Postcard of Community

Description:

Copy negative of two postcard pictures. The first is of the Texas State Capitol building in Austin, Texas at nighttime, with a statue, trees, and landscaping in front. The second picture is of a small building in Langtry, Texas with signs reading "Judge Roy Bean," "Notary Public," "Justice of the Peace," "Law West of the Pecos," "Jersey Lilly," and "Ice Beer." There are four men on horseback on the left, one on the right, and four men on the porch. There is a note about Judge Roy Bean at the top of the postcard.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s):
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Hardin-Simmons University Library
Collection(s):
Abilene Photograph Collection
Abilene Library Consortium
Usage:
Total Uses: 19
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Travis County - Austin
Place
United States - Texas - Val Verde County - Langtry
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
1940  
Description:

Copy negative of two postcard pictures. The first is of the Texas State Capitol building in Austin, Texas at nighttime, with a statue, trees, and landscaping in front. The second picture is of a small building in Langtry, Texas with signs reading "Judge Roy Bean," "Notary Public," "Justice of the Peace," "Law West of the Pecos," "Jersey Lilly," and "Ice Beer." There are four men on horseback on the left, one on the right, and four men on the porch. There is a note about Judge Roy Bean at the top of the postcard.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

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Partner:
Hardin-Simmons University Library
Collection:
Abilene Photograph Collection
Collection:
Abilene Library Consortium
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 81-01316-15
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth51757
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image