Steam Engine and Hardware Store

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Photograph of group of men and boys standing in front and to the side of Montgomery - Hardware Co. and steam traction engine. The steam engine is ready to move the building to Follett, Texas from Ivanhoe, Oklahoma.

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1 photographic image, b&w: 7.25 in. X 5.0 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1917.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2007 and was provided by Wolf Creek Heritage Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 185 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

The Wolf Creek Heritage Museum partnered with us to provide access to materials that document the history of Lipscomb County. Materials include photographs of early citizens, tornado damage from the devastating storms of 1947 and 1949, and ranching. The collections also include two books: Lipscomb County Cemeteries and A History of Lipscomb County, Texas, 1876-1976.

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Description

Photograph of group of men and boys standing in front and to the side of Montgomery - Hardware Co. and steam traction engine. The steam engine is ready to move the building to Follett, Texas from Ivanhoe, Oklahoma.

Physical Description

1 photographic image, b&w: 7.25 in. X 5.0 in.

Notes

on back of photo is written, "Moving Store to Follett from Ivanhoe 1917." When the railroad was brought into Follett, Ivanhoe, Oklahoma's citizens and some of its buildings moved across the state line to live there. For more information, go to the Handbook of Texas Online, http://www.tsha.utexas.edu/handbook/online/articles/FF/hlf19.html.

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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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  • 1917

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  • April 17, 2008, 7:36 p.m.

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Steam Engine and Hardware Store, photograph, 1917; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth36085/: accessed September 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Wolf Creek Heritage Museum.