Cotton year in Killeen, Texas

Description:

Photograph, taken 1905 or 1906, depicts cotton loaded on a railroad car. A group of men stand atop the bales and alongside on a platform; men sit in two horse-drawn drays next to the pile of bales. The caption for the photograph reads: Loading bales of cotton on flat cars at Santa Fe Station in a bumper cotton year. Two-wheeled drays (left) hauled bales from cotton yard located in the 400 block of Avenue D.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Bell County - Killeen
Creation Date: c. 1905 - 1906  
Partner(s):
Killeen City Library System
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Usage:
Total Uses: 726
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: c. 1905 - 1906
  • Digitized: April 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Bell County - Killeen
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From 1905 to 1906
Description:

Photograph, taken 1905 or 1906, depicts cotton loaded on a railroad car. A group of men stand atop the bales and alongside on a platform; men sit in two horse-drawn drays next to the pile of bales. The caption for the photograph reads: Loading bales of cotton on flat cars at Santa Fe Station in a bumper cotton year. Two-wheeled drays (left) hauled bales from cotton yard located in the 400 block of Avenue D.

Physical Description:

40 x 50 cm., b&w.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
Killeen City Library System
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth12799
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public