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[Killough Massacre Monument]

Description: Copy negative of the Killough Massacre Monument, a tall pyramid surrounded by trees. It was built as a Civilian Works Administration project to mark the site of the 1838 Killough Massacre. This photo was taken before the site had been cleared of debris.
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Festival Parade]

Description: Copy negative of the National Tomato Festival parade in Jacksonville. The First National Bank building has been decorated. In the far left background, the East Side Elementary School can be seen. A parade float moves down the street.
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Gallatin School, 7th Grade]

Description: Copy negative of the Gallatin School 7th grade class of 1923-24. In the front row, from left to right, are Chester Garner, Mrs. Gretna Jones (teacher), Morris "Spot" Fling, Cecil Welborn, Lee Roy Dudley, and Letcher Clifton. In the middle row are Janie Gullion, James Jarrett, Vera Baggett, Haskel Jenkins, Jewel Cotton, Buck Fling, Loids Jenkins, Reba Turney, and Lester Williamson. In the last row, standing, are Cora Dell Jenkins, Margie Tucker, Irene Gullion, Evie Underwood, Monnie Garner, Ruby Clifton, Alma Tidwell, Alma Ferrell, Stella Faye Ridge, and Hoye Jenkins.
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Gardiner Home and Family]

Description: Copy negative of the Gardiner family in front of their home. In the back row are Ada and Eunice Gardiner. In the middle row, Thelma Gardiner, Bob Gardiner, baby Evelyn Gardiner, Robbie Gardiner, and Mildred Gardiner. In the front row are Jessie Mae Gardiner and Elaine Gardiner.
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Grading Tomatoes at Packing Shed]

Description: Copy negative of workers grading tomatoes at a packing shed in Jacksonville. The man in the far right background is Sam Boles. None of the other workers have been identified.
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Invitation]

Description: Copy negative of an invitation to the Oddfellows' 60th anniversary. It reads: "You are respectfully invited to attend an entertainment given at the Rusk Hall in the town of Rusk, on the 28th day of April, 1879, by the members of Washington Lodge, No. 17. Committee of Invitation: L. R. Rains, D. Dreeben, J. A. Stallings, L. Kronenberg. Committee of Arrangements: R. I. Ricketts, W. W. Blassingame, Wm. Summers, G. L. Atkins. Committee of Order: G. W. Taylor, C. M. Johnson."
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Robbie Gardiner with Bicycle]

Description: Copy negative of Robbie Gardiner on a bicycle in the backyard of Bob Gardiner's home in Fastrill, TX. Gardiner is positioned to climb onto the bicycle.
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Withdrawal Card]

Description: Copy negative of a withdrawal card given to T. S. Cook. It reads: "Patrons of Husbandry Dimit Card. This certifies that Bro. T. S. Cook is a member in good standing of Salem Grange No. 59, County of Cherokee, State of Texas, and at his request, we grant this Withdrawal Card, and commend him for membership in any Subordinate Grange to which he may apply. L. H. Reed, Master. G. B. Coupland, Secretary. March 15."
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Wedding Photo]

Description: Copy negative of a wedding photo of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Duke. Fannie Goodson Duke stands with her hand on the shoulder of Henry Duke. On the other side of Henry Duke, an unidentified man stands, also with his hand on Duke's shoulder.
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[The Bargain Store]

Description: Copy negative of The Bargain Store in Rusk. Three men stand behind the display case. In the center is Marvin Troublefield, an employee, and one of the others is W. J. Deckard, the owner. The identity of the other man is unknown. Merchandise is displayed on shelves behind the counter.
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Engine with Logs]

Description: Copy negative of a train with logs stacked on the cars behind the engine. Men sit on the engine, and one stands next to it. None of them have been identified.
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[John Floyd Murdoch]

Description: Copy negative of John Floyd Murdoch, son of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph LaFayette Murdoch. Murdoch stands with his left arm behind his back, and his right hand on a chair. Under the photo, text reads: "Rail Road Photo Car."
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Wedding Invitation]

Description: Copy negative of a wedding invitation. It reads: "Mr. and Mrs. Felix McMinn request your presence at the marriage of their daughter May to Mr. Will B. McKellar, Wednesday, October twentieth, eight thirty o'clock p. m. at their residence in New Birmingham, Texas, 1897."
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Brick Plant]

Description: Copy negative of a brick plant of New Birmingham. A tramway is visible, leading from the pit to the plant. This was used by cars to carry clay to the plant. Mules line up at the tramway. A brick drying shed is in the upper left of the photo.
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

["Mud Creek" School]

Description: Copy negative of a group of students at the school on Mud Creek, east of Rusk. Only Marvin Troublefield, fourth from the left in the third row, has been identified.
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Queen Jerry Peacock]

Description: Copy negative of Jerry Peacock on the Queen's Throne in Ragsdale Park during the 1937 Jacksonville National Tomato Festival.
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission