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  Partner: Wilson County Historical Society
 Collection: Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Farmer's Cotton Gin

Farmer's Cotton Gin

Date: 1911
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of large metal building with water tower to the right and a wind mill to the rear. Bales of cotton are on the loading deck with men two men standing behind the bales. Label on photo states: "Farmers Cotton Gin, Poth , Texas - 1911, The first bales of cotton ginned".
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Central Rexall Drug Store

Central Rexall Drug Store

Date: 1912
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the front of the I. D. Flores Drug Store. A wagon drawn by a single horse is in front of the store. Sitting on the seat of the wagon is Benjamin A. Quintanilla; holding the horse is Eligio P. Castro; and standing by the hitching post is I. D. Flores.
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I. D. Flores Drug Store

I. D. Flores Drug Store

Date: [1912]
Creator: unknown
Description: Interior of I. D. Flores Drug Story in Floresville, Texas. Identified in the photo is druggist I. D. Flores,Sr. and Benjamin A. Quintanilla.
Contributing Partner: Wilson County Historical Society
Floresville High School

Floresville High School

Date: [1912]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of large three story, brick school building with trees in foreground.
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J. W. Manak Blacksmith and Woodwork Shop

J. W. Manak Blacksmith and Woodwork Shop

Date: 1913
Creator: A. F. Manak
Description: Photograph of blacksmith shop. Two men and three children are standing by the doorway in front of the shop. The sign on facade states: "J.W.MANAK, BLACKSMITH & WOODWORK".
Contributing Partner: Wilson County Historical Society
Floresville Baptist Church

Floresville Baptist Church

Date: 1914
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of white frame church building. There is a picket fence on the right and left sides of the church. Several buildings can be seen in the background.
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Saspamco-Sewer Pipe Factory, 1914-1915

Saspamco-Sewer Pipe Factory, 1914-1915

Date: 1914/1915~
Creator: unknown
Description: Three photographs of the San Antonio Sewer Pipe Manufacturing Company factory in Saspamco, Texas. At the top, two men wearing suits and hats are standing on a brick wall, in front of two additional brick-wall tiers; the ground below them appears to be graveled. The photograph on the bottom-left appears to be the front of the factory; the building has checkered brick-patterns and a series of windows. The third photo, on the right side shows a dirt path outside the factory. Pipe pieces are stacked to the right of the path and, on the left, various other items are stacked around curved fencing; several tall pillars are visible in the background. Text below the photographs says: "Saspamco -- Sewer Pipe Factory, Around 1914 or 1915."
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Poth Texas Stores, circa 1919

Poth Texas Stores, circa 1919

Date: [1919]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of store fronts in Poth, Texas. centered in photo is "Guarantee Furniture & Hardware Co." To the left is Wm Eckel Store and to the right is Paul Braden Meat Market. Three men are standing on the porch of the hardware store. A white horse hook to wagon is in front of the Eckel store and the back of a wago is in front of the meat market.
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Poth after 1920 Fire

Poth after 1920 Fire

Date: 1920
Creator: A. F. Manak
Description: Two photographs of Poth Texas showing the destruction of the fire in 1920 that destroyed the hardware store, meat market, bank, and drug store.
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Second Gin built in Poth, TX

Second Gin built in Poth, TX

Date: [1920]
Creator: A. F. Manak
Description: Photograph of large gin building with smoke stack. Water tower is seen in background.
Contributing Partner: Wilson County Historical Society