A Frontier Doctor

A Frontier Doctor

Date: 1929
Creator: Hoyt, Henry Franklin
Description: This autobiographical account of Dr. Henry Franklin Hoyt chronicles his family's history, his upbringing on a small farm in Minnesota, his work as a surgeon in New Mexico, Chicago, California, Texas and the Philippines, along with many other miscellaneous adventures.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries
[Port Arthur Trolley Tracks]

[Port Arthur Trolley Tracks]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the trolley tracks leading from downtown Port Arthur, TX to Pleasure Island. Beside the tracks is the US Army Corps of Engineers weather station. The Pleasure Island roller coaster and dance hall are visible in the distance.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Dredge Digging Canal]

[Dredge Digging Canal]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an Army Corps of Engineers dredge digging the Sabine-Neches Canal in 1908. The digging apparatus is on the back of the boat, being dragged along the bottom of the canal.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Army Corps of Engineers Dredge]

[Army Corps of Engineers Dredge]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the US Army Corps of Engineers dredge, McFarland en route to Galveston, TX. The McFarland is 300 feet long, costing $15 million to build, with a crew of 75. The ship has a large, metal assembly on top of the deck.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
El ataque a Ciudad Juárez y los acontecimientos del 14 al 18 de junio. English.

El ataque a Ciudad Juárez y los acontecimientos del 14 al 18 de junio. English.

Date: 1919
Creator: Enciso Durán, Xavier.
Description: This piece was written to provide a firsthand account regarding the attack on Ciudad Juárez by Villistas and related events. It also provides information regarding the effects of the battle on El Paso, Texas and includes named civilian casualties. The official American response is also noted. The translation was probably done in the 1970s.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at El Paso
El ataque a Ciudad Juarez y los acontecimientos del 14 al 18 de Junio

El ataque a Ciudad Juarez y los acontecimientos del 14 al 18 de Junio

Date: 1919
Creator: Enciso Durán, Xavier
Description: This piece provides a firsthand account of the attack on Ciudad Juarez by Villistas and related events, including the American incursion. It also provides information regarding the effects of the battle on El Paso, Texas and includes named civilian casualties. The official American response is also noted.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at El Paso
[Portrait of Man in Uniform]

[Portrait of Man in Uniform]

Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Description: Photograph of 1 person. A man is photographed in one torso-length front-facing pose. He is sitting in a chair with his body facing right. He is wearing an Army uniform composed of a garrison cap, a button-up jacket with pockets and shoulder straps, and trousers.
Contributing Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum
[Portrait of Man in Uniform]

[Portrait of Man in Uniform]

Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Description: Photograph of 1 person. It is a photograph of another photograph. A man is shown in one bust-length three-quarter right-facing pose. He is wearing an Army uniform jacket.
Contributing Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum
[Portrait of Man in Uniform]

[Portrait of Man in Uniform]

Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Description: Photograph of 1 person. It is a photograph of another photograph. A man is shown in one bust-length front-facing pose. He is wearing an Army uniform hat and jacket.
Contributing Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum
[Portrait of Man in Uniform]

[Portrait of Man in Uniform]

Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Description: Photograph of 1 person. A man is photographed in one bust-length front-facing pose. He is wearing an Army uniform hat and jacket.
Contributing Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum
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