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[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

[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

[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.

[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.