View from above of a town street. In the foreground are five rows of standing men, with a few women in some of the rows. A man in the fourth row holds up a large Texas flag on a pole. Behind the standing people are several buggies pulled by single horses. In the background are several buildings, most two stories high with covered porches in front; these appear to be stores, including one furniture store. Two small trees front one of the buildings. The negative of this photograph is in SJMH collection: 17572; negative made by Mass Photo Company. Copy of an original photo by Fleming P. Cooper. Texas Veterans Association, annual reunion at Belton, Texas; image dated April 20-21, 1883 but may be 1886.
21 x 26 cm (8.3 x 10.2 in)
Place of Origin
Belton (Bell County, Tex.)
Caption / Inscription / Signature
"April 20 or 21 - 1883 Mexican War Veterans Belton Tex"
[Houston, Tex.]: F. W. Barkley, 1968.
Artisan or Artist
Barkley, F. W.
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