[1111 N. Link]

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 north side of a Craftsman bungalow-style house located at 1111 N. Link in Palestine, Texas. It is painted yellow with white trim and has various-sized square columns along the front porch, as well as a large dormer window in the center.

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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 12 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Palestine Public Library

Located in Anderson County, the Palestine Public Library provides access to information and various programs for the community's benefit. They received a Rescuing Texas History grant to aid in digitization of select materials, including photos taken during a Historic Resources Study in 1991.

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Photograph of the front and north side of a Craftsman bungalow-style house located at 1111 N. Link in Palestine, Texas. It is painted yellow with white trim and has various-sized square columns along the front porch, as well as a large dormer window in the center.

Physical Description

1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

Notes

Photograph of 1111 N. Link taken from the road. Photo was taken for the Historic Resources Survey of Palestine, Texas 1989-1991. The most common type of residential building erected in Palestine from the mid-1910s to the 1920s was the Craftsman bungalow, and this house is among the best local examples. The property is noteworthy because of its fine workmanship and because it retains so much of its historic character and integrity. The earliest known occupants of this dwelling were renters E.T. McCain, an attorney for the firm of Collen & McCain, and his wife Jettie, who lived here around 1926-27. By 1930 the house was owned and occupied by William F. Bruce and his wife, Lillie, who remained here for over a decade, into the 1940s. Mr. Bruce was a conductor for Missouri Pacific.

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 8, 2006, 4:22 p.m.

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  • July 1, 2014, 6:02 p.m.

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  • 31.770308, -95.629423

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Hardy, Heck, Moore. [1111 N. Link], photograph, June 1991; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth10218/: accessed September 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Palestine Public Library.