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[Snow Scene]

Description: Photograph of a rare occurrence in Orange, Texas, a snowy day. Trees, homes and yards are blanketed in snow during the winter of 1895.
Date: 1895
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Photograph of Charles A. Lee]

Description: Photograph of Private Charles A. Lee, ready for a march in the snow during basic training at Camp Campbell, Kentucky.
Date: 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Sedgwick and Friend]

Description: Photograph of James Sedgwick and an unidentified woman standing in front of a building. There is snow on the ground.
Date: [1942..1945]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldiers in the Snow]

Description: Photograph of Sgt. Dave Laffal and Sgt. Clarence Whitefield posing by a signpost in the snow in Avricourt, France.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Man Walking Through Snow]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified soldier walking through snow at Camp Barkeley. Three hutments are visible in the background.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldiers Kneeling in Avricourt]

Description: Photograph of Rashford, Cable, Henry Mees, Murray, and Leon D. Leffal in front of a building in Avricourt, France. There is snow on the ground, and a sign to the far right reads: "Adm Center".
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Field in Benediktbeuern]

Description: Photograph of a field in Benediktbeuern, Germany. There are houses on snow-covered hills in the background.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Marble in Snow]

Description: Torn photograph of a man identified as Marble standing in ankle-deep snow in Reichstett, Germany.
Date: January 15, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[City of Benediktbeuern]

Description: Photograph of a view of the city of Benediktbeuern. There are houses on snow-covered mountains in the background, and an empty field in the foreground.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Car In Front of Barracks]

Description: Photograph of a car in front of snow-covered barracks at Camp Barkeley.
Date: [1944..1945]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

["The Montrealer" near Montreal]

Description: Photograph of one of America's most unique passenger trains. Depicted in this photograph is the "Montrealer" train No. 21, northbound, on the last portion of its journey near Montreal, Canada. The famous old name train - headed by a C,ational's Engine No. 231 - a Pacific type 4-6-2 locomotive with a consist of five standard heavyweight cats - was om service for a number of decades. "The Montrealer" was a Pennsylvania train from Washington D.C. to New York; a New Haven train from New York to Springfield; a Boston train from Springfield to White River Junction; and a Canadian National train from White River Junction to Montreal. The rail distance was 669.7 miles. Over a span of years "The Montrealer" departed from Washington at 4:00 pm and arrived in Montreal at 8:55 am. This schedule was equivalent to an average running time of about 40 miles per hour.
Date: January 1938
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

[Blizzard in the Chicago Station]

Description: One of the most unique of all railroad photographs: It is a January night in 1958 and a blizzard-snowstorm rages in the "Windy City". This scene is in the yards - the Chicago and North Western Railway's Chicago passenger station is visible in the background. Observe the gas jets which are keeping switches from being frozen.
Date: January 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

The Cave of the Winds in Winter, Niagara Falls

Description: Color photo postcard picturing the Cave of the Winds in Winter. Three large ice falls surround a solitary man standing in their midst. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Niagara Falls, N.Y. on Sept 10, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Church and Footbridge in Winter]

Description: Color postcard depicting a winter scene with a country church in the background and a footbridge with a man on it on the foreground. Written on the card, "Sincere Christmas Wishes" and handwritten, "Mr & Mrs. B.A. Hodges." It is addressed to Miss A.E. Dill, Paris, Texas.It is postmarked Temple, Tex on Dec 23, 1904.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Windmill in Winter]

Description: Color postcard depicting a winter scene with a footbridge in the foreground and a windmill in the background. Printed on the card, "With Best Wishes for a Happy Christmas" and handwritten, "Mr & Mrs, B. A. Hodges." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Temple, Tex. on Dec 23, 1904.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Young Woman in a Snowy Grove of Trees]

Description: Black and white photograph of a young woman, identified as Christine Olson Walters. Christine, who has her hands clasped in front of her, is dressed in a short coat, a knitted hat, pants, and boots. The ground that she stands on is covered in a thick layer of snow. Numerous snow-covered trees surround her.
Date: 1925
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Snow on a Barn Roof]

Description: Copy negative of a black and white photograph of a barn whose roof is covered in a thick sheet of snow. To the left of the barn, a silo is partially visible in the foreground. A four-wheeled trailer sits in the snow that is on the ground in front of the barn. The back end of another trailer is discernible on the right.
Date: 1924
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Snow Scene at P.J.A. Petersen Home

Description: A copy negative of a black and white photograph of P.J.A. Petersen's land and house during the rare snow of 1925. The foreground shows Petersen's land nearly completely covered in snow. His two-story house, visible in the background, is nestled amongst trees that are both deciduous and coniferous. The sky behind the house is a cloudy gray.
Date: 1925
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Martin & Lizzie Christiansen Home

Description: Copy negative of the family home of Martin and Lizzie Christiansen of Danevange, Texas. The yard are covered in snow and ice. According to sources, The house is located 1.5 miles east of the Danevang Post Office.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Equipment Store and Car

Description: Negative of the front of the snow-covered white shed housing the Midwest Equipment Company in Odessa Texas. Other buildings can be seen along the muddy roads while a car speeds by in the foregrounds.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Equipment Store

Description: Negative of the front of the snow-covered white shed housing the Midwest Equipment Company in Odessa Texas. Cars and other buildings can be seen along the muddy roads.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame