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[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

[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

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[W. Lee O'Daniel at Barbecue]

Description: Photograph of W. Lee O'Daniel kneeling next to a fire pit, holding a long broom on the meat on the grate. Two workers and a woman are visible in the background.
Date: January 21, 1941
Item Type: Photograph

[Workers at the Inaugural Barbecue]

Description: Photograph of workers at a large table cutting up raw meat for W. Lee O'Daniel's Inaugural Barbecue. A grate over a fire pit is visible in front of a building in the background.
Date: January 21, 1941
Item Type: Photograph

[Workers at the Inaugural Barbecue]

Description: Photograph of workers at a large table cutting up raw meat for W. Lee O'Daniel's Inaugural Barbecue. A man and a woman stand to the left of the table, and a grate over a fire pit is visible in the background.
Date: January 21, 1941
Item Type: Photograph

[Downtown McAllen]

Description: Photograph of downtown McAllen, Texas, looking south on Main Street. Stores are visible, including Lee Optical and Parisian Center of Values, and a theater is visible on the left. Cars are parked on both sides of the street.
Date: June 2, 1960
Item Type: Photograph

[Aerial View of McAllen]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of downtown McAllen, Texas, looking southwest. Several of the buildings are numbered in blue pen, and one has several names written on it in red.
Date: March 2, 1967
Creator: Garcia, Luis, Jr.
Item Type: Photograph

[Aerial View of Downtown McAllen]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of downtown McAllen, Texas, looking south. Main Street, 15th Street, and 16th Street are visible. Many cars are parked on the sides of streets, while others drive down the road.
Date: March 3, 1967
Creator: Garcia, Luis, Jr.
Item Type: Photograph

[Aerial Photograph of East McAllen and South Pharr]

Description: Photograph of east McAllen, Texas and south Pharr, Texas taken as part of an agricultural survey. This aerial image includes the area roughly bordered by McColl Road (on the left), U.S. Highway 281 (on the right), and north of Military Highway (on the bottom; not shown). Various plots of land are labeled in red with coded numbers. Identified landmarks include: Steele-Pershing Sub., J.C. Kelly Sub., and McColl Sub.
Date: October 21, 1968
Creator: Aeroflex Corporation. Robinson Aerial Surveys Division.
Item Type: Photograph

[Aerial Photograph of South Pharr along Military Highway]

Description: Photograph of south Pharr, Texas along Military Highway taken as part of an agricultural survey. This aerial image includes the area roughly bordered by McColl Road (on the left), U.S. Highway 281 (on the right), and north of Military Highway (on the bottom; not shown). Various plots of land are labeled in red with coded numbers. Identified landmarks include: Steele-Pershing Sub., J.C. Kelly Sub., McColl Sub., Cantu Heirs, Vela Unit, and A.E. Chavez.
Date: October 21, 1968
Creator: Aeroflex Corporation. Robinson Aerial Surveys Division.
Item Type: Photograph