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[Andrew Briscoe Home]

Description: Photo of the Andrew Briscoe Home, Foster Community (Briscoe Ranch). White two story house.
Date: 1962
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Jane Long School in 1962]

Description: Photo of the Jane Long School (Original location: Liberty & 8th, Richmond; now at 9th & Houston, Richmond). Two-story, white stucco building with arched doorways.
Date: 1962
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Thomas Barnett House]

Description: Photo of the Thomas Barnett House, located on Dyer Moore Ranch Near Orchard. Single story, white wooden house with two doors and four windows.
Date: 1962
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Dyer Moore Residence]

Description: Photo of the Dyer Moore Residence, Orchard. White two story wooden house with white picket fence.
Date: 1962
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Photograph of View From Courthouse]

Description: Photograph of view from courthouse north of railroad, with water flooding the streets. Businesses in view include: A. Kochan Blacksmith Shop, Austin's Exchange Saloon, Brady Bros. Bakery and Grocery.
Date: 1899
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Dr. Bailey on horseback]

Description: Photographic print mounted on cardboard. Dr. Bailey on horseback in white suit holding black umbrella. African-American woman in floral print dress with handkerchief on her head is standing on railroad tracks in front of Dr. Bailey holding two watermelons. Distribution of watermelons was part of the post-flood relief effort.
Date: 1899
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Downtown Richmond during 1899 flood]

Description: Photographic print mounted on cardboard. View of downtown Richmond looking northeast from the top of the courthouse (Morton St. between 4th and 5th). County bridge in left background, railroad bridge in right background. Businesses pictured along Railroad Street include Austin's Exchange Saloon, Brady Bros. Bakery and Grocery, F.L. Barnes Restaurant, Baker and Hirsch Grocery, I. Ditch Dry Goods.
Date: 1899
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum