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[Albert Peyton George with an unidentified gentleman]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George with an unidentified gentleman, who may possibly be William Kinchen Davis or J.H.P. Davis. George, who is standing on the right with his hands behind his back, is wearing a three piece suit, white shirt, tie, and felt hat. Partial view of Model T cars in background. There is a number "76" in bottom left corner of photo. Trees in right background. Back of photograph in pencil: "Feby [sic] 21st - 1915." and vertically "61".
Date: February 21, 1915
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Woman sitting in an automobile with three people standing nearby]

Description: Photograph of a woman sitting in an automobile as three people stand nearby. The woman, sitting in the driver's seat, is wearing a white blouse. Woman standing nearest car door is wearing a dark colored ankle length dress. Man standing in center is wearing a dark three piece suit. Man on far right, who is standing with his hands on his hips, is wearing knee high boots, pants, and jacket (may be a military outfit). The dirt road is to the right of the photo; wooden buildings with bare trees beside them in right and left background. Writing in black ink: "San Antonio Texas March 10 1918." Stamped on back in black "20".
Date: March 10, 1918
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Nine men standing around and sitting in a Marion "Bob Cab" automobile]

Description: Photograph identical to 2000.014.002 There are nine men in the photograph standing around and sitting in a car that belonged to Dr. Chas. Castelaw and was a Marion 'Bob Cab'. Behind the car, to the right, is a J.T. Dyer sign. A small, brown haired girl, identified by writing on the substrate surrounding the picture as Martha Virginia Hinson (Ansel), is standing on the left fender of the car. From left to right, the men are identified as Bill Jones, Cap. Rich (Marshall Howard Rich) Chas. Crawford, Dr. Chas Castelaw, Walter Jones, "Bud" Davis, Earnest Farmer, Albert P. George Martha Virginia Huison (Ansel) and Joe Jones. Photo enclosed in an ivory, twofold substrate with identification markings (used in this description) on left side. On bottom, right corner of matte under photo, photographer's mark: "Boek Studio VICTORIA, TEXAS"
Date: October 5, 1910
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of Mr. And Mrs. J.H.P. Davis]

Description: Photograph of Mr. And Mrs. J.H.P. Davis. Mr. Davis, who has gray hair, is wearing dark slacks and dark vest with white long sleeved shirt. He is holding his dark, felt hat in his right hand. Mrs. Davis is wearing a light colored dress that is shirred from shoulders to waist and buttons from the collar to just below the waistline. Her gray hair is pulled back into a bun. The couple is standing on their front porch. White wooden building in background. The photograph is bordered by a black pattern.
Date: 1912 - 1927
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of Mr. And Mrs. J.H.P. Davis]

Description: Photograph of Mr. And Mrs. J.H.P. Davis. The photograph was taken outdoors. Mr. Davis is seated in a wooden chair and is wearing a dark three piece suit, white shirt, and dark bow tie. He is wearing a white hat with dark band. His hands are resting on his thighs. Mrs. Davis, who has her graying hair pulled loosely back into a bun, is wearing a white blouse with ruffles at collar and ends of her long sleeves and a floor length full dark skirt. Her hands are together are her waist. Back of photograph in pencil: "Mr. & Mrs. JHP Davis".
Date: 1910
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Group of men at Camp George]

Description: Photograph of a group of men at Camp George. Notation on front of photograph "Feb 22 1910 Camp George". Majority of the group is sitting on the ground in background. In the foreground one man is standing on left and he is holding a bottled beverage; the other man is standing in a wheelbarrow while he is holding a bottled beverage up near his shoulder (his right hand is up near his shoulder also, with palms flat. There is a barbed wire fence behind the group. Two horses are tied to a tree in right background. Pasture and trees in background. The photograph is mounted on a cardboard substrate.
Date: February 22, 1910
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of four men]

Description: Photograph of four men "horse playing" for the camera outdoors near the cabin at Camp George. Notation written vertically near bottom left corner of photograph reads: "Feb - 22 1910 Camp George". Two of the men are holding on to a third man (wearing denim pants) who is holding a bottled beverage in front of him. Camp George Cabin is to the left of the photograph. Trees in background. Photograph is mounted on a cardboard substrate.
Date: February 22, 1910
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Three men watching over an open pit cookout at Camp George]

Description: Photograph of three African-American men watching over an open pit cookout at Camp George. Notation on front of photograph in blue ink "Feb 22 1910 Camp George" Man on left (in background) is seated on a pile of wood. Man in center is dressed in dark slacks, white jacket, and black tie. He is holding a plate possibly in preparation to serve guests of Camp George. Man on right is bent over the grill filled with meats. There is a large serving platter on the far right of the grill. The photograph is mounted on a cardboard substrate.
Date: February 22, 1910
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George holding the lead rope of a horse]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George holding the lead rope of a horse. Mr. George is wearing a three piece dark suit and a light colored felt hat. Wooden barns with stock pens in background. Dog in front of the wooden partition of the stock pen in background just to the right of George. Engraved in bottom left corner: "H. H. Morris, Galveston, Tex."
Date: 1910
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Postcard image of a man standing on the front of a locomotive]

Description: Postcard image of a man standing on the front of a locomotive. The man with long white beard is wearing knee high boots, dark slacks, white long sleeved shirt, and dark hat. The locomotive has flags flying near top left, and right, Texas flag flying on lower right, and has a number "3009" in center front. Text at bottom of photo reads: "At Booth, Tex Nov. 11th 1911". Railroad tracks in foreground, trees on left, wooden building with people standing beside it on right.
Date: November 11, 1911
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[The dirt driveway leading to the George house]

Description: Photograph looking down the dirt driveway leading to the George house. A white posted barbed wire fence runs along the right side up until the white picket fence that surrounds the George house in the distance. The two story white George house can be seen behind some small trees in the distance on the right. Directly down the driveway is a white garage with two garage doors open. On the left side is a white posted barbed wire fence. On back, handwritten: "GEORGE HOUSE".
Date: February 21, 1915
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Two men standing on a wooden bridge]

Description: Photograph of two men standing on a wooden bridge in "Beatrice, Nebr. Feb. 1919" as written below image. The two men are wearing dark suits, overcoats, gloves, and hats (man on left dark felt hat; man on right golf cap). They are standing on a wooden snow covered bridge. They have their arms resting on the iron rail. Written in pencil on back: "12".
Date: February 1919
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[A man working at a desk]

Description: Photograph titled "Beatrice, Nebr. Jan. 1919" as written below the image. The photograph shows a man seated behind a desk. The man, who is wearing a dark vest, white shirt, and a dark tie, is holding an ink pen in his right hand. There are several bottles of ink, stacks of papers, rolls of paper, and stamps and stamp pads on the desk top. There is a light fixture at top and drapes (pulled back) in the background. Written on back in pencil: "41".
Date: January 1919
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Three men wearing suits and hats, outside of a building]

Description: Outdoor photograph of three men titled "At Deadwood S. D. Aug. '19" The three men are dressed in suits and ties and they are wearing hats. The man on left is holding a cigarette between his fingers and his hand is at his chest. The men are standing on a wooden sidewalk with an ornate wrought iron rail on left and the exterior wall of a stucco building on right. Mountain with trees in left background. Written on back in pencil: "3".
Date: August 1919
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of seven men standing in a row]

Description: Photograph of seven men standing in a row in front of the rear of two automobiles in a field. They are all wearing dark suits and ark hats. There is an automobile in the distance on the right and two near the men on the left. Dense trees line the background. On back, handwritten: "Feby 21st 1915".
Date: February 21, 1915
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Postcard image of "White Villa Marlin Tex June 20 1919"]

Description: Postcard image of "White Villa Marlin Tex June 20 1919" as written in white text at bottom of image. The photograph shows eight children seated in the grass, five women seated in chairs, and six men and one woman standing. The group is in front of a white wooden building. There is a wire and wooden post fence in left background; shrubs on right and in left background.
Date: June 20, 1919
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park