[Man in a Watermelon Patch]

Description:

Photograph of Theodore Kilgore standing in a watermelon patch on land belonging to Frank Outlaw. According to accompanying information, Theodore hired a man named Pat Felts to plant 10 acres of watermelons on Frank Outlaw's property. The land is now the location of the Countryside South neighborhood.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Galveston County - League City
Creation Date: August 1939
Partner(s):
League City Helen Hall Library
Collection(s):
Texas History Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 25
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 1939
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Galveston County - League City
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
August 1939
Description:

Photograph of Theodore Kilgore standing in a watermelon patch on land belonging to Frank Outlaw. According to accompanying information, Theodore hired a man named Pat Felts to plant 10 acres of watermelons on Frank Outlaw's property. The land is now the location of the Countryside South neighborhood.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 10 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): watermelons | Pat Felts | Frank Outlaw | Countryside South
Series Title: Joseph C. Kilgore Collection
Partner:
League City Helen Hall Library
Collection:
Texas History Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: LCHHL_00175
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth278996
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image