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 Collection: Texas History Collection
[Lena H. Watson, Marshall Educator]

[Lena H. Watson, Marshall Educator]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Mrs. Lena H. Watson taught Spanish at Pemberton High School in Marshall.
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[Grave of Annie Mae Powell, Marshall]

[Grave of Annie Mae Powell, Marshall]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The grave of Annie Mae Powell is in the Powder Mill Cemetery on FM 1997 in Marshall. The cemetery is traditionally African-American. The dates on this headstone are Dec. 11 1885 - May 19 1916. The name Powell is in large raised block letters on the middle of the stone. Scroll lines decorate the top edge. Other graves are visible nearby.
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[Cemetery Cleanup, Marshall]

[Cemetery Cleanup, Marshall]

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Creator: unknown
Description: The Powder Mill Cemetery in Marshall was an overgrown woodland site when a group organized to rescue it. The picture shows the cleanup effort. Piles of posts are in the center. A truck with ladders on the side pulls a utility trailer with a chipper on it. A man feeds brush into the chipper. Two other men work in the distance. None are identified.
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[Woodland Cemetery, Marshall]

[Woodland Cemetery, Marshall]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This woodland area may be the Powder Mill Cemetery on FM 1997 in Marshall. It was an overgrown site when a group organized to clean it. It is a traditionally African-American cemetery with graves more than 100 years old.
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[Cemetery Cleanup, Marshall]

[Cemetery Cleanup, Marshall]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The Powder Mill Cemetery in Marshall was receiving a cleanup at the time of this picture, c1984. The cemetery is located on FM 1997. It is a traditionally African-American site. A unidentified man with his back to the camera is seen at left. In the center is a box truck pulling a utility trailer with a chipper on it. In foreground the graves which have already been cleared are visible.
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[Grave of Willie S. Truitt, Marshall]

[Grave of Willie S. Truitt, Marshall]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The grave of Willie S. Truitt is in the Powder Mill Cemetery on FM 1997 in Marshall. The cemetery is traditionally African-American. The dates on the stone are Feb 2 1916 - Feb 5 1974. There are also the words "Texas Pvt Army Air Force World War II." The legs of a person are visible in the upper left area of the photograph.
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[Cemetery Cleanup, Marshall]

[Cemetery Cleanup, Marshall]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Powder Mill Cemetery on FM 1997 in Marshall is a traditionally African-American site. It had become overgrown when a group organized to clean it up. Here a pile of brush shows how much was being accomplished. Vehicles are visible at right behind the brushpile.
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[Grave, Marshall]

[Grave, Marshall]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The words and dates on a headstone of blue granite have become illegible. The cemetery is unknown. The decorative flower urns against cutwork are still clear.
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[Grave of David E. Hawkins Jr, Marshall]

[Grave of David E. Hawkins Jr, Marshall]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The grave of David E. Hawkins is in Powder Mill Cemetery on FM 1997 in Marshall. The cemetery is traditionally African-American. The dates on the stone are May 28 1930 - July 6 1953. The words "Texas" and "US Air Force" are also engraved. There is a plain encircled cross at the top. The stone sits on a block base and that on a slab. A flower arrangement sits to the left. Some refined plants are mixed with weeds around the site and there is a stone border showing behind the grave. Another grave is nearby.
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[Grave of Henry Campbell, Marshall]

[Grave of Henry Campbell, Marshall]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The grave of Henry Campbell is in the Powder Mill Cemetery on FM 1997, Marshall. The cemetery is traditionally African-American. The dates on the stone are "BORN 7-2-1899 DIED 2-9-1976." The engraving is plain as though hand-hewn. The stone rests on a slab.
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