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Cotton display

Description: Display of Allen Farm Acala cotton, 10 sample lengths; grown near Navasota, TX. A note on the display says, "Allenfarm Acala Cotton. Note Uniformity And Length of the Staple."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Photograph of a Coin Collection]

Description: Photograph of a coin collection displayed in books and boxes on top of a wooden chest of drawers. Hung on the wall behind the chest is a newspaper article and sheet music.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

Commercial Garage

Description: Copy negative of an automotive shop with a Miller Tires display in the window. There are a car and tools inside.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Car Showroom

Description: Copy negative of a window display in a Chevrolet car showroom. In the window are plants, car parts, and signs. Some of the signs read, "645.Chevrolet", "Motor Chevrolet Cars" and "New Chevrolet Prices". In the background are book-lined shelves.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Store Window

Description: Copy negative of the display window at the Mingus Brothers Store in Abilene at Easter time 1909. There are signs, clothing, and decorations.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Store Window #2

Description: Copy negative of a display window at the Mingus Brothers Store in Abilene around Easter time. Displayed are hats, ties, and shirts, and there are signs and decorations.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Store Window #1

Description: Copy negative of a display window at the Mingus Brothers Store in Abilene around Easter time. Displayed are hats, ties, and shirts, and there are signs and decorations.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Safeway Grocery Store Display #2

Description: Photograph of a Safeway Grocery Store display. The display consists of two football player figures on top of a produce shelf; the figures are set up under a miniature goal post. A sign towards the left says "Abilene Eagles Shoot for Another State Championship. Safeway is Shooting for More Satisfied Customers." There are also balloons in the display. In the background, there is text on the wall that says "Your Garden Room Safeway Produce."
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Safeway Grocery Store Display #1

Description: Photograph of a Safeway Grocery Store display. The display consists of two football player figures on top of a produce shelf; the figures are set up under a miniature goal post. A sign towards the left says "Abilene Eagles Shoot for Another State Championship. Safeway is Shooting for More Satisfied Customers." There are also balloons in the display. In the background, there is text on the wall that says "Your Garden Room Safeway Produce."
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Woolworth's Ritz Cracker Display

Description: Photograph of a Ritz Crackers display at the Woolworth's store. There are other food products that are around the display.
Date: 1955~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Woolworth's Caramel Apple Display

Description: Photograph of Woolworth's Caramel Apple display. The sign above the display of apples says "It's time again for Caramel Apples." There are signs on the display advertising the price of the apples. Other types of displays can be seen in the background.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Woolworth's Caramel Apple Display

Description: Photograph of Woolworth's Caramel Apple display. The sign above the display of apples says "It's time again for Caramel Apples." There are signs on the display advertising the price of the apples. Other types of displays can be seen in the background.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Woolworth's Ritz Crackers Display

Description: Photograph of a Ritz Crackers display at the Woolworth's store. There are other food products that are around the display.
Date: 1955~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Window Display for Texas Industrial Week

Description: Photograph of a window display for Texas Industrial Week. The display consists of a model plant. On the walls, there are several signs; headlines on the signs say "Flash or Short Time Pasteurizer," "Homogenizer," "Cream Separator and Milk Clarifier," "The Borden Pledge," "Bottle Filler," "Weight Can and Receiving Vat," "Refrigerated Stainless Steel Storage Tank," "Bottle Washer and Sterilizer," "The Borden 1951 Sales Dollar," and "Borden's Laboratory 'Product-Quality' Control Program."
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Woolworth's Caramel Apple Display

Description: Photograph of a caramel apple display at the Woolworth's store. There are several advertisements surrounding the display.
Date: 1955~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Woolworth's Caramel Apple Display

Description: Photograph of Woolworth's Caramel Apple display. There is a sign above that display that says "It's time again for Caramel Apples." There is a woman behind the display putting caramel on the apples. Other displays can be seen in the background.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Exhibit

Description: Copy negative of a booth at the West Texas Fair in Abilene, Texas. Two men are seated on either side of the display area with shotguns on their laps. In-between the men is a display table and a rack full of firearms with a sign that reads, "Remington Arms Co." In the background is a fireplace and hanging on all the walls are animal heads and hides.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Exhibit

Description: Copy negative of a the Motz & Curtis booth at the West Texas Fair in Abilene, Texas. Above the display area is a sign that reads, "Motz & Curtis, Insurance in all Branches...". In the foreground is a sign that reads, "We are agents".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Exhibit

Description: Copy negative of a display of Ford automobiles at the West Texas Fair in Abilene, Texas. On the left side of the frame are two seated men. American and Texas flags are handing from the rafters.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Exhibit

Description: Copy negative of a booth at the West Texas Fair. Over the display area is a large sign that reads, "Ed. S. Hughes Co., Over Hardware Co., If It's Hardware We Have It". Below the sign is a table topped with two tall plants in vases and a man in a dark suit and bow tie. There are rugs and saddles surrounding the area.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Grocery Store Opening

Description: Photograph of the opening of H. O. Wooten grocery store. There is a display of Reynolds Wrap products on a table. Signs shaped like rainbows are throughout the display; a sign at the top says "...foods in Foil...Rainbow Fresh Rainbow Bright." Signs on the front of the table say "But foods in foil..." and "they're Rainbow Bright."
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Grocery Store Opening #1

Description: Photograph of the opening of H. O. Wooten grocery store. There is a display of box flour products on a table. The wall behind the table has a banner that says "Light Crust Flour" at the top. Below the banner, there are two identical signs that consist of a television set and text that says "Texas' Most Wanted Flour For Light, Light Biscuits Light Crust Flour." A photograph in the center of the two signs consists of a group of people dressed as cowboys with musical instruments. On the front of the table, there are two of the same signs as above the table. A sign in the center says "The Light Crust Doughboys!"
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Grocery Store Opening

Description: Photograph of the opening of H. O. Wooten grocery store. There is a display of work gloves with sign in the center of the display. One sign says "There is a Reigel Work Glove for Every Purpose specially tanned leathers give canvas glove comfort....leather glove wear Riegetl textile corp." A sign below that says "Plastic-Dot the original the only work glove to guarantee double the wear." Signs at the bottom of the display say "Plastic-Dot" and "Full Page Advertising in Post Popular Mechanics Business Week;" the latter has an illustration of a glove on it. In the background, there is a display of Whitson Brokerage Company products.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library