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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

Home seekers

Description: Photograph of three men sitting in a wagon drawn by two horses. The wagon is on a dirt road with a few scruffy bushes on the side. The men wear cowboy-type hats and white shirts and pants. One is also wearing a suit jacket and oneis wearing a neck tie.
Date: August 13, 1910
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

A morning shoot [at] Circle Bayou

Description: Photograph of three men standing in a campsite at Circle Bayou. The fowl and other animals they shot that morning are hung on a rope. L. F. Jecker stands on the right.
Date: January 20, 1911
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Mrs. R. E. Ward

Description: Photograph of Helen (Mitchell) Ward, sitting in a rocker on a porch. She is the daughter of J. D. and Agnes Mitchell who married Russell E. Ward.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Rebecca Butter

Description: Photograph of an African American woman, wearing a 1900s-style dress, standing in front of a house.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library