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 Decade: 1950-1959
 Collection: Rescuing Texas History, 2007
[St. Mary's Catholic Church]

[St. Mary's Catholic Church]

Date: 1950~
Creator: Lawless and Son
Description: Photograph of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Orange, Texas. It is located at Orange Avenue and Eighth Street. The church entrance includes a bell tower with a steeple on top.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[National Guard Armory]

[National Guard Armory]

Date: 1950
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the entrance to the National Guard Armory at Fourteenth and Cypress Streets. It was used as the USO headquarters during World War II. A flag pole stands in the courtyard area.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[Tilley School in Riverside]

[Tilley School in Riverside]

Date: 1950
Creator: Clough's
Description: Photograph of the Tilley School in Riverside. Later this building became part of Lamar University. There is a swing set in the school yard and some bicycles parked near the side doorway.
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
[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
[Street scene]

[Street scene]

Date: 1950/1959
Creator: Richard Poland
Description: Photograph of street scene in Orange. The view is from 5th Street looking south from Green St.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[Sabine River Authority Offices Drawing]

[Sabine River Authority Offices Drawing]

Date: 1950/1959
Creator: Golemon and Rolfe A.I.A. Architects and Engineers
Description: Photograph of an architectural drawing of the Sabine River Authority Office Building, Canal Division, in Orange, Texas. The drawing is by Dimitri Demopulos. The building was designed by Golemon & Rolfe A.I.A. Architects and Engineers.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[Mobile Drilling Platform - Rig No. 50]

[Mobile Drilling Platform - Rig No. 50]

Date: 1958
Creator: Levingston Photo
Description: Photograph of buildings and cranes upon the mobile drilling platform no. 50, that was completed in 1958.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[Polaroid of woman and a dog]

[Polaroid of woman and a dog]

Date: February 1957
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an unknown woman (believed to be Principal Flavia Wignall) sitting on stool next to a dog. There is a bricked building behind the woman.
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