the store. One man has a mustache and another has a beard. The boy is leaning against one of the beams. The building's door is open and there are several windows.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Cecil J. Cubbison and Charlie Cubbison

Description: Photograph of Cecil J. Cubbison (left) and Charlie Cubbison, twin brothers working on either side of a large machine. Both boys wear button-up shirts and buttons with the number 19 pinned to their chests. In the foreground is a riveter.
Date: unknown
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Dan, Devil and Dog

Description: Photograph of one boy, one girl and one dog. The little girl is wearing a long-sleeved dress with dark stockings and a dark newsboy cap. The little boy is wearing knickers, stockings, and a vest. He is laughing and his hands are on his hips. The dog is facing the camera on the left side of the frame. The letters, "D.D.D." are written on the photograph and on the mat are the words, "Dan, Devil and Dog. Rein Litho. Company".
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Orange Leader Daily Tribune Newsboys

Description: Photograph of seven newsboys with their arms full of newspapers with Arthur Ford in front of the Orange, Texas newspaper office. The sign on the window reads, "Orange Leader, Daily Tribune". In front of that door stands a man in suspenders, hat and tie. The boys wear jackets, ties, knickers and hats. Arthur Ford wears a jacket, hat and necktie. Four of the boys are on small horses. Written on the bottom border is, "Orange Daily Tribune NewsBoys. October 15th, 1902". On the matte is a piece of paper with typed words that say, "1903 ORANGE DAILY LEADER - The Orange Daily Leader plant was located in the Rein building on Fifth Street, Oct. 15, 1903, at current location of Unitedbank, Orange. The Orange Daily Leader newsboys were captured in a pose with Arthur Ford, first cousin of the late W.H. Stark, Ford later became editor of American Lumber magazine of Chicago."
Date: 1903
Partner: Heritage House Museum