[Photograph of a Cafe and an Automobile]

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Photograph of the front of a cafe. The cafe is one-story with a door, three windows in the front, and a wooden awning over the front that is supported by two wooden poles at the corners. There are two advertising signs by the front door, one that says "7up" and the other says "Royal Crown Cola." On the edge of the awning, there is a sign that says "Coffee 5 Cents." On the top of the awning, there appears to be a large metal air conditioner. Next to the building, there is an automobile parked; above the automobile, attached to ... continued below

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

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Born, Julius Creation Date: Unknown.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2009 and was provided by River Valley Pioneer Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 32 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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River Valley Pioneer Museum

The River Valley Pioneer Museum located in Canadian, Texas offers a rich collection of Julius Born's photographs of Hemphill and surrounding counties from the early twentieth century.

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Description

Photograph of the front of a cafe. The cafe is one-story with a door, three windows in the front, and a wooden awning over the front that is supported by two wooden poles at the corners. There are two advertising signs by the front door, one that says "7up" and the other says "Royal Crown Cola." On the edge of the awning, there is a sign that says "Coffee 5 Cents." On the top of the awning, there appears to be a large metal air conditioner. Next to the building, there is an automobile parked; above the automobile, attached to the building are two signs, one that says "Cafe" and the other says "Check-In Station Truck Stop." "W. O. Rich" is painted on the top of the front of the building.

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

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  • RVPM_38D98-HCL9-4623 is version of RVPM_38D98-HCL9-4622

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Rescuing Texas History, 2009

Photographs, oral histories, artwork, letters, and more. These more than 5,000 items give a glimpse into the diverse people that have called Texas home over the years. Funding provided by the Summerlee Foundation.

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See Also: : RVPM_38D98-HCL9-4623 is version of RVPM_38D98-HCL9-4622

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  • June 10, 2010, 6:31 a.m.

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Born, Julius. [Photograph of a Cafe and an Automobile], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth94812/: accessed November 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting River Valley Pioneer Museum.