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Amon G. Carter

Description: Portrait of Amon G. Carter (December 11, 1879–June 23, 1955), the creator and publisher of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, and a nationally known civic booster for Fort Worth, Texas. He was born in a log cabin in Crafton in Wise County on Dec. 11, 1879.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Anderson Sporting Goods and Hardware

Description: A. J. Sporting Goods and Hardware, located on Main St. , near the Powell Building. Left to right are pictured Ed Winfrey, George Bound, Mr. Cockel, Frank Reeves, _____, Martin Dosche
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Andrew C. Foster

Description: Andrew C. Foster, born June 28, 1866 near Grapevine to James L. Foster and his 1st wife, Alphy McDonald. He wed Emma Shivers, daughter of Henry Shivers and wife Frances Curry Shivers. He died in Grand Saline on 1/8/44.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Andy and Bell Nelson

Description: Andy and Bell Nelson, grandparents of Vada Johson. They lived in Mosier Valley. This photo is copied from the St. John Baptist Church Centennial
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Andy Nelson Postcard

Description: Postcard with a photo of Andy Nelson in a wagon. He was born in slavery in 1862. His life spanned from slavery to the Civil Rights movement. Andy served for 35 years as the Worshipful Master of the Mosier Valley Masonic Lodge No. 103 until his death in 1960. He served on several grand juries in the 1950s. He posed for this postcard in 1912.
Date: 1912
Creator: Lessie
Item Type: Postcard

Anthony Banning Norton

Description: Portrait of Anthony Banning. Banning was the editor of the first newspaper in Fort Worth, the Fort Worth Chief. He was born in 1821 in Mount Vernon, Ohio. He died in Dallas on Jan. 31, 1893.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph