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John F. Conners in Siberia

Description: John F. Conners with other U.S. Army soldiers in Budalapast, Siberia. They are standing by a red cross boxcar. This photo was included in a research paper by Albert Garcia for an American History Class at Marfa High School in 1969.
Date: unknown
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[Old man with a dog]

Description: This is a photograph of a room filled with items. In the center of the room, there is an older man (Nick Merfelder, the Justice of the Peace at Fort Davis) with a moustache sitting in a chair smoking a pipe and reading something on a short table in front of him. A large dog is sitting next to him with its head in the Merfelder's lap. There are several chairs and tables covered in books, papers, and lambs near the man. The room is relatively large with wood paneling across the floor, far wall, and ceiling and a stove in the back. There are windows to the left and right. Various paintings and photographs are hung on the wall. To the right, there is a table with several musical instruments including a violin (or viola) in a case, trombone, and clarinet as well as sheet music on a stand; behind the instruments are a wardrobe, a desk covered in papers, and three coats hanging on the wall. A door in the far wall of the room is open, showing a glimpse of other rooms.
Date: unknown
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Martha Willis Sellers, 1880s

Description: Photograph of a painting of Martha Willis Sellers, maternal grandmother of Ethel C. Bryant. This painting was fron the 1880s. It was included in a research paper by Mike Shurley for an American History class at Marfa High School in 1968.
Date: 1880~
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Hans Briam

Description: Portrait of the Hans Briam, youngest son of Louis and Antonio Briam. He became a merchant in Marfa, Texas. He is dressed in a formal suit and tie. He has a mustache.
Date: unknown
Partner: Marfa Public Library