[A View from East Mountain about 1901-1912]

Description:

A view from East Mountain, looking southwest with West Mountain at right, taken in the interval about 1901-1912, is shown here.
In the left foreground is the Thompson house on NE 2nd Avenue. This house was built in 1896 as a wedding present for [Mrs.]Thompson.
To the right of this house is the Mineral Wells Sanatorium.
The Baker Hotel and the Crazy Water Hotel were not yet built.
In the far right of the photograph is First Baptist Church, on the block between 4th and 5th Avenues and Hubbard and West 1st Streets.
The first Catholic church is shown at the top right, near the base of West Mountain.
The Yeager Block (Drug Store)is the large white sandstone building in the left-middle of the picture.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County - Mineral Wells
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection(s):
A. F. Weaver Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 79
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Digitized: 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County - Mineral Wells
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

A view from East Mountain, looking southwest with West Mountain at right, taken in the interval about 1901-1912, is shown here.
In the left foreground is the Thompson house on NE 2nd Avenue. This house was built in 1896 as a wedding present for [Mrs.]Thompson.
To the right of this house is the Mineral Wells Sanatorium.
The Baker Hotel and the Crazy Water Hotel were not yet built.
In the far right of the photograph is First Baptist Church, on the block between 4th and 5th Avenues and Hubbard and West 1st Streets.
The first Catholic church is shown at the top right, near the base of West Mountain.
The Yeager Block (Drug Store)is the large white sandstone building in the left-middle of the picture.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

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Subject(s):
Partner:
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection:
A. F. Weaver Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: AWO_0472N
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth16231
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public