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File:Bat Roost San Antonio Texas.jpg

Bat roost in San Antonio, Texas in 1915.

Bat Roost, San Antonio (LOC)

Bain News Service,, publisher.

Bat Roost, San Antonio

[between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915]

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Notes: Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Photograph shows a bat roost in San Antonio, Texas with a sign: "A home for bats and belongs to the City of San Antonio. Bats are one of man's best friends, because they eat mosquitoes and mosquitoes cause chills, fevers and other diseases..." Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Subjects: San Antonio

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

General information about the Bain Collection is available at

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Call Number: LC-B2- 3564-8

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