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Lizzie Crossen

Description: Photograph of Lizzie Crosson at age 80, in August 1924, seated out of doors near a picket fence under a tree. She wears a long dress and has her hair pulled up. This photo was included in a research paper by Marion Quick for an American History class at Marfa High School in 1967.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Girl in front of Church

Description: Copy negative of Willie Hardie Walker standing out front of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church grounds. She is wearing a scarf around her head and an apron over her dress. She stands with both hands on her hips looking into the camera. Behind her is the church which is surrounded by a white picket fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Burton Store on Ninth and Burton]

Description: Photograph of the Burton Store on the corner of Ninth and Burton in Orange, Texas. It has a picket fence on either side of the building. A sign says, "Cold Soda Water". Walter Gunstream is standing on the front porch.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Girl with Dog

Description: Copy negative of Pat McDaniel as a young girl. She is wearing a striped shirt, denim pants and a cap. She is seated in a wagon with a cocker spaniel dog and puppy. In the background is a white picket fence. Beneath the photograph are the words, "Holiday Greetings".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man and Woman in Farm Yard

Description: Copy negative of two images. The image on the right shows Matilda Skenell Key Hefner as an elderly woman. She is wearing a shawl around her head, holding a basket and standing n front of a house. The image on the left shows Francis Marion Hefner in a cowboy hat holding Kit Carson Hefner as a baby. Behind them is a picket fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man and Woman in Farm Yard

Description: Copy negative of two images. The image on the left shows Matilda Skenell Key Hefner as an elderly woman. She is wearing a shawl around her head, holding a basket and standing n front of a house. The image on the right shows Francis Marion Hefner in a cowboy hat holding Kit Carson Hefner as a baby. Behind them is a picket fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man and Woman in Farm Yard

Description: Copy negative of two images. The image on the left shows Matilda Skenell Key Hefner as an elderly woman. She is wearing a shawl around her head, holding a basket and standing n front of a house. The image on the right shows Francis Marion Hefner in a cowboy hat holding Kit Carson Hefner as a baby. Behind them is a picket fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

House

Description: Copy negative a house at 1500 North 2nd Street in Abilene, Texas belonging to F. W. Jones. The house has a front porch with columns and is surrounded by a picket fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Boy on Pony by Barn

Description: Copy negative of a little boy on a pony in front of a barn. Next to the pony is a donkey. In the background is a picket fence and vines. Printed across the bottom margin is, "W. Fischer's, Extra Finish, Photo Car".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Three Women Under Umbrella by Fence

Description: Copy negative of three women named Edith, Isabel James and Miss Foy standing under an umbrella. All women are wearing high-collared dresses and there is a picket fence in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man with Horse Drawn Commercial Wagon

Description: Copy negative of Olen Stevens wearing overalls and a hat. He is leaning against the rear of a horse-drawn commercial wagon. On the awning of the wagon is the word, "ICE" and beneath it is painted, "Abilene Ice Co." Two dark horses are harnessed to the wagon and a house is in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Lizzie Crossen

Description: Photograph of Lizzie Crosson seated out of doors near a picket fence under a tree. She wears a long dress and has her hair pulled up. This photo was included in a research paper by Jon Polson for an American History class at Marfa High School in January 1978.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[Photograph of a Wooden Building and a Gazebo]

Description: Negative of a small wooden building and a gazebo in Fredericksburg, Texas. The building has a covered front porch with decorative trim, and the gazebo is to the right of it. Both are behind a white picket fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

Two Unidentified Girls; One Dressed as a Boy

Description: Two unidentified girls are in a yard fenced in by wooden pickets. The girl on the right is dressed as a boy and is turned towards the girl on the left who is wearing a dress. The girl in the dress is parallel to the camera, but is looking back at the girl in boy's clothing. Two shadows of people standing in front of the two girls can also be seen entering the image.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Two Unidentified Girls in Men's Clothing

Description: Two unidentified girls standing in a yard fenced in by wooden pickets. The girl just left of the center of the frame is facing away from the camera, while the second girl is on the far edge of the right side of the picture looking into the frame--only half of her body is visible in the picture. The shadow of a person near the camera can be seen looming into the foreground on the left side of the picture. An early model car is in the background outside of the wooden fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Bryant Family in 1906

Description: Photograph of the Bryant family in 1906. Standing L-R: May, Edd, Alva, Claudia and Marcellus Douglas (bare footed). Seated L-R; Ella Gertrude Sojourner Bryant with Katie on her lap, Richard Jeremiah "Dick" Bryant with Mattie on his leg. Not shown are Ella, Ellen and Cherry who were born after 1906.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Monte Foreman Roping Cattle

Description: Photograph of Monte Foreman on a horse and pulling a rope attached to a calves' foot. He is wearing a cowboy hat and another cowboy is holding down the calf. In the background is a corral fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Monte Foreman with Saddled Horse

Description: Photograph of Monte Foreman standing next to a dark saddled horse. Mr. Foreman is wearing a denim jacket, chaps, cowboy hat and boots. In the background is a wooden picket fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Monte Foreman Roping Cattle

Description: Photograph of Monte Foreman on a horse and pulling a rope attached to a calf. Standing in between is a cowboy pulling on the rope. In the background are several cattle inside a corral.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Beeville High School Building 1912

Description: Photograph of Beeville's first high school which was dedicated in Oct. of 1912. The two story brick building was located at 601 East Hayes Street, and was named for Captain Allen Carter Jones. Captain Jones’ heirs, following the example of Captain Jones who had donated six acres of land for a school house in 1886, donated the land for this first high school. In 1957, a new A.C. Jones High School was built at 1900 N. Adams Street. This school house became Thomas Jefferson Junior High until it was razed in 1949 to make room for a modern structure that was named William E. Madderra Elementary school.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bee County Historical Commission

W.T. Manning Home

Description: The W.T. Manning home in Bellevue, TX. The house has a porch, a picket fence around it, and a windmill behind it.
Date: c. 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

An Afternoon Ride

Description: Children riding on a horse near a house with a picket fence. There is a young foal beside them.
Date: c. 1900
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Dam-It with student Jonas Wester

Description: Copy negative of Jonas Wester kneeling with mascot dog Dam-It. Mr. Wester is wearing a cap and the pair is in a fenced yard. Written on the photograph is is, "1918".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library