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Floresville School Students

Description: Photograph of students in front of school house. The card held by the boy in the middle of the front row says; Floresville, Texas. The boy's name is Haywood McDaniel. The boy who is third from the right in the first row is Charlie Culpepper. The teacher on the top row, far left, is Miss Myrtle Hurley (Mrs. Ed Franklin).
Date: 1907~
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Floresville Tigers Baseball Team]

Description: Photograph of the members of the Floresville Tigers baseball team posing in a line in their uniforms. They are, from left to right, Russell Houston, Albert Seale, R. Ezell, Tom Johnson, John Mayes, Horace Rideout, an unknown man, Clarence Myers, Sam Fore, and Homer Black.
Date: 1900~
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

Floresville Trades Day, 1906

Description: This is a photograph of a hanging picture of downtown Floresville during the 1906 Trade Days. This photo shows the buildings, people, horses, wagon. On the back of the photograph it is noted that Mrs. Ed Franklin was queen and Rosalie Stevenson and Maude Neal were the princesses. R.R. Smith, attorney, crowned the queen for the festivities.
Date: 1906
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Four Men by Fence]

Description: Photograph of four men, identified as Gene Maeckel, John Grammer, Allen Kosub, and Bobby Hastings, standing at the site of the 40-Mile Hole in Wilson County, Texas. A wire fence is visible to the left.
Date: February 27, 2009
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

Gail Schriber at the Barker-Hubinger House

Description: Photograph of Gail Schriber at the Barker-Hubinger house. She is wearing a white, belted dress and is holding a glass in her right hand. She is wearing Keds-type tennis shoes. She stands to the rights of a recessed screened door, with a concrete step in front of it. The outer wall of the house is red sandstone with thick mortar.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

Governor John Connally and His Mother

Description: Photograph of Governor John B. Connally standing with his mother Lela Connally on the steps of her home in Floresville, Texas. The house is a one-story home with a wrap-around porch; the front yard is visible in the foreground, including a number of trees.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Grass Pond]

Description: Photograph of a grass pond in Wilson County, Texas. A barbed wire fence is visible in the foreground, and there are trees on the other side of the pond.
Date: unknown
Creator: Grammer, Shirley
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Graytown Cemetery]

Description: Photograph of flowers in front of several tombstones at the Graytown Cemetery in Wilson County, Texas. Wrought iron fences surround the two tombstones in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Creator: Grammer, Shirley
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

[Group in Cemetery]

Description: Photograph of a group of people standing in a cemetery by the Butler headstones in Wilson County, Texas. A wrought iron fence surrounds the cemetery, and there is a tree in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

Hardware Store, Drug Store, and Bank

Description: Photograph of several buildings. People are standing on the porch of the building on the left. Three horse drawn wagons and a saddle horse are in front of the buildings. A man and a woman are in the wagon on the far right.
Date: c. 1914
Creator: A. F. Manak
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society