Barbecue at Old Settler's Reunion 1919

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Photograph of public gathering. Photograph of Van Horn, TX. Old Settler's Reunion, August 28, 1919. Photograph taken from Old Courthouse looking north.

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1 panoramic photograph : b&w ; 7 x 34 in.

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Creator: Unknown. August 28, 1919.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2006 and was provided by Clark Hotel Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 293 times , with 7 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Clark Hotel Museum

The Museum is located in one of the oldest surviving buildings in Van Horn and operated as a hotel for many years. When Culberson County was first created, the museum site served as the first courthouse while one was being constructed. It then served as a hotel for nearly four decades. Purchased by the Museum Association in 1979, it has been in the process of restoration. The Rescuing Texas History grant provided funding for digitization.

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Description

Photograph of public gathering. Photograph of Van Horn, TX. Old Settler's Reunion, August 28, 1919. Photograph taken from Old Courthouse looking north.

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1 panoramic photograph : b&w ; 7 x 34 in.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2006

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  • August 28, 1919

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  • May 26, 2006, 3:04 p.m.

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  • May 2, 2007, 3:51 p.m.

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Barbecue at Old Settler's Reunion 1919, photograph, August 28, 1919; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth13885/: accessed March 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Clark Hotel Museum.