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  • Date: from 1851 - 1900
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    • 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
    • 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
    • Lena Thornton

    • Women - Clothing & dress
      Beeville (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows bust portrait of Lena Thornton, a resident of Beeville.
    • 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
    • Firemen and fire engine outside Buchel Block, Cuero, Texas

    • Buchel Block (Cuero, Tex.); Fire fighters.
    • Photograph shows members of the Merchants Protective Hose Company No. 1 standing beside fire engine outside Buchel Block. On building is sign for the law offices of Crain, Kleberg & Grimes.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Unidentified boy in dark suit and cap, 1880s

    • Children's clothing.; Children.; Hats.; San Antonio (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows studio photograph of an unidentified boy dressed in a dark suit with a white collar and a dark cap.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • J.C. and Virah Jones and children

    • Farmhouses - Brown County (Tex.); Windmills - Brown County (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows Virah, J.C., Lula, Homer and Lillie Jones; the parents are standing in front of a plank fence which surrounds their home; on left is a windmill. The children are seated on the ground.
    • 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
    • Adolf Herff, Jr.

    • German Americans.
      Physical fitness.
    • Photograph shows Adolf Herff, Jr. grandson of Ferdinand Ludwig Herff, without a shirt, looking at flexed muscle on his right arm.
    • 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
    • Alamo Plaza from the Dreiss's Alamo Drugstore, San Antonio, Texas, ca. 1882

    • Grenet Building (San Antonio, Tex.); Plazas - San Antonio (Tex.); Butcher shops - San Antonio (Tex.); Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.); Alamo Plaza (San Antonio, Tex.); San Antonio (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows Alamo Plaza with meat market in foreground. The Alamo chapel and Grenet Building in background. View looking northeast.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Hettie Kenney in theatrical costume

    • Actresses
      Costume, Theatrical.
    • Photograph shows amateur actress Hettie B. Kenney, daughter of Austin, Texas, postmaster Henry B. Kenney.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Falls of the Colorado, Austin Mount Bonnell

    • Landscape - Texas; Rivers - Texas; Colorado River (Tex.); Austin (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows an oil on canvas (12 x 18 inches) of a man with a gun looking toward the falls with Mount Bonnell in the background. Signed on lower right:""H. Lungkwitz 1875."
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Alexander Lowe

    • Undertakers and undertaking.
    • Photograph shows bust portrait of Alexander Lowe (1819-1892), undertaker in Victoria, Texas.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Reliance Flour Mill, Fredericksburg, Texas, early 1900s

    • Reliance Flour Mill (Fredericksburg, Tex.); Felix Vander Stucken & Son Roller Mill (Fredericksburg, Tex.); Flour mills - Fredericksburg (Tex.); Hex signs.; German Americans.; Belgian Americans.; Stone buildings - Fredericksburg (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows the Reliance Flour Mill (Felix Vander Stucken & Son Roller Mill) located on Public Square. Two-story stone building (center) is mill; office and warehouse on left, elevator (right).
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Marriage certificate of Francisco A. Chapa and Adelaida Rivas

    • Business--Texas--San Antonio.; Family--Texas--San Antonio.; Historic buildings--Conservation and restoration--Texas--San Antonio.; Mexican Americans--Texas--San Antonio.; Women--Texas--San Antonio--Societies and clubs--History.
    • Marriage certicate of Francisco A. Chapa and Adelaida Rivas
    • Francisco A. Chapa Family Papers
    • 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
    • Looking south from roof of courthouse, La Grange, Texas

    • Drugstores - La Grange (Tex.); Stores & shops - La Grange (Tex.); Jails - La Grange (Tex.); Cityscapes - La Grange(Tex.)
    • Photograph shows buildings on south side of the square, including a drug store. Fayette County Jail in background.
    • 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
    • Christian Moser in his dairy wagon

    • Swiss Americans.; Immigrants, Swiss.; Dairying.; Delivery wagons.
    • Photograph shows Christian Moser in his dairy wagon on unpaved street beside railroad.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Ed B. Kotula

    • Polish Americans.
    • Photograph shows head and shoulders studio portrait of Ed B. Kotula.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Selma Moerbe Beisert

    • Sorbian Americans.; Wendish Americans.; Women - Clothing & dress.; Chairs.
    • Photograph shows a studio full length photograph of Selma Moerbe (Mrs. John) Beisert, resident of Lee County, Texas.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Peter and Karen Thompson

    • Thompson, Peter; Thompson, Karen; Norwegian Americans; Bosque County (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows studio portrait of Dr. Peter Thompson and his wife, Karen, residents of Bosque County, Texas.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • D. Doole & Son General Store, Brady, Texas

    • D. Doole & Son General Merchandise Store (Brady, Tex.); Donkeys.; Fourth of July.; General stores Brady (Tex.); Brady (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows men and young boys standing on the stoop on front of the building. One man (far right) is attempting to pull a donkey with a rider.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Beauregard P. Knoll

    • Knoll, Beauregard P.; French Americans.; Rifles.; Military uniforms.; Galveston (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows a studio portrait of Beauregard P. Knoll in a military uniform holding a rifle equipped with a bayonet.
    • General Photograph Collection


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