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Photos of Annual Meeting 2008 in Arlington, Texas


Annual Meeting 2008 Abstracts Optional Tour
Meeting Photos

Photography by Sandy Bederman, Bert Johnson,  David Jones, Norwood Hazard and Tom Sander

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Pre-tour: at historic Fire Station No. 1
Jeanne and Tom Sander
SHD Fellow Sandy Bederman and Jolayne
Downtown Fort Worth









The lunch venue
Booger Red's Saloon at the Stockyards Hotel (note the buffalo butt and the saddle barstools)
Stockyards National Historic District
Awaiting the cattle drive









Francis Herbert spots the cattle
"Fort Worth Herd" cattle drive

Texas Longhorn cattle









Cattle pens at the old stockyards

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
Harlan Crow Library, Dallas










Ron Grim and Paula Rebert
Karen Cook and Yolanda Theunissen
Ralph Ehrenberg and Dianne Powell










Maggie Ragnow, John Delaney, Gerald Saxon

Harlan Crow (in white shirt)









Program Chairman Gerald Saxon
Harlan Crow, Don Perkins, Bob Highbarger, Boone Powell
Statues of fallen communist leaders in Crow's "Garden of Evil"
En route SHD sessions at UT Arlington









Library, University of Texas at Arlington
SHD VP Gerald Saxon
2008 SHD Essay Contest Winner Gabriel Hill
Howard Lange and Ben Huseman









Dennis Reinhartz with incoming SHD Treasurer Don Perkins
Relaxing between sessions
On view at the UTA Library Special Collections
Francis Herbert and Dr. Imre Demhardt, Garrett Endowed Chair in the History of Cartography, UTA









Bob Highbarger, Bill Brandenberg, SHD Fellow Art Holzheimer, Ky Kylander
Tom Sander and SHD Fellow David Buisseret
SHD Fellow Norman J.W. Thrower reminisces
SHD Fellow Virginia Garrett









SHD Fellow Jenkins Garrett with Joe Fitzgerald
Johna and Paul Mathias, outgoing SHD Treasurer George Chalou, Dianne Powell, Dennis Reinhartz
June Chalou and Jolayne Bederman
Ginnie Highbarger, Joyce Lorimer, Joe Campion and Maggie Ragnow









SHD Fellow Carol Urness
Annual Dinner, Arlington Hilton Hotel
SHD President Tom Sander
SHD Fellow and Keynote Speaker Barbara McCorkle with Richard Moore






Tom Sander, 2008 SHD Fellow Ralph E. Ehrenberg, and Herman Viola

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