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[Mobile Crane at a Watery Ditch]

Description: Black and white negative of an operating mobile crane at work in a ditch, which is fairly deep. The crane is partially visible; only the operator's cab and part of the boom are pictured. The sides of the ditch are composed of loose dirt; at the bottom is a puddle of muddy water.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Thorvald Andersen Weighing Cotton]

Description: Copy negative of a man, identified as Thorvald Andersen, at a cotton field in Danevang, Texas. He wears overalls and a hat while looking down at a cotton bale that is being weighed by a crane. The top of the crane is only partially visible on the topmost part of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Construction Crane

Description: Copy negative of two photographs. The top photograph shows a man in tall boots eating on a wooden walkway. The bottom photograph shows a construction crane and a man standing in front of it.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Building Westwood Theater

Description: Photograph of the construction of the Westwood Theater located on North 1st Street. There are concrete blocks and other building materials in front of the building. A crane can be seen to the left.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

The Clyde Co.

Description: Photograph of a crane moving gravel at the air base at Racine, Wisconsin. There is another crane and more equipment in the background.
Date: 1963
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Road Construction at the Underpass

Description: Photograph of a construction area at an underpass in Abilene. There are men working, materials, equipment, a crane, and cars at the scene. There are buildings in the background and a road on the left.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of a Family on a Crane at a Granite Quarry]

Description: Photograph of an unknown family on a crane at a granite quarry. There are three boys and two women sitting or standing on or near the crane. The Fox Company's stamp is on the back of the photograph and says "Guaranteed for Life, This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Made By Fox Co., San Antonio, Texas, Copyrighted 1927 by Carl D. Newton."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Man at a Granite Quarry]

Description: Photograph of a man standing next to a crane at a granite quarry. He is wearing a tie and hat. There is a name written on the back of the picture that appears to say Arm. M. Voigt. The back is dated July 5, 1928, and the following is stamped on the back: "Guaranteed for Life This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Made By Fox Co., San Antonio, Texas, Copyrighted 1927 by Carl D. Newton."
Date: July 5, 1928
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Man and Woman Standing on a Crane]

Description: Photograph of a man and woman standing on a crane. The crane is situated in a quarry and has wires coming off the top of it. The Fox Company's stamp is on the back of the photograph and says "Guaranteed for Life, Sep 1929, This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Made By Fox Co., San Antonio, Texas, Copyrighted 1927 by Carl D. Newton."
Date: September 1929
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Crane at a Quarry]

Description: Photograph of a crane at a quarry. The main pole for the crane is in the center of the photograph. Near the base of this pole, a man is holding onto the side and at the top, there is another map who appears to be sitting on it. At the top there are several wires coming off of the crane. Surrounding the base are shrubs and large rocks. The Fox Company's stamp is on the back of the photograph and says "Guaranteed for Life, This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Made By Fox Company, San Antonio, Texas, Trade mark protected."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

City of Denton Municipal Generating Station

Description: Several men work on the city of Denton Municipal Generating Station. A large crane is visible in the foreground, and a power plant is visible in the background.
Date: July 11, 1961
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Photograph of a Man in a Quarry]

Description: Negative of a man in a quarry. The man is wearing a dark hat, a light shirt, a striped tie, and dark pants. In the background is a crane. There are two tall poles that have wires coming out of the tops of them. On the ground are several piles of rocks and the tops of trees can be seen behind them.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Man in a Quarry]

Description: Photograph of a man in a quarry. The man is wearing a dark hat, a light shirt, a striped tie, and dark pants. In the background is a crane. There are two tall poles that have wires coming out of the tops of them. On the ground are several piles of rocks and the tops of trees can be seen behind them. The Fox Company's stamp is on the back of the photograph and says "Guaranteed for Life, This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Made By Fox Co., San Antonio, Texas, Copyrighted 1927 by Carl D. Newton."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Soldiers on Tank]

Description: Photograph of two unidentified soldiers standing on a tank. A crane lifts a truck in the background.
Date: [1942..1943]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldier Balancing Box]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified soldier balancing a wooden box as it is loaded onto a truck by a crane.
Date: [1942..1943]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

Laying Storm Sewers in Downtown Abilene

Description: Photograph of the construction of a storm sewer system at N. Second and Pine St. in Abilene. The trench for the pipe is being dug by workers and a crane. There are other buildings in the background including the Queen movie theater.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Laying Storm Sewers in Downtown Abilene

Description: Photograph of the construction of a storm sewer system at N. Second and Pine St. in Abilene. The pipe is being laid in a trench between Kress and Woolworth buildings. There are men, a truck, and a crane working on the operation.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Laying Storm Sewers in Downtown Abilene

Description: Copy negative of the construction of a storm sewer system at N. Second and Pine St. in Abilene. The pipe is being laid in a trench between Kress and Woolworth buildings. There are men and a crane at the work site.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Laying Storm Sewers in Downtown Abilene

Description: Photograph of the construction of a storm sewer system at N. Second and Pine St. in Abilene. Men and a crane are laying pipe in a trench with buildings in the background.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Mason Feeders Inc Building and Equipment]

Description: Photograph of Mason Feeders Inc buildings and equipment. A sign and mailbox for Mason Feeders Inc stands at the lower left of the photo. Above it, a long tank with the company's name sits in a fence. Crumpled metal is visible behind it. To the right, a pickup truck is parked near a crane and piles of earth. To the upper right stands a building comprised of several silos and chutes.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos