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[The Canfield House]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of the two-story Canfield House, with several pairs of columns at the front, and balconies on the second story and the roof.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

Captain Will Wright

Description: Captain William (Will) Lee Wright of the Texas Rangers. Captain Wright has piercing eyes with bushy full musche. He is dressed in a white shirt, patterned tie and dark suit.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Carriage Under an Awning]

Description: Photograph of four men standing in front of the entrance to a building in Wilson County, Texas. A horse and a carriage stand under the building's awning to the left, and more carriages are visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Cars Parked Outside Courthouse]

Description: Photograph of several cars parked outside the Wilson County courthouse in Floresville, Texas. Trees are visible on the courthouse lawn.
Date: unknown
Location Info:
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

Central Rexall Drug Store

Description: Photograph of the front of the I. D. Flores Drug Store. A wagon drawn by a single horse is in front of the store. Sitting on the seat of the wagon is Benjamin A. Quintanilla; holding the horse is Eligio P. Castro; and standing by the hitching post is I. D. Flores.
Date: 1912
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

Charlie Westerman's Second Cabin

Description: Photograph of log cabin with open door and tin roof. This was the second cabin built by Uncle Charlie Westerman.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Children at the Westmeier House]

Description: Photograph of a group of young boys and girls in front of the Westmeier house somewhere in Texas. A fence and a barn are visible to the right.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Children at Westmeier's House]

Description: Photograph of a large group of young boys and girls in a pretend wedding procession in front of Westmeier's house somewhere in Texas. The "groom" is identified as A. W. Echal, Jr., and the "acting preacher", to the left, is Milton Fahrenthold.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Children in Costumes]

Description: Photograph of a group of school children in costumes standing in front of a building. A water cistern is visible to the right.
Date: 1920~
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

Citizens of Stockdale

Description: Photograph of several early citizens of Stockdale, Texas. The seated row included Robert Bishof, H. E. Edmiston, J.G. McCoy and Cornelison. Standing in the second row is Henry Smith, W.S. Palm, Jim Sutton, Jim J. Gresson, and Wiley R. Park. This photo was taken in the early 1900's.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Clapboard House]

Description: Photograph of a clapboard house raised on short stilts in a field in Wilson County, Texas.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Close-Up of a Painted Flower]

Description: Photograph of a close-up of a painted flower on a county safe in a building in Floresville, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Grammer, Shirley
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Connally Family at Event]

Description: A photograph of Gov. John Connally with wife Nellie, and their three children, John Connally III, Sharon, and Mark. Behind the family is a Welcome banner.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

Connally Family on the Courthouse Lawn

Description: Connally family: Mark, Nellie, Gov. John Connally and Mother of Gov. John Connally, Lela with Wilson County Officials. Behind the family and officials is an American flag.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[County Safe]

Description: Photograph of a county safe with open doors in a building in Floresville, Texas.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Courthouse Officials]

Description: Photograph of a group of courthouse officials and a small child on the steps of a brick building. Two of the men in the front row are John Erskine Wiseman and Judge E. D. Mayes, and the three men in the back row are Mr. Trice, L. B. Moseley, and Otho Irvin. The rest are, in no order, John McDaniel, Clem McDaniel, Frank Henson, Albert McDaniel, and Nomenico de la Zerda.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

Courthouse Yard

Description: Photo taken from the bell tower of the Wilson County Courthouse looking down onto the front yard. Photograph is of what is now the corners of Third and "C" street. Businesses beyond the beautiful courtyard include Rhode One Price Cash Store, John Driffith Co., and The Palace.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

Cox Confectionary Store

Description: Photograph of the inside of Cox Confectionary soda counter. There are two men behind the soda counter with ties on. One customer appears to be holding or standing close behind a Coca-Cola cut out at the end of the candy counter. There is a fourth gentleman seated on a bar stool in checkered pants, linen shirt and cowboy hat with a soda glass in hand.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Crowd Outside Floresville Depot]

Description: Photograph of a group of men on two wagons in front of the train depot in Floresville, Texas.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

Cyril Patterson

Description: Photograph of Cyril Patterson was head of the First National Bank of Floresville. Mr. Patterson has a very serious face. He is wearing a white collared shirt, patterned tie and striped jacket.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

I. D. Flores Drug Store

Description: Interior of I. D. Flores Drug Story in Floresville, Texas. Identified in the photo is druggist I. D. Flores,Sr. and Benjamin A. Quintanilla.
Date: [1912]
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Desk Inside Public Library]

Description: Photograph of a large desk inside the Martha Eschenberg Public Library in Floresville, Texas. Bookshelves are visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Location Info:
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Detail of Top of Bank Door]

Description: Photograph of a close-up of the stone carving detail at the top of a rusty vault door on an old bank building in Sutherland Springs, Texas.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Dewees-Remschel House]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of the Dewees-Remschel House in Wilson County, Texas. Tree branches are visible to the left.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society