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[Singing in church]

Description: Photograph of a congregation singing in church in Beeville, Texas. The congregation is standing, facing the camera. Some of the people are holding hymnals. There is a pulpit at the front of the church which is visible in the bottom right corner of the photograph. There are windows around the sides of the church, and the door at the back is open. A car is visible through the back window.
Date: unknown

[Six Gentlemen Standing in Front of a Tent Structure]

Description: Photograph of a group of six men standing in front of a large tent-like structure. The men, who are standing together in a row, are all wearing suits. One man standing in the middle is holding a typewriter. The structure behind them is held up with stakes and rope. Brush and shrubs are visible in the background. The photograph is mounted on a ripped piece of black paper.
Date: unknown

[Six Hispanic Children Standing on the Side of a Porch]

Description: Photograph of a group of six young children standing together in a row at the edge of a raised porch. The porch is attached to a wood-slatted building with a large, framed window on the right-hand side of the image. Leaning against the building there is a young boy wearing a light collared shirt. Standing next to him on the right-hand side of the image is a slightly taller boy, three younger boys, and an older girl. All of the children are holding pieces of paper. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "Sinton. 10/15/50 Beginnings of a new work in Sinton, operated by Pres. Mex. students"
Date: unknown

[Six Hispanic Ladies Standing in Front of a Building]

Description: Photograph of a group of six Hispanic ladies dressed formally in long dark coats and dresses standing in front of a building. Four of the women are wearing decorative hats, and a couple of them are also holding purses. Next to them on the right-hand side of the image, there is a large bush that cuts off at the top of the image. The building visible behind the bush is made up of mostly window panels. There is another building visible along the dirt path that leads to the background on the left-hand side of the image. This building is also mostly shielded by large bushes and trees. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "The officers of the Presbyterial with Mrs. Cunningham". There are also many numerical markings on the back of the photograph.
Date: December 1936

[Six Teenagers Standing in a Courtyard]

Description: Photograph of six teenagers standing on the pathway of a courtyard. Two of the girls are on the far righthand side of the image; they are both looking downward. Two of the other girls and one of the boys are standing in a row on the lefthand side of the image. Another boy is walking past both groups toward the right. He is also looking down, and the other boy is waving at him. There are two stone buildings visible in the background, one is sunken below the ground. Trees and bushes cover these buildings. Handwriting on the back of the photograph reads, "MO- RANCH, 8/50. Mo-6 Young People at T.-M. Presbytery Conference.
Date: unknown

[Six Teenagers Standing in Front of a Garden]

Description: Photograph of six teenagers standing together and facing the camera. There are four girls and two boys; they are all smiling, and a few of them are holding stacks of books. The girls are wearing white sundresses and matching boleros. The boys are wearing dress pants, collared shirts, and belts. The group is standing in front of a overgrown garden with a tall wire fence around it. They are standing on a thin sidewalk. There are several trees and part of a stone arch visible in the background. Handwriting on the back of the photograph reads, "Mo- Ranch. Mo-5 Young People at T-M Presby Conf.".
Date: unknown

[Small Brick House with Two Front Doors]

Description: Photograph of the front of a small brick house with two separate front doors. There is a front porch with steps leading up to the two doors, which are shaded by an awning. There is a window on both sides of the porch. Large bushes and shrubs make up the grassy front yard, and the branches of a tree cover up the top of the image. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "San Marcos".
Date: unknown

[Small Concrete House]

Description: Photograph of the side of a small concrete house built on a dirt clearing. The side of the building that faces the foreground has one dark window, and there is a single bushy fern growing on top of the roof. There is a large dead bush planted in front of this wall. The back of the building, which falls into the background, has four visible windows. The front of the building, which faces the right-hand side of the image, is not visible, however there are at least three people visible standing in front of the entrance and looking at the camera.
Date: unknown

[A Small Group of Men]

Description: Photograph of seven men in a small gathering on a sidewalk. Samuel Levinson Joekel is the second man from the left and Thomas White Currie is the man in the dark suit at the right of the photograph. The seventh man on the right is only half visible. To the left of the men are tall plants.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Creator: Foster, William Hague

[Small Group of People Standing in Front of a Window]

Description: Photograph of five Hispanic women and two Hispanic men standing together in front of a window at the entrance of a building. The women are wearing long, printed, sleeved dresses and hats, and the men are wearing suits. Everyone in the group are wearing ribbons. Part of an open entrance is cut off on the left-hand side of the image. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "San Marcos In front of annex 1951".
Date: unknown

[Small Presbyterian Church]

Description: Photograph of the front of a small Presbyterian church. The building, which fills up most of the image, is lightly colored and wood-slatted. The section of the building that includes the double-door front entrance is taller than the rest of the building. There are three front windows and two long grates, one above the entrance and one above the three windows. There is a sign next to the doors and small trees and shrubs in front of the building. There is a smaller house-like structure with one front window next to the church on the left-hand side of the building. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "San Antonio Bethel Church".
Date: unknown

[Smiling Kitchen Hand Standing Outside]

Description: Photograph of a young African American (identified as Bobby Franklin) standing on a stone porch. The individual, who is facing and posing for the camera, is teen age. He is wearing a simple white shirt, cuffed jeans, and high-top sneakers. There is a low stone wall with a pillar and an opening behind the teenager. Several trees are in the background, which goes very far back. There is also a slight mound far back on the horizon. The cloudless sky takes up the top third portion of the photograph. There is handwriting on the back of the photograph that reads, "Mo- Ranch (underlined 8-50 Mo-19 One of the kitchen crew. Bobby Franklin".
Date: unknown

[Spring Meeting of Tex Mex Presbytery 1943]

Description: Photograph of the members of the Fort Worth Tex Mex Presbytery at the Spring Meeting in 1943. The group, which is made up of all men and one woman, is standing in four rows facing the camera. They are wearing suits, ties, and dark shoes. The woman is wearing a printed cotton dress. At the front and center of the group there is a wooden table with an open book and a gavel on top. On the back of the photograph there is a handwritten note that reads "Spring Meeting of the Tex Mex Presbytery Church of Fort Worth (April 28- May 2, 1943)". There is also a stamp that indicates the photo was printed by W.D. Smith Commercial Photographs on April 29, 1943.
Date: unknown

[Street View of a Presbyterian Church]

Description: Photograph of the side of a series of light-colored, wood-slatted buildings that make up a church. The photograph has been taken from the street, which is in the foreground. The main building, which is also the largest and closest to the foreground, has four windows on the side and two in the front next to the main double-door entrance. There is another building behind the main building on the right-hand side of the image, and also one next to it in the background. There are children playing in the courtyard between these two buildings. A power line stretches across the image directly above the complex. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph.
Date: October 1951

[Students in Front of a School House in Houston]

Description: Photograph of a group of students standing in front of their school house. The students stand in three tiered rows; the first two are made up of girls, and the very top row is made up of boys. All of the girls are wearing long dark coats and skirts. The boys are all wearing suits. Behind the group, the light colored school house is surrounded by a wooden fence. Houses and a car can been seen in the background. There is a decorative border around the image, and two of the corners have the word "owl" typed on an angle. There is handwriting on the back of the photograph in both pen and pencil that reads, "Feb. 1938 Magnolia S.S. Class Young People". There is also a stamp that reads "604H".
Date: unknown

[Students Standing in Front of a Sunday School Building]

Description: Photograph of a small group of children and a teacher standing in front of a Presbyterian Sunday School. There is one boy dressed in wide-legged pants, and two young girls in knee-length dresses standing on either side of him. Behind the three children, there is an older girl and a teacher holding a baby, who is looking down upon the boy's head. The building behind the small group has five visible windows that are open. The building is elevated from the ground on short stilts. In the background behind the house, there is a large bush and two men standing around it. There is a handwritten note in Spanish on the back of the photograph that translates to read, "Class # 2 Elisa G de Rios, Mrs. de Gutierrez, Newgulf".
Date: September 1951

[Sunday School Class]

Description: Portrait of a Sunday School class. There are two women, one man, and five girls of different ages posing in front of double doors. They are dressed for church. The following is handwritten on the back: "June 9, 1946. Before Sunday School was organized. 1st meeting. Manuel J. Vela is Superintendent of Sunday School. Ola Perez to his left is secretary. Mrs. Maria Garza at right is treasurer." There is a stamp on the back from The Fox Co. of San Antonio.
Date: June 1946

[Sunday School Girls Helping in the Kitchen]

Description: Photograph of a group of young girls helping in the kitchen during a Sunday School meeting. All of the girls except for one are facing the camera and smiling. They are standing in a row behind a kitchen counter. Two of the girls are holding plates of food that they helped prepare. In the background behind the girls there are cupboards and shelves. All of the girls are wearing lightly-colored dresses, and have either short or pinned-up hair. On the back of the photograph there is handwriting that reads, "Harlingen B-13 Kitchen help at Sunday School Convention, Labor Camp. 5/28/50 (Women and girls of Harlingen Church".
Date: unknown

[Tap Dancing on Stage]

Description: Photograph of women on stage tap dancing. There is a line of women behind the tap dancers in longer dresses, and at least one man is visible in the back as well. In the bottom right corner, a bass player is visible.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Creator: Foster, William Hague

[Teacher and Students Outside of School House]

Description: Photograph of a teacher and four school children standing outside of a school building. The teacher, who is holding some of the childrens' projects, is standing close to the open door of the stone building. There is a boy and a girl walking in opposite directions behind her. Another girl is standing in front of the teacher, and another boy is leaning against the door frame of the entrance. There is a window on either side of the doorway, and a lamp above the door. Handwriting on the back of the photograph reads, "Mo-Ranch (underlined) 1950 Mo-10 Pioneers".
Date: unknown

[A Teacher at the V.C.S. Institute]

Description: Photograph of a teacher posing with a picture in front of her three students. The teacher is facing the camera and her students. She is standing in front of a small table, which has a book and a pen on it. Next to her, on the right side of the image there are four empty fold-up chairs and a large window, which is open. There is text on the bottom of the image that reads, "May 1953 Studer S.A. TEXAS" The handwriting on the back of the photograph reads, "V.C.S. Institute Houston 1953".
Date: May 1953

[Teacher Pointing to a Lesson on a Chalkboard]

Description: Photograph of a female teacher (identified as Luisa Rodriguez) standing next to a chalkboard. She is pointing to writing on the chalkboard with a piece of chalk. The writing reads, "Thought for the Day (underlined) 'Never forget this: A selfish heart desires Love for itself; A Christian heart delights to Love- without return'". There is a chair next to the teacher and a piano on the lefthand side of the image. There is handwriting on the back of the photograph that reads, "Mo-Ranch. 8/50 Mo-11 Miss Luisa Rodriguez, leader of Y.P. Class in 'Private Devotional Life.'".
Date: unknown