[W. Lee O'Daniel at Barbecue]

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Photograph of W. Lee O'Daniel kneeling next to a fire pit, holding a long broom on the meat on the grate. Two workers and a woman are visible in the background.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. January 21, 1941.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2013 and one other and was provided by McAllen Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 68 times , with 6 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Photograph of W. Lee O'Daniel kneeling next to a fire pit, holding a long broom on the meat on the grate. Two workers and a woman are visible in the background.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2013

Rescuing Texas History, 2013 features collections from 25 partners: the Private Collection of T. B. Willis, the Dallas Municipal Archives , the Austin History Center, Austin Public Library, the Fire Museum of Texas, The University of Texas at Dallas, Marfa Public Library, Texas Southern University, Concordia University Texas, Western Texas College Library, Carrollton Public Library, Palo Pinto County Historical Association, the Bryan Wildenthal Memorial Library (Archives of the Big Bend), the Private Collection of Jim McDermott, Mesquite Public Library, Sam Rayburn House Museum, The Williamson Museum, Lubbock High School, Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell, McAllen Public Library, the Mineral Wells Heritage Association, the Johnson County Genealogical Society, the Jacksonville Public Library, the Tarrant County Archives, and the Private Collection of Matta Family.

The Wilbert Lee “Pappy” O’Daniel Photograph Collection

This collection consists of photographs of Wilbert Lee “Pappy” O’Daniel - radio show host, Texas governor from 1938-1941 and US Senator in the 1940s. He was best known for his Populist views and vaudeville-hillbilly image, all of which are portrayed in these images. The collection includes photographs of his various campaigns, his inauguration, hunting trips, and his family, as well as six of the Capitol and interior of the Governor’s Mansion.

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  • January 21, 1941

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  • Nov. 21, 2013, 5:47 a.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[W. Lee O'Daniel at Barbecue], photograph, January 21, 1941; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth354563/: accessed December 4, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting McAllen Public Library.