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Nymphaea lutea, "Water Chinkapin"

Description: Still life photograph of Nymphaea lutea, or water chinquapin, arranged in jars, sitting on a table. A pocket knife is on the table. Water chinquapin is an aquatic perennial with large pale yellow flowers and circular leaves. In addition, the fruiting receptacle cradles fruits which resemble seeds. The plant is found in the Coastal Bend Region of Texas.
Date: July 15, 1913
Creator: Mitchell, J. D.
Partner: Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

[Tree in a Boulder]

Description: Photograph of a tree growing through a boulder, with the boulder cracked midway. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says, "Tree splits a granite boulder near Marble Falls, TX, Llano County 1879."
Date: 1879
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Close up of a dandelion]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photograph of a dandelion taken in our backyard in Farminton Hills, Michigan. The image has gone through a process that my father called "Impro" a technique that removed midtones from the final image. There are a dozen or more examples of Impros in this collection. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark, HBSS
Date: 19uu
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Washington County Bottling Corporation]

Description: Photograph of the Washington County Bottling Corporation plant number one. The plant is a large brick building on the corner of a block. The company name is painted across the top of the right side, and a there is a large sign that says "Drink Keen Drinks, Keen Drinks Satisfy." There is a man standing in the door, and bottles are visible through the window.
Date: unknown
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Banana Trees

Description: Photograph (copy) of "Banana (sic.) Trees" as written in black across the top of the photograph. Banana trees are confined to mainly the center to the right side of the photo. Other trees and grasses can be seen in foreground and background. A dirt street can be seen in the far left corner. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum