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Four Women on a Ladder

Description: Photograph of four women standing on a ladder that is leaning against a water cistern. Louise Howell Conn is on the bottom rung and Alyce Howell is just above her with two unidentified women above them. They all wear blouses and long skirts. Alyce Howell wears a neck tie. In the background are houses, trees and fences.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

State Juvenile Training School in Gatesville, Texas

Description: Photograph of a section of the grounds of the State Juvenile Training School in Gatesville, Texas. The view looks down a sidewalk, on the right of which are several buildings, trees and a water tower. On the left side of the sidewalk are more trees, a dirt road, a flag flying and another building. Written in the bottom left-hand corner is, "Gildersleeve - Waco -" and on the bottom right is, "Section of Grounds and Buildings. State Juvenile Training School. Gatesville, Texas."
Date: unknown
Creator: Gildersleeve
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

State Juvenile Training School in Gatesville, Texas

Description: Photograph of the entrance to the State Juvenile Training School. In the foreground is a circular garden with lined shrubs, plants and trees. In the background are two multiple-storied buildings with an American flag flying in-between them. Behind the taller building is a water tower. Written on the bottom left hand side of frame is written, "Gildersleeve -Waco" and on the bottom right hand side is, "Entrance - State Juvenile Training School - Gatesville, Texas -."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[The Crazy Bottling Plant]

Description: The Crazy Water Bottling Plant and Crazy Water Tower are shown here. The plant was built in 1919 at a cost of $85,000, and is located at 300 NW 7th Street. The location was once the original site of the Sangcura-Sprudel Wells Pavilion. The Sangcura-Sprudel Pavilion was moved and converted into a rooming house, which burned in 1973. Notice the home in the background. The date on back of photograph is given as 1940.
Date: 1940
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

[Residence of S.B. (Burk) Burnett]

Description: Photograph of a large two story house with an dirt road leading to the front entrance. There are a few trees that decorate the lawn. The house was home to Mr. S.B. (Burks) Burnett.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Construction on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of construction of sidewalk along Brushy Creek Bridge on U.S. Highway 81 in Williamson County. Shows completed sidewalk and guardrails with cafe and water tower in the background.
Date: March 21, 1952
Creator: Texas Department of Transportation
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

Ft. Worth Cityscape, 1920s

Description: Photograph of the Ft. Worth cityscape in the 1920s. The photograph shows, from left to right, the Neil P. Anderson Building, City Hall, Star-Telegram Building, W.C. Stripling Company Building, Burk Burnett Building, Carnegie Library, W.T. Waggoner Building, First National Bank Building, Texas State Bank Building, F. and M. Bank Building, Flatiron Building, and the Texas Hotel. City Hall has a tall clock tower, the Carnegie Library has a rooftop balcony, the flatiron building has a rooftop water tower and a fire escape and in the foreground are tall trees and telephone wires.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Headquarters, Matador Division, Matador, Texas

Description: Photograph of the Headquarters of the Matador Division in Matador, Texas. The house is stone and surrounded by newly planted trees. On the left side of the frame is a water tower. In front of the house is a barbed-wire fence and a metal gate. In the foreground is a grassy field and a section of picket fencing.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Aerial View of the Convair Administration Building

Description: Aerial view of a large building with the words, "CONVAIR, Fort Worth" across the front side of it. In front of the building is a large parking lot filled with automobiles, a flagpole, grass and trees. Behind the building are two water towers.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Group of Buildings and Water Tower

Description: Photograph of a group of large white houses and buildings, a water tower and silos surrounded by a large white wooden fence. There is a large field of grass in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

The Mashed-O Ranch House

Description: Photograph of a small child in a cowboy hat seated atop a saddled white horse. The child is holding a rope that is around the neck of a small calf. Behind the group is a white ranch house surrounded by a wooden fence, water tower and trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Five Men and One Boy with a Debarked Log

Description: Photograph of five men, one boy, and a team of two horses with a large debarked log on a wagon. Two of the men are standing on top of the log and the boy is standing in-between the horses. Two of the men wear overalls and all of them wear hats. In the background is a wooden building, trees, houses, and a water tower.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Group of Men on Horses in Orange, Texas

Description: Photograph of eleven men and two young boys standing next to or on top of twenty horses. They are all wearing hats. In the background are several buildings, a water tower, telephone and electric poles and wires. In the foreground is a large patch of grass.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Volunteer Firemen 1915]

Description: Photograph of volunteer firemen standing in front of the Childress fire station. Some of the men are wearing fireman hats and they are all dressed in suites or in collared shirts with ties. Two horse-drawn wagons are standing behind the line of volunteers. There is a water tower in the background and buildings on both sides of the fire station.
Date: 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum