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Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train in Abilene

Description: Photograph of the side of a wooden, enclosed wagon that was part of the Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train, while it was stopped in Abilene, Texas. Text in the center of the wagon says "1836 Texas 1986, Sesquicentennial, Wichester Commemorative Rifle." Additional text says "Glen's Sporting Goods, Irving, Texas" on the left and "A product of the Texas Wagon Train" on the right. Below, on the box portion of the wagon, another sign says "The Homeplace Horse & Buggy Company, Dallas, Texas."
Date: June 7, 1986
Creator: Cirincione, Nick

Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train in Abilene

Description: Photograph of two covered wagons stopped in Abilene, Texas. These two wagons were participants in the Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train. The photo includes one wagon with "Copenhagen" and "Billy Bob's Texas" advertisements, while the other wagon simply says "Texas." More covered wagons, as well as a few livestock trailers can be seen in the background.
Date: June 7, 1986
Creator: Cirincione, Nick

Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train in Turkey, Texas

Description: Close-up photograph of a man and woman with a wagon participating in the Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train in Turkey, Texas. The photo shows a man squatting next to a covered wagon, with a woman sitting inside the wagon. The wagon has a sign that is only half visible with the words "Cotton" and "Rt1" shown, as well as two Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train brands burned into the wood near the front of the wagon.
Date: May 26, 1986
Creator: Cirincione, Nick

Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train on Its Way from Whiteflat to Matador

Description: Photograph of sponsored wagons participating in the Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train traveling from Whiteflat, Texas to Matador, Texas. Three wagons are shown, the first wagon has advertisements for Copenhagen, Skoal, and Billy Bob's Texas, the second is the Triland International, INC stagecoach, and the final wagon is sponsored by WBAP 820.
Date: May 26, 1986
Creator: Cirincione, Nick

Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train Crossing Sign in Sierra Blanca

Description: Photograph of a temporary road sign in Sierra Blanca, Texas, posted at the crossing where the Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train passed through the area. The main sign is a diamond shape with an image of a horse-drawn covered wagon above the text "XING." A rectangular sign above says "Limited Sight Distance." Mountains are visible in the background.
Date: April 7, 1986
Creator: Cirincione, Nick

Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train in Sierra Blanca

Description: Photograph of men on horses at a stop along the Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train near Sierra Blanca, Texas. The photo has two men and a group of horses in the foreground with three horse-drawn covered wagons in the background, as well as recreational vehicles and livestock trailers. Mountains are visible behind the campground.
Date: April 7, 1986
Creator: Cirincione, Nick