Excursion party of the John H. Shary Land Company

Description:

Panoramic photograph of a large group of people posing in front of the Sharyland train station on the Missouri Pacific Railroad; the train station later burned down. John Shary is labeled (third from the right). Also shows a dog with 10 legs - a product of the panoramic photo processing. Text at the bottom of the image says, "Excursion Party of the John H. Shary Land Co., Feb. 10, 1920." A label on the back of the photo says "Sharyland Mo Pac RR Station (later burned)"

Creator(s): Eskildsen
Location(s): United States - Texas - Hidalgo County - Mission
Creation Date: February 10, 1920
Partner(s):
The University of Texas-Pan American
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Usage:
Total Uses: 130
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Eskildsen

McAllen, Texas

Date(s):
  • Creation: February 10, 1920
  • Digitized: April 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Hidalgo County - Mission
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
February 10, 1920
Description:

Panoramic photograph of a large group of people posing in front of the Sharyland train station on the Missouri Pacific Railroad; the train station later burned down. John Shary is labeled (third from the right). Also shows a dog with 10 legs - a product of the panoramic photo processing. Text at the bottom of the image says, "Excursion Party of the John H. Shary Land Co., Feb. 10, 1920." A label on the back of the photo says "Sharyland Mo Pac RR Station (later burned)"

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 39 x 8 in.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): railroad stations | panoramic photographs | excursion parties
Alternate Title: Excursion party of the John H. Shary Land Co.
Added Title: Excursion party of the John H. Shary Land Co. [Sharyland Mo Pac RR Station (later burned) - label on back]
Series Title: Shary Collection
Partner:
The University of Texas-Pan American
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth14487
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public