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  Partner: Sanger Public Library
 Collection: Rescuing Texas History, 2007
[Dismantling old water tower, full shot]

[Dismantling old water tower, full shot]

Date: March 15, 1999
Creator: Henderson, John
Description: The crane is in place to dismantle the minicipal water tower. Originally purchased October 15, 1923 for $5,650 from Pittsburgh - Des Moines Steel Co. Dallas, TX. Held 50,000 gallons of water.
Contributing Partner: Sanger Public Library
[Dismantling old water tower, lowering the top]

[Dismantling old water tower, lowering the top]

Date: March 15, 1999
Creator: Henderson, John
Description: A crane lowers the top of the municipal water tower originally built in 1923.
Contributing Partner: Sanger Public Library
[Dismantling old water tower, removing the top]

[Dismantling old water tower, removing the top]

Date: March 15, 1999
Creator: Henderson, John
Description: A crane removing the top half of the tank of the municipal water tower. The tower was erected in 1923 and held 50,000 gallons of water.
Contributing Partner: Sanger Public Library
[Bolivar Street, Sanger, Texas]

[Bolivar Street, Sanger, Texas]

Date: c. 1942
Creator: unknown
Description: Downtown Sanger looking east along Bolivar Street from the corner on Fifth Street. The native stone wall marks the edge of the square.
Contributing Partner: Sanger Public Library
[Chamber of Commerce Saturday drawing]

[Chamber of Commerce Saturday drawing]

Date: c. 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Many people gather in downtown Sanger each Saturday for a cash drawing. Entries for the drawing were obtained by making a purchase from participating merchants during the preceding week. George W. (Speedy) Sullivan, standing on truck conducting the drawing. George A. Sullivan standing arms akimbo with straw hat.
Contributing Partner: Sanger Public Library
[Dr. Wall and Dan Davis]

[Dr. Wall and Dan Davis]

Date: c. 1915
Creator: unknown
Description: Outside of store displaying Coca Cola sign, Dr. Wall (Dentist) & Dan Davis are mock fighting for the camera.
Contributing Partner: Sanger Public Library
[Electric power plant equipment]

[Electric power plant equipment]

Date: c. 1955
Creator: unknown
Description: Transformers loaded on flatbed truck will replace old diesel engine power generators.
Contributing Partner: Sanger Public Library
[Electric power plant installation]

[Electric power plant installation]

Date: c. 1955
Creator: unknown
Description: Workers install new equipment at the original Sanger power plant.
Contributing Partner: Sanger Public Library
First Baptist Church - Sanger, Texas

First Baptist Church - Sanger, Texas

Date: c. 1955
Creator: unknown
Description: Stone building that later housed the Landmark Baptist Church. Building is located on the southeast corner of Cherry and 4th Streets.
Contributing Partner: Sanger Public Library
[First National Bank]

[First National Bank]

Date: c. 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Building on the corner of 3rd and Bolivar Streets. In 1899 Mr. Berry came to Sanger and with B.L. and J. W. Spencer bought the Farmers Bank of Sanger, changing the name to Farmers & Merchants Bank. It was chartered as First National Bank of Sanger in 1905.
Contributing Partner: Sanger Public Library
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