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  Partner: Heritage House Museum
 Decade: 1950-1959
 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
[Classroom at Tilley School]

[Classroom at Tilley School]

Date: 1950
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two students in a classroom at the Tilley School in Orange, Texas. They are pointing to a poster of book covers of American biographies. Looking on are Principal Myrtle Richardson ans teacher Mary Lynn Weir.
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
[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
[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
[Remodeling Job at 503 Front Street]

[Remodeling Job at 503 Front Street]

Date: 1950
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a remodeling job at 503 Front Street in 1950. A man is standing on a desk, lifting a board, while a woman types at a desk next to him. They both wear hardhats. The man wears a nail bag with '"Harding & Lawler Building Materials" written on it.
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
[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
[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
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