You limited your search to:

  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
[Car in front of movie theater]

[Car in front of movie theater]

Date: 1940~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Grand Movie Theater in Granger.
Contributing Partner: The Williamson Museum
[Rolling cotton]

[Rolling cotton]

Date: 1947~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Donald and Larry Rydell rolling cotton (keeps soil around seed from drying out after planting) on the Rydell farm, northwest of Taylor.
Contributing Partner: The Williamson Museum
[Men butchering hog strung up on a wagon]

[Men butchering hog strung up on a wagon]

Date: 1949~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Pat Osuna butchering a hog strung up on a wagon at the Dunlop Place.
Contributing Partner: The Williamson Museum
[Men hog butchering on wooden wagon]

[Men hog butchering on wooden wagon]

Date: 1949~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Pat Osuna (right) butchering a hog at the Dunlop Place. The Osunas were sharecroppers who worked the Dunlop property.
Contributing Partner: The Williamson Museum
[Rydell family in horse-drawn trailer]

[Rydell family in horse-drawn trailer]

Date: 1945~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Donald and Larry Rydell in trailer ready to pull corn on the Rydell farm, northwest of Taylor.
Contributing Partner: The Williamson Museum
[Kids in front of tractor]

[Kids in front of tractor]

Date: 1940~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of kids in front of a tractor.
Contributing Partner: The Williamson Museum
FIRST PREV 1 2 3 NEXT LAST