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[Alamo Lumber Co.]

Description: Photograph of a building labeled "Alamo Lumber Co. Office" in Wilson County, Texas. A water tower is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Alec Ormand

Description: Photograph of Mr Alec Ormand on the night of the Butler's dance. Mr. Ormand appears to be quite young. He is wearing a three piece suit, white shirt and tie and a watch fob. In his left hand, he holds a thin cane or walking stick. His a felt hat is hanging from a fence post to his left. His right fist rests on his hip with his elbow cocked. This appears to be a posed photograph by a professional photographer. At the bottom of the photo are the words "Barr B San Antonio Texas", which may be the photographer's logo. His hair is dark and slicked back and he looks quite dapper.
Date: 1892/12/01
Creator: Barr Photographs
Item Type: Photograph

Alledo School

Description: Photograph of children in front of school house. Pictured in photo are left to right: Top Row; Clara Kinsey, Verna Teague, Gussie Cox, Emma Kinsey 2nd Row; Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Alfonso Grassel, Garvey Odom, Bryan Teague, Euclid Peavey 3rd Row: Edith Teague, Unknown, Bessie Cox, Etwell Peavy 4th Row; Arthur Smith, Unknown, Raymond Peavy, Vincent Grassell
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Annie Dial Home

Description: Photograph of white frame house with two front side porches. A small child is sitting in a stroller in front of the steps going to the porch on the left.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Antonio A. Rodriguez Hotel

Description: Photograph of two-story frame building with large wrap-around poches on bothe levels. A man is standing on left side of lower porch and a woman is standing on right side of lower porch.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Asa Fuller, Sheriff 1961-1980

Description: Portrait of Asa Fuller, sheriff of Wilson County, Texas, seated behind a desk. He is leaning back in an office chair with his left leg crossed over his right knee and he is smoking a cigarette; his badge is visible in his breast pocket. There is an ashtray on the desk in front of him, as well as a folded newspaper and various other documents. Handwritten text on the back of the photograph says: "Asa G. Fuller, 1961-1980." and "WCHS prop., donated by Sherriff [sic] 'Pete' Bauman, Nov. 1990."
Date: 1961/1980
Item Type: Photograph

[Bank Vault Door]

Description: Photograph of a rusty open vault door at the old bank building in Sutherland Springs, Texas. A person is partially visible to the left.
Date: January 17, 2005
Item Type: Photograph

[Barker-Huebinger House]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of the Barker-Huebinger House in Wilson County, Texas. Trees, a Texas Historical Commission plaque, a wrought iron fence, and two flags on a pole are visible in front of the building.
Date: unknown
Creator: Grammer, Shirley
Item Type: Photograph

Bathing Pool, Bath house and Pavillion

Description: Artist rendering of the bathing pool, bath house and pavillion that opened for operation in 1910. The drawing features large buildings, a fresh water pool and the tree lined stream.
Date: 1910
Item Type: Photograph

[Beall Cemetery]

Description: Photograph of headstones at the Beall Cemetery in LaVernia, Texas. Trees are visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Grammer, Shirley
Item Type: Photograph

[The Beer Warehouse]

Description: Photograph of the Beer Warehouse building in Floresville, Texas. A long zig zagging wooden railing leads to the front door.
Date: unknown
Creator: Grammer, Shirley
Item Type: Photograph

Blue Bonnet Courts

Description: Photograph of a park with Pecan trees, tables and benches. Small cabins can be seen in the background. Label on photograph says Pecan Park.
Date: 1933
Item Type: Photograph

Boy Scouts at Mission de las Cabras

Description: First boy scout troop of Floresville at the Mission de las Cabras practicing their first aid skills. In the doorway is a balck faced sheep. The mission rock wall can be seen in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Boy Scouts with Banners]

Description: Photograph of a group of boy scouts and their scout master posing with several banners. Those in the back row are Elbert Franklin, Howard McDaniel, Dale McKenzie, Charlie Culpepper, Frank Woolsey, Henry Timberlake, and Louie McNeil. Those in the front row are Henry Lee Dennis, Charlie Cockrell, Roy Seale, Terrell Toone, scout master W. H. Butler, Jesse Franklin, and Webb Carnes.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

The "Bradwin" Farm

Description: Photograph of frame house with porch extending across the front. Two women are sitting in chairs on the porch; two children are sitting on the steps of the porch; a man is leaning against the porch on the right side. Trees are on both side of the house with a barn in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Brick House on 1st Street]

Description: Photograph of the large two-story house of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Lindley, on 1st Street in Floresville, Texas. There are yellow flowers in the yard, and tree branches are visible in the foreground.
Date: July 3, 2010
Creator: Liles, Maurine
Item Type: Photograph
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[Bridge at McAlister Crossing]

Description: Photograph of the Mueller Bridge at the McAlister Crossing in Sutherland Springs, Texas. Trees are visible in the foreground.
Date: January 2004
Creator: Grammer, Shirley
Item Type: Photograph

[Bruins Ranch Cemetery]

Description: Photograph of flowers in front of four headstones and a cross at the Bruins Ranch Cemetery in Wilson County, Texas. A fence and a building are visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph