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  Partner: The Williamson Museum
 Decade: 1940-1949
[Photograph of Annie Sharpe in a Snowy Yard]

[Photograph of Annie Sharpe in a Snowy Yard]

Date: January 14, 1944
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Annie Sharpe standing outside in a snow-covered yard. She is wearing dark clothing and is waving towards the camera. Her house, yard, and an evergreen tree to the right is covered with snow.
Contributing Partner: The Williamson Museum
Did Sam Houston Live in Georgetown?

Did Sam Houston Live in Georgetown?

Date: [1943..1949]
Creator: Mann, William L.
Description: Essay discussing evidence for and against Sam Houston's alleged residence in Georgetown, Texas.
Contributing Partner: The Williamson Museum
[Biographical Sketch of Manuel Orgain]

[Biographical Sketch of Manuel Orgain]

Date: 1948
Creator: unknown
Description: Biographical summary of Manuel Orgain, a "Negro cowman" who drove freight wagons and herded cattle and livestock through several trails across Texas, and to other states. It recounts several specific events, including a story about the 1869 flood on the San Gabriel River, and other storms.
Contributing Partner: The Williamson Museum
[Annie and John Sharpe Posing with Plants]

[Annie and John Sharpe Posing with Plants]

Date: 1945
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of elderly Annie and John Sharpe standing together in a room decorated with plant life. Annie wears a dark dress and a brooch. John wears a pinstripe suit and holds a cigar. A window with a lace curtain appears at the back of the wall. A chest of drawers stands behind the pair.
Contributing Partner: The Williamson Museum
[Hutto Swedish Lutheran Church Sunday School picnic]

[Hutto Swedish Lutheran Church Sunday School picnic]

Date: 1944
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Hutto Swedish Lutheran Chuch Sunday School picnic on the San Gabriel River, just east of Jonah, on Gattis gravel bar.
Contributing Partner: The Williamson Museum
[Three soldiers on furlough from World War II]

[Three soldiers on furlough from World War II]

Date: 1942
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of three soliders on first furlough from World War II while stationed at Kelly Field, posing by a car. Left to right: Privates William Eugene Howland, Gene Preston Pealson, and Hoard Grady Howland.
Contributing Partner: The Williamson Museum
[Man on Scooter at a Military Base]

[Man on Scooter at a Military Base]

Date: 1948~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a younf man on a scooter at a military base. Part of the picture is torn.
Contributing Partner: The Williamson Museum
[Couple in a Wagon in Andice]

[Couple in a Wagon in Andice]

Date: 1940~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Mr. and Mrs. Milt Love in wagon with horses, Gus and Ben Jacob. R&W Store which was in business from 1932-1974 can be seen in the background.
Contributing Partner: The Williamson Museum
[Two Women in Car at Norman's Crossing]

[Two Women in Car at Norman's Crossing]

Date: 1948
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Flo and Billie at Richard's Store in Norman's Crossing.
Contributing Partner: The Williamson Museum
[A Mule-Drawn Trash Wagon]

[A Mule-Drawn Trash Wagon]

Date: 1940
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Francisco "Frank" Castro driving his mule-drawn trash wagon in downtown Taylor. One of Taylor's most popular businessmen, when Castro had to convert to tractor power, he did so reluctantly. Castro and his wife, Helen Fuentes Castro, raised five children in Taylor. Mr. Castro was the only trash collector for businesses in Taylor from 1935 to 1952. He supported his family and neighborhood during the depression.
Contributing Partner: The Williamson Museum
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