Walt Speyer Outside Sod House

Description:

Photograph of Walt Speyer sitting outside of his sod home, also known as a "dugout". The home is on the right side of the photograph and on the left side are two dark horses. Walt Speyer is dressed in pants, a light-colored shirt, and a hat. Written on the photograph at the top is, "Pioneer Days in Beaver County". Underlined is, "Walt Speyers". Written on the door to his house is, "1903", and written across the bottom is, "Daddy as a bachelor".

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Beaver County
Creation Date: 1903
Partner(s):
Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 207
Past 30 days: 6
Yesterday: 1
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1903
  • Digitized: January 30, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Beaver County
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1903  
Description:

Photograph of Walt Speyer sitting outside of his sod home, also known as a "dugout". The home is on the right side of the photograph and on the left side are two dark horses. Walt Speyer is dressed in pants, a light-colored shirt, and a hat. Written on the photograph at the top is, "Pioneer Days in Beaver County". Underlined is, "Walt Speyers". Written on the door to his house is, "1903", and written across the bottom is, "Daddy as a bachelor".

Physical Description:

One photographic image, b&w: 7.0 in. X 5.0 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Sod | Sod Houses | Underground Houses | Hats | Dugouts | Dug Outs
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1996.9.18
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth36076
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image