117 Matching Results

Search Results

Advanced search parameters have been applied.

[Photograph of John Ben Shepperd Talking to Young Man]

Description: Photograph of an older middle-aged man in a dark suit and tie on the left, facing a young man in a dark suit and tie on the right. The older man, who has graying hair, is sitting down, while the other man, who has medium-colored, wavy hair, bends down to look at him. There is a wood wall directly behind the two men, with the edges of two straw blinds visible at the edges of either side of the photo. The left shoulder of a light-colored suit jacket is visible at the bottom right of the photo.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

[Photograph of Man Signing Documents with Men Looking On]

Description: Photograph of a middle-aged man in a dark suit, sitting behind a desk and holding a document in his hands. Three other middle-aged men in dark business suits stand behind him, looking over his shoulder at the document. All four men are wearing circular badges reading, "Welcome to Odessa, Texas," on their lapels. On the desk in front of the man, there are piles of paper, books, folders, and a pen holder. There is a piece of paper framed in a dark, thin picture frame and a dark, rectangular sign with light text on the wall behind the men.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

[Photograph of John Ben Shepperd Receiving Civic Service Award]

Description: Photograph of a middle-aged man with light, graying hair and dark eyebrows, holding the edge of a large wood and metal plaque with his left hand and shaking another man's hand (under the plaque) with his right hand. The other man has dark hair, is smiling, and is looking into the camera. Both men, pictured from the waist up, are wearing dark suit jackets with dark ties. In the background, the room is dark, and the top of a cabinet is visible just between the two men. The plaque has images of tall towers etched into the metal plate on the front, as well as text reading, "Civic Service Award."
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

[Photograph of John Ben Shepperd Gesturing from Podium]

Description: Photograph of a middle-aged man with graying, receding hair and dark eyebrows, wearing a dark suit, behind a tall wooden podium with a microphone on a stand. In his left hand, the man is holding out a large piece of paper with fold lines and small pictures of Texas Historical markers on it. He is standing in front of a multi-pane window covered on either side by tall curtains. Behind him and to the right, a man in a dark three-piece suit is sitting down, while behind him and to the left, the shoulder of a sequined suit jacket is seen at the bottom left corner of the photo.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

[Photograph of John Ben Shepperd and Unidentified Man]

Description: Photograph of two older, middle-aged men in suits standing together looking at each other. The man on the left is wearing a dark suit with a dark, thin tie, has graying hair and dark eyebrows, and a small, circular pin at the bottom of his tie. The man on the right has light hair, dark-rimmed glasses, a medium-colored suit, and a dark-colored tie. In the dark, out-of-focus background, long tables with dining sets are just visible behind the men.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

[Photograph of John Ben Shepperd with Group]

Description: Photograph of a group of three men in dark suits and two women in knee-length dresses, standing in a line in front of a stone wall. The group is arranged so that there are two men on the outside with the third man in between the two women. The man on the far left has a short, bushy, graying beard, while the man on the far right is taller than the rest of the group. The woman on the left is wearing round glasses, while the woman on the right is wearing fishnet stockings under her dress, which has a geometric pattern on it. Behind the group, there is a close-up image of a map of a building on a large board, propped up on a short wooden easel, while the corner of a short wooden desk visible at the bottom left of the photo.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

[Photograph of John Ben Shepperd with Two People]

Description: Photograph of two middle-aged men in dark business suits and a middle-aged woman with short auburn hair and glasses, all standing together outside on a grassy lawn. The woman, who is standing on the right of the men, is wearing a long-sleeve red dress under a long white cape, with white gloves and a white purse. The two men are shaking hands, and the one on the left is turned to the left, to face the other man. In the background, there are several other adults in suits and coats, and the blue sky stretches out above a light-colored building.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

[Photograph of Large Group Gathered Under Flags]

Description: Photograph of a large group of adult men and women in business formal attire standing in a high-ceiling room with colorful coats of arms flags hanging from two strings above them. Behind the large group, there is a large blue board with photos and images on it propped up. Just in front of the group, at the left, there is a small rectangular table covered by a white tablecloth, with a metal canister, cups, and saucers on top. A woman in a red shirt is picking up a cup from the table, while a person in a blue shirt stands just behind the table. The backs of the heads of another group of people are visible at the bottom edge of the photo.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

[Photograph of John Ben Shepperd and Two People]

Description: Photograph of two older middle-aged men in dark business suits standing together behind a table, at which a middle-aged woman in a dark, short-sleeve top, with short, wavy, dark hair is sitting. The man on the left has light, fuzzy hair and is wearing a plaid-patterned suit jacket, while the other man has shiny, graying hair and dark eyebrows. The two are standing in the concave corner of a room with a straw blind hanging down over the right wall, while the other wall is made of large planks of wood. The woman has a hooked nose and is wearing a long string necklace of beads. A wood chair is visible just in front of the two men, and on the table, which is just barely visible at the bottom left of the photo, there are two clear drinking glasses and a small plate of food.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

[Photograph of John Ben Shepperd on the Phone]

Description: Photograph of three men gathered around the left and back sides of a tall rectangular table, which has three rotary telephones on it. The men are each holding a telephone receiver in their right hands, and are using their left hands to write on notepads or dial the telephone. The closest man is wearing a dark suit with a small name-tag on his right lapel, the next closest man is wearing a dark plaid suit, and the man at the far end of the table is wearing a light-colored short sleeve dress shit with a dark plaid tie. The closest man, who is an older middle-aged man, is also holding a cigar in his right hand with one finger. In the background, there are many cords plugged into sockets on a tall piece of sound equipment in the back wall, while two other men in dark suits stand in the back left.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

[Photograph of John J. O'Connell at Podium]

Description: Photograph of a middle-aged man in a dark suit, with a dark tie and a name-tag on his suit jacket pocket, standing behind a wood podium with a microphone attached to it. The man has dark, graying hair, a clean-shaven face, and a ring on the ring-finger of his left hand. The man is standing his body angled towards the left of the camera, and he is just slightly gesturing with his left hand. Behind him is a wall covered on the top half by vine-patterned wallpaper and on the bottom half by medium-colored wood paneling. There is a message handwritten in script on the front of the photo, signed by John J. O'Connell.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

[Photograph of John Ben Shepperd with Plaque]

Description: Photograph of a middle-aged man with dark hair, dark eyebrows, and a watch on his left wrist, wearing a dark suit and standing next to a light-colored wall with wood-paneling halfway down. There is a wood and metal-plated plaque hanging from the wall, at the same height as the man's head, which bears etched text in the metal plate with signatures at the bottom. The man is touching the bottom of the plaque with the thumb and index finger of his left hand and the right side of the plaque with the fingers of his right hand. There is a small stamp on the back of the photograph indicating the name of the photo's printer.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

[Photograph of John Ben Shepperd Looking at Picture]

Description: Photograph of a middle-aged man with dark hair and eyebrows, wearing a suit with striped tie, standing beside a wall with wood paneling halfway down the wall, his body angled to the left. His right hand is touching the bottom right corner of a thin metal frame hanging on the wall, at about the same height as the man's head. Inside the picture frame, there is an illuminated text with floral illustration.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

[Photograph of Group of Men in Suits]

Description: Photograph of a group of six middle-aged and older-middle aged men in suits, standing together in a semi-circle in the small lobby of a casual restaurant with wood and stucco walls. Three of the men, the two on the outside and one nearly-bald man in the middle right, are wearing glasses. The two men on the far left are holding cigarettes in between the fingers of their right hands. Behind them is a counter with a glass display case at the front, a flower pot on top, and a window in the wall behind. There are a few small advertisement signs on the back wall, and behind the man on the far left.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

Well done, Mr. Shepperd

Description: Clipping of an article in The Waco News-Tribune about Texas attorney general John Ben Shepperd and his accomplishments, while in office, for the state of Texas. The article addresses Shepperd's foil of a "Communist inspired plot". It also elaborates on Shepperd's staff and his accomplishments on "a staggering amount of legal labor expended on behalf of the people of Texas." There is an emphasis at the end of the return of unused budget money to the state treasury, a show of his "efficiency" while in office.
Date: January 22, 1954
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Waggoner Carr

Description: Photograph of Texas Attorney General Waggoner Carr holding a sign saying "DRIVE SAFELY CARR FOR U.S. SENATE", standing next to a line of women dressed in pinstriped aprons holding signs.
Date: 1966
Creator: Cochran, Jimmy W.
Partner: Midwestern State University