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Portrait of Druggist

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of a man named Leon Maner in a suit and tie. He was a known Cisco druggist.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Insect Trap.

Description: Patent for a new and improved ant trap. This design "consists in forming the trough of a quadrangular form, and V-shaped in cross-section, with the plates of the opposite sections of the trough forming wedges adapted to be forced into the ground around the mouth of the ant-hill and securely anchor the trap in the ground" (lines 41-46).
Date: June 26, 1883
Creator: Bunnell, James F.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Attachment for Pianos or Organs.

Description: Patent for an attachment for pianos or organs that allows for the convenient movement of the instruments that does not damage the instrument or the building.
Date: October 31, 1893
Creator: Carter, James William
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Wire Working Tool

Description: Patent for a wire working tool. Illustration included.
Date: June 24, 1901
Creator: Dodd, Joseph W.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Cisco, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the Cisco, Texas fire department. The cross shaped patch has a grey background with a safety tread pattern and red edging. "Cisco Fire Dept." is written in blue within the top and bottom points. The left and right points contain illustrations of fire equipment. The central image is that of a flaming Texas with "Serving Cisco Since 1881" written underneath.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

Baby Pictures

Description: Copy negative of two children sitting on wicker furniture.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Baby Pictures

Description: Copy negative of two photographs. The first and second both show young children sitting on wicker furniture.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Child

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of Elwin Skiles as a child. He would later become President of Hardin-Simmons University.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People in Cemetery

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of a family standing scattered in Monroe Cemetery with tall grass and trees. They are, from left to right, Nancy Jean West, Elnora Brewer Buchanan, Bertha Leo Buchanan West, Artie Day Martin, and Hubert Henry Buchanan. The second picture is of Artie Day Martin and Scott Lavette Seastrunk standing in Cisco Cemetery with trees on the left.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man on Outcropping

Description: Copy negative of Hubert Henry Buchanan standing on the edge of an outcropping. He has his arms folded and is wearing a hat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Power Line

Description: Copy negative of a power line in a barren area in Cisco, Texas taken in 1929.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People on Porch of Company House

Description: Copy negative of Mrs. Tut Tabor and family posing for a picture on a porch at Humbletown in Cisco, Texas during the late 1920s. Two adult women are seated on the steps, one holding an infant. A young girl in a dress is also seated on a step, and an adult man in slacks and a collared shirt stands behind. There are Christmas decorations visible on the door of the house behind the group.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Druggist

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of a man named Leon Maner in a suit and tie. He was a known Cisco druggist.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Eight People and Watermelon Feast

Description: Copy negative of Tut Tabor and family sitting on the ground near a fence eating watermelon, in Humbletown in Cisco, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Omar Burleson Banquet

Description: Photograph of a large group of men in suits and some women at a banquet for Omar Burleson. They are sitting at long dinner tables with food and drinks. A sign on the back wall reads, "17th Congressional District Welcomes The Burlesons."
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Omar Burleson Banquet

Description: Photograph of a banquet in Cisco, TX in honor of U.S. Representative Omar Burleson. Two men are leaning across the head table, shaking hands. On the table are a large flower arrangement, a microphone, and a podium. An American flag is behind the podium and several men are examining a document to the side.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Omar Burleson Banquet

Description: Photograph of a large banquet in Cisco, TX in honor of U.S. Representative Omar Burleson. A line of people are seated on one side of the table looking at the camera. One man stands behind them. The table is covered in plates and food, pitchers, cups, ketchup bottles, and eating utensils. On the back wall, Confederate and Mexican flags hang crossed .
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Omar Burleson Banquet

Description: Photograph of three men and a woman at a banquet for Omar Burleson. One man is standing at the podium, and the other people are sitting at an adjacent table with food and drinks. One of the men is Mr. Burleson. Behind the people are American and Texas flags and a banner reading "The Burlesons."
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Omar Burleson Banquet

Description: Photograph of a large banquet in Cisco, TX in honor of U.S. Representative Omar Burleson. A group of people at the banquet are seated on one side of a long table. They have plates of food, cups, and coffee cups in the table in front of them. Some are eating and others are paying attention to another part of the room.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Omar Burleson Banquet

Description: Photograph of a banquet in Cisco, TX in honor of U.S. Representative Omar Burleson. Five men are seated at a table eating. Behind them, two women are pouring something from a pitcher. The rest of the room is filled with other people at the banquet.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Omar Burleson Banquet

Description: Photograph of a banquet in Cisco, TX in honor of U.S. Representative Omar Burleson. A large number of people are seated at a table, eating and having conversations with each other. There are several long tables set up along the length of the room.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Portrait of Child Leaning on Hay]

Description: Photograph of a young child leaning on a small stack of hay. She has short, dark hair and wears a white dress, sash, and boots. She is standing in front of a background painted to resemble and outdoor scene and atop a floor strewn with hay.
Date: 1890~
Creator: Casey, A. F.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

Mr. and Mrs. Omar Burleson at Banquet

Description: Photograph of the Burlesons at a banquet in their honor. They are each holding a new watch, still in its box. They are looking to the right, away from the camera. A bouquet of roses is on the table in front of them. An American flag hangs on the back all with a welcome sign. A group of people is also gathered behind the couple.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Omar Burleson Banquet

Description: Photograph of men and women at a banquet for Omar Burleson. A man is speaking at the podium, and others are sitting on the left at an adjacent table with food and drinks. There are flowers on the table. Behind the speaker are a flag, a picture of a man on a horse, and a sign reading "Cisco Texas 17th Congressional District Welcomes The Burlesons."
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library