Paul Parker: Half Irish, half Choctaw

Description:

Photograph of an elderly man sitting in a horse-drawn buggy. The man is identified as Paul Parker, of half-Irish, half-Choctaw Indian descent. He is wearing dress clothes including suit pants, a white shirt and tie, and a vest. He is holding the reins of 2 dark-colored horses. The buggy is on a dirt road with trees and brush alongside and the location is said to be Eagle Lake, Texas.

Creator(s): Mitchell, J. D.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Colorado County - Eagle Lake
Creation Date: August 9, 1910
Partner(s):
Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Usage:
Total Uses: 133
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Mitchell, J. D.

Mitchell, Joseph Daniel (1848-1922) - pioneer entomologist and conchologist.

Date(s):
  • Creation: August 9, 1910
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Colorado County - Eagle Lake
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Photograph of an elderly man sitting in a horse-drawn buggy. The man is identified as Paul Parker, of half-Irish, half-Choctaw Indian descent. He is wearing dress clothes including suit pants, a white shirt and tie, and a vest. He is holding the reins of 2 dark-colored horses. The buggy is on a dirt road with trees and brush alongside and the location is said to be Eagle Lake, Texas.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 13 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Eagle Lake (Tex.)
Partner:
Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 743C-o
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth64884
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image