Street Scene in Plainview, Texas

Description:

Photograph of a hotel being moved from Demmitt (45 mi. away) into Plainview, Texas in 1893. It was supported by eight wagons that were pulled by 32 horses. Businesses along the street include a hotel, Mrs. M. B. Fowle Dry Goods, Notions, Millinery, etc. and City Drug Store.

Creator(s): Britain's Studio
Location(s): United States - Texas - Hale County - Plainview
Creation Date: 1893  
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Usage:
Total Uses: 573
Past 30 days: 51
Yesterday: 3
Creator (Photographer):
Britain's Studio

1400 5th Avenue, Canyon, Texas

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1893
  • Digitized: May 9, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Hale County - Plainview
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Photograph of a hotel being moved from Demmitt (45 mi. away) into Plainview, Texas in 1893. It was supported by eight wagons that were pulled by 32 horses. Businesses along the street include a hotel, Mrs. M. B. Fowle Dry Goods, Notions, Millinery, etc. and City Drug Store.

Note:

From the Ft. Worth Star-Telegram and Sunday Record on Sunday July 27, 1930.

Physical Description:

1 photographic print: b&w; 4 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): dry goods
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: AR406-4-10-06_3
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth38378
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image