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Casa de Palmas, McAllen, Texas

Description: Casa de Palmas hotel, and nearby houses on Main Street in McAllen, Texas.
Date: January 19, 1920
Creator: Eskildsen
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas-Pan American

[Clearing the field]

Description: Two men in donkey-driven carts clearing a field to prepare for planting.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas-Pan American

[Concrete canal]

Description: Photograph of a large concrete canal with two men standing on the middle section.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas-Pan American

[Corn]

Description: 9 corn cobs with two cross sections and a ruler indicating size of corn
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas-Pan American

[Date palm]

Description: Date palm with large cluster of dates
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas-Pan American

[Dirt Canal with Two People]

Description: Photograph of a dirt canal with one person standing in the water, and the other person standing on the right bank.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas-Pan American

Excursion party of the John H. Shary Land Company

Description: Panoramic photograph of a large group of people posing in front of the Sharyland train station on the Missouri Pacific Railroad; the train station later burned down. John Shary is labeled (third from the right). Also shows a dog with 10 legs - a product of the panoramic photo processing. Text at the bottom of the image says, "Excursion Party of the John H. Shary Land Co., Feb. 10, 1920." A label on the back of the photo says "Sharyland Mo Pac RR Station (later burned)"
Date: February 10, 1920
Creator: Eskildsen
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas-Pan American