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[The Vanity Shop in Denton Texas, 1943]

Description: Photograph of the outside of "The Vanity Shop" showing the entrance, several glass windows, and mannequins in the windows modeling different articles of clothing.
Date: 1943
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

D. M. Howard Millinery Department

Description: The D. M. Howard Department Store was once located at 101 SW 1st Street. This photograph illustrates its millinery department. The portly gentleman on the far left has been identified as D. M. Howard himself. The identities of the five ladies, the girl, and the remaining gentleman have not been discovered. If one may judge by the clothes of the people shown in the picture, it is conjectured that the photograph was taken within the first two decades of the twentieth century. Five Howard brothers came from North Carolina to settle in Palo Pinto County. D. M. was the first one to come He later sent for his other brothers. The first Howard buildings were at the northeast corner of Oak & Hubbard Streets, facing Hubbard. This picture is featured in "Time Once Was" on page 123.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

Montgomery Ward & Co.

Description: The front of the photograph obviously reads: Montgomery Ward & Co. A hand-written legend reads: Mineral Wells, Texas Aug 24th 1929 The back reads: North Oak Ave. Built in 1929 Copyright A.F. Weaver.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

[Street Scene at Golden Anniversary Celebration]

Description: Copy negative of a street scene during Jacksonville's Golden Anniversary Celebration of 1922. The photo was taken from the second story of J. L. Douglas's Dry Goods Store. The Templeton-Brashear Department Store can be seen at the corner across from the place the photo was taken. To the left of the intersection is Couch & Slaton Tailor Shop, and at the far left is the Heidelberg Hotel. Flags have been placed on the wires connecting the electrical poles.
Date: December 5, 1987
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

The Raines Building, Mineral Wells

Description: The Raines Building located at 101 N.E. 1st Avenue, Mineral Wells, Texas, was once a drug store, then a department store, later Pemberton's Appliance Store; in 1975 it was Calhoun Furniture Company and in 2008 is the home of Downtown Video. This photograph is found on page 126 of "Time Was..." by A. F. Weaver. Note the clothing of the people, the absence of any traffic, and the bunting on the building. A legend in white ink on the lower left-hand corner of the photograph reads: Texas Trade Review."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

[MacArthur Shopping Center]

Description: Photograph of a shopping center and parking lot at night. There are cars in the lot and five tall lamps visible.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gunn's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Dallas Market Center

Description: Dallas Market Hall, 135 acres, six building, 485,000 sq. ft.. on Stemmons Frwy. in Dallas
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

R B Store - Post Office

Description: Copy negative of the R.B. Department Store and post office in Danevang, Texas, owned by Otto Harton and Einer Harton.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

R B Store - Post Office

Description: Copy negative of the Harton family standing outside of the department store and post office they owned. The three men are wearing buttoned long-sleeve shirts, belts and slacks. One man holds a child in his arms. The woman is standing second from the right, wearing a patterned and collared shirt-dress and brogan shoes.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Woolworth's Store Window

Description: Photograph of a display window at a Woolworth's store in Abilene. There are products, decorations, and advertisements in the window.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Woolworth's Store Window

Description: Photograph of a display window at a Woolworth's store in Abilene. There are products, decorations, and advertisements in the window.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Building Exterior

Description: Copy negative of an article in the Taylor County Yearbook about Campbell's department store in Abilene, Texas. In the middle there is a picture of the outside of the building viewed from the street with people standing outside of it.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Exterior Building

Description: Copy negative of the exterior view of the Westgate Mall including the Montgomery Wards a department store. The mall is off S 1st & Danville st. Abilene, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

J. C. Penney's Birthday

Description: Photograph of the inside of the JC Penney store in Abilene. People are standing on and beside stairs by the clothing section. There are birthday decorations and a large cake in the store.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

J. C. Penney's Birthday

Description: Photograph of the inside of the JC Penney store in Abilene. People are standing on and beside stairs by the clothing section. There are birthday decorations and a large cake in the store.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

J. C. Penney's Birthday

Description: Photograph of the inside of the JC Penney store in Abilene. The picture is of the men's clothing section with birthday decorations in the store.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

J. C. Penney's Birthday

Description: Photograph of the inside of the JC Penney store in Abilene. The picture is of the clothing section with birthday decorations and customers.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

J. C. Penney's Birthday

Description: Photograph of the inside of the JC Penney store in Abilene. People are standing on and beside stairs by the clothing section. There are birthday decorations and a large cake in the store.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

J. C. Penney's Birthday

Description: Photograph of the inside of the JC Penney store in Abilene. People are standing on and beside stairs near the clothing section. There are birthday decorations and a large cake in the store.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Grissom's Department Store in Downtown #4

Description: Photograph of an exterior view of a building identified as Grissom's Department Store in Downtown Abilene, Texas. Text on the front of the building says "Grissom's." There are three display windows; two on the ground level, and one on an upper floor. The display windows on the ground floor have clothing displayed on mannequins. In the foreground, there are parking meters and a street.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Grissom's Department Store at River Oaks #2

Description: Photograph of an exterior view of a building identified as Grissom's Department Store at River Oaks Shopping Center. There is an awning on the front of the store, with a sign hanging from it that says "Grissom's." There are mannequins wearing children's clothes in the display window. In the foreground, there is shrubbery and sidewalks.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library