This picture depicts a car being shown during the East Texas Fair in downtown Nacogdoches. There is a man sitting behind the wheel with three women passengers. There is a sign for the fair on the back side of the car.
A newspaper article by Lera Thomas traveling to the Far East to visit Japan, Korea, Thailand, and South Vietnam. She met with frontline troops and villagers in South Vietnam and examined the economic aid programs sent to SEATO.
Submarines; Launchings; World War II; Events; Naval yards & naval stations;
A series of pictures of Lera Thomas at the launching of the U.S.S. Shark, a Balao-class diesel-electric submarine. Mrs. Thomas acted as the sponsor to the launching by breaking a bottle of champagne over the bow. The Shark launched October 17, 1943...
An owner's manual for a Philco television set. Inside is a receipt from Crumpacker Distributing Corporation sold to Kamin Furniture Company and shipped to Mrs. J. W. Millard, Sr. It is dated December 2, 1953.
A 5'' x 7'' photograph enclosed in a cardboard frame. "Rogers Photo Dallas" is on the bottom of the frame. "Mary White McCorkle. Widow of Jesse Watkins of Texas Revolutionary Fame" is written in pencil below the photo.
Working class; Men; Grain elevators; Silos; Historic buildings;
A 3.5'' x 3.5'' black and white photograph of three men at work near a grain silo. One of the men is hanging off the ladder of a silo while the other two men are feeding grain onto a belt. The silo looks like the one located off 259, coming into...