3,333 Matching Results

Search Results

[Three unidentified men laughing in a shop by a lathe]

Description: Three men are laughing in the shop while standing beside a metal lathe. Two of the men are wearing overalls, and the other is wearing a coat. Two of them are wearing caps as well. In the background, a sheet metal press, a mill, and various other machinery are visible. A 1960 or 1961 Chevrolet pickup truck is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Tarver Family Christmas Card, 1961]

Description: Christmas postcard from the Tarver family including a photo of the children in the center. There are black-and-white illustrations on either side including two lit candles in a candelabrum on the left and a stained glass window depicting baby Jesus and Mary on the right; the words "Peace on Earth" are at the top of the postcard. In the photograph, the children are seated in a line on the hearth next to a fireplace. They are, from left to right: Byron Lee, Carol Lynn, and John Arthur. A handwritten note under the photograph says, "Wendell, Janie, Arthur, Byron & Lynn."
Date: December 1961
Partner: Private Collection of the Tarver Family

[Locklear scrapbook page]

Description: Photograph of a scrapbook page. Text on the page read: "Milton Elliot,-Ormer Locklear & Shirley Short. Elliot & Short the pilots who flew the airplanes when Ormer Locklear jumped from one airplane to another in mid-air. Ormer Locklear "King of the Dare-divils" [sic] Ormer Loclear [sic], and Milton Elliot. was killed Aug 2, 1920 in Hollywood Calf. [sic] while doing a 'spin' for a movie scene which Loclear [sic] was the star."
Date: 1961~
Creator: Stathis, Louis
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[CBC 135 and Canal Barge Co.]

Description: Photograph of a large chemical barge labeled "CBC 135." Behind the barge is a boat with a sign "Canal Barge Co." A Levingston Shipbuilding sign is visible in the background. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "Chemical Barge, Built for Canal Barge Co., Inc., Completed 5-16-61, 123'x50'x14'-6"."
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Drilling Rig in Open Water]

Description: Photograph of an oil rig stationed in open water. There is a tugboat named "Swaps" as well as several other rigs, barges, and boats surrounding the main oil rig. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "Mobile drilling platform, Built for Placid Oil Co., Completed 5-3-58."
Date: unknown
Creator: Levingston Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Drilling Rig in Open Water]

Description: Photograph of an oil rig stationed in open water. There is a tugboat named "Swaps" as well as several other rigs, barges, and boats surrounding the main oil rig. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 554, Mobile drilling platform, Built for Placid Oil Co., Completed 5-3-58, 'Petrel' (Levco Hull 554) Front, 'Louisiana 3' (Louisiana Delta) Rear."
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Photograph of Eric Sevareid]

Description: Head-shot of CBS newsman Eric Sevareid. Mr. Sevareid is wearing a suit with a dark tie and a dark pocket-square. He is sitting in front of a light-colored background. On the back of the photograph are a stamp giving the Boyce-Ditto Public Library's address and handwritten notes, including one that reads, "12/15/61."
Date: December 15, 1961
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

[Most Reverend Mariano S. Garriga in 1961]

Description: Photographic card depicting the Most Reverend Mariano S. Garriga, Bishop of Corpus Christi. Printed on the back, "In Remembrance of the Golden Socerdotal Jubilee and Silver Episcopal Jubilee of The Most Reverend Mariano S. Garriga, D.D. LL.D.; Bishop of Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, Texas; May 8, 1961; Ordained: July 2, 1911; Consecrated: September 21, 1936; Pray for Me!"
Date: May 8, 1961
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Sabine Station Startup #1 Unit

Description: Photograph of six men who are the "Sabine Station Startup #1 Unit", as stated on the back of the photo. Also written is "Left to right. John Graves, Operations Supervisor, Mike Griffin, Kenneth (Buddy) Hoffpauir, Earl Garner, Sam Norwood, Walter Burris, C.O.F.'S Picture taken Oct 1961 by Lonnie Cobb". The men are standing in front of a variety of controls.
Date: October 1961
Partner: Edison Museum

[Certificate for the World Medical Association]

Description: Certificate issued to Dr. May Owen from The World Medical Association, United States Committee, Inc. Text says, "This is to certify that May Owen, M. D. is a Member of the United States Committee devoted to the support of the scientific and educational objectives of The World Medical Association."
Date: 1961
Creator: World Medical Association
Partner: Texas Medical Association

[Roy Phillips Next to Train #20]

Description: Photograph of a train engine, marked with the number "20" parked in a field. Roy R. Phillips is standing near the engine and appears to be looking at some of the engine workings; he is wearing overalls and a cap. Some unidentified objects are partially visible on the right corner of the photo and trees are visible in the background. Handwritten text below the image says, "La. Eastern #20 (ex T&P #810) Oct 1961. R&LHS Day at La. Eastern - C.W. (Bill) Witbeck engr. - Roy R. Phillips on ground."
Date: October 1961
Creator: Golson, Wilbur T.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Posing in Petrified Forest]

Description: Photograph of an individual standing beside a large piece of petrified wood in Petrified Forest. A car is parked on the road directly behind her and a landmass is located in the background.
Date: 1961
Creator: Streng, Evelyn Fiedler
Partner: Texas Lutheran University

[Cheerleaders during an Event, November 1961]

Description: Photograph of the North Texas State University cheerleaders during an event. The image contains three males and females cheerleaders in their uniforms. The female students are holding on to their cheerleading megaphones with the letters "NTSU" on them. The fans can be seen in the background.
Date: November 1961
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections