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 Decade: 1900-1909
[Correspondence to Julia Maria Pease from Elisabet Ney]
A letter to Julia Maria Pease from Elisabet Ney, who discusses her lawsuit against Henry Ladd. Includes typewritten transcription of the letter. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712353/
Texas First Air Flight
Photograph of the first flight in Texas. A biplane is in the sky and a man's hat is partially visible at the left and a utility pole is at the right. "Rogers" is indicated in the inscription on the back. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth703983/
[Nimitz Hotel, Fredericksburg]
Photograph of the exterior of the Nimitz Hotel in Fredericksburg. Several Ford cars are parked in front of the building. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads: "One of these Fords could very well be on I traveled in while with the U.S. Rubber Co. I often stopped at the old Hotel, long long ago. [illegible signature]." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704140/
[Haschke Family House]
Photograph of two houses located at 100-102 East 17th Street in Austin, Texas. The house on the right belonged to the Haschke Family. A woman and child stand by the gate of the picket fence. Another person stands on the balcony. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth703982/
Capt. Drannon -- Chief of Scouts
Photograph of Capt. Drannon, Chief of Scouts, at age 80 in Clarendon, Texas. A farmhouse is visible in the background. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth703959/
Clay County Courthouse
Photograph of the newly constructed Clay County Courthouse. A note on the photograph mount credits W.H. Wilson as its architect and Strain, Risley, & Swinburn as the builders. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704194/
Frank Caldwell
Photograph of Frank Caldwell on a forest trail. The photograph is a cyanotype. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704099/
Frank Caldwell
Photograph of Frank Caldwell in a head-and-shoulders portrait. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704155/
[Family Relaxing at a River]
Photograph of a family of five by a river. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "Henry W. Rosenberg, Company A33, Infantry..." The photograph is a cyanotype. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704044/
[Group Portrait of a Family]
Photograph of a family in a group pose in front of a wooden house. A handwritten note on the back reads "House made from RR [railroad] ties." The photograph is a cyanotype. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704110/
[First Flight in Texas]
Photograph of the first flight in Texas. A biplane in visible in the sky above some buildings. Inscription on the back reads "Dallas 1908, Rogers in plane." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth703958/
[Men in Abilene, Texas]
Photograph of three men and a young man in the town of Abilene. A utility pole and two small, wooden shacks or buildings are visible behind the group. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704154/
[Courthouse at Anson, Texas]
Photograph of the courthouse at Anson, Texas. It is a two-story building with a tower in the center. A man is visible at the corner of the building and a horse is in the foreground, tied to a fence. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704067/
[Man in a Cotton Field between Abilene and Anson, Texas]
Photograph of a man wearing a suit and bowler hat standing in a cotton field. The cotton extends all the way to the flat horizon. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704182/
[Cotton Compress at Abilene, Texas]
Photograph of a man in a suit and bowler hat standing amidst stacks of compressed cotton bales. Several buildings and electric lines are visible in the background. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth703948/
[Auction Wagon, Abilene, Texas]]
Photograph of a horse-drawn auction wagon parked outside of a drug store in Abilene, Texas. A man is using the wagon as a stage to speak to a crowd around him. The auction is likely related to the cotton industry. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704180/
[Men at a Cotton Compress in Abilene, Texas]
Photograph of three men, Bob Rutledge, Phil Hanlon, and [unidentified] Hanlon, standing in front of many stacked bags of compressed cotton. They're holding and observing some of the cotton. They all wear suits and hats. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704133/
[Cotton Compress in Abilene, Texas]
Photograph of a many bales of cotton at a cotton compress. Each bale has a paper tag attached to it. A man is visible standing among the bales. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704108/
[Men Inspecting Cotton]
Photograph of men sampling cotton from a stack of cotton bales. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704117/
[Men Inspecting Cotton in Abilene, Texas]
Photograph of three men with cotton. Many large bales of cotton are visible in the background. A handwritten note on the back reads, "Moore, Thomas and the common negro." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth703951/
[Thompson and Thompson, Abilene Cotton Buyers]
Photograph of two men, Thompson and Thompson, sampling cotton at a cotton compress. Bales of cotton are stacked neatly in the background. The roof of a wooden structure is partially visible over the men. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704113/
[Men in Colorado City, Texas]
Photograph of two men in front of a large, two-story building with a clock tower (likely the Mitchell County Courthouse). A handwritten note on the back of the photograph reads, "Jones & Ed Hanlon, Colorado City, Texas, 06." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704130/
[Man in a Horse-Drawn Cart]
Photograph of a man by the name of Bob in a horse-drawn cart. The photograph was taken in a level field with sparse trees, likely near Abilene. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704103/
[Windsor Hotel in Abilene, Texas]
Photograph of the Windsor Hotel in Abilene, Texas. It is a three-story brick building with an awning around the ground level. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704002/
[Pigeons in Anson, Texas]
Photograph of pigeons gathered around a wooden-fenced area with a large birdhouse or dovecote. Much of the view is obscured due to the motion blur of flying pigeons. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704126/
[Pigeons in Anson, Texas]
Photograph of numerous pigeons gathered in a wooden-fenced. Some are sheltered in what appears to be a large birdhouse or a dovecote. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704139/
[Cliff near Colorado City, Texas]
Photograph of two men at the foot of a cliff. The photograph was taken looking upwards with one man at the lower left and the other standing on a rocky shelf at center. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth703943/
[Mr. Thompson and Rutledge at a Cotton Compress]
Photograph of several men, including a Mr. Thompson and a Mr. Rutledge, at a cotton compress. Bales of cotton are neatly laid out on the ground. A large wooden structure and a smokestack are visible in the background. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth703989/
[Mill in Abilene]
Photograph of a man at a mill named Bob in Abilene, Texas. The man is standing next to a large pile of cotton seed and a horse-drawn cart filled with seed. A cotton [seed oil?] mill is to his left, with large smokestacks protruding from the building. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704168/
[W. C. Moore and Frank Caldwell sampling Cotton]
Photograph of W. C. Moore and Frank Caldwell sampling cotton at a cotton compress. Many bales of cotton are neatly laid out in the background. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704158/
[Mr. Moore, W. C. weighing Cotton in Abilene, Texas]
Photograph of several men, including a Mr. W.C. Moore, weighing bales of cotton with a large scale. The scale weighs the cotton by suspending it from a chain. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth703966/
[Men with Cotton, Abilene, Texas]
Photograph of men sampling cotton from a bale. Many more cotton bales are visible in the background. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704166/
[Haschke Family in their Car]
Photograph of the Haschke Family (Cecilia, Reinhold, and Feodor) in a car parked in front of the Capitol building. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph reads, "Ma Haschke, Pa Haschke, Fedo Haschke - About the first car in Austin, Texas." The photograph is a cyanotype. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704135/
[Bullring in Juarez, Mexico]
Photograph of two men outside of a bullring in Juarez, Mexico. One man is identified as Jon Denton of Austin and the other is "Stewart". The bullring has various advertisements posted on it in English. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth703937/
[Post Office and Federal Building in Abilene, Texas]
Photograph of two men on the front steps of a large brick building. A sign above the building's entrance says, "Post Office and Court House." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth703977/
[Federal Building in Abilene, Texas]
Photograph of a three-story federal building in Abilene, Texas. A man, a wagon, and power lines are visible outside of the building. An American flag flies from the roof of the building. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704151/
[Family in Lampasas, Texas]
Photograph of a family gathered at the front porch of a two-story house in Lampasas, Texas. The house is behind a small picket fence, and the porch is elevated several feet off the ground. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704150/
[Jailhouse]
Photograph of a jailhouse, possibly in Jack County. The building has two full stories with a small attic, and has a small windmill to its right. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth703981/
["Law West of the Pecos"]
Photograph of Judge Roy Bean's House, the "Law West of the Pecos." Several men sit on the porch and more men are on horseback outside the house. Caption reads "This old relic is located in the little town of Langtry, Texas, which was the abode of Judge Roy Bean--a "Saloon" and also a "Hall of Justice" he being the only peace officer west of the Pecos River, at the time the photo was made, about 1900, and shows Judge Bean holding court, trying a horse-thief. Left of the picture is the stolen horse. On horses, guarded by officers, are two other horse thieves, supposed partners of the one on trial." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth703991/
[Fort Saloon]
Photograph of a group of men, women, and children at "Fort Saloon." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704059/
[Frank Caldwell]
Photograph of Frank Caldwell in a full-length portrait. He is dressed in a suit and hat. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704010/
[Tayor County Courthouse, Abilene, Texas]
Photograph of the Taylor County Courthouse in Abilene, Texas. It is a two-story building with an additional two stories in a clock tower. An individual is sitting by the bushes in front of the building. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704106/
Courthouse at Baird, Texas
Photograph of the old Callahan County Courthouse at Baird, Texas. It is a two-story stone building with a statue of a person on top of a dome in the center of its roof. A small windmill is set up on the, near a telephone pole. A fence surrounds the building. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704013/
[Courthouse in Midland, Texas]
Photograph of the courthouse in Midland, Texas, apparently under construction. The stone building has one level competed with wood framing beginning to be put in place for second story windows. Small trees partially obscure the building. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704020/
[Men in Abilene, Texas]
Photograph of two men in suits and bowler hats, standing by the side of a brick building. They are trading objects, one of which being a metal (possibly gold) bar. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says, "Windsor Hotel, Captain [...] gold prices sold for $6,000.00, 36 lbs." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704160/
[Scurry County Courthouse, Snyder, Texas]
Photograph of the Scurry County Courthouse built in 1886. It is a two-story brick building in Snyder, Texas. A man in a suit stands at the corner of the building and a lumber pile is set up in front of the building. A few other buildings are visible in the background. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704159/
[Howard County Courthouse, Big Spring, Texas]
Photograph of the Howard County Courthouse in Big Spring, Texas. It is a two-story stone building with a bell tower. A man ("Jones") and a cow are visible in front of the building. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704169/
[Shackleford County Courthouse, Albany, Texas]
Photograph of the Shackleford County Courthouse in Albany, Texas. It is a three story stone building with a clock/bell tower. Three people are standing at the fence in front of the building. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth704036/
Jimmy Hayes and Muriel
Short story about a company of Texas Rangers. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth139365/
The Voice of the City
This is O. Henry's third collection of short stories set in New York City. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth139376/
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