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Cottonwood tree in road near Wharton Texas

Description: Photograph of a cow standing in front of a tall cottonwood tree that is growing in the middle of a dirt road in a rural farming community near Wharton Texas. A few small wood houses are in the background. Signs hang on the tree trunk; one sign reads "HUB Dry Good Co. for the Best Dry Goods".
Date: June 30, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.

'Cow kids,' Victoria

Description: Photograph of two boys standing on each side of a cow. One boy is pulling on the cow's tail. The other boy has his left hand on the cow's back. Both boys are looking at the camera. They are dressed in suit coats with knickers and long socks and wearing caps. In the background is a horse. The animals and boys are inside a fenced area. Beyond the fence, a two-story house stands in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.

Daniel and Carl Allnoch

Description: Photograph of two children, Carl M. and Joseph Daniel Allnoch,sitting on the steps of a porch. They are the children of Fred J. and Rebecca (Mitchell) Allnoch and the grandchildren of J. D. and Agnes Martha (Ward) Mitchell.
Date: 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.

Daniel, Lafayette, and Neville

Description: Photograph of a man holding a young boy on his shoulders while a child sits on the young boy's shoulder. The caption on the photo identifies them as Daniel, Lafayette, and Neville (but does not identify which is which). Lafayette may be Lafayette Ward Mitchell, youngest son of J. D. and Agnes(Ward) Mitchell. Daniel and Nevill may be Daniel and Nevil Allnoch, sons of Fred J. and Rebecca (Mitchell) Allnoch. In background are houses or businesses and a horse and buggy.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.