Group at the door of the El Capitan Hotel

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Photograph of 18 men by door of hotel. Photograph of 18 men in front of door of the El Capitan Hotel in Van Horn, TX, 1939, including front row: Jimmy Terrell, Ed Dixon, Milton Eglin, Jack Chinn, J.Wylie Holmes, center row: Reed Smith, RE McBride, Julius Sadowsky, J.T. Heath, Jack Price, Joe T. Provine, Back row: A.J. Adcock, F.D. Harrell, L.D. Field, Paul McWhorter, Jim McBride, Burch Carson, Ernest Taylor

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1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1939.

Context

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 107 times . 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. When Culberson County was first created, the museum site served as the first courthouse. It then served as a hotel for nearly 40 years. The Museum Association purchased the Hotel in 1979. The Rescuing Texas History grant aided with digitization.

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Description

Photograph of 18 men by door of hotel. Photograph of 18 men in front of door of the El Capitan Hotel in Van Horn, TX, 1939, including front row: Jimmy Terrell, Ed Dixon, Milton Eglin, Jack Chinn, J.Wylie Holmes, center row: Reed Smith, RE McBride, Julius Sadowsky, J.T. Heath, Jack Price, Joe T. Provine, Back row: A.J. Adcock, F.D. Harrell, L.D. Field, Paul McWhorter, Jim McBride, Burch Carson, Ernest Taylor

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1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2006

Rescuing Texas History is a project that aims to digitize at-risk photographs, maps, artwork, and more. Funding was provided by the Summerlee Foundation of Dallas.

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  • 1939

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  • May 26, 2006, 1:51 p.m.

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  • May 1, 2007, 1:51 p.m.

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Group at the door of the El Capitan Hotel, photograph, 1939; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth14077/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Clark Hotel Museum.