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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

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.
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Catholic cemetery

Description: Photograph of a tombstone in a Catholic cemetery, Victoria, Texas. The inscription reads "Our Beloved Daughter Teresa M. Fossati Born April 5, 1887 Died September 9, 1905 Gone But Not Forgotten." The tombstone is a statue of an angel holding a cross.
Date: 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Cattle turning back in dipping vat

Description: Photograph of cattle that have been herded into a dipping vat for treatment for ticks. Some have tried to turn back for the entrance. The caption says that two of them drowned.
Date: June 22, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Circle Bayou

Description: Photograph of three men sitting at a table eating. They are at a campsite at Circle Bayou.
Date: January 20, 1911
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Convent [in] Corpus Christi, Texas

Description: Photograph of a convent, one of the early buildings in Corpus Christi, Texas. The building is several stories tall and has screened balconies with decorative features. In this image, there is a fence surrounding the building and there are two people walking in front of the property.
Date: September 8, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library