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[Baseball Team]

Description: Photograph of the Lower Valley School baseball team posing with a trophy. In the back row are Alfred Seiler, Amada Frias, Harvey Seiler, Paul Gleilz and Roland Mueller. In the front row are James Stolte, Melvin Katt, Mr. Watts and Franklin Shotie.
Date: 1954
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

Ben Hur Temple Benefit Football Game

Description: Photograph of an announcement for the 9th annual benefit game for Crippled Children's Clinic sponsored by the Ben Hur Shrine Temple. The game was played between the Texas freshmen and the A&M freshmen and was held at Memorial Stadium on November 19, 1955.
Date: November 8, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Birthday Party

Description: Photograph of elderly man seated at table with birthday cake. Birthday party was for 104-year-old man, Thomas Riddle.
Date: April 16, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Blanton's Laundry]

Description: Photograph of an exterior view of Blanton's Laundry on 1313 Procter Street. The building is two stories high, and signs on it say "Blanton's Laundry 20% Cash & Carry," "Fur Storage Dry Cleaning," and 19 Blanton's 39." A sign on a building to the left says "Pacific Finance Loans." Cars are parked outside of Blanton's Laundry.
Date: 1952
Creator: Everett, James
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

Bob Ott

Description: Photograph of man labeling ballot boxes. Robert Ott was the county district clerk.
Date: August 15, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Boys Volleyball Team]

Description: Photograph of the Lower Valley School boys' volleyball team. The boys are standing and kneeling in two rows. The second boy from the left in the back row is Paul Gleitz, and the third boy is Harvey Seiler. In the front row are Andrew Friesenhahn, Clayton Stolte, Kenneth Reinhard, unknown and LeeJay Baumann(?).
Date: 1953?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Brown Derby]

Description: Photograph of an exterior view of the Brown Derby, a bar and hotel on 648 Procter Street. An awning hangs from the building, and signs on it say "Coca-Cola" and "Brown Derby." In the foreground, there is a woman standing on the sidewalk and cars parked along the curb.
Date: 1951~
Creator: Everett, James
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[A Bull Under Trees]

Description: Photograph of a bull standing underneath oak trees. Fencing and a dirt road are visible behind the animal.
Date: September 23, 1954
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos

[Bunnies]

Description: Photograph of two Lower Valley Students in rabbit costumes. The student on the left is wearing a blue rabbit costume and the student on the right is wearing a pink rabbit costume. They are kneeling on the ground and looking over their shoulders.
Date: May 22, 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Butler's Shoe Store]

Description: Photograph of a print of the Butler's Shoe Store in Houston.
Date: March 2, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Calderon-Mendoza Wedding

Description: Photograph of the bride and groom standing in front of the fireplace.
Date: February 11, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Calderon-Mendoza Wedding

Description: Bride and groom entering the church hall.
Date: February 11, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Calderon-Mendoza Wedding

Description: Photograph of the wedding party.
Date: February 11, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Calderon-Mendoza Wedding

Description: Photograph of bride, wearing wedding dress, seated on sofa.
Date: February 11, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Calderon-Mendoza Wedding

Description: Photograph of the wedding party and guests in front of St. Austin's Catholic Church. Newman Hall is in background to the right.
Date: February 11, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Calderon-Mendoza Wedding

Description: Photograph of bride, groom and parents standing behind the table.
Date: February 11, 1952
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Calderon-Mendoza Wedding

Description: Photograph of the bride and groom cutting the wedding cake.
Date: February 11, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Capitol Chevrolet, Inc.

Description: Photograph of the exterior of the building with personnel standing in front.
Date: January 7, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[CavOILcade Boat Parade]

Description: Photograph of a boat parade for CavOILcade taking place in the Sabine-Neches Waterway. A larger boat decorated with flags is floating beside a speed boat. A crowd is gathered along the shore. In the background, there are buildings.
Date: 1958
Creator: Cricchio Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[CavOILcade Queen and Princesses]

Description: Photograph of the CavOILcade queen and princesses at Pleasure Pier Ballroom. The queen is standing in the center, and is wearing a crown and holding a bouquet of flowers. The princesses and escorts are standing in a row on each side of her. In the background, there is a band playing in front of a backdrop with mask shapes and text that says "Mardi Gras."
Date: 1953
Creator: Angelle, John
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

Checker Front Grocery Store

Description: Photograph of Checker Front Grocery Store #20 which was located at 5028 Fairview Drive in Highland Park. Kelly Smith Cleaners and Highland Park Pharmacy are also pictured.
Date: May 18, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Children Standing with a Woman in a Doorway]

Description: Photograph of a woman standing with three children and carrying a young boy. They are standing behind a porch doorway under a light bulb.
Date: 1950~
Creator: Wallace, Sally Brittingham
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Children Waving from a Car]

Description: Photograph of Oliver Jacobs' grandchildren waving from the back of a dusty car. Bare trees and a house can be seen behind the car.
Date: 1950~
Creator: Wallace, Sally Brittingham
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch