[Filling Station ]

[Filling Station ]

Date: c. 1930
Creator: unknown
Description: Photo of Arnold's Garage Filling Station. Circa 1930: Henrietta, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Clay County Historical Society
["R. and L. Filling Station, Rosenberg, Texas"]

["R. and L. Filling Station, Rosenberg, Texas"]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph (copy) of "R. and L. Filling Station, Rosenberg, Texas" as written on the bottom of photo in white. The Texaco station is a small one story white stucco building with a canopied window on the east side of the building. A small wooden building with striped canvas top can be seen on the left of the photo. Water tower on the right, and an automobile on far right. Scanned image is of the copy.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Buard's Phillips 66 Service Station in Marshall]

[Buard's Phillips 66 Service Station in Marshall]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Buard's Phillips 66 Service Station in Marshall was located at 1301 University where it intersects with Sanford Street. Therefore it was located within the historic "New Town Neighborhood," which is an African-American community of homes, businesses, professional offices, schools, and churches grouped around the Wiley College campus. The owner of the station, Polete Buard, was a self-made businessman. He was born and educated in Marshall. In 1929 he married Rebecca Drayden, whose biography is in the Texas History Portal. Buard first worked for the Texas and Pacific Railroad in the freight office. After retiring in 1970, he began operation of this service station, which he had purchased earlier. He was also active in his church and the Masonic Lodge.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Texas Co. Pump Station West of Henrietta]

[Texas Co. Pump Station West of Henrietta]

Date: c. 1930
Creator: unknown
Description: Texas Co. Pump Station West of Henrietta. Photo circa 1930: Henrietta, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Clay County Historical Society
[Gas station in Weatherford, Texas]

[Gas station in Weatherford, Texas]

Date: 1940~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photo of a gas station and grocery building. Photo circa 1940: Weatherford, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Weatherford College
[Gulf Service Station]

[Gulf Service Station]

Date: 1944
Creator: Everett, James
Description: Photograph of an exterior view of a Gulf Service Station on Seventh Street and Savannah Avenue. There are gas pumps underneath an awning stretching out from the front of the building. Signs in front of the building say "Vulcanizing Recapping," "Gulf," and "Flats Fixed." In the background, there is another business with cars parked outside of it. The front of the building says "Viator Auto Service - Gen'l Repairing."
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[J. B. Jameson Groceries]

[J. B. Jameson Groceries]

Date: 1944
Creator: Everett, James
Description: Photograph of an exterior view of J. B. Jameson Groceries on Orange Highway and Stadium Road. Text on the building says "Drink Coca-Cola" and "J. B. Jameson Groceries Beer." Two gas pumps are under an awning in the front of the building.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Bookie's Service Station]

[Bookie's Service Station]

Date: September 26, 1941
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a building identified as Bookie's Service Station on 2500 Procter Street. Several gas pumps are under an awning extending from the front of the building. Automotive repair supplies are scattered underneath the awning. Several men are working around the building. A sign in front of the building says "Texaco" above a "T" and star logo. In the background, a carport says "Bookie's Motor-Tune-Up-Brake Service." In the bottom right of the photograph, text says "25850 9-26-41."
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Texaco Service Station]

[Texaco Service Station]

Date: 1938
Creator: Everett, James
Description: Photograph of a Texaco Service Station on the southeast corner of Procter Street and Beaumont Avenue. There are gas pumps and a car under an awning. A round sign at the corner of the station says "Texaco," and has a star-shaped logo with a "T" in the star. In the background, there are other businesses.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Crittenden Service Station]

[Crittenden Service Station]

Date: unknown
Creator: Everett, James
Description: Photograph of a filling station in the Port Acres area of Port Arthur, TX. A sign by the station identifies it as a Gulf Oil station. The sides of the station are covered with various advertisements. One car is being filled at the pumps. A Gulf Oil tanker truck is also parked near the station.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
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