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[Line of People on Horses at a Rodeo]

Description: Photograph of a group of people sitting on top of horses that are arranged in a line. They are standing outdoors on a fenced-in earthen area. Pennants are hanging from lines attached to power lines. A small portion of a crowd can be seen on the bottom left. An animal holding pen is visible to the right underneath a bandstand.
Date: Summer 1944
Creator: Skeet Richardson Photos
Partner: Palo Pinto County Historical Association

[News Script: College capers]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a fair at Baylor University in Waco, with donkey races and a beauty contest for students.
Date: May 3, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[H. J. Berndt Children]

Description: Photograph of four children astride a donkey held by a young boy standing in front. This picture was taken at the home of Helvig and Laura Berndt. The donkey belongs to Niels Berndt. The four children of H. J. and Laura Berndt with an unknown boy play with the donkey.
Date: 1925~
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[People riding donkeys]

Description: Photograph of a large group of people. A man is shown kneeling in front of the crowd with a small burro. There are people on the porch of a building in the background. Three children are seated in a carriage.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[A Donkey on 6th Street Mineral Wells, 1916]

Description: Donkeys were still prevalent in 1916, and so were the grass-grown steel tracks of the "Dinky Cars" (Mineral Wells Lakewood Park Scenic Railway which had ceased operations in 1909) on NW 6th Street. The house to the left is probably Colonial Revival--an example of the architecture of this time. The source of the photograph is A. F. Weaver's, "TIME WAS in Mineral Wells..." first edition, 1975, on page 82.
Date: 1916
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

[News Script: Donkeys]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a race on the backs of donkeys from Lake City, Colorado to a new housing development, Lake City, U.S.A., near Lewisville.
Date: June 10, 1960
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Group at Manitou Colorado]

Description: Group of visitors at a resort in Manitou Colorado. Men and women sit on donkeys, children sit in a cart pulled by a horse, a small burro is standing in the center of the photo with a man holding it. A few people sit on the large porch near the office in thew background. The name "Eugene" is handwritten below the photo.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Rodeo Clowns

Description: Copy negative of rodeo clowns at the HSU Rodeo. One is riding a tiny horse, being pursued by another riding a donkey. There are other men on horses by the edge of the arena.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Family Vacation Shot with Pack Mules

Description: Copy negative of the Paxtons in Colorado on vacation. The individuals shown from left to right, starting in the front, are George Paxton Sr., Ralph Darr, George Paxton Jr., Mrs. Mattie Warren Paxton, Helen Paxton, Mildred Paxton and Euna Darr. Mary Paxton and Winnie Warren are standing in the second row behind the group. In the background is a waterfall.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Taking Turkeys to the Market

Description: Copy negative of the Louise Trading Company store in Louise, Texas, which is located in Wharton County. In the photograph, there are two donkeys pulling a cart full of turkeys. There are also several turkeys standing in front of the store. There is a large sign above the store that reads, "People's Bank. Louise Trading Co, Furniture Harness, Hardware Feed Hay Car."
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Girl on Donkey

Description: Copy negative of two photographs. In the image on the left is Galen Davis Orr as a young girl riding a donkey. She is wearing a dress and bow in her hair. In the image on the right is Audie Cornelia Davis as a young girl in a dress and bow in her hair. She is standing on a porch with a doll in a stroller.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Boy on Pony by Barn

Description: Copy negative of a little boy on a pony in front of a barn. Next to the pony is a donkey. In the background is a picket fence and vines. Printed across the bottom margin is, "W. Fischer's, Extra Finish, Photo Car".
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[The Donkey Trail up East Mountain - 1901]

Description: A trail ride, going up East Mountain on burros, is pictured here. The participants listed on back of picture are: "Jessie Padgett - Dallas, Mr. Oscar Levin, Miss [unidentified], Mr. Coy Wimberly - Tyler, Miss [unidentified], Miss Burriss - Terrel, Mr. Jacobs - Atlanta, Lilian Webster - Dallas, Raymond Caruth - Dallas, Johnetta Armstrong - Dallas, Mr. Cousins - Tyler, Maggie Street - Dallas, Katie Elliott - Dallas, Miss Hyman - Min. Wells, Mr. Nance - Dallas, Mr. Brown - Tyler, Mary Roberts - Terrel, Will Caruty - Dallas. Mineral Wells, June 11, 1901." Burro rides on the Donkey Trail up East Mountain were a popular pastime around the turn of the twentieth century.
Date: June 11, 1901
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library