Scrapbook Page for Collin Cole CHAMBERS


Collin Cole "Babe" Chambers in 1895.

Taken in Bryson, Jack County, Texas. From an old tintype in the collection of Kenneth E. Chambers, son of Babe Chambers.

Collin Cole "Babe" Chambers in 1904.

Taken in Bryson, Texas. From the collection of Kenneth E. Chambers, son of Babe Chambers.

Collin Cole and Bessie Lee York Chambers about 1950 at their ranch on the Artesia Highway just outside of Lovington, Lea County, New Mexico.

Photography by Fred Porter Stone (spouse of Chambers daughter, Lessie). Courtesy of Grace Florence Spencer Stone (spouse of Chambers' grandson, Gary Stone).

Chambers Dairy Milk Bottle Top from the 1940's, Lovington, Lea County, New Mexico.

Photo by Terry Joe Stone (great-grandson to Collin Cole Chambers). Artifact courtesy of the late Bonnie Flo Chambers Murph (granddaughter to Collin Cole Chambers, owner of the Chambers Dairy).

C. C. Chambers Family at 50th Wedding Anniversary, Lovington, N.M., 1957

(Left to right) Jasper A. Chambers, Dona Lessie (Chambers) Stone, Collin Cole Chambers, Bessie Lee (York) Chambers, Christine (Chambers) (Campbell) Parker, Collin Clevon Chambers, Kenneth Edward Chambers. From the Lessie Stone estate.

Bessie Lee Chambers, Gary Stone, and C. C. Chambers with sturgeon catch.

Taken in 1952, Goldendale, Washington, in the basement of the Fred Stone residence. Photo by Fred Stone. From the Lessie Stone estate.

Collin Cole "Babe" Chambers about 1960

Stacking hay at his dairy in Lovington, Lea County, New Mexico. From the collection of Kenneth E. Chambers, son of Babe Chambers.

Collin Cole "Babe" Chambers 82nd birthday celebration, April 1970, Picacho, Lincoln County County, New Mexico. Pictured next to Mr. Chambers are Jasper

Alexander Chambers, Dona Lessie Chambers Stone, Christine Chambers Campbell, Collin Clevon Chambers, and Kenneth Edward Chambers. From the Lovington Leader newspaper, and from the estate of Dona Lessie Chambers Stone (daughter to Collin Cole Chambers).

Headstone at Lovington, New Mexico, Cemetery.

Photo by Terry Stone (great-grandson)

Bar-CE Brand used by the Chambers family for several generations and now used by Kenneth Chambers, son

Drawing by Terry Joe Stone with assistance from Kenneth Edward Chambers, December, 2007.