[303 E. Kolstad]

Description:

Photograph of the front of a white, two-story, frame house with some Classical Revival-style architectural elements, located at 303 E. Kolstad in Palestine, Texas. There is a sign in the front yard that says "Dogwood Trails Open House"; a woman and young girl are walking toward the entrance.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Anderson County - Palestine
Creation Date: 1970~  
Partner(s):
Palestine Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 38
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1970~
  • Digitized: June 6, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Anderson County - Palestine
Coordinates
31.767424, -95.629755
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
1970~  
Description:

Photograph of the front of a white, two-story, frame house with some Classical Revival-style architectural elements, located at 303 E. Kolstad in Palestine, Texas. There is a sign in the front yard that says "Dogwood Trails Open House"; a woman and young girl are walking toward the entrance.

Note:

The neighborhood north of Palestine’s central business district contains mostly houses erected during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. This 2-story frame residence is a good and well-preserved example of such a dwelling, though it is more substantial in scale than most houses in the neighborhood. The exterior presents a balanced and orderly appearance that reflects the Classical Revival style. The house retains much of its historic character and integrity. Though this house probably dates to c.1900, city directory research was only able to trace its occupancy to 1926, when it was owned and occupied by Philip F. Crutchfield and his wife Minnie E. Before his death in the late 1930s, Mr. Crutchfield worked as a conductor for the I&GN Railroad, and later for Missouri Pacific. Mrs. Crutchfield continued to live in the house into the 1940s.

Physical Description:

1 photograph ; positive, col. ; 35 mm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): houses | historic buildings
Partner:
Palestine Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 33619002244612
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth26236
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Points
31.767424, -95.629755
[303 E. Kolstad]

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