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[A portrait of Willie Wedell & John Anizan]

Description: A formal portrait of two men. The man on the left, identified on the back as Willie Wedell, is sitting on a stool. The man on the right, identified as John Anizan, is standing with his right hand resting on the other man's left shoulder. Both men are dressed in two-piece dark suits with white dress shirts and bowties. Their jackets are open. John Anizan wears a pocket watch clipped to his jacket lapel and a pen or pencil in his jacket pocket. On the back of the postcard is written: "Dear Sister This Picture was taken when I come from worke Dont I look bored I got fired last night and put Back to work again Wel BYBY Wm. J. Wedell." The postcard is stamped "Savannah Photo Co. 24 E. Broughton Savannah Ga." It is addressed to Mrs. A. Pike Texas City Texas. The card is postmark stamped: "May 28 1913 5 - PM Savannah Ga." Written in ink over the back of the postcard are " X John Anizan brother of Tony" and "X Willie Wedell."
Date: May 28, 1913
Creator: Savannah Photo Co.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

[Postcard from Rose Chamberlin to Junia Roberts Osterhout, May 23, 1913]

Description: Postcard from Rose Chamberlin to Junia Roberts Osterhout. The front has a photo of a man and women standing by a horse drawn carriage. The woman is standing with one hand on the seat of the carriage and is wearing a white dress and a white hat. The man is standing beside her with a hand on his hat and is wearing a white shirt, tie, and slacks. In the background are branches and leaves that cover the sky. On the back, Rose wrote to decline Junia's invitation somewhere.
Date: May 23, 1913
Creator: Osterhout, Junia
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center

The Corral, Volume 6, Number 8, May, 1913

Description: The Corral literary journal of Simmons College includes editorials and notes regarding societies and happenings within the school as well as original creative fiction, poetry, and jokes.
Date: May 1913
Creator: Simmons College
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from C. B. Wade to Paul Osterhout, May 29, 1913]

Description: Letter from C. B. Wade to Paul Osterhout. The letterhead reads that it was from the City National Bank. Wade wrote Paul to inform him of a telegram from John Jeremiah Osterhout's wife about her husband's death. She requested money for funeral arrangements and Wade had it sent to her.
Date: May 29, 1913
Creator: Wade, C. S.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center

[Longview Seventh Grade Class]

Description: Photograph of Miss McCord's 7th grade class at Longview High School in Longview, Texas. The students are sitting and standing on the front steps of a brick building.
Date: May 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

Children in Front Yard

Description: Copy negative of little Blanche and Vera Connell in the yard at OB Ranch in Gail, Texas. The baby is sitting in a chair and the other child is standing on the right holding a piece of a plant. There is a small buggy behind them and a fence around the yard.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Funeral Program for Julius Caesar Echols, Sr., May 24, 2005]

Description: Funeral program for Julius Caesar (PaPa) Echols, Sr., born May 25, 1913 and died May 19, 2005. The funeral was held May 24, 2005 at Greater Corinth Baptist Church, officiated by Dr. Carl Johnson. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: May 24, 2005
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[An Easter Egg hunt at the Davison home in 1913]

Description: At least six children of varying ages look for Easter eggs on the lawn at the Davison home. Six men, dressed in dark suits, and one woman wearing a white shirtwaist and long white skirt stand near the children watching. The woman holds an infant. Two of the children hold baskets. On the back of the photograph is written: "1913".
Date: 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

[Funeral Program for Raymond E. Johnson, August 4, 1994]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Raymond E. Johnson, born May 23, 1913 and died July 30, 1994. The funeral was held Thursday, August 4, 1994 at Sutton-Sutton Mortuary Chapel, officiated by Reverend Jodie Mitchell. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary and he was buried in Southern Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: August 4, 1994
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Edward E. Hill, July 28, 1993]

Description: Funeral program for Edward E. Hill. born May 14, 1913 and died July 25, 1993. The funeral was held July 28, 1993 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Grant M. Hawkins. The funeral arrangements were made through the Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: July 28, 1993
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for E. J. Martin, November 12, 2007]

Description: Funeral program for Rev. E. J. Martin, born May 29, 1913 and died November 2, 2007. The funeral was held Monday, November 12, 2007 at Friendship Baptist Church, officiated by Dr. A. Louis Patterson. Funeral arrangements were made through Carter-Taylor-Williams Mortuary and he was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: November 12, 2007
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Airplane and crew of 1st Aero Squadron]

Description: A pilot and a copilot in uniforms and helmets sit in the cockpit of a bi-plane standing in a field. In front of the plane, 8 other soldiers in uniform and a civilian in white shirt and bow tie stand posed facing the camera.The third soldier from the right is resting his arm on part of the airplanes framework, and holding one of the structural supports. In the background are some large tents and two soldiers. "Wright C., SC-16 "Trainer," with Lts. Thomas D. Milling, instructor and Fred Seydel student, Texas City, Texas, May 1913. The 'C" was a larger, heavier version of the 'B', and had fixed vertical stabilizers (Blinkers) in front for additional stability. SC-16 was flown to Houston and back by Lt. Kirtland with Sgt. Idzorek, mechanic, 12 May 1913. It was transferred to San Diego in June 1913, however, a cracked crankcase prevented it from flying. There were no spare 50 h.p. engines, thus preventing his 'C' from joining the rest of hte Wright 'C's.' (USAF Museum photo) - from "1st Aero Squadron in Texas City, Texas" by Douglas E. Edwards in Over The Front, Vol. 13, No. 2, Summer 1998, p. 129, published by the League of WWI Aviation Historians.
Date: May 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

[Airplane and crew of 1st Aero Squadron]

Description: A pilot and copilot in uniform and helmets sit in the cockpit of a bi-plane sitting in a field. Seven other soldiers in uniform and one civilian man dressed in white shirt and bow tie stand in front of the airplane. Wording on photo front with a line drawn to the pilot (the leftmost person in the cockpit): "Milling". "Wright C., SC-16 Trainer," with Lts. Thomas D. Milling, instructor and Fred Seydel student, Texas City, Texas, May 1913. The 'C" was a larger, heavier version of the 'B', and had fixed vertical stabilizers (Blinkers) in front for additional stability. SC-16 was flown to Houston and back by Lt. Kirtland with Sgt. Idzorek, mechanic, 12 March 1913. It was transferred to San Diego in June 1913, however, a cracked crankcase prevented it from flying. There were no spare 50 h.p. engines, thus preventing this 'C' from joining the rest of the Wright 'C's." (USAF Museum photo)."
Date: May 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

[Woman's Wednesday Club Minutes, 1912-1913]

Description: Minutes from weekly meetings of the Woman's Wednesday Club of Fort Worth, Texas, containing club business, motions, and events. Includes a booklet with club information and bylaws.
Date: 1912-10/1913-05
Creator: Woman's Wednesday Club
Item Type: Book
Partner: Tarrant County Archives

The Abilene Daily Reporter, Volume 17, Number 109

Description: May 6, 1913 issue of The Abilene Daily Reporter, including several articles. The headline reads, "Reply of the Abilene County Seat Committee to the Article of Mr. T.B. Holliday, Which is Printed in Today's Reporter."
Date: May 6, 1913
Item Type: Newspaper
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

The Abilene Daily Reporter, Volume 17, Number 109

Description: Copy of the May 6, 1913 issue of The Abilene Daily Reporter, including several articles. The headline reads, "Reply of the Abilene County Seat Committee to the Article of Mr. T.B. Holliday, Which is Printed in Today's Reporter."
Date: May 6, 1913
Item Type: Newspaper
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Funeral Program for Rhea Sanders, April 15, 2001]

Description: Funeral program for Sister Rhea Sanders, born May 29, 1913 and died March 31, 2001. The funeral was held April 15, 2001 at St. Paul United Methodist Church, officiated by Reverend Terrence K. Hayes. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in Fort Sam Houston Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: April 15, 2001
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Promissory Note from W. H. Bonnell to Charles Schreiner]

Description: Promissory note from W. H. Bonnell to Charles Schreiner in the amount of $1,358 "in United States Gold Coin" with ten percent interest until paid. According to the note there is also a fee of ten ercent "additional on principal and interest if placed in the hands of an Attorney for collection."
Date: November 9, 1912
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library

[Chattel Mortgage Agreement Between W. H. Bonnell and Charles Schreiner]

Description: Original copy of a chattel mortgage agreement between W. H. Bonnell and Charles Schreiner in which Bonnell owes $1,358 to Schreiner as well as $400 in other fees. In this document Bonnell places his property, including his goats, up as collateral until he is able to pay back the debt; should he default Schreiner would be empowered to sell the property stated.
Date: November 9, 1912
Creator: Moore, A. H.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library