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[Carpe Cubaba's Show Truck in Flood Water]

Description: Photograph of Carpe Cubana's show truck in La Feria, Texas. The camp had been flooded, and five members of the circus stand around the truck, trying to move it out of the knee-high water. The men wear loose-fitting sleeveless shirts and shorts. A horse is also attached to the truck in an attempt to free the truck from the flood waters. A hand-written inscription in white reads "CUBAN SHOW. TRUCK NO. 2, LA FERIA TEX. 5/29/29."
Date: unknown
Partner: Witte Museum

[Dump Trucks Parked Outside of a Lummus Mill]

Description: Black and white negative of a group of dump trucks parked outside of a two-story Lummus cotton mill. Most of the trucks have trailers filled with cotton. A oval sign emblazoned with the name "LUMMUS" is affixed to a small, elevated shed that is attached to the larger part of the cotton mill. A man who is wearing a hat is visible in the bottom left corner.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Oil Truck

Description: Copy negative of two images of a truck. The top image shows a truck with a tank of what is probably oil attached to it. The bottom image shows Sid Raper standing by a truck out on a field.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Oil Truck

Description: Copy negative of an oil truck on a field. There is an unknown driver inside the truck, there is a big tank attached to the back of the truck. "Pettus Oil & Refining CO." reads on the door of the truck.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Banner Dairies

Description: Photograph of what appears to be a garage or automotive repair area at a dairy in Abilene, TX. The dairy is located on S. Fourteenth and Butternut Streets. One truck is present with two men standing at a table to its front. There are also several toolboxes, other equipment, and welding supplies and equipment.
Date: 1958
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

J. D. Moore Truck

Description: Photograph of a J. D. Moore moving truck on the side of the road. The words "J. D. Moore Transfer and Storage,"Bonded Warehouse," "Long Distance Moving," Phone 7278," and "Abilene, TX" are on the side of the truck.
Date: 1958
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

J. D. Moore Truck

Description: Photograph of a J. D. Moore moving truck on the side of the road. The words "J. D. Moore Transfer and Storage,"Bonded Warehouse," "Long Distance Moving," Phone 7278," and "Abilene, TX" are on the side of the truck.
Date: 1958
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Hiram Cudd standing by truck]

Description: Photograph of a man, identified as Hiram Cudd, standing in front of a large truck belong to Cudd Bros. Trucking. He is wearing a light-colored uniform and a dark hat. There are houses in the background. Handwriting on the back of the photograph reveals that the house in the background was Hiram Cudd's parent's house and briefly describes its history.
Date: unknown
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Wellington Coca-Cola Bottling Company]

Description: Photograph of the Wellington Coca-Cola Bottling Company, located at 1110 8th Street. The building is two stories and made of brick, with the Coca-Cola symbol on its side and above the front door. There are delivery trucks backed up to the front door with cases of bottles loaded onto them. Two men are standing at the front of the building, looking towards the camera.
Date: unknown
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum