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    • Letters from Jimmy, June 17, 1933

    • Letters; Children; Childhood & youth; Grandparents; Summer; Envelopes; Games; Farm life; Country life; Gardening; Gardens; Hunting; Hay; Cattle; Sunburns;
    • A set of four notes and letters included in one envelope addressed to Mr. Albert Thomas in Houston and stamped in Nacogdoches, Texas on June 17, 1933. Some of the letters are to Albert, but others are written to Lera.
    • On the way to Agra, India

    • Farms; Agriculture; People; Clouds; Animals; Rocks; Dirt roads; Trees;
    • A group of people carrying a basket over their head walking on a dirt road on a cloudy day from a rice field with different animals in the field and trees in the background. The people are wearing saris. The rocks separate the dirt road and the...
    • Mrs. Thomas Travels to the Middle East 1983

    • Landscape photographs; Merchants; Merchandise exchanges; Mercantile facilities; Meadows; Markets; People associated with religion; People associated with manual labor; People associated with agriculture; People; Agriculture; Architecture;...
    • Mrs. Thomas took 104 photographs while traveling to the Middle East in 1983. They are mostly of landscapes, people, animals, and buildings.
    • Sitton Dogtrot Log House and Museum Sign

    • Structures; Dwellings; Historic buildings; Architecture; Logs; Cabins; Signs (Notices); Fences;
    • A large dogtrot house with a sleeping loft and squared logs originally located about five miles west of Central Heights, Texas, on County Road 698. Built by William and Susan Hayter who came to Texas in 1842. This is after its restoration at...
    • Cason Letter to Thomas Family 1934

    • Correspondence; Health; Education; Children; Universities & colleges;
    • A letter from Maurine M. Cason to the Thomas family. The envelope is postmarked Beaumont, July 3, 1934 and has a 3-cent George Washington stamp and is addressed to Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Thomas, 2208 Isabella, Houston, Texas. Cason writes about being...
    • Snake charmer and boys along the side of the road

    • Bicycles & tricycles; Men; Children; Billboards; Billboard posters; Snakes; Plants; Entertainers;
    • A man sitting on a box playing an instrument to a large snake, next to a field with a billboard and a few structures in the background. There is two boys standing with their bicycles and another boy standing off to the side of them on a dirt road....
    • Photograph of Automobile in East Texas Fair

    • Luggage; Automobile driving; Automobiles; City & town life; City & town halls; Cityscapes; Fairs; Horses; Wagon trains; Umbrellas; People; People associated with commercial activities; People associated with entertainment & sports; People...
    • A parked early 1900s automobile with four occupants. The driver is a male with a white top hat, glasses, and he is wearing light colored business attire. The three passengers are all female. Two are carrying umbrellas to keep the sun off of them....
    • Photograph of Automobile in East Texas Fair

    • Luggage; Automobile driving; Automobiles; City & town life; City & town halls; Cityscapes; Fairs; Horses; Wagon trains; Umbrellas; People; People associated with commercial activities; People associated with entertainment & sports; People...
    • A parked early 1900s automobile with four occupants. The driver is a male with a white top hat, glasses, and he is wearing light colored business attire. The three passengers are all female. Two are carrying umbrellas to keep the sun off of them....
    • A Triple Date in a Model T

    • Automobiles; Dating (Social custom); Dates; Young adults; Youth; Men; Women; Decorations;
    • A photograph of a Ford Model T with an open top and decorated in white streamers. There are six unidentified individuals (three couples) in the three seat car dressed all in white. The women are all wearing hats. They are parked on a dirt road...
    • 1913 Road Construction in Houston

    • Road construction; Roads; Horses; Construction; Construction equipment; Schools; Universities & colleges; Mules; African Americans;
    • A photograph of a mule pulling a cart spreading Solvay roadbinder on a finished road at the Rice Institute in Houston, Texas. An African-American man wearing a light colored jacket, hat, pants, and boots is driving the mule. There are lamps and...
    • 1913 Roadwork on the Galveston Causeway

    • Road construction; Roads; Construction; Construction equipment; Automobiles; Equipment; Equipment & supplies; Bridges; Telephone lines;
    • A photograph of a topless car pulling a cart that is spreading Solvay along the newly constructed Galveston causeway. There are three men in the photograph working the machinery. The photo was taken by Schlueter Studio in Houston, Texas.
    • Thomas and Eakins, February 1938

    • Letters; Letterheads; Legislators; Correspondence; Employment; Road construction; Occupations; Government officials; Presidents; Politicians; Politics & government; Newspapers; Clippings; Political patronage; Pensions; Construction; Traffic...
    • Correspondence between Albert Thomas and Chas. S. Eakins in February 1938. Eakins wrote to Thomas about getting a position on the new Houston traffic survey approved by President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Eakins includes a newspaper clipping about...
    • Jimmy Thomas Scrapbook

    • Scrapbooks; Albums; Photographs; Family; Children;
    • Blue scrapbook belonging to Jimmy Thomas, given to him on Christmas Day, 1932. There is a Native American scene on the front cover with an American Indian paddling a canoe. The scrapbook has a blue string binding and blue press board front and...
    • Tirolean Hotel in Garmish, Germany

    • Architectural elements; Architecture; Flower arrangements; Flowers; Window displays; Cafes; People; Wooden buildings;
    • In Germany, the Wolf Hotel with a long row of window boxes filled with flowers facing the main road. The style is very Alpine. There is a group of people sitting at tables underneath a cover with others standing around in front of a cafe.
    • Petting an elephant

    • Elephants; Roads; Women; Men; Wildlife conservation; Tourism;
    • Mrs. Lera Millard Thoma and another woman petting an elephant covered by a cloth and a man is riding. They are next to a paved road in India and there is a structure in the background along with many trees in a field.
    • Photograph of Road and Park Construction

    • Roads; Road construction; Parks; Mules; Automobiles; Universities & colleges; Landscape photographs;
    • Photograph of mule pulling a cart along a dirt road. There are cars parked and men standing in the background with surrounding trees, pillars, and brick entrance. In the lower left is written "Spreading Solvay Road Binder on finished road at the...

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