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[Bust of Thomas Jefferson]

Description: Photograph of a bust of Thomas Jefferson on top of a monument in Jefferson, Texas. The text on the base of the monument reads: "Thomas Jefferson. Third president of the United States of America. Born: April 2, 1743. Died: July 4, 1826. Author of the Declaration of American Independence. Author of the statute of Virginia for religious freedom and father of the University of Virginia. Namesake of Jefferson, Texas. 'We hold these truths to be self evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their creator with certain unalienable rights. Among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness".
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim

[Close-Up of Sign]

Description: Photograph of a close-up of a painted sign hanging outside the door of Auntie Skinner's Riverboat Club restaurant. Three American flags hang from the building, and other stores are visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
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[Confederate Monument]

Description: Photograph of a monument to the Confederate Army, with a statue of a soldier holding a gun mounted on the base. The text on the base reads: "Erected by Dick Taylor, Camp U. C. V. Lest we forget. In memory of our dead 1861-1865". A brick building is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim

[Door to Restaurant]

Description: Photograph of a red door leading to a restaurant. The words "Lamoache's Italian Restaurant" are painted on the glass of the door, and there are two signs taped to the door under the glass. There is an easel with the chef's special written on it to the left, and a few sacks lie on the floor beside it.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
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