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  Partner: Burnet County Historical Commission
 Collection: Texas Cultures Online
[Metal Tool Touching Spinal Column]

[Metal Tool Touching Spinal Column]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of a partial spinal column within a lightly excavated mound of dirt. An upturned hand on the top left holds a slender metal utensil, as if about to touch the specimen. In the back right corner, slightly out of focus, an array of both fractured and whole bones can be seen. Some of these appear to have a head, similar to that of a femur or other bones found in limbs.
Contributing Partner: Burnet County Historical Commission
[Outdoor Scene with Rocks and Trees]

[Outdoor Scene with Rocks and Trees]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of an outdoor scene in clear daylight with trees spread out in the background. Several large rocks crowd the foreground with short grasses growing around them.
Contributing Partner: Burnet County Historical Commission
[Outdoor Scene of Water and Small Waterfall]

[Outdoor Scene of Water and Small Waterfall]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of a pool of water lying next to and below what appears to be a walking path of sorts, judging by the picket fence that lines the top of the hill. From a center spot near the fence, a small stream of water falls down into the water, disturbing it slightly. A large tree is to the right, a short distance away from the edge of the water.
Contributing Partner: Burnet County Historical Commission
[Stalactites and Stalagmites in Cave]

[Stalactites and Stalagmites in Cave]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of the inside of a cavernous interior filled with stalactites and stalagmites in varying sizes. A spotlight illuminates a small pool of water and its surrounding area in the back. The light appears to be coming from a small corner on the far right.
Contributing Partner: Burnet County Historical Commission
[Stone Slab Near Water]

[Stone Slab Near Water]

Date: 1936/OPEN
Creator: unknown
Description: Color slide of a stone slab on a grassy hill, a short distance away from a body of water. The slab is center right, and bears an inscription just below a high relief wreath enclosing a five-pointed star. The inscription reads: "Site of A settlement made in 1851 by 20 Mormon families under the leadership of Lyman Wight 1796-1858 * * Here they built homes, lumber mills, and shops for the manufacture of furniture * Abandoned in 1853" A smaller line of text below reads: "Erected by the State of Texas 1936" Accompanying information names the settlement Mormon Mill.
Contributing Partner: Burnet County Historical Commission
[Black's Fort Stone Slab in Grassy Field]

[Black's Fort Stone Slab in Grassy Field]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of a pointed stone slab placed in the middle of an unkempt field of grass, amidst red and yellow flowers. An aged wooden fence can be seen in the back, creating a boundary between the stone and a larger field in the background. The slab bears an inscription just beneath a small relief of a five-pointed slab within a wreath. It reads: "Black's Fort - Built as a defense against the Indians in 1855 by William Black - 1815 - - 1907 - on land owned by him. In the stockade, constructed of cedar logs, sentries were kept on guard on moonlight nights * Guns and ammunition for public use were kept here * Abandoned in 1868."
Contributing Partner: Burnet County Historical Commission
[Mountainside and Creek in Daylight]

[Mountainside and Creek in Daylight]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of an outdoor scene identified as Cow Creek. A sloping mountainside is seen in the background, with multiple, lush trees scattered on its ground. A wide body of water leads up to it, interrupted in its downward stream by protruding mounds of sand and rocks. Small bushes flank each side.
Contributing Partner: Burnet County Historical Commission
[Wide View of Sloping Hills and Trees at Hickory Pass]

[Wide View of Sloping Hills and Trees at Hickory Pass]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of a sloping hillside known as Hickory Pass. From the vantage point of the photograph, several thick clusters of bushes can be seen dispersed all along the terrain. In the distance, a narrow winding road recedes into the distance.
Contributing Partner: Burnet County Historical Commission
[Rock Wall Receding into Background]

[Rock Wall Receding into Background]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of a rock wall built on an unkempt grassy area. The wall has an uneven height, composed of rocks of varying colors and size, and appears to be quite long. It recedes into the background at a sharp angle and appears to meet a tree seen in the distance. Accompanying information assigns the name "Black's Fort" to the location, but there is no other significant information supplied.
Contributing Partner: Burnet County Historical Commission
[Bell, Plaque, and Flower Vases on Stone Construction]

[Bell, Plaque, and Flower Vases on Stone Construction]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of a medium-sized plaque placed within a type of stone altar. Mounted on top is a black bell with a supporting structure holding it upright. Two pots flank either side, both of which have a register of decorative schema running along their width. "Elephant ear" plants have been placed inside them. The actual plaque has an inscription of text in golden relief. It reads: "This property has been placed on the National Register of Historical Places by the United States Department of the Interior."
Contributing Partner: Burnet County Historical Commission
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