[615 W. Reagan]

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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Close-up photograph of the front entrance of a one-story, L-plan, frame house located at 615 W. Reagan in Palestine, Texas. It has Queen Anne-style details along the eaves and in the gable ends.

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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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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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Close-up photograph of the front entrance of a one-story, L-plan, frame house located at 615 W. Reagan in Palestine, Texas. It has Queen Anne-style details along the eaves and in the gable ends.

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

Notes

Photograph of 615 W. Reagan taken from the road. Photo was taken for the Historic Resources Survey of Palestine, Texas 1989-1991. The most common house form of the late 19th century was the L-plan, and this property is a noteworthy example. The 1-story frame house displays fine craftsmanship on the porch, along the eaves and in the gable ends. Detailing is suggestive of the Queen Anne style, which was popular locally from the 1880s to the early 1900s. This house appears to be virtually unaltered, with its integrity intact. The earliest known occupants of this house were renters, including: S.H. and Annie Lively, who lived here during the mid-1920s; and Gillam C. and Gladys Trim, who lived here during the early 1940s.

Taken from: Historic Resources Survey of Palestine, Texas: An Inventory for The City of Palestine, Volume V, 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 10, 2006, 3:11 p.m.

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  • April 14, 2014, 2:39 p.m.

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Hardy, Heck, Moore. [615 W. Reagan], photograph, June 1991; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth10608/: accessed September 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Palestine Public Library.