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[Aerial View of the Rio Grande River]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of the Rio Grande River border crossing. The Hidalgo-Reynosa bridge is at the top of the picture, and cars are parked in building parking lots.
Date: unknown
Creator: Garcia, Luis, Jr.
Item Type: Photograph

[Band at Campaign Stop]

Description: Photograph of a band at a campaign stop. They stand on a stage with an advertisement for W. Lee O'Daniel for U.S. Senator, and a small sign reads "WBAP Fort Worth".
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph

[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

[Campaign Rally]

Description: Photograph of a campaign rally for W. Lee O'Daniel. A bus with men inside has "Vote for W. Lee O'Daniel for U.S. Senator" painted on it, as does a pavilion in the background. People gather around the pavilion to listen to the speakers.
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph

[Campaign Rally]

Description: Photograph of people gathered for a campaign rally for W. Lee O'Daniel. A van encouraging people to vote for O'Daniel is parked to the right. An auto associate store, a cafe, and a grocery store are visible in the background.
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph

[Campaign Rally]

Description: Photograph of people gathered for a campaign rally for W. Lee O'Daniel. Cars are parked to the left and right of the campaign vehicles, and a cafe and a hotel are visible in the background.
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph

[Campaign Rally at Corner Drug Store]

Description: Photograph of a campaign rally for W. Lee O'Daniel in front of a Corner Drug Store. Men, women, and children gather in front of the store, looking up at two men standing on the bed of a truck next to a large megaphone. People stand behind the truck as well.
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph

[Campaign Rally for W. Lee O'Daniel]

Description: Photograph of a campaign rally for W. Lee O'Daniel in Ganado, the home of Senator Fred Mauritz. People gather between two buildings. The building on the right bears a Coca-Cola advertisement, and cars are parked in front of the both buildings. A gas station is visible in the background.
Date: 193u
Item Type: Photograph

[Campaign Rally for W. Lee O'Daniel]

Description: Photograph of a campaign rally for W. Lee O'Daniel. Women and children gather in front of a group of people standing in a truck bed with their backs turned to the camera. They hold instruments, and wear jumpsuits that say "Vote for W. Lee O'Daniel".
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph

[Campaign Rally in Collin County]

Description: Photograph of a campaign rally for W. Lee O'Daniel in Collin County. A bus that advertises W. Lee O'Daniel for U.S. Senator is parked to the left of the photo, and people gather around a pavilion to listen to the speaker. A cafe and a bank are visible in the background.
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph

[Campaign Van at a Rally]

Description: Photograph of a campaign van encouraging people to vote for W. Lee O'Daniel for U.S. Senator, during a rally. People gather around the van and turn in one direction.
Date: 194u
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

[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

[Five Men on Horses]

Description: Photograph of W. Lee O'Daniel and four unidentified men riding horses on a buffalo hunting trip. A car is visible behind them.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph