[Port Mahon Ale House in Oxford, England]

[Port Mahon Ale House in Oxford, England]

Date: 1927
Creator: unknown
Description: The Port Mahon Ale House in Oxford England, located at 82 St. Clements Street. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Contributing Partner: Palestine Public Library
[Three brothers saloon]

[Three brothers saloon]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of three people standing in a saloon. The saloon has a long bar, tables and chairs. There are signs and pictures on various parts of the walls.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Saloon Scene]

[Saloon Scene]

Date: c. 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Saloon Scene. Photo circa 1920: Henrietta, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Clay County Historical Society
[Parade Float Representing a Bar]

[Parade Float Representing a Bar]

Date: unknown
Creator: Wallace, Sally Brittingham
Description: Photograph of a parade float painted and decorated to represent a bar. It is being pulled on a truck bed. To the far left, two men dressed as cowboys and two women dressed as saloon girls gather around a poker table. To the right, a man in a hat and bow tie tends a prop bar. Further to the right, a sitting woman in period dress talks to a standing man that is wearing a dress jacket and top hat. To their right, a group of men and women gather around a piano, on top of which sits a young woman. Men on another float can be seen behind this float can be seen at the very far left.
Contributing Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch
[Brown Derby]

[Brown Derby]

Date: 1951~
Creator: Everett, James
Description: Photograph of an exterior view of the Brown Derby, a bar and hotel on 648 Procter Street. An awning hangs from the building, and signs on it say "Coca-Cola" and "Brown Derby." In the foreground, there is a woman standing on the sidewalk and cars parked along the curb.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Early Saloon]

[Early Saloon]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an interior view of an early-day saloon. Six men are standing at the bar holding drinks, and two bartenders are standing behind the bar. To the left of the bar, several men are sitting at tables.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Gentlemen's Resort]

[Gentlemen's Resort]

Date: 1906
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of men at The Grotto, a gentlemen's resort on 449 Procter Street. Two men are standing behind a bar; three men wearing coats and hats are standing on the opposite side of the bar. In the background, there are mirrors decorated with arches and ornately carved columns. Three wreaths hang on the mirrors. Denton L. Burch was the proprietor of the resort.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Port Saloon]

[Port Saloon]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Port Saloon on Austin Avenue and Procter Street. The wooden building has text on the front that says "The Port Saloon." Another building is located to its right. Several people are standing and sitting outside of the buildings. Peter Stock was the proprietor of the saloon, the second business open in Port Arthur in 1896. Peter, his wife (Anna), two sons (Fred and Grover) all arrive that year. The building also served as Port Arthur City Hall around 1909.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Stores in Downtown Port Arthur]

[Stores in Downtown Port Arthur]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an area in downtown Port Arthur, TX. People are roaming the sidewalks having conversations. On the corner is Keith Shoe Company. A sign at the top of the display window says, "Keith Shoe Co. Hosiery Too." A car is parked on the street by the shoe store and the bar is further down the same street. The streets are identified as Procter Street and Austin Avenue.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Port Saloon and Hart Drug Company]

[Port Saloon and Hart Drug Company]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two businesses in Port Arthur, TX. The Port Saloon is on the left. A small group of people is standing and seated on the steps into the saloon. Several young boys are among the group. To the right, another group is standing outside Hart Drug Company, which is under construction.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
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