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Hotel Sharbauer

Description: Photograph of the Hotel Sharbauer in Midland, Texas in 1934. Several cars are parked along the street, and a cleaners with a wall mural is visible next to the hotel.
Date: 1934
Item Type: Photograph

House

Description: Photograph of a house located at 807 West Texas in Midland, Texas in 1936.
Date: 1936
Item Type: Photograph

Joe Hathaway Poses by Rig

Description: Photograph of Joe Hathaway, farm boss, posing in a hat and coat in Gaines County, Texas. The Amerada 1-A Averitt discovery well is visible in the background.
Date: 1936
Item Type: Photograph

Men Posing for Picture

Description: Photograph of several men posing for a picture near Silverton, Texas on May 7, 1938. The men are, from left to right, Cole Taylor, Reid Brighton, Ed R. Porch, Bert Haigh, Dave Pennol, Carl Barnhart, Jimmie Day, Oscar Champion, and Jimmie Lowe.
Date: May 7, 1938
Item Type: Photograph

Midland Main Street

Description: Photograph of Main St., looking south, in Midland, Texas in 1934. Several cars are visible, and business buildings line the street.
Date: 1934
Item Type: Photograph

Oil Rig

Description: Photograph of an oil well in Crockett County, Texas in 1939
Date: 1939
Item Type: Photograph

Oil Rig

Description: Photograph of an oil well in Crockett County, Texas in 1939
Date: 1939
Item Type: Photograph

Outside of Hazel Mine

Description: Photograph of the outside of the Hazel Mine near Van Horn, Texas. A couple of cars are parked outside, and men are walking around.
Date: May 1939
Item Type: Photograph

Tank Battery

Description: Photograph of winter snow scene at Tank Battery on the Hendrick Lease, Section 41, Winkler County, Texas. The photograph shows three large tanks, connected by a platform with a steep set of stairs. The stairs and ground are covered in snow. Oil well structures are visible in the background.
Date: 1931~
Item Type: Photograph

View of El Paso

Description: Photograph of El Paso, Texas from Rim Road in 1936. The road runs along the edge of Mount Franklin overlooking the Valley and toward Downtown El Paso.
Date: 1936
Item Type: Photograph

View of Midland Street

Description: Photograph looking down West Indiana Ave. in Midland, Texas in 1934. The Frank Elkins house is visible on the left.
Date: 1934
Item Type: Photograph