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Ben and Mattie Ward

Description: Photograph of an elderly man and woman, Ben and Mattie Ward, standing in front of a house. He is dressed in a white shirt, dark pants with suspenders, and a tie. She is dressed in a long skirt and long-sleeved blouse.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Carl Allnock and nurse

Description: Photograph of a woman holding a child. They are sitting on porch steps. The child is Carl M. Allnoch. The woman is identified as a nurse (probably the child's nanny).
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

'Cow kids,' Victoria

Description: Photograph of two boys standing on each side of a cow. One boy is pulling on the cow's tail. The other boy has his left hand on the cow's back. Both boys are looking at the camera. They are dressed in suit coats with knickers and long socks and wearing caps. In the background is a horse. The animals and boys are inside a fenced area. Beyond the fence, a two-story house stands in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Daniel and Carl Allnoch

Description: Photograph of two children, Carl M. and Joseph Daniel Allnoch,sitting on the steps of a porch. They are the children of Fred J. and Rebecca (Mitchell) Allnoch and the grandchildren of J. D. and Agnes Martha (Ward) Mitchell.
Date: 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Daniel, Lafayette, and Neville

Description: Photograph of a man holding a young boy on his shoulders while a child sits on the young boy's shoulder. The caption on the photo identifies them as Daniel, Lafayette, and Neville (but does not identify which is which). Lafayette may be Lafayette Ward Mitchell, youngest son of J. D. and Agnes(Ward) Mitchell. Daniel and Nevill may be Daniel and Nevil Allnoch, sons of Fred J. and Rebecca (Mitchell) Allnoch. In background are houses or businesses and a horse and buggy.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Dr. Kirkham at Placido [Texas]

Description: Photograph of Dr. Kirkham standing in foreground of train depot. People stand behind him; two of them are on crutches. A sign hanging over the doorway of the building reads, "Wells Fargo & Co. Express". The photograph caption identifies the location as Placido [sic]. Placedo is in Victoria County, Texas.
Date: 191?
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Evergreen Cemetery

Description: Photograph of the Thomas N. and Mollie (Reeves) Fleming family monument at Evergreen Cemetery, Victoria, Texas. T. N. Fleming came to Texas and Victoria County in 1849.
Date: 191?
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Hugh and Agnes Mitchell

Description: Photograph of a man and woman, Hugh and Agnes Mitchell, standing on a porch. A young child is partially visible sitting on the porch behind the man's legs.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Hugh and Helen Mitchell

Description: Photograph of two children, Hugh and Helen Mitchell, standing on the outside walkway of a house. One child, Helen, is pushing a baby stroller with a doll. The other child, Hugh, is standing beside the stroller, gazing out of camera range.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
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.
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library