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[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

[Portrait of Mr. Horace Wilson]

Description: Photograph of Mr. Horace Wilson. Back of photograph: Horace Wilson, old mill iron cowboy, now salesman for Cassidy Southwestern. Ben Prewitt & Horace Wilson are "Pals from the Pecos."
Date: unknown
Creator: Dole, W.J.
Item Type: Photograph

First Texas and Pacific Railway Station on Fire

Description: Photograph of a fire at the Texas and Pacific Railway Station in Fort Worth, Texas on April 3, 1909. The fire originated in a barn and quickly swept through the city. The damages to the T&P railway were estimated at $250,000. The red brick station was built in 1899 and was torn down in 1931.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Clay Street in Nocona Texas]

Description: Photograph of North Clay Street in Nocona, Texas. There is a hardware and furniture store on the left as well as a grocery store. The road in front of the shopping center is not paved.
Date: unknown
Creator: Kiser Photo
Item Type: Photograph

[Street Scene in Memphis]

Description: Photograph of a street scene in Memphis, Texas. Horse-drawn wagons loaded with cotton bales populate the street. Named businesses in the background include the Memphis Supply Company, the Memphis Democrat, the Hoghland and Mercantile Company, and the Panhandle Jewelry Store.
Date: unknown
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

Hendrix and Royer's Outfit in Oklahoma

Description: Photograph of a ranch scene in 1893 near Honey Creek in Oklahoma. This is Hendrix and Royer's outfit who operated a steer ranch in the Chickasaw Nation of Oklahoma, near Turner Falls. This was taken near the Texas-Indian Territory line when one of the yearling herds was moving from South Texas to the Nation Ranch. F. D. Hendrix stands to the rear of the chuck wagon. To the left is Alva Roff for whom Roff, Oklahoma is named.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Joseph Jones Family]

Description: Photograph of the Joseph Jones Family in 1895. The family is shown sitting in front of a house. Mrs. Jones is shown holding a child. There is a horse in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

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

Destroyed Hurley Building in Ft. Worth, Texas

Description: Photograph of the Hurley Building in Ft. Worth, Texas on fire and crumbling. The building was several stories tall and is surrounded by large piles of debris and telephone wires. Two strong streams of water on directed at building. There are other buildings and a church on the surrounding streets.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Crushed Garage After Galveston, Texas Storm, 1915

Description: Photograph of two men and a crushed car amongst piles of debris after a storm in Galveston, Texas. The car is underneath piles of brick and a man in a newsboy cap is leaning on it. On the car are the numbers, "1507". In the background is a large pile of bricks and a man in suspenders, all within tin walls.
Date: 1915
Item Type: Photograph

Building on Fire, Galveston, Texas

Description: Photograph of a large building on fire and crumbling after a large storm in Galveston, Texas. The back half of the building is gone and the roof in the center of the frame is falling. There are piles of debris surrounding the building. Two men with fire hoses are spraying the building. In the foreground are train or trolley tracks and a truck bed.
Date: 1915
Item Type: Photograph

Norris Arson Jury

Description: Photograph of 13 men of the Norris Arson Jury in 1914. There are two men in the front with arms crossed. All of the men are wearing hats
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Thompson's Sanitarium in Ft. Worth, Texas

Description: Photograph of the Thompson's Sanitarium in Ft. Worth, Texas. The building is white with a very large white porch and pillars. It is surrounded by an iron fence, a sidewalk and tall trees. In the foreground is a telephone pole, wires and a dirt street.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph