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[Wellington Post Office]

Description: Photograph of five people standing inside the Wellington Post Office. They are standing in a line, facing the camera. Handwriting on the back of the photograph identifies each person from left to right as: Wade Arnold, Jessie Fuson, Unknown, Lee N. Gragg, and Aubrey Moore.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Johnny Wallace Store]

Description: Photograph of the interior of the Johnny Wallace Store on the West side of the Wellington square. Five men are standing behind the counter next to a rack of suits. There are shelves with clothing on them on the right side of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Sid Jones Hardware Store]

Description: Photograph of the interior of the Sid Jones Hardware Store. Six men are in the store and are facing towards the camera. There are tall shelves on both sides of the store that are stocked with various hardware supplies, and a bike is sitting in the middle of the room. Handwriting on the back of the photograph states that the store was located in Wellington, Texas, and identifies the man in the dark shirt as Cleburne Jones.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Turley house]

Description: Photograph of a small, wooden house taken by Kirby Campbell, identified as the Turley house. The walls are slanted and there are holes in the roof. The house is pictured at night, and is lit with artificial lighting. Handwriting on the back of the photograph states that the house is located West of Wellington, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Campbell, Kirby
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Collingsworth County Jail]

Description: Postcard of the Collingsworth County Jail, located at Belton and 9th Streets in Wellington, Texas. It is a two-story brick building with a covered front porch. There are a few small houses in the distant background, and no other buildings nearby.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Wellington cotton yard]

Description: Photograph of a group of six men in the Wellington cotton yard. Three of the men are standing on the ground and the other three men are standing on top of wrapped up cotton. They are all wearing hats and suits and facing towards the camera. One of the men on the ground is identified as L. A. (Aubry) Hunt. There are multiple buildings in the distant background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Old Settler's Reunion]

Description: Photograph of gentlemen in their "Sunday best" for an Old Settler's Reunion. Notes on the back of the photograph identify some of the individuals, and state that it took place in the old Fair Park which was on the Northeast part of Wellington's original section.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Aerial view of Wellington State Bank and Wellington Hotel]

Description: Postcard of an aerial view of the Northeast corner of the square in Wellington. The visible buildings include the East side of the courthouse, the Wellington State Bank, and the Wellington Hotel. There is a horse-drawn wagon in front of the Bailey Grocery Co. building, and a group of people standing at the door of the Wellington Hotel. Other people can be seen walking across the street. There are houses and fields in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Early Wellington School]

Description: Postcard of an early school in Wellington, Texas, next to a railroad track. It is a two-story white building in a large field. The railroad track is in the right corner of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[First Courthouse in Collingsworth County]

Description: Postcard of the first Courthouse in Collingsworth County. It is two stories, and has a red brick exterior and a white clock tower on the roof. There are white buildings in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Cotton compress]

Description: Postcard of a large building that was a cotton compress in Wellington. The exterior of the building is plain and white, and the roof is repeatedly slanted.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Wellington Football team]

Description: Photograph of the Wellington Football team. They are pictured outdoors sitting near steps in front of a building, seated in three rows. Handwriting on the back of the photograph identifies their names.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Andy McDonald's Cafe and Bakery]

Description: Photograph of the interior of Andy McDonald's Cafe and Bakery on the South side of the square in Wellington, Texas. Two men are standing behind a counter with bar stools on the left side of the photograph. There is a small boy standing by a table and looking towards the camera.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Bank in Wellington]

Description: Photograph of the interior of a bank in Wellington, Texas. It has a tiled floor and coffered ceiling. There are two men working on typing machines or registers in the middle of the room, and a man wearing a suit and tie in a doorway.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[West Texas Utilities Store]

Description: Photograph of the West Texas Utilities store. It is a small brick building with displays in the front windows. An accompanying note states that the store was located on the South side of the square in Wellington.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[West Texas Utilities employees]

Description: Photograph of employees from West Texas Utilities Company. They are pictured indoors, standing behind a large wooden counter. There are four men and two women in the group, and they are all facing the camera and smiling. Handwriting on the back of the photograph identifies the individuals as Alvie Wood, Mr. Lindsey, L. V. Moore, Ina Brown, Cameron Beam, Billie Tennison, and Jack Norman.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Wellington State Bank]

Description: Postcard of the Wellington State Bank and the Wellington Hotel on the Northeast corner of the square. There are trees lined up along the sidewalk and power lines crossing the intersection.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Northeast corner of square]

Description: Postcard of the Northeast corner of the square in Wellington, Texas. There are multiple stores pictured and cars parked in front of them. An accompanying note states that there are Ozark Trail monuments on the corner of the square.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[The Sam Pritchard House]

Description: Photograph of the Sam Pritchard House. It is a small, wooden house in a field surrounded by trees. It is noted for when Bonnie and Clyde stopped there after their vehicle went off the Salt Fork of Red River bridge, North of Wellington on Highway 83.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Uncle Cal's Store]

Description: Photograph of a small convenience store called Uncle Cal's store. It is located on 15th Street and West Avenue in Wellington, Texas, and the owner is identified as Cal Suggs. There are Coca-Cola signs on the front of the building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Raburn Grocery and Market]

Description: Photograph of the Raburn Grocery and Market on the West side of the square in Wellington, Texas. It is a small one-story building with advertisements on the window.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Grain Elevator]

Description: Photograph of a grain elevator in Wellington, Texas. There are two wagons in the center of the photograph with people seated in them. One man is leaning in the doorway of a small building in front of the elevator.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Hardware and appliances store]

Description: Photograph of the H. and H. Hardware and appliances store in Wellington, Texas. It is a one-story brick building with large windows. There is a sign for U.S. Highway 83 in front of the store.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Closed Pool Hall]

Description: Postcard of a large group of people standing outside of a closed pool hall. There is a wagon drawn by two horses in front of the group. Handwriting on the back of the postcard describes the scene.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum