[Captain Frank Hamer and Walter M. Woodward on the Steps of the Texas Capitol]

Description

Photograph of Captain Frank Hamer of the Texas Rangers standing on the Texas Capitol beside young Walter M. Woodward. Woodward wears an overly large hat and has a revolver stuffed into his pants.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.

Creation Information

Jordan Co. January 1925.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Library Consortium and one other and was provided by Coleman Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 1150 times , with 75 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Established in 1885, the Coleman Public Library is among the oldest publicly supported libraries in the state. Its mission rests on serving as a community center, providing technology, educational resources, and reading materials for the enjoyment and education of patrons.

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Description

Photograph of Captain Frank Hamer of the Texas Rangers standing on the Texas Capitol beside young Walter M. Woodward. Woodward wears an overly large hat and has a revolver stuffed into his pants.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.

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Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

Dr. Walter M. Woodward Texas History Collection

These historic books, photographs, scrapbooks, and ephemera related to two prominent Coleman families, the Woodwards and McClellans.

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  • January 1925

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • July 10, 2015, 8:06 a.m.

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  • July 29, 2015, 11:35 a.m.

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Jordan Co. [Captain Frank Hamer and Walter M. Woodward on the Steps of the Texas Capitol], photograph, January 1925; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth624357/: accessed November 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Coleman Public Library.