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[Bedroom in the Governor's Mansion]

Description: Photograph of a bedroom in the Governor's Mansion in Austin, Texas. A canopy bed is placed next to the door, and there is a dresser to the left. Between them is a table with a vase of flowers in it. To the left of the bed, there is a bust of a man next to a chair, a model ship, and a portrait of Sam Houston on the wall.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Coffee Table at Inaugural Barbecue]

Description: Photograph of people getting coffee at Governor O'Daniel's Inaugural Barbecue. Many of the people in the background carry plates of food. A man in the bottom left corner has the words "Duncan's Admiration Coffee" embroidered on the back of his shirt.
Date: January 21, 1941
Item Type: Photograph

[Dining Room in the Governor's Mansion]

Description: Photograph of a dining room in the Governor's Mansion in Austin, Texas. There is a table with a decorative table cloth and bowl of flowers in the middle of the room, and chairs are placed around the edges of the room.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Governor O'Daniel In Front of Sign]

Description: Photograph of Governor W. Lee O'Daniel in front of a sign that reads "Donated by Fort Worth Friends of Governor W. Lee O'Daniel and Family Inauguration and Barbecue, Austin, Texas, January 21st, 1941". The sign is attached to the side of a truck.
Date: January 21, 1941
Item Type: Photograph

[Governor W. Lee O'Daniel]

Description: Photograph of Governor O'Daniel and another man walking underneath the upraised swords of two lines of men in uniform.
Date: January 21, 1941
Creator: Bureau of Identification Photographic Laboratory
Item Type: Photograph

[Inside the Governor's Mansion]

Description: Photograph of a room in the Governor's Mansion in Austin, Texas. Chairs, a couch, and tables decorate the room, and a large portrait of a man hangs on the wall behind the couch.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Interior of the Governor's Mansion]

Description: Photograph of the interior of the Governor's Mansion in Austin, Texas. There are couches and tables along the hallway, and photos and mirrors on the walls. A staircase leads up to the next floor.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Living Room in the Governor's Mansion]

Description: Photograph of a living room in the Governor's Mansion in Austin, Texas. There is a table with a bowl of flowers in the middle of the room, and chairs are placed around the edges of the room. To the right candelabras sit on a cabinet, and behind the table there is a fireplace.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Living Room in the Governor's Mansion]

Description: Photograph of a living room in the Governor's Mansion in Austin, Texas. There is a table with a bowl of flowers in the middle of the room, and chairs are placed around the edges of the room. To the right a cabinet is filled with glasses, and behind the table there is a fireplace.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Man at Inauguration]

Description: Photograph of a man holding a triangular flag that reads "Governor W. Lee O'Daniel Inauguration, Austin, Texas, January 21, 1941". In his other hand, he holds a board with pins, American flags, and dolls attached to it. Three boys stand around him.
Date: January 21, 1941
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Eating Barbecue]

Description: Photograph of a man sitting on the ground, eating barbecue ribs. Two women sit near him, one to the left and one behind him. Plates and cups have been placed on the ground.
Date: January 21, 1941
Item Type: Photograph

[Men at Inaugural Reception]

Description: Photograph of four men at Governor O'Daniel's inaugural reception. The man on the far left, and the man on the far right hold plates and cups.
Date: January 21, 1941
Item Type: Photograph

[People at the Inauguration]

Description: Photograph of people at the inauguration of Governor W. Lee O'Daniel. Many of them sit on the dais in front of the Capitol building. O'Daniel stands at the front of the crowd and speaks into a microphone.
Date: January 21, 1941
Item Type: Photograph