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  • Date: from 1851 - 1900
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    • Mission San Juan Capistrano, San Antonio, Texas

    • Mission San Juan Capistrano (San Antonio, Tex.); Spanish mission buildings - San Antonio (Tex.); San Antonio (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows side and rear of the ruins of the mission church.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Art students at Ursuline Academy

    • Ursuline Academy (San Antonio, Tex.)
      Art - Study and teaching.
    • Photograph shows nun and students, with paintings and sketch books, pose outside building at Ursuline Academy.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Henry Werner Family

    • German Americans.; Sorbian Americans.; Teachers.; Family portraits.
    • Photograph shows a studio portrait of Henry Werner, teacher in Serbin, Texas, with his wife, Louise, and their children.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Crowd on Military Plaza, San Antonio, ca. 1885

    • Celebrations-- San Antonio (Tex.); Cityscapes - San Antonio (Tex.); Military Plaza (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • Photograph shows crowd including mounted horsemen wearing top hats and sashes (center)" View looking southwest. Buildings on south side of the plaza in background.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Annie Swia Casseb and sons

    • Lebanese Americans.; Costume - Lebanon.
    • Photograph shows Annie Swia Casseb (who immigrated with sons to Texas in 1901) with George on her lap and Solomon (1885-1958) They are wearing Lebanese dress.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Gasoline-operated alfalfa boiler

    • Farm equipment.; Wagons.; Horses - El Paso (Tex.); Alfalfa.
    • Photograph shows man unloading alfalfa from wagon next to boiler. Adobe building, with arched opening, in the background.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Unidentified couple

    • Women - Clothing & dress.; Men's clothing.
    • Photograph shows man standing behind woman wearing a plaid dress and holding a beribboned hat.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Herons on the Pedernales River.

    • Landscape - Texas; River - Texas; Cypress; Herons; Pedernales River (Tex.); Texas Hill Country (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows an oil on canvas (19 x 27 inches) of a stand of cypress trees growing along the Pedernales River with three white herons in foreground. Inscribed on lower right:""H. Lumgkwitz 1885."
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Main Street, Cuero, Texas ca. 1890

    • Main Street - Cuero (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows looking west on Main Street towards intersection of Gonzales Street. H. Runge Company (far left) across from Gohmert's Saloon. On far right is sign for William Koehler & Sons Dry Goods, established in 1890.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Ed B. Kotula

    • Polish Americans.
    • Photograph shows head and shoulders studio portrait of Ed B. Kotula.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Receipt from D. & A. Oppenheimer, page 2

    • Ranchers--Texas, South; Ranching--History--19th century; Ranching--Texas, South--History; Ranching--West (U.S.); Sheep ranches.
    • Receipt for household items and clothing from D. & A. Oppenheimer, June 4, 1880
    • Anacacho Ranche Collection, 1875-1931
    • Vogt Family, near Somerset, Texas

    • German Americans.
      Family portraits.
    • Photograph shows Johanna Vogt with her children and grandchildren on porch of family residence. (On porch, l. to r.'' Johanna Vogt, Herman Vogt, William Vogt, Emma L. Vogt, Alma Vogt, Johanna Vogt (grandmother), Herman Loep, Willmeina Vogt Loep,...
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Mustangs

    • Horses.
    • Photograph shows an engraving of wild horses.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Main Plaza and San Fernando Cathedral

    • A group of 39 glass plate negatives were purchased by John C. Kight in the early 1960s at an estate sale in the Alamo Heights area of San Antonio. Photographs were taken in and around San Antonio, Texas and possibly New Braunfels, Texas. All dates...
    • John C. Kight Photograph Collection
    • Dr. John Herff, Sr.

    • German Americans.
    • Photograph shows studio bust portrait of Dr. John Herff, Sr., husband of Eda Kampmann Herff and a surgeon in San Antonio, Texas.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Hunter with horse and dog

    • Hunters; Horses; Dogs; Rifles
    • Photograph shows an unidentified man holding a shotgun as he stands between horse and dog.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Benjamin Southern Wathen

    • British Americans.; Civil engineers - Dallas (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows Benjamin Southern Wathen, a prominent civil engineer of Dallas, Texas.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Hermann and Ida Dreiss

    • German Americans; Koch, Ida Dreiss (1872 - ); Dreiss, Hermann; Children's clothing
    • Photograph shows Hermann Dreiss and sister Ida Dreiss, children of Adolph Dreiss.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • L-0174-H

    • fire stations; fire departments; government facilities; fire engines; fire fighters
    • San Antonio Light Photograph Collection
    • Hugh Bernard Rice, Jr.

    • Irish Americans ; Children
    • Photograph shows Hugh Bernard Rice, Jr., as a child, shortly before moving to San Antonio, Texas.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • William Pemberton Rote, Sr., in Roman costume

    • Casino Club (San Antonio, Tex.); German Americans.; Costumes Roman
    • Photograph shows William Pemberton Rote, member of the Casino Club, in theatrical costume. Rote was a grocer.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Ranch house with thatched roof, early 1900s

    • Ranch houses - Val Verde County (Tex.)
      Texas, West.
    • Photograph shows ranch house with thatched roof. Unidentified woman and five men standing in yard. Facial features not visible. Dog on left.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Public School, S. Flores St., San Antonio, Texas, ca. 1880s

    • First Ward Public School (San Antonio, Tex.)
      Johnson School (San Antonio, Tex.)
      Schools - San Antonio (Tex.)
      Flores Street (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • Photograph shows exterior of First Ward Public School at 336 S. Flores Street.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Crowd standing outside Mathias S. Koch's new building, D'Hanis, Texas

    • M.S. Koch General Merchandise (D'Hanis, Tex.)
      Sunset Saloon (D'Hanis, Tex.)
      Bars (drinking establishments)
      General stores.
      German Americans.
    • Photograph shows crowd outside Mathias S. Koch's two-story brick store on Front Street. On right is Koch's older building with signs on building for Sunset Saloon and M.S. Koch, Dealer in General Merchandise. On far left, two women are seated...
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Oscar Fox and sister, Cora Fox

    • Children's clothing.; German Americans.
    • Photograph shows full-length view of Oscar, age 9, and Cora, age 11.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Andrew John Nelson

    • Swedish Americans.; Ranchers - Williamson County (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows head and shoulders studio portrait of Andrew J. Nelson, the largest landowner in Williamson County, Texas.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • L-2355-F

    • Frost and Brother (San Antonio, Tex.) ; Dry goods stores. ; Main Plaza (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • San Antonio Light Photograph Collection
    • Mr. and Mrs. Wilhelm Traugott Schuchardt

    • Schuchardt, Wilhelm Traugott, 1835-1875; Schuchardt, Laura Emilie Schelper, 1837-1871; German Americans; Immigrants - German
    • Photograph shows Wilhelm Traugott Schuchardt and his wife, Laura Emilie Schelper Schuchardt.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Street scene, Fredericksburg, Texas, 1890s

    • Churches - Fredericksburg (Tex.); Vereins Kirche (Fredericksburg (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows a street scene with the Vereins-Kirche in center background.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • 1900 graduating class, Ursuline Academy, Laredo, Texas

    • Nuns - Laredo (Tex.); Students - Laredo (Tex.); Schools - Laredo (Tex.); Ursuline Academy (Laredo, Tex.)
    • Photograph shows the graduating class and younger students posed with the Ursuline nuns and a priest.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Rev. John Sheean

    • Catholic Church - Clergy.
    • Photograph shows bust portrait of Rev. John Sheean, pastor of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Victoria, Texas.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Exterior of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Fredericksburg, Tex.

    • St. Mary's Catholic Church (Fredericksburg, Tex.); Churches - Fredericksburg (Tex.); German Americans.; Streets.
    • Photograph shows large group of people standing in street near entrance to the church, completed in 1863.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Benjamin Southern Wathen

    • British Americans.; Civil engineers.
    • Photograph shows Benjamin Southern Wathen, a prominent civil engineer, after the Civil War.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • John and Margarete Speckels

    • German Americans; Farmers.
    • Photograph shows studio portrait of John Christoph Speckels, Sr., and his wife, Gesche Margarete Imken Speckels, residents of Fayette County.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Johanne Freidericke Wilhelmine Ernst

    • Women -- Clothing & dress; German Americans; Industry (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows a studio portrait of Johanne Friederick Wilhelmine Ernst, daughter of Friedrich Ernst of Industry, Texas.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Parlor of Thomas N. Fleming house, Stayton Street, Victoria, Texas

    • Living rooms
      Thomas Newton Fleming House (Victoria, Tex.)
      Houses -- Victoria (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows the front parlor of the T.N. and Mollie Reeves Fleming house at northeast corner of Stayton and Victoria Streets. Piano at right brought from Alabama to Green Lake, Texas, in 1849 by Pliny Rutherford Fleming, father of T.N. Fleming.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Dr. Monroe A. Majors and family

    • Physicians.; African Americans.; Family portraits.
    • Photograph shows Dr. Monroe A. Majors, first African-American physician in Texas, with his wife and young daughter.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • McGinty Light Guards, El Paso, Texas

    • McGinty Light Guards (El Paso, Tex.)
      Clubs - El Paso (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows studio portrait of the guards, Standing (l. to r.'' Peg Grandover, Frank Gaskey, Henry Ong, Billy Schumann, Jim Longwell (Captain), Henry Moore, Tom Booth, and Jimmy Watts. Kneeling: Frank Hughes, Billy O'Brien, Herbert...
    • General Photograph Collection


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