Sharyland Co. excursion party near Sharyland

One of 14 photographs in the series: Shary Collection available on this site.

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Panoramic photograph of a group of people posing out-of-doors. Part of a white house and a fence covered with climbing vines is visible in the background. Text at the bottom of the image says: "Shary Land Co's Excursion Party Near Sharyland, May 19th, 1917."

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1 photograph : b&w : 23 x 54 cm.

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Eskildsen May 19, 1917.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2006 and was provided by The University of Texas-Pan American to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 68 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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The University of Texas-Pan American

The University of Texas-Pan American images include local history materials selected for the grant Rescuing Texas History through the Digitization of At-Risk Photographs and Maps. Images include panoramic photographs of the Southwestern Land Excursion Company and glass plate negatives documenting the history of Hidalgo County.

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  • Main Title: Sharyland Co. excursion party near Sharyland
  • Series Title: Shary Collection

Description

Panoramic photograph of a group of people posing out-of-doors. Part of a white house and a fence covered with climbing vines is visible in the background. Text at the bottom of the image says: "Shary Land Co's Excursion Party Near Sharyland, May 19th, 1917."

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1 photograph : b&w : 23 x 54 cm.

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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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  • May 19, 1917

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  • May 30, 2006, 10:29 a.m.

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  • April 4, 2013, 6:40 p.m.

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Eskildsen. Sharyland Co. excursion party near Sharyland, photograph, May 19, 1917; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth14478/: accessed January 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The University of Texas-Pan American.