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Grace Reeves and Her Students

Description: Photograph of ten girls and thirteen boys with teacher Grace Reeves standing behind them. All of the girls are wearing skirts and dresses and standing. Two of the boys are standing and the rest are seated cross-legged on the ground. Behind the group is a slide and behind that is a chain-link fence and trees. Written at the bottom of the photograph is, "To A Wonderful Teacher we love - Second Grade, 1963-1964."
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Georgia Hewson at Hewson Drug Store

Description: Photograph of a young Georgia Hewson seated on a stool inside Hewson Drug Store in Orange, Texas. She is holding a parasol and is wearing a white dress, hat, and dark stockings. There are five other stools surrounding a counter. Behind the counter stands a boy in suspenders and a bow tie. He has his hand propped on a machine which is next to a shelf full of labeled bottles. On the wall are framed paintings and a thermometer.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Henderson School Class

Description: Photograph of the old Henderson School class. There are thirty-five children, boys and girls, and one teacher who wears a skirt, belt and blouse. The little girls wear dresses and the little boys wear knickers. The boys in the front row are barefoot. Some of the children wear jackets and some hold textbooks. They are all standing on the stairs of the school that has large rails.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Cleopatra Houston

Description: Photograph of Cleopatra Houston. She is wearing a dark skirt and light-colored top. She is leaning back and laughing. She is standing on a porch and there is a wooden shutter behind her.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Crowd Waiting on U.S. Navy Torpedo Boats

Description: Photograph of a large crowd with many children on the waterfront waiting for the U.S. Navy Torpedo Boats to arrive in Orange, Texas in 1910. Most of the crowd wears hats and some carry umbrellas. In the foreground is an American Flag. In the background are telephone poles, fences, large buildings and trees.
Date: 1910
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Hazel Reeves Elliott and Grace Reeves

Description: Studio portrait of Grace Reeves (seated) and Hazel Reeves Elliott (standing). Both girls wear white lace dresses with black stockings. They both hold dolls that wear white dresses and black bows. Hazel's hair is pulled back with a bow. Grace is seated on a carved wooden chair that has a large piece of fur on the seat. There is a rug on the floor.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

School Children in 1894

Description: Photograph of a group of twenty-five schoolchildren posed with their female teacher. There are fourteen girls and eleven boys. The girls wear dresses, four wear pinafores, and one has bows in her hair. The boys wear knickers with jackets and large collars. The school teacher wears a black dress. Behind the group is dark open doorway and a shuttered window.
Date: 1894
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Children Playing Crack the Whip

Description: Photograph of six children playing the game "Crack the Whip". There are four boys wearing newsboy caps and two girls wearing bonnets. Two of the boys are wearing vests, and one wears a tie. One of the girls is wearing a checkered dress and the other is wearing a white blouse and dark skirt. In the background are several trees and bushes.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Bengal Guards on Train to Chicago

Description: Photograph of the Bengal Guard on a train to Chicago. There are at least eleven women wearing light-colored coveralls with the words, "Bengal Guard, Orange, Tex." printed on the back. In the center is Lewis Gay, a man in a cowboy hat, boots, western shirt and tie leaning over another man with a small girl on his lap. Lewis Gay was the Drill Master of the Bengal Guards in the late 1930s. Another girl sits on the lap of a woman on the right side of the frame. Some of the women wear head scarves, jewelry, or glasses. In the lower left corner is an open magazine. Behind the group are open wooden blinds and a lamp is on the wall. Everybody is smiling.
Date: 1940/1941
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Four Children with Dog, Parrot and Goat

Description: Photograph of three young girls and one young boy outdoors. The oldest girl is wearing a white dress with a dark belt and dark collar and holding a hat. The girl in the center is wearing a plaid dress and holding a straw hat in one hand a parrot on the other. There is a little girl in a dress sitting in a cart pulled horned goat. A dog is seated in front of the group. In the background is a grove of trees.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Girls and Dolls

Description: Photograph of a row of eleven small girls all holding dolls. Every girl wears a dress, one girl wears a bonnet. One girl holds a nun doll. A grown woman in a dark print dress stands behind them with a microphone. Behind her is a tree and metal building.
Date: 1948
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Girls and Dolls

Description: Photograph of nine small girls holding dolls. They are standing on a stage with a tree and a metal building behind it. Each girl wears a dress and one girl wears a bonnet. One girl holds a nun doll. Behind the girls on the right hand side of the photo is a smiling woman holding a microphone and wearing a dark print dress. In the foreground are the backs of two children's heads and the backside of a grown woman in a dark dress and feathered hat.
Date: 1948
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Marine School in Ft. Worth, Texas in 1897

Description: Photograph of schoolchildren and their teacher at the Marine School in Ft. Worth, Texas in 1897. There are nineteen boys, ten girls and one teacher. The boys are wearing knickers and jackets with large collars and the girls are wearing dresses, some with pinafores. The teacher is seated in the center on the first row and is wearing a blouse with puffy sleeves, a belt and a long skirt. Behind the group is a building with wooden shutters.
Date: 1897
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

6th Ward School in Ft. Worth, Texas in 1893

Description: Photograph of a large group of schoolchildren with their teacher in front of the 6th Ward School House in Ft. Worth, Texas in 1893. There are twenty-five boys, seventeen girls and one teacher. Some of the boys are seated or kneeling in the front row and the girls are taking up most of the middle row, standing. The boys are wearing knickers and jackets with boots and the girls are wearing dresses with jackets. There is a very large wooden door and arched doorway behind the group.
Date: 1893
Creator: Bryant Studio
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Alta Beall Blanton and a Dog

Description: Photograph of Alta-Beall Blanton as a young girl with her arms around a large dog. She has blond hair and is wearing a light-colored dress and dark shoes. In the background is a screen door.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Lou Beall-Sawyer Blanton, Byrd Ellis and Other Women

Description: Photograph of six women and one small girl standing in front and on the stoop of a large building with a porch and hanging plants. Three of the women and the girl are wearing Victorian dresses and the other three women are wearing long-sleeved blouses and long skirts. One woman is wearing a bow tie and another is wearing a hat. Written on the photograph is "Mother" above the woman second from the left and "Aunt Byrd" second from the right.
Date: May 26, 1900
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Fannie, Ivin, Will and Jerry Ellis

Description: Studio photograph of siblings Fannie, Ivin, Will and Jerry Ellis. The smallest boy is wearing a skirt boots and jacket and is seated in the center on a pedestal and Fannie is on his right. She is wearing a dark dress, boots and jacket with a large necklace. The boy on the right side of the frame is wearing dark pants, jacket and boots and the tallest boy is wearing a dark suit with a bow tie and his hand is on the standing boy's shoulder. In the background is a fake background. Written across the bottom of the photograph is, "Fannie Ellis Ivin Ellis Will Ellis Jerry Ellis".
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Will and Lena Ellis with an Unidentified Girl

Description: Photograph of Will and Lena Ellis and an unidentified girl. Will Ellis is seated on the left side of the frame in a tweed suit and white collar with his dark hair parted on the side. There is a young woman seated next to him and one standing behind them both, in the center. Both girls are wearing collared dresses with brooches pinned at the neck and both have their dark hair pulled back. The girl in the center has a bow in her hair. There is a backdrop in the background. Printed in the lower left-hand corner of the mat is, "Leffler, Fort Worth, Texas."
Date: unknown
Creator: Leffler
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Jessie Belle Blanton and John Robert Blanton

Description: Studio photograph of Jessie Belle Blanton (seated) and John Robert (Jack) Blanton (standing) as children. Both children are wearing white dresses with dark stockings and boots. Jessie Blanton has two bows in her hair. Embossed on the bottom of the mat is, "H.D. Scott, Dallas, Texas."
Date: unknown
Creator: Scott, H.D.
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Dan, Devil and Dog

Description: Photograph of one boy, one girl and one dog. The little girl is wearing a long-sleeved dress with dark stockings and a dark newsboy cap. The little boy is wearing knickers, stockings, and a vest. He is laughing and his hands are on his hips. The dog is facing the camera on the left side of the frame. The letters, "D.D.D." are written on the photograph and on the mat are the words, "Dan, Devil and Dog. Rein Litho. Company".
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Childress' First School House

Description: Photograph of a large group of approximately ninety children and fifteen adults standing and sitting in rows in front of a the first Childress School building. The women and girls wear dresses or shirts with skirts, the boys wear button-up shirts and some of the boys and men wear suits, ties, and hats. The building is light-colored with a shingled roof and a bell tower. On the right side of the frame next to the building is a buggy and a horse.
Date: unknown
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

A Boy, Girl and Baby

Description: Studio photograph of three children. On the left side of the photo stands a young girl in a white dress with lace, black stockings and boots and dark hair. On the left side is a small boy with a frilly shirt, short pants, dark stockings and boots, and an over-sized bow pinned to his shirt. Between the boy and girl is an elaborate wicker chair upon which sits a baby boy with blond hair who is wearing a long-sleeved white dress. They are standing on top of cloth and behind them is a fake backdrop.
Date: unknown
Creator: Simington
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Two Children Sitting on a Porch

Description: Photograph of two small children, a boy and a girl, sitting on the top step of a large porch of a house. The little girl has short hair and is wearing a white dress with black stockings and boots. The boy is wearing a short suit with a tie, stockings, and dark boots. There is a door directly behind them and a porch swing behind a pillar on the right side of the frame.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum