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[Williamson Funeral Home Hearse]

Description: Copy negative of a Williamson Funeral Home hearse, a Meteor on a Cadillac chassis. A casket sits in front of the hearse, and flowers are visible in front of it.
Date: December 5, 1987
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Kelso Funeral Home]

Description: Photograph of a burial service from Kelso Funeral Home. There is a hearse parked next to a tent with a crowd of people around it.
Date: 1941
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

Santa Fe Train Wreck

Description: Photograph of the wreckage from the Santa Fe Train wreck that occurred in 1955 in View, Texas. A group of people, the conductor, and police stand near a hearse next to some wreckage. The conductor and one of the policemen are writing in their small notebooks.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Hearse #1

Description: Copy negative of the Laughter Funeral Home hearse in Abilene, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Hearse #2

Description: Copy negative of the Laughter Funeral Home hearse in Abilene, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Crowd at Funeral Procession]

Description: Photograph of a view of the large crowd at the funeral procession for the 29 people killed at the Gulf Tanker "Venezuela" explosion. People are crowding the street and even watching from the roofs of buildings in the background. There is a stamp from Trost Studio in the bottom right corner.
Date: 1926
Creator: Trost Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Hearse in Funeral Procession]

Description: Photograph of a Pipkin & Brulin Co. hearse in the funeral procession for the people killed in the Gulf Tanker "Venezuela" explosion. A large crowd is visible surrounding the procession, and men in uniforms stand in lines to the side of the hearse.
Date: 1926
Creator: Trost Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Hearse at Parkland Hospital with casket for President Kennedy]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by a Dallas Times Herald staff photographer, most likely Bob Jackson. This image shows the hearse from Oneal Funeral Home parked at the emergency entrance to Parkland Hospital with its back doors open. The hearse had just arrived with the casket for President Kennedy's body.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas Times Herald
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[Oneal Funeral Home hearse at Parkland Hospital]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by a Dallas Times Herald staff photographer. This image shows the hearse from Oneal Funeral Home outside the emergency entrance to Parkland Hospital on November 22, 1963. Dallas police officer James Chaney can be seen in the background.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas Times Herald
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[Hearse arriving at Parkland Hospital with casket for President Kennedy]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by a Dallas Times Herald staff photographer. This image shows the arrival of the hearse from Oneal Funeral Home, carrying the casket for President Kennedy's body, at Parkland Hospital on November 22, 1963.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas Times Herald
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[A hearse parked in front of Weed-Corley Funeral Home]

Description: A hearse parked in front of the Weed-Corley Funeral Home building. The building is two stories and has a garage attached to it. The building also has an awning in front of it.
Date: April 25, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Old Hearse used for Transportation at Convair

Description: Large black hearse used to transport Convair employees. Men are seated in the car while one looks into the back. Photo taken on August 2, 1951.
Date: August 2, 1951
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Cars Outside Presbyterian Church]

Description: Photograph of a hearse and a fire truck parked in front of a Presbyterian church for Assistant Chief Ruie E. Akin's funeral in Beaumont, Texas.
Date: June 7, 1954
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

Jack Schmitz and Sons Funeral Home

Description: Photograph of Jack Schmitz and Sons Funeral Home, a horse-drawn casket wagon, a horse-drawn hearse, and a 1923 motor hearse. Jack Schmitz Sr. and Bob Schmitz are driving the vehicles. The photograph was taken in 1957 during the Denton Centennial. A caption identifying the vehicles is included.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library