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[People Outside General Store]

Description: Photograph of a crowd of people outside of what appears to be a general store, possibly in Lynchburg or Cumberland Gap, Tennessee during the 1950's. One man sits on a bicycle, and a truck is parked in front. The store has advertisements for Sun Drop Flour and R. C. Cola hanging from the roof.
Date: [1950..1959]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Checkers in the country store]

Description: Photograph of two men playing checkers in a general store. In the image, a young man watches the game while Wade Clark, Sr. reads in the foreground. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional photos and information can be found in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS Scrapbook" Pages 53-64. THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE December 1943 Starts page 741-and goes for 22 pages. Home Folk Around Historic Cumberland Gap by Leo A. Borah. This is a must read story and document. Sincerely.... Junebug Clark Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark, HBSS
Date: 19uu
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Two Men in Cumberland Gap]

Description: Photograph of two men sitting on a bench outside of a building in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. Both men wear brimmed hats, and the man on the right wears overalls. The building features a Dr. Pepper sign over the door. This photograph was taken during Joe Clark's trip to see the Tennessee Molasses Stir-Off.
Date: September 20, 1950
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Dal Gulley's General Store]

Description: Photograph of a busy scene in Dal Gulley's general store. Narrative by Junebug Clark: L to R: Carles Mayes, Mable Clark Edwards (holding axe), unknown man behind stove, Wade Hampton Clark Sr. (seated, whittling), unknown girl, Dal Gulley (behind counter), Maude Clark Boone, Joe Clark HBSS (behind counter), unknown boy, Pansy Nell Mayes (guitar). This photo was staged by Joe and brother in law Troy Edwards snapped the photo). At this time, back in Detroit, Joe is a night watchman in a city block wide, thirteen story department store, J.L. Hudsons. Joe wanted to show the Detroiters that back in Tennessee they were doing just fine with Dal's store. This photo has been published a number of time and appears in Joe Clark's book "Back Home". Also as a wrap-around cover on a Chet Atkins LP Album Cover called "Yester Groovin'". Joe's Poem "The General Store" is usually attached. It goes.... We all used to sit around the old gen'rl store But we don't sit around no more For the days are gone and the store is gone And a supermarket ain't no store. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS.
Date: 19uu
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Joe Clark receiving a hair cut]

Description: Photograph of Joe Clark receiving a hair cut at Dal Gulley's General Store. In the image, Clark is seated on a large barrel with a tarp over his body while getting his hair trimmed. Around them are items for purchase inside the store like knifes, grains, pipes, tonic, etc.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Man in General Store, Interior Shot

Description: Copy negative of two unidentified men in a general store. One man is standing beside a glass case with objects on top of and in it, and the other is standing behind a glass counter with objects on top of and in it. There are tables, chairs, and a bookcase in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Medical Arts Pharmacy

Description: Photograph of a woman behind a counter at what appears to be a general store. The shelves behind the woman have cosmetics, cameras, clocks, and other various items. The display case the woman is standing behind has perfumes inside of it. There is a lipstick display on the counter that says "cute tomata" next to the woman.
Date: 1958
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

the W.P. Woolley Grocery Store in Needville, Texas.

Description: Photograph mounted on gray cardboard mat of the W.P. Woolley Grocery Store in Needville, Texas. Four men on porch (one African-American) and a boy in the doorway. Two chickens in foreground. Back of photo identifies man with white shirt near post as W.P. Woolley and man in hat and tall boots as possible Ned Gibson.
Date: 1915
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Levy's Store]

Description: Photograph of six men standing in a grocery store. Goods line the walls and shelves on three sides and a rack of bananas stand in the center. One of the men pictured is the owner, Levy L. Van Syke.
Date: unknown
Creator: Syke, Levy L. Van
Partner: Fort Bend County Libraries

[Red and White Thompsons General Store]

Description: Photograph of a one story frame with pitch roof, false facade over lower half of the peak which continues across aide addition, tin awning supported by 4 x 4's. Includes a post office. Signs for Coca Cola, Gulf oil, and Red and White Food Stores are placed on the building. Two cars are parked outside facing each other.
Date: 1965
Creator: Longserre, Bud
Partner: Fort Bend County Libraries

[Berkman General Store]

Description: Photograph of a one story with stucco, flat roof, crenelated front facade, metal awning hung from rods across the front facade, and a wooden sidewalk under the awning. Built during the agricultural boom in Simonton in the early 20th century. This was the major commercial strip and contained the post office, the general store, and butcher shop.
Date: 1925
Creator: Liberda, Frank
Partner: Fort Bend County Libraries

[Interior of the Charles Seydler's Grocery]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the interior of the Charles Seydler's Grocery located in the middle of the 900 block of Third Street in Rosenberg, Texas. Behind the counter on left is Phillip Brandt; behind counter on right is Charles Seydler, owner of the store. Cans and other goods can be stacked neatly on shelves to the right and left of photo. Canisters, boxes and sacks are leaning against the left counter. Boxes are also stacked on the left counter top. More boxes stacked just to the left of the center of the photo. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: 1922
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Stores on 6th Street in Texas City ]

Description: Five cars are parked along a street in front of a long building holding small stores. The store signs read : "Jeweler Hetherington", "Westinghouse Appliances Farmer Bros.", "Allan's Shoes" and "Prescriptions Pharmacy." There is a woman standing looking into the window of the shoe store with other people nearby mostly hidden behind a car; a man in a suit and hat walks along the sidewalk in front of the pharmacy.
Date: 1947~
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library