[Men building levee on Brazos River]

[Men building levee on Brazos River]

Date: 1899
Creator: unknown
Description: Photographic print mounted on cardboard. Eight unidentified men building levee around pumping station on Brazos River. Water later rose to eaves of the pumping station.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Flood victims gathered at railroad to receive relief]

[Flood victims gathered at railroad to receive relief]

Date: 1899
Creator: unknown
Description: Photographic print mounted on cardboard. Flood victims gathered at railroad to receive relief. 1899 Flood hit the African American community particularly hard.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Railroad Street in Richmond during the 1899 flood]

[Railroad Street in Richmond during the 1899 flood]

Date: 1899
Creator: unknown
Description: Photographic print mounted on cardboard. View of Railroad Street, Richmond, during 1899 Flood. Taken from railroad tracks looking east toward county courthouse. Pedestrians walking along tracks. Horse Saloon visible in foreground.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Richmond, flood of 1913 scene. Man driving car in flood waters.]

[Richmond, flood of 1913 scene. Man driving car in flood waters.]

Date: 1913
Creator: unknown
Description: Richmond, flood of 1913 scene. Man driving car in flood waters (another man standing on back of car). G.W. Buchanan Blacksmith shop in top, right of photo. Note on back states that Austin Newton could possibly be person in car.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
"The Old Calder Place"

"The Old Calder Place"

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph mounted on cardboard mat (with swirling pattern framing top, right, and left) of "The Old Calder Place" was located at the corner of 6th and Jackson where the Court House Annex now stands. Two story wood home with dark shutters. Brick fireplaces seen on the east and west sides of house. Picket fence around house. Trees on either side of house. Utility pole on far right. Pencil description on back of photo.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[The Baker and Hirsch Store, Richmond, Texas.]

[The Baker and Hirsch Store, Richmond, Texas.]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Baker and Hirsch Store, Richmond, Texas. Photo is mounted on cardboard. Photo has people on right, and horses and buggies on left. Train tracks in foreground. The store in the background is a one-story wood building. Photo has many stained spots across it. It top left corner there is a blank area. Cardboard mat has tear in top right corner (piece missing). Ink writing across bottom of mat.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[A group of students in front of the Jane Long School in Richmond, Texas.]

[A group of students in front of the Jane Long School in Richmond, Texas.]

Date: 1905
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of students in front of the Jane Long School in Richmond, Texas. Boy standing on the cement rail to right of steps (right of photo). Boy seated on rail to left of photo. Top of arched window can be seen in background.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Jackson Street, Richmond, Texas.]

[Jackson Street, Richmond, Texas.]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Jackson Street, Richmond, Texas. Gulf Dealer service station sign in top, left of photo. Garage on right side. Ink writing on back.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[The National Hotel in Richmond, Texas.]

[The National Hotel in Richmond, Texas.]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard image of the National Hotel in Richmond, Texas. Northwest corner of building. Car is parked under a lone tree in front of the hotel. Corner of Morton and 3rd Streets.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Flood scene of Richmond from 1913. Large buildings are submerged in water to the left.]

[Flood scene of Richmond from 1913. Large buildings are submerged in water to the left.]

Date: 1913
Creator: unknown
Description: Flood scene from 1913. Richmond, Texas. Bottom half of photo is of water in Richmond streets. Buildings in background. Tall post in center of picture.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
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