[Photograph of a Car in a River]

One of 34 photographs in the series: Frank Lauderdale Cook Scrapbook available on this site.

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Photograph of a bull hitched to a rope pulling a car out of a river, with several men standing around the bull and one man sitting in the car.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 7 x 11 cm.

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Cook, Frank Lauderdale 1916/1917.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2014 and was provided by Museum of South Texas History to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 38 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Museum of South Texas History

The Museum of South Texas History was founded in 1967 as the Hidalgo County Historical Museum. Located in the city of Edinburg, the museum features exhibits on the history of the Rio Grande Valley between South Texas and Northeastern Mexico. Its various materials highlight the rich heritage and blended culture of the region.

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Photograph of a bull hitched to a rope pulling a car out of a river, with several men standing around the bull and one man sitting in the car.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 7 x 11 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2014

Rescuing Texas History collects photographs, newspaper articles, letters, postcards, and other historical materials from across the state and beyond to document and preserve the rich history of the state.

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  • 1916/1917

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  • 1916 - 1917

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  • Jan. 26, 2015, 9:55 p.m.

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Cook, Frank Lauderdale. [Photograph of a Car in a River], photograph, 1916/1917; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth575368/: accessed November 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Museum of South Texas History.