[Street scene in 1885 Palestine]

[Street scene in 1885 Palestine]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a street scene in 1885 Palestine, Texas. The photograph was taken after the establisment of railroads.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[Street scene in Midland]

[Street scene in Midland]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a street scene in Midland, Texas. There are multiple wagons and crowds in the middle of the street. The City Meat Market and the Drug Store are visible.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[Street scene in Midland]

[Street scene in Midland]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a busy street scene in Midland, Texas. There is a crowd of people and wagons in the middle of the street. The photograph was taken on Christmas Day. Back of photograph: "A Midland far different from the one seen among will celebrate Christmas Monday. This picture was made at Midland on Christmas Day in 1892. It has been preserved by Lum Daugherty who sent it to the Pioneer Editor of the Star-Telegram."
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[Market House in Houston]

[Market House in Houston]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Market House in Houston, Texas.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[Looking South on Mesquite Street]

[Looking South on Mesquite Street]

Date: 1915?
Creator: unknown
Description: A photograph that looks south on Mesquite Street (in 2008: NE 1st Avenue)is shown here. It was taken after 1914, as the pavement indicates. Several automobiles and a horse-drawn buggy share the street. Note the water fountain between cars in right-center foreground. This water fountain was later moved to Mineral Wells' West City Park, and is now in the "Towne Common", located in the 100 block of SW 1st Avenue. The picture may be found on page 79 of A.F. Weaver's "TIME WAS . . . " Mini Edition, 2004.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
Street Scene

Street Scene

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy photograph of a street scene in Abilene. In the street are many automobiles. The building closest has seven storeys.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Street Scene

Street Scene

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy photograph of a scene of Pine Street in Abilene. Several people and horse-drawn vehicles fill the streets. Visible is a drug store, a meat market and a livery stable.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Street Scene

Street Scene

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: 1 copy negative of 1895 Pine Street in Abilene. There are multiple store fronts on the left and a horse on the right.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[An Early Parade on N. Oak Avenue]

[An Early Parade on N. Oak Avenue]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: A parade on N. Oak Avenue around the turn of the twentieth century is shown here. The Hexagon House (at the right center of the picture) was built in 1897, and a street car ran down the middle of the street from 1907 to 1913 (no tracks are visible here). Please observe the condition of the street. It was not paved until 1914. The Vichy Well drinking pavilion (later known as the Standard Well) is visible on the right skyline. This pavilion was torn down for the USO at the beginning of World War II. The large two-story building at the left middle of the picture was the Carlsbad Hotel.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
[A Bird's Eye-view of Mineral Wells]

[A Bird's Eye-view of Mineral Wells]

Date: 1901/1902
Creator: unknown
Description: An early panoramic view of Mineral Wells is shown here. The picture is a composite of two views taken from East Mountain. Attached to the composite is a date "1901." The large building in the front middle of the picture is the Holloway & Haley livery stable. Some of the buildings are numbered on the photograph. Recognizable are: (2) The Hawthorn Well, with steeple (Right middle of the picture), (4) The original Crazy water drinking pavilion (two-story with smaller upper third floor, right middle of picture), The Lythia Well (between the Crazy Well and the Hawthorn Well), and The Hexagon House at the far right edge of picture.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
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