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Camping at the Bay

Description: Copy negative of three men identified as Louie Knudsen, Arthur Andersen, and Mads Andersen camping at Palacios Bay in Texas. Two of the men are sitting at a makeshift table and eating a meal while the third is cooking over a fire. Tools including buckets, a hatchet, and several stacked rifles are strewn about the campsite. The men are surrounded by dense foliage.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

YMCA Boys Camp

Description: Copy negative a big group of young boys at Camp Buckaroo at the YMCA Boys Camp. They are all sitting and standing around on a yard by a wooden tower.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Camp in Winter

Description: Photograph of the camp at the Hendrick oil field in Winkler County, Texas. The small buildings and ground surrounding them are covered in snow. There are a couple vehicle trails visible.
Date: 1930
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Camp in Winter

Description: Photograph of the camp at the Hendrick oil field in Winkler County, Texas. The small buildings and ground surrounding them are covered in snow. There are a couple vehicle trails visible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Cabin Exterior

Description: Copy negative of a cabin at a YMCA camp behind some trees in a field. There is a person sitting on the porch, plants by the building, and shades extending from the windows.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Buildings at a Camp

Description: Copy negative of buildings at a YMCA camp. Also in the picture there is a windmill and what seems to be like water towers, as well as a few unknown people walking around the camp.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People on Hillside

Description: 1 copy negative of campers sitting on a hillside. The campers appear to be reading or singing.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Campers by Cabin

Description: 1 copy negative of campers standing in front of a cabin. Two of the young women are showing holding pieces of wood.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

YMCA Camp

Description: Copy negative of a building at the YMCA camp. The building is within a mountain range, there are two doors leading in and out of the side of the building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Cabin Exterior

Description: Copy negative of a cabin at a YMCA camp. The building has windows, wood siding, and a porch, and is in a field with trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Cabin Exterior

Description: Copy negative of a cabin at a YMCA camp. The building is long, has wood siding, and is in a field with trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

YMCA Camp

Description: Copy negative of a YMCA camp. In the picture there is a single story house with a sign that reads "office" on top of the main door.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Road Equipment

Description: Copy negative of two images side by side of the Presbyterian Encampment. The left image shows a truck with a man in the back seemingly spraying something on the road. The right image shows someone spraying the ground, there are cars and cabins around the camp.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People on Benches

Description: Copy negative of two images of Mr. and Mrs. Jack McMillan, Reverend Herbert Travis and Mrs. Herbert Travis at the Presbyterian Encampment Park. The top image is of a boy and a woman sitting on what seems to be a big boulder next to a man with a bible in his hand. The bottom picture is of a man a woman and two small children sitting on a bench reading a book.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Camp Activities

Description: Copy negative of three pictures of the Presbyterian Encampment. The top image shows people walking out and towards a house, there are trees surrounding the building. A image in the middle shows people under a gazebo sitting and standing around. The bottom image shows a group of people standing and sitting and seem to be playing some kind of game. In the background there are some buildings and cars parked right by them.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man in Pump House

Description: Copy negative of the Presbyterian Encampment. The top image shows a big group of people standing in line outside a building. The bottom image shows a man in a shack with what seems to be a pump and he is showing all the equipment in it.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Photo of Camp Barkeley

Description: Copy negative of an aerial view photograph of Camp Barkeley, a U. S. Military camp. There are several housing units that are lined up in grids. Dirt roads are visible from this angle.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Surveyors Breaking Camp]

Description: Photograph of a group of surveyors breaking camp. They were surveying city lots in 1906. Also pictured are a windmill, tents, and wagons.
Date: March 19, 1906
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Deaf Smith County Library

[Letter from L. J. Hooker to Meyer Bodansky - June 1939]

Description: Letter from L. J. Hooker to Dr. Meyer Bodansky, accompanying an enrollment form for Dr. Bodansky's daughter to participate in camp at Kamp Karankawa. Mr. Hooker notes that immediate submission of the form with payment is imperative for Dr. Bodansky's daughter to participate.
Date: June 13, 1939
Creator: Hooker, L. J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Boy Scout Group]

Description: Photograph of a Boy Scout Camporee outdoors. There are parked cars on the road and what appears to be a buffet table with Boy Scouts lined up near it. There is writing on the back of the photograph that reads, "Boy Scout Camporee, 1937, near St. Mary's Hostpital. Port Arthur, Texas."
Date: 1937
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[China Town, Colonia Dublan, Mexico]

Description: Postcard of U.S. soldiers from the Punitive Expedition exploring China Town in Colonia Dublan, a Mormon colony in Mexico. General John J. Pershing established his headquarters at Colinia Dublan for the duration of the expedition. Groups of soldiers converse with one another as they stop at individual tents and huts. In the far distance, a wagon is traveling away from the town.
Date: [1916..1917]
Creator: Horne, Walter H., 1883-1921
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: El Paso Public Library

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 74, July 1970 - April, 1971

Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 586.
Date: 1971
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association