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[Jane Pells]

Description: Photograph of Jane Pells. This photo was included in the Pells-Trotter collection of photos and memorabilia which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1887
Creator: Bailey Photography
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Dr. George Howard and two Unidentified Men]

Description: (back of photo) "Nat" (This "Nat" is in my mother's (Mamie Rollins Blackshear's handwriting - W.S.B.) Center one is my distant cousin Dr. George Howard, brother to Mrs. John Hearne. Who are the two on each side? W.S. Blackshear - Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bailey, F.B.
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Two Unidentified Men]

Description: This is a photograph of two unidentified men that was found among the papers of the Conaway family that were donated to the Palestine Public Library some years ago.
Date: unknown
Creator: Blessing and Bro., Photographers
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[The Willie Milligan Family]

Description: This is a photograph of Willie and Laura Milligan and their son. He was the son of the sister of Jim Conaway. It was found among the papers of the Conaway family that were donated to the Palestine Public Library some years ago. Photo was taken by Edward Boddy, 42 Oak Street, Palestine, TX.
Date: unknown
Creator: Boddy, Edward
Partner: Palestine Public Library

Towne Services moving company in Killeen

Description: Photograph of the south and east sides of the Towne Services building located on the north side of Business Hwy. 190, about 150' west of 38th St in Killeen, Texas. There are several large moving trucks parked outside of the building.
Date: 1972~
Creator: Brymer
Location Info:
Partner: Killeen City Library System

Harvesting Grain

Description: Harvesting grain on the Byers Brothers Ranch around 1900. Writing on the photo states, "Big Wichita Valley in N. Tex on Byers Bros R Clay C"
Date: 1900~
Creator: Caldwell
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Cotton on a Corner

Description: Unidentified individuals in downtown Henrietta, TX. The post card reads, "Not a Corner on Cotton but Cotton on a Corner in Henrietta, Texas."
Date: 1910~
Creator: Curt Teich & Co
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

ABC Shop

Description: Eve Marie Martin and George Martin stand behind the counter in the ABC shop, located at 809 W. 12th St. in Austin.
Date: May 26, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library