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The Bronco, Yearbook of Hardin-Simmons University, 1965

Description: Yearbook for Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, Texas includes photos of and information about the university, student body, professors, and organizations. Name and senior indexes start on page 314.
Date: 1965
Creator: Hardin-Simmons University
Item Type: Yearbook
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Group of Women Visiting in a Open Hall Room]

Description: Photograph of a group of women scattered around an open hall room. The women are all wearing long dresses with short sleeves. Three women are setting up cups and a punch bowl on a table in the background on the right-hand side of the image. There is a faded handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "Dedication of Mc Millan Hall Pres Mex".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Two People Standing at the Fence of a Building]

Description: Photograph of two people standing in front of the brick fence that surrounds a one-story building. The building is perfectly symmetrical, and there are three arches at the front of the entrance. There is a large window on either side of the front of the building. A car is parked on the sidewalk in front of the building on the left-hand side of the image, and there is a man standing next to it. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "Mc Millan Hall Pres-Mex".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

1861 Cass County Courthouse Interior

Description: Photograph of east entry hall entrance of the 1861 Cass County courthouse in Linden, Texas. There is an old vault to the left. Ceilings are "drop-ins" and the floor is tile.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[People in Front of a Tex-Mex School Hall]

Description: Photograph of students standing in front of a Tex-Mex school hall building. Two of the students are standing directly in front of the stairs leading to the double-door entrance. There are side-by-side behind a table. Two other students are standing next to one of the large palm trees that border the entrance. The building is made up of three distinct sections: the entrance and the two sides. The entrance is in between the two sides, and is sunken farther back. Both the entrance section and the two sides are three floors, however the first floor of the entrance section is the stairs leading up to the second floor main entry. The two side sections are cut off at the sides of the photograph. The building has equally spaced windows on each floor. The foreground of the photograph is made up of the grassy field that is in front of the building. Handwriting on the back of the photograph reads, "Shinner Hall Tex-Mex Institute".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[School Buildings on Tex-Mex Campus]

Description: Photograph of school buildings on a Tex-Mex campus. The campus grounds is a dirt clearing with a few trees and shrubs visible. On the right side of the image in the foreground, part of the front of a building facing to the left can be seen. Another small building is visible on the left in the background behind a row of shrubs. This building has a dominant triangle tapered roof. On the righthand side of the image, there is a row of three long buildings with coupled windows. They are made of alternating lines of light colored brick and darker colored brick. The door at the end of the first and foremost building of the three is open. There is handwriting on the back of the photograph that reads, "Tex-Mex Inst. A-14 Dormitories at the left ; dining hall right."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Postcard of Salle des Pas Perdus in Palace of Nations]

Description: Postcard of the Hall of Lost Steps in the Palace of Nations, Geneva, Switzerland. Typed text on the front of the postcard says "S.d.N. - Salle des Pas Perdus. L.o.N. - Assembly Lobby." Typed text on the back of the postcard says "Salle ces Pas Perdus du Bâtiment de l'Assemblée, donnant su les terrasses, les jardins, le lac et, au fond, le Mont Blanc."
Date: [1941..1945]
Item Type: Postcard
Location Info:
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

Simmons Science at Hardin-Simmons University

Description: Copy photograph of an exterior view of Simmons Science Hall on the Hardin-Simmons University campus. The building is a three story brick structure, and is photographed from the side. The entrance is obscured by trees. One car is parked outside the building. A sign above the building says, "Simmons," while text above the entrance says, "Simmons Science Hall."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Old Main at Simmons College

Description: Copy negative of the old main science hall building at Simmons College. The building is about three stories high and has very nice architectural design. Also attached to the picture is a brief description of the history of the building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Winters School Cafeteria, Winters, Texas: Floor Plan and Sections

Description: Floor plan and sections for a cafeteria building in the Winters Independent School District. It includes second floor plan, typical tread and riser, detail of stairs, screened garbage room, typical wall section at kitchen, typical wall section at stair hall, and door schedule.
Date: 1954
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Elementary School Building, Anson, Texas: First Floor Plan

Description: Floor plan for a two-story elementary school building in Anson, Texas. It includes a floor plan for the first floor (bottom left) as well as a door and window schedule (top) and a room finish schedule (bottom right). There are classrooms, toilets, offices, rooms, and corridors with measurements in the floor plan.
Date: July 12, 1929
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.