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[Man Shaving His Face By Mirror]

Description: Photograph of a man shaving his face in front of a mirror. The mirror is standing on a shelf in the crook of a tree. Another mirror hangs from the tree trunk.
Date: unknown

[Group of School Children]

Description: Photograph of a group of school children posing for a class photo. Some of the boys are barefoot.
Date: unknown

[Women’s Association, Congregational Church]

Description: Photograph of the Womens's Association, Congregational Church at Dr. and Mrs. J. M. Kuehne's home in Austin, Texas. They are in four rows. A list of names is on the back.
Date: March 3, 1951

I'm a Little Daisy, Growing Wilder Every Hour

Description: Photograph of a large group of men from the Texas School of Military Aeronautics walking in a circle with their hands on their hats. There is one man standing on a platform overlooking them. Buildings in the background are obscured by trees.
Date: 1918

Picnic at Hyde Park

Description: Photograph of a large group of kids posing for a group picture after a picnic in Hyde park. They are lined up in four rows in front of what looks to be a stage with a painted backdrop of a street scene.
Date: 1893
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[Bickler Family Portrait]

Description: Photograph of the Martha and Jacob Bickler and three children sitting for a family portrait.
Date: 1880~

[Group Portrait of National Teacher's Association at Mount Vernon]

Description: Photograph of a large group of people in Washington D.C. for the National Teacher's Association meeting, including Jacob Bickler (fourth row center), posing outside Mount Vernon. Other people are standing near the house in the background. Text below photo says, "Home of Washington, Mount Vernon, VA."
Date: 1887~/1892~
Creator: Dillon, Luke C.
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[Texas School of Military Aeronautics]

Description: Photograph of a garden with trees and bushes. The background includes two large buildings. A handwritten caption on the back possibly reads "Raid."
Date: 1918

[Armistice Day Parade Float]

Description: Photograph of five individuals standing and one individual sitting on a parade float. One of them is barbecuing, three are dressed as soldiers with a gun, one is dressed as a nurse, and one is dressed as if he was injured. The text on the back of the photo reads, "Aug. 12, 1983 Ralph A. Bickler files probably Armistice Day Parade Nov. 11, 1918 (Ralph is not on float. Mrs. R.A.B.".
Date: November 11, 1918

[Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Photograph of a woman, who is wearing a dress and visible from the chest up. Inscription in German on the back.
Date: unknown
Creator: Zahn, Justus

[Men With Their Rabbits]

Description: Photograph of three men standing with their rabbits. The rabbits are hanging from the truck bumper. Each man holds a rifle.
Date: unknown

[Colorado River Flood 2]

Description: Photograph of the south banks of the Colorado River during a flood. Handwritten note on the back reads, "2 The two buildings shown on either side of South Congress Avenue at the end of the bridge were the only ones left in the river valley."
Date: June 15, 1935
Creator: Boone

[Man in Military Uniform]

Description: Photograph of a man standing for a portrait. He is dressed in military attire, and there is plants in the background. Image appears to be cropped as the handwritten note on the back is incomplete.
Date: 191u

[Colorado River Flood 1]

Description: Photograph of the flooded Colorado River. Trees are submerged in the water. "Handwritten note on the back reads, "1 By placing pictures 1 and 2 end to end the full width of the Colorado River is shown."
Date: June 15, 1935
Creator: Boone

Tail Spin Training

Description: Photograph of a large group of men at the Texas School of Military Aeronautics excercising in a large field. They are seated on teh ground with their arms and legs outstretched. There is one man standing behind the group next to an old car.
Date: 1918
Creator: Jensen Studio

Retreat

Description: Photograph of a large group of men from Texas School of Military Aeronautics standing at attention, in formation, and all facing the same way.
Date: 1918
Creator: Jensen Studio

Passing in Review

Description: Photograph of a large group of men from Texas School of Military Aeronautics walking in formation. Some flags can be seen in the background.
Date: 1918

[Bickler Family Portrait]

Description: Photograph of the Bickler family with four men and four women. The older lady in the front row, right side is likely Martha Bickler.
Date: 1915~

[Two People Walk Through a Field at Camp Mabry]

Description: Photograph of two people walking in a snowy field. Two houses are at left and another building is at right. Handwritten note on the back reads, "Showing the Country Club in the distance with the smoke coming out of the chimney. Div. Hqrs is just behind the house where I have the x. Our office is about 50 yards beyond this house. Puzzle: find the 'x'."
Date: 191u

[Boys Outside a Tent]

Description: Photograph of a row of tents with three boys in front on the Capitol Grounds. In the background is the Land Office Building.
Date: unknown
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[Parade of Soldiers on Capitol Grounds]

Description: Photograph of a large group of military men walking on the Capitol grounds. There are groups of people on the grass watching the parade.
Date: 191u
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[Donnan Institute Class Picture]

Description: Group portrait of students from the Donnan Institute. Younger children are seated in front and older students are standing in back.
Date: unknown