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[Furr Home in Kirkland]

Description: Photograph of the Furr residence in Kirkland, Texas. It is a two story house with a front and back porch. A picket fence surrounds the home.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

Five Loving Cups on a Table Outside

Description: Photograph of five trophies on top of a small table outside. The trophies are called "Loving Cups". Behind the table is a large lawn and in the background a row of trees and houses.
Date: 1937
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Four Women on a Ladder

Description: Photograph of four women standing on a ladder that is leaning against a water cistern. Louise Howell Conn is on the bottom rung and Alyce Howell is just above her with two unidentified women above them. They all wear blouses and long skirts. Alyce Howell wears a neck tie. In the background are houses, trees and fences.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Ruth Fielder Adams

Description: Photograph of Ruth Adams. She is wearing a printed dress with puffy sleeves, a necklace and a bracelet. She is holding a handkerchief in her left hand and an umbrella over her right shoulder. In the background are trees and a large house.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

J.O. Sims House

Description: Photograph of J.O. Sims two-story house. The house is surrounded by other houses, sheds, trees and telephone poles.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Lipscomb County Fair

Description: Aerial photograph of the Lipscomb County Fair. There are three dirt roads. Parked along two of the roads are very many cars, trucks, and commercial trucks. There is a large domed building in the center of the fairgrounds. Along the bottom road are a few houses with trees. Wolf Creek is in the top right corner. In the top left corner is Paines Service Station. Written on the left border is, "Wolf Creek", on the top border is, "Lipscomb County Fair. 1948.", and along the right border is, "Paines Service Station."
Date: 1948
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Dr. Phillip's Residence

Description: Photograph of Dr. Phillip's residence. The residence is a two-story Victorian style home. There is a porch with a stoop and a balcony. Surrounding the house is mowed lawn and trees.
Date: September 25, 1938
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Three Women with an Umbrella

Description: Photograph of three friends in long-sleeved dresses sitting on a mowed lawn with an umbrella. The girl in the center is wearing a checkered dress. In the background is a wooden fence, several trees, a telephone pole and large houses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Allie Bland's House and Cove School

Description: Photograph of the Cove School at left and Ms. Allie Bland's house on the right. There is a white-picket fence surrounding the yard of the house and the school. In front of the fence is a man in a dark suit and hat. Within the house yard are two women in long skirts and a man in a vest and hat. There are large trees with moss surrounding the buildings.
Date: 1885
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Dr. S.M. Brown Residence

Description: Photograph of Dr. S.M. Brown's residence. The house is one-story with a front porch and a large white picket fence surrounding the house and the tree-filled yard. In the foreground is tall grass and puddles. In the lower right-hand corner are railroad tracks. Written on the photograph is, "Dr S.M. Brown Res. Front St. To Freight Depot, To Adams Bayou."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

The Old Spiller House

Description: Photograph of a photograph of the Old Spiller House. In the foreground is a dirt road with barrel and old car on the left side of the frame. To the left side of the house there is a tall fence and dead tree. The house has a wrap-around porch. There is a man and a dog standing on the porch. On the right side of the frame, behind the house, is a metal silo. Written on the photograph within the photograph across the bottom is "1887 The Old Spiller House Lipscomb" and on the left side "Ceder Tree". On the outer photograph, printed across the top is, "OCT 72".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Aerial View of South Booker

Description: Aeiral view photograph of South Booker, Texas. There are five dirt roads and at least nine buildings along the roads. Stretching on into the background is a long expanse of flat land.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Plum Creek Farm

Description: Photograph of the Plum Creek Farm. In the foreground is a white picket fence with a gate. Above the gate is a horseshoe-shaped sign that says, "Plum-Creek-Farm". There are three American flags on the sign. Behind the fence is a yard with bushes and trees. Behind the bushes is a house with two chimneys, banners, and hanging decorations. On the roof is a statue of an eagle with American Flags. Across the top of the photo is written, "Plum Creek Farm".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Home of George W. Bancroft

Description: Photograph of the home of George W. Bancroft. In the foreground is a dirt path. Surrounding the house is a picket fence with thick posts. The house is Victorian-style with a large porch and balcony with decorative banisters.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Frith Home

Description: Photograph of the Frith Home. In the foreground are two fence posts and a barbed-wire fence. In the background is a white house and many trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Tom Connell's Wolf Creek Ranch

Description: Photograph of Tom Connell's Wolf Creek Ranch. There is a grassy area in the foreground, behind that is a fenced area and behind that is the white ranchhouse with rock chimney surrounded by trees.. In the middle of the frame is an old truck in front of a group of trees and a windmill. On the left side of the frame are storage buildings and more trees. At the bottom of the photograph is written, "Tom Connell's WolfCreek Ranch. 1887."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

State Juvenile Training School in Gatesville, Texas

Description: Photograph of a section of the grounds of the State Juvenile Training School in Gatesville, Texas. The view looks down a sidewalk, on the right of which are several buildings, trees and a water tower. On the left side of the sidewalk are more trees, a dirt road, a flag flying and another building. Written in the bottom left-hand corner is, "Gildersleeve - Waco -" and on the bottom right is, "Section of Grounds and Buildings. State Juvenile Training School. Gatesville, Texas."
Date: unknown
Creator: Gildersleeve
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Orange-MacArthur]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of Orange-MacArthur. There are railroad tracks, streets, and residential neighborhoods visible in the photograph.
Date: unknown
Creator: B.A. Lang Aerial & Industrial Specialist
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Lou Beall Sawyer Blanton

Description: Photograph of Lou Beall Sawyer Blanton in a playful photograph with five other women and a young girl. The women are in a row from tallest to shortest with their hands around each other's waists except for Ms. Blanton who is holding the hand of the woman in front of her who's other hand is on her forehead. Three of the women and the young girl are wearing Victorian dresses and the other three are wearing long-sleeved blouses and long skirts. The woman fifth from the front is wearing a bow tie and the woman in the front is wearing a sash around her neck. In the background is a tree and a large house. Written below the photograph, underneath the second woman from the right in the black dress is an arrow and the name, "Lou Beall".
Date: May 26, 1900
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Green Avenue Parade with Japanese Costumes

Description: Photograph of the Green Avenue Parade in Orange, Texas. There is a man on the left side of the frame in a black uniform, a cart full of flowers in front of him and a long line of men and women in Japanese costumes with some holding umbrellas are walking away down the street. On the right side of the frame are two women in long dresses with hats and a few little boys wearing knickers and caps. Behind the parade are several aspen trees, a house with a porch and telephone poles.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

W.E. Lea Home

Description: Photograph of the old W.E. Lea Mansion in Orange, Texas. The home has a large wrap-around porch and balcony with a smaller balcony on the third story. In the front and around the sides are columns. There are several tall trees around the house and a fence that surrounds it. Lined up in front of the house on the street are old fire trucks and in front of those are many men in dark suits with ties and hats and also some firemen in uniform. Typed across the top of the photograph is, "GREEN AVENUE MANSION - The First Baptist Church Youth Building now sits on the site where once a majestic mansion stood on Green Avenue between Fifth and Sixth Streets. It originally came from Sholars heirs to Lou Bettis. It was remodeled by George Bancroft and later became the home of Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Lea. Still later it became Noguess Mortuary. It was torn down in 1959 to make way for the Baptists building. Occasion for line-up of firemen and trucks unknown.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

B.T. Williams Stone Home

Description: Photograph of the B.T. Williams homestead. The stone house is 1 story with broken windows in the front. There is tall grass that is growing around the house. Pieces of wood are detached from the structure. B.T. Williams is believed to have helped develop the first cotton gin in Childress County.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

[Residence of Neal Anderson]

Description: Photograph of a large three story house. There are other residential houses are visible in the background. The house was home to Mr.Neal Anderson.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Residence of K.M. Van Zandt]

Description: Photograph of a one story house with a porch. The exterior of the house consists of wood paneling and there are posters posted on one of the corners of the house. Printed on the upper left hand corner of the photograph is "1865" and printed on the upper right hand corner of the photograph is "1915". The house was home to K.M. Van Zandt.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library