Texas Nature Observations and Reminiscenses

Texas Nature Observations and Reminiscenses

Date: 1913
Creator: Menger, R.
Description: This book serves as a "treatise on insect and animal life" (p. 4) in and around San Antonio, Texas. It discusses the life patterns and behavior of Texas insects, fish, reptiles and other animals, as well as the hunting practices of the time, all in great detail and with accompanying photographs.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries
Fort Davis

Fort Davis

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This photograph shows a series of buildings that appear to be storefronts. The buildings are built of bricks and one has the words 'feed - water - stable' written on the side. In the foreground, there is a man with a large, old-fashioned bicycle and two dogs nearby. There are also 9 other people ranging along the front of the stores and two horses hitched to a wagon. There appear to be other buildings farther away. In the background there is a rocky cliff rising behind the buildings.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Unknown man and horse]

[Unknown man and horse]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a unknown man on a horse. The man is wearing a cowboy-style hat.
Contributing Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum
[Group of Turkeys]

[Group of Turkeys]

Date: November 1919
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Description: Photograph of a large group of turkeys. A man is standing on top of crates in a wagon in the middle of the turkeys. In the background, there are several people under an awning of a building. A. A. Hacker is associated with this image.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Portrait of Dog]

[Portrait of Dog]

Date: 1915
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Description: Photograph of a dog. He is laying down with his head up. Howard Wood is associated with the dog.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Butterfly Display]

[Butterfly Display]

Date: 1916
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Description: Photograph of nine butterflies displayed in a frame. Tillie Klaerner is associated with the display.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and Luther L. Mays - November 1939]

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and Luther L. Mays - November 1939]

Date: November 18, 1939
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941
Description: Letters between Dr. Meyer Bodansky and Dr. Luther L. Mays, dated November 19 and 28, 1939. The first letter is from Dr. Mays, who is from the Department of Psychology at Baylor University. He requests that Dr. Bodansky send him any extra rats or young animals that he may have in order to start a colony for psychological experimentation. The second letter is a response from Dr. Bodansky, who states that he will not have any young animals or rats to send until the late Spring.
Contributing Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT
Three Men With Bear

Three Men With Bear

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy photograph of three men and a bear outside a cage. One man is holding the bear while the other two watch. A note at the bottom of the photograph says, "Warden, mascot and champion wrestler, Fitzsimmons General Hospital."
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Alligator Pool #1

Alligator Pool #1

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of an alligator in a man made pool with rocks. There is a grassy area with a fence around the area.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Alligator Pool #2

Alligator Pool #2

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of an alligator in a man made pool with rocks. There is a grassy area with a fence around the area.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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