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[Charles Howard Blackshear II]

Description: (back of photo) My beloved cousin Chas. Howard Blackshear II, son of Uncle Joe and Aunt Mollie Colbert Blackshear. This is his freshman year at University of Ky. and he has on the "Pledge Pin" of my own college fraternity. 1926 - I had sent C.H.B. (Chas. Howard Blackshear II) to "Bob" Massies School for Boys (Massie was son of the Dean of the Lexington Ky Cathedral. (Signed) William S. Blackshear. P.S. Chas. H.B. was the first of my several 1st cousins I sent to school and/or aided financially with their schooling. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1926
Item Type: Photograph

[William Blackshear and Pom Penny]

Description: (back of photo) Hampton Bay, L.I., 1928 - William Blackshear with the Penny lad. Pom Penny killed himself when away at school years later. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1928
Item Type: Photograph

[Baird Residence, Oxford, England]

Description: Chez and Miss Margaret A. Baird Residence. Belbrongton Street, Oxford, England. 1927. Where William Blackshear roomed while attending Oxford. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1927
Item Type: Photograph

[Unidentified Man Sitting on Porch]

Description: Photo of an unidentified man sitting on a porch in Virginia Winter 1924 - Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1924
Item Type: Photograph

[William Blackshear at West Point, Virginia]

Description: Photograph of William Blackshear and two unidentified persons posing in front of a river in West Point, Virginia. Blackshear is leaning against a wooden fence or structure and another person is partially visible behind it; a young boy is standing to the right, wearing a hat and overalls. In the background, the opposite side of the river is lined by trees and there is a building visible between them. Text on back of photo: West Point, Va. Summer of 1922. I was there also in Summer 1923 as a Lay Reader. Age 29.
Date: 1922
Item Type: Photograph

[William Blackshear]

Description: William Blackshear on board the S.S. Pres. Harding heading to England. Sept 1927 - Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: September 1927
Item Type: Photograph

[William Blackshear]

Description: (back of photo) Sept 1927 on SS Pres Harding en route from England for N.Y.C. to go to Oxford University to do graduate work there. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: September 1927
Item Type: Photograph

[Building at Oxford University]

Description: Postcard of Oxford University. Wm. S. Blackshear was taking work under Dr. Kirsock Lake, the great English Professor of New Testament Greek (but his Eng. Course in N. Testament History) 1922-23 Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1923
Item Type: Postcard

[Unidentified People]

Description: (back of photo) while visiting the Leonards of 36 Oxford St. - Fairhaven, Mass. Summer 1929-30. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1929
Item Type: Photograph

[William S. Blackshear]

Description: William S. Blackshear standing on the deck of the S.S. Pres. Harding en-route to England to go to Oxford - Sept 1927 - Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: September 1927
Item Type: Photograph