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Field Artillery on the U. S. - Mexico border 1916-1921. Picture

Description: Brief description of the personnel and operations of a battery unit of the U. S. Army on the U. S. - Mexico border, 1916-1921, including a note on the march of Battery B, 6th Field Artillery, into Mexico with the Punitive Expedition. Illustrations based on photographs taken between 1916 and 1922.
Date: 1961
Creator: Smithers, W. D. (Wilfred Dudley), 1895-1981.
Partner: Bryan Wildenthal Memorial Library (Archives of the Big Bend)

Men with Horses

Description: Copy negative of geologists standing next to their saddled horses. Both men are in boots and hats, and rocky hills are visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Ku Klux Klan initiation. "One Hundred Percent Americans" written on photo.]

Description: Photograph of a Ku Klux Klan initiation. Klansmen are standing in a large circle around a large wooden cross with an American flag on top. Un-robed men (new members?) are grouped on side of circle closest to camera, facing someone standing on a platform. Caption on photo says, "One Hundred Percent Americans, Parks, Bay City."
Date: 1922
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

["A little bird", Raymond Moers on top of smoke house]

Description: Photograph titled "a little bird" as written on the top of the photograph. Back of photograph reads: Raymond Moers on top of smoke house! Moers, who is barefoot and sitting on the roof of an unpainted wood building, is wearing dark short pants, white shirt, and tie. A cistern can be seen in front of the building to the left (center of photograph). A white two story building in background on left. Large stain in to left of photograph.
Date: 1922
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Raymond Moers and Argil Czigan, "sleepy"]

Description: Photograph of Raymond Moers and Argil Czigan titled "sleepy". Taller boy on the left is wearing dark pants, white shirt (long sleeves rolled up to elbow), and thin dark tie. Shorter boy in center of photograph is wearing a striped light shirt, dark pants, and wide dark tie. Two story wooden building on left. Utility pole in center of photograph. White building in right of photograph. Black dots (developer markings) in top left corner.
Date: 1922
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Union Pacific system : Union Pacific Railroad Co., Oregon Short Line Railroad Co., Oregon-Washington R.R. & Nav. Co., Los Angeles & Salt Lake R.R. Co., St. Joseph & Grand Island Ry. Co. and connections.

Description: Map shows national parks, steamship routes along the Pacific coast, and railroad routes in the midwestern and western portions of the United States for the Union Pacific Railroad Company and its affiliates. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1922
Creator: Rand McNally and Company.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

"Arkansaw" Postcard

Description: Silly photographic postcard depicting two men seated in a carriage pulled by a mule. They are outside of a small log cabin that has signs on it reading, "Arkansaw Traveler Hotel" and "A Vacant Room Up Stairs". There are signs on the carriage reading, "Arkansaw Traveler", "Home or Bust" and "I don't know where I am going but I am on my way". Correspondence on the back reads, "1/26/22 I will be driving that way in a few days No use to walk when you can ride. J.P. Shaw" It is addressed to Miss Perry Shaw in Dara, Ala and is postmarked Hot Springs, Arkansas on Jan 27, 1922.
Date: 1922~
Partner: Log Cabin Village

Oregon.

Description: Map shows railroads, cities, towns, notable physical features, and Crater Lake National Park. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:4,350,000].
Date: [1902..1922]
Creator: C.S. Hammond & Company
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library