[Tarver Family Christmas Card, 1957]

[Tarver Family Christmas Card, 1957]

Date: December 1957
Creator: unknown
Description: Christmas postcard from the Tarver family including a photo of the children on the left. There is a black-and-white illustration on the right of the card depicting birds sitting on a crossroads sign pointing "From our house" and "To your house"; the words "Greetings and best wishes for the new year" are under the illustration. In the photograph, a young boy (John Arthur) is standing behind his younger brother (Byron Lee) who is seated in an infant seat. A handwritten note under the photograph says, "With Love, Wendell, Janie, Arthur & Byron."
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of the Tarver Family
[Drilling Barge "W.F. Youngblood"]

[Drilling Barge "W.F. Youngblood"]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a large barge named "W.F. Youngblood" with a tall oil derrick on top. The sign on the side of the barge reads, "Producers Drilling Co., Inc., Drilling Barge W.F. Youngblood." Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 588, Inland Drilling Barge, 'W.F. Youngblood', Built for Mid-Continent Supply Co., Completed 6-15-57, 185'x50'x12'."
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
Portrait of musician Ramiro Cortes

Portrait of musician Ramiro Cortes

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Portrait of Ramiro Cortes. Autograph on photo: "Un recuerdo muy cariñoso para mi amiga Marie Burkhalter. Ram Cortes 5/27/27"
Contributing Partner: Rose Marine Theatre
1958-59 Annual Budget, Teachers State Association of Texas

1958-59 Annual Budget, Teachers State Association of Texas

Date: 195?
Creator: Texas State Teachers Association
Description: This document outlines the Texas State Teachers Association budget for 1958-59 including sources of income and expenditures.
Contributing Partner: Prairie View A&M University
Portrait of Actor

Portrait of Actor

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a portrait of actor Burt Lancaster wearing a suit. There are details printed at the bottom of the photograph and his name is written below.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[LeTourneau Industries]

[LeTourneau Industries]

Date: 1957
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a completed offshore oil rig located in the Gulf of Mexico. The rig was built at the LeTourneau Industries oil rig building facility near Vicksburg, Mississippi, which began operation in 1944.
Contributing Partner: Longview Public Library
Texas.

Texas.

Date: 1957
Creator: Texas General Land Office
Description: Map shows mid-twentieth century Texas counties, county seats, elevations, state parks, national parks, forests, pioneer roads, and trails. Includes text, state seal, and "six flags" illustration, and lists of "Lands and Mineral Estate of Permanent School Fund" and "Lands and Mineral Estate of Permanent University Funds." Relief shown by contours, hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,500,000].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Church of St. Peter and St. Sigfrid

Church of St. Peter and St. Sigfrid

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: 1 copy negative of a greeting card from the Church of St. Peter and St. Sigfrid. At the top of the greeting card is an image of the church and its surrounding landscape. At the bottom is text.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Portrait of Jeannette Rodrigue

Portrait of Jeannette Rodrigue

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Portrait of Jeannette Rodrigue in a Bengals Guards uniform and hat.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
Horses in the Snow in West Texas

Horses in the Snow in West Texas

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of two dark horses standing in a corral. The ground is covered in snow and there is a fence, house and mountains in the background.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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