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Doll clothing

Description: Doll clothing in navy blue wool with red embroidery including a hat and cape. The doll clothing was made for Verna, the daughter of Bartow Angus Harper. The fabric came from his wedding suit (he was married in Montgomery Co., near Conroe, in 1892).
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Lonely Baby]

Description: Color postcard depicting a little girl holding a doll and crying. There are blocks and doll-sized furniture nearby. Printed on the card, "Can't you see I'm lonely, Lonely as can be" Handwritten on the card, "Aug 7th 07, 18 mos. old Friday, 'anto,' your baby Rosa L." Correspondence on the back reads, " Your letter came to Mud this morning she was getting pretty swelled up at you. we will be awful glad to see you hurry a& come on. Your R.L.D." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, #527 S. 18th St, Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Aug 9, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Man and Woman in Field; Mother and Children in Garden

Description: Copy negative of two photographs. The picture on the left is of H. L. Roberts sitting with his wife Verne Bartley Roberts in a rocky area, taken in the 1920's. He is holding a cup, and she is holding gloves. The picture on the right shows Verne kneeling with children in front of some conifers, taken in December of 1934. The girl on the left, Nila June Hale, is holding a doll. The boy on the right in overalls is Jean Stanley Hale.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Girls Playing With Dolls

Description: Copy photograph of four girls playing with dolls on a porch. Three girls sit on the porch, one with her back to the camera. The fourth girl watches from the doorway.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Old Woman and Child in Yard; Old Woman

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The picture on the left is of Matilda Skenell Key Hefner sitting in a wicker wheelchair in a bonnet and shawl in a yard with young Matilda Cummings standing in front with three baby dolls on a scooter toy. There is a flower in front of the girl and a fence in the background, and the picture was taken in 1925 in Alvarado. The picture on the right is of Matilda Skennell Key Hefner standing between a rocking chair and support beam on a porch wearing dark colored clothing, taken in 1926 at a house on Peach St. in Abilene.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of a Doll Contest]

Description: Photograph of a group of six young girls having a doll contest. The dolls are elaborately dressed and well taken care of.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

Baby in Crib

Description: Copy negative of Pat McDaniel on in a baby crib. She is seated between a stuffed teddy bear and a doll. She is grasping the doll's hand and smiling.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Young Girl Sitting on the Foot Step of an Automobile]

Description: Black and white photograph of Dorabell Hansen on her fourth birthday. She is sitting on the foot step of an antique model automobile with a couple of Kewpie dolls on either side of her. She is wearing a white dress, black leggings, and dark leather shoes. Directly to her right is the back driver side wheel of the car. On the back of the photograph, a handwritten note reads: "Here is a picture of our little girl and her [Kewpie] dolls the day she was 4 years old we also had her baptized that day. The wind was [too] strong that day to get a good picture."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Elderly Couple with Their Wendish Dolls]

Description: Color photograph of an elderly couple identified as Walter and Mary Schimank of the Texas Wendish Heritage Society. They are participants of the 7th Annual Folklife Festival. Walter is wearing a white short-sleeve shirt with a black vest and a red bow tie. His wife Mary is wearing a red patterned bonnet and shawl. In Walter's arms is a cloth doll that is dressed very similarly to Mary.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Cindy Hickok with Doll]

Description: Photograph of Cindy Hickok, a doll maker from Houston, at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is posing next to a life size doll she made that looks like an old woman. Hickok has short brown hair and is wearing glasses and overalls. The doll's hair is made of yarn and is gathered into a bun. Its dress has a collar of white lace, with a lace flower at the front.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Apple Dolls]

Description: Color photograph of a group of four people surveying the array of apple dolls on the cloth-covered table before them. The display of dolls belongs to a participant of the 7th Annual Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Girl and Doll

Description: Copy negative of a young girl, Thelma McCarley, holding her doll (baby Jim) in Paducah, Texas. Thelma is wearing a dress and long stockings.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Doll

Description: Doll (boy), composition head and hands, stuffed cloth body; wearing one piece “romper suit” with white long-waisted belt; suit is striped blue and white; marked “L.A. & S.”
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Marie Loupot

Description: Photograph of young Marie Loupot. The child is shown near a doll and toy stroller.
Date: unknown
Creator: Stanford's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

[Christmas Tree and Girls]

Description: Glossy color postcard depicting two girls next to a Christmas tree. The tree is decorated and has toys underneath it. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, Paris, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Girl in a dress holding a doll

Description: A young girl in a white dress stares at a doll held in her hands, while standing next to a fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Charles R. Delphenis

[Woman Making Apple Dolls]

Description: Black and white photograph of a woman adjusting the clothing on one of her apple dolls, which she makes. Another clothed apple dolls sits on the lace-covered table before her. Her booth, one of many at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival, is dedicated to these dolls
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Charlene Berryman Painting a Cornshuck Doll]

Description: Black and white photograph of Charlene Berryman of Kingsburg, Texas, painting a doll made from a cob of corn that is still in its shuck. Three finished dolls complete with dresses are visible on the left. She has a table dedicated to her dolls at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Photograph of the Gillespie County Historical Society]

Description: Negative of the Gillespie County Historical Society. In the background there is a painting of a woman and a divider with information and images on display. In a clear box on a table is a large doll wearing baby's clothing.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Display Case for the Gillespie County Historical Society]

Description: Negative of a display case for the Gillespie County Historical Society. The case is resting on two tables. In one corner of the case is a doll with a piece of cloth over its lap. On the other side of the case is a small chest, a couple of small images, and miscellaneous objects.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Man and Woman in Car]

Description: Photograph of a man and a woman, who holds a baby doll, sitting in a car in front of a painted backdrop.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast