This system will be undergoing maintenance Tuesday, May 5, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM CDT.

  You limited your search to:

  Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
 County: Fort Bend County, TX
[Greeting card sent to the Georges from The Richard Newkirk family]

[Greeting card sent to the Georges from The Richard Newkirk family]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Greeting card sent to the Georges from The Richard Newkirk family. The card has a photographic image of two young girls standing in front of a fireplace. The young lady on the left is wearing a short sleeved dark velour dress. The girl on right is wearing a striped taffeta dress with elbow length sleeves and a plaid black trimmed inset at bodice. She is holding a wrapped gift box. There is a pot plant in bottom left corner. Over the mantle of the fireplace is an ornate wooden framed mirror. On top of the mantle are two vases with floral arrangements, and several candles with greenery surrounding them. Small votive candles fill in between flowers and tapered candles. Black text at bottom of card reads: "Suzanne and Joan send Greetings from The Richard Newkirks". The card has scalloped edging. Written in green ink on back of card: " 'Hello' Cousin Mamie! You can see what big girls I now have. Write us how you are getting along. We'd love to hear from you. Sincerely, Johny (?)".
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Barbara McCampbell and her two children standing in a yard holding hands]

[Barbara McCampbell and her two children standing in a yard holding hands]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Barbara McCampbell and her two children standing in a yard. A large tree is behind them. Mrs. McCampbell is wearing a white, cap sleeve shirt with a long striped skirt. Her daughter, on her left, is wearing a white dress. Her son, on her right, is wearing a white shirt and dark shorts. His face is resting against Mrs. McCampbell's right arm.
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Photograph of Fred, Jr. Age 1 year]

[Photograph of Fred, Jr. Age 1 year]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Fred, Jr. Age 1 yr. Possibly the son of Barbara McCampbell. He is sitting on the floor facing the right holding a dark, textured stuffed dog. He is wearing a white button up shirt with dark shorts overalls. He has white socks on. Mounted on a cardboard substrate and enclosed in an ivory, cardboard folder. On photo, bottom right, photographer's mark: "gittings". On matte, bottom right, handwritten: "To Mr. & Mrs. George From Fred, Jr. Age 1 yr."
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Barbara McCampbell with an unidentified man standing in front of a herd of cattle]

[Barbara McCampbell with an unidentified man standing in front of a herd of cattle]

Date: 1945
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Barbara McCampbell with an unidentified man. They are standing in the foreground of a herd of cattle. Mrs. McCampbell is wearing a white shirt and dark pants. The man is wearing a large hat, light colored long-sleeve shirt, dark belt and light colored pants. His right hand is resting on his hip.
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Small gold tie pin with a pearl in the center]

[Small gold tie pin with a pearl in the center]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Small gold tie pin. It is oblong with a single pearl in the center. Found inside 2000.085.043
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Photograph of Mary Cole and her husband peering through the driver's window of a car]

[Photograph of Mary Cole and her husband peering through the driver's window of a car]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Mary Cole and her husband peering through the driver's window of a car. There is a ribbon tied to the door handle. Mary Cole is wearing a white dress, probably her wedding dress. Mary Cole is wearing pearl earrings and a pearl necklace. She has her left arm with a corsage around her wrist around the neck of her husband. Her husband is wearing a civilian military uniform and is waving to the camera with his right hand.
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[George School, one story, white wooden building]

[George School, one story, white wooden building]

Date: 1937 - 1939
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph (copy of an original) of the George School building. The one story, white wooden building has four white columns supporting the front porch. Brick chimney to the left of the front porch. A wing at the back of the building gives an "L" shape to the school building. The building is bordered by shrubbery. Written in white in bottom right corner of photo: "Hamilton - Wharton".
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Ten men in uniform, mounted on dark horses]

[Ten men in uniform, mounted on dark horses]

Date: October 15, 1917
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of ten men in uniform mounted on dark horses. There are fifteen horses in the picture; eight harnessed to two separate buggies. Two men on horses are in the foreground of the other eight, who are lined up in a row. There are two trees in the far left of the postcard. There is a white "East National Bank" building in the background and a smaller building in the far right center of the picture. On the back of the postcard: "10/15/17 (at top) Oct 16 2 PM (post office stamp) 1 cent stamp" Addressed to "Mr and Mrs APGeorge Richmond, Texas" Other writing is on back, but illegible due to the back of the postcard's attachment to the back of another postcard.
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Pale pink cameo surrounded by gold]

[Pale pink cameo surrounded by gold]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Pale pink cameo surrounded by gold. There is a small pearl at four points around the brooch.
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Gold tie clasp]

[Gold tie clasp]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: 14K gold tie clasp. It is oval with intricate detailing around the perimeter. Found inside 2000.085.043
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park