[People and automobiles crossing during opening ceremonies of the Brazos River Bridge]

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Photograph taken during the opening ceremonies of the Brazos River Bridge, Richmond, Texas. Photograph show three people walking on left side of bridge and automobile on far right. Another automobile and two people on bridge in background. Sign hanging from bridge reads: WELCOME TO RICHMOND, USE IMPERIAL SUGAR.

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Height:7.6 CM, Length/Circumference:11.7 CM, Width/Diameter:

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Creator: Unknown. 1925.

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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 71 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Fort Bend Museum

Since 1967, the Museum has preserved and interpreted state and county history. It provides a glimpse into life on the Brazos River through exhibit galleries, home museums, and a walking tour of historic Richmond. Among the Museum's materials are photos of prohibitionist Carrie A. Nation and "Mother of Texas" Janne Long.

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Description

Photograph taken during the opening ceremonies of the Brazos River Bridge, Richmond, Texas. Photograph show three people walking on left side of bridge and automobile on far right. Another automobile and two people on bridge in background. Sign hanging from bridge reads: WELCOME TO RICHMOND, USE IMPERIAL SUGAR.

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Height:7.6 CM, Length/Circumference:11.7 CM, Width/Diameter:

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Fort Bend Museum Collection

Photographs of artifacts from the Fort Bend Museum and local area. Materials include images of U.S. Congressman John M. Moore, prohibitionist Carrie A. Nation, and Jane Long, the "Mother of Texas."

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  • 1925

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  • April 15, 2005, 10:49 a.m.

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  • April 16, 2007, 1:18 p.m.

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[People and automobiles crossing during opening ceremonies of the Brazos River Bridge], photograph, 1925; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth620/: accessed December 14, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Fort Bend Museum.