Sheriff George Boothe, 1937-1938

Description:

Portrait of George Boothe, sheriff of Wilson County, Texas, standing out-of-doors in front of an unidentified building. He is wearing a light-colored uniform with a dark tie as well as a hat and utility belt holding bullets. Handwritten text on the back of the photograph says: "Sheriff Boot[he"]. George Boothe, 1937 to 1938, Mrs. Geo. Boothe was appointed sherrif [sic] in May 1939 due to the death of her husband." and "WCHS prop., donated by Sherriff [sic] 'Pete' Bauman, 1990."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Wilson County - Floresville
Creation Date: 1937/1938  
Partner(s):
Wilson County Historical Society
Collection(s):
Texas History Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 25
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1937/1938
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Wilson County - Floresville
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From 1937 to 1938
Description:

Portrait of George Boothe, sheriff of Wilson County, Texas, standing out-of-doors in front of an unidentified building. He is wearing a light-colored uniform with a dark tie as well as a hat and utility belt holding bullets. Handwritten text on the back of the photograph says: "Sheriff Boot[he"]. George Boothe, 1937 to 1938, Mrs. Geo. Boothe was appointed sherrif [sic] in May 1939 due to the death of her husband." and "WCHS prop., donated by Sherriff [sic] 'Pete' Bauman, 1990."

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 23 x 19 cm., in frame 26 x 21 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): portraits
Contributor(s):
  • Donor : Bauman Donated to WCHS by Sheriff "Pete" Bauman, 1990
Partner:
Wilson County Historical Society
Collection:
Texas History Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: WCHS-201115
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1996.202.1-1D
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth307674
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image