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Portrait of Jess Harben and Clifford Watson

Description: Postcard of two men wearing bathing suits; on man is sitting on a log, and the other is standing to his right. They are identified as Jesse Monroe (Jess) Harben and Clifford Watson. In the background, there is a painted beach scene. Text to the right of the image says "Jess Harben[,] Clifford Watson." Jesse Monroe (Jess) Harben lived from December 14, 1888 to October 5, 1973. Clifford Watson live from June 30, 1887 to December 1972.
Date: 1915~
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Portrait of Velma Greer

Description: Photograph of a bust-length portrait of a woman identified as Velma Jewel Greer. She is wearing pearl earrings and a necklace. She was born in Richardson, Texas, on September 13, 1898, and died in Santa Fe, New Mexico, on May 7, 1997.
Date: 1915/1929~
Creator: Browne & Browne, Studio Deluxe
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Portrait of Ruth Greer

Description: Photograph of a bust-length portrait of a woman identified as Ruth M. Greer; she is in left profile-facing. Her hair is up and she is wearing an off-the-shoulder garment. She was born on November 9, 1893, and died March 18, 1976.
Date: 1915/1929
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Richardson Concert Band

Description: Photograph of Richardson Concert Band. They are all holding instruments, and a drum sitting on the left side of the image says "Richardson Concert Band." Members are identified as (top row) Dick Bowser, Grover Huffhines, Roy Chick, W. E. Dean, Jim Stratton, Charlie Reddick, Newt Harris, A. C. Ligon, Lawrence Messon, Royce Huffhines, Charlie Pirkle, Mack Bowser, Tory Kieth, (bottom row) Tommy Nelson, Bert Parks, Horace Goode, Brigs Park, William S. Skiles, Bob Harris, W. T. Cox, Buford Tune, Roy Messon, Clint Wallis, Roger Durham, and Roy Laney.
Date: 1915
Partner: Richardson Public Library

[Portrait of Mueller Brothers]

Description: Photograph of five men identified as the Mueller brothers. All of the men are wearing dark-colored suit jackets. The first man on the back row is wearing glasses.
Date: October 1915
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Beaumier Iron Works]

Description: Photograph of the Beaumier Iron Works Building. It is a brick building with four windows along the front. There is a train to the left.
Date: July 30, 1915
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[R. V. Hoffman Residence]

Description: Photograph of two images of R. V. Hoffman's residence. The wooden house is two-stories tall, with an awning and balcony that stretches partially around the left side. Trees and plants surround the house.
Date: 1915
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Hy Mueller Birthday]

Description: Photograph of a group of children at Hy Mueller's birthday party. Four women are sitting in the back row. In the background, there is a picket fence and house.
Date: 1915/1925
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Portrait of Child]

Description: Photograph of a child. He is standing in front of a bench, and is wearing a jumpsuit. The child is associated with the name, Mrs. Boeker.
Date: 1915
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Portrait of Jim Buchanan]

Description: Photograph of a man identified as Jim Buchanan. He is wearing a light-colored military uniform and a ribbon that says "2nd Infantry Band [-] Brenham." He is sitting on a stool and holding a trumpet in his lap.
Date: September 1915
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Portrait of F. Chavez]

Description: Photograph of a man identified as F. Chavez. He is wearing a cross-shaped pin on his right lapel. He is in a standing pose beside a chair. A pillow and table are behind him on the right.
Date: 1915
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

St. Mary's Catholic Church

Description: Photograph of the congregation of St. Mary's Catholic Church in front of the church. According to accompanying information, they are celebrating Rev. C. J. Benes's twenty-fifth anniversary. The priests are in the front, and there is a band behind them to the right. Some people throughout the crowd are holding flags, and there is a windmill and a water tower. Horse-drawn carriages are lined up around the side of the church. Written on the left side of the photograph, toward the bottom, is "'Braunig' Hallesttsville, Texas" and "Rev. C. J. Benes 25th Anniversary Oct. 28, 1915." On the back is written "Property of Bob Ahrens Hallettsville, TX."
Date: October 28, 1915
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Partner: Friench Simpson Memorial Library

The Daedalian, Yearbook of the College of Industrial Arts, 1915

Description: Yearbook for the College of Industrial Arts in Denton, Texas, (now Texas Woman's University) includes photos of and information about the college, student body, faculty and organizations. The Daedalian represents the school's unique history and standing as a single-sex college established by the state of Texas for the education of women.
Date: 1915
Creator: College of Industrial Arts (Denton, Tex.)
Partner: Texas Woman's University

[Beth-El Congregation's First Synagogue]

Description: Photograph of Temple Beth-El, the first house of worship for Beth-El, Fort Worth's Reform Jewish congregation. It was a two-story, neo-classical synagogue constructed of wood and stucco. Above the columned entrance was a wooden Star of David, beneath which were the Hebrew words "Y'he Or," meaning "Let There Be Light." Handwritten notes on the back of the photograph say, "Beth-El Congregation's 1st synagogue; built 1908 @ 5th & Taylor Streets. Photo from The Jewish Monitor, 1915. Greek Revival Style, The Hebrew Lettering says: 'Let there be light.'"
Date: 1915
Creator: The Jewish Monitor
Partner: Beth-El Congregation Archives

[Longview High School Football Team]

Description: Photograph of the Longview High School Football Team in Longview, Texas. The team is posing underneath a goal post, and Coach Powledge is sitting in the center of the photograph. From left to right, the team members pictured are: Malcolm Broadfoot, Douglas "Cotton" Moore, "Buck" Howard, John Tyson Smith, Jr., Lorne Dean, Walter "Knott" Garner, Sam Cook, Jack Barr, Archibald Ruff, Russell Smith, Earl D. Smith, Eugene Flewellen, Hardy Rhodes Cook, Louis Henderson, and Ottis Brady.
Date: 1915
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Longview Birthday Party]

Description: Photograph of young girls gathered for a birthday party in Longview, Texas. The girls are all wearing dresses and bows in their hair, and there is a dog lying on the ground in front of them. From left to right, top to bottom, the members of the photograph are: Top row: Ruth Florence, Mildred Sparkman, Frances Morgan, Dorothy Earl Watson. Second row: Ruth Sparkman, Katherine Melton, Lucile Morgan, Florine Eddins. Third row: Mary Emily Landers (baby), Josephine Hopkins. Bottom row: Christine Johnson, Katherine Flewellen, Adele Moore.
Date: 1915
Creator: Culpepper, Cody
Partner: Longview Public Library