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Half-breed Brahmin calves

Description: Photograph of three calves standing in an open area. A fence is in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Scene at Corpus Christi

Description: Photograph of two boys standing on a dock at Corpus Christi Bay. They are poised to jump into the water.
Date: August 2, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Look where you wet my pants. I don't care.

Description: Photograph of a man and a child standing in a yard. The man is looking at his pants leg, pointing to a wet spot. The child, whose back is to the camera, is holding a water hose and looking in the direction of the man's pants.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

State Hotel, Corpus Christi, Texas

Description: Photograph of the State Hotel building in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Date: September 8, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Packing up to leave Circle Bayou

Description: Photograph of a campsite at Circle Bayou consisting of a tent and two buggies. Three men can be seen around the camp, apparently packing the camp gear into the buggies.
Date: January 20, 1911
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Daniel, Nevil, and Carl in the woods

Description: Photograph of three children named Daniel, Nevil, and Carl,standing beside a wooden vine or a tree trunk in a wooded area. They are the children of Fred J. Allnoch and Rebecca (Mitchell) Allnoch.
Date: February 2, 1911
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Catholic Cemetery, Victoria

Description: Photograph of a crucifix tombstone in a Catholic cemetery in Victoria, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Freak Opuntia [in] Bee County

Description: Photograph of prickly pear cactus that is oblong in shape rather than the normal pear shape.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Two turkey vultures

Description: Photograph of two baby turkey vulture birds on the ground in a field.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

'Bob White'

Description: Photograph of a bobwhite bird sitting in the hand of an unseen person.
Date: March 7, 1915
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Cattle entering dipping vat

Description: Photograph of cattle in a dipping vat. They are being treated for ticks.
Date: June 22, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Sycamore [tree], Wharton County, Texas

Description: Photograph of a large Sycamore tree on the side of a dirt road. A fence runs along the road behind the tree.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Carl Allnoch

Description: Photograph of a young child, Carl Allnoch, toddling away from the camera.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Freddie and sister Allnoch

Description: Photograph of two children standing with their backs to the camera, looking at a river. They are Fred Allnoch and his sister whose name is not given. They are the children of Fred J. and Rebecca (Mitchell) Allnoch.
Date: March 5, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

J. D. Allnoch

Description: Photograph of a young boy, J. D. Allnoch, standing in a wooded area, holding a bug hunter's net. J. D. Allnoch is the grandson of J. D. Mitchell, an entomologist.
Date: October 2, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Carl M. Allnoch on Rupley grape vine

Description: Photograph of a young child, Carl M. Allnoch, sitting on a large wooden vine that winds from a tree to the ground. He is the son of Rebecca (Mitchell) and Fred J. Allnoch. He is the grandson of J. D. and Agnes Martha (Ward) Mitchell.
Date: February 2, 1911
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Wagner's oak, Victoria County, Texas

Description: Photograph of an oak tree that the photographer measured to be 65 feet high, 21 feet in circumference, with a branch spread of 123 x 126 feet.
Date: August 26, 1914
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library