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[Gilbert Building, Gulf National Bank]

Description: Postcard of the Gilbert Building on Pearl Street with Gulf National Bank in Beaumont. On the street are automobiles, women, and men, and in the background are other buildings. A sign on the corner of the building reads "Gulf National Bank." The Gilbert Building was built in 1903. Printed on the top left of the postcard is "Gilbert Building, Gulf National Bank, Beaumont, Texas." Printed on the back of the postcard is the following information regarding the postcard's creation: "Pub. by The Acmegraph Co., Chicago." Handwritten on the back of the postcard, "Dear Mrs. Steacy - I am perfectly desperate since you left from ?, otherwise and delight- fully situated at 1198 Hazel St. Let me hear from you soon. Your beau Jo Robertson." The card is addressed to Mrs. Harren Steacy 511 Harvard St Houston Heights Texas.
Date: December 9, 1915
Creator: The Acmegraph Co.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Tyrrell Historical Library

[Students of Ireland School, 1915]

Description: Photograph of a group of children of various ages that attend school in Ireland, Texas. Two chaotic rows of children stand behind a row of their sitting peers. A ball with "Ireland" painted on it rests against the legs of a girl on the lower left of the photo. The teacher, H. Hall, stands behind the group of children.
Date: December 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

Scouting, Volume 3, Number 16, December 15, 1915

Description: Semi-monthly publication of the Boy Scouts of America, written for Boy Scout leaders, officials, and others interested in the work of the Scouts. It includes articles about events and activities, updates from the national headquarters, topical columns and essays, and news from various chapters nationwide.
Date: December 15, 1915
Creator: Boy Scouts of America
Partner: Boy Scouts of America National Scouting Museum

[Funeral Program for Kinslo Davis, December 18, 2001]

Description: Funeral program for Kinslo "T-Dee" Davis, born December 5, 1915 and died December 12, 2001. The funeral was held December 18, 2001 at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Dr. C. Victor Herbin. The funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: December 18, 2001
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Young child in carriage]

Description: Photograph of a child hiding in horse-drawn carriage. The driver of the vehicle is shown holding the reins. There are store fronts behind the carriage.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum