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[Aerial View of Harlingen]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of Harlingen, Texas, looking south at intersection of the US77 bypass and Morgan Blvd. Coronado Village and the site for the Bonham store are visible in the right foreground.
Date: 1941
Creator: Purnell Commerical Photos

[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

[W. Lee O'Daniel at Barbecue]

Description: Photograph of W. Lee O'Daniel standing next to a fire pit, holding a long broom on the meat on the grate in one hand, and a two-pronged fork in the other. There is a bucket on the ground to the right, and several buildings and a tree in the background.
Date: January 21, 1941