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The 4th Field (Mountain) Artillery before 1920. Picture

Description: Brief history of the 4th Field (Mountain) Artillery, pre-1920s to 1956; drawings of artillery loaded on mules.
Date: 1920
Creator: Smithers, W. D. (Wilfred Dudley), 1895-1981.
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Bryan Wildenthal Memorial Library (Archives of the Big Bend)

[Amanda Wedell Pike]

Description: A photograph of Amanda Wedell Pike standing outdoors in front of bushes and trees. A building can be seen in the background. Ms. Pike is wearing a drop-waisted dress with dark shoes and stockings. On the back of the photograph is written: "Amanda Wedell Pike."
Date: 1920 - 1929
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

[At the Texas City dock in 1921]

Description: A group of three women and two men, posed on the Texas City Dock. Two men wearing dark suits and hats sit or crouch on top of the pilings to the right of the picture. The three ladies, dressed in stoles or jackets, hats and long dresses stand on the dock. On the back of the photograph is written: "Terry, Morton, Gustavos, Walker T.C. Docks." William R. Blocker is also in the photograph.
Date: 1921
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

[At the Texas City Sulphur Dock in 1921]

Description: Three women and two men, stand posing at the foot of a large pile on the docks near the SeaTrain loading crane in Texas City. The men are dressed in dark suits, ties and hats and the women are dressed in formal or dressy clothes and hats. On the back of the photograph is written: "Morton, Terry, Gustavos, Walker and Co. Sulfur Dock. T.C." William R. Blocker is also in the photograph.
Date: 1921
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

The awakening of a cavalry packer. Picture

Description: Illustration of ten mules secured on a picket line and their cavalry packer in camp at 3:00 a.m.
Date: 1920
Creator: Smithers, W. D. (Wilfred Dudley), 1895-1981.
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Bryan Wildenthal Memorial Library (Archives of the Big Bend)

[Baird Residence, Oxford, England]

Description: Chez and Miss Margaret A. Baird Residence. Belbrongton Street, Oxford, England. 1927. Where William Blackshear roomed while attending Oxford. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1927
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Bender Hotel]

Description: Postcard postmarked January 6, 1926 of the Bender Hotel in Laredo, Texas. Several people are standing outside and there are automobiles parked on the street and on the hotel sidewalk.
Date: 1925 - 1926
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Laredo Public Library

[Bill Kinch, Bill McCloud and Wm. Blackshear]

Description: (back of photo) Fair Haven, Mass. - Summer 1929 - The Pach were parishioners at my church of St. Matthews, Brooklyn, N.Y. - Bill Kinch and Altar Boy Bill McCloud. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1929
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Boaters at the Texas City Dike in 1929]

Description: Two children sit in a wooden boat near the edge of the bay. In the background, around the bay inlet are other boats pulled up onshore, an open-air, but covered pavilion, some smaller wooden buildings, and a pier.
Date: September 1929
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

[Bon Ton Grocery]

Description: Photo of Bon Ton Grocery. Photo circa 1920: Henrietta, Texas.
Date: c. 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

The border air patrol 1918-1919. Picture

Description: Illustrated description of the air support for the U. S. Cavalry on the Texas-Mexico border, 1918-1919.
Date: 1920
Creator: Smithers, W. D. (Wilfred Dudley), 1895-1981.
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Bryan Wildenthal Memorial Library (Archives of the Big Bend)

Boys in Lydia Patterson Institute, 1928

Description: Photograph of boys' athletic team in gymnasium. Photograph of seventh to eleventh grade boys from the Lydia Patterson Institute of El Paso, TX. December 3, 1928
Date: December 3, 1928
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

[Brass T Ford]

Description: Brass T Ford. Photo circa 1920: Clay County, Texas.
Date: c. 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Brent Melton at Sotol Mill

Description: Photograph of men at sotol mill. Photograph of Brent Melton and unidentified men at sotol mill near Van Horn,TX 1923.
Date: 1923
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

[Building at Oxford University]

Description: Postcard of Oxford University. Wm. S. Blackshear was taking work under Dr. Kirsock Lake, the great English Professor of New Testament Greek (but his Eng. Course in N. Testament History) 1922-23 Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1923
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Bullfight at Tampico Mexico]

Description: Bullfight at Tampico, Mexico. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Bullfights at Tampico, Mexico]

Description: Bullfights at Tampico, Mexico. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library