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[Burning Building]

Description: Burning Building. Photo taken in 1932: Clay County, Texas.
Date: 1932
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Joy School]

Description: Joy School. Photo taken in 1932: Joy, Texas.
Date: 1932
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Nuevo Laredo - Laredo Flood]

Description: Destruction of flood on the Rio Grande in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico. Laredo, Texas is visible on the opposite side of the Rio Grande River. There is a damaged bridge spanning the river and people standing on the bank in the foreground, looking across the water.
Date: 1932
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Laredo Public Library

Stewart Wooten

Description: Photograph of a man with a military collar. Photograph of Stewart Wooten, a mason in Van Horn, TX.
Date: 1932
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

[Col. Hugh B. and Helen Moore taking a walk]

Description: Helen Moore, wearing dark pants and a dark shirt, and Col. Hugh B. Moore, wearing a long-sleeved dark shirt, dark pants, a hat, and no tie, hold hands while out for a walk on wooded slopes. The photograph was probably taken at the Moore's Rainy Day Ranch near Santa Fe, New Mexico. A small wooden bridge, crossing an arroyo, can be seen behind Mrs. Moore.
Date: 1933 - 1939
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

J. D. Neill

Description: Photograph of a man with glasses. Photograph of J. D. Neill, a Mason In Van Horn, TX.
Date: 1933
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

[Unidentified Woman Named Louise]

Description: Photo of an unidentified woman named Louise (from back of photo) Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: September 1933
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Albert W. Tailor of Oklahoma]

Description: Albert W. Tailor of Oklahoma taken in 1934 at age 22 - His father was evidentially a doctor. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1934
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Joy Faculty]

Description: Joy School Faculty. Photo taken in 1934: Joy, Texas.
Date: 1934
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Men on porch of St. Paul's Church - Freeport, Tx.]

Description: Charles Wesley Blackshear (in dark trousers) and others on porch of St. Paul's Church - Freeport, TX. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1934
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Sheriff Jeff Donnell]

Description: Sheriff Jeff Donnell and Tom Childress. Photo taken in 1934: Henrietta, Texas.
Date: 1934
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[St Paul's Church - Freeport, Tx.]

Description: Two unidentified men standing on the steps of St. Paul's Church in Freeport, Tx. 1934. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1934
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Stephen E. Reed]

Description: Stephen E. Reed served as Mayor of Palestine from 1931 until his death in November 1934 and is buried in the East Hill section of the Palestine City Cemetery. Palestine's first airport, a 265 acre site located seven miles west of Palestine, was named for him. He was married to Mabel Gooch Reed, a daughter of John Young Gooch, in March 1900. The Reeds lived at 501 S. Magnolia for many years.
Date: 1934
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library