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[Gans Residence]

Description: Photographic postcard of the family home of Dave Gans of Longview, Texas. There are six unidentified individuals sitting on the large, wrap-around porch, and there is an African American woman standing in the yard.
Date: 1890~
Creator: Culpepper, Cody B.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Longview Sawmill]

Description: Photograph of the interior of the Longview Sawmill in Longview, Texas. The sawmill was located at South Mobberly Avenue before it was later moved to a different location. There are several workers pictured inside the sawmill. The photograph is mounted on tan cardboard.
Date: 1890~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Lem Smith and Bernice Mooney]

Description: Photograph of Lem Smith and Bernice Mooney sitting on the front steps of a house. The photograph is mounted on white cardboard.
Date: 1900~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Robbie and Minnie Bass]

Description: Photograph of Robbie and Minnie Bass of Longview, Texas. Robbie later became Mrs. Pat Rembert, and Minnie later became Mrs. Earnest Hagler. The photograph is mounted on grey cardboard.
Date: 1890~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Young Women of Longview]

Description: Photograph of five young women of Longview, Texas. The women pictured are Annie Castleberry, Bertie Fisher, Fanny Echols, Ada Fisher and Lolly Lord, as noted on the back of the photograph. The photograph is mounted on white cardboard.
Date: 1890~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Fowler Sayres Howard]

Description: Photograph of Fowler Sayres "Buck" Howard, of Longview, Texas, as noted on the back of the photograph. Mr. Howard is wearing a suit, a bow tie, and white gloves.
Date: 1920~
Creator: Culpepper, Cody
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Lorraine Calvin Martin]

Description: Photograph of Lorraine Calvin Martin and Benjamin Franklin Martin, Jr., wife and child of Benjamin Franklin Martin. Both Mrs. Martin and her baby are dressed in white, and Mrs. Martin is wearing a veil. The photograph is mounted on grey cardboard, and it has a handwritten caption at the bottom.
Date: 1923
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Joseph Marc Sparkman]

Description: Photograph of Joseph Marc Sparkman, of Gregg County, Texas. Mr. Sparkman is wearing a suit.
Date: 1900~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Young Men of Longview]

Description: Photograph of three young men of Longview, Texas. The young men are wearing suits and hats. From left to right, the members of the photograph are Russell Hurst, Clifford Sperling and Lawrence Rogers.
Date: 1900~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[John Magrill]

Description: Photograph of John Magrill of Longview, Texas. Mr. Magrill is wearing a suit, and there is a pocket watch attached to his vest.
Date: 1900~
Creator: Anthony Studios
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Young Men of Longview]

Description: Photograph of three young men of Longview, Texas. From left to right, the boys pictured are: LaGrande Kelly, Jerry Turner and Dan Gans. The boys are wearing suits and ties.
Date: 1900~
Creator: Carter, W. H.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Young Men of Longview]

Description: Photograph of six young men of Longview, Texas. The young men are wearing suits and ties. The photograph is mounted on grey cardboard, and there is an illustrated, decorative border around the photograph. From left to right, top to bottom, the members of the photograph are: Top row: Brewer Smith, unidentified boy, Lawrence Chaney. Bottom row: Ray Sparkman, John Morrow, Harry Scott.
Date: 1890~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Longview Workers]

Description: Photograph of two Longview workers weaving bushel baskets for farmers in Longview, Texas.
Date: 1919
Creator: Culpepper, Cody B.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Longview Meat Market]

Description: Photograph of the inside of the first meat market in Longview, Texas. The market was operated on Tyler Street. Four employees are pictured inside the meat market.
Date: 1900~
Creator: Culpepper, Cody B.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Confederate Veterans of Gregg County]

Description: Photograph of the 1903 meeting of the Gregg County Veterans of the Confederate States Army in Gregg County, Texas. The members pictured gathered to commemorate their participation in the Civil War.
Date: 1903
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Longview Club Saloon]

Description: Photograph of the Club Saloon in Longview, Texas. There are many unidentified men standing outside the saloon. The photograph is mounted on grey cardboard, and it is torn on three edges.
Date: 1875
Creator: Culpepper's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Confederate Soldiers of Gregg County]

Description: Photograph of the Confederate soldiers of Gregg County. The soldiers are pictured outside a house, and two men are holding a large Confederate flag in the background. From left to right, top to bottom, the soldiers pictured are: Top row: John McClain, Brad Johnson, J. M. Rosson, J. L. Finch, Frank Young, T. E. Kennard, J. M. Spinks, and Ben Spinks. Bottom row: J. K. Bivins, Mr. Lane, Emory Prothro, unidentified, G. Rowe, unidentified, Mr. Tyson, Mr. Tutt, Robert F. Echols, unidentified.
Date: 1906~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[First Christian Church]

Description: Photograph of the First Christian Church in Longview, Texas. The church was established in 1872 by nine resident members of the Old School Southern Presbyterian Church. There are several people walking on the sidewalk around the church. A salon, called Mi Lady Beauty Shoppe, is pictured to the left of the church.
Date: 1906
Creator: Culpepper, Cody B.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Jim Bennett]

Description: Photograph of Jim Bennett, a member of the Dalton Gang. Bennett was involved in the 1894 Dalton Gang bank robbery. He was shot and captured when he attempted to escape, and he was later hung. In the photo, Bennett is leaning against a wooden barrel. He has a gunshot wound near his heart.
Date: June 1894
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[St. Anthony Catholic Church]

Description: Photograph of St. Anthony Catholic Church in Longview, Texas. St. Anthony was built in 1883, and it was the first Catholic church built in Longview.
Date: 1940
Creator: Aaron Ashbrook Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Citizens National Bank]

Description: Photograph of the inside of Citizens National Bank in Longview, Texas. There are three men standing inside the bank lobby, and there is one man standing behind the teller's window.
Date: 1911
Creator: Culpepper, Cody B.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Longview Drug Store]

Description: Photograph of the inside of the Longview Drug Store in Longview, Texas. The drug store also served ice cream and soda. There are three drug store employees pictured behind the counter.
Date: 1900~
Creator: Culpepper, Cody B.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Young Girls of Longview]

Description: Photograph of seven young girlfriends of Longview, Texas. The friends are pictured at Annie Castleberry's home in Longview. They are all dipping their bare feet in a pond. From left to right, the friends pictured are: Etta Wilkins, Nannie Howard , Birdie Cole, Annie Castleberry, Berdale Weeks, Opal Holt, and Nannie Holland Weatherby. The photograph is mounted on grey cardboard.
Date: April 1902
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

[LeTourneau College]

Description: Aerial view photograph of the grounds of LeTourneau College in Longview, Texas. Robert G. LeTourneau and his wife Evelyn founded the college, and the college grounds were constructed where Harmon Hospital used to reside.
Date: July 1966
Creator: Chamber of Commerce
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library