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Cattle swimming through dipping vat

Description: Photograph of cattle in a dipping vat, swimming toward the exit. 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

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.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

[Child watering the lawn with a garden hose]

Description: Photograph of a young child standing in the yard of a house, watering the grass with a water hose. A sign on the building nearby reads, "Capadura 5¢ Cigars"
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
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.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Circus exhibit, Olney, Texas

Description: Photograph of a crowd of people watching two circus performers on high wires in Olney, Texas.
Date: November 8, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
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.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Copperhead, toads and lizards in the same rotten log

Description: Photograph of about a dozen snakes, toads, and lizards that were found in a rotten log. They are laid out on a blanket with a knife beside them. The toads appear to be alive.
Date: March 3, 1911
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Corral full of cattle

Description: Photograph of hundreds of cattle in a corral. In the background, a cowboy can be seen working with the herd.
Date: June 22, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Cotton at [the] river landing, Tivoli

Description: Photograph of bales of cotton laying on the ground at river landing at Tivoli, Texas.
Date: August 13, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Cotton field, Graham, Texas

Description: Photograph of a man standing in a cotton field.
Date: November 6, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Cotton field, Olney Texas

Description: Photograph of cotton plants growing in a field.
Date: November 8, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Cotton, Nueces County, Texas

Description: Photograph of cotton plants in a field.
Date: August 2, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Cottonwood tree in road near Wharton Texas

Description: Photograph of a cow standing in front of a tall cottonwood tree that is growing in the middle of a dirt road in a rural farming community near Wharton Texas. A few small wood houses are in the background. Signs hang on the tree trunk; one sign reads "HUB Dry Good Co. for the Best Dry Goods".
Date: June 30, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

County bridge and ice plant, Victoria

Description: Photograph of the Victoria County bridge over the Guadalupe River and the ice plant on the bank.
Date: January 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph
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.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library