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[Gerdes Wedding]

Description: Wedding party photographed in their home at 1013 W. 5th St. Demolished.
Date: January 11, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

[Lauritz Melchior with Man]

Description: Photograph of Lauritz Melchior descending stairs with a man. Melchior performed in Austin in January 1951.
Date: January 14, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

[Thomas Evans Riddle, seated with medals]

Description: Photo of Civil War veteran, Mr. Thomas Evans Riddle, seated with medals. When photo was taken, Mr. Riddle was 104 years old. 14 years old when the Civil War began, Mr. Riddle served with Co. 1, 22nd Regiment, Army of Tennessee and participated in the Battle of Gettysburg. Photo taken in Austin, Texas.
Date: January 12, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

[Will Wilson]

Description: Photo of Will Wilson, Supreme Court Justice, in courtroom. Austin, Texas.
Date: January 10, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Will Wilson at Texas Supreme Court

Description: Will Wilson, Supreme Court Associate Justice, standing in front of the bench at the Texas Supreme Court. The motto engraved on the bench, "Sicut Patribus, Sit Deus Nobis" (As God was to our fathers, may He also be to us), partially shows behind him.
Date: January 10, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph