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Cotton field near Prescott
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Area cotton field in 1910. 1910s
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Graham Brothers Farm. Located between Prescott and Blevins. none
Corra Donnell Hospital
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Cora Donnell Hospital, 1922 - 1960s. 1930s
Martin W. Greeson, engineers & contractors on Narrows Dam.
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M. W. Greeson, with engineers and contractors on Narrows Dam, 1910. 1910s
Grade School or Jr. High School shown in what is now City Park.
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Caption below photo says "Grade School, Prescott, Ark.". However on back side is penciled in "Junior High School 1929 - 1945". Location is the present community park. none
Gem Theatre on West 1st Street.
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The Gem Theatre, R. B. Hardy, West 1st Street. 1900 - 1950. 1950
Prescott Jr. High 1927 to 1944.
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Junior High School 1927 - 1944. Located on Walnut St. between 2nd & 3rd. none
Joe Boswell Dept. Store, Ledbetter's and now Picayune.
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Joe Boswell Dept Store. Corner of East Elm and 1st St. Later Ledbetter's Dept. Store and now is home to The Nevada County Picayune Newspaper as of the end of 2000. 1940s
Unknown Gathering.
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People and place are unknown. Picture taken around 1900. Can you identify? none
Blakely's Store
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Same photo shown in photo album number 2 with dates and idenity. R. L. Blakely's Store around the turn of the century. Later he went into the abstract and realty business. 1900s
Pierce Brothers, Falcon School.
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Picture made in 1930. Falcon School is in background. The Pierce Brothers are the four gentlemen in the foreground. A. E.'Buddy' Pierce, Jessie Pierce, Charley Pierce and Willie Pierce. 1930s
First log trucks to area. Junction City Lumber Co.
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Logs hauled from west of town about 1930. These were the first heavy duty trucks in common use. They were ten gear Macks and were used by Junction City Lumber Co. Same as book #2 vol38 no24a. none
Bodcaw Academy
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Bodcaw Academy. Picture was made before 1900 and school is facing East. 1900s
Bodcaw Academy 1915.
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Bodcaw Academy after the 1915 tornado. Road had also been changed to other side and center section of building had been added. Building was torn down shortly after this picture. 1915
Board of Stewards, Methodist Church, Prescott,AR.
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Board of Stewards, Methodist Church, Prescott, 1942. These photos are from W. A. Yancey. 1942
Prescott Jr. High eighth grade class of 1939-40.
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Eighth Grade, Prescott Jr. High School, 1939 - 1940. Photos are from W. A. Yancey. Same photo may be seen on page 10 at vol 76 no 19. 1939
Boss Burnet
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These photos from W. A. Yancey.
"Boss" Burnet, a citizen of Nevada County who traveled with various circuses and carnivals for many years. We have heard that he was seven feet tall and weighed over 600 pounds. none
Hesterley's Jewelry Store
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Ernest Hesterly Jewelers, 1955. Photo from W. A. Yancey. 1955
Senior Gentlemen's meeting during the 1940s.
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Group of "Old Timers" in Prescott durung 1940's. Facing camera, Left to Right. Sam Logan, H. V. Scott, W. V. Tompkins, Sam T. White. Back to camera right to left. John A. Davis and W. T. Hart. Man on left is unknown. 1940s
Trooper Bob Cockman And Coroner E. Jameson at fatal accident.
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Trooper Bob Cockman and Coroner Ernest Jameson at a fatality accident on Hwy. 67 South during the 1960's. 1966
Bodcaw Stage Stop. 1800s
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This is reported to be the Stage Coach Station at Bodcaw sometime before 1900. Same photo as vol 77 no 19 page 6 of book 3. 1800s
Stagecoach stop at Bodcaw in 1800s.
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Another shot of Bodcaw Stage Coach Station. Same location as vol 77 no 7 page 6 book 3. 1890s
Students and Faculty of Bodcaw Academy around 1900.
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Students and Faculty of Bodcaw Academy about 1900. Photo supplied by Mrs. Bonnie Tomlin Lauche. 1900s
Bodcaw Academy around 1900.
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Bodcaw Academy about 1900. Photo supplied by Mrs. Bonnie Tomlin Lauche. 1900s
Bodcaw Academy around 1900.
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Bodcaw Academy about 1900. Photo supplied by Mrs. Bonnie Tomlin Lauche. 1900
Football game
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Football at Bodcaw, probably around 1917. These and other Bodcaw pictures are from Mrs. Bonnie Tomlin Lauche. 1910s
Bodcaw Academy students and faculty.
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Bodcaw Academy, probably before 1900. Photos furnished by Mrs. Bonnie Tomlin Lauche. 1900
Students and faculty of Bodcaw Academy around 1900.
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Bodcaw Academy, probably before 1900. Photos furnished by Mrs. Bonnie Tomlin Lauche. 1900
Students and faculty at Bodcaw Academy around 1900.
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Bodcaw Academy, probably before 1900. Photos from Mrs. Bonnie Tomlin Lauche. 1900
Bodcaw Academy around 1900.
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Bodcaw Academy, probably before 1900. All the above photos copied from originals furnished by Mrs. Bonnie Tomlin Lauchse. 1900
Bodcaw Academy around 1900.
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Bodcaw Academy, probably before 1900. This could be a ball team as there is what looks to be a ball in lower center with the #3 or #9 on it. Photo furnished by Mrs. Bonnie Tomlin Lauche. 1900
Bodcaw Academy around 1900.
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Bodcaw Academy, probably before 1900. Photo furnished by Mrs. Bonnie Tomlin Lauche. 1900
Bodcaw Academy around 1900.
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Bodcaw Academy, probably before 1900. The three above photos furnished by Mrs. Bonnie Tomlin Lausche. 1900
Sheriff Of Nevada County Sam E. Munn. 1915-18.
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Mr. Sam E. Munn, Sheriff of Nevada County from 1915 - 1918. Photos from his son Hayes Munn. 1910s
Sheriff Sam E. Munn, Nevada County 1915-18.
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Sheriff Sam E. Munn, Nevada County 1915 - 1918. Sheriff seems to be looking North in about the 200 block of North Main St. Pictures furnished by his son, Hayes Munn. 1915
Eighth grade Jr. High, 1939-40.
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Eighth grade, Jr. High, 1939 - 1940 school year. 1939
Citizens of Bluff Springs about 1900.
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Citizens of Bluff Springs near Theo Post Office about 1900. G. R. Blake, J. T. Knight, E. A. Bevers, J. R. McAteer, T. L. Gulley and J. N. Kirk. 1900
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Wood burning "Prarie" engine built for a Louisiana Timber Co. in 1907. Later purchased and shown here as No 7 on The Reader RR also known as The Possum Trot Line. Picture taken about 1950. none
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Baldwin engine built in 1907, by Baldwin Co. for W. T. Carter Lumber Co. of East Texas. Later years it found it's way to The Reader RR as engine No 2 on The Possum Trot Line. Photo taken around 1950. none
Hood's Cotton Gin at Emmet, early 1900s
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Hood's Cotton Gin at Emmet, early 1900's. This and the following photos of Emmet are from Tom Reyenga. 1900s
Mrs. Lottie Reif & J. Vernon Fore at Boswell Dept. Store.
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Mrs. Lottie Reif and J. Vernon Fore at the desk of Boswell Dept. Store, 1950. 1950
Hood's Cotton at Emmet.
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Hood's Cotton Gin at Emmet. none
Hood's Cotton Gin at Emmet.
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Same as above, vol 78 no 12. Hood's Gin in Emmet. none
J. Vernon Fore & picture of Joe Boswell.
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J. Vernon Fore. Portrait on wall is of Mr. Joe Boswell, operator of wholesale and retail businesses during the first half of the century. 1950s
DeLaughter's Saw Mill at Boughton around 1900.
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DeLaughter's Saw Mill at Boughton, 1900. 1900s
Junction City Lumber Co. Operated by John A. Davis, 1900s.
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Junction City Lumber Co. Manufacturers and Wholesalers of Yellow Pine Lumber. Operated on the Northeast side of Prescott by John A. Davis during the early 1900's. 1900s
Junction City Lumber Co. early 1900s.
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Another view of Junction City Lumber Co. 1900s
Alfrey & Logsdon's Heading mill at Emmet in early 1900s.
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Heading Mill at Emmet, early 1900's. Operated by Alfrey & Logsdon. 1900s
Munn's Chapel Church.
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Munn's Chappel Church looking to the corner of Moncrief and Greenlawn Sts. 1940s
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Front view of the Opera House, located at corner of West Main and First St. none
Street scene looking West on Main from R. R.
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Looking West down West Main St. from RR. 1900s
Mt. Moriah Church around 1890.
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Mt. Moriah Church, before remodeling. Picture made about 1900. (Tint on above pictures is because prints were made from slides) 1890s
Delight Oak Flooring Mill.
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Delight Oak Flooring Mill which burned in early 1950's. 1940s
Vegetable Packing Shed.
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Vegetable Packing Shed which was located on the P&NW RR near the present site of Gilbert Cement Mix plant. Operated in late 1940's. 1940s
Vegetable Packing Shed.
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Another scene of packing shed. Also see vol 134 no 3. 1940s
1950s McRae School Float.
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McRae School Float, 1950's. 1950s
Renovation of Baker's Easy Pay.
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Renovated building of Bakers Easy Pay Store on corner of East 1st and Vine Sts. Since 1920 building has housed Greeson Chevrolet Co., Robinson's Dept. Store, Boswell's Bargain Store and Porters Appliance Co. Can you name others? 1960s
Renovation of old Bank of Prescott building.
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Renovated Bank of Prescott building at East Elm and 2nd Sts. Built in 1904 as Bank of Prescott and used as bank until 1960. Currently is a long time home to Teague Eye Clinic. 1960s
Willow Oak Acres horse farm.
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Willow Oak Acres west of town. Well known for years for their Champion Tennessee Walking Horses. none
Nevada County Court House as seen in 1915.
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A view of the 1915 Court House. 1915
Nevada County Court House as seen in 1915.
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A view of the 1915 Court House. Also see vol 134 no 14. 1915
Franks Pontiac Dealership.
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Opening of Franks Pontiac Dealership, Corner of East 2nd & Pine St. early 1950's. 1950s
Bank of Prescott 1904 interior.
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Interior of 1904 Bank of Prescott. Note all the white marble. Location was the corner of East 2nd and East Elm. 1904
Ark-La Village.
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Ark-La Village. A recreation of a working old western town. Manufacturing buggys, stagecoaches, saddles and gas grills. From the 1950s through most of the 1970s. Located in Emmet, AR on U. S. Hwy. 67. 1950s
Ark-La Village.
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Ark-La Village. Old western town owned by Arkla Gas. See vol134 no6 and no8 for more information. 1950s
Ark-La Village.
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All are scenes from Ark-La Village at Emmet, 1950's. An early American town, Buggy Factory and Gas Grill Plant. Complete with Saloon, Jail, General Store and other attractions. A major tourist spot. See, in this book, #3 vol134 no6 and no7 for more info and scenes. 1950s
Chamber of commerce banquet in the 1960s.
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Chamber of Commerce Banquet, 1960's. 1960s
C of C Banquet in 1960s welcoming Robbins Mfg. Co.
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Early 1960's. Welcome Banquet for Robbins Mfg. Co. Made vinyl flooring in the present Firestone Plant. Annice and Everett Ward are 2nd and 3rd from left. Who are the others? 1960s
C of C Banquet in 1960s Mayor B. Wingfield speaking.
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Chamber of Commerce Banquet, 1960's. Mayor Burt Wingfield is speaking. 1960s
C of C Banquet in 1960s President Dewey Stripling speeking.
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Same C of C Banquet as above. Two time C of C President Dewey Stripling is speaking. 1960s
DeLaughter's Saw Mill in Boughton.
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DeLaughter's sawmill at Boughton, 1920's. 1920s
Mt. Moriah Church
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Early picture of Mt. Moriah Church. 1900s
Mitchell's Store in Glenville,AR around 1900.
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Glenville, early 1900's. Mitchell's Store. 1900s
Westmoreland Brothers Saw Mill at Cale, early 1900s.
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Westmoreland's Mill at Cale, early 1900's. 1900S
Nichol's School House South of Bodcaw in early 1900s.
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Nichol's School House in Alabama Township, South of Bodcaw, early 1900's. 1900s
W. E. Sutton's Store in Sutton.
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W. E. Sutton's Store in downtown Sutton, Early 1900's. 1900s
Sutton School 1914.
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Sutton High School, Sutton, AR. 1914. Photo courtesy of Garrett Family. 1914
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Loading logs on the P&NW North of Prescott, 1920's. none
Blevins P&NW RR Depot in early 1900s.
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P&NW Depot, Blevins, early 1900's. 1900s
Cummings Barber Shop, early 1900s
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Cummings Barber Shop, East Elm St. Early 1900's. Barbers are ??? Smith, Coy DeWoody and W. P. "Buddy" Cummings. Man in middle chair is Jim Bush. 1920s
Cummings Barber Shop 10 years earlier than vol83 no2.
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Same barber shop as above about 10 years earlier. Do you know the barbers? Same photo as vol83 no6 ten years earlier. 1900s
Cummings Barber Shop in early 1930s.
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Same barber shop in the early 1930's. At rear is Miss Hazel Matlock, Beauty Parlor operator, Babe Garland, shine man, front barber is Coy Dewoody with Allen Gee in his chair. Buddy Cummings and Ralph Fore are in the back two barbers. 1930s
Bank of Prescott 1936 County Fair Float and directors.
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Directors of Bank of Prescott 1936. Bank's Co. Fair Float. 1936
Jr. High School, 8th grade in 1938.
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Junior High School, 8th grade, 1938 - 39. 1938
Eighth grade, 1943.
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Eighth Grade, 1943. 1943
Board of Stewards, Methodist Church in 1942.
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Board of Stewards, Methodist Church 1942. 1942
Prescott High School Band of 1939.
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PHS Band, 1939. 1939
The Nevada News moving presses out in Sept. 1981.
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Moving presses from Nevada News building in Sept. 1981. 1981
Rehabilitation of East Elm St. 1981.
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Beginning rehabilitation on East Elm St., Sept. 1981. See vol 991 no 01 and 03 also. 1981
Rehabilitation of East Elm St. 1981.
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Beginning rehabilitation on East Elm St., Sept. 1981 1981
New businesses on East Elm St. 1978.
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New business on East Elm St. Also see vol 991 no 05 & 06. 1978
New business on East Elm St. 1978.
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New business on East Elm St. in locations formerly occupied by Cornish Funeral Home, The Nevada News and others. See vol 991 no 02, 03, 04 and 06 for more information. 1978
New business on East Elm in 1978.
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Business in Old Mortuary Building and Nevada News Building on East Elm St., Sept. 1978. 1978
Arkansas State Capitol.
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Arkansas State Capitol. 1980s
Union Baptist Church after arson of 1980.
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Union Baptist Church. One of several hit by arson in the fall of 1980. See vol 991 no 09 and no 010 for other views. 1980
Union Baptist Church after 1980 fire.
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Union Baptist Church after arson destroyed it in the fall of 1980. See vol 991 no08 and 010 for other scenes of this church. Church has been rebuilt on AR Hwy. #53 just North of Bodcaw. 1980
Union Baptist Church after fire in 1980.
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Union Church Fire, October 1980. One of several churches destroyed by arson during the fall of 1980. Church has been rebuilt. Located on Ark. Hwy. No 53 North of Bodcaw. 1980
Harmony Church fire in October 1980.
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Harmony church after arson fire in October of 1980. See vol 991 no 12 and 13 for other scenes of this fire. 1980
Harmony Church fire of 1980.
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Harmony Church fire of 1980. See vol 991 no 011 and 013 for different views of this arson fire. 1980
Harmony Church fire scene, 1980.
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Harmony Church fire scene. Burned by arson, October,1980. Church has since been rebuilt. Located on Highway No 76 one mile East of Highway No 53, South of Laneburg. Also see vol 991 no 011 and 012. 1980
Esso Oil Warehouse being torn down for Faulkner Body Shop.
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Esso Oil Warehouse being torn down and replaced with Faulkner's Auto Body Shop's paint building. See vol 991 no 015 also. 1990
Esso Oil Warehouse being torn down for Faulkner Paint Shop.
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Replacement of one of the earliest metal buildings built in Prescott. Original building was the warehouse of Esso Oil Co. Replacement building is paint shop for Faulkner Body Shop. See vol 991 no 014 also. 1990
Prescott High School, early baseball team.
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One of Prescott's early PHS Baseball Teams. Can you identify anyone in this picture? Date is probably about 1915. 1910s
Wagon load of cotton bound for Hood's Gin in Emmet.
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Wagon load of cotton, ox drawn, being hauled to Hood's Gin in Emmet. Date is between 1910 and 1920. 1910s
Prescott Concert Band, probably 1920s.
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Prescott Concert Band. Date is probably 1920. Bass Drummer is John Lewis. 4th from right with clarinet is Robert Blakely. Can you identify others ? 1920s
Nevada County residents. Reason for gathering unknown.
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This picture was made at the Old Court House about 1936 to 1938. From right to left.
Back Row - Paul Haynie, Elwood Robinson, unknown, Clement Broomfield, Watson Wilson, unknown, Martin Wells, James DeWoody and the others are all unknown.
Middle Row - Third from right is Elizabeth Patterson and all others are unknown.
Front Row - right to left, unknown, Marie Ely, unknown, Red Graham, Gus Woodul. Others are unidentified. 1930s
Prescott High School Graduation, 1938.
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Photos took at graduation of Class of 1938. See vol 86 no 21 22 and 23 also. All are identified in large photo in North Room of museum. Location in the gymnasium which stood on the corner of West Elm and Second St. 1938
Seniors of the class of 1938.
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Seniors of the class of 1938. See vol 86 no 20, 22 and 23. Location is the gymnasium which stood at the corner of West Elm and 2nd St. All are identified on a large picture in the North Room of the museum. 1938
Graduating Seniors of the class of 1938.
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Grads of 1938. All are identified in large photo in North Room of museum. Location was the gym which was located at the corner of West Elm and 2nd St. See vol 86 no 20, 21 and 23 for other views. 1938
Grads of class of 1938.
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Snap shots made at Graduation of the Class of 1938. Location is the Gymnasium at the corner of West Elm and 2nd St. These people are all identified on the large picture of the class on the rack in the North Room of Depot. Also see vol 86 no 20, 21 and 22. 1938
Senior Class of 1933.
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Senior Class of 1933. Names are listed on next four photos. See vol 87 no 20, 21, 22 and 23. 1933
Names of Class of 1933.
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Partial list of grads of class of 1933. See vol 87 no 19, 21, 22 and 23. 1933
Names of 1933 P. H. S. Grads.
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Names of some of the grads of 1933. See vol 87 no 19, 20, 22 and 23 for more information. 1933
Names of 1933 grads.
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More names of grads of the class of 1933. Also see vol 87 no 19, 20, 21 and 23 for more info. 1933
Names of Class of 1933.
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Names of Senior class of 1933.
Front Row L to R - Autsel Ussery, Ollie Mae Thornton, Thomas Lavender, Dudley Gordon, Ruth Huskey, Margaret Grimes, Connie Frizzell, Geneva Erwin, Sidney Earl Forrester, Jamie Stuart, George Hershel Cox, Helen Munn and Ethel Harris. Second Row - Dudley Rouse, unknown, unknown, Wilma Woosley, Helen Ruth Evans, Sammie Sewell, Mary Isabelle Hamb and Horace Russell. Third Row - Coach Carl Dalrymple, Viola Coates, Everett Jones, Rae Hawley, Daisey Pearle Newth, Isolene Bolls, Edna Smeltzer, William Roy Britt, Samuel Jones, Bobbie Orr, Cleo Grimes and Frances Newth. See vol 87 no 19, 20, 21 and 22 for more information. 1933
1927 Parris Island Marine Barracks.
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1927 post card from Marine Barracks, Parris Island, South Carolina. This is one of several photos found in debris of houses being torn down in South Nevada County. We have no idea who these pictures belonged to. 1927
Gym that once set on the corner of West 2nd and Elm.
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Another view of the gym at West Elm and 2nd St. Built in 1935-36 by WPA. Used as an Auditorium, Gym, and County Library until torn down in the 1950's. 1940s
Bank of Prescott as it set on corner of East 2nd and Elm.
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Another view of Bank of Prescott on corner of East Elm & 2nd. Note the huge canvas awning over windows of Ozan Mercantile next door to bank. 1910s
Alberta Zypher Mail and Express Train used up to 1955.
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Another view of the P&NW Alberta Zypher used to carry mail & express until 1955. 1950s
Train wreck in 1920 of passenger car of P&NW RR.
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Passenger car of P&NW damaged in wreck around 1920. 1920s
Train wreck repair of tracks.
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Scene from same wreck as shown above. See vol 103 no 13 for more info. 1920s
Cotton field west of town around 1920.
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Cotton field west of Prescott about 1920. 1920s
Cecil School pre 1920.
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Cecil School, pre 1920. 1910s
Prescott High School Band in 1936.
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Prescott High School Band in 1936. Mary Joe Hamilton is Drum Major and R. E. Lindblad is Director. We have I.D. on all these people. 1936
Eighth grade graduation at Prescott Jr. High spring of 1934.
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Eighth Grade Graduation of Prescott Junior High School, Spring of 1934. Far left center is Mrs. Roy Stainton, class sponsor. Far right is Mrs. Tula Barlow Elliot, Principal. Man at center rear is J. I. McClerkin, Superintendent of Schools. We have I.D. on all students. 1934
Nichols Store on East 1st.
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Nichol's Store on East First St. opposite the Court House. Look carefully in the store's right window and a reflection of the 1904 Court House can be seen. The man on the left is Mr. Barlow. The other two are the Nichol's Bros. 1900s
Jones and Co. Blacksmithing around 1900s.
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One of the turn of the century businesses on West Main St. where NAPA is now located. The only sign painter in town at the time was a German Immigrant named Schmidts - note his spelling of "Horse Shoeing". 1900s
Sign on Blacksmith shop in alley. Advertising Chill Tonic.
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Sign on alley wall of Jones Blacksmith Shop advertises "Wintersmiths Chill Tonic". 1900s
Junior and senior class of 1941 on trip.
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Prescott High School Class of 1941 on Class Day outing at Hot Springs. There are members of what normally would have been the Junior and Senior Classes of that year. The World War Two "hurry - up" graduation program probably caused this mixture. Also see vol 106 no 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23 and 24. 1941
Junior and senior class of 1941 on trip.
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Prescott High School Class of 1941 on Class Day outing at Hot Springs. There are members of what normally would have been the Junior and Senior Classes of that year. The World War Two "hurry - up" graduation program probably caused this mixture. Also see vol 106 no 17, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23 and 24. 1941
Junior and senior class of 1941 on trip.
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Prescott High School Class of 1941 on Class Day outing at Hot Springs. There are members of what normally would have been the Junior and Senior Classes of that year. The World War Two "hurry - up" graduation program probably caused this mixture. Also see vol 106 no 17, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23 and 24. 1941
Junior and senior class of 1941 on trip.
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Prescott High School Class of 1941 on Class Day outing at Hot Springs. There are members of what normally would have been the Junior and Senior Classes of that year. The World War Two "hurry - up" graduation program probably caused this mixture. Also see vol 106 no 17, 18, 19, 21, 22, 23 and 24. 1941
Junior and senior class of 1941 on trip.
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Prescott High School Class of 1941 on Class Day outing at Hot Springs. There are members of what normally would have been the Junior and Senior Classes of that year. The World War Two "hurry - up" graduation program probably caused this mixture. Also see vol 106 no 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 23 and 24. 1941
Junior and senior class of 1941 on trip.
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Prescott High School Class of 1941 on Class Day outing at Hot Springs. There are members of what normally would have been the Junior and Senior Classes of that year. The World War Two "hurry - up" graduation program probably caused this mixture. Also see vol 106 no 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 23 and 24. 1941
Junior and senior class of 1941 on trip.
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Prescott High School Class of 1941 on Class Day outing at Hot Springs. There are members of what normally would have been the Junior and Senior Classes of that year. The World War Two "hurry - up" graduation program probably caused this mixture. Also see vol 106 no 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22 and 24. 1941
Junior and senior class of 1941 on trip.
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Prescott High School Class of 1941 on Class Day outing at Hot Springs. There are members of what normally would have been the Junior and Senior Classes of that year. The World War Two "hurry - up" graduation program probably caused this mixture. Also see vol 106 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22 and 23. 1941
Ampitheatre once located in City Park.
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Another View of the ampitheatre located in northeast corner of City Park where fenced play ground is now located. 1920s
Prescott High School building as seen 1910.
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A front view of the 1910 High School Building located just East of the present science building and Supt's office. Note just to right of entrance the white corner stone. See closer view in vol 107 no 2. 1910s
Prescott Primary School third grade in 1929.
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Third Grade, Prescott Primary School, 1929 - 1930 school year. We have I.D. on this group. 1929
Prescott High School Corner Stone.
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Corner Stone of the High School Building. Note to the lower right of entrance in picture number vol 107 no 3. none
Another view of 1912 Prescott Depot.
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Another view of this 1912 Depot. Photo probably made shortly after Depot opened. Note the water tank just north of the building with the Freight warehouse at the corner of West 1st and Elm to the North. Note there are residences on East side of tracks. 1910s
Last oil well test drill in Nevada Co. in mid 1950s.
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The last oil test drilled in north Nevada County. Time was mid 1950's. Location on Dr. Al Buchanan's farm on the East side of highway 19 (now 371) South of town. Approximately where Bruce Martin now lives. 1950s
Marlbrook School students in 1912.
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Students of Marlbrook School 1912-13. Can you identify anyone? 1912
Five Prescott churches in 1938.
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1938 pictures of 5 Prescott Churches. Upper left is First Christian, Center is First Methodist, lower left is Presbyterian ( this building has been replaced at the same location) and First Baptist. 1938
Joe Boswell Dept. Store
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Joe Boswell Dept Store. One of the anchor stores from early 1900's until 1945. 1940s
Joe Boswell Dept. Store corner of East Elm & 2nd.
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Another view of Joe Boswell Dept. Store. Also see vol 110 no 20. This building is now home to The Nevada County Picayune news paper as of Dec. 2000. 1940s
Nevada county oil field scene.
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Oil Field Scene. This was in the 1950s. Also see vol 110 no 15 and 16. 1950s
Nevada county oil fields in 1950s.
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Oil Field Scene. also see vol 110 no 14 and 16. 1950s
Nevada county oil fields of 1950s.
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These three pictures of the Waterloo Oil Refinery are the best we have copied of this important Nevada County industry. It was in operation from the 1920's through the part of the 1950's. See vol 110 no 14 and 15. 1950s
Nevada county oil field in Waterloo.
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Wide angel view of Nevada County Oil Field at Waterloo in South Nevada Co. 1950s
Prescott Ice Co. 1920s.
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Prescott Ice Co. operated in 1920's by Smith & Cress. Sold bulk ice and Ice Cream. 1920s
Jones Blacksmith Shop.
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Another view of Jones Blacksmith Shop on West Main St. Also see vol 106 no 10 for more info. 1900s
Park Sanitarium.
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Picture post card of the Park Sanitarium, later the Allen Hotel. 1910s
East Elm St. Looking East about 1915.
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East Elm St. about 1915. Looking East from the railroad tracks toward the now post office. 1910s
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West Main St. about 1915. none


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