You limited your search to:

 County: Lamar County, TX
 Language: No Language
 Collection: Jim Bell Texas Architecture Photograph Collection
Lamar County Courthouse Shield

Lamar County Courthouse Shield

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of the carved stone shield above the south entrance of the Lamar County Courthouse, including a portion of the fluted column in the background. The shield resembles a national shield. The carved medallion above the window behind the shield is an excellent example of the "Classic" style in vogue in 1916-1917 when it was built.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell
Lamar County Courthouse Stairs

Lamar County Courthouse Stairs

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of the stairs to the third floor in the Lamar County Courthouse in downtown Paris, Texas. The white marble wainscot along the walls continues up and down the stairs. The floor is small tile, in a color to match the walls above the wainscot. The wood door near the stairs ends at the top of the wainscot, including detailed finish work. A light fixture is also visible above the landing.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell
Paris Texas Fire Damage

Paris Texas Fire Damage

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of recent fire damage in the 200 block of South Main Street in downtown Paris, Texas. Photograph is of the upper front corner, against the next building, of smoke and damaged brick.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell
Paris Texas Fire Damage

Paris Texas Fire Damage

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of recent fire damage in the 200 block of South Main Street in downtown Paris, Texas. Note smoke damage, charred wood, and a pile of bricks for salvage.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell
Paris Texas Fire Damage

Paris Texas Fire Damage

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of recent fire damage to a window frame in the 200 block of South Main Street in downtown Paris, Texas. Note charred wood.
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
Paris Texas First National Bank Building

Paris Texas First National Bank Building

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of First National Bank building in down town Paris,Texas, upper corner detail.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell
Paris Texas Gibraltar Hotel

Paris Texas Gibraltar Hotel

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of the upper north west corner of the Gibraltar Hotel, South Main at Austin, in downtown Paris Texas. This building appears to be a style variant of Classic Revival.The building has white columns, consoles, string courses, lentils, and cornice work with added white stone ornamentation, however there are few stone carvings in the photo. The red brick is nicely done with very little pattern work.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell
Recent Fire in Downtown Paris, Texas

Recent Fire in Downtown Paris, Texas

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of recent fire damage to a building on the west side of the 200 block of South Main Street, in downtown Paris, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell
Recent Fire in Downtown Paris, Texas

Recent Fire in Downtown Paris, Texas

Date: November 13, 2008
Creator: Bell, Jim
Description: Photograph of fire damage to a building on the west side of the 200 block of South Main Street, in downtown Paris, Texas. In the foreground, there is a stack of bricks salvaged from the fire that were cleaned and piled.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell