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    • East Texas House 158

    • Houses; Dwellings; Wooden buildings; Log buildings; Chimneys
    • An unidentified wooden house and out building. House appears to be a double-pen log structure with freestanding brick chimney and a shed addition built on to a portion of the back. Short vegetation, sparse trees and a portion of a fence is visible.
    • East Texas House 157

    • Houses; Dwellings; Porches; Gables; Architectural photographs
    • A two-story house in Kilgore. There is a family on the porch. Trees surrond the house. The house demonstrates Folk Victorian style architecture prevalent throughout the Southern states. Folk Victorian features are represented by the gable front...
    • East Texas House 161

    • Houses; Dwellings; Horses; Carriages & coaches
    • An unidentified house and barn. The house demonstrates Greek Revival architectural influence suggested by the full height front entry porch with column supports. A horse is lying in the field and another is attached to a coach. There is a male...
    • Charlotte Sample

    • Houses; Women; People; Architecture; Furniture; Dwellings
    • African American Charlotte Sample, a former slave of the Thompsons; and at the time that the photo was taken she was a tenant of the Thompson's East Texas estate.
    • East Texas House 160

    • Houses; Dwellings; Columns; Dormers; Shutters; Chimneys; Architectural photographs
    • An unidentified house with brick foundation supports, functional shutters, and two chimneys. The house demonstrates a Neoclassical style of architecture represented by the four column supports on the the prominent full height entry porch,...
    • East Texas House 159

    • Houses; Dwellings; Columns; Trees; Fences; Architectural photographs
    • An unidentified house with large trees around it. The property around the house is enclosed by a fence. The house demonstrates Greek Revival architectural elements represented by the prominent full height porch columns.
    • Pine Trees

    • Trees; Pines; Leaves
    • Photo showing large pine trees. There is low grass betwen the trees. A wire fence is visible in the bottom rear of the photo.
    • Kilgore, Texas, Main Street

    • Business districts; Stores & shops; Storefronts; Carts & wagons; Utility poles
    • Main Street, Kilgore, Texas. Kilgore State Bank and other buildings. The Crimbro's Grocery Store was the Thompson's Brother's store. It was built and stock removed to it from the Millsite in 1874. Also shown are horses, carriages, drivers, crates,...
    • Russ Muckleroy

    • Houses; Dwellings; Farming; Agricultural machinery & implements; Slaves
    • Photograph of African American Russ Muckleroy a former slave of the Thompsons. At the time that the photo was taken he was a tenant of the Thompson Estate in East Texas. Muckleroy is holding a farm tool. He is standing in front of a log structure.
    • Russ Muckleroy and Charlotte Sample

    • Houses; Dwellings; Slaves; Freedmen; People
    • African Americans Russ Muckleroy and Charlotte Sample (in chair) were slaves of the Thompsons and were later tenants of the Thompson Estate in East Texas. A portion of a wooden barrel is visible in the front, right-hand corner of the photograph.
    • Transporting Lumber, c. 1920s

    • Railroads; Railroad freight cars; Employees; Lumber; Transportation; Transportation industry; Men; Commerce; Business people; Lumber industry
    • Three men standing next to a train with lumber nearby that is presumably waiting to be loaded or unloaded, c. 1920s. The company operating the train is the Missouri, Kansas, and Texas Railroad and FRISCO (St. Louis - San Francisco Railway).
    • Child Cooking

    • Lumber industry; Food; Child labor; Children; Stoves; Interiors; Employees; Cooking utensils; Kitchens
    • Young African American boy, presumably an employee of Thompson Lumber Company, next to a Majestic wood burning stove with biscuits baking in the oven, c. 1920.
    • Working Lumberman, c. 1920s

    • Lumber industry; Men; Office workers; Office equipment & supplies; Paperwork; Interiors; Furnishings; Furniture
    • Three men sitting at a desk covered in paper. One man is writing while the other two look on, c. 1920s.
    • Dickson H. Laird

    • Lumber industry; Lumberyards; Reading; Porches; Rocking chairs;
    • Dickson H. Laird sitting in a rocking chair reading a newspaper on the porch. Mr. Laird was an employee of Thompson Brothers Lumber Co.
    • Russ Muckleroy

    • Lumber; Lumber industry; Lumberyards; Slaves; African Americans;
    • Russ Muckleroy was a former slave of the Thompsons of Thompson Brothers Lumber Co., and a tenant on the estate.
    • T & T Baseball Team.

    • Baseball; Baseball players; Lumber; Lumberyards;
    • Pictured is the Thompson & Tucker Baseball Nine of 1908. Robert Pruitt (catcher), John Bradberry (pitcher), Roland Pruitt (captain and short stop), Joe Nannie (first base), George Roland (second base), Solon Barnett (third base), Duke Bradberry...
    • Alloway C. Garvey

    • Lumberyards; Lumber industry; Lumber; Pines;
    • Pictured is Alloway C. Garvey standing between two pine trees with an ax over his shoulder. Mr. Garvey was a surveyor and timberman for the Thompson & Tucker Lumber Co. At the time of the photograph he was 66 years of age and residing in...
    • Lumberyard Workers

    • Lumber; Lumber industry; Lumberyards; Pines; African Americans; Forestry; Forests;
    • Logging operation for Thompson Family Lumber Enterprises. Pictured are 5 African American workers using canthooks, an 8-wheeled timber-transport device. The pines range from 3 to 4 feet in diameter.
    • Thompson Lumber Company Employee

    • Lumber; Lumber industry; Trees; Loggers; Employees
    • Photograph showing an unidentified employee of the Thompson Lumber Company standing among tall trees and a dense undergrowth. He is wearing a hat, scarf, three quarter sleeve top and pants. The location is unknown.
    • Kerr Residence

    • Houses; Dwellings; Family; Children; Fences
    • Photograph from the Thompson Lumber Company showing the residence of A. E. Kerr, Grayburg, Texas. There is an unidentified baby, small child and adult female shown. The property is surronded by a wooden fence. A smaller building is seen in the rear.
    • Thompson and Ford Lumber Company Camp

    • Camps; Lumber; Lumber industry; Employees; Children
    • Photograph, c. 1920s, showing the camp for the skidding and loading crews of the Thompson and Ford Lumber Company. Shown are tents, trees and a group of people including one woman and several children. There is also a hog under the first tent.
    • Thompson Lumber Company Employees

    • Lumber industry; Trees; Loggers; Employees
    • Photograph from the Thompson Lumber Company showing an unidentfied employee standing among tall trees. The undergrowth is dense. The logger is wearing a three quarter sleeve top, a hat, suspenders and pants. The location is unknown.
    • Ben Gibson

    • People; Farms; Fences; Buildings
    • Photograph from the Thompson Lumber Company taken in Trinity, Texas showing an African American baybsitter, two African American carriage drivers, a child, Ben Gibson and an unidentified adult female. There is a farmland behind a fence.


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