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  Partner: Heritage House Museum
 Decade: 1950-1959
 Language: No Language
 Collection: Rescuing Texas History, 2007
[Aerial View of Orange, Texas]

[Aerial View of Orange, Texas]

Date: 1950
Creator: unknown
Description: Aerial photograph of Orange, Texas. Many of the buildings in the photograph are now gone. Mrs. Lutcher Stark of Orange bought most of the downtown properties and built a performing arts theater and museum. The buildings that did survive are mostly occupied by Lamar University, Orange extension. The Sabine River is on the lower left.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[Aerial View of Sabine River and Riverside Area in 1950]

[Aerial View of Sabine River and Riverside Area in 1950]

Date: 1950
Creator: unknown
Description: Aerial view of the Riverside area of Orange, Texas where the naval housing was located. Berthing piers jut out into the Sabine River. Louisiana is on the far shore.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[Crime Scene in Orange, Texas]

[Crime Scene in Orange, Texas]

Date: 1952
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a crime scene. L - R : Captain L.B. Haydon, Deputy Sheriff Red Bland, Robert Charles Henderson, Alton Williams, and Sheriff Chester Holt. A victim named Mrs. Nick Leon was leaving Weingarten's on Turrett Rd. when she was robbed and stabbed. Henderson was the suspect. He was arrested on September 15, 1952 for the offence.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[Dr. Siddon's Home]

[Dr. Siddon's Home]

Date: 1952~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Dr. Siddon's home at 509 Seventh Street in Orange, Texas. Many trees surround this two-story home.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[Ernest Linwood Reid Jr. stands in yard.]

[Ernest Linwood Reid Jr. stands in yard.]

Date: April 1955
Creator: Eastman Kodak Company
Description: Photograph of Ernest L. Reid Jr. Reid is shown in a yard filled with flowers with a large tree.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[First Presbyterian Church]

[First Presbyterian Church]

Date: 1950
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the First Presbyterian Church in Orange, Texas. This building is also know as the Lutcher Memorial Building because it was was planned, built and underwritten by Mrs. Henry Jacob (Frances Ann) Lutcher as a memorial to the Henry Jacob Lutcher Family. It is an example of classic Greek Revival architecture, completed in 1912. It was one of the earliest air-conditioned buildings in the United States. The church has a large copper dome, large granite Corinthian columns on the front, and exquisite stained-glass windows.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[Flooded Roadway}

[Flooded Roadway}

Date: 1953
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a flooded roadway in Orange, Texas after the flood of 1953.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[Frances Ann Lutcher Hospital]

[Frances Ann Lutcher Hospital]

Date: 1950
Creator: Clough's
Description: Photograph of the south side of the Frances Ann Lutcher Hospital in 1950. It is a four-story brick building seen from Second Street.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[Goldfine's Store]

[Goldfine's Store]

Date: 1950~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the interior of Goldfine's Department Store. The shoe department is to the left and men's clothing is to the right.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[Holland Hotel]

[Holland Hotel]

Date: 1950~
Creator: Gunn's Studio
Description: Photograph of several cars in front of the Holland Hotel. Texas Optical and a jewelry store are near the hotel.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
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