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[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

[Trio of Musicians]

Description: Photograph of three men performing. The two men in the front are playing a violin and an accordion, respectively; the third man, standing behind them, is playing a mandolin.
Date: September 29, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal

[Two Men at Texas Legislature]

Description: Photograph of two men at the Texas Legislature. One man is standing at a podium and holding a gavel. The other is sitting next to him. The photographer wrote "Senator Carney" on the envelope of the negative, probably referring to Senator Howard A. Carney, who was the Senate President Pro Tem when this picture was taken.
Date: June 8, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal