The Texas Miner, Volume 1, Number 20, June 2, 1894

The Texas Miner, Volume 1, Number 20, June 2, 1894

Date: June 2, 1894
Creator: McAdams, Walter B.
Description: Weekly newspaper from Thurber, Texas which contains discussions of coal mining, local-interest stories, and various other commentaries.
Contributing Partner: Tarleton State University
The Texas Miner, Volume 1, Number 21, June 9, 1894

The Texas Miner, Volume 1, Number 21, June 9, 1894

Date: June 9, 1894
Creator: McAdams, Walter B.
Description: Weekly newspaper from Thurber, Texas which contains discussions of coal mining, local-interest stories, and various other commentaries.
Contributing Partner: Tarleton State University
The Texas Miner, Volume 1, Number 22, June 16, 1894

The Texas Miner, Volume 1, Number 22, June 16, 1894

Date: June 16, 1894
Creator: McAdams, Walter B.
Description: Weekly newspaper from Thurber, Texas which contains discussions of coal mining, local-interest stories, and various other commentaries.
Contributing Partner: Tarleton State University
The Texas Miner, Volume 1, Number 24, June 30, 1894

The Texas Miner, Volume 1, Number 24, June 30, 1894

Date: June 30, 1894
Creator: McAdams, Walter B.
Description: Weekly newspaper from Thurber, Texas which contains discussions of coal mining, local-interest stories, and various other commentaries.
Contributing Partner: Tarleton State University
The Texas Miner, Volume 1, Number 23, June 23, 1894

The Texas Miner, Volume 1, Number 23, June 23, 1894

Date: June 23, 1894
Creator: McAdams, Walter B.
Description: Weekly newspaper from Thurber, Texas which contains discussions of coal mining, local-interest stories, and various other commentaries.
Contributing Partner: Tarleton State University
[Jim Bennett]

[Jim Bennett]

Date: June 1894
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Jim Bennett, a member of the Dalton Gang. Bennett was involved in the 1894 Dalton Gang bank robbery. He was shot and captured when he attempted to escape, and he was later hung. In the photo, Bennett is leaning against a wooden barrel. He has a gunshot wound near his heart.
Contributing Partner: Longview Public Library
[County bridge over Brazos at Richmond]

[County bridge over Brazos at Richmond]

Date: June 20, 1894
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the opening of the "county bridge over Brazos at Richmond, June 20, 1894" as written in pencil on the front of the photo. Back of photo in pen: Joe and Alma Ryon. June 20, 1894. People are standing on the bridge. Seven men are standing/sitting on top beams of bridge and five are standing/sitting on the beam to far right that attaches to the ground structure. Photograph is mounted on tan cardboard substrate. Photo has foxing and stains. Cardboard has stains and is worn at the corners.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Portrait of John Conrad Leaning on a Gate]

[Portrait of John Conrad Leaning on a Gate]

Date: June 23, 1894
Creator: George, J. W.
Description: Photograph of a boy named John Conrad posing for a portrait. He is wearing a double breasted suit and is leaning on a piece of wood painted to look like a gate. He is standing in front of a backdrop painted to resemble a stone wall with flowers in front of it. The reverse side of the photo is written with the following: "With love to my dear S.S. teacher - John Conrad on his 8th birthday, June 23rd, 1894."
Contributing Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch