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[American Legion Flag Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of five male members of the American Legion participating in a flag ceremony in League City. Each member is wearing a blue vest and a garrison cap. Two members are balancing rifles, another two are holding folded American flags, and one member on the right is saluting something that is not visible.
Date: 1996
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[American Legion Flag Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of four male members of the American Legion participating in a flag ceremony. The men are standing in a row; all four men are wearing blue vests and garrison caps. The two men standing on the ends of the row are holding rifles in their palms and balancing them against their shoulders. The two men standing in the middle are holding folded American flags.
Date: 1996
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Hung Squirrels and a Hunting Dog]

Description: Copy negative of a black and white photograph of a hunting dog laying in the shade on the lawn of a house that belongs to Robert (Speck) Rasmussen. On the exterior wall of the house a row of dead squirrels are hung up on display behind the dog. Three rifles are vertically balanced on their butts against the wall as well. A window on the exterior of the house is visible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Four Men on a Hunting Trip]

Description: Copy negative of a black and white photograph of four men standing outdoors, presumably on a hunting trip. A dead animal is hanging from the automobile, in which a man is sitting. The man standing to the left of the kill is vertically holding a rifle. The two men in the foreground are staging a pose for the photograph; the man on the left is pointing a small gun at the man on the right, who has his arms up in defense.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Morning Kill Hanging From an Automobile After a Hunt]

Description: Copy negative of a black and white photograph of the results of a hunting trip. A few lifeless ducks are hung from a parked automobile which also has its cab filled with dead ducks. Five rifles are vertically propped up on their butts against the car. Grass and brush is visible in the foreground and the background.
Date: 1929
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Hunting Party

Description: Copy negative of a black and white photograph of a hunting party, composed of five men, posing for a picture in front of their automobile. One man in the center is holding a cluster of ducks that the men have caught; there are more ducks hanging from the automobile roof. The other men are holding their rifles vertically and balancing them against the ground.
Date: 1929
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Women posing with rifles]

Description: Postcard of a group of women outdoors posing with rifles, from the Gaye Eeds Glenn collection. They are wearing long white dresses and standing in front of shrubs. The woman on the left side of the photograph is drinking out of a large jug.
Date: 1912/1915
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

Ramrod

Description: Double barrel percussion rifle (a) with ramrod (b) owned by William Franklin Carnes, a Methodist minister, who was born in 1845 and died in 1921
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Town Ruins After Raid

Description: Copy negative of town ruins after Pancho Villa's raid in Columbus, New Mexico. In the foreground is a field full of debris and a soldier with a rifle. In the background are dilapidated buildings. Written on the photograph is, "The Ruins of Columbus, N.M. after being Raided by Pancho Villa." In the lower right-hand corner is, "W.M. Horne Co. El Paso, Tex. 3017".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Frontier Soldiers with Rifles]

Description: Photograph of frontier soldier reenactors at the Texas Folklife Festival. One officer is standing on the right across from two soldiers on the left. They are wearing black coats, black hats with yellow cords, gray pants and black boots. The officer has yellow stripes on the sleeve of his coat. They are all holding their rifles in front of them with their left hand on tip and right hand on bottom, near the trigger area. Behind them on the right, a boy is standing alone, watching them.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Living History Participants Posing for a Photo]

Description: Photograph of two Living History participants dressed in old western wear at the Texas Folklife Festival. The man on the left is sitting on a square bale of hay, holding a vintage pistol and a rifle. The person on the right is kneeling on one knee and holding two long vintage pistols that criss-cross over their chest.
Date: [1988-08-04..1988-08-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Muzzle Loading Instruction by the San Antonio Muzzle Loading Association]

Description: Black and white photograph of a young boy pointing a rifle at an unseen target with his eye closed. Two adults from the San Antonio Muzzle Loading Association, the sponsors of the activity, are supervising the boy. This activity is one of many at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Wearing Fox Skin Cap]

Description: Photograph of a member of the San Antonio Muzzle Loading Association at the Texas Folklife Festival. He has a blonde mustache and is wearing a fox-skin cap, and a leather shirt with fringe on the arms and chest. He is holding a rifle and wearing a knife in a pouch that is tied to his shirt.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Town Ruins After Raid

Description: Copy negative of town ruins after Pancho Villa's raid in Columbus, New Mexico. In the foreground is a field full of debris and a soldier with a rifle. In the background are dilapidated buildings. Written on the photograph is, "The Ruins of Columbus, N.M. after being Raided by Pancho Villa." In the lower right-hand corner is, "W.M. Horne Co. El Paso, Tex. 3017".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Living History Reenactor with Rifle]

Description: Photograph of a Living History reenactor at Frontier Fort at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Dressed in a blue Civil War era military uniform, he is loading his rifle while standing in front of two other soldier reenactors.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Living History Reenactors with Rifles]

Description: Photograph of three Living History reenactors at Frontier Fort at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Dressed in blue Civil War era military uniforms, they are holding the barrels of their rifles while the stocks rest on the ground.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Muzzleloading School]

Description: Photograph of two men dressed in Civil War era clothing teaching a boy muzzle loading at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. They are sitting on either side of the boy with two rifles laid across their laps. The man on the right is holding a round silver bullet in front of the boy, and the man on the left is pointing to it and telling the boy about it.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Boy Learning About Muzzleloaders]

Description: Photograph of two men teaching a boy about muzzleloaders in "Muzzleloading School" at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The boy is sitting in between the two men, who are dressed in Civil War era clothing and are showing him the muzzle of a rifle that is laid across their laps. They are all sitting on a stack of wooden shingles, in front of a log cabin.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Flintlock rifle

Description: Flintlock rifle with ramrod; marked with ”R” on lockplate; has pouch, axe, and horn together from same source
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum