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Captain James C. Hughes photographed his children at Hermann Park, Houston, Texas in July, 1927. The children from left to right are Betty (13), Peggy (11), Bill (9), and James Renwick (16). The family dog is included in the photo. At this time Hughes and his family were stationed at Fort Sam Houston. Hughes assisted with the Officer Reserve Corps (ORC) training which was conducted at Fort Sam Houston. Hughes was there from July,1925 to December,1927. James Clark Hughes was born in Topeka, Kansas, in 1888, and served in the Mexican Border Conflict, World War I, and World War II. He used an autographic camera to take pictures of friends, family, and places in the United States and Europe during World War I and the years following. A full biography of James Clark Hughes is available at the link below to Kansapedia.

Creator: Hughes, James Clark, 1888-1964
Date: July 1927

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Item Number: 315043
Call Number: James C. Hughes Collection, negative 660A
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 315043

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