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[W. Lee O'Daniel at Barbecue]

Description: Photograph of W. Lee O'Daniel standing next to a fire pit, holding a long broom on the meat on the grate in one hand, and a two-pronged fork in the other. There is a bucket on the ground to the right, and several buildings and a tree in the background.
Date: January 21, 1941
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Grapevine, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the Grapevine, Texas fire department. The shield-shaped patch has a black background and light blue edging. "Grapevine Fire Dept." is written in yellow along the top and bottom of the patch. A light blue Florian Cross appears in the center of the patch and contains the image of a "fire scramble."
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Dallas, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the Dallas, Texas fire department. The semicircular patch has a dark blue background and yellow edging. "Dallas Fire Dept." is written across the top and bottom of the patch in yellow. A red cross in the center bears the initials "DFD."
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[San Antonio, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the San Antonio, Texas fire department. The triangular patch has a dark blue background and yellow edging. A red cross with white borders occupies most of the space. "San Antonio Fire Dept." is written in yellow across the top and bottom edges. The yellow image of a "fire scramble" appears in the center of the cross.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Houston, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the Houston, Texas fire department. The patch has yellow edging, a blue outer background, and an inner background that is partially pale blue and partially the blue, white, and red of a Texas flag. "Houston Fire-EMS Rescue" is written along the outer edge in yellow. The flag background contains a yellow illustration of a skyline. The light blue background contains a white Florian Cross. The top point of this cross contains "1838," the left point contains a Star of Life, the bottom point contains a hazardous material symbol, and the right point contains a hook and ladder. An illustration of Texas appears in the center of the cross.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Schertz, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the Schertz, Texas fire department. The patch is shield-shaped with a brick red background and yellow wording, images, and edging. "Schertz Texas" is written across the top and bottom of the patch. A Florian Cross in the center contains the words "Fire Rescue" in its top and bottom points and "F. D." in its left and right points. A "fire scramble" appears in the center of the cross.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Little Elm, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the Little Elm, Texas fire department. The cross shaped patch has a red background and black, yellow, and black edging. "Member Little Elm Fire Dept." is written in black across the points. The center contains a yellow image of a "fire scramble."
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Pantego, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the Pantego, Texas fire department. The cross shaped patch has a light blue background and dark blue edging. "Pantego Fire Dept." is written across the vertical points, while the horizontal points contain red images of fire equipment. "Tarrant County" and "Texas" appears in a ring on the inside of the patch and are separated by yellow stars. Inside of this ring is the image of a Star of Life.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Weatherford, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the Weatherford, Texas fire department. The patch is shaped like a Florian Cross with a dark blue background, yellow borders, a red circle around its center, and yellow edging. "Fire Dept." is written in yellow across the top and bottom points. Crossed fire axes appear in the left point. A ladder and hook appear in the right point. "City of Weatherford Est. 1858" is written in yellow inside of the red circle. The center of the cross bears a yellow image of Texas with a W colored like the Texas state flag.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[San Antonio, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the South Padre Island, Texas fire department. The shield-shaped patch has a navy blue background and yellow edging. "San Antonio Fire Dept." is written across the top and bottom of the patch. A red Florian Cross with white borders occupies the middle. A yellow "fire scramble" of equipment appears in the center of the cross.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Taylor, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the Taylor, Texas fire department. The cross shaped patch has a brick red points and yellow lettering and edging. "Taylor Texas Fire Dept." is written across the points of the cross. The center of this cross contains the image of a "fire scramble" on a blue background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Saratoga, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the Saratoga, Texas fire department. The rectangular patch has red edging and a red and blue background. "Saratoga Fire Dept." is written in black above and below the inner blue background, which is diagonally bisected by a red line. The left side of of this divide bears the image of the state of Texas, while the right side bears the image of a red and white Florian Cross with the word "Member" in its center.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Plano, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the Plano, Texas fire department. The triangular patch has a dark blue background with yellow edging. "Plano Fire Dept." is written in yellow along the top and bottom edges of the patch. A circle containing the image of a fire helmet, hatchet, ladder, nozzle, and pike appears in the center.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Ponderosa, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the Ponderosa, Texas fire department. The shield-shaped patch has a dark blue background and yellow edging. "Ponderosa Fire Dept." is written along the top in yellow, with a grey line underneath. "Houston Texas" is written in red on either side of a fire helmet atop a cross pike, hatchet, and ladder. A red image of Texas appears on the bottom with "Est. 1972" written in grey and a blue star over the Houston area.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Cleveland, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the Cleveland, Texas fire department. The circular patch has a white background, red edging, and contains a red cross. "Fire Dept." is written in white inside of the vertical points. The horizontal points contain illustrations of a fire hydrant, ladder, and hook. "Cleveland" is written in the center.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[L. C. E. Volunteer Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the L. C. E. volunteer fire department with a white background and black edging. "L. C. E. Volunteer Fire Dept." is written in black across the top and bottom of the shield-shaped patch. The red and black image of a fire truck appears in the center.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Lago Vista, Texas Fire Control Patch]

Description: Patch from the Lago Vista, Texas fire control. The wedge-shaped patch has a black background and yellow edging. "Lago Vista Travis County Texas ESD 1" is written around the edges. There is a red cross with yellow borders in the center of the patch. "Fire Rescue" is written across the vertical points. The horizontal points contain illustrations of fire equipment. The center of the cross is made up of a Star of Life. Flames rise up behind the cross.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Conroe, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the Conroe, Texas fire department. The shield-shaped patch has a light blue background with dark blue edging. "Conroe Fire" is written across the top and bottom edges of the patch in red. A yellow illustration of Texas in the center contains images of oil platforms, a wooded lake, and a red star indicating Conroe's location. A red C, white D, and blue F appear in the upper left corner.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Deer Park, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the Deer Park, Texas fire department. The shield-shaped patch has a black background with red and gold edging. "Deer Park Fire Dept." is written in gold across the top and bottom of the patch. A Florian Cross in the center of the patch has golden points connected by a red circle. "Texas" is written in the lower point. A grey bird flies in front of the top point which has an American and a Texas flag projecting upward. The center of the patch bears a silver star surrounded by a golden laurel.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Girls Holding Stickers]

Description: Photograph of eight girls at a campaign stop, holding stickers that have W. Lee O'Daniel's name on them.
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McAllen Public Library

[Harrison County, Texas Firefighters Association Patch]

Description: Patch from the Harrison County, Texas Firefighters Association. The round patch has a yellow background and edging. "Harrison County Firefighters Assoc." is written in black on an outer ring. An inner circle has a light blue background and contains a red and yellow firefighter's cross with the image of a fire helmet, hatchet, ladder, nozzle, and pike at its center.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[La Porte, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the La Porte, Texas fire department. The Florian Cross shaped patch has a white background, blue edging, and red lettering and images. "La Porte Texas" is written in the top and bottom points, and "Fire Dept." is written in the middle. A fire hydrant appears in the left point, while a crossed hook and ladder appears in the right point.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Lubbuck County, Texas EMS Patch]

Description: Patch from the Alamo, Texas fire department. The shield-shaped patch has a blue background and red edging. "Lubbock County Hospital District EMS" is written along the top edge. "Lubbock Texas" is written across the lower edges. In the center of the patch is a white image of Texas with a gold star over the Lubbock area and a Start of Life over the eastern half of the state.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas