[Fort Bend County Courthouse c. 1970-1988]

Description

Photograph of Fort Bend County Courthouse. Photo taken as a publicity shot for the Suburbia Newspaper. Taken before restoration. Photograph taken of the northeast corner of the building. Tree branches in top left corner of photo. Image dimensions are: 13.3 cm X 8.8 cm. Photograph has white area surrounding it.

Physical Description

Height:12.7 cm, Length/Circumference:17.7 cm, Width/Diameter: 5 W, 7 L

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1970/1988.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Fort Bend Museum Collection and was provided by Fort Bend Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 27 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Fort Bend Museum

For nearly 40 years, the Fort Bend Museum has preserved and interpreted Fort Bend County and Texas history. It provides a glimpse into the history of life on the Brazos River through exhibit galleries, home museums, and a walking tour of historic Richmond. Among the materials included in the museum's collections are photos of prohibitionist Carrie A. Nation, "Mother of Texas" Janne Long, and U.S. Congressman John Moore.

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Description

Photograph of Fort Bend County Courthouse. Photo taken as a publicity shot for the Suburbia Newspaper. Taken before restoration. Photograph taken of the northeast corner of the building. Tree branches in top left corner of photo. Image dimensions are: 13.3 cm X 8.8 cm. Photograph has white area surrounding it.

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Height:12.7 cm, Length/Circumference:17.7 cm, Width/Diameter: 5 W, 7 L

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Fort Bend Museum Collection

This rich variety of historical materials includes photographs of artifacts from the Fort Bend museum and local history photographs. Among the interesting materials are photographs of U.S. Congressman John M. Moore, prohibitionist Carrie A. Nation, and Jane Long, the "Mother of Texas."

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  • 1970/1988

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  • 1970 - 1988

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • April 15, 2005, 9:05 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 13, 2014, 11:08 a.m.

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[Fort Bend County Courthouse c. 1970-1988], photograph, 1970/1988; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1706/: accessed March 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Fort Bend Museum.