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[Street car, Matamoros, Mexico]

Description: Postcard of a streetcar drawn by a mule or donkey. The streetcar is being pulled along a track in the center of a street that is bordered by buildings. The picture shows Matamoros, Mexico across the border from Brownsville, Texas. There is a letter on the back of the postcard addressed to "Miss Maria Sanchy" from "E. M." that reads, "Ni la ausencia y la distancia, ni el tiempo de no [v]erte; por ningunas sircustancias he de dejar de quererte, yours for ever." (Loosely: "Neither the absence and the distance, nor the time since I have seen you; under no circumstances have I stopped loving you.")
Date: August 14, 1911
Partner: Laredo Public Library

[A Mule-Drawn Trash Wagon]

Description: Photograph of Francisco "Frank" Castro driving his mule-drawn trash wagon in downtown Taylor. One of Taylor's most popular businessmen, when Castro had to convert to tractor power, he did so reluctantly. Castro and his wife, Helen Fuentes Castro, raised five children in Taylor. Mr. Castro was the only trash collector for businesses in Taylor from 1935 to 1952. He supported his family and neighborhood during the depression.
Date: 1940
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Photograph of Group on Stairs Leading to Wagon]

Description: Photograph of a group of men in suits standing on wooden stairs, leading down from the covered porch of a brick building. In front of the building, a wagon hitched to a horse or mule carries another man in a suit and two women in dark, long dresses holding an umbrella. A rudimentary wooden fence in the background borders a wooded area.
Date: [1900..1929]
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Photograph of Group of People and Buggy]

Description: Photograph of a group of men, women, and children standing and sitting to the right of a small buggy in a fenced-in corral. The men are wearing dark suits, while the women are wearing long skirts and blouses. Beyond the fence is a wooded area full of tall, thin trees.
Date: [1900..1929]
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Photograph of a Small Boy Driving a Goat-Cart]

Description: Photograph of a small boy sitting on a two-wheel cart, holding the reins to a large goat. The goat has long, light-colored hair and two long horns, and is attached to the cart. The boy has short hair and is wearing a small coat with a large collage, shorts, tights, and lace-up boots. The cart is parked right alongside a house with wood siding, and there is a wooden fence behind the cart.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Photograph of Little Boy on a Goat Cart]

Description: Photograph of a little boy in a short-sleeved gown, sitting with a small dog (real or stuffed) on the seat of a four-wheeled cart and holding reins. The cart is hooked up to a shaggy, curly-haired goat with slightly curved horns. The little boy is grimacing at the camera and has light, middle-parted hair. Behind the cart, there is a large bush to the left, a picket fence to the right, and, in the distant background, a yard, and the corner of a house. On the back of the photo are handwritten notes about the photo, including one that identifies the boy as Charlie Francis Williams.
Date: 1919~
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Photograph of Covered Wagons on Street]

Description: Photograph of a small group of four covered wagons pulled by two teams of animals down a street (away from the camera). On the left side of the street, a group of trees partially obscures a two-story brick building and telephone poles, while further down the street, there are other horse-drawn buggies and carts. A handwritten note at the bottom of the photograph indicates the photo was taken during the early 1900s. The photo has been mounted on a piece of paper not much larger than the photo itself.
Date: unknown
Partner: Patrick Heath Public Library

Sleigh-Runner.

Description: Patent for sleigh runner that is easily attached or detached from a vehicle wheel. It is composed of a minimum number of parts and is inexpensive to manufacture. Includes instructions and illustrations.
Date: November 18, 1913
Creator: McGaughy, George C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Group of ducks exit Mulberry Creek]

Description: Photograph of a herd of ducks leaving a small stream of water in the foreground. There is a man on a horse drawn wagon in the background. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Ducks are exiting Mulberry Creek as it wanders through the Jack Daniel's Hollow in Lynchburg Tennessee. A Jack Daniel's warehouse can bee seen in the upper right hand corner.Photograph of a herd of ducks leaving a small stream of water in the foreground. There is a man on a horse drawn wagon in the background. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Ducks are exiting Mulberry Creek as it wanders through the Jack Daniel's Hollow in Lynchburg Tennessee. A Jack Daniel's warehouse can bee seen in the upper right hand corner. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS.
Date: 19uu
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections