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Branding calves

Description: Photograph of two cowboys branding a calf inside a pen. Other calves stand off to the side of the pen; Victoria County, Texas.
Date: July 12, 1916
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

Bug hunters['] camp [at] Circle Bayou

Description: Photograph of a campsite at Circle Bayou in Victoria County. A man sits on a camp stool in a wooded area. A tent and buggy stand in the background. A body of water is behind the campsite.
Date: March 23, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

Building in Port O'Connor, Texas

Description: Photograph of construction work in Port O'Connor,Texas, located in southern Calhoun County. The town was established in 1909 on land formerly owned by Thomas M. O'Connor.
Date: March 25, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

Carl Allnoch

Description: Photograph of a young child, Carl Allnoch, toddling away from the camera.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

Carl Allnoch

Description: Photograph of a young child, Carl Allnoch, sitting on a porch step.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

Carl Allnoch

Description: Photograph of a young child, Carl Allnoch, standing in a fenced yard in Victoria, Texas. Behind him are two buildings, one has a painted sign on the side of the building advertising Capadura 5 cent cigars.
Date: December 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

Carl Allnock and nurse

Description: Photograph of a woman holding a child. They are sitting on porch steps. The child is Carl M. Allnoch. The woman is identified as a nurse (probably the child's nanny).
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

Carl M. Allnoch on Rupley grape vine

Description: Photograph of a young child, Carl M. Allnoch, sitting on a large wooden vine that winds from a tree to the ground. He is the son of Rebecca (Mitchell) and Fred J. Allnoch. He is the grandson of J. D. and Agnes Martha (Ward) Mitchell.
Date: February 2, 1911
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

Catholic cemetery

Description: Photograph of a tombstone in a Catholic cemetery, Victoria, Texas. The inscription reads "Our Beloved Daughter Teresa M. Fossati Born April 5, 1887 Died September 9, 1905 Gone But Not Forgotten." The tombstone is a statue of an angel holding a cross.
Date: 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

Cattle all in the corral: Shut the gate

Description: Photograph of a large herd of cattle inside a corral. A half-dozen cowboys on horseback are outside the corral, apparently having herded the cattle in.
Date: June 22, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

Cattle at Circle Bayou

Description: Photograph of cattle standing in a pasture at Circle Bayou. A body of water is in the background.
Date: January 17, 1911
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

Cattle turning back in dipping vat

Description: Photograph of cattle that have been herded into a dipping vat for treatment for ticks. Some have tried to turn back for the entrance. The caption says that two of them drowned.
Date: June 22, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

Circle Bayou

Description: Photograph of three men sitting at a table eating. They are at a campsite at Circle Bayou.
Date: January 20, 1911
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph