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[Woman reading the bible to children, 7]

Description: Photograph of an older woman reading the Bible to a young boy and girl. The woman sits in a chair on the right side of the image on a porch and uses her finger to follow the passage, the boy leans against her armrest to the left of her and the young girl stands with her back to the camera to the right of the woman. Both of the children focus on the Bible, and a pair of shoes can be seen laying against the wall in the background on the left.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Baby in bedroom]

Description: Photograph of a baby sitting with a bottle. In the image, the infant is sitting on a thin blanket inside a bedroom with a bed along the back wall and a large chest on the other side. The walls are decorated with newspapers and and clothes hanging in the corner.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[A boy and a dog laying in hay, 3]

Description: Photograph of a boy and a dog laying together in a pile of hay. The boy is laying on his side while the dog is laying on their stomach. The boy is laying, facing the dog, and has his eyes closed. The photograph was taken from an angle looking downward at the two of them.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Soaking the apples]

Description: Photograph of a girl looking at the soaking apples on the stove that will be used to make apple butter. In the image, the large pot of apples sits on the stove while the unidentified girl holds open the lid.
Date: 194X
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[A barbed wire fence in a field]

Description: Photograph of a barbed wire fence that is located at the edge of a dirt field. The field appears to have been plowed. A roll of barbed wire rests on a wooden fence post closest to the camera. Three buildings can be seen in the distance.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Silhouette of a man riding a horse, 5]

Description: Photograph of a silhouette of a man riding a horse on the top of a hill. A walking plow can be seen to the right of the horse. The horse is turned to the side and the man is looking slightly downwards. The sky occupies the majority of the image and contains clouds.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Hazel Petrey and Gilbert Dove leaving her house]

Description: Photograph of Hazel Petrey and Gilbert Dove leaving through the front gate of Petrey's home before they collect pine-baugh and mountain laurel. The pine-baugh and mountain laurel will be used as decorations at the Sunny View Methodist Church for their wedding. Narrative by Junebug Clark: More images and information can be found in the July 28, 1941, issue of Life Magazine, pages 82-85 in the story “Life Magazine Goes to a Kentucky Wedding.” Also in the Joe Clark, HBSS book “Country Wedding," published in 1974. Additionally, a 1982 photo of Hazel and Gilbert can be found in Joe’s Tennessee Scrapbook. All are in the Clark Family Photography Collection.
Date: June 15, 1941
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[The sun setting over a lake, 14]

Description: Photograph of the sun setting over a lake. The sun's reflection is visible on the surface of the water. The shoreline visible in the foreground contains overgrown plants. A tree occupies the left edge of the image. A small boat can be seen near the shoreline on the right.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Large barbed wire coil on top of fence post]

Description: Photograph of a barbed wire coil on top of a timber fence post. The barbed wire coil is dark in color while the timber fence post is light in color. There is another fence post nearby presumably to create a corner in the fencing. Looking closely, there is a strand of barbed wire attached to the fence post that the barbed wire coil is on top of. The coil looks relatively large based on how it is as big as the fence post is tall and is as wide as to reach the nearby fence post. The presumed grass is very tall when looking at it in relation to the fence post based on how some of the grass is almost as tall as the fence post. In the background, there is a line of tall trees.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Watermill, 3]

Description: Photograph of a watermill through the trees. In the image, the large watermill water spout connects across to a hill and a small water fall can be seen flowing out.
Date: 195X
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Mountain Funeral: Viewing]

Description: Photograph of mourners viewing the body. In the image, woman are crying as the look inside the open casket, one woman is weeping holding a baby. Behind them are more people crying with large windows showing large tree covered hills outside.
Date: 194X
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Toddler on a river bank]

Description: Photograph of a toddler sitting on a river bank. The toddler sits in the center of the bottom half of the image, he sits with his back to the camera and watches three young boys on the other side of the river bank. The young boys stare right back at the toddler and shrubbery is seen on either side of them, a dirt road is laid out behind them and a large grassy hill is seen in the background.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Well standing at a slant]

Description: Photograph of a well's wooden structure standing at a slant in a yard. The structure stands in the center of the image and takes up most of the frame, a large wheel with a crank is seen attached in the middle and a small, white pail is hanging from the top. A pile of plywood is seen lying on the ground to the left of the structure and what appears to be an ice chest sits to the right, the background is made of tall bushes that take up the frame.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Aunt Julia McCreary]

Description: Photograph of Aunt Julia McCreary. In the image, McCreary is seating in a rocking chair with the Bible open in her lap. A lamp is lit on a side table next to her.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[A man using a drawknife]

Description: Photograph of a man using a drawknife to create a post. The man looks to be over middle age and he is wearing a light-colored hat with a light-colored long-sleeve shirt under light-colored overalls. The man is using a drawknife to turn a piece of timber into a round post. The post is changing from a dark color from the bark that can be seen at the top of the post to a light color displaying the flesh of the piece of timber. The piece of timber is propped against a building at an angle presumably to the ground. The post is also resting against the man's right hip while he is using the drawknife. In the background, there is a log building nestled against a hill that is covered in trees.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[A person walking along a wooden fence, 2]

Description: Photograph of a person walking next to a wooden fence. The timber fence has some rails missing or rails that have fallen off. There are two buildings behind the fence. One of the buildings looks to have trees growing around it with either a stone fireplace or cooking area made out of stone on the outside of it. The other building is much smaller and looks to be built on a raised area to compensate for the change in the terrain. The person walking next to the fence is wearing a light-colored shirt with light-colored pants. There is something slung over the person's right shoulder by a strap and has something being carried in their right hand by a strap as well. The person is also looking in the direction of the buildings as they walk along the fence.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[A dirt road through the hills]

Description: Photograph of a dirt road that runs through a hilly area. A fence lines the right side of the road. A group of buildings can be seen at the end of the road, likely a house and farm. Another dirt road can be seen on the right at the top of a hill.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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