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Aerial View of Road

Description: Copy negative of an aerial view of Camp Bowie in Texas. There is a road, and there are buildings on the left.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Baseball Team

Description: Copy negative of a portrait showing the Howard Payne College baseball team. There are ten boys wearing baseball uniforms and posed in two rows with various pieces of equipment. A man in a suit stands with the team, to the right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Baseball Team

Description: Copy negative of a group portrait showing the Howard Payne College baseball team. There are eleven boys wearing baseball uniforms and posed in two rows with various pieces of equipment; the boys in the front are sitting in chairs and those in the back row are standing, including a man in a suit at the center of the photograph. They appear to be in front of a backdrop.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Brown County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Brown County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, and railroads. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map, marking an approximate route to Phantom Hill via Crogan [Croghan] Road. Scale ca. 1:213,333 (4000 varas to 5/8 of an inch).
Date: 1910
Item Type: Map

Brownwood

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of Brownwood, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing populated areas, boundaries, water bodies, railroads, roads, and landmarks, with relief shown by contours (interval 100 feet) and spot heights. A location diagram is included in the lower-right corner. Scale 1:250,000
Date: 1954
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Item Type: Map

Building Exteriors

Description: Copy photograph of two images. The first image, a postcard for Brownwood, Texas, is split into three smaller images. The left image is of Daniel Baker College, a three storey stone building. The center image shows a river scene and a child playing in the water. The right image shows Center Avenue, including traffic on the street and several storefronts. The second image shows the Brownwood courthouse, a two-storey stone building surrounded by a wooden fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Cars by Tents

Description: Copy negative of cars parked in a dirt lot. Wires from electricity poles hang above the cars. In the background there are barracks and tents. The car lot is located in Camp Bowie.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Exterior Building

Description: Copy negative of two buildings. The barracks are located in Camp Bowie. Camp Bowie, located at Brownwood in Central Texas, was a military training center during World War II. It was established in September 1940 as an infantry and artillery training center. The sign on the front of the first building has the text "Engineer" printed on it and hangs next to the door. The barracks are lifted off of the ground and appear to be made of wood.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Football Team

Description: Copy photograph of the Howard Payne College 1909 football team posing on the field. A man in a suit and hat stands with the team. In the background are houses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Football Team

Description: Copy photograph of the Howard Payne College 1909 football team. The team is seated on the steps of a building and are posed in three rows. In the first row, two men pose lying down with a football. Six men, including a man in a suit, tie and hat, sit in the second row, and five men sit in the third.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

House Exterior

Description: Copy negative of two pictures of a house in Brownwood, Texas. In the first, four young men and a small boy are standing in the yard in front of the house with two other houses in the background. The second picture shows the front and right side of the house with people on the porch.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Map of Brown County

Description: Blueline format of survey map of Brown County, Texas, showing blocks of land, rivers, creeks, and roads. No scale information given.
Date: 1858
Creator: Hectors, J. P
Item Type: Map

Map of Portions of Eastland, Brown, and Comanche Counties

Description: Blue line print of survey map of portions of Eastland County, Brown County, and Comanche County, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, and railroads. Various blocks of land are shaded yellow to indicate Texas and Pacific Railroad Company land. Scale [ca. 1:133,333] (4000 varas to the inch).
Date: unknown
Item Type: Map

Map of Portions of Eastland, Brown, and Comanche Counties

Description: Blue line print of survey map of portions of Eastland, Brown, and Comanche Counties in Texas, showing rivers, creeks, towns, boundaries, original land grants or surveys, roads, and blocks of land. The blocks of land colored yellow denote Texas and Pacific Railway Company land. A diagram of a section is included in the lower-right corner. Scale [ca. 1:133,333] (4000 varas to the inch).
Date: July 1, 1967
Creator: Stakemann, M.
Item Type: Map

Music Band

Description: Copy negative of the Old Gray Mare Band posing in front of the Carnegie Library in Brownwood, Texas. The members are all wearing band uniforms with hats and posing with instruments. Three drums are situated on the ground in front of the band.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Music Group

Description: Copy photograph of a Howard Payne College band posing on the steps of a building with their instruments. The band, all men, pose in three rows, and all wear suits and hats. To their right is a man in uniform.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Music Group

Description: Copy photograph of a Howard Payne College band posing in two rows with their instruments. In the first row, five women and one man sit with their instruments. In the second row, seven men stand with their instruments.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Music Group

Description: Copy photograph of a Howard Payne College band posing with their instruments in three rows. Three women and four men stand in the back row, two women and one man sit in chairs in the second row, and four men and one child sit in the first. To their right is a drum with "Howard Payne College 1906" written on it.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Parked Cars

Description: Copy negative of cars parked by a muddy road at Camp Bowie. There are two people standing on the left and power lines in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

People in Swimsuits

Description: Copy negative of two pictures of people in swimwear. The first picture is a group of four men standing in the edge of the water posing, with Herman McDaniel on the left. The bottom picture is of several men and women playing in the water with trees on the bank behind them.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

People in Swimsuits and Fisherman; People in Swimsuits

Description: Copy negative of two pictures of people in swimsuits. The first picture shows fishermen with fish and three women, named from left to right, Lorene Graves, Thelma Graves McDaniel, and Katy Graves. Thelma McDaniel is also in the bottom picture of three women in swimsuits and caps standing on a log in the water with trees on the bank.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Planes on Airfield

Description: Copy negative of airplanes in a field. They are located at Camp Bowie and are surrounded by landscape and brush. There is an airplane hanger in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph