Birdseye View of Meridian

Description

Photo taken from top of Bosque Co. courthouse in Meridian, looking toward north, north east. Can see front and side of what is now the Lumpkin Bldg, going out Morgan St. Meridian College is in far background; the old mill to the back and side of the old church on Morgan St (Hwy 22). Scattered homes throughout country side. A "Rock Shop - Horseshoeing and General Repairs" sign on building behind what is now Barlett's Pharmacy.

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Photograph - 11x14 - on cardboard backing

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1910~.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2007 and was provided by Bosque County Historical Commission to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 218 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Bosque County Historical Commission

The Commission is the official organization for carrying out the state preservation program at the local level. Their purpose is to preserve, mark, and encourage appreciation of the history in Bosque County. Materials include photos of early businesses and citizens, maps, and documents from Texas land agent and colonizer Jacob De Cordova.

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Description

Photo taken from top of Bosque Co. courthouse in Meridian, looking toward north, north east. Can see front and side of what is now the Lumpkin Bldg, going out Morgan St. Meridian College is in far background; the old mill to the back and side of the old church on Morgan St (Hwy 22). Scattered homes throughout country side. A "Rock Shop - Horseshoeing and General Repairs" sign on building behind what is now Barlett's Pharmacy.

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Photograph - 11x14 - on cardboard backing

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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

The 2007 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together photographs, postcards, letters, and more to give a glimpse into the rich history of the state.

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  • 1910~

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • July 30, 2007, 7:26 p.m.

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  • Sept. 12, 2016, 3:28 p.m.

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Birdseye View of Meridian, photograph, 1910~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth26755/: accessed October 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Bosque County Historical Commission.