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Men and Boy in Yard

Description: Copy negative of John, Jim and Cliff Berry standing with James Berry as a young boy. All three men are wearing button-up shirts and hats, one is wearing a necktie. James Berry stands in front of them in a sweater and denim pants.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Family in Den

Description: Copy negative of John, Pearl, Cliff and Thelma Berry sitting in a den. A man is seated in an armchair and Pearl Berry is on wearing a dress and seated on the arm of the chair. The other two are standing behind the chair. Next to the chair is a lamp-topped table in behind the group is a door and curtains.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men in Yard

Description: Copy negative of John, Jim and Cliff Berry, all wearing button-up shirts and hats.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Family Picture

Description: Copy negative of a family gathering for Frances McCarley's 70th birthday. The group includes ten men, fifteen women, one young girl and five young boys. The men are wearing button-up shirts and the women wear dresses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Family Picture

Description: Copy negative of John Berry and family seated outside on white benches at Berry Ranch. The group includes four women in blouses and skirts, two men, a young boy and a young girl.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Large Group of People

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of a large group of people, mostly children. The group includes an elderly man with a beard, an elderly woman with a handkerchief around her head, three young women in high-collared dresses, five young boys, six young girls and three babies.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Cleveland's Oldest Known Resident]

Description: Information about the City of Cleveland's oldest known resident, identified as Linia Hamilton Alfred. The paper provides information about her life and major historical events that occurred while she was growing up. She was born on October 31, 1904 and is currently a great-great-great grandmother.
Date: unknown
Creator: Cleveland (Tex.)
Item Type: Text
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Old Timers Celebrate Fritz's Birthday

Description: The caption reads: Old Timers Celebrate Fritz's Birthday. These 14 old timers of Denton were photographed at a party celebrating Dr. E. W. Fritz's 84th birthday. They are, back row, left to right, Noah Batis, farmer; Mrs. J. W. Underwood; Mrs. F. E. Piner, wife of an early judge; Mrs. Ida Williams, whose husband was an early photographer; Mrrs. A. J. Kittrell, wife of an early cattleman; Mrs. J. S. Chapman, wife of a mining operator; Mrs. T. A. Robinson, wife of a cotton buyer, and Mrs. Cora Elliott, dressmaker. Front row, left to right, J. W. Shaw, a photographer, Dr. Fritz; Charles Wilkins, ranchmans; J. C. Parr, farmer, Mrs. C. C. Bell, and C. C. Bell, a farmer. (photo courtesy of Sam Fritz)
Date: May 23, 1930
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Hispanic Women Laughing]

Description: Photograph of a group of young Hispanic women gathered around an older woman, who is standing in the middle of the image and laughing. A girl on the woman's right is adjusting the apron around her waist for her. There are several other young women on the woman's left and behind her who are looking and laughing. The women are wearing patterned aprons and have their hair tied back. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "Pres-Mex Pan-American Day 1951".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

Portrait of Mrs. Melissa Ann Fisher Smith

Description: Cropped copy-photograph of an elderly woman (identified as Mrs. Melissa Ann Fisher Smith) posing with her arm around a large, dark-haired dog. The woman is wearing a dark dress with a frilly top covering her shoulders and upper arms as well as a dark hat. The dog has short, curly hair.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

Portrait of DeMouche Family

Description: Cropped copy-photograph of the DeMouche family in Portland TX. The woman seated on the front left is Mrs. Melissa Ann Fisher Smith. She is seated next to her son-in-law, Louis Pierre DeMouche. Mrs. DeMouche and the DeMouche's two daughters are standing behind the front two. The group is posed in front of a picket fence bordering a grove of trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

The Dallas Journal, Volume 43, 1997

Description: Annual publication containing genealogical information about families in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding area, including family histories, lists of records (births, deaths, registration, etc.), correspondence, and and other documentation. Name index begins on page 121.
Date: June 1999
Creator: Dallas Genealogical Society
Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society

Man and Woman at Table

Description: Copy negative of an elderly man and woman seated writing at a picnic table at the Buffalo Gap Presbyterian Encampment.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Portrait of Older Couple]

Description: Photograph of 2 people. There are two images with two front, torso poses. The subjects are facing front. An elderly man is seated in a wooden chair. He is wearing a dark suit and tie. He has a large mustache. A woman is standing behind him to the left. She is wearing a light-colored dress. Her right hand is resting on the arm of the chair. The background is trees and foliage.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

[Older Couple]

Description: Photograph of 2 people. There is one image with one front, bust pose. The subjects are facing front. The left subject is an old man. He has a long, white beard and white hair. He is wearing a dark suit with a striped shirt and dark bow tie. The chain from a pocket watch is visible attached to the buttons of his vest. An old woman is behind him to the right. She is wearing a dark, striped dress. The dress has a long, large collar. A cameo buttons the dress at the neck.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

[Lunch Time at the Labor Camp # 1]

Description: Photograph of members of a labor camp enjoying a noon time meal. There are three large, square tables against a wall of bright windows. Each table is occupied by approximately six to ten diners and their plates of food. The ages of the diners are vary from very young to elderly. A few people, such as the woman closest to the foreground, are looking at the camera, however most are eating. On the back of the photograph there is visible handwriting that reads, "HARLINGEN B-10 Noon hour at Conventión. May 28, 1950. Labor Camp."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Lunch Time at the Labor Camp # 2]

Description: Photograph of members of a labor camp enjoying a noon time meal. There are three large, square tables against a wall of bright windows. Each table is occupied by approximately six to ten diners and their plates of food. The ages of the diners are vary from very young to elderly. A few people, such as the woman closest to the foreground, are looking at the camera, however most are eating. On the back of the photograph there is visible handwriting that reads, "Harlingen- B-11 Noon hr. at Convention 5/28/50".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Lunch Time at the Labor Camp # 3]

Description: Photograph of members of a labor camp enjoying a noon time meal. There are three large, square tables against a wall of bright windows. Each table is occupied by approximately six to ten diners and their plates of food. The ages of the diners are vary from very young to elderly. In the foreground on the far left corner, there is a little girl sitting on a chair and looking over at the tables. On the back of the photograph there is visible handwriting that reads, "Harlingen - Noon hr. at Conventión 5/28/50".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Elderly Reverend on a Couch with Flower-Printed Pillows]

Description: Photograph of an elderly caucasian man (identified as Reverend R.D. Campbell) in a dark suit and tie sitting on a couch. The reverend is looking straight foreward through round glasses. The couch he is sitting on, which is sitting in front of the corner of two blank walls, has a striped pattern. Five pillows are visible on the couch; two of them are floral printed and the reverend is clutching one of them. There is writing on the back of the photograph that reads, "R.D. Campbell". There is also a stamp on the back of the photograph that indicates the printing company and the day it was printed.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Elderly Couple Sitting on a Couch with Flower-printed Pillows]

Description: Photograph of an elderly couple (identified as Reverend R.D. Campbell and Mrs. R.D. Campbell) sitting on a striped couch. Both of them are smiling and looking at the camera. The man is wearing a dark suit and tie, and the woman is wearing a two-toned three-quarter sleeved shirt. There is a floral-printed pillow on either side of the couple. The couch they are sitting on is positioned in front of the corner of two blank walls. Handwriting on the back reads, " Rev. & Mrs. R.D. Campbell A-50". There is also a stamp on the back of the photograph that indicates the printing company and the day it was printed.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Elderly Couple by Fireplace]

Description: Photograph of an elderly couple sitting together by a fireplace, possibly in Lynchburg or Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. They both appear to look at something off camera.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Family on Porch]

Description: Photograph of a family gathered on a porch, possibly in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee in the 1950's. An elderly woman sits in a rocking chair, holding an infant in her lap and feeding it from a glass. Three other children stand around the woman and infant.
Date: [1950..1959]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Camilla Wallace to Charles B. Moore, May 10, 1896]

Description: Letter from Camilla Wallace to Charles B. Moore in which she discusses the William Boyd family. She says she met "Auntie" and was impressed. She says that she has never known anyone else that old. She says that Mollie Moore and family are living on a coffee plantation in Mexico. She says she the fruit grown in Grand Junction, Colorado are the source of most of the funds in the valley. Camilla requests the last letter her father wrote the last day of his life that is in the possession of Charles Moore. She thanks Charles Moore for the family history he sent to her.
Date: May 10, 1896
Creator: Wallace, Camilla
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections