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["Power Line Leading From Boulder Dam To Los Angeles"]

Description: Postcard image of the "Power Line Leading From Boulder Dam To Los Angeles" as written in white text near bottom right corner of postcard. The image shows a highway with car approaching (right). The large metal structures that support the power line can be seen from right center to left center with desert land in foreground and mountains in left background. Black text on back of postcard reads: "For Correspondence Post Card Address [in black line rectangle] Postage 1 [cent]". A decorative black line with JCB (?) at bottom, separates message and address.
Date: 1925 - 1935
Item Type: Postcard

[Postcard image of "The Original Deadwood Coach"]

Description: Postcard image of "The Original Deadwood Coach" as written in black near top right of postcard. The color image shows a man holding a whip who is standing near the side door of a coach. There is another man with gun in his gloved hand sitting atop the coach to the right side of the postcard. Blue text on back of postcard reads: "Copyright By "Johnny" Baker, Golden, Colo. The Original Deadwood Coach Built at Concord, N. H. 1867. Sent to San Francisco by water where it was placed on a line infested with bandits, "baptized in fire and blood" so repeatedly on the plains, was finally abandoned. In organizing his Wild West show Col. Cody bought the old derelict, and on its time honored springs has carried more distinguished Americans and Royalty than any vehicle extant. C. T. American Art Colored [emblem] CT Chicago Postcard This Space For Address Only [in rectangle] Place One Cent Stamp Here." Written in pencil on back: "175 69 [line] 244".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

["Evangeline Oak St. Martinsville"]

Description: Postcard image of the "Evangeline Oak St. Martinsville, La. B-40" as written in white at bottom of postcard. The huge oak tree with moss hanging from the limbs has two benches in front of its trunk. Shrubs to right and left; trees in background. Road in foreground with sidewalk leading to tree and cement ledge on right. Black text on back: "Post Card All Rights Reserved - The L. L. Cook Co. Milwaukee Address Place Stamp Here".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

["Baptist Church, Richmond, Texas"]

Description: Postcard image of the "Baptist Church, Richmond, Texas" as written in black text near bottom right corner of postcard. Also written in blue ink on bottom "1939". The stucco church has vine covered exterior near north west side with large turret near northeast side just below arched doorway. Two story wooden white building in left background. The postcard has a silver border. Written on back in black text: "Clear View Post Card For Correspondence. MFD. By Wayne Paper Box & Prtg. Corp., Fort Wayne, Ind. Place Stamp Here".
Date: 1939
Item Type: Postcard

[Postcard image of "Pine Alley St. Martinville - LA.-"]

Description: Postcard image of "Pine Alley St. Martinville - LA.-" as written in black near bottom left corner of postcard. The image shows a dirt road at center with huge pine trees on left and right. Black text on back of postcard reads: "Post Card Correspondence Address AZO {written 4 times to form a square with a black square at each corner] Place Stamp Here".
Date: 1925 - 1935
Item Type: Postcard

["Evengeline Oak"]

Description: Postcard image of the "Evengeline Oak" as written in black at top of postcard. The oak is seen from across a body of water. There are lilies in the water in foreground. White wooden building in right background. Two and a half story wooden dark painted building near left center. Evengeline Oak near right center. White wooden building in right background. Black text on back: "Post Card All Rights Reserved - The L. L. Cook Co. Milwaukee Address Place Stamp Here".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Postcard image of a "Glimpse Of Mt. Evans At. 14,260 Ft. From Chicago Creek Road"]

Description: Postcard image of a "Glimpse Of Mt. Evans At. 14,260 Ft. From Chicago Creek Road" as written in white at bottom of postcard. Image shows a winding road that disappears from view amid tall trees and mountains. Mountains in background. Black text on back of postcard reads: "Post Card Correspondence Address D O P S [written in corners of a dotted line square] Place Stamp Here [written inside of square].
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[A tree in George Ranch yard covered with snow]

Description: Photograph of the George Ranch house yard covered with snow. The photo was taken from the driveway that leads to the house and garage. The garage is the white wooden building on far right of photo. A car is parked outside of the sliding door. Fence line on left; tree in foreground near fence; trees in distance. "11" written in pencil on back.
Date: 1940
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of the George Ranch house and yard]

Description: Photograph of the George Ranch house and yard. The ranch house is a white wooden, two story house. Both top and bottom porches of the house are screened and no shutters adorn the windows in this photo. A white picket fence encloses the house yard. Tall trees obscure the left portion of the house. The cistern house on the left side of the main house is painted white and has a weather vane at top. The garage is partially visible between the trees on far left. Wire fence extends from left corner of photo and around front of house. Written on back of photo in pencil: "1".
Date: 1940 - 1950
Item Type: Photograph

[Fence next to the snow covered George Ranch house and yard]

Description: Photograph of the George Ranch house and yard. The photo was taken near the front driveway (not seen) of the front pasture covered in snow (fence posts and wire in foreground). The two story white wooden ranch house is on the left side of the photograph with the ranch bars on the left. There are wagons and tractors parked outside of the barns. .001 has "9" written in pencil on back. .002 is an 8 x 10 enlargement of .001.
Date: 1940
Item Type: Photograph

[Snow covering the George Ranch house and yard]

Description: Photograph of the George Ranch house and yard with snow covering the pasture and grounds. The photograph was taken from the front pasture with the tree-lined driveway on the left. The white wooden two story house is in the center background with ranch barns on far right. Written in pencil on back of photo: "1".
Date: 1940 - 1950
Item Type: Photograph

[Snow covering the road beside the George Ranch house and yard]

Description: Photograph of the George Ranch house and yard with the grounds covered in snow. The photograph was taken from the left side of the tree lined front driveway. White fence posts are seen on the other side of driveway where they form the front pasture. The ranch house, near left center, is a white wooden two story house. The garage, at the end of the driveway can be seen are far left of photo (near the tree trunk in foreground). Ranch barns on left with tractors, and wagons outside of the barns. .002 image is an 8 x 10 enlargement of .001. It has an "F" written in blue ink on back. .002 has "10" written in pencil on back.
Date: 1940
Item Type: Photograph

[Fence next to the snow covered George Ranch house and yard]

Description: Photograph of the George Ranch house and yard. The photo was taken near the front driveway (not seen) of the front pasture covered in snow (fence posts and wire in foreground). The two story white wooden ranch house is on the left side of the photograph with the ranch bars on the left. There are wagons and tractors parked outside of the barns. .001 has "9" written in pencil on back. .002 is an 8 x 10 enlargement of .001.
Date: 1940
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Mamie Davis George sitting on a sofa]

Description: Photograph of Mamie Davis George sitting on a sofa having tea with an unidentified woman. The two are each holding a cup and saucer as they sit on a floral upholstered sofa. There is a vase with floral arrangement directly behind them. The women are both wearing eyeglasses and they are facing each other. Mamie is wearing a dark dress with a leaf brooch near her left collar. The other woman is wearing a plaid short sleeved dress with two dark colored buttons and a belt of the same color. Stamped on the back of the photo in black: "Robinson-". The photograph has scalloped edging.
Date: 1945 - 1965
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Mamie Davis George seated on a sofa with an unidentified woman]

Description: Photograph of Mamie Davis George seated on a sofa with an unidentified woman. George, who is seated to the left of the floral print sofa, is wearing wire rimmed glasses and has her graying hair pulled back into a bun at the nape of her neck. George is wearing a dark long sleeved dress with a leaf shaped brooch on the left side. The woman sitting on right is wearing a plaid print dress with two darker colored buttons below the v- necked collar and same colored belt at waist. She has graying hair and glasses. She is holding a cup in her right hand. There is a vase, seen between the two women, with floral arrangement on a table behind the sofa. There is a table with coffee/tea items on top of it. Back of photo is stamped "Robinson-". Photograph edges are intricately cut.
Date: 1945 - 1965
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Mamie Davis George and an unidentified woman sitting on a floral sofa]

Description: Photograph of Mamie Davis George and an unidentified woman sitting on a floral sofa. The two women are facing each other and smiling. George is wearing a dark, long-sleeved dress with a leaf designed brooch pinned on her left shoulder. The woman sitting next to Mrs. George is wearing a plaid print dress with two dark buttons just below the v- neckline and a belt at her waist of matching color. She has graying hair. There is a vase and floral arrangement on the table behind the woman. Back of photograph has black stamp: "ROBINSON-".
Date: 1945 - 1965
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Mamie Davis George]

Description: Photograph of Mamie Davis George. Mamie is seated on a floral upholstered sofa. There is a wooden coffee table in front of her and she has her right hand on the handle of a cup. There is a vase with floral arrangement partially visible in far left background. Mamie, who wears eyeglasses, is wearing a dark colored long-sleeved dress with a leaf brooch just below her left collar. She has her graying hair parted on the side and pulled back into a bun. Stamped on back of photograph in black: "Robinson-". The photograph has scalloped edging.
Date: 1945 - 1965
Item Type: Photograph

[Three men next to a large amount of hunted ducks]

Description: Photograph of two men sitting on a porch and one man standing around a string of hunted ducks, with more ducks lying on the ground under the string. The ducks are strung from the right on the porch and extend off the left of the photo. The man on the left is wearing dark trousers, shirt and hat with white suspenders. The men sitting down are wearing light colored pants. The one on the left is wearing a light colored shirt and hat while the one on the right is wearing a light colored shirt and a dark vest and hat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[A.P. George and friend standing beside two hunted deer]

Description: Photograph of A.P. George and friend standing beside two hunted deer that are suspended between the men with their heads tied to a slat of wood. The man on the right is holding in his right hand the left front hoof of the deer on the left. To the left and behind A.P. George is a white wooden building. On the right is a tree providing shade for the right half of the picture.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of southwest view of Camp George]

Description: Photograph of southwest view of Camp George. It is a dark, one story building with a chimney on the west side, and two more on other sides of the house and six windows on the west side and a screened front porch on the south side. Fourteen vehicles are parked around the house with three men visible in center right of photograph. A large tree is in the left of the photo with more trees behind the Camp in center, right of photo. On bottom of photo, handwritten: "Camp George. View from southwest."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph