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[Advertisement for milk crackers]

Description: Advertisement for milk crackers from Dozier, Weyl & Co. in St. Louis. Page has a color drawing of a cow.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dozier, Weyl & Co.
Item Type: Text

[Allerlei]

Description: Clipping containing small items of news including the following: 100 women from France are going to Mexico for silk growing, a French merchant locked up a thief with a vicious dog who killed him, and Ben Thompson has no shortage of refreshments and melons but welcomes visitors in jail. Reverse is a fragment of a clipping regarding trains.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping

[Be Careful What You Say.]

Description: Clipping with a poem advising against speaking ill of others. Fragment of a drawing and article on the reverse side.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Poem

[Beaumier Iron Works]

Description: Photograph of the back of the Beaumier Iron Works. The building is next to the railroad tracks, and there is a pile of rocks in front. There is a man bending over working in front of the building.
Date: unknown
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[Bill for Mrs. Schneider]

Description: Bill for Mrs. Schneider for flour, potatoes and biscuits, also listing other expenses for her, including transportation. Signed L. Huth.
Date: unknown
Creator: Huth, Louis
Item Type: Text

[Booklet of Verse]

Description: Booklet of verse containing poems in French and German. Titles include: "Manners, a poem", "The Little Man Who's Piss'd", "I am a woman by nature", "Weep with me oh you nightly still rhymes" (signed by R.L.), "A heart that is suffering torment", "Love note", "Having once young man chosen the friends of your beloved", "What are you missing, oh my heart", and a poem from an unknown woman addressed to Wilhelm.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Pamphlet

[Boy in Open Field]

Description: Photograph of a boy standing in an open field. He is standing far from the camera, and the grass is grown up to his shoulders. In the background, there are trees.
Date: unknown
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[Brenham Compress, Oil, and Manufacturing Company]

Description: Photograph of the Brenham Compress, Oil, and Manufacturing Co. building. The building has a large sign on top and a smoke stack. There are railroad tracks in front, and a man is walking down the tracks.
Date: unknown
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[C. Knipstein Company, Incorporated]

Description: Photograph of a farming business identified as C. Knipstein Company, Incorporated. Several mules and wagons filled with cotton are in front of a metal building. The building has signs on the visible sides that say "C. Knipstein, Co. Inc." In the foreground, there is a dirt road with a car parked beside it.
Date: unknown
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[Car - Train Collision]

Description: Photograph of a car-train collision. To the left, one car is parked on a set of train tracks; a man is sitting in it. To the right, there is a road running across a section of tracks. A group of men are sitting on the tracks to the right of the road.
Date: unknown
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[Curing Cancer with Red-Clover Tea]

Description: Clipping regarding the use of red-clover tea to cure cancer. Advertisements on the reverse side for Wm. W. Gamble, Bookseller and Stationer, and Gamble's News Depot, San Antonio, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping