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Man with Violin

Description: Negative of a man in Western dress holding a violin. He is a member of Cecil Brower's Cowboy Band, and the photo was taken in 1947 at radio station KECK in Odessa, Texas.
Date: 1947
Item Type: Photograph

Service Truck

Description: Negative of a service truck in a junkyard surrounded by junked cars in Odessa, Texas. The truck belonged to J. P. "Bum" Gibbons Oil Well Servicing.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Dentist's Office in Snow

Description: Negative of the outside of a dentist's office (Dr. Clark's) during the winter. The snow covered office was in Odessa, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Herd of Cattle

Description: Photograph of a herd of cattle in a pasture. A man in a cowboy hat is tending to the herd.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Drawing of Bank

Description: Negative of a drawing of the front of the First National Bank in Odessa, Texas from 1948.
Date: 1948
Item Type: Photograph

Band on Piano

Description: Negative of a group of men in Western dress sitting on and around a piano. They are Cecil Brower's Cowboy Band, and the photo was taken in 1947 at radio station KECK in Odessa, Texas.
Date: 1947
Item Type: Photograph

Man with Guitar

Description: Negative of a man in Western dress holding a guitar while standing in front of a microphone. He is a member of Cecil Brower's Cowboy Band, and the photo was taken in 1947 at radio station KECK in Odessa, Texas.
Date: 1947
Item Type: Photograph

Nolan House

Description: Negative of a white house in Odessa, Texas. The house was owned by Jack Nolan.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Bank Lobby

Description: Negative of a photograph from inside the lobby of the First National Bank in Odessa Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Man with Guitar

Description: Negative of a man in a suit holding a guitar in front of a microphone. He is a member of Cecil Brower's Cowboy Band, and the photo was taken in 1947 at radio station KECK in Odessa, Texas.
Date: 1947
Item Type: Photograph

Bank Lobby

Description: Negative of a photograph from inside the lobby of the First National Bank in Odessa Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Derrick and Fireball

Description: Negative of a large fireball engulfing an oil derrick. The lower half of the well is visible, but the upper half is engulfed in flames.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Empty Lot

Description: Negative of an empty grassy lot at E 8th St. and Dixie Boulevard in Odessa, Texas in the 1940's.
Date: 194?
Item Type: Photograph

Dirt Road

Description: Negative of a view of Odessa, Texas from a dirt road. Some buildings can be seen in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Lunchroom

Description: Negative of the inside of an empty lunchroom at an unknown location. Several tables and stools are visible around the room.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Damaged Derrick

Description: Photograph of the a collapsed oil derrick on an icy hill at the California Company's Richardson Number One oil well site in Mitchell County, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Herd of Cattle

Description: Negative of a herd of cattle in a pasture. A man in a cowboy hat is tending to the herd.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Wagon in Desert

Description: Copy negative of two men riding in a horse (or possibly mule) drawn wagon through the desert.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Elliot Hotel

Description: Negative of the Elliot Hotel in Odessa, Texas. The streets nearby are filled with cars and people walk around. Many power lines fill the air around the hotel.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Geologists by Car

Description: Copy negative of geologists posing in coats and boots on the dirt streets next to their early model car.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph