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[Aerial View of Downtown McAllen]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of downtown McAllen, Texas, looking south. Main Street is in the center of the photo. Many cars are parked on the sides of streets, while others drive down the road.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Aerial View of Downtown McAllen]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of downtown McAllen, Texas, looking south. Main Street, 15th Street, and 16th Street are visible. Many cars are parked on the sides of streets, while others drive down the road.
Date: March 3, 1967
Creator: Garcia, Luis, Jr.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Aerial View of Flamingo Hotel]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of McAllen's Flamingo Hotel area on North 10th Street. Cars are parked on the side of the road, and there is a pool in the center of the hotel area.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Aerial View of Harlingen]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of Harlingen, Texas, looking south at intersection of the US77 bypass and Morgan Blvd. Coronado Village and the site for the Bonham store are visible in the right foreground.
Date: 1941
Creator: Purnell Commerical Photos
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Aerial View of McAllen]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of downtown McAllen, Texas, looking west. Main Street is at the bottom of the photo. Many cars are parked in parking lots, or on the sides of streets, while others drive down the road.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Aerial View of McAllen]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of McAllen's South 10th Street, facing south. Fields are on both sides of the street, and the McAllen Airport is visible in the upper right corner.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Aerial View of McAllen]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of downtown McAllen, Texas, looking southwest. Several of the buildings are numbered in blue pen, and one has several names written on it in red.
Date: March 2, 1967
Creator: Garcia, Luis, Jr.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Band at Campaign Stop]

Description: Photograph of a band at a campaign stop. They stand on a stage with an advertisement for W. Lee O'Daniel for U.S. Senator, and a small sign reads "WBAP Fort Worth".
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Bedroom in the Governor's Mansion]

Description: Photograph of a bedroom in the Governor's Mansion in Austin, Texas. A canopy bed is placed next to the door, and there is a dresser to the left. Between them is a table with a vase of flowers in it. To the left of the bed, there is a bust of a man next to a chair, a model ship, and a portrait of Sam Houston on the wall.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Campaign Rally]

Description: Photograph of a campaign rally for W. Lee O'Daniel. A bus with men inside has "Vote for W. Lee O'Daniel for U.S. Senator" painted on it, as does a pavilion in the background. People gather around the pavilion to listen to the speakers.
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Campaign Rally]

Description: Photograph of people gathered for a campaign rally for W. Lee O'Daniel. A van encouraging people to vote for O'Daniel is parked to the right. An auto associate store, a cafe, and a grocery store are visible in the background.
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Campaign Rally]

Description: Photograph of people gathered for a campaign rally for W. Lee O'Daniel. Cars are parked to the left and right of the campaign vehicles, and a cafe and a hotel are visible in the background.
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Campaign Rally at Corner Drug Store]

Description: Photograph of a campaign rally for W. Lee O'Daniel in front of a Corner Drug Store. Men, women, and children gather in front of the store, looking up at two men standing on the bed of a truck next to a large megaphone. People stand behind the truck as well.
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Campaign Rally for W. Lee O'Daniel]

Description: Photograph of a campaign rally for W. Lee O'Daniel in Ganado, the home of Senator Fred Mauritz. People gather between two buildings. The building on the right bears a Coca-Cola advertisement, and cars are parked in front of the both buildings. A gas station is visible in the background.
Date: 193u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Campaign Rally for W. Lee O'Daniel]

Description: Photograph of a campaign rally for W. Lee O'Daniel. Women and children gather in front of a group of people standing in a truck bed with their backs turned to the camera. They hold instruments, and wear jumpsuits that say "Vote for W. Lee O'Daniel".
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Campaign Rally in Collin County]

Description: Photograph of a campaign rally for W. Lee O'Daniel in Collin County. A bus that advertises W. Lee O'Daniel for U.S. Senator is parked to the left of the photo, and people gather around a pavilion to listen to the speaker. A cafe and a bank are visible in the background.
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Campaign Van at a Rally]

Description: Photograph of a campaign van encouraging people to vote for W. Lee O'Daniel for U.S. Senator, during a rally. People gather around the van and turn in one direction.
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Campaign Workers at Inaugural Barbecue]

Description: Photograph of six female campaign workers setting out the food for W. Lee O'Daniel's Inaugural Barbecue in Austin, Texas. They use small knives to cut up vegetables.
Date: January 21, 1941
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Coffee Table at Inaugural Barbecue]

Description: Photograph of people getting coffee at Governor O'Daniel's Inaugural Barbecue. Many of the people in the background carry plates of food. A man in the bottom left corner has the words "Duncan's Admiration Coffee" embroidered on the back of his shirt.
Date: January 21, 1941
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Crowds at Inaugural Barbecue]

Description: Photograph of a crowd of people and servers at Governor O'Daniel's Inaugural Barbecue. Buildings are visible in the background.
Date: January 21, 1941
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library