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 Decade: 1990-1999
 Collection: Rescuing Texas History, 2007
[A Parade in Palestine]

[A Parade in Palestine]

Date: c. 1990
Creator: unknown
Description: A parade in Palestine. Sheriff Roy Herrington is on the horse on the left.
Contributing Partner: Anderson County Historical Commission
[Collage of Old Houses]

[Collage of Old Houses]

Date: c. 1990
Creator: unknown
Description: Collage of photos of old houses of Palestine.
Contributing Partner: Anderson County Historical Commission
[Anderson County Courthouse]

[Anderson County Courthouse]

Date: 1991~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the west side of the Anderson County Courthouse, located at 500 N. Church in Palestine, Texas, taken at night. The three-story building has Classical Revival-style elements including Ionic columns across the front. There is a dome topped with a statue of Lady Justice in the center of the roof.
Contributing Partner: Anderson County Historical Commission
[715 S. Magnolia]

[715 S. Magnolia]

Date: February 1992
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the front and south side of a modified L-plan house located at 715 S. Magnolia in Palestine, Texas. It is painted off-white with green accents and has a distinctive hipped roof and gabled extensions. The house has some Queen Anne-style embellishments including the use of shingles in the gable ends and a dormer window and also has some Classical Revival-style features including small Doric-like columns and simple balustrade on the wrap-around front porch.
Contributing Partner: Palestine Public Library
[I&GN Railroad Hospital - 919 S. Magnolia]

[I&GN Railroad Hospital - 919 S. Magnolia]

Date: February 1992
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of part of the front of the International & Great Northern (I&GN) Railroad Hospital located at 919 S. Magnolia in Palestine, Texas. It is a three-story, metal-framed, brick-faced hospital along with an outbuilding (the Nurses' Home). The building has a box-like massing with some Classical Revival detailing, especially around the primary entrance. The wide, cast stone bands divide the exterior into three components and emphasize the horizontal massing of the building.
Contributing Partner: Palestine Public Library
[1003 S. Magnolia]

[1003 S. Magnolia]

Date: February 1992
Creator: McReynolds, Oliver
Description: Photograph of the front a two-story house located at 1003 S. Magnolia in Palestine, Texas. It is painted white with blue trim and has some classical-style details including a two-story front porch and columns; it also has some Prairie School-style features including a low-pitched roof and extended eaves.
Contributing Partner: Palestine Public Library
[Anderson County Courthouse]

[Anderson County Courthouse]

Date: 1991~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the west side of the Anderson County Courthouse, located at 500 N. Church in Palestine, Texas, taken at night. The three-story building has Classical Revival-style elements including Ionic columns across the front. There is a dome topped with a statue of Lady Justice in the center of the roof.
Contributing Partner: Anderson County Historical Commission
[1305 S. Sycamore - Broyles House]

[1305 S. Sycamore - Broyles House]

Date: February 1992
Creator: McReynolds, Oliver
Description: Photograph of the front of the "Broyles House," a white, 2 ½-story frame house with Queen Anne-style architecture, located at 1305 S. Sycamore in Palestine, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Palestine Public Library
[1209 S. Sycamore]

[1209 S. Sycamore]

Date: February 1992
Creator: McReynolds, Oliver
Description: Photograph of the front and south side of a white, 2 ½-story house located at 1209 S. Sycamore in Palestine, Texas. It has Queen Anne-style architecture including detailing on the porch and gable ends.
Contributing Partner: Palestine Public Library
[Trinity Presbyterian Church - 1220 S. Sycamore]

[Trinity Presbyterian Church - 1220 S. Sycamore]

Date: February 1992
Creator: McReynolds, Oliver
Description: Photograph of the front and west side of Trinity Presbyterian Church, a two-story, red-brick building located at 1220 S. Sycamore Street in Palestine, Texas, taken from E. Cook Street. A sign to the left of the door includes the name of the church and a cross symbol.
Contributing Partner: Palestine Public Library
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