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[Group of men at Camp George]

Description: Photograph of a group of men at Camp George. Notation on front of photograph "Feb 22 1910 Camp George". Majority of the group is sitting on the ground in background. In the foreground one man is standing on left and he is holding a bottled beverage; the other man is standing in a wheelbarrow while he is holding a bottled beverage up near his shoulder (his right hand is up near his shoulder also, with palms flat. There is a barbed wire fence behind the group. Two horses are tied to a tree in right background. Pasture and trees in background. The photograph is mounted on a cardboard substrate.
Date: February 22, 1910
Item Type: Photograph

[A large group of automobiles parked in front of Camp George]

Description: Photograph of Camp George. The wooden cabin with screened porch is surrounded by a large number of automobiles. There is a large water puddle in foreground. Trees in background. Notation on back of photograph reads: "Feby [sic] 21st - 1915" and "61" written vertically.
Date: February 21, 1915
Item Type: Photograph

[A man on horseback watching over a flock of sheep at George Ranch house]

Description: Photograph of the George Ranch house taken before December 21, 1924. The George Ranch house is a two story white wooden house with a cistern house on the left of the house. The house is enclosed by a white picket fence. In left foreground, there is a man (possibly identified as Wiley Jones) on horseback watching over a flock of sheep. The man, who has a long gray beard, is wearing dark pants, jacket, and a hat. On the George Ranch house, note that both porches are open, both story windows are shuttered, and foul pens are at southeast approach of house. The cistern house is unpainted in this photograph, and has a weather vane at the top of it. There is no driveway leading to the front of the house. Photograph .001 is mounted on black cardboard substrate. Dimensions below are of the image itself. Dimensions of .001 on substrate are approximately: 25.4 cm x 20.3 cm.
Date: 1911 - 1924
Item Type: Photograph

[Man on horseback watching over a flock of sheep at George Ranch house]

Description: Photograph of the George Ranch house taken before December 21, 1924. The George Ranch house is a two story white wooden house with a cistern house on the left of the house. The house is enclosed by a white picket fence. In left foreground, there is a man on horseback watching over a flock of sheep. The man, who has a long gray beard, is wearing dark pants, jacket, and a hat. On the George Ranch house, note that both porches are open, both story windows are shuttered, and foul pens are at southeast approach of house. The cistern house is unpainted in this photograph, and has a weather vane at the top of it. There is no driveway leading to the front of the house. Photograph .001 is mounted on black cardboard substrate. Dimensions below are of the image itself. Dimensions of .001 on substrate are approximately: 25.4 cm x 20.3 cm.
Date: 1911 - 1924
Item Type: Photograph

[A man standing on a cliff overlooking a city]

Description: Outdoor photograph titled "At Deadwood, S. D. Aug. 1919" of a man standing on a cliff overlooking a city. The man is wearing a dark suit, white shirt, dark tie, and a hat. Written on back in pencil: "5".
Date: August 1919
Item Type: Photograph

[A man working at a desk]

Description: Photograph titled "Beatrice, Nebr. Jan. 1919" as written below the image. The photograph shows a man seated behind a desk. The man, who is wearing a dark vest, white shirt, and a dark tie, is holding an ink pen in his right hand. There are several bottles of ink, stacks of papers, rolls of paper, and stamps and stamp pads on the desk top. There is a light fixture at top and drapes (pulled back) in the background. Written on back in pencil: "41".
Date: January 1919
Item Type: Photograph

[Nine men and a little girl gathered around an automobile]

Description: Postcard image of nine men and a little girl on and around an automobile. The little girl is standing on the left fender of the automobile. Thomas Walter Davis is standing in the center of the photograph just beyond the image of the steering wheel. He is wearing a white shirt and a light colored square crowned felt hat. He is holding a cigarette in his left hand (visible below steering column of vehicle). To the right of the photograph is a sign reading: "J. T. DYER". On back of postcard is the Post Card mail information.
Date: 1915 - 1922
Item Type: Postcard

[Nine men standing around and sitting in a Marion "Bob Cab" automobile]

Description: Photograph identical to 2000.014.002 There are nine men in the photograph standing around and sitting in a car that belonged to Dr. Chas. Castelaw and was a Marion 'Bob Cab'. Behind the car, to the right, is a J.T. Dyer sign. A small, brown haired girl, identified by writing on the substrate surrounding the picture as Martha Virginia Hinson (Ansel), is standing on the left fender of the car. From left to right, the men are identified as Bill Jones, Cap. Rich (Marshall Howard Rich) Chas. Crawford, Dr. Chas Castelaw, Walter Jones, "Bud" Davis, Earnest Farmer, Albert P. George Martha Virginia Huison (Ansel) and Joe Jones. Photo enclosed in an ivory, twofold substrate with identification markings (used in this description) on left side. On bottom, right corner of matte under photo, photographer's mark: "Boek Studio VICTORIA, TEXAS"
Date: October 5, 1910
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of four men]

Description: Photograph of four men "horse playing" for the camera outdoors near the cabin at Camp George. Notation written vertically near bottom left corner of photograph reads: "Feb - 22 1910 Camp George". Two of the men are holding on to a third man (wearing denim pants) who is holding a bottled beverage in front of him. Camp George Cabin is to the left of the photograph. Trees in background. Photograph is mounted on a cardboard substrate.
Date: February 22, 1910
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Mr. And Mrs. J.H.P. Davis]

Description: Photograph of Mr. And Mrs. J.H.P. Davis. Mr. Davis, who has gray hair, is wearing dark slacks and dark vest with white long sleeved shirt. He is holding his dark, felt hat in his right hand. Mrs. Davis is wearing a light colored dress that is shirred from shoulders to waist and buttons from the collar to just below the waistline. Her gray hair is pulled back into a bun. The couple is standing on their front porch. White wooden building in background. The photograph is bordered by a black pattern.
Date: 1912 - 1927
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Mr. And Mrs. J.H.P. Davis]

Description: Photograph of Mr. And Mrs. J.H.P. Davis. The photograph was taken outdoors. Mr. Davis is seated in a wooden chair and is wearing a dark three piece suit, white shirt, and dark bow tie. He is wearing a white hat with dark band. His hands are resting on his thighs. Mrs. Davis, who has her graying hair pulled loosely back into a bun, is wearing a white blouse with ruffles at collar and ends of her long sleeves and a floor length full dark skirt. Her hands are together are her waist. Back of photograph in pencil: "Mr. & Mrs. JHP Davis".
Date: 1910
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of R. G. Brhman]

Description: Photograph of R. G. Brhman. In this studio portrait, Brhman is wearing a dark suit, white shirt, and white tie. The suit coat's top button is buttoned with the chain of his pocket watch visible near the pants waist. He has his dark hair parted near middle left. The photograph is secured in a textured brown folder. The folder has an ornate engraved oval on front cover, top left. When opened the folder encloses the photograph in a rectangular matte that has a line textured pattern followed by a stripe pattern around the perimeter of the photo. Written in black ink near bottom right corner of matte: "Sincerely, R. G. Brhman, 5-16-'18". Image dimensions are approximately: 14.5 x 9.
Date: May 16, 1918
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of seven men standing in a row]

Description: Photograph of seven men standing in a row in front of the rear of two automobiles in a field. They are all wearing dark suits and ark hats. There is an automobile in the distance on the right and two near the men on the left. Dense trees line the background. On back, handwritten: "Feby 21st 1915".
Date: February 21, 1915
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of T. W. Davis sitting on the steps]

Description: Photograph of T. W. Davis sitting on the steps leading to the front porch of a house. Davis is wearing a dark suit and tie with a white shirt and light colored felt hat. Balustrade of porch to left Three hanging baskets are hanging from porch ceiling. A wooden rocker to the right of photo. Sidewalk in foreground. Back of photograph in pencil: "123".
Date: 1910 - 1918
Item Type: Photograph

[Pin with a star at top reads: "EL PASO"]

Description: Pin with a star at top and "EL PASO" lettered on left side and "MAR 18020 1913" lettered on right side. Underneath on banner: "37TH ANNUAL CONVENTION". On a rectangular bar hanging from top tier by small chains: "EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE". Small red and white striped ribbon extends to circle on top of a star on bottom, it states: "CATTLE RAISERS' ASS'N OF TEXAS". Old Object Term: Commemorative pin, livestock
Date: [1913-03-18..1913-03-20]