John R. Peavey Scrapbook
Black and white photograph. Hand-drawn sketch. Photograph: "Mission, 1910 Lon C. Hill trying to convince William Jennings Bryan that he should move into the Valley country. Left to right: Greg Wood of Mission, Tex, Texas Ranger Sam McKinsey, seated Lon C. Hill of Harlingen, Senator William Jennings Bryan. Notice two guns under the rangers coat and one under coat of Lon C. Hill." Sketch: "Harlingen, Texas, in 1905. A man told me it was Six-shooter Junction, but the conductor called in Harlingen."
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John R. Peavey Scrapbook, UTRGV Digital Library, The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley. Accessed via https://scholarworks.utrgv.edu/johnrpeavey
1900-1909, 1910-1919, Frontier and pioneer life -- Rio Grande Valley, Crime -- Rio Grande Valley, Criminals -- Rio Grande Valley, Law enforcement -- Rio Grande Valley