[Photograph of Interior of Post Office]

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

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Photograph of Walter Schuhmann, John Schuhmann, and Julius Kaiser examining a ledger inside the first post office in Rowena, Texas.

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Photograph of Walter Schuhmann, John Schuhmann, and Julius Kaiser examining a ledger inside the first post office in Rowena, Texas.

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1 photograph : b&w

Notes

Handwritten note on the back of the photo frame: "First Post Office in Rowena, Texas -- Located in Schuhmann Co. Store -- Gustav Schuhmann, Postmaster -- Left to right: Walter Schuhmann -- John Schuhmann -- Julius Kaiser."

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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.

Schuhmann Family Photograph Collection

Black and white photos taken primarily in Fayette and Runnels counties. The collection belonged to the Gustav and Caroline Albers Schuhmann family and their son, Walter Schuhmann and his wife, Elsie Voelkel Schuhmann.

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  • Oct. 20, 2015, 9:18 a.m.

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[Photograph of Interior of Post Office], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth639124/: accessed December 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Library Consortium.