[Photograph of Horse-Drawn Cabin]

One of 38 photographs in the series: Schuhmann Family Photograph Collection available on this site.

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Photograph of a small log cabin constructed on a wagon base and pulled by a team of horses near Shelby, Texas. Several individuals and a dog sit on the cabin’s front porch. On the reverse of the photo is written, "Scene at Shelby May Fest 1889 or 1890."

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1 photograph : b&w

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. [1889..1890].

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Library Consortium and one other and was provided by Abilene Library Consortium to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 56 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Abilene Library Consortium

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Photograph of a small log cabin constructed on a wagon base and pulled by a team of horses near Shelby, Texas. Several individuals and a dog sit on the cabin’s front porch. On the reverse of the photo is written, "Scene at Shelby May Fest 1889 or 1890."

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w

Notes

Handwritten note on the back of the photo: "From the A. J. Voelkel Family Estate -- by Jerrie Schuhmann, 1981 -- "Scene from Shelby May Fest," 1889 or 1890 -- Entered in Permian Basin Fair & Exposition in 1990 and was awarded 2nd place (Red ribbon)."

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Abilene Library Consortium

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  • [1889..1890]

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  • Oct. 20, 2015, 9:18 a.m.

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  • July 28, 2017, 8:21 a.m.

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[Photograph of Horse-Drawn Cabin], photograph, [1889..1890]; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth639105/: accessed February 24, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Library Consortium.