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Man with Violin

Description: Negative of a man in Western dress standing and 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

Icy Truck

Description: Photograph of an ice covered truck at the California Company's Richardson Number One site in Mitchell County, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Man Behind Microphone

Description: Negative of a man in Western dress holding a violin 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

Liquor Store

Description: Negative of the front of the Odessa Number 3 Liquor store in Odessa, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Drill Bit

Description: Negative of an Appleby drill bit. This bit is used for drilling oil.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Equipment Store and Car

Description: Negative of the front of the snow-covered white shed housing the Midwest Equipment Company in Odessa Texas. Other buildings can be seen along the muddy roads while a car speeds by in the foregrounds.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Cecil Brower's Cowboy Band in studio

Description: Negative of the Cecil Browers Cowboy Band posing for a picture at radio station KECK in Odessa, Texas on March 24, 1947. The various band members are wearing Western-style clothes while holding their instruments.
Date: March 24, 1947
Item Type: Photograph

Equipment Store

Description: Negative of the front of the snow-covered white shed housing the Midwest Equipment Company in Odessa Texas. Cars and other buildings can be seen along the muddy roads.
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

Drill Bit

Description: Negative of an Appleby drill bit. This bit is used for drilling oil.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Man at Piano

Description: Negative of a member of the Cecil Browers Cowboy Band posing for a picture at radio station KECK in Odessa, Texas on March 24, 1947. The man is wearing Western-style clothes while sitting at the piano.
Date: March 24, 1947
Item Type: Photograph

Man with Bass

Description: Negative of a man in Western dress standing and holding a bass. 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

Grid Map

Description: Negative of a black and white map from 1946 showing the proposed site for KECK, an FM radio station near Odessa, Texas.
Date: 1946
Item Type: Photograph

Elevated View of Town

Description: Copy negative of an elevated view of a mining town and the surrounding mountains. The town is Shafter, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Equipment Store

Description: Negative of the front of the snow-covered white shed housing the Midwest Equipment Company in Odessa Texas. Cars and other buildings can be seen along the muddy roads.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Courthouse

Description: Negative of the Ector County courthouse in Odessa, Texas. Cars line the streets and families walk along the sidewalks.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Man with Steel Guitar

Description: Negative of a man in Western dress sitting behind a microphone and holding a steel guitar. 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

Empty Lot and Shed

Description: Photograph of an empty grassy lot at E 8th St. and Dixie Boulevard in Odessa, Texas in the 1940's. There is a white shed visible in the background.
Date: 194?
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

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