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[Albert Peyton George showing a horse at his ranch]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George showing a horse at his ranch. George is wearing light colored slacks, long-sleeved shirt and felt hat. Small unpainted wooden building can be seen in the background between George and his horse. Large oak tree to right of George. Picket fence beyond building and wooden fence on far left. Pasture in background. Moss draped trees in left background. Back of photograph in blue ink: 12 [double underlined].
Date: 1925 - 1940
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George sitting and reading a newspaper]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George sitting and reading a newspaper. He is wearing a dark three piece suit, a spotted tie, and a light colored pin-stripe shirt. He has his wire rimmed glasses on and his hair is parted slightly on his left side. His right hand is holding the paper, while his left hand is in his pant pocket. The photo has scalloped edges and is mounted on an ivory, cardboard substrate. On the matte just below the photo on the bottom, right corner, photographer's mark: "Robinson" Enclosed in an ivory, cardboard folder.
Date: 1945 - 1955
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George sitting and reading a newspaper]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George sitting and reading a newspaper. He is wearing a dark three piece suit, a spotted tie, and a light colored pin-stripe shirt. He has his wire rimmed glasses on and his hair is parted slightly on his left side. His right hand is holding the paper, while his left hand is in his pant pocket. The photo has scalloped edges and is mounted on an ivory, cardboard substrate. On the matte just below the photo on the bottom, right corner, photographer's mark: "Robinson" Enclosed in an ivory, cardboard folder.
Date: 1945 - 1955
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George sitting in a crowd of men]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George sitting in a crowd of men. George is in the front row third man from left. He is wearing a dark suit, striped shirt, and dark tie. He is wearing glasses and a light colored felt cowboy hat. A man is reaching across George to shake hands with the gentleman seated to the right of George. The crowd may possibly be attending the Houston Livestock Show. Metal railing in foreground.
Date: 1945 - 1955
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George smoking a cigar astride a small mule]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George astride a small mule. He is wearing a striped suit, white shirt, tie, and golf cap. He has a cigar in his mouth. There is an umbrella across the saddle in front of him. Trees in background. The photograph is mounted on a tan cardboard substrate. Back of photograph in black ink: "Albert George." The photograph may be taken in Hot Springs, Arkansas because of the similarities in surroundings to photograph 2000.022.003. Image dimensions are: 11.4 cm x 17.9 cm.
Date: 1895
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George standing next to a man holding the halter of a steer]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George standing next to a man who is holding the halter of a steer. They are in a covered arena, probably at the Houston Fat Stock Show and Livestock Exposition. George is wearing a coat, three-piece suit, print tie, white shirt, and felt cowboy hat. He has his gloved hands in the pockets of his coat. On right in background is hay, a feedbox, and buckets. Partial view of an automobile in left background.
Date: 1940 - 1950
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George walking down the ranch house main driveway]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George walking down the ranch house main driveway. George is wearing light colored pants, white shirt, and striped tie. He has eyeglasses and graying hair. The fence line along the driveway has white painted posts. White wooden entryway at end of driveway in background. Trees line both sides of the driveway. White guide wire cover that extends to the utility pole in bushes is just to eh left of George. Photograph has a white/blank are on right. Back of photograph in blue ink: " June 1945" and stamped in black "941".
Date: June 1945
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George wearing a brown suit]

Description: Color tinted portrait of Albert Peyton George. In the portrait, George is wearing a brown suit, white striped shirt, and red tie with white polka dots. George is wearing brown round rimmed eyeglasses and has graying hair. Multicolor background. Bottom right corner of photograph in black print: "Robinson". Top center of photograph in black print: "KODAK - SAFETY 580 (?)".
Date: 1950 - 1955
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George wearing a dark colored three piece suit, white shirt, and print tie]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George. In the studio portrait which ends just below the shoulders, Mr. George is wearing a dark colored three piece suit, white shirt, and print tie. He has a Masonic pin on his left lapel. Mr. George has his dark hair parted on the left side. Written on the back of the photograph in pencil: "Mrs. A. P. George Richmond Tex blue dk brown greying.".
Date: 1910 - 1930
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George wearing a dark suit, white shirt, bow tie, and derby hat]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George. George is wearing a dark suit, white shirt, white bow tie, and derby hat. George has a cigar in his right hand. There is a buggy hitched to two horses in left background and a gray horse tied to a white picket fence in right background. Trees in distance. The photograph is printed into a round frame and mounted on a cardboard substrate. There is a black thick line around the perimeter of the cardboard and edges of cardboard are trimmed in gold. Back of photograph has floral vining printed in brown. In center of photo: "Manufacturers of the Kodak Camera Eastman Kodak co. 115 Oxford St. London. Rochester N. Y."
Date: 1890 - 1895
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George, wearing a dark three piece suit and a spotted print tie]

Description: Bust photograph of Albert Peyton George. He is wearing a dark three piece suit, spotted print tie, and a light colored pin-stripe shirt. He is wearing wire rimmed glasses and his gray hair is slightly parted on his left side. The picture has scalloped edges and is mounted on an ivory, cardboard matte. On the matte, under the lower, right corner of the picture, photographer's mark: "Robinson". Photograph enclosed in an ivory cardboard folder.
Date: 1945 - 1955
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George wearing a light colored suit, and leaning over]

Description: Studio proof of Albert Peyton George. In this portrait of George that ends just below the waist, he is wearing a seersucker pin stripe suit, white shirt, and dark tie that has light colored polka-dots. George has round glasses and his gray hair is parted on the side. He has his right hand on his right hip and his left elbow is resting on his left knee. Stamped on the front of the photograph in black: "ROBINSON PROOF Must be returned or will be charged for finished picture." Top center (left) is a rusted outline of a paper clip (?).
Date: 1945 - 1950
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George wearing a military style jacket and short pants]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George. In the photograph, George is wearing a military style jacket and short pants. There is a watch chain across his jacket front. A white collar is visible above the top of his jacket. George has a tablet and pencil in his left jacket pocket. George is holding a book under his right arm. His left leg is across his right. He is leaning on a table that is to his left. On the table is a book and a hat. The photograph is mounted on a cardboard substrate. Written on the back of the portrait in pencil: "Albert Peyton George". Also in black print: "D. H. Swartz, Photographer, Columbus, Texas. Copying and Enlarging a Specialty. Dealer in Frames, Albums, Etc. Duplicates can be had cheap. Order soon." To the left of the photographer information is a drawing of a man sitting under a tree and fishing in a body of water, boats in water, buildings in background.
Date: 1884 - 1885
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George wearing a three piece plaid suit and holding a hat]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George. George, who is wearing a three piece plaid (thin) suit (top button is buttoned). He is holding his hat in his left hand. His right hand is in an urn that is resting on top of a pillar to George's right. There are vines in front of and draped over the pillar. George has his right leg over his left leg. The photograph is mounted on a cardboard substrate. In black print at bottom of cardboard: "Rose & Schmedling, Galveston."
Date: 1886 - 1888
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George wearing a white shirt and a dark spotted tie]

Description: Studio proof of Albert Peyton George. In the bust portrait of George, he is wearing a white shirt, dark tie with light polka-dots, and he has a pen in his left shirt pocket. George, who wears round rimmed glasses, has his gray hair parted on the side. Stamped in black near bottom left of photo: "ROBINSON PROOF Must be returned or will be charged for as finished picture." Back of photograph has random brown marks.
Date: 1945 - 1950
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George with a group of men after hunting deer and turkey]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George (far right) with a group of men. The men, who are displaying their hunting trophies of deer and turkey, are posed in front of two automobiles. Rock and cement structure to the right and trees in the background. On back of photograph in pencil: Far Right - Albert George". A black pattern surrounds the perimeter of the image. Stamped on back of photo in blue: "1 736" and in black ( only partially legible) "Guaranteed for Life This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture [outline of a fox] made by Fox Company, San Antonio, Texas Trade Mark Protected".
Date: 1935 - 1937
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George with a group of men after hunting deer and turkey]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George (fourth from left) with a group of men. The men, who are displaying their hunting trophies of deer and turkey, are posed in front of two automobiles. Rock and cement structure to the right and trees in the background. A black pattern surrounds the perimeter of the image. Stamped on back of photo in blue: "1 736" and in black ( only partially legible) "Guaranteed for Life This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture [outline of a fox] made by Fox Company, San Antonio, Texas Trade Mark Protected".
Date: 1935 - 1937
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George with an unidentified gentleman]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George with an unidentified gentleman, who may possibly be William Kinchen Davis or J.H.P. Davis. George, who is standing on the right with his hands behind his back, is wearing a three piece suit, white shirt, tie, and felt hat. Partial view of Model T cars in background. There is a number "76" in bottom left corner of photo. Trees in right background. Back of photograph in pencil: "Feby [sic] 21st - 1915." and vertically "61".
Date: February 21, 1915
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George with his trophy prong-horn antelope from a hunt]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George with his trophy Prong-horn Antelope from a hunt on the Adobe Ranch. Mr. George is holding the horn of the antelope in his right hand. Mr. George is wearing pants, shirt, sweater, tie, jacket, and a cap. Typewritten in black on back of photograph: "To Albert George our hats we doff: He downed this buck from a fur piece off! Adobe Ranch, Oct. 12/44" . Also written in pencil: "22 6". The photograph has scalloped edging.
Date: October 12, 1944
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George with ranch cowboys taking a break]

Description: Colored photograph of Albert Peyton George with ranch cowboys taking a break at the chuck wagon. The photograph was taken on George Ranch pasture land. George is seated on a wooden structure near the chuck wagon and is wearing a light colored jacket, pants and hat. The cook is an African-American man who is wearing an apron and standing closest to the wagon. Cowboy on far right is sitting on a pile of wood. Two cowboys are standing behind and to the left of A.P. George. Large herd of cattle in background.
Date: 1945 - 1950
Item Type: Photograph

[Albert Peyton George with ranch cowboys taking a break at the chuck wagon]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George with ranch cowboys taking a break at the chuck wagon. The photograph was taken on George Ranch pasture land. George is seated on a wooden structure near the chuck wagon. He is talking to two cowboys that are standing near him. The cook is an African-American man who is wearing an apron and standing closest to the wagon. Cowboy in center is sitting on a pile of wood. Two cowboys to left are sitting on the ground and they are leaning against their saddles. Two saddled horses on right; harnessed mules on left; windmill in right background; large herd of cattle in background. Bottom of photograph printed in black: The Harper Leiper Company Photographers" and on the back of the photograph in blue :"KE-1293 The Harper Leiper Company 1009 Isabella at Main (Professional Photographers Guide of Houston emblem in center) Houston Texas Photographers Refer to Neg. No. 5734 [and circled in blue ink] 10"
Date: 1945 - 1950
Item Type: Photograph