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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
Item Type: Photograph
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.
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Condor Park swimming pool]

Description: The swimming pool in Condor Park. A man is preparing to dive from the high dive.
Date: unknown
Creator: Brymer
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Killeen City Library System

Rio Airways Airplane, twin prop

Description: Rio Airways twin prop airplane, with the registration number NIOHA. Several people are boarding the plane. Rio Airways, a regional passenger airline, was owned by Ted Connell and based in Killeen.
Date: unknown
Creator: Brymer
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Killeen City Library System

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
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Killeen City Library System

Harvesting on Byers Brothers Ranch

Description: Harvestring grain in the Big Wichita Valley on the Byers Brothers Ranch in Clay County, TX around 1900.
Date: c. 1900
Creator: Caldwell
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Map of Hitchcock, 1962]

Description: Map of Hitchcock, Texas, 1962. Distributed by the Chamber of Commerce.
Date: 1962
Creator: Chamber of Commerce
Item Type: Map
Partner: Genevieve Miller Hitchcock Public Library

[Rev. G. R. Stuart]

Description: Photograph of Rev. G.R. Stuart - made by Collins in New York.
Date: unknown
Creator: Collins - New York
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Sam P. Jones]

Description: Photograph of Sam P. Jones.
Date: unknown
Creator: Collins - New York
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Student body, 1988-1989]

Description: Photograph of student body standing outside Kilian Hall at Concordia Lutheran College. Note shadow of Concordia cross in foreground
Date: [1988..1989]
Creator: Concordia Lutheran College
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Concordia University Texas

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: c. 1910
Creator: Curt Teich & Co
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Killeen, Texas, aerial view

Description: Aerial view of the city of Killeen, Texas, taken in May 1973. Dirt work for a major new road is clearly visible on the right side of the photo.
Date: May 1973
Creator: DeBolt, Bob
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Killeen City Library System

Construction of New Highway 190 at FM 440

Description: Aerial view of Highway 190 and FM 440 under construction near Killeen, Texas. Homes and businesses are near the intersection.
Date: 1971 - 1973
Creator: DeBolt, Rob
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Killeen City Library System

[An aerial view of Acock Laboratories]

Description: A distant aerial view of Acock Laboratories in East Austin. East Fifth street runs from left to right in the foreground. The Iglehart building is across the railroad tracks in the center. East 7th Street runs left to right in the upper left background is the baseball field [now Zaragoza Park]
Date: October 8, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[An aerial view of the West Winds Motel]

Description: An aerial photograph of the West Winds Motel. There is a 7-Eleven next to the motel. There are also several houses surrounding the area.
Date: June 7, 1956
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[A band called "The Mello-Tones"]

Description: "The Mello-Tones" playing an array of musical instruments. There is a table to the right of the photo with musical instruments on it. The men are all wearing dark suits.
Date: September 12, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Billboard supporting Judge Yarborough for Governor]

Description: A billboard that states:"Now is the time, Yarborough for Governor." The billboard was created to support Judge Yarborough as a candidate for Governor. There are several automobiles parked in front of the billboard.
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[A boy leaning on a memorial table at Camp Ben McCullouch]

Description: A boy sitting at a table at Camp Ben McCullouch. The boy is leaning on a table created as a memorial. Most of the writing on the table is illegible, but the table was created as a memorial for a man with the last name of Puckett. The memorial was dedicated by his children. Camp Ben McCullouch was created as a reunion site for Confederate war veterans.
Date: July 21, 1953
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library