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Motorcycle Race

Description: Copy negative of a dirt track motorcycle race in Abilene during the 1920s. There are four visible racers, two in front racing side by side and two others trailing behind. The grandstands in the background are packed full of spectators.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Car Race

Description: Copy negative of two race cars speeding down a dirt track with dust clouds behind them. In the background are grandstands full of people.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Race Track Wreck

Description: Copy negative of a race car wreck scene. In the foreground is the wrecked car in tall grass and several men. In the background is a large wall over which a big crowd is leaning and watching the scene.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Car Race

Description: Copy negative of a car race. In the foreground are two speeding cars with a dust cloud behind them. In the background are grandstands full of people.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Football Game

Description: Copy negative of a football game at Fair Park in Abilene, Texas. In the background are bleachers full of people.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Crowd in Grandstand

Description: Copy negative of a very large crowd filling the grandstands at the West Texas Fair in Abilene, Texas. In the foreground is a fenced area and a Texaco vehicle.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Grandstands in a Field]

Description: Photograph of an empty field, surrounded by a barbed wire fence, with empty grandstands built to the right. A large building is in the distance, next to several smaller structures and a tall windmill.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mugg, Kilo
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Raising Flag, Nuernberg Shrine

Description: Photograph of American soldiers carrying U.S. flags at the grandstand at Zeppelinfield in Nuremberg, Germany. The building is topped with a large stone swastika that is being covered by a U.S. flag.
Date: April 21, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

Terry out at first

Description: Photograph of a play at first base in a baseball game between West Texas State Normal College and Clarendon College. The West Texas runner nears the bag as the fielder takes the throw. The umpire, dressed in coat, tie and hat, raises his right arm as another player watches from the side. A wooden grandstand and the West Texas administration building are visible in the background.
Date: May 12, 1922
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

[Runners in a foot race]

Description: Photograph of the conclusion of a race at a West Texas State Normal College track meet. Five men wearing team uniforms are racing to the finish line and a sixth runner is partially visible on the left. A covered wooden grandstand filled with spectators is in the background and other spectators are standing along the track.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

[West Texas State Normal College football game]

Description: Photograph of the football field at West Texas State Normal College, viewed from the west end zone. Players are scattered across the field and spectators are visible in the covered grandstand and along the sideline.
Date: [192?]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum