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Daniel, Nevil, and Carl on a cottonwood stump

Description: Photograph of three children named Daniel, Nevil, and Carl standing on the stump of a cottonwood tree in a wooded area. They are the children of Fred J. and Rebecca (Mitchell) Allnoch.
Date: February 2, 1911
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

A dead giant

Description: Photograph of a dead tree, still standing.
Date: February 21, 1913
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

[Deer kill at Faries Ranch, Maverick County, Texas]

Description: Photograph of killed deer hung on a pole that is propped between a cistern stand and a tree. Lying on the ground is other game, possibly wild hogs. In the background is fencing. The scene is at Faries Ranch, Maverick County, Texas.
Date: December 30, 1915
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

Dinner at Guadalupe, returning from bug hunting trip to Calhoun County

Description: Photograph of an unidentified man standing near the back of a two-horse buggy. In his hand is a cup he is lifting to drink from. The back of the buggy is a chuck wagon, with what is probably a hinged board for a work table and compartments for storage of supplies. The front of the buggy, where the riders sit, has an umbrella for covering. In the distance behind the man can be seen several housing structures and a body of water.
Date: March 27, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

Dr. Kirkham at Placido [Texas]

Description: Photograph of Dr. Kirkham standing in foreground of train depot. People stand behind him; two of them are on crutches. A sign hanging over the doorway of the building reads, "Wells Fargo & Co. Express". The photograph caption identifies the location as Placido [sic]. Placedo is in Victoria County, Texas.
Date: 191?
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

Entrance to Welder's dipping vat

Description: Photograph of a wooden loading chute leading into a dipping vat where cattle were treated for ticks at J. F. Welder Ranch.
Date: January 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

Evergreen Cemetery

Description: Photograph of the Thomas N. and Mollie (Reeves) Fleming family monument at Evergreen Cemetery, Victoria, Texas. T. N. Fleming came to Texas and Victoria County in 1849.
Date: 191?
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

Farmers at Tivoli [in] Refugio County

Description: Photograph of a group of men standing in front of wagons and materials stacked on the ground beyond the wagons. One man is standing on top of one of the wagons. The stacked materials look to be sticks of wood. Tall stakes in the ground help to hold these materials in place. The men are unidentified as farmers in Tivoli Texas.
Date: August 13, 1910
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph

Figs

Description: Photograph of figs arranged in two glass bowls.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Item Type: Photograph