[Young Girls of Longview]

[Young Girls of Longview]

Date: April 1902
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of seven young girlfriends of Longview, Texas. The friends are pictured at Annie Castleberry's home in Longview. They are all dipping their bare feet in a pond. From left to right, the friends pictured are: Etta Wilkins, Nannie Howard , Birdie Cole, Annie Castleberry, Berdale Weeks, Opal Holt, and Nannie Holland Weatherby. The photograph is mounted on grey cardboard.
Contributing Partner: Longview Public Library
[Schley Family]

[Schley Family]

Date: 1890?
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Martha and Joseph Schley sitting on the front steps of their family home in Kilgore, Texas. The photograph is mounted on grey cardboard, and there is a decorative border surrounding the exterior of the photo.
Contributing Partner: Longview Public Library
[LeTourneau Machinery]

[LeTourneau Machinery]

Date: 1948
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of LeTourneau Industries machinery designed and built by Robert G. LeTourneau of Longview, Texas. In the photograph, a massive earth-clearing machine is being used to clear the land in the early stages of building the Hansen Dam in San Fernando, California.
Contributing Partner: Longview Public Library
[Robert G. LeTourneau]

[Robert G. LeTourneau]

Date: 1940~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Robert G. LeTourneau of Longview, Texas. LeTourneau is pictured with military personnel and leaders on top of one of his self-designed machines. LeTourneau is wearing a dark suit, and he is waving his right hand in the air.
Contributing Partner: Longview Public Library
[LeTourneau Tournapull]

[LeTourneau Tournapull]

Date: 1948
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the LeTourneau Industries Tournapull, a massive piece of machinery designed and built by Robert G. LeTourneau of Longview, Texas. The machine was used to clear land for massive projects. This Tournapull was used to aid in the Hansen Dam project in San Fernando, California. LeTourneau used thirteen Tournapulls, a fleet of Carryalls and many bulldozers for this project. The LeTourneau crane is visible in the background of the photo, to the left of the Tournapull.
Contributing Partner: Longview Public Library
[LeTourneau Industries]

[LeTourneau Industries]

Date: 1930~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of one of the large bulldozers designed and built by Robert G. LeTourneau of Longview, Texas. LeTourneau designed and built machinery on such a large scale that his machinery was used all over the world in large projects, such as clearing land for building dams, airports and heavy offshore oil rigs. LeTourneau was a pioneer in his field, holding almost 300 patents for inventions. In the photograph, the bulldozer is parked next to an automobile.
Contributing Partner: Longview Public Library
[LeTourneau Machinery]

[LeTourneau Machinery]

Date: 1948
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two LeTourneau Industries employees repairing the wheels of one of the heavy machine earth movers designed and built by Robert G. LeTourneau of Longview, Texas. The immense tires were able to move over large boulders without straining the engine or damaging the equipment.
Contributing Partner: Longview Public Library
[LeTourneau Munitions, Inc.]

[LeTourneau Munitions, Inc.]

Date: 1942
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the inside of LeTourneau Munitions, Inc., a company that produced massive amounts of ammunition during WWII in Longview, Texas. Shells are lined up on the floor, ready for the final stage of production. Four men are at work inside the munitions company.
Contributing Partner: Longview Public Library
[LeTourneau Munitions, Inc.]

[LeTourneau Munitions, Inc.]

Date: 1946
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the inside of LeTourneau Munitions, Inc., a company that produced massive amounts of ammunition during WWII in Longview, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Longview Public Library
[LeTourneau Dome Construction]

[LeTourneau Dome Construction]

Date: 1941
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the dome construction at LeTourneau Munitions, Inc., a company that produced massive amounts of ammunition during WWII in Longview, Texas. The heavy machinery used to construct the dome were designed and built by Robert G. LeTourneau.
Contributing Partner: Longview Public Library
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