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[The Dohertys Photography Studio and Store in Denton]

Description: Photograph of the outside of The Dohertys, a photography studio with several portraits visible through the windows. The tagline for the store was "Finest in the SouthWest." There is an advertisement for a Mother's Day special. To the left, directly next to the store, is a beauty shop. The photograph was taken at night and the stores are lit up with light.
Date: 1943?
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Eubank & Park Drugs]

Description: Photograph of the Eubank & Park Drug store in Childress, Texas. The drug store is sandwiched between two other businesses. There is a large sign in front of the drug store and above the entrance of the drug store.
Date: unknown
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

McFarland Battery & Electric

Description: Photograph of five unidentified men inside McFarland Battery & Electric which was owned by A. V. McFarland, the original director of the Childress County Heritage Museum. The men are standing in a garage area and there is an early-model car behind them. A sign on the wall on the left side of the image says "We are not responsible for loss by fire or theft."
Date: unknown
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

[Interior of Jones and Hinson Grocery Store, Richmond.]

Description: Photograph of interior of Jones and Hinson Grocery Store, Richmond. Men are identified (l-r) on the back of the photo as R.E.L. Wessendorff, Joe Jones, Ike Bryan, W.H. Hinson. There is a display of fresh vegetables at the center foreground. Canned goods are on the left, bulk goods in bins to the right. Calendar over vegetables is dated 1922. Image is mounted on a gray cardboard matte with 3 decorative dark gray borders around image. Image dimensions: 17.8 cm13.3 cm (7" x 5")
Date: 1922
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Jacksonville Main Street, 1926]

Description: Copy negative of Jacksonville's main street looking south from S. Main and Commerce Streets intersection in 1926. The building on the left is the First National Bank Building. The Whitaker Drug Store, the Palace Barber Shop, the three-story Templeton Building, Bounds and Pearson Dry Goods, Thad Ray Dry Goods, Bando's Candy Kitchen, Toggery Shoppe, Robertson Plumbing Co., Wenatchee Hotel and Cafe, and the Texas Bank and Trust stand on the same side. On the right side of the street are L. E. Frank Dry Goods, Western Union, George L. Barber Grocery, M. L. Earle Insurance, the Jacksonville City Band Hall housed in the same building as the Barber's Grocery, Deason Grocery, M System Grocery on the corner in the Devereux building, and the Opera House and dance studio on the second story of the Devereux building. The trees on the right are in City Park.
Date: December 5, 1987
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Interior of a hardware store. Two men in back of store.]

Description: Photograph of interior of a hardware store. Two men in back of store standing next to the counter. Floor to ceiling shelves along left side and back of store. Wood stove in center of room. May be interior of Wessendorff Lumber. Image is mounted on black matte. Back is written all over in pencil. Legible words include: "Tony Papa and Uncle Ed", "Mama and Papa," "and Janetta," "and Marie and Mama," "Lizzie"
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[5-Cent Trade Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." On one side, this coin says, "Good for 5 [cents] in Trade"; on the other side it has the text: "Lexington Mercantile Company, I. G. A. Store, Lexington, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[10-Cent Merchandise Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored, in the shape of a 10-petaled flower and says, "Good for 10 [cents] in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Ware and Driskell Lumber Co., Good for [...] Only."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[50-Cent Trade Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored and says, "Good for 50 [cents] in Trade" on one side; on the other it has the text: "City Cash & Carry Co., Georgetown, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[5-Cent Merchandise Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This is a silver-colored, octagonal coin that says, "Good For 5 [cents] in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "J. B. Newton & Sons, General Merchants, Milano, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Ware and Driskell Lumber Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored, in the shape of a 12-petaled flower, and says, "Good for 25 in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Ware and Driskell Lumber Co., Sarber, Tex., Good for [Trade Only]."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[10-Cent Trade Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is gold-colored, octagonal, and says, "Good for 10 [cents] in Trade" on one side; on the other it has the text: "O'Connor Swift Co., Tivoli, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[W. D. Keuper Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored, oval-shaped, and says, "Good for 25 in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "W.D. Keuper, Schulenburg, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[1.00 Merchandise Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." On one side, this coin says, "Good for 1.00 in Merchandise Only"; on the other side it has the text: "Grogan Manufacturing Company, Not Transferable, G, Gladstell, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Good Luck Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored and has a green, four-leaf clover on one side with a horseshoe that says, "Good Luck"; on the other it has the text: "Roosevelt Buffet, Good for 1 Glass of Keg Beer, 227 N. St. Mary's, San Antonio."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum