[Old man with a dog]

[Old man with a dog]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This is a photograph of a room filled with items. In the center of the room, there is an older man (Nick Merfelder, the Justice of the Peace at Fort Davis) with a moustache sitting in a chair smoking a pipe and reading something on a short table in front of him. A large dog is sitting next to him with its head in the Merfelder's lap. There are several chairs and tables covered in books, papers, and lambs near the man. The room is relatively large with wood paneling across the floor, far wall, and ceiling and a stove in the back. There are windows to the left and right. Various paintings and photographs are hung on the wall. To the right, there is a table with several musical instruments including a violin (or viola) in a case, trombone, and clarinet as well as sheet music on a stand; behind the instruments are a wardrobe, a desk covered in papers, and three coats hanging on the wall. A door in the far wall of the room is open, showing a glimpse of other rooms.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Bob Hope and Doris Day prepare for a show in Cowtown Coliseum]

[Bob Hope and Doris Day prepare for a show in Cowtown Coliseum]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Bob Hope, Doris Day and unknown man. The men are looking at some papers and they are standing near a music stand that has sheet music on it, a microphone, and a guitar. There is also a large pile of clothing and unidentifiable objects in the foreground. Behind them, people stand on the floor facing the backs of the people onstage. There is tiered seating in the background and flags hung from the ceiling.
Contributing Partner: Cowtown Coliseum
[Portrait of Lavaca County Band]

[Portrait of Lavaca County Band]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Portrait of the Lavaca County Band in front of the Hermann Sons Hall in Moulton during a fair. All members of the band are male, and they are shown with their instruments, such as trombone, tuba, clarinet, coronet, and drums. According to the accompanying article, the members are (standing left to right) Ernest Lucke, Ernest Schultz, Frank Effenberger, Louis Rothbauer, Henry Fehrenkamp, Barney Morris, Herman Schultz, August Stock, Paul Rother, Joe Rothbauer, George E. Schultz, Lorance Rothbauer, Charles Kasper, Edmund Etlinger, Julius Schultz, C. M. Koerner, and (seated left to right) Kasper Darilek, Jacob Tomasco, Ambrose Rother, F. A. Rother, Ed. Thulemeyer, O. F. Knape, Eddie Lucke, Charles Rother, August Elster, and Ludwig Heinrichs. On the back is written this address: Walter W. Hildebrandt, R1 Box 287, Moulton, Texas 77975.
Contributing Partner: Friench Simpson Memorial Library
[Brenham Lumber Company Float]

[Brenham Lumber Company Float]

Date: May 17, 1928
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Description: Photograph of the Brenham Lumber Company parade float. The float is a company truck with a trailer on the back. There is a band riding on the float, and a banner with the company name around the bottom. It is parked in front of an unidentified house. The photograph is dated May 17, 1928.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Letter from Meyer Bodansky - April 11, 1940]

[Letter from Meyer Bodansky - April 11, 1940]

Date: unknown
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941
Description: Letter to Aaron from Dr. Meyer Bodansky, dated April 11th, 1940. In the letter, Dr. Bodansky seeks advice regarding an instrument that helps measure creatine metabolism.
Contributing Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT
[Photograph of a Lab Tool]

[Photograph of a Lab Tool]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Black and white photograph of a lab tool set upon a lab worktable.
Contributing Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT
[Photograph of a Diagram of a Lab Tool]

[Photograph of a Diagram of a Lab Tool]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: A black and white photograph of a diagram of a lab instrument that includes the use of dry cell batteries.
Contributing Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT
[Portrait of the Frank S. Schreck Family]

[Portrait of the Frank S. Schreck Family]

Date: 1900~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a family in an interior room. The room has a large rug, a piano, and multiple paintings. The group is facing the camera, with the exception of the woman in the center who seems to be playing the piano. The four boys on the right side of the photograph are each holding instruments, as well as the man standing next to them. There is an elderly man on the left side of the photograph, who is seated next to two small girls. There is a card on the back of the photograph that reads, "The F.S. Schreck Family. Left to Right: Grandfather Fuentes; name of girl unknown; Baby on floor Ursula; at piano Mother Ursula; Father Frank; Son Frank; Son Henry with his cello; Son Leo; Son Alfonso. Picture made at Matamoras, Mexico in the family home. Possibly about 1900."
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
Band Group Picture

Band Group Picture

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy photograph of the McMurry Stage Band performing. The band is comprised of fourteen members, twelve men and two women. The men are wearing white suits and the women are wearing black dresses. The photograph was taken from above.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Band Group Picture

Band Group Picture

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy photograph of a school band group picture. The band members, mostly small children, pose with their instruments on the steps of a brick building. In the front row is a drum with a large letter "A" on it.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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