[503 E. Neches]

One of 667 photographs in the series: Historic Resources Survey of Palestine, Texas: An Inventory for The City of Palestine available on this site.

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Photograph of the front and west side of a one-story, Tudor Revival-style brick house located at 503 E. Neches in Palestine, Texas.

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

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Hardy, Heck, Moore June 1991.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2006 and was provided by Palestine Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 18 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photograph of the front and west side of a one-story, Tudor Revival-style brick house located at 503 E. Neches in Palestine, Texas.

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

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Photograph of 503 E. Neches taken from the road. Photo was taken for the Historic Resources Survey of Palestine, Texas 1989-1991. This house typifies the kind of Tudor Revival dwelling that was built locally from the late 1920s through the 1930s. This property is significant because it is virtually unaltered, and it retains its integrity to such a high degree. The 1935-36 city directory lists Truman D. Peale at this address. By 1937, however, the occupants are listed as DeWitt W. Peale and his wife Corinne. Mr. Peale worked as chief clerk to the auditor of Missouri Pacific. The Peales remained in the house through the early 1940s.

Taken from: Historic Resources Survey of Palestine, Texas: An Inventory for The City of Palestine, Volume IV, Color Slides, June 1991

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Rescuing Texas History, 2006

Rescuing Texas History is a project that aims to digitize at-risk photographs, maps, artwork, and more. Funding was provided by the Summerlee Foundation of Dallas.

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  • June 1991

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  • March 9, 2006, 1:31 p.m.

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Hardy, Heck, Moore. [503 E. Neches], photograph, June 1991; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth10094/: accessed November 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Palestine Public Library.