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[Gravestone at Nike Missile Site]

Description: Photograph of a gravestone at a Nike Missile Site, possibly at the Dallas-Fort Worth Air Defense Area. The stone reads "Don't Let This Be You!" and is planted behind a mound of dirt. The makeshift grave stands in front of a barbed wire fence.
Date: March 1961
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Headstone of Henry Lee Price]

Description: Photograph of the headstone marking the grave of Henry Lee Price. The marker is a vertical slab made of stone. Etched underneath his name are the words: "Texas, U.S. Army, World War II, May 11, 1919, July 19, 1973." A metal placard holder is embedded in the ground just in front of the headstone.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Headstone of William M. Price]

Description: Photograph of the headstone marking the grave of William M. Price. The marker is a vertical slab made of gray-colored stone. Etched on the front beneath his name are the words: "Texas, PVT OMC, World War I, December 20, 1896, June 22, 1954." According to accompanying information, he was the son of Tony and Addie Price and the grandson of Sam and Mary Price.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Headstone of Carter L. Price]

Description: Photograph of the headstone marking the grave of Carter L. Price. The marker is tall and made of gray-colored stone. Etched on the front below Carter L. Price's name are the following words: "Died June 18, 1914. Aged 61 years." The rest of the words are illegible. According to accompanying information, he was born in December 1863. He was also the son of Sam and Mary Price.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Headstone of Addie Price]

Description: Photograph of the headstone marking the grave of Addie Price. The marker is a simple, rectangular vertical slab set into a two-tiered platform. Etched on front is Addie Price's name; beneath her name is her birth date, August 3, 1862, and her death date, August 13, 1910. The words "AT REST" are etched into the platform below the top stone. According to accompanying information, she was the wife of Tony Price, who was Sam and Mary Price's son.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Headstone of Lela M. Price]

Description: Photograph of the headstone of Lela M. Price, born 1896 and deceased in 1910. Her grave marker is a small, rectangular block of stone, displaying only her name and the years she was born and deceased. Piles of dead leaves surround the marker.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Headstone of Azilea and Ben Price]

Description: Photograph of the shared tombstone of Azilea D. Price and Ben F. Price. It features a floral border etched at the top. The family name has its own rectangular recessed area at the center of the tombstone; below the family name are the individuals' names, both of which are also confined in their own recessed rectangles. The name on the left, Azilea D., is accompanied her birth date, Feb. 15, 1888. The name on the right, Ben F., is followed by his birthdate, Jan. 15, 1883, and his death date, June 28, 1961. Below the pair of names is the quotation, "The Lord is my shepherd I shall not want."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Price Cemetery]

Description: Photograph of Price Cemetery in Palestine, Texas. In view is a grave plot enclosed by a rectangular frame set into the ground; within the plot are several headstones. The landscape of the cemetery grounds is grassy with some patches of red dirt. Verdant trees are in the distance just beyond a wire fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[A Grave Plot in Price Cemetery]

Description: Photograph of a grave plot within Price Cemetery in Palestine, Texas. The plot, which is located in an area devoid of grass and is mostly red dirt, has been sectioned off by cinder blocks into a rectangular shape. A small placard is embedded at the foot of the area.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Headstone of Elizabeth Beard]

Description: Photograph of the headstone of Elizabeth Beard, born on April 4, 1913 and deceased on November 6, 2003. It features her name etched within the shape of a heart. Underneath her name are her birth dates and death dates; between the two dates is an image of Elizabeth in her womanhood. The words, "In loving memory" are directly below her picture. Floral bouquets that have been placed in front of her headstone are partially visible. According to accompanying information, she is the granddaughter of H.L. Price.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Headstone of Henry L. Price, Jr.]

Description: Photograph of the headstone marking Henry L. Price, Jr.'s grave in Price Cemetery in Palestine, Texas. The marker is made of stone and features only his name, his year of birth, which is 1895, and year of death, which is 1910. Piles of dead leaves surround the headstone. According to accompanying information, Henry L. Price, Jr. was the son of H.L. and Rosa Price.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Broad View of Price Cemetery]

Description: Photograph of a portion of Price Cemetery in Palestine, Texas. The cemetery grounds are largely made up of red dirt and small, spare patches of grass. A small number of headstones are visible in the distance. Verdant trees are visible in the distance.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Headstone of Nellie Bell Cummings]

Description: Photograph of the headstone of Nellie Bell Cummings, born on December 24, 1896 and deceased on May 1, 1982. The image of a lamb with a decorative border is etched at the top of the headstone.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Two Women At the Unveiling a Historic Marker in the Danevang Cemetery]

Description: Black and white copy print of two elderly women standing next to a large tombstone in the Danevang Cemetery before the unveiling of a historical marker. Their names are Elsie Christensen and Helena Lauritsen. The woman standing to the left of the tombstone is pointing to the covered historical marker in the background. The other woman stands behind the tombstone, out of view except for her shoulders and up; her head is turned away from the camera and toward the historical marker. Their shadows are cast on the well-manicured grass. The historical marker is erected right off of a paved pathway and beside a flagpole. There are few trees in the distance.
Date: 1994
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Church Ruins; Graves

Description: Copy negative of two pictures taken during World War I. The top picture is of a large destroyed cathedral. The bottom picture is of several decorated crosses marking German graves. Two of the crosses have helmets on top, and one has fallen over.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Mascot's Grave

Description: Copy negative of the grave of Hardin-Simmons University's mascot "Dam-It."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Woman By Grave #2

Description: Copy photograph of a woman standing next to a grave with a short, rectangular headstone. The grave is in an empty prairie. The woman is wearing a dark-colored dress and shawl, and appears elderly. There is a shadow of an additional person in the lower right corner.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Woman By Grave #1

Description: Copy photograph of a woman standing next to a grave with a short, rectangular headstone. The grave is in an empty prairie. The woman is wearing a dark-colored dress and shawl, and appears elderly. There is a shadow of an additional person in the lower right corner.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Grave and Headstone

Description: 1 copy negative of the grave of James B. Simmons. There are four flower arrangements surrounding the grave.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Postcard from R. P. B. to Junia Roberts Osterhout, November 14, 1907]

Description: Postcard from R. P. B. to Junia Roberts Osterhout. Featured on the postcard is a photo of a grave for General Sam Houston. In front of the grave is a fence missing several posts. A tree is by the grave and behind it is another fence. In the background are other grave stones. On the bottom, R. P. B. asked if Junia was glad that a monument was going to be placed at the grave.
Date: August 14, 1907
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center

Man by Grave

Description: Copy negative of John Berry standing in a cemetery by Maxwell's grave. There are headstones around him, fences, trees, and a building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Grave Marker

Description: Copy negative of a Loda E Teague's grave marker. It is in the shape of a tree and has leaves at the bottom. There is an emblem for forest woodmen circle on the grave marker. There is an inscription on the tombstone.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of George R. Reeves' Grave]

Description: Photograph of George R. Reeves' tombstone in Pottsboro, Texas. The tombstone reads: Honorable George R. Reeves, born January 3, 1826, died September 5, 1882. Aged 56 years 8 months & 2 days.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West