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    • On McMurrey's place, flats near Oneida.

    • On McMurrey's place, flats near Oneida.

    • Ox teams; Children; Dogs; Sleds & sleighs

    • Six children ride on a sled being pulled by a team of oxen on McMurray's farm. The children are playing with two dogs. H. L. McMurray was a Baptist preacher and co-founder of Mamre Baptist College, which became Oneida Baptist Institute. McMurray...
    • On McMurrey's place, flats near Oneida.

    • On McMurrey's place, flats near Oneida.

    • Children; Play (Recreation); Clotheslines; Laundry

    • Children play among clotheslines in McMurray's yard. H. L. McMurray was a Baptist preacher and co-founder of Mamre Baptist College, which became Oneida Baptist Institute. McMurray also taught at the school the first year, but because the early...
    • McMurrey's baby.

    • McMurrey's baby.

    • Infants; Log cabins

    • A small child, probably Mary McMurray, who died of leukemia shortly after this picture was taken, stands in a wagon or wooden box. A log cabin home is in the background. The baby's father, H. L. McMurray was a Baptist preacher and co-founder of...
    • Hugh Mobley.

    • Hugh Mobley.

    • Boys; People with disabilities; Portrait photographs

    • Hugh Mobley, a crippled boy, whose family sold everything and moved from Newfound to Oneida because they believed Hugh would not be able to make a living without an education. Hugh's father died when he was in the third grade and financial...
    • Family working outdoors.

    • Family working outdoors.

    • Men; Girls; Women; Home food processing; Country life; Smoke

    • A family pauses from working outside. The man holds a hoe and the three girls hold small wooden rods. They may be boiling molasses because a tub can be seen through smoke on the right. The woman (left) wears a coat and hat, but two of the girls are...
    • Family outside log cabin.

    • Family outside log cabin.

    • Families; Physicians; Fences; Log cabins; Wooden buildings

    • Ten members of an unidentified family stand in front of a small cabin with Dr. Preston Jennings Jones, who is leaning against a picket fence on the right. Dr. Jones may be visiting an injured boy who is not in this picture because image ULPA...
    • Handicapped student.

    • Handicapped student.

    • Oneida Baptist Institute; Students; Boys; People with disabilities

    • A male student with a wooden crutch in his left hand. It is probably Hugh Mobley, a crippled student whose family sold everything and moved to Oneida because they feared their son would not be able to make a living without an education. Mr....
    • Palace of Fine Arts, Chicago, Illinois, circa 1893.

    • Palace of Fine Arts, Chicago, Illinois, circa 1893.

    • World's Columbian Exposition (1893: Chicago, Ill.); Exhibition buildings; Buildings; Flags

    • A large institutional building located on a small waterway as seen from a nearby bridge or shore. Five flags are flying from the building. Small ferry and sight-seeing boats are passing by. It appears to be the Palace of Fine Arts constructed for...
    • Horse-drawn carriage in parade on city street.

    • Horse-drawn carriage in parade on city street.

    • Carriages & coaches; Parades & processions; Cobblestone streets; Spectators; Awnings; Men

    • A man wearing a top hat drives an open horse-drawn carriage with four male passengers on a cobblestone street. They are probably in a parade because spectators appear to be lined up under the awning, and on the curb, behind them. Title supplied by...
    • Banquet.

    • Banquet.

    • Banquets; Eating & drinking; Men; Women

    • A group of adults sit around a table set for a luncheon or dinner. They appear to be in a meeting room in a finished basement because a map and other items are tacked on one wall, the electric outlets are in the ceiling, and the ceiling is...
    • Event judges?

    • Event judges?

    • Men; Smoking

    • Two men wearing suits and hats stand outdoors. One is smoking a cigar and looking up toward the sky. A horse and trees are in the background. Because they appear to be wearing judges' or event ribbons, they may be at the Kentucky State Fair (see...
    • Kentucky State Fair horse show, 1907.

    • Kentucky State Fair horse show, 1907.

    • Show horses; Horse shows; Fairs; Spectators; Uniforms; Musical instruments; Men; Women; Banners; Fences

    • A woman riding sidesaddle on a show horse approaches outdoor viewing stands at the Kentucky State Fair at Churchill Downs in 1907. Men in uniforms, perhaps a band or color guard because one appears to be holding a bugle or horn, fill the upper...
    • Eating at the Kentucky State Fair.

    • Eating at the Kentucky State Fair.

    • Men; women; Boys; Girls; Fairs; Eating & drinking

    • Three men, a woman, a teen-age boy, and a young girl stand around a large, high table outdoors. The men may be preparing food, or pulling cooked meat from an animal carcass. Other men are apparently eating at a makeshift counter or rail in the...
    • Eating at the Kentucky State Fair.

    • Eating at the Kentucky State Fair.

    • Men; Eating & drinking; Outdoor cookery; Kettles; Fairs

    • A group of people, mostly men, stand around a long, narrow, makeshift counter outdoors. Most are wearing suits and hats, and a few also have coats. Many appear to be eating food that is being cooked, or smoked, in about 25 kettles in foreground....
    • Qur'an Commentary fragment.

    • Qur'an Commentary fragment.

    • Koran--Commentaries

    • Original sixteenth century leaf from a commentary or writings about the text of the Qur'an written on handmade paper. Followers of Islam find the Qur'an to be the literal word of God, revealed through the prophet Muhammad and containing all things...
    • Qur'an fragment.

    • Qur'an fragment.

    • Koran manuscripts; Manuscripts, Persian

    • An original manuscript leaf from a late sixteenth century or early seventeenth century Persian Qur'an, written and illuminated circa 1570-1630 on handmade paper. The Qur'an or Holy Koran is the key religious text for Islam. Followers of Islam find...
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