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[36th Infantry Division Convention at Brownwood]

[36th Infantry Division Convention at Brownwood]

Date: January 1, 1946
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: Photograph of two men, one standing and speaking.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[36th Infantry Division convention at Brownwood]

[36th Infantry Division convention at Brownwood]

Date: January 1, 1946
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: Photograph of two men talking, one taking notes.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[36th Infantry Division convention at Brownwood]

[36th Infantry Division convention at Brownwood]

Date: January 1, 1946
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: Photograph of group in bedroom, man speaking on old phone.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[36th Infantry Division Convention at Brownwood]

[36th Infantry Division Convention at Brownwood]

Date: January 1, 1946
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: Photograph of two men holding document.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[36th Infantry Division Convention at Brownwood]

[36th Infantry Division Convention at Brownwood]

Date: January 1, 1946
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: Photograph of two men, one holding document.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[36th Infantry Division Convention at Brownwood]

[36th Infantry Division Convention at Brownwood]

Date: January 1, 1946
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: Photograph of two men at podium, one reading document.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[36th Infantry Division convention at Brownwood]

[36th Infantry Division convention at Brownwood]

Date: January 1, 1946
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: Photograph of group in bedroom.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[36th Infantry Division convention at Brownwood]

[36th Infantry Division convention at Brownwood]

Date: January 1, 1946
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: View of auditorium with convention attendees.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
50th Wedding Anniversary

50th Wedding Anniversary

Date: September 18, 1949
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: Photograph of couple standing behind fiftieth wedding anniversary cake.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
S.A.&A.P./Southern Pacific Depot in Beeville

S.A.&A.P./Southern Pacific Depot in Beeville

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the S.A.&A.P./Southern Pacific Railroad Depot in Beeville. The marker for the railroad in Bee County is on the site of the old depot. On June 14, 1886, the first San Antonio and Aransas Pass train arrived in Beeville to a cheering crowd. The arrival of the railroad to Bee County came after Uriah Lott, the man responsible for building the S.A.&A.P. railroad, made a formal railroad proposition to Frank O. Skidmore, a wealthy stockman on the Aransas River, asking for a $100,000 bonus to bring the railroad to Bee County. Mr. Lott appealed to stockmen interested in hauling their cattle to market. The committee in charge of raising the bonus was made up of A.C. Jones and John W. Flournoy. In January 1886 Sheriff D.A. T. Walton showed Mr. Lott around Bee County by buggy, and the committee informed him that they had already raised $55,000. Uriah Lott then headed his railroad through Bee County. After the takeover of S.A.&A.P by Southern Pacific in 1925, the depot became an S.P. station. In 1958, the depot was razed, and the last train left Bee County in 1994. Before the railroad all freighting was done by wagon, and most of ...
Contributing Partner: Bee County Historical Commission