[I&GN Railroad train Round Rock]

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Photograph of the Williamson County International and Great Northern Railroad in 1904. The depot is on the upper left side of the photograph. The track crossed Brushy Creek about two miles below the town of Round Rock, then located on the north side of Brushy, and terminated in 1876 just short of the proposed Lake Bridge site, where a depot and freight station were built. Four men are seen in front of the train past the engine.

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1 photograph: b&w, 6 x 7 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1904.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Are We There Yet? Transportation in Central Texas and was provided by The Williamson Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 445 times , with 19 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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The Williamson Museum

The Williamson Museum contributes over one hundred photographs and contributes to the Are We There Yet? Transportation in Central Texas collection. Ranging from the 1860s to the 1970s, the photos depict historical transportation methods used in Texas.

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Photograph of the Williamson County International and Great Northern Railroad in 1904. The depot is on the upper left side of the photograph. The track crossed Brushy Creek about two miles below the town of Round Rock, then located on the north side of Brushy, and terminated in 1876 just short of the proposed Lake Bridge site, where a depot and freight station were built. Four men are seen in front of the train past the engine.

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1 photograph: b&w, 6 x 7 in.

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Are We There Yet? Transportation in Central Texas

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  • 1904

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  • April 9, 2014, 2:59 p.m.

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  • Aug. 18, 2014, 5:31 p.m.

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[I&GN Railroad train Round Rock], photograph, 1904; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth402927/: accessed November 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Williamson Museum.