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[Baptist Church building, Rosenberg]

Description: Copy of photo of Baptist Church building, Rosenberg. Brick church building with square tower over main entrance. Photo is labeled by photographer, "Baptis [sic.] Church Rosenberg, Cummings Cash Drug Store."
Date: 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Barbeque for the Rosenberg Bridge celebration]

Description: Postcard image of a barbecue for the Rosenberg Bridge celebration, February 20, 1909. Fort Bend County, Texas. Photo of large group of men (few women). Wagon wheel in far right corner. Building rooftops and trees in background. Left edge is creased. Ink mark under 1909.
Date: February 20, 1909
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[The Bassett Home that was located at the corner of Jackson St.]

Description: Photograph of the Bassett Home that was located at the corner of Jackson Street and Sixth Street. It was the home of Clem and Libbie Bassett. The house is a white two story house with a porch located on the north west corner of the building. A second story white railed balcony is above the front porch. A bay window is found at the north east end of house and another on the west side. A railed balcony rests above the bay window at the west side. White picket fence surround north and west sides of the house. Two women (holding parasols) are standing behind a group of children that are sitting on the ground. An African-American man is standing near the picket fence. A man and woman are standing near the front porch of the house and a woman is sitting in a bay window on west end of house. Large trees line the house and one smaller tree stands in front of the porch. The photograph is mounted on a cardboard substrate. The cardboard is broken near top left corner and at bottom right corner. It has been taped at top and top, right corner. Cracks at left and right edges.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Beasley Depot - The Macrenia Railroad]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the Beasley Depot. The depot was on the New York, Texas & Mexican Railway which was nicknamed the "Macaroni Line" since it was constructed largely by Italian immigrant workers. The railway was later purchased by the Southern Pacific Railroad. The depot is a one story wooden building painted with light colors and dark trim. A sign reads: BEASLEY on the east side of the building. Crowd of people are gathered outside of the building. A locomotive is seen on the far right of photo. Train tracks in foreground. Bottom of photo in white reads: Photo. By Congdon. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Ben Meyer House built by James Alley

Description: Postcard image of the Alley house in Rosenberg, Texas. House was built by James Alley and then later sold to McCabe. This house was also later purchased by Ben Meyer. Two story white house with columned porch on north west corner of home. Man sitting on bench on front porch. West upper story area near windows has four diamond shapes painted in it. Diamond shape also on rounded rooftop of porch. White picket fence around home.
Date: 1908
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Ben Meyer House built by James Alley

Description: Postcard image of the Alley house (later McCabe home) on Houston Street in Rosenberg, Texas. This home was later purchased by Ben Meyer. Northeast corner of house is seen on left of photo. Dark colored roof top, white, wooden house. Diamond shapes painted in several places of upper story. White two story home in center of photo. Another white house on right. Street in foreground. Photo has blank (white) rectangle in top right corner.
Date: 1909
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Beulah Andrews as a baby, sitting in a chair]

Description: Photograph of Beulah Andrews. She is sitting on a chair that has a blanket draped over it. She is wearing a lacy gown. Image attached to a cardboard substrate. At bottom of substrate, photographer's mark: "LORENZ Art Gallery EXTRA FINISH RICHMOND TEXAS." On back, handwritten: "To Dr. J.L. Dillard from Beulah Mary Andrews age 5 mo and 15 days."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Beulah Andrews as a toddler, sitting in a chair]

Description: Photograph of Beulah Andrews as a toddler. She is sitting on a chair that is draped with a blanket. She is wearing a lacy gown with a necklace around her waist. Her hands are in her lap. Image is attached to a cardboard substrate. At bottom of substrate, photographer's mark: "LORENZ Art Gallery EXTRA FINISH RICHMOND TEXAS."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Beulah Andrews as a toddler, sitting in a chair]

Description: Photograph of Beulah Andrews as a toddler. She is sitting on a chair that is draped with a blanket. She is wearing a lacy gown with a necklace around her waist. Her hands are in her lap. Image is attached to a cardboard substrate. At bottom of substrate, photographer's mark: "LORENZ Art Gallery EXTRA FINISH RICHMOND TEXAS."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Beulah Andrews as a toddler standing]

Description: Photograph of Beulah Andrews as a toddler. She is standing with both of her hands resting on the seat of a chair that has been draped with a blanket. She is wearing a white lacy dress. Image is attached to a cardboard substrate. On bottom of substrate, photographer's mark: "LORENZ Art Gallery EXTRA FINISH RICHMOND, TEXAS."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[A "Birds eye view of Rosenberg (east)".]

Description: Photograph titled a "Birds eye view of Rosenberg (east)" on front of the picture. One story white building with white railed porch in foreground of photograph. Other two story stucco and brick buildings in the background on the same street as the white buildings. Utility poles on left of photograph.
Date: 1919
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[A "Birds Eye View" Residential Rosenberg]

Description: copy of photo of residential Rosenberg. Panoramic view shows many houses, church with steeple at right side of image. Image is labeled, "Birds eye view, Rosenberg, Tex."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

["Birds Eye View Rosenberg Tex."]

Description: Obverse: Photograph of Birds Eye View Rosenberg Tex. 4., E. W. Cumins Drugs, Mrs. Dawson & Ella and May 14, 1907 in pencil, Early 1900's, 1907 written in red pencil ; reverse: POST CARD, Charles E. Myers in ink. White or blank area at bottom of photo.
Date: May 14, 1907
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[A black box with gauges on it at the Imperial Sugar Company]

Description: Photograph of equipment used at Imperial Sugar Company in Sugar Land, Texas. Photograph shows a black box with rows of gauges and meters on it. A clock reading 10:26 is located in the top right corner of the box. Same as 1985.003.001c and d.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[A black box with gauges on it at the Imperial Sugar Company]

Description: Photograph of equipment used at Imperial Sugar Company in Sugar Land, Texas. Photograph shows a black box with rows of gauges and meters on it. A clock reading 10:26 is located in the top right corner of the box. Same as 1985.003.001d and e. Back of photo in pencil: #4.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[A black box with gauges on it at the Imperial Sugar Company]

Description: Photograph of equipment used at Imperial Sugar Company in Sugar Land, Texas. Photograph shows a black box with rows of gauges and meters on it. A clock reading 10:26 is located in the top right corner of the box. Same as 1985.003.001b and e. Back of photo in pencil: #4
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[The Booth Home, Booth, Texas.]

Description: Postcard image of the Booth Home, Booth, Texas. Picket fence in foreground. Booth home in upper, left corner of photo. Person walking on dirt road.
Date: 1915
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fort Bend Museum