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Five Men and Two Women Outside

Description: Photograph of five women and two men outdoors. The women are wearing high-collared blouses and long skirts and the men are wearing high-waisted pants, dark jackets, hats and bow ties. Two of the women wear straw hats and are seated on the ground. The woman on the right side of the frame is laughing and holding a twig to one of the men's mouth. In the background are pine trees and foliage.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Dr. Burr Family

Description: Family portrait of the Dr. Burr family. There are four men and four women. Three of the women are seated. One wears a white blouse and skirt, the elderly woman in the center wears a black dress and glasses and looks at the camera, and the other seated woman wears a dress with a dark shawl with lace. The young standing woman wears a dark dress with white lace and a bow. The men stand behind the seated women and wear dark suits with ties. They are in-between four potted ferns that sit on top of doily-covered tables. The room is wallpapered and there is a rug on the floor. Written on the bottom border is, "Mahoney".
Date: unknown
Creator: Mahoney
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Young Man in Hat

Description: Photograph of a young man in a suit with a white collar and a circular hat. The photograph is cropped within an oval.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Dr. George Y. Swickard

Description: Photograph of Dr. George Y. Swickard. He is seated, wearing a button-up short-sleeve shirt with paper and a pen in the front pocket. He has a mustache and is balding. His hands are turning pages of a book that is in front of him.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Dr. S.W. Sholars

Description: Studio portrait of the best of Dr. S.W. Sholars. He is wearing a white shirt, dark jacket, and a bow tie. He has a large mustache and long beard. Written across the bottom is, "Dr. S.W. Sholars".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Young Man in Suit with Chair

Description: Studio portrait of a young man wearing a suit with a vest, pocket watch, and large white bow tie. He is standing with his left hand on a wooden chair in front of him. There is a fake backdrop behind him with flowers on it. Printed on the bottom border is, "Dr. W.E. Handler, Orange, Tex."
Date: unknown
Creator: Handler, W.E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Dr. A.G. Pearce

Description: Studio portrait of Dr. A.G. Pearce. He is wearing a white collar, dark jacket, and dark bow tie. He has gray and white hair that is parted on the side.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Two Workers with Large Pieces of Equipment

Description: Photograph of two men sitting inside a wooden and tin building surrounded by large pieces of equipment. There is a teapot on top of one of the machines. One of the men is wearing overalls and the other has a mustache.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Two Men, Smokestack, and Slough

Description: Photograph of a tin building with a large smokestack next to a water slough. A man is standing in the doorway of the building and another man is standing on a wooden walkway next to the slough. In the foreground are weeds and in the background are tall trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

George Bancroft

Description: Photograph of George Bancroft Sr. as a young man. He is wearing a jacket with a dark collar with brass buttons, a white shirt and a bow tie. His hair is light and slicked back. On the bottom of the photograph are the words, "Rose, Galveston".
Date: unknown
Creator: Rose, P.H.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Robert B. Goree

Description: Photograph of Robert B. Goree from the bust up. He is wearing a dark suit with a vest and a bow tie. At the bottom of the photograph are the words, "Wilson & Parks, Navasota, Texas".
Date: unknown
Creator: Wilson & Parks
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Carl Bancroft's Baseball Team

Description: Photograph of a baseball team in uniform and their coach. All of the players are wearing uniforms with the letters "YMA" on the chest, baseball caps and belts. Some of the men are holding baseball gloves. Five men are seated and six are standing and a man in a dark jacket is standing behind them. Five baseball bats are in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Five Fifty-Year Masons

Description: Photograph of five elderly men who are holding certificates commemorating fifty years as Masons. The two men on the left hand side of the frame are wearing light colored suits and ties and the three on the left are wearing black suits, one with a tie and two with bow ties. Four of the men wear glasses and all wear lapels and white aprons. They are in a carpeted room with chairs and large windows with blinds in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Plunk's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Bancroft Shingle Mill Crew in 1880

Description: Photograph of the Bancroft Shingle Mill Crew. There are twenty-seven men, all standing except seven who are seated. One row of men are standing on the ground and the other row is on a platform behind them. The men are wearing button-up shirts, some are wearing vests, suspenders or jackets and all except one are wearing hats. In the foreground are wooden beams and bits of wood. Written on or above some of the men are the numbers 1 through 10.
Date: 1880
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Enochs, M.S.

Description: Studio photograph M.S. Enoch. He is wearing a dark suit with a vest, high collar and plaid cravat. His hair is parted in the center and slicked down. On the bottom of the mat are the words, "Thuss, 230 N. Cherry St., Nashville, Tenn."
Date: unknown
Creator: W.G. and A.J. Thuss
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Group of Men at Dinner

Description: Photograph of several men in suits and neckties sitting around a dinner table after a meal. On the table is a tablecloth, napkins, glasses, ashtrays, and cutlery. In the background is a server in a white jacket holding a tray, an open door, and an open window with women behind it. The man on the left side of the frame is wearing glasses and the young man next to him is wearing a naval uniform.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Men at Dinner Party

Description: Photograph of several men in suits and neckties sittting around a dinner table. The table is covered with a tablecloth, napkins, glasses, cutlery and a salt shaker. The man sitting in the bottom left-hand side of the frame is wearing and glasses, and the man third from the left is standing. In the background is a cinderblock wall, open doors and a kithen.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Military Portrait]

Description: Photograph of military personnel. The portrait is of a single man dressed in military uniform. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "For Jessie."
Date: unknown
Creator: Rich, H.P.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carl Bancroft in Merchant Marine Uniform

Description: Photograph of an elderly Carl Bancroft in a Merchant Marine uniform. He is wearing a dark suit and tie with a white collared shirt and a Merchant Marine hat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Robert Goree

Description: Photograph of Robert Breckenridge Goree as a young man. He is wearing a dark jacket, high white collar, and black bow tie. His hair is parted in the middle and slicked back. The word, "Jaycox" is printed across the bottom right-hand corner.
Date: unknown
Creator: Jaycox
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Crushed Garage After Galveston, Texas Storm, 1915

Description: Photograph of two men and a crushed car amongst piles of debris after a storm in Galveston, Texas. The car is underneath piles of brick and a man in a newsboy cap is leaning on it. On the car are the numbers, "1507". In the background is a large pile of bricks and a man in suspenders, all within tin walls.
Date: 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Galveston, Texas After Storm in 1915

Description: Photograph of Galveston, Texas after a storm. In the foreground on the right is a large pile of debris, mostly wooden beams. On the left side of the frame is a man walking beside a building with a covered sidewalk. On the awning it reads, "Cafe Hotel, Seawall Cafe". Further down the sidewalk are more buildings and a few people on the wet sidewalk. On the right side in the background are parked cars.
Date: 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Two Barges in Water]

Description: Photograph of two barges. There is a large crane named Golden Rule mounted on one of the barges. Used in the oil induatry, some of these barge cranes were built by Levingston. Others came to Levingston to be serviced, or have maintenance work performed. The other barge tied along side of the crane barge is believed to be a cable operated ferry barge used at Levingston Shipyard to ferry men and equipment to and from the main shipbuilding area on the island. It was later replaced with a barge bridge which spanned the entire width of the river allowing uninterrupted flow of men and equipment to and from the island.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Jerry Ellis

Description: Studio photograph of Jerry Ellis as a young man from the bust up. He is wearing a light-colored suit with a matching vest, collared shirt and necktie. Clipped onto his suit is a watch with a chain. His hair is short and parted on the side. His face is angled towards the left side of the frame. Printed on the bottom of the photograph is, "J.E. Daniel, Fort Worth, Tex."
Date: unknown
Creator: J.E. Daniel
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families