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[Photograph of a Mexican Hut]

Description: Photograph of a small hut with a thatched roof in Mexico, with two military men and a Mexican family with small children standing near the hut.
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Photograph of a Mexican Saloon]

Description: Photograph of a Mexican saloon with a large group of horses, wagons, and people in front of it. A sign above the saloon says "La Estrella, Guerra & Co, Comerciantes."
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Photograph of McAllen-Pharr Road]

Description: Photograph of the road connecting McAllen and Pharr, Texas, a dirt road lined with plants and telephone poles.
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Photograph of a Car in a River]

Description: Photograph of a bull hitched to a rope pulling a car out of a river, with several men standing around the bull and one man sitting in the car.
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Postcard of the 23rd Infantry Baseball Team, 1916]

Description: Postcard of the 23rd Infantry baseball team, a group of ten men who won the Texas Championship in 1916. The men's last names are listed on the back of the postcard, but are mostly illegible.
Date: 1916
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Scrapbook Page: Military Camp]

Description: Photographs of a military camp. The top left photo is of a cot inspection at the camp, with rows of cots between rows of tents and men walking among the rows. The top right photo is of a wooden screened building with a row of tents behind it, and a handwritten note: "I Co. Street." The bottom left photo is of a group of men in military uniforms standing in front of the wooden building of the guard house. The bottom right photo is of a group of men standing in lines at a distance with an American flag in the foreground, and a handwritten note that says "Guard Mount."
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Scrapbook Page: Pharr, Texas Scenes]

Description: Photographs of Pharr, Texas. The top left photo is of buildings in the distance. The top right photo is of The Shamrock Bar and Pharr Lunch Room building, with a sign on the side that says "Life Saving Station" and people sitting on the front porch. The middle photo is of a Gulf Coast Railroad train engine with a number 91 on it. The bottom left photo is of a building with a post office, Cage's Newsitorium, and Cage's Cigar Palace and Candies, with cars parked outside. The bottom right photo is of the Pharr train station with men standing around a wagon near stacks of boxes.
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Scrapbook Page: Military Camps]

Description: Photographs of military camps. The top left photo is of military men cooking near a tent. The top right photo is of a man giving another man a haircut with rows of large tents in the background. The middle photo is of men standing together with tents in the background and a handwritten note "Prof. Evans Ll Hospital." The bottom left photo is of a man with a dog standing in a street in McAllen, Texas with buildings, wagons, and people behind him. The bottom right photo is of men eating and standing around boxes.
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Scrapbook Page: Military Scenes]

Description: Photographs of scenes of military life. The top left photo is of men standing behind a large cactus plant. The top right photo is of two bulls pulling a cart on a dirt road with shacks in the background. The middle and bottom left photos are of men standing in trenches next to the Rio Bravo. The bottom right photo is of General Wilson and several other men in a camp with tents and a car behind them.
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Scrapbook Page: Military Activities]

Description: Photographs of military men and activities. The top left photo is of Lieutenant Brill of M. G. Company of the 2nd Texas Infantry standing in front of a line of small tents. The top right photo is of men unloading a truck at a military camp, with tents in the background. The bottom left photo is of a row of cars near trees. The bottom right photo is of men walking with a wagon on a bridge over Lake Sardinia.
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Scrapbook Page: McAllen, Texas]

Description: Photographs of McAllen, Texas. The top left photo is of men driving a wagon with a tent in the background. The top right photo is of military men standing in a trench near the Rio Bravo. The bottom left photo is of military men and horses standing in front of the Hidalgo Courthouse. The bottom right photo is of wagons and cars on Main Street in McAllen, Texas.
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Scrapbook Page: Military Marches]

Description: Photographs of military men on marches. The top left photo is of a covered wagon pulled by a team of horses about to drive through a large pool of mud. The top right photo is of men marching in formation on a dirt road behind a man on a horse, with a handwritten note: "En Route, 110 Mile Hike." The bottom left photo is of men and wagons marching over the Lake Sardina bridge. The bottom right photo is of the 1st N. Y. Cavalry marching on a dirt road.
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Scrapbook Page: Outpost Duty]

Description: Photographs of men on outpost duty. The top left photo is of military men standing near a small tent in a forest. The top right photo is of military men on a dirt path carrying backpacks. The bottom left photo is of men in a line washing their hair with cups of water. The bottom right photo is of a group of men in front of a tent in a large field in Edinburg, Texas.
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Scrapbook Page: Edinburg, Texas]

Description: Photographs of Edinburg, Texas. The top left photo is of Edinburg County Courthouse. The top right photo is of a train in a city with men standing nearby. The middle photo is of Louis Bornscheuer in a military uniform standing next to a river. The bottom left photo is of a powerhouse building with two tall columns protruding from it. The bottom right photo is of Madero City, Mexico, seen from across a large river.
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Scrapbook Page: Mexican Shacks]

Description: Photographs of shacks in Mexico. The top left and bottom right shacks are made of logs, and have wooden fences around the yards. The top right and bottom left shacks are made of sticks with thatched roofs, with a horse in one photo and a man in the other.
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Scrapbook Page: Pharr, Texas Views]

Description: Photographs of different areas of Pharr, Texas. The top left photo is of a house near a dirt road, "Folsom's Home," according to a handwritten note. The top right photo is of a building with signs that say "Pharr Lunch Room" and "The Shamrock Bar," with horses outside. The middle left photo is of the Gawthrop's home, a two-story building with trees in the front yard. The bottom left photo is of a Methodist Church in Pharr. The bottom right photo is of a group of men in military uniforms, with a handwritten note that says "Fatigue Party."
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Scrapbook Page: South Texas Scenes]

Description: Photographs of various scenes in South Texas. The top left photo is of a man in a military uniform standing in front of a house with a wrap-around porch. The top middle photo is of a military man with a rifle standing on "International Bridge." The top right photo is of a house made of sticks with people standing in the yard. The bottom left photo is of a man standing in front of the Hidalgo County Courthouse, with more men sitting on the front porch of the building. The bottom middle photo is of a man herding goats in a field. The bottom right photo is of a Mexican sheriff riding a horse on a street with a house in the background.
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Scrapbook Page: Military Camp and Town]

Description: Photographs of different views of a military camp and the town nearby. The top photo is of a Mexican saloon with a sign that says "Bull Durham," and several other buildings in a row behind it. The middle left photo is of the brigade headquarters, a row of canvas tents. The middle right photo is of a man in a military uniform standing in front of a large cactus plant with Mexican women standing on either side of him. The bottom photo is of 1st Lieutenant R. Ireland stepping out of his canvas tent.
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Scrapbook Page: Military Camps]

Description: Photographs of military camp life. The top left photo is of men in military uniforms standing in front of a wood building, the "23rd Post Exchange," advertising cigarettes, tobacco, candies, cakes, cold drinks, and ice cream. The top right photo is of a dirt road between rows of tents with a wooden screened building and men standing outside. The bottom two pictures are of a guard mount, with men marching in formation and camp buildings in the background.
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Scrapbook Page: South Texas]

Description: Photographs of various scenes of South Texas. The top left photo is of an irrigation ditch with some water in it and men working on both sides. The top right photo is of a group of small shacks in Mexico. The middle photo is of the Church at Laguna Seca, Texas, with a row of small tents and a man in front of it. The bottom left photo is of a family sitting on the porch of a small house. The bottom right photo is of a small hut in a field next to a tree.
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Scrapbook Page: Squad Trench]

Description: Photographs of a squad trench. The top left photo is of a group of men in military uniforms, with some standing in a trench behind a small mound of dirt. The top right photo is of men in a trench pointing rifles off camera. The two bottom photos are of military men standing near a trench with rifles resting in a wooden frame above the trench.
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Scrapbook Page: Military Scenes]

Description: Photographs of military activities. The top left photo is of a man sitting on a mule with a wagon and barracks in the background. The top right photo is of the 1st Cavalry marching through a street with buildings on one side. The middle photo is of a family in a horse-drawn wagon with dogs following the wagon. The bottom left photo is of Clerk Williams wearing a military uniform and standing in front of a large tree. The bottom right photo is of men bathing and washing clothes in a river, with a handwritten note that says "Prof. Evans."
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of South Texas History