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Man Posing With Surveyor Instruments

Description: 1 copy negative of two photographs. The first photograph shows an unknown man posing with surveyor instruments. The second photograph shows an unknown man using surveyor instruments.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Surveyor Posing With Sighting Level

Description: Copy photograph of a surveyor posing with his equipment in the desert. He is wearing a wide-brimmed hat and sunglasses. To his left is a sighting level.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man on Horseback

Description: Copy negative of an oil exploration and survey team member on horseback. In the background there are buildings, power lines, hills, and brush. This image is set in Wyoming or Utah.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Geological Formation & Man with Horse

Description: Copy negative of an oil exploration and survey team member standing next to his horseback. In the background there is a geological formation. This image is set in Wyoming or Utah.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Surveyor; Man Posing With Surveyor Instruments

Description: 1 copy negative of two photographs. The first photograph shows a surveyor. The second photograph shows a surveyor posing with surveying instruments. The surveyor is shown wearing a hat, tie and boots.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Survey Team

Description: Copy photograph of a three-person survey team in the desert. Behind the team are mountains with some snow.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man in Chaps

Description: Copy negative of an oil exploration and survey team member standing in front of a cabin. There is riding and camping equipment hanging on the outside walls of the cabin. The man is wearing chaps and holding a hat in his right hand. This image is set in Wyoming or Utah.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Surveyor on Cliff By River

Description: Copy photograph of a surveyor and his equipment standing on a cliff above a river in the desert. The clouds are dark and there are rock formations in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men with Horses

Description: Copy negative of an oil exploration and survey team with their horses. In the background there are trees. Two horses are carrying supplies.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Surveyor Posing With Sighting Level

Description: Copy photograph of a surveyor in the desert with his equipment. He is wearing a wide-brimmed hat and is standing behind a sighting level. There are rock formations in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Railroad Survey Crew Members Pose with Survey Tools, c. 1902

Description: Members of a Chicago, Rock Island & Gulf survey crew pose with their survey tools, c. 1902. The crew worked in Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. In Texas, they worked a ten-mile section between Dallas and Fort Worth. Two of the crew members remained in the area and founded the town of Irving along the tracks in 1903. C. P. Schulze, Sr., brother of one of the town co-founders, is on the far left.
Date: c. 1902
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Irving Archives

Men Surveying Land for Highway Construction

Description: Copy negative of nine men standing on a large mound of dirt. Seven of the men are wearing hats and three are wearing suits. Some of the men are holding surveying instruments.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men in Field Near Highway Site

Description: Copy negative of several men in a field near a highway site. Most of the men are wearing hats. In the foreground is a barbed-wire fence and shrubs.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man Standing at Highway Construction Site

Description: Copy negative of the Highway Commission standing on top of a mound of dirt. The commission includes seven men, most wearing hats, suits and ties. One of the men is pointing.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man Holding Survey Stick

Description: Copy negative of exhibit A in the Miller Vs. Eslop case. It is a picture of a man with a survey stick at an indented area in a road, with fences and houses on each side.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man Posing with a Horse at Surveyors' Camp, c. 1902

Description: A man and a horse in a field with survey crew camp in background, c. 1902. A Chicago, Rock Island & Gulf survey crew surveyed a ten-mile stretch between Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas in 1902. Two of the members remained behind and founded the town of Irving along the tracks in 1903.
Date: c. 1902
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Irving Archives

[Surveyors Breaking Camp]

Description: Photograph of a group of surveyors breaking camp. They were surveying city lots in 1906. Also pictured are a windmill, tents, and wagons.
Date: March 19, 1906
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Deaf Smith County Library

Engineers Surveying Land in Boquilla del Peguis

Description: Photograph taken in Boquilla del Peguis in 1917. The man on horseback is Mr. Nestor Baeza and the other two men are engineers surveying Mr. Baeza's land. A river runs through a canyon to the right of the picture. This photo was included in a research paper by Frank Baeza for an American History class at Marfa High School in 1975.
Date: 1917
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Surveying Party on Ojinaga

Description: Photograph taken in San Francisco, Ojinaga, Mexico in 1917. The men are (L-R): Mr. Nestor Baeza, Mr. Manuel Dominguez, and Mr. Francisco Granado. They using mules to help Mr. Baeza measure his land.
Date: 1917
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Railroad Survey Crew Members Sitting on a Flat Car, c. 1902

Description: Members of a Chicago, Rock Island & Gulf Railway survey crew pose on a flat car, c. 1902. The crew worked in Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. In Texas, they worked a ten-mile stretch between Dallas and Fort Worth. Two of the crew members remained in the area and founded the town of Irving along the tracks in 1903.
Date: 1902~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Irving Archives

Mr. Nestor Baeza

Description: Pages from a research paper by Frank Baeza for an American History class at Marfa High School in 1975. The pages describe three photographs from 1917 - 1920 of Nestor Baeza with men surveying his land and making sotol, a drink similar to tequilla.
Date: 1975
Creator: Baeza, Frank
Item Type: Paper
Partner: Marfa Public Library