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Texas and Pacific Railway Terminal

Description: Photograph of the Texas and Pacific Terminal at Main and Front Streets in Fort Worth, Texas taken from a postcard. It opened on Dec 16, 1889. The red brick building with a fountain in a foreground was designed by architect O.H. Lang. It served Fort Worth until 1931, when a new larger terminal opened.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Cowboys at the Bar S Ranch

Description: Photograph of cowboys dancing to a fiddle at the Bar S Ranch which was located in Reagan and Irion Counties out in west Texas. A wagon and building stand in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Cowboys Chapping another Cowboy on the Bar S Ranch

Description: Photograph of eleven cowboys on the Bar S Ranch located in the west Texas counties of Reagan and Irion. The men appear to be horsing around after work, giving one man a "chapping." The cowboy on his stomach is restrained while the man on the far right prepares to strike him with the leather chaps laying over his shoulder.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Mexican War Veterans of 1846]

Description: Photograph of the Mexican War Veterans of 1846. The group of men are standing on steps. The men on the front row are seated.
Date: unknown
Creator: Swartz, C.L.
Item Type: Photograph

[A Handwritten Note]

Description: A copy of a handwritten note. The note reads, "T.W. Wren made 1898- Summer in old Bob Maddox Pasture on Sycamore Creek last of Fort Worth, Mrs. T.W. Wren in buggy."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Letter

Views of the Texas and Pacific Railway in Fort Worth, Texas

Description: Photograph with various railroad scenes from Fort Worth Texas. Included are pictures of the T&P Railway station's exterior, interior and round house. Also included is a view of the Santa Fe Union Station's exterior, a Texas Cowboy on a horse, and the Diminutive Perfect Locomotive built by R.S. Costan.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Vine Lake Fishing and Hunting Club]

Description: Photograph of a group of people sitting and standing in front of the Vine Lake Fishing and Hunting Club building. There are vehicles on both sides of the building. Some of the men are holding fishing lines.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Man standing near grave]

Description: Photograph of a man standing kneeling near a monument. The man is kneeling on the left and the monument has the phrase "Tom Mason & wife killed by indians Apr. 18 1858." engraved on it.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[American Indians in front of teepee]

Description: Photograph of a group of American Indians outside of a teepee. There is a child in the entry way to the teepee. There are animal skins hung up behind the group and a teepee in the background. Front of photograph: "Scene in camp of Mow-Wi. Last battle at Palo Duro Canyon.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Galveston, Texas After Storm in 1915

Description: Photograph of Galveston, Texas after a storm. In the foreground on the right is a large pile of debris, mostly wooden beams. On the left side of the frame is a man walking beside a building with a covered sidewalk. On the awning it reads, "Cafe Hotel, Seawall Cafe". Further down the sidewalk are more buildings and a few people on the wet sidewalk. On the right side in the background are parked cars.
Date: 1915
Item Type: Photograph

State Juvenile Training School in Gatesville, Texas

Description: Photograph of the entrance to the State Juvenile Training School. In the foreground is a circular garden with lined shrubs, plants and trees. In the background are two multiple-storied buildings with an American flag flying in-between them. Behind the taller building is a water tower. Written on the bottom left hand side of frame is written, "Gildersleeve -Waco" and on the bottom right hand side is, "Entrance - State Juvenile Training School - Gatesville, Texas -."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph