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Excursion party of the John H. Shary Land Company Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Excursion party of the John H. Shary Land Company
  • Alternate Title Excursion party of the John H. Shary Land Co.
  • Added Title Excursion party of the John H. Shary Land Co. [Sharyland Mo Pac RR Station (later burned) - label on back]
  • Series Title Shary Collection

Creator

  • Photographer: Eskildsen
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: McAllen, Texas

Date

  • Creation: 1920-02-10
  • Digitized: 2006-04

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Panoramic photograph of a large group of people posing in front of the Sharyland train station on the Missouri Pacific Railroad; the train station later burned down. John Shary is labeled (third from the right). Also shows a dog with 10 legs - a product of the panoramic photo processing. Text at the bottom of the image says, "Excursion Party of the John H. Shary Land Co., Feb. 10, 1920." A label on the back of the photo says "Sharyland Mo Pac RR Station (later burned)"
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : b&w ; 39 x 8 in.

Subject

  • Thesaurus for Graphic Materials (LC): Railroad stations--Texas--Sharyland
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Missouri Pacific Railroad Company.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: People - Groups
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Transportation - Railroads - Depots
  • Keyword: railroad stations
  • Keyword: panoramic photographs
  • Keyword: excursion parties
  • Named Person: Shary, John H.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Hidalgo County - Mission
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Coverage Date: 1920-02-10

Collection

  • Name: Rescuing Texas History, 2006
    Code: SG06

Institution

  • Name: The University of Texas-Pan American
    Code: PANAM

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Image

Note

  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: BetterLight Super8K