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Grapevine Ice Company

Description: Exterior of abandoned Grapevine Ice Company, which was later demolished in 1974
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

[Harris, George (steam laundry) #1]

Description: Photo of laundry building showing sign: Clifton Steam Laundry, George Harris, Owner. Big group of people standing in front - women, men and children. Image number 2 is exact duplicate.
Date: c.1950 - 1959
Creator: Blewitt, William
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

[Harris, George (steam laundry) #2]

Description: Photo of laundry building showing sign: Clifton Steam Laundry, George Harris, Owner. Big group of people standing in front - women, men and children. Image number 2 is exact duplicate.
Date: 1950 - 1959
Creator: Blewitt, William
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

[Patrol escort for U.S. Navy]

Description: Photograph of a ship under construction. There is a man near the bottom of the ship. There are two men standing on the side of the ship on the left. The ship on the right has "PF 103" written on the side. Back of photograph: "LSC Hull No. 641. Patrol escort for U.S. Navy completed 04-29-64. 275' x 33' x 19'-9". Official photograph."
Date: unknown
Creator: Business Men's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Danevang Post Office

Description: Photograph of a United States Post Office building in Danevang, Texas. It is located in front of a paved street. The overhang on the front entrance bears the text "United States Post Office Danevang TX 77432". The structure has a hip roof and a second overhang on the left side wall covering a side door. A utility pole is on the right. Accompanying information states that the building was torn down in 2010.
Date: July 1985
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Group Posing for a Picture at Lars and Dora Wind's Wedding]

Description: Black and white photograph of a sizeable group of women and men gathered for a picture at the celebration for newlyweds Lars and Dora Wind, who are not pictured. Each individual is wearing light-colored semi-formal clothing; some of them are wearing aprons over their attire. According to information from related pictures from the same event, these individuals were servers at the wedding. The men are wearing hats. Behind the group to the left is an outdoor pavilion which is partially visible; its roof has scalloped shingles. To the right of the group, a cloth tarp is covering another outdoor gathering area.
Date: July 27, 1926
Creator: Newton, Carl D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Wedding Party of Lars and Dora Wind]

Description: Black and white photograph of a group of men and women standing at the wedding of Lars and Dora Wind. They are lined up on a grassy area that is adjacent to a covered pavilion that is to the left of the group. A small, verdant tree is embedded in the ground right in front of the group. According to information that accompanies a related picture from the same set and same event, these individuals were servers at the wedding, which is the reason for their aprons and hats (on the men).
Date: July 27, 1926
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Servers at Lars and Dora Wind's Wedding]

Description: Black and white photograph of a five women standing in a row at the outdoor wedding celebration of Lars and Dora Wind. According to accompanying information they are servers at the wedding celebration. They are all wearing unique light-colored dresses as their uniform; some of them have aprons on over their attire. The beams of an outdoor pavilion are visible above their heads in the background. The leaves of a floral bush in the foreground are covering part of some of the girls' bodies.
Date: July 27, 1926
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Front of Ortega Blacksmith Shop]

Description: Photograph reproduction from a postcard print of the front of Jim Ortega Blacksmith, Horseshoeing & Repairing Shop.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[A Float in a Parade]

Description: A float, sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce, in a 1938 parade is shown here. Please note the businesses in view: City Bakery, and Perry Brothers 5-10-and 25-Cent [store].
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

Children and Dog in Front of the Rainbow Garage

Description: Copy negative of a photograph of a young boy, girl and dog standing in front of a brick building painted with the words, "RAINBOW GARAGE." The little boy is wearing coveralls and the girl is wearing a skirt and holding her right arm up.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Family and Dog in Front of the Rainbow Garage

Description: Copy negative of a family and a dog lined up in front of a business. There are two older men dressed in suits and hats, two women in dresses and two children, a boy and a girl. One of the women is wearing a scarf and a hat and the little boy is wearing coveralls. In the background is a brick wall.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Aerial View of Buildings

Description: Copy negative of an aerial view of different buildings that are used for the automation industry.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Colorado Steam Laundry

Description: Photograph of the Colorado Steam Laundry, housed in a red brick building at the corner of an intersection in Colorado City.
Date: August 7, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries

Exterior Building

Description: Copy negative of the exterior of the West Texas Utilities building. A big chimney can be seen behind the building, also a railroad track goes by the building and some cargo can be seen sitting in front of the building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Commercial Warehouse & Staff

Description: Copy negative of a J. D. Moore Transfer and Storage moving truck. Nine people stand in front of the truck. Addie Power Prater, Mrs. O. S. (Ruby) King, O. S. King, Henry Cumby, W. L. Moore, R. D. Baker, M. F. Summers, Lloyd Andy Anderson are pictured in the image. The truck is parked in front of the J. D. Moore Bonded Warehouse.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Workers by Smithy

Description: Copy negative of eight men and one boy standing in front of Freeman's Blacksmith Shop. The men are wearing aprons, coveralls and hats. Behind the group is a saddled horse and in the background is a building with a sign that reads, "Freeman's Blacksmith Shop".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Aerial view

Description: Copy negative of an aerial view of a West Texas Utilities plant in Abilene, Texas. Roads, railroads and power lines can also be seen in the picture.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Commercial Truck

Description: Copy negative of a J. D. Moore Transfer and Storage moving truck. The truck has painted text stating the name, location, and phone number of the company.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library