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[Group of men near an underground barbecue pit at Camp George]

Description: Photograph of a group of men near an underground barbecue pit at Camp George. The grill topped pit is filled with various meats. Four African-American men (one is bent with long wooden handled utensil in his hands) are standing near the center (one on far right leaning against a tree) of the photograph and they are tending the meat. There are two men seated on a pile of dirt to the left of the photograph. The man dressed in dark three-piece suit and light colored felt hat is Albert Peyton George. Several men are standing on the other side of a wire fence. The photograph is mounted on a black paper page of an album.
Date: 1920
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[A man drinking a bottled beverage at Camp George]

Description: Photograph of a man drinking a bottled beverage. Photograph was taken during a cook out at Camp George. The man is wearing dark pants, white shirt, and a dark felt hat. There is a body of water in the background with trees on the opposite bank. The photograph is mounted on a black paper page of an album.
Date: 1920
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Group of men near an underground grill pit at Camp George]

Description: Photograph of a group of men near an underground pit at Camp George. The grill topped pit is filled with assorted cooking meats. Three African-American men are standing to the left of the photograph tending the meat. Two men are seated on a mound of dirt to the left of the photo. Man wearing dark three-piece suit with light colored felt hat who is seated on the far left is Albert Peyton George. Several men are standing on the other side of a wire fence. The photograph is mounted on a black paper page of an album.
Date: 1920
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Four men at Camp George during a cookout]

Description: Photograph focuses on four men who appear to be having a conversation. The photograph was taken at Camp George during a cookout. Other guests can be seen near and on the porch of the Camp George cabin in the background. The photograph is mounted on a black paper page of an album.
Date: 1920
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Group of men walking at the George Camp cookout]

Description: Photograph of a group of men that appear to be heading for the same destination. The men are at the George Camp cookout. There is a large moss draped oak tree on the left side of the photograph. A large body of water is in the background. Photograph is mounted on a black paper page of an album.
Date: 1920
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[A group of men cooking on an underground pit at Camp George]

Description: There are three African-American men tending (a fourth is leaning against a tree on far right) to barbecue over an underground pit at a Camp George cookout. Two men are seated on a pile of dirt to the left. The man dressed in dark three-piece suit with white felt hat who is sitting on far left is Albert Peyton George. Several men are standing on the other side of a wire fence. Trees in right background. Large body of water in left background. The photograph is mounted on a black paper page of an album.
Date: 1920
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[A crowd of people at Camp George during a cookout]

Description: Photograph of Camp George taken during a cookout. Two men and automobiles on left of photograph; windmill also on left. A water tower in center of photograph appears to have [pencil?] retouching applied to it. The tower has printing on its face, but it is not legible. Camp George cabin with crowd near it on left. Photograph is mounted on a black paper page of an album.
Date: 1920
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Group of men standing around a table drinking bottled beverages at Camp George]

Description: Photograph of a group of men standing around a wooden table at Camp George. They are drinking bottled beverages. The table has several bottles, plates, and napkins on top of it. A man wearing white shirt, dark pants, and an apron is holding a serving tray just to the right of the men nearest table. The limb of a moss draped oak tree can be seen in the top left corner of the photograph. The photograph is mounted on a black paper page of an album.
Date: 1920
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Large group of men standing around the porch of the cabin at Camp George]

Description: Photograph of a large group of men standing near and on the porch of the cabin at Camp George. There is a man walking in front of the cistern to the right of the photo. Two men are sitting on the steps leading to the porch. Partial view of another wooden building on far left. Tree in background seen above cistern and (right) rooftop of main building. The photograph is mounted on a black paper page of an album.
Date: 1920
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Black photograph album]

Description: Black photograph album. The cover is textured cardboard which is bound together by a black fabric ribbon. The interior lining of the album cover and subsequent pages are of thick black paper. The album contains 19 photographs taken at a cookout at Camp George. Album contains eleven pages. Photographs adhere to front and back of pages; however, front and back of every page is not utilized, unless there are photographs missing or removed at an early date (no evidence through fading or gluing of any removals). Notation at inside front cover in white: "CAMP GEORGE [T-shaped pattern under each letter of those two words] FORT-BEND-COTX. FEB 22-1920." Below this inscription is an embossed marking: "H. H. Morris Galveston, Tex.". The album is 1 cm thick.
Date: 1920
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of Mamie George]

Description: Photograph of Mamie George. The photograph is inside of a brown folder. Exterior cover of folder has a thin brown border around perimeter of page. At the top, center, is a drawing of a young girl wearing a dress and hat. Printed in dark brown print near center: "A Portrait by Van Dyck Dufresne Studio Houston". In the brown-toned oval cropped portrait that ends near the waist, Mamie is wearing a striped jacket with white blouse beneath. She has her dark hair pulled up and back into a bun. Written in pencil at bottom right corner on cardboard area that contains portrait: "Mamie George".
Date: 1920 - 1930
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of Mary Jones sitting on the front porch of the George Ranch house]

Description: Photograph of Mary Jones sitting on the front porch of the George Ranch house. Mary, who is wearing only a cotton diaper, is sitting on the cement rail portion of the porch. Mr. Albert Peyton George's felt cowboy hat is next to her on the ledge. White wooden front of the house on right; bricked trim of porch on left.
Date: 1920 - 1921
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of Mary Rhydonia Jones as an infant sitting on the wooden steps]

Description: Photograph of Mary Rhydonia Jones as an infant. Mary is sitting on the wooden steps of a porch area (probably the George Ranch house). Mary is wearing a white "footed" ruffled outfit. She is holding her right foot in her right hand and she is looking downward. There is a brick wall in the background. The image is slightly blurred.
Date: 1920 - 1921
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of a woman holding the infant Mary Jones]

Description: Photograph of a woman holding the infant Mary Jones. The woman, who has her back to the camera, is wearing a white dress with wide black belt. Jones is wearing a white gown and white ruffled bonnet. There is a tree trunk in the center background of the photograph. White, wooden archway and fence beyond the tree. Back of photo in pencil: "47". Image is slightly blurred.
Date: 1920 - 1921
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of Mary Rhydonia Jones held by her mother, Rhydonia Jones]

Description: Photograph of Mary Rhydonia Jones held by her mother, Rhydonia Jones. Rhydonia, who has her dark hair pulled back into a bun, is wearing a light colored long sleeved dress. Mary is wearing a white gown, white shoes, white socks, and a white bonnet with ruffled trim around face. Mary has her right hand on her mother's face and her left hand extended out to her left side. Rhydonia is facing Mary. There is a tree trunk near the center of the photo. Small white fenced building in center and right background. Small bare tree on right and left background. Back of photo in pencil: "91".
Date: 1920 - 1921
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of Mary Jones seated on the step of a stairway]

Description: Photograph of Mary Jones seated on the step of a stairway. Mary is wearing a short sleeved dress, white socks with colored rings at top, and black shoes. She is holding something in her hands and she is looking at a cage with a bird in it. There is partial view of a candle (?) in the bottom right corner. The image of Mary is blurred. Stamped on back in purple only partially seen because of foreign paper adhering to back: "Fox Tone Print Fox Co. San Antonio, Tex."
Date: 1920 - 1921
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of Mary Rhydonia Jones as a toddler]

Description: Photograph of Mary Rhydonia Jones as a toddler. Jones is standing on the brick rail of the front steps leading to the George Ranch house. Mary is wearing a white gown with short puffed sleeves, white socks, black patent leather shoes, and a white bonnet. Mary has her left hand up and appears to be attempting to pull her bonnet from her head. Brick trim of porch in background. Partial view of a person (hand and foot) in bottom left corner (probably Albert Peyton George). Written on back of photo in pencil: "6".
Date: 1920 - 1921
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of Mary Jones standing on a cement rail of the front porch leading to the George Ranch house]

Description: Photograph of Mary Jones standing on a cement rail of the front porch leading to the George Ranch house. Mary is wearing a white gown with short puffed sleeves, white socks, black patent leather shoes, and white bonnet. Shrubs and white picket fence in background. Written on back of photo in pencil: "5". Image is slightly blurred.
Date: 1920 - 1921
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park