Cotton year in Killeen, Texas Metadata

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  • Main Title Cotton year in Killeen, Texas


  • Creation: 1905~/1906~
  • Digitized: 2006-04


  • English


  • Content Description: Photograph, taken 1905 or 1906, depicts cotton loaded on a railroad car. A group of men stand atop the bales and alongside on a platform; men sit in two horse-drawn drays next to the pile of bales. The caption for the photograph reads: Loading bales of cotton on flat cars at Santa Fe Station in a bumper cotton year. Two-wheeled drays (left) hauled bales from cotton yard located in the 400 block of Avenue D.
  • Physical Description: 40 x 50 cm., b&w.


  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Agriculture - Processing and Storage - Cotton Gins
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Cotton manufacture - Texas - Killeen.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Killeen (Tex.) - History - Photographs.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Bell County - Killeen
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Start Date: 1905
  • End Date: 1906


  • Name: Rescuing Texas History, 2006
    Code: SG06


  • Name: Killeen City Library System
    Code: KCT


  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Photograph


  • Image


  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Betterlight Super8k