George Ranch Historical Park - 40 Matching Results

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[Albert Lee Linke and Glen Roy Linke standing in front of their home]

Description: Photograph (copy) of two boys. Written on back of photo in pencil: "L to R Albert Lee Linke, Glen Roy Linke at their home in Bleiblerville circa 1940s". In this full length outdoor photograph, Albert is wearing light colored striped pants, dark belt, and light colored short sleeved shirt. Glen is wearing long overalls with white short sleeved shirt underneath. There is a wire and wooden post fence with gate (latched with a chain to the left) in the background; branches of shrub on far left. There is partial view of an unpainted wooden house in the distance.
Date: [1943..1945]

[Bernice Elfreda Linke and Robert Witteneben]

Description: Photograph (copy) of a young couple. Written on back of photograph in pencil: "Bernice Elfreda Linke Robert Witteneben (cousin of Bernice) circa 1945 after (war) side of Linke House". In this full length outdoor photograph, Bernice is wearing a light colored skirt with layer skirting from waist to hips (dark colored hem), dark blouse with round neckline and white pearls. Robert is wearing dark pants, matching belt, white long sleeved shirt, and dark print tie. There is an oleander bush on left; chickens in background; wooden coops, fence, trees in distance.
Date: [1943..1946]

[Bernice Linke and Albert Lee Linke]

Description: Photograph of a young woman and a boy. Written on back of photo in pencil: "Bernice Linke Albert Lee Linke (younger cousin) (1943) In front of house on FM 762". In this full length outdoor photograph, Bernice is wearing a cap sleeve print dress with belted waist. She has her hand on the back of Albert. Albert is wearing long pants, suspenders, and short sleeved button up shirt (comb (?) in pocket). Foliage in background surrounds a brick and wooden support post of a porch; wooden structure on ground at left.
Date: 1943

[Bernice Linke standing outside of a house]

Description: Photograph (copy) of a young woman. Written on back of photograph in pencil: "Bernice Linke 1943 During War - at a Barbecue in Needville at Charlie Witteneben". Bernice is wearing a light colored short sleeved print dress that has ruffles at sleeves and on the skirt. She is wearing a hat and dark shoes. She is standing outdoors near the corner of a white wooden house. There are shrubs to the right and left and trees in the background.
Date: 1943

[A black and white cow near a small white building]

Description: On back: "'Errol Flynn' (named by Helen Jane Farmer) near Observation Post on George Ranch - spring, 1943." A black and white head of cattle is eating grass. There is a small white building on left side of photo with a barbed wire fence running along the horizon of the photo.
Date: 1943

[A boy and a toddler sitting on a table]

Description: Photograph (copy) of a boy and a toddler. Written on back of photograph in pencil: "L to R Glen Roy Linke, Albert Lee Linke (cousins of Bernice) (did Not live on the Ranch)". Glen, who is wearing a overall short set, white shoes, and white socks, is sitting on the top of a wooden table. Albert, who is wearing long pants (cuffed at the hem), suspenders, and short sleeved button up shirt, is standing next to the table. He has his right hand on the table top.
Date: [1943..1945]

[Helen Jane Farmer and Mary Jones Prowell fishing]

Description: On back: "Helen Jane Farmer & Mary Jones Prowell perch - fishing in tank south of George home, spring, 1943." Both young women are sitting on the rail that lines the dock. Mary Jones Prowell, on right, has her hat off and hanging around her neck, while Helen Jane Farmer is wearing her hat.
Date: 1943

[Helen Jane Farmer, Elizabeth Williams, and Mary Jones Prowell at George Ranch house]

Description: On back: "Helen Jane Farmer Elizabeth Williams Mary Jones Prowell at George Ranch house, late spring, 1943". These three young women are standing behind a white gate. Helen Jane Farmer, on left, and Mary Jones Prowell, on right, are standing on the bottom of the gate, thus appearing taller than Elizabeth Williams in middle. A tree is in the left, center of the photo.
Date: 1943

[Helen Jane Farmer, Virginia Davis Scarborough, and Mary Jones Prowell with fish]

Description: On back: "Helen Jane Farmer, Virginia Davis Scarborough, Mary Jones Prowell - perch fishing in tank at George Ranch - spring, 1943 - picture was taken in lane going to house from 762." The three young women are kneeling in grass, each holding a portion of a string of perch. A fence lines either side of the image in the distance.
Date: 1943

[Mary Jones on the front steps of the Pi Beta Phi Sorority House]

Description: On back: "Mary Jones on the front steps of the Pi Beta Phi Sorority House - 2300 San Antonio Street - Austin, Texas. (Circa early 1940's) Photograph from her former roommate Ruth Hill Skelley". Mary Jones is leaning on her left side against a bricked column with her hands by her side. She is wearing dark shoes and socks, a dark skirt that falls slightly below her knees, and a dark sweater over a white collared shirt.
Date: 1943

[Mary Jones on the front steps of the Pi Beta Phi Sorority House]

Description: On back: "Mary Jones on the front steps of the Pi Beta Phi Sorority House - 2300 San Antonio Street - Austin, Texas (Circa early 1940's) Photograph from her former room- Ruth Hill Skelley." Mary Jones is standing on the third step and leaning on her left side against a bricked column with both of her hands by her side. She is wearing dark shoes and socks, a dark skirt that falls just below her knees, and a dark sweater over a white collared shirt.
Date: 1943

[Mary Jones Prowell and Virginia Davis Scarborough in the yard of the George home]

Description: On back: "Mary Jones Prowell & Virginia Davis Scarborough in yard at A.P. & Mamie George home, spring, 1943." These two young women are sitting a yard with a white picket fence extending from distant left side of photo to center right. Mary Jones Prowell, on left, has her hands in her lap while Virginia Davis Scarborough is leanign on her right hand. Trees line the background.
Date: 1943

[Mary Jones Prowell, Helen Jane Farmer, and Rhydonia Stevenson Jones at Observation Post]

Description: On back: "Mary Jones Prowell Helen Jane Farmer Rhydonia Stevenson Jones at Observation Post for aircraft spotters during WWII on George Ranch property - 1943 - late spring O.P. - located on right side of road (762), by Henry Kopycinski house, going from Crabb to George house. Quonset huts are in that area at present time (1992). Mary was expecting her first child in August." Mary Jones Prowell and Helen Jane Farmer are standing on the top step leading to the entrance of the building. Rhydonia Stevenson Jones is standing in the entrance of the building on the right.
Date: 1943

[Mary Jones Prowell on outdoor stairs]

Description: On back: "Mary Jones Prowell on stile going from 762 to Observation Post - Mary drove about 1 mile from the George Ranch house to the O.P. Late spring, 1943. Car was parked on 762 - and stile was the way across the fence - to reach O.P." Mary Jones Prowell is wearing a checked print dress and looking towards the right.
Date: 1943

[Mary Jones Prowell, Virginia Davis Scarborough, Elizabeth Williams, and Helen Jane Farmer]

Description: On back: "Mary Jones Prowell, Virginia Davis Scarborough, Elizabeth Williams, Helen Jane Farmer in front of cactus garden, George Ranch, late spring, 1943." Three of the young women are standing while Helen Jane Farmer is sitting in front of them in the middle. Elizabeth Williams, on the right, is holding a handbag under her left arm. Trees line the background.
Date: 1943

[Mary Jones, Wyatt Myers, Dorothy Myers, and Mary Ann Myers playing in a yard]

Description: On back: "Mary Jones, Wyatt Myers, Dorothy Myers, Mary Ann Myers". Mary Jones is standing behind a pull wagon with Wyatt Myers in the wagon. Dorothy Myers is facing the wagon and looking at something she is holding in her hands. Mary Ann Myers is facing right. A tree is in center, right of photo, with a white picket fence lining the background of the photo.
Date: 1943

[Members of the Linke and Eben families making sausage]

Description: Photograph of three women and two men making sausage. The group (members of the Linke and Eben family) is showing off the sausages that they finished making. They are standing next to a table with wooden top and sawhorse legs. There are stacks of sausage on top of the table on left, a can with text reading "Maxwell House Coffee" near center right; large porcelain bowl, and sausage stuffer machine on left. There is a white wooden building (with opened door) in background (horseshoe near lean addition). Trees in distance.
Date: 1943 - 1948

[Members of the Linke and Eben families making sausage]

Description: Photograph (copy) of four women and one man making sausage. The men and women are members of the Linke or Eben families. The two women on left are mixing and seasoning the meat that is piled high on a wooden table with sawhorse legs. The man is turning the handle of the sausage stuffer as the woman on far right puts the meat into the stuffing machine. The woman in foreground is "turning" the finished sausage as it comes out of the stuffer. Partial view of an automobile on far left; white wooden building in background with open door to far right.
Date: 1943 - 1948

[Mr. And Mrs. Linke standing in front of shrubs and tall grass]

Description: Photograph (copy) of a man and a woman. The couple has been identified as Mr. And Mrs. Linke. In this full-length outdoor photograph, Mrs. Linke is wearing a short sleeved print dress with pearls around her rounded collar. Mr. Linke is wearing a light colored suit, white shirt, and light colored tie. There is a shrub with flowers in left background and tall grass in right background. Written in pencil on back of photo: "Mr. [&] Mrs. Linke Hilda [&] Leo Linke circa: 1943 - 1944".
Date: [1943..1944]