[Lemons]

[Lemons]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: 4 lemons with ruler indicating size
Contributing Partner: The University of Texas-Pan American
[Strawberries]

[Strawberries]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Strawberry plant with strawberries and flowers
Contributing Partner: The University of Texas-Pan American
Southwestern Land Co. excursion at Sharyland - the home of the grape fruit

Southwestern Land Co. excursion at Sharyland - the home of the grape fruit

Date: October 22, 1929
Creator: Gardner, J. W.
Description: Excursion party posing in front of Shary Lake and across Shary Road (dirt road)
Contributing Partner: The University of Texas-Pan American
Anderson Orchard  SE 10-33-4

Anderson Orchard SE 10-33-4

Date: March 13, 1931
Creator: [Gray]?
Description: Young citrus trees with a paved road and telephone lines along the left side.
Contributing Partner: The University of Texas-Pan American
[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.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Heritage, Volume 18, Number 02, Spring 2000

Heritage, Volume 18, Number 02, Spring 2000

Date: 2000
Creator: Texas Historical Foundation
Description: Quarterly publication containing articles related to the preservation of historic artifacts and sites in Texas. Feature articles discuss various aspects of Texas history and heritage, often highlighting museums and collections within the state. Also included are book reviews, current preservation news, and a listing of historical museums in Texas.
Contributing Partner: Texas Historical Foundation
Postcard, 8 Acres oranges-Rain Belt of TX. Orange trees.

Postcard, 8 Acres oranges-Rain Belt of TX. Orange trees.

Date: 1909
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard, 8 Acres oranges-Rain Belt of TX. Orange trees.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Boys Walking Under a Grape Arbor]

[Boys Walking Under a Grape Arbor]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two boys walking under a large grape arbor. The boys are in the background walking on a sidewalk toward the camera. The arbor is made of natural logs assembled in a criss-cross pattern. Grapevines are visible on the outside of the arbor. Handwriting on the back of the photograph reads, "Mo- Ranch. Mo-7 Grape-arbor walk Boys coming from class."
Contributing Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
[Photograph of Orange Tree]

[Photograph of Orange Tree]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an orange tree. Only the branches, leaves, and fruit are visible.
Contributing Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
[McAllen, Texas: Rio Grande River and Reynosa, Mexico]

[McAllen, Texas: Rio Grande River and Reynosa, Mexico]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This film is unedited television footage regarding events and sites in McAllen, Texas. The first segment of the film includes Tony Roma’s restaurant of McAllen, a couple being filmed inside, and an interview with its General Manager and CEO, Richard D. Guerra. Guerra describes McAllen as the “home of the Texas Ruby Red grapefruit” and “square dancing capital of the world”. During the interview with Guerra, an off-camera female crew member says that she is shooting footage for “Discover America” and mentions the show’s producer. Throughout the footage in this film, the crew talks casually off-camera while filming panoramas of the city and its town square. The next segment of the video follows a group of senior citizens visiting sites near the Mexican border. They walk through an open air market, they approach border crossing to Reynosa, Mexico, they watch orioles and other birds at the Bentsen Rio Grande Valley State Park of the Texas Park and Wildlife Department, and then they leave the park in an RV. Next, a female crewmember appears on camera and poses as a visitor to a mission, as the crew film shots of the mission interior and grounds. The film ends at the Rio ...
Contributing Partner: UNT Media Library
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