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[Photograph of a Man and Woman Standing on a Crane]

Description: Photograph of a man and woman standing on a crane. The crane is situated in a quarry and has wires coming off the top of it. The Fox Company's stamp is on the back of the photograph and says "Guaranteed for Life, Sep 1929, This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Made By Fox Co., San Antonio, Texas, Copyrighted 1927 by Carl D. Newton."
Date: September 1929

[Photograph of a Man at a Granite Quarry]

Description: Photograph of a man standing next to a crane at a granite quarry. He is wearing a tie and hat. There is a name written on the back of the picture that appears to say Arm. M. Voigt. The back is dated July 5, 1928, and the following is stamped on the back: "Guaranteed for Life This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Made By Fox Co., San Antonio, Texas, Copyrighted 1927 by Carl D. Newton."
Date: July 5, 1928

[Photograph of a Man Holding a Baby]

Description: Photograph of a man holding a baby. The baby is wearing a plain dress and is looking away from the camera. The man is wearing a button-up shirt and slacks. This is a negative.
Date: 1928

[Photograph of a Man Leaning on a Rock]

Description: Photograph of a man leaning against a rock. The man is wearing a hat, a long-sleeved, white shirt, a tie, and pants. To the right of him is a shadow of another person. In the background to the man's left are trees. On the back are the words "[Lamo] Kaderli." The Fox Company's stamp is on the back of the photograph and says "Guaranteed for Life, This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Made By Fox Co., San Antonio, Texas, Copyrighted 1927 by Carl D. Newton."
Date: July 5, 1928

[Photograph of a Man on a Hillside]

Description: Photograph of a man standing on a hillside with his hands on his hips. The hillside is made up of boulders and dead plants. The Fox Company's stamp is on the back of the photograph and says "Guaranteed for Life, Sep 1929, This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Made By Fox Co., San Antonio, Texas, Copyrighted 1927 by Carl D. Newton."
Date: September 1929

[Photograph of a Man on a Mule]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified man sitting on a mule. He is holding the mule's reigns and his hat. This is a negative.
Date: 1928

[Photograph of a Man on a Windmill]

Description: Photograph of a man on a windmill. The windmill is missing its blades and it appears the man has a harness on. Below the windmill is a stone house and wooden tank. This is a negative.
Date: 1928

[Photograph of a Man Standing on Balanced Rock]

Description: Negative of a man standing on Balanced Rock, a landmark on Bear Mountain. Balanced Rock is a large boulder with a smaller base than top. It is situated on a sloping incline. The man is standing near the right edge of the rock and is wearing a long-sleeved, white shirt and dark pants.
Date: July 1929

[Photograph of a Man Standing on Balanced Rock]

Description: Photograph of a man standing on Balanced Rock, a landmark on Bear Mountain. Balanced Rock is a large boulder with a smaller base than top. It is situated on a sloping incline. The man is standing near the right edge of the rock and is wearing a long-sleeved, white shirt and dark pants. The Fox Company's stamp is on the back of the photograph and says "Guaranteed for Life, July 1929, This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Made By Fox Co., San Antonio, Texas, Copyrighted 1927 by Carl D. Newton.".
Date: July 1929

[Photograph of a Man Standing Outside]

Description: Photograph of a man standing outside. He is wearing a newsboy cap, dark-colored jacket over a matching vest and pants. Behind him is a wooden house and a tree is to the side of the building. This is a negative.
Date: 1928

[Photograph of a Primates at the Zoo]

Description: Photograph of three primates at an enclosure in the zoo. The enclosure is made of stones that form steps and has a couple of caves. This is a negative.
Date: 1928

[Photograph of a Woman by an Automobile]

Description: Photograph of a woman standing by an automobile. She is wearing a knee-length dress and the countryside in the background is covered in trees and shrubs.
Date: 1928

[Photograph of a Woman in a Veil]

Description: Photograph of a woman in a veil. She is wearing a knee-length dress, a beaded veil, and appears to be holding a necklace in her hand. This is a negative.
Date: 1928

[Photograph of a Woman Outside]

Description: Photograph of a woman outside. The woman is wearing a dark-colored dress with light trimmings and dress shoes. In the background are trees and a small hill. This is a negative.
Date: 1928

[Photograph of Ana Jentsch]

Description: Photograph of Ana Jentsch standing outside of an unidentified building. She is wearing a dress with plaid accents on the collar, waist, pockets, and sleeves. Her name is written on the back, and it is dated 1920.
Date: 1920

[Photograph of Emil Jentsch]

Description: Photograph of Emil Jentsch standing outside, wearing a dark striped suit. He is standing in front of a tree and an unidentified building. His name and the date, 1920, are written on the back.
Date: 1920