[Cardwell Family at a Methodist Camp Meeting at Cedar Springs, Texas]

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Photograph of the Cardwell family posing together for a picture while attending a Methodist camp meeting in Cedar Springs, Texas. Alex Cardwell sits beside his wife. A young daughter stands to the left, and a son stands between the couple. Cardwell's life holds an infant in her lap. A temporary shelter built of tree limbs covers a bed, stove, chair, and trunk behind the group. Two dogs can be seen standing by the family.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm., on mat 20 x 25 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2013 and one other and was provided by Palo Pinto County Historical Association to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 48 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Palo Pinto County Historical Association

The Palo Pinto County Historical Association is a nonprofit that documents and preserves materials regarding county history since 1890. It is comprised of county commissioners court members and commission-nominated delegates. The Association contains four committees: History Appreciation, Marker, Archaeology, and Oral History.

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Photograph of the Cardwell family posing together for a picture while attending a Methodist camp meeting in Cedar Springs, Texas. Alex Cardwell sits beside his wife. A young daughter stands to the left, and a son stands between the couple. Cardwell's life holds an infant in her lap. A temporary shelter built of tree limbs covers a bed, stove, chair, and trunk behind the group. Two dogs can be seen standing by the family.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm., on mat 20 x 25 cm.

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A slip of paper taped onto the photo reads "The Alex Cardwell Family, Cedar Springs Camp Meeting."

A note card taped on the back of photo's mat reads "Mr. & Mrs. Alex Cardwell and family. made at Cedar Springs Methodist camp meeting."

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Rescuing Texas History, 2013

The 2013 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together thousands of items that reflect the history and preserve the legacy of the Texas of the past. They include photographs, letters, and more.

Palo Pinto County Album

In an effort to document as much of the history held by people with ties to the county, this album was created to accommodate those who wish to contribute their items of historical value, no matter how small the collection.

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  • June 24, 2014, 7:23 a.m.

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  • Feb. 8, 2017, 12:19 p.m.

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[Cardwell Family at a Methodist Camp Meeting at Cedar Springs, Texas], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth427143/: accessed August 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Palo Pinto County Historical Association.