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Mildred Rice, Laura Sibley Barton, Jessie Lemaster, and "___" Rice Duke

Description: Photograph of the front of the Lipscomb County Courthouse in Lipscomb, Texas with Mildred Rice and Laura Sibley Barton sitting on the left side of the stairs and Jessie Lemaster and "___" Rice Duke sitting on the right side of the stairs (if you're facing the entrance). There are large pillars on the front of the courthouse. At the top it reads, "19 Lipscomb County 16". Behind the church on the right hand side of the frame is a small church building. The women's names are written across the bottom border.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Man Diving from Flag Tower

Description: Photograph of a crowd with a saddled horse watching a man dive off of a large flag tower. In the background are two-story buildings and a telephone pole.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House 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

Two Men, Smokestack, and Slough

Description: Photograph of a tin building with a large smokestack next to a water slough. A man is standing in the doorway of the building and another man is standing on a wooden walkway next to the slough. In the foreground are weeds and in the background are tall trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House 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

Lipscomb County Courthouse and Jail

Description: Photograph showing the Lipscomb County Courthouse from across the street on the buildings right side. Next to the left and in front of the courthouse is the jail and maintenance house. Around the courthouse lawn is a detailed fence. There are two trees on either side of the frame. On the left side of the frame there is a dark car parked beneath in the shade of a tree. Written across the bottom is, "Lipscomb County Court House at Lipscomb".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

[Greetings From Paris]

Description: Postcard with the text, "Greetings from Paris." Inside each box letter are images of people and buildings; a smiling moon and stars also surround the text. On the front of the postcard is handwritten, "Hello Precious: How are you to-night am so sorry you have been sick. This sure is a stormy old night. Your loving Aunt Rosa." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, c/o Mrs. E. A. Dill, 206 East 5th St., Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Paris & Cleb. on Mar 1, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[The Corner of 16th and Green in Orange, Texas]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of Orange, Texas, looking north from the corner of 16th and Green. There are several trees, busy streets filled with moving cars, and many unidentifiable buildings visible in the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Pipe Lay Barge "Bar 289"]

Description: Photograph of a large barge being launched into water, creating a splash. Several boats, barges, and unidentifiable buildings surround the barge. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 679, Pipe Lay Barge 'Bar 289', Built for Brown & Root Marine Operators, Completed 5-6-69, 350'x71'x22'-6"."
Date: unknown
Creator: Levingston Photograph
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Broken Trees and Debris After Tornado

Description: Photograph of snapped tree limbs and debris that includes wooden boards and furniture after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. In the background is a damaged two-story building and a trailer.
Date: April 9, 1947
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

[The Woman's Department Club]

Description: Photograph of a two story brick building known as the Woman's Department Club. There is a car parked to the left of the building and a street light in front of the building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

[Naval Base Gym]

Description: Photograph of a two story brick building. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "Navy Gym, 1945."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Aerial View of the Port of Orange]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of the Port of Orange. Also visible in the photograph is the Weaver's Shipbuilding at the left hand side of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Creator: T.L. Gunn's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Naval Base Gym]

Description: Photograph of a two story brick building. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "Navy Gym, 1945."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Bronco Busting]

Description: Photograph of several men standing around a man who has a bronco pinned to the ground. Two men are holding ropes that are tied to the bronco and another man is holding the bronco's tail. There are buildings visible in the background. Printed on the lower part of the photograph is, "Saddleinga Texas Broncho First Time".
Date: unknown
Creator: Willis Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Building with No Walls After Tornado

Description: Photograph of a building with fallen walls after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. Inside the buildings are shelves lined with buckets, boxes, doors, and sacks. The foreground is covered with the wall and wooden beams.
Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McCurry, J.W.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Debris After Tornado

Description: Photograph of large piles of debris that includes fallen walls, wooden boards, and tree limbs after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. On the left side of the frame is an old car and in the background a two-story building. On the right side of the frame is a road and several vehicles. There are many bare trees throughout the photograph.
Date: April 1947
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage 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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Crowd Waiting on U.S. Navy Torpedo Boats

Description: Photograph of a large crowd with many children on the waterfront waiting for the U.S. Navy Torpedo Boats to arrive in Orange, Texas in 1910. Most of the crowd wears hats and some carry umbrellas. In the foreground is an American Flag. In the background are telephone poles, fences, large buildings and trees.
Date: 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Burton's Dairy Cow

Description: Photograph of Burton's dairy cow. The cow is centered and in the background is a fence, buildings, and tall trees. Written across the top of the photo is, "Burtons Dairy Cow".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[The First National Bank]

Description: The First National Bank was organized about 1900 by Cicero Smith. It was located on the corner of Mesquite & Throckmorton Streets (Now, [2013] Southeast 1st Avenue and Northeast 1st Streets). The Index Printing Company is visible in the rear of the building. Fourteen men (and no women) are shown around the building, all dressed in three-piece suits--including the two lounging on the steps of the Index. The picture is featured in "Time Was in Mineral Wells" on page 146.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

Aerial View of the Firestone Plant in Orange, Texas

Description: Aerial photograph of the Firestone plant in Orange, Texas. There are train tracks with black tanks on them. There are several spherical towers in the bottom of the frame, and in the center are tall towers. Throughout the plant are streets.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gunn's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Aerial View of Goodrich Gulf, Orange, Texas

Description: Aerial photograph of Goodrich Gulf Chemical Plant in Orange, Texas. There are several streets, buildings, and towers. There is also a parking lot halfway filled with vehicles.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum