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[Possum Kingdom Lake - Observation Point]

Description: A view of part of Possum Kingdom Lake from Observation Point, taken August 11, 1974. Although it is not readily visible, the Morris Sheppard Dam, which impounds the Brazos River to form Possum Kingdom Lake, is on the far right edge of the picture. The view is from a vantage point approximately 150 feet above the water, which in its turn is approximately 190 feet deep at this point.
Date: August 11, 1974
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

[Photograph of a Lake and Its Environs]

Description: Photograph of a lake surrounded by woodlands. Roads and buildings can be seen in the upper right quadrant of the photograph. A bridge crosses the lake near these buildings.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Bronze Statues of Service Men and Women]

Description: Photograph of six bronze statues of service men and women from each branch of the United States armed services in Pierre, South Dakota. They were created for the 50th anniversary of World War II. There is a body of water behind the statues.
Date: 2001
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldier Observing Geese]

Description: Photograph of an unnamed soldier squatting while observing geese. There is a lake and a house in the background, and a child behind the soldier.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Atardecer Lake]

Description: Postcard photograph of Patzcuaro Lake, also known as Atardecer Lake in Guadalajara, Mexico. The photograph is cast in relief from the setting sun disappearing behind a line of mountains that stretch across the photograph. Several clouds filter sunlight onto to the lake in an irregular pattern. A dock is just visible to the right of the photograph, slightly below where the mountain line meets the lake waters. A hand-written inscription on the front of the postcard reads "Atardecer Lago de Patzcuaro No. 19. A letter to Federica Abreu is addressed on the back.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Witte Museum

Lake Shore

Description: Copy negative of an article in the Taylor County Yearbook with a picture of the shore of Lytle Lake in Abilene, Texas. The article is encouraging readers to buy land in Abilene.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Sailboats on Lake

Description: Copy negative of three sailboats at the Lytle lake in Abilene. All three sailboats look the same except for a number code on the sail of each and are being sailed by one man each. In the background the dock is visible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Women by Cabin; Family by Lakeshore

Description: 1 copy negative of 2 images. Image A is of Eva Gunn Buchanan and Bertha Leo Buchanan West standing next to each other in the side yard of a house. Image B is of Donna Wynn, Robert, Serena, Eva Gunn, and Virginia Buchanan sitting and standing in front of concrete benches in front of a lake. The women are all wearing dresses and Robert is wearing a shirt and shorts. There are trees in the distance after the lake.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Fort Phantom Lake Bridge

Description: Photograph of the Fort Phantom Lake bridge. The bridge is a steel and stone structure. There is a small tower next to the bridge.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Fort Phantom Lake

Description: Photograph of the lake at Fort Phantom. The lake is surrounded by trees.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Lake Hubbard Dam and Bridge

Description: Photograph of the dam and bridge at Lake Hubbard in Breckenridge, Texas. There is a large drainage pipe in the foreground, and the dam is in the background.
Date: 1962
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Fort Phantom Lake Bridge

Description: Photograph of the Fort Phantom Lake bridge. The bridge is a steel and stone structure. There is a small tower next to the bridge. There is another, more modern bridge nearby.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Lake Hubbard Dam and Bridge

Description: Photograph of the dam at Lake Hubbard in Breckenridge, Texas. The dam is surrounded by trees. It appears to be under construction.
Date: 1962
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man on Pier; Man with Car

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of a man sitting cross-legged on the edge of a pier in front of a lake. The second is of the man in a suit leaning on an automobile with trees in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Below Spillway at Lytle Lake

Description: Copy negative of a portion of Lytle Lake below the spillway with rocks and plants around it.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Lytle Lake Scene

Description: Copy negative of Lytle Lake in Abilene with a plant in the foreground and shoreline on the right and in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Plane Landing on Lake

Description: Copy negative of a plane landing on a lake identified as Medina Lake; the pilot is identified as DePinedo. Text below the photograph says "59-DePinedo Landing on Medina Lake (0-467G-22)(March-1927)."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

View of City and Fort

Description: Copy negative of a city-view of Verdun, France. There is a view of several buildings, one is atop a hill; there are other hills in the background. In the foreground, there is a lake and trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library