[511 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 and side of a white, one-story frame house located at 511 W. Kolstad 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. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photograph of the front and side of a white, one-story frame house located at 511 W. Kolstad in Palestine, Texas.

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

Notes

Photograph of 511 W. Kolstad taken from the road. Photo was taken for the Historic Resources Survey of Palestine, Texas 1989-1991. This 1-story frame residence retains much of its historic character and reflects popular residential building trends in Palestine during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The earliest known residents of this house, according to city directories, were renters S.J. Talcott, a dispatcher for the I&GN Railroad, and his wife Elise. By 1935 the house was occupied by Kenneth Hardwick, a laborer, and his wife Edith. During the early 1940s J.W.L. and Mary E. Adams lived here; Mr. Adams was an engineman 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, 3:53 p.m.

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  • June 10, 2014, 12:33 p.m.

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Hardy, Heck, Moore. [511 W. Kolstad], photograph, June 1991; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth10264/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Palestine Public Library.