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Irving Near Dallas

Description: Advertisement from the Irving Board of Trade, enticing farmers to move to Irving, Texas.
Date: c. 1908
Creator: Irving Board of Trade
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Irving Archives

[Hog Killing]

Description: Copy negative of a hog hung from a log frame on the Collins farm. Margaret Collins, Omer Collins, Bill Collins, Charlie Collins, and John Penell stand behind the hogs. A wooden bench and an outhouse are in the background.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Hog Killing on the Farm]

Description: Copy negative of a hog hung from a log frame on the Collins farm. Margaret Collins, Omer Collins, Bill Collins, Charlie Collins, and John Penell stand behind the hogs. A wooden bench and an outhouse are in the background.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Photograph of People Standing in Front of a Pig Pen]

Description: Photograph of three young African American girls and an older man standing in front of a pig pen outside. The three girls are standing on the right of the picture and are wearing dresses with overcoats. The older man is on the left of the picture and wearing a suit and hat. They are standing in front of four pigs behind a wire fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Pork Crop in Rosenberg]

Description: Postcard, Pork Crop-Rosenberg. A woman (holding a feed bucket} is feeding a sow and seven piglets. A train is in the background.
Date: 1909
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Pigs

Description: Copy negative of a sow and piglets in a wooden pen.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Cecil Coe Farm]

Description: Photograph of a herd of pigs from the Cecil Coe pig farm, two miles South of Wellington. There is a man standing on the right side of the photograph, wearing a long black coat and a hat. The pigs are grazing the field in a line to the left of the man.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

John S. Clack Ranch

Description: Copy negative of the John S. Clack Ranch showing a wilderness area with trees and hills and three hogs retreating.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Maurice Asher's Pigs

Description: Maurice Asher carrying two pails to feed his pigs
Date: September 12, 1956
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Two Men in Pig Pen]

Description: Photograph of Wendell Lee Tarver (left) and an unidentified FFA (Future Farmers of America) member on a farm in Burnet, Texas. The two men are wearing casual clothing and hats and appear to be standing in the middle of a pen. There are several pigs and a wire fence visible in front of the men. Various structures including a house and shed as well as trees and fence posts are visible in the background.
Date: April 1947
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Tarver Family

[Potbelly Pig Petting]

Description: Photograph of a potbelly pig at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A man wearing a cowboy hat, a pink shirt, and denim pants holds the red leash attached to the chest of the black and white pig. Several children bend on one knee or lean over to pet the pig.
Date: [1991-08-01..1991-08-04]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Potbellied Pig]

Description: Photograph of a potbellied pig at the 24th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A woman, right, kneels to kiss the pig on the snout. Others look on in the background.
Date: [1995-08-03..1995-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Girl Pets Potbelly Pig]

Description: Photograph of a young girl at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, the girl leans over a fence to pet a potbelly pig. The girl wears a red t-shirt, red shorts, red socks, and tennis shoes with Velcro fastenings.
Date: [1994-08-04..1994-08-07]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Pigs in pen #1]

Description: Photograph of adult and baby pigs in a pen. A wooden fence and wooden structures are visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas-Pan American

[Boy With a Pig]

Description: Photograph of a boy wearing a cowboy hat kneeling by a large pig with a ribbon pinned to it, in between wooden animal pens in Cleveland, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Boy with a Pig]

Description: Photograph of a man kneeling next to a fat pig with a ribbon pinned to its side, in between wooden animal pens.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Fort Bend County pork]

Description: Postcard image of Fort Bend County pork. Black sow (blurred) with six piglets. Fence in background.
Date: 1909
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Letter from Junia Roberts, John Jeremiah, and Paul Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout, November 7, 1875]

Description: Letter from Junia Roberts, John Jeremiah, and Paul Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout. The letter started out with Junia writing. She wrote very briefly about how she missed her husband. When she had to tend to the baby, her and John Patterson's son, John Jeremiah, finished writing the letter. He told his father how the hogs, cows, and sheep were doing and that they had purchased more corn and cotton-seed for the animals. On the back of the letter, Paul Osterhout, the eldest son, finished writing the letter. He mentioned a man who had been arrested for murder and that the accused was out on bail. In the post script, Paul asked if he could have a party for his 16th birthday.
Date: November 7, 1875
Creator: Osterhout, Junia Roberts; Osterhout, John Jeremiah & Osterhout, Paul
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Austin College

[Letter from Paul Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout, November 24, 1875]

Description: Letter from Paul Osterhout to his father, John Patterson Osterhout. He wrote to his father at the request of his mother. He updated his father on the status of their land, animals, and the family's health. The letter ended with the news that a man named Ed had been stabbed, but was alive.
Date: November 24, 1875
Creator: Osterhout, Paul
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Austin College

[Cage McNatt with Pig]

Description: Photograph of Cage McNatt standing in a field near a pig. Trees appear in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Bouncer Goin

[Portrait of a Man, a Baby, and Two Animals]

Description: Photograph of 2 people. This portrait is of a man standing in a pig pen holding a baby. There are two pigs in front of the man and the baby. They appear to be on a large field and there is a large, two story building far behind them and another building that appears to be a barn far back and to the left of them. The man is wearing a hat and what appears to be a jacket and slacks. They both appear to be looking at the camera.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

[Soldier Feeding Hog]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified soldier leaning over a wooden fence to feed a hog.
Date: [1942..1943]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum