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    • Letter from Jimmy, June 15, 1934

    • Letters; Children; Childhood & youth; Grandparents; Summer; Oil wells;
    • A letter dated June 15, 1934 from Jimmy Thomas to his mother Mrs. Albert Thomas in Houston. The letter is two pages front and back and includes the envelope. The back of the first page contains a note from Jimmy's grandmother to her daughter,...
    • 1839 Hiring of a Wagon and Train

    • Carts & wagons; Pack animals; Packtrains; Republic of Texas
    • July 24, 1839 receipt made in Nacogdoches to H. J. Offett for the $150.00 hire of wagon and animals to carry supplies to the Sabine River for the army of the Republic of Texas. Signed by John S. Roberts, Quarter Master, and William G. Cook,...
    • Wagon Train Group Photograph

    • Women; Wagon trains; Men; Family; Families; Children; Childhood & youth; Horses;
    • There are two groups of people posing for the photograph in two separate wagons. Four horses are pulling the two wagons, two on each. Both wagons and all four horses appear to be decorated with flowers and tree limbs. The photograph was taken in...
    • 1877 Citizens Savings Bank Check

    • Checks; Banks; Banking; Bank notes; Cheering; Railroads;
    • Check no. 12134 from the Citizens Savings Bank in Jefferson, Texas for twenty-five dollars. Paid to J. N. Hughes and signed by Jno. M. Sims. Payable by the Bank of Commerce, St. Louis, Mo. The check has several decorative images including a woman...
    • Jimmy Thomas Letter to Mother

    • Writing; Correspondence; Children; Travel; Railroads;
    • A one-page two-sided letter written by Jimmy Thomas to his mother (Lera Millard Thomas) describing his trip on the train, interactions with the conductor. His grandfather met him at the depot and Jimmy went hunting one day. He found a bird's...
    • Lera Thomas Watches Crew Hook Up Caboose

    • Railroad cabooses; Transportation; Historic sites; Trailers; Carriage houses; African Americans; Fences; Historic buildings;
    • Lera Thomas can be seen in the background of this color photograph watching the men prepare the caboose to be processed and moved. The caboose is being moved to Millard's Crossing on a wheeled steel l-beam frame. The caboose was part of train...
    • Caboose after Repairs

    • Railroad cabooses; Photographs; Historic sites; Fences;
    • The caboose, after repairs were made at Millard's Crossing, is shown in this black and white photograph. The caboose was part of train chartered by the E.B. Hayward Lumber Company in 1905 (later Nacogdoches and Southeastern Railroad line,...
    • Crews Preparing the Caboose for Transportation

    • Railroad cabooses; Transportation; Men; Historic sites; African Americans; Fences; Trailers;
    • Color photograph of the caboose in the process of being moved to Millard's Crossing on a wheeled steel l-beam frame. The caboose is part of train chartered by the E.B. Hayward Lumber Company in 1905 (later Nacogdoches and Southeastern Railroad...
    • Preparing the Caboose to Move It

    • Railroad cabooses; Transportation; Trailers;
    • Color photograph of the caboose in the process of being moved to Millard's Crossing on a wheeled steel l-beam frame. The caboose is part of train chartered by the E.B. Hayward Lumber Company in 1905 (later Nacogdoches and Southeastern Railroad...
    • Preparing the Caboose to Move It

    • Railroad cabooses; Transportation; Trailers;
    • Color photograph of the caboose in the process of being moved to Millard's Crossing on a wheeled steel l-beam frame. The caboose is part of train chartered by the E.B. Hayward Lumber Company in 1905 (later Nacogdoches and Southeastern Railroad...

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