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 Collection: Jim Bell Texas Architecture Photograph Collection
Lamar County Paris Texas People National Bank

Lamar County Paris Texas People National Bank

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of the Peoples National Bank building in down town Paris, Texas. The building does not have a date medallion, however it Classic Revival style indicates it fits into the time soon after 1916 fire re-build.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell
Paris Texas First National Bank Building

Paris Texas First National Bank Building

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of upper southeast corner of the 1916 First National Bank building located on the Plaza Square in down town Paris,Texas.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell
Fountain Plaza in Paris, Texas

Fountain Plaza in Paris, Texas

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of the 1927 J.J. Culbertson Fountain, a memorial to the March 1916 Fire in Paris, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell
Paris Texas Plaza Theater

Paris Texas Plaza Theater

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of the Paris Community Theatre in downtown Paris, Texas. Also known as the 1927 "Plaza" Theater. It was built during the time of Art Deco-style influence, which featured vertical lines, as in the two tall sides of the front with arches, the arches are repeated over the four windows. The tall, slender, white stone columns are in a spiral pattern. The cornice brackets (consoles) are curved and the red tile roof repeats curves.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell
Plaza Square Stores

Plaza Square Stores

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of the west side of the Plaza Square in downtown Paris, Texas showing the storefronts along the street. Restored street lights are visible, which have been installed throughout downtown Paris.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell
Lamar County Courthouse Exterior

Lamar County Courthouse Exterior

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of the west end of south side of building of the 1917 Lamar County Courthouse.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell
 Paris Texas Highway 82

Paris Texas Highway 82

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of Highway 82 west from downtown Paris, Texas. It is also known as Bonham Avenue.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell
Lamar County Courthouse Ornamentation

Lamar County Courthouse Ornamentation

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of upper detail on the Lamar County courthouse in Paris, Texas, showing the upper-east end on the south side of the building. The ornamentation includes carved eagles on the frieze, a cornice, and a carved "shield" on the cap. Carved stone and large, stand-out relief including carved eagles, shields, and medallions are characteristics of Classic Revival-style architecture.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell
Paris, Texas Plaza Square

Paris, Texas Plaza Square

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of South Main Street and the east side of Plaza Square in downtown Paris, Texas. The Gibraltar Hotel building is south in the background.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell
Paris Texas Plaza Square

Paris Texas Plaza Square

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of buildings in downtown Paris, Texas. R.F. Scott building on the far corner.The two buildings on the east side of the Plaza Square have "Main Street Project" banners hung on their fronts.An unidentified 1916 building is on the right.Note the street lights.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell