[613 W. Kolstad]

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 of a white, one-story, modified L-plan house located at 613 W. Kolstad in Palestine, Texas. It has some Classical Revival-style features including the small pediment on the porch that marks the primary entrance and the sidelights that frame the front doorway.

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

Creation Information

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. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Palestine Public Library

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Photograph of the front of a white, one-story, modified L-plan house located at 613 W. Kolstad in Palestine, Texas. It has some Classical Revival-style features including the small pediment on the porch that marks the primary entrance and the sidelights that frame the front doorway.

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

Notes

Photograph of 613 W. Kolstad taken from the road. Photo was taken for the Historic Resources Survey of Palestine, Texas 1989-1991. This modified L-plan house has some of the most stylish architectural ornamentation of any of the mainly vernacular dwellings in the surrounding neighborhood. The most distinctive feature is the small pediment on the porch that marks the primary entrance. Sidelights frame the front doorway and are further evidence of the Classical Revival influence on the house’s design. The property retains much of its integrity.

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, 9 p.m.

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  • June 16, 2014, 7:27 p.m.

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Hardy, Heck, Moore. [613 W. Kolstad], photograph, June 1991; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth10258/: accessed October 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Palestine Public Library.