E. J. Sachse Collection


Portrait of unknown WWI soldier 

Summary: Donor gave iron tools that he discovered in 1985 at Weiser cabin in Euless, and a large, oval portrait of an unknown World War I soldier.

  • Portion of pick ax was found under the Weiser Cabin
  • Portion of axe was buried in a mound nearby
  • Note from donor, E. J. Sachse, to unknown receiver, possibly Duane Gage.
  • Portrait of unknown WWI soldier. Note on verso: "Soldier's identity unknown; kin or acquaintance of Geneva Barger, formerly of 2810 E. Rosedale, Fort Worth." (image shown)