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WTU Water Supply

Description: Photograph of WTU Water Supply plant. The plant is made up of several large round tanks. Two cars are on the road in front of the plant.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Two Women on Lake

Description: Copy negative of Willie Hardie Walker and an unknown woman sitting by the lake. Both women are wearing dresses and hats. They sit across a bar that over looks the lake, which is behind them. A shoreline can be seen in the distance.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Roscoe After Flood

Description: Copy photograph of a view of Roscoe after a flood. A man on a horse stands in a field of water. A wooden barn is behind him.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Pedro Chavez and the First Well in Redford, Texas

Description: Paper about Carrasco family and their ranch in Redford, Texas where the first well was dug. Pedro Chaves, a child raised by the Carrasco family on their ranch in Redford. This is a research paper written by Saul Acosta for an American History Class at Marfa High School in 1967.
Date: 1967
Item Type: Paper
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Felipe Carrasco Getting Water from a Well

Description: Photograph of Felipe Carrasco (1897-1923) getting water from a well. This photo was included in a research paper by Rolando Ontineros for a history class at Marfa High School in 1967.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[Words Carved into Fountain]

Description: Photograph of text carved into three sides of a fountain in Fort Worth, Texas. Water pours from the mouth of a horned face at the base of the fountain.
Date: unknown
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries

Joe Lee's Restaurant

Description: Photograph of Joe Lee's Seafood Restaurant in Kemah, Texas. The restaurant is on stilts, and the sign above the restaurant shows signs of damage. Several buildings in the background also show signs of damage. The ground beneath the restaurant is covered by shallow brown water and debris. A boat is also partially visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Kemah Historical Society

Texas Ave at high tide

Description: Photograph of a portion of the business area in Kemah, Texas along Clear Creek during a typical high tide. Several cars are parked in the lot of a lounge and pharmacy on Texas Ave. The water from Clear Creek has filled the parking lot and has reached the street.
Date: April 20, 1973
Creator: Clear Lake Photography
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Kemah Historical Society

Sportsman's Restaurant

Description: Photograph of Sportsman's Restaurant in Kemah, Texas. Water has risen to the door of the one-story brick building. A sign advertising "Fine Foods" is affixed above the entrance. An American flag is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Kemah Historical Society

Texas Ave

Description: Photograph of a portion of the business area in Kemah, Texas along Clear Creek during a typical high tide. Water from Clear Creek has filled several parking lots and has crossed the street in areas. Several cars are parked at various businesses. A motel, seafood restaurant, tire shop, grocery store, and auto parts store are pictured.
Date: April 20, 1973
Creator: Clear Lake Photography
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Kemah Historical Society

Windmill and Cattle

Description: Photograph of a windmill pumping water for cattle on the Texas plains. This windmill has a vane on it which directs it towards the wind.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

[Well Outside of a House]

Description: Photograph of a stone water well behind a house in Fort Worth. The house in the background has an air conditioning unit on the outside of one of the windows. There is a large tree trunk that is cut off on the left side of the image, and the house is lined with sparse shrubs. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads "Ft. Worth".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Photograph of Group of People Near a Pond]

Description: Photograph of a group of people standing in front of a small body of water. The people are all dressed up, the women in long dresses (mostly white) and hats and the men in dark suits and hats. One or two men are on horseback to the right. At the far right of the photograph, there are several large trees and more trees in the background. Handwritten notes on the back of the photograph name a few of the people: "Estelle Bloys," "Ezra Cook," and "Miss Mabel Bloys."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[J.O. Sims' House]

Description: Photograph of J.O. Sims' house, looking east, before 1919. There is a railroad track running next to the house and a body of water in the foreground of the picture.
Date: 1919~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Water on Glass]

Description: Photograph of rain drops on a glass. In the image, the outside can be seen upside down through the larger droplets on the glass.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Water Droplets]

Description: Photograph of small drops of liquid landing in a large body of water. The image was created as part of the Story of Jack Daniel's Distillery for the Gardner Advertising Company.
Date: October 1, 1956
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Receiving Water Rations]

Description: Photograph of men, woman, and children receiving two cartons of Drinking Water from the back of a truck. In the image, a line has formed for the cartons where two men inside the truck are handling the crates, a mother is consoling a crying baby in her arms, another mother, wearing bandages on her face, is fixing her son's pants. Two men and an injured woman are walking with their rations towards the camera.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Receiving Water Rations]

Description: Photograph of men, woman, and children receiving two cartons of Drinking Water from the back of a truck. In the image, a line has formed for the cartons where two men inside the truck are handling the crates, a mother is consoling a crying baby in her arms, another mother, wearing bandages on her face, is fixing her son's pants. Two men and an injured woman are walking with their rations towards the camera.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Fetching Water From a Spout]

Description: Photograph of a boy filling a bucket with water. In the image, the boy is perched on the side of the water holding a bucket while it fills with water from the water spout. Another bucket sits to his left already full under the canopy of trees.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Drops]

Description: Photograph of small drops of liquid landing in a large body of water. The image was created as part of the Story of Jack Daniel's Distillery for the Gardner Advertising Company.
Date: October 1, 1956
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter to Aunt Mary and Linnet, August 14, 1884]

Description: Letter to Mary Moore and her daughter Linnet in 1884. The letter is torn and no signature from the writer is attached. The writer discusses the heat of the summer and its impact on crops. The letter discusses the health of family members and activities, such as laundry, ironing and a camp meeting. The writer also gives news of family and friends. It ends by saying that wife of Harris Battan has died.
Date: August 14, 1884
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections