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[Altar of Sacred Heart Catholic Church]

[Altar of Sacred Heart Catholic Church]

Date: c. 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Altar of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
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Angelina Chavez and Tanis Dominguez

Angelina Chavez and Tanis Dominguez

Date: 1925
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Angelina Chavez and Tanis Dominguez taken in ?Shafter, Texas in 1925. The boy holds a cap in his hand and leans on an automobile.
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Annaway DeVolin

Annaway DeVolin

Date: 1921
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Annaway DeVolin, school teacher at Horse Creek, Texas in 1921. She is seated outside. This photo was included in a research paper by Cynthia Lee Rogers for an American History class at Marfa High School.
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Arseno, Augustine, and Osmundo Campos

Arseno, Augustine, and Osmundo Campos

Date: 1926
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Arseno, Augustine III, and Osmundo Campos, sons of Augustine, Jr. and Carolina Campos in Terlingua in 1926. This photo was included in a research paper by Herlinda Espinoza for an American History Class at Marfa High School in 1966.
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Blue Mountain

Blue Mountain

Date: June 1929
Creator: King, H. A.
Description: This photograph shows a mountain in the distance. In the foreground, there appears to be the edge of an unpaved road and telephone wires up above. Between the road and the mountain, there is a flat area covered in desert scrub. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph reads, "Blue Mountain west of Ft. Davis Tex. June 1929 by H. A. King."
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[Bob Carr in early 1920]

[Bob Carr in early 1920]

Date: c. 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Bob Carr smoking a pipe in the 1920s.
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Brite Ranch Headquarters in the 1920s.

Brite Ranch Headquarters in the 1920s.

Date: c. 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Panoramic photograph from the 1920s of the Brite Ranch headquarters. This was a 125,000 acre ranch in Presidio County in West Texas. The photo shows (L-R): the main house, the barn, the shed, the fort, and the store. A group of unidentified people stand near the house. This photo was included in a report by Andrew Wells for an American History class at Marfa High School on January 13, 1975.
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Burro "Mida Mora"

Burro "Mida Mora"

Date: 1927
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of little Tommy Wells wearing a sombrero and sitting on a burro taken in 1927. The burro, named Mida Mora, was a blue mule captured from the bandits who raided the Brite Ranch in 1917. This burro served many years a a night horse, which was a horse left in the pen at night to gather other horses for use in the morning.
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Burro named "Gansole"

Burro named "Gansole"

Date: 1928
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of "Gansole", a faithful burro on the Brite Ranch in 1928. This animal served as a school bus, night horse, and a way to get home.
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[Byrd Orchard]

[Byrd Orchard]

Date: 1924
Creator: unknown
Description: This photograph shows a scenic view of the Byrd orchard. In the foreground, there are two fenced-in fields, the corner of one holds several grazing animals. Along the edge of the fence there are trees and what appears to be an irrigation ditch separating those fields from another field and the orchards. On the right of the photograph, there are several buildings, partially obscured by trees. To the left, there appears to be a slope coveered in desert trees and scrub and there are mountains in the background.
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