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Portrait of Abilene High Class on Trip

Description: Copy negative of classmates from Abilene High School gathered in front of a gazebo and behind two ornate monuments. The group, mostly women, are dressed in blouses and long skirts and most wear hats.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Walter Hall Park Plaque]

Description: Photograph of a marble dedication plaque, which is attached to a large, freestanding stone block. It stands in Walter Hall Park in League City, Texas. Yellow and orange flowers border the area where the plaque stands. A chain link fence is visible in the background.
Date: October 18, 1985
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Bicentennial Memorial]

Description: Photograph of a monument on the lawn in front of the Sabine County courthouse in Hemphill, Texas. The monument reads: "1976 Bicentennial Memorial Sabine County Founded 1837".
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

The Quarterly of the Texas State Historical Association, Volume 6, July 1902 - April, 1903

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 starts on page 379.
Date: 1903
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

["Tiny" Gaston and unidentified officer]

Description: Photograph of "Tiny" Gaston and unidentified officer standing in front of a Richmond patrol car. The car is parked in front of the Jaybird Monument. Tree, wooden house in center background. White stucco building on far right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Lamar Monument]

Description: Postcard image of the Lamar Monument. In memory of first President of Texas. Richmond, Texas. Same as 1971.075.001i.
Date: 1947
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Lamar Monument and Grave]

Description: Postcard image of Lamar Monument and Grave in memory of first President of Texas. Richmond, Texas. Tree obstructs view of free-standing monument. Cross to right of monument. Foliage to right and left.
Date: 1947
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Jaybird marker. View of the names on the marker.]

Description: Photograph of the Jaybird marker. Close-up view allows top few lines to be read as: H.H. FROST. L.E. GIBSON. J.M. SHAMBLIN. Dark areas in top right, and bottom left corners of photo. Black design borders photograph. Written in ink on bottom of photo: 1959. Stamped on back of photo: Guaranteed For Life This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Fox Company, San Antonio, Texas Trade Mark Protected. Oct. 1939.
Date: 1939
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Jaybird Marker enclosed by shrubbery]

Description: Photograph of the Jaybird Marker. Monument is a tall, pointed, free-standing cement monument enclosed by shrubbery. Tall trees in background. Flatbed automobiles partially seen in foreground. Black area in top right, and bottom left corners of photo. Photograph is bordered by a black design. tamped on back of photo: Guaranteed For Life This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Fox Company, San Antonio, Texas Trade Mark Protected. Oct. 1939.
Date: 1939
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Jaybird Marker, 1939]

Description: Photograph of a Jaybird Marker. Marker dedicated to memory of H.H. Frost. Free-standing cement monument with large round columns on right and left. Shrubbery in front of marker. Dark areas in top right and bottom left of photo. Photograph has black design bordering it. tamped on back of photo: Guaranteed For Life This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Fox Company, San Antonio, Texas Trade Mark Protected. Oct. 1939.
Date: 1939
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Postcard image of the Brigham-San Jacinto Monument]

Description: Postcard image (souvenir) of the "Brigham-San Jacinto Monument, As seen at the unveiling on the 26 August, 1881, at the Pavilion, Galveston, Texas". Card has picture of the freestanding monument located in the interior of a building. Monument is draped by the U.S. and Texas flag on its right and left. A statue can be seen in background and a window (glare) above it. Wooden chair on far right.
Date: August 26, 1881
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Erastus (Deaf) Smith monument on Fort Bend County Courthouse lawn.]

Description: Photo of Erastus "Deaf" Smith located on courthouse lawn. Taken as publicity shot for Suburbia Newspaper. Taken prior to courthouse restoration. The monument is a free standing monument with a bust of Smith at top. Sidewalk begins at bottom right of photo and goes up and around the monument. There is a bench near the sidewalk and across from the monument.
Date: 1979~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Client Card: Borough of Queens]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for the Borough of Queens (Department of Parks), including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Piece included: Soldiers Monument for Calvary Cemetery.
Date: January 1930
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Item Type: Text
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

[Client Card: Borough of Edgewater]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for the Borough of Edgewater (Department of Public Works), including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Piece included: tablet for soldier monument.
Date: June 1929
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Item Type: Text
Partner: Amon Carter Museum