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Communion and Baptismal Supplies

Description: Color photograph of a tabletop covered in linen. A pitcher, chalice, lidded container and a dish all made of silver have been placed atop a white embroidered handkerchief. The head of a microphone and the bottom of an elaborate brass candelabrum are visible behind the chalice and the pitcher. On the left, an open book whose pages have gilded edges is partially visible.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Tea for Women

Description: Photograph of five women at Garfield House in Abilene, TX preparing for a tea. The table is set with the common dishes and silverware of a tea.
Date: 1958
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Dining room table setting]

Description: Photograph of a decorated dining room setting. There are various pieces of fine furniture in the room with a chair in the background. There are also multiple pieces of crystal and silver objects on the table.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Standing Women Holding Dishware]

Description: Photograph of standing women posing in front of a cafeteria window. They are holding cup and plate sets, with the exception of the woman in the far left, who holds a metal coffee pot. They wear knee-length, 50's style dresses in various patterns and colors.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Women in a Kitchen]

Description: Photograph of standing women in a kitchen with wooden drawers. The woman in the foreground fills a container with water. To her right, various dishes have been set on a drying rack. In the background, two smiling women are standing opposite each other.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Commemorative plate

Description: Wedgewood plate commemorating the 100th anniversary of Texas Independence. The plate has a picture in the center and various pictures around the outside including portraits, buildings, and flags as well as the dates 1836 and 1936.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Dinner plate

Description: Floral design in bottom of plate, painted in enamel, edge is banded with some freehand embellishment. Maker's Marks: "ENO... and Sons", "BURSLEM", and stamped motif. "Ancestor" of "Gaudy Dutch" design.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Woman with Coffee Set

Description: Copy negative of a picture of Pauline Mayes Richardson sitting at a table with a coffee set and other dishes and a wedding cake. Another woman is standing next to her, and another man is visible in another room in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Shallow bowl

Description: Round, shallow treen bowl sitting on a pedestal with paper pasted on bottom; "1884 Judge Theron Lance used This on his desk for pens great grandfather of Robert Theron"; lathe marks on bottom of pedestal
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum