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Home seekers

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Photograph of three men sitting in a wagon drawn by two horses. The wagon is on a dirt road with a few scruffy bushes on the side. The men wear cowboy-type hats and white shirts and pants. One is also wearing a suit jacket and oneis wearing a neck tie.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 13 cm.

Creation Information

Mitchell, J. D. Creation Date: Unknown.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2009 and was provided by Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 30 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photographer

  • Mitchell, J. D. Mitchell, Joseph Daniel (1848-1922) - pioneer entomologist and conchologist.

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  • Unknown

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Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria presents over 200 photographs belonging to J.D. Mitchell, a rancher in Calhoun County who would later serve as a Texas state representative. The photographs depict ranching practices, hunting and the topography of Calhoun and Victoria County.

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Description

Photograph of three men sitting in a wagon drawn by two horses. The wagon is on a dirt road with a few scruffy bushes on the side. The men wear cowboy-type hats and white shirts and pants. One is also wearing a suit jacket and oneis wearing a neck tie.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 13 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2009

The 2009 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together photographs, oral histories, artwork, letters, and more. The collection houses more than 5,000 items and gives a glimpse into the diverse people that have called Texas home over the years. Funding provided by the Summerleee Foundation.

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Creation Date

  • Unknown

ACCEPT Date

  • August 13, 1910

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Dec. 6, 2009, 10:24 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • May 20, 2011, 11:40 a.m.

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Past 30 days: 1
Total Uses: 30

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Mitchell, J. D. Home seekers, photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth64890/: accessed January 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library.