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[105 W. Green]

Description:

Photograph of the front of a single-story, L-plan house located at 105 W. Green in Palestine, Texas. The house is blue with white accents and has a front- and side-facing gabled roof. Noteworthy features include the porch with its slender classically-inspired columns and the oculus window in the front gable end.

Creator(s): Hardy, Heck, Moore
Location(s): United States - Texas - Anderson County - Palestine
Creation Date: June 1991
Partner(s):
Palestine Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Usage:
Total Uses: 27
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: June 1991
  • Digitized: March 2, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Anderson County - Palestine
Coordinates
31.770317, -95.633641
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
June 1991
Description:

Photograph of the front of a single-story, L-plan house located at 105 W. Green in Palestine, Texas. The house is blue with white accents and has a front- and side-facing gabled roof. Noteworthy features include the porch with its slender classically-inspired columns and the oculus window in the front gable end.

Note:

Photograph of 105 W. Green taken from the road. Photo was taken for the Historic Resources Survey of Palestine, Texas 1989-1991. The most common subtype of domestic building in Palestine from the late 19th century is the L-plan, and this property is a good local example. The house has a front- and side-facing gabled roof, which is the single most distinctive physical attribute of this kind of building. Noteworthy features include the porch with its slender classically-inspired columns and the oculus window in the front gable end. City directories show this house to have been occupied by a rapid succession of renters during the 1920s, 30s, and 40s, including: Charlie W. Stockoff, a master mechanic for the I&GN Railroad, and his wife, Pauline, in 1926; J.W. Prince in 1930-31; and George F. Short, a clerk for Missouri Pacific, and his wife, Maude, 1941.

Note:

Taken from: Historic Resources Survey of Palestine, Texas: An Inventory for The City of Palestine, Volume IV, Color Slides, June 1991

Physical Description:

1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Historical Resources Survey of Palestine, Texas. 1989-1991 | houses | historic buildings
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Historic Resources Survey of Palestine, Texas: An Inventory for The City of Palestine
Partner:
Palestine Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2006 - PPL - HRSPT_4 - 101-200
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth10324
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Points
31.770317, -95.633641
[105 W. Green]

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