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General Store

Description: Photograph of the interior of a general store located in downtown Fort Worth. There are shelves along the walls on either side of the store, with display cases and counters in front of the shelves; various larger items are visible in the back of the store. Three men are in the store: a man wearing a long white apron at the far end of the left counter and two men wearing dark clothing behind the counter on the right side. Handwritten text at the bottom of the image says, "Store 1 Block East of Courthouse on Belknap St" and text with an arrow on the right side of the image identifiers the man at the far right as "Wm. Lee Harrison."
Date: unknown
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train Campsite Marker in Whitesboro

Description: Photograph of a stone campsite marker in Whitesboro, Texas, in front of a white fence and gate. The top of the marker is in the shape of the state of Texas and has a a line marking the route of the Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train. Text below says: "On June 22, 1986 the Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train camped here. Circling the state for six months and traveling over 3,000 miles, it visited over 150 villages and towns as a living exhibit of Texas's western heritage."
Date: 1986~
Creator: Cirincione, Nick
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train Crossing Sign in Sierra Blanca

Description: Photograph of a temporary road sign in Sierra Blanca, Texas, posted at the crossing where the Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train passed through the area. The main sign is a diamond shape with an image of a horse-drawn covered wagon above the text "XING." A rectangular sign above says "Limited Sight Distance." Mountains are visible in the background.
Date: April 7, 1986
Creator: Cirincione, Nick
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train in Abilene

Description: Photograph of the side of a wooden, enclosed wagon that was part of the Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train, while it was stopped in Abilene, Texas. Text in the center of the wagon says "1836 Texas 1986, Sesquicentennial, Wichester Commemorative Rifle." Additional text says "Glen's Sporting Goods, Irving, Texas" on the left and "A product of the Texas Wagon Train" on the right. Below, on the box portion of the wagon, another sign says "The Homeplace Horse & Buggy Company, Dallas, Texas."
Date: June 7, 1986
Creator: Cirincione, Nick
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

John Dungan Returning from France in 1919

Description: Photograph of a large group of soldiers in rows coming down a ramp out of a multi-story building at Newport News, Virginia. They are disembarking from France after returning WWI. One of the soldiers is identified as John Dungan, cousin of Lloyd Booth.
Date: 1919
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

[Clipping with Aerial Photograph of Euless, Texas]

Description: Newspaper clipping with an aerial photograph of Euless, Texas printed May 31, 1964. The photograph was taken by Norman Bradford from a Bell Helicopter. The view is looking west across State Highway 183. The caption accompanying the photograph explains that Euless is a "City Without A Center", as architects "say that the town lacks a unifying central point". A bond program was proposed to create a civic center complex that would "give Euless a 'town square'". The population at the time was 13,000, "expected to double by 1970", according to the newspaper article.
Date: May 31, 1964
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room