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[Photograph of Cookie and the Cupcakes Performing]

Description: Photograph of Cookie and the Cupcakes performing under a string of balloons and in front of walls adorned with hand drawn artwork. There are four men in the foreground. The first and last are playing guitars and and two men in the middle are holding saxophones. In the background to the left is a man playing piano, while to the right is a man playing a drum set that has the band's name emblazoned on the bass drum.
Date: 1956~
Item Type: Photograph

[Staff Posing in Front of Cafe]

Description: Photograph of the staff of the Longhorn Cafe posing outside the restaurant. There are four women in white dresses in the front row, one in a light-colored dress, and four in shirts and jeans. Two men wearing suits stand on either side of the front row. The second row is a combination of men and women, with some looking away from the camera. A sticker on the back of the photograph identifies the photographer as James Everett from Groves, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Everett, James
Item Type: Photograph

[Carver Elementary School Program]

Description: Photograph of a large group of children at a school program at Carver Elementary School. They are standing on bleachers on a stage, facing towards the left side of the photograph. The audience is partially visible at the bottom.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Children Reading in Classroom]

Description: Photograph of a small group of children reading in a classroom. Some of the children are seated in a semicircle, two of which are raising their hands. One child is writing on the chalkboard. The teacher is seated on the right side of the photograph, holding a book.
Date: 1940-1950~
Creator: Briscoe
Item Type: Photograph

[Dorothy Ingram by White Car]

Description: Photograph of Dorothy Ingram next to a white car. There is a poster on the car that reads, "Ms. Emancipation." She is wearing a long white dress and red ribbon.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Sorority Women in Gowns]

Description: Photograph of a group of sorority women in gowns. They are seated on a stage in front of a landscape mural. The letters of their sorority are placed in front of them on the stage.
Date: unknown
Creator: Briscoe
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Russ Morgan's Orchestra]

Description: Photograph of Russ Morgan and his orchestra performing at the Pleasure Pier in Port Arthur, Texas. Morgan is holding a trombone and stands besides a formally dressed man and a woman on the left side of the photo. The orchestra is arranged in three rows, positioned behind podiums and holding their instruments. Centered above them is a sign spelling out "Russ Morgan."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Tracy Byrd]

Description: Photograph of Tracy Byrd wearing a white cowboy hat, a dark western style shirt, jeans, and a belt buckle bearing his name. Managerial information is printed in the bottom left corner, the lower center is printed with Byrd's name, and the lower right is printed with MCA Nashville's logo.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dixon, Dean
Item Type: Photograph

[Men Standing in Flooded Street]

Description: Photograph of several men standing in knee-deep water during a flood in Port Arthur, Texas. There are several buildings on both sides of the street, including a post office to the right.
Date: [1915-08-16..1915-08-17]
Item Type: Photograph

[Spring Water Cars]

Description: Photograph of three men standing by two cars, one of which is hooked up to a cart full of bottles of spring water. A small building is visible behind the second car.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Horse-Drawn Wagon in Flood]

Description: Photograph of two men sitting on a wagon drawn by a horse through high water during a flood in Port Arthur, Texas. The roofs of buildings are visible in the background.
Date: August 18, 1915
Item Type: Photograph

[People Outside in Flood Water]

Description: Photograph of a group of men and woman standing outside a store in high waters during a flood in Port Arthur, Texas. There is a wooden boat in the middle of the crowd.
Date: [1915-08-16..1915-08-17]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Kneeling]

Description: Photograph of a man in a baseball uniform kneeling in front of trees in Port Arthur, Texas. He holds a baseball in one hand and and has a baseball glove on his other hand. Two baseball bats are balanced on his knee, and another ball sits on the ground next to him.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[First National Bank Corner with Clock]

Description: Photograph of First National Bank corner with other businesses down the street in the background. On the reverse: "Port Neches" "James Everett, 3217 Allison Ave., Groves, TX 77619-2706, (409) 962-7816, Date: 1944, Number: 1377A"
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Fred Miller Bicycle Trucks and Rairoad Car]

Description: Photograph of Fred Miller standing in front of his pick-up truck with another crate filled flat bed truck behind. In the background is a wooden "Burlington Route" box car. Advertising displayed on the door of the pick-up reads: " Fred Miller, Bicycles, Hardware & Pets, 526 Austin Ave. Dial 5519" and "Fishing tackle, We make keys" on the side.
Date: 1944
Creator: Everett, James
Item Type: Photograph

[J.B. Jameson Gas Station]

Description: Photograph of small white cinder block building with "J.B. Jameson, Groceries, Beer" painted on the side with a Coca-Cola sign also. There are two fuel pumps out front with mail boxes to the back of the building. On the reverse of the photograph is the handwritten address: "Orange Rd. & Stadium Rd."
Date: 1944
Creator: Everett, James
Item Type: Photograph

[Port Arthur Train Station]

Description: Photograph of Port Arthur train station depot with train engine #32 of the Kansas City Southern Line passenger train boarding. Porters and gentlemen and ladies are preparing to board the train. Train tracks and switches are in the foreground. Handwritten on the reverse of the photograph is: "prob. 50's"
Date: unknown
Creator: Everett, James
Item Type: Photograph

[Gulf Gas Station with Tire and Service Station]

Description: Photograph of Gulf gas station with gas pumps and signs reading "Flats Fixed", "Vulcanizing, Recapping". Service station attached with signs reading "Viator Auto Service" "welding, painting, auto service, general repairing" Car being repaired with worker up under the hood, man standing in front and a few others standing around behind near other cars and a bicycle.
Date: 1944
Creator: Everett, James
Item Type: Photograph

[Texaco Corner Service Station]

Description: Photograph of corner Texaco gas service station. Tanner's auto supply with signs advertising recapping, vulcanizing, and wheels aligned. Other businesses and homes are adjacent and in the background.
Date: 1944
Creator: Everett, James
Item Type: Photograph