[1019 E. Lacy]

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 south side of a one-story frame house with brick veneer, located at 1019 E. Lacy in Palestine, Texas. It has large porch columns and some Prairie School movement-style architecture including a low-pitched hipped roof and the wide fascia board.

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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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Photograph of the front and south side of a one-story frame house with brick veneer, located at 1019 E. Lacy in Palestine, Texas. It has large porch columns and some Prairie School movement-style architecture including a low-pitched hipped roof and the wide fascia board.

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

Notes

Photograph of 1019 E. Lacy taken from the road. Photo was taken for the Historic Resources Survey of Palestine, Texas 1989-1991. The brick veneer and the massive porch columns are the most distinctive elements on this 1-story frame house. The low-pitched hipped roof and the wide fascia board suggest a stylistic influence of the Prairie School movement; however, the architectural expression is seen most often on Four Square houses. This property is virtually unaltered, with its integrity intact. The earliest known occupants of this dwelling were Clarence Everett, a clerk for the I&GN Railroad, and his wife Juanita. By 1935, however, the house was occupied by Lacy and Opal Oldham. Joseph A. Whittington and his wife Callie lived here during the early 1940s; Mr. Whittington was assistant administrator of the AAA, located on the second floor of the courthouse.

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, 10:09 p.m.

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  • June 2, 2014, 3:27 p.m.

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  • 31.765457, -95.621187

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Hardy, Heck, Moore. [1019 E. Lacy], photograph, June 1991; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth10247/: accessed September 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Palestine Public Library.