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[Adams Home in Missouri City]

Description: Print of the Adams Home, Missouri City. Two story white wooden house, pictured from side, trees obscure the view of front of home.
Date: 1962
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[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

[Clem Bassett Home]

Description: Print of the Clem Bassett Home (now Court House Annex). White two and a half story house.
Date: 1962
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Downtown Rosenberg, c. 1960]

Description: Copy of photo of downtown Rosenberg, looking east along Ave. 6 at 3rd St., ca. 1960. Rosenberg water tower is two blocks back on right, cars are diagonally parked along street.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Dyer Cemetery in Richmond]

Description: Print of the Dyer Cemetery, Richmond. Wiley Martin Monument if foreground. House in background. Other monuments in background. Taken 3-21-1962. Removed from album, glue and paper residue on back.
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

[Eldridge Home in Sugar Land]

Description: Photo of the Eldridge Home, Sugar Land. Two and a half story house with closed in second story porch. Three cars are parallel parked in front of adjacent building and a truck is parked in front of the Eldridge Home. Water tower visible in upper right corner.
Date: 1962
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Fairview Café]

Description: Colored photograph of the Fairview Café that was located in the 3100 block (south side) of Avenue H, in Rosenberg, Texas. Café sign above entrance to the white stucco building reads: FAIRVIEW CAFÉ. STEAKS - SEA FOOD- CHICKEN. Green car in bottom center of photo and blue and white car on far right of photograph. Back of photo has Polaroid stamp. Fairview Café was built between 1932 and 1934 by Mr. Jess Ward and was later demolished in January 1979.
Date: 1964~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Fairview Café with a 1964 Ford]

Description: Colored Polaroid photograph of the Fairview Café with a 1964 Ford (green) car parked in front. The Café was located in the 3100 block , south side, of Avenue H in Rosenberg, Texas (the Fort Bend Federal Parking lot is now at this location). The Café is a white one story stucco building with red sign above entrance which proclaims: FAIRVIEW CAFÉ STEAKS SEA FOOD CHICKEN. Newspaper vending machines can be to the left on entrance. Back of photo has the Polaroid stamp. Fairview Café was built between 1932 and 1934 by Mr. Jess Ward and was later demolished in January 1979.
Date: 1964~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Grave of Thomas Jeff Smith]

Description: Print of the grave of Thos. Jeff. Smith in the Morton Cem., Rich. Smith was Mason Briscoe's Grandfather who was with Fanin at Goliada. Photo shows monument with urn on top at left, brick crypt at center, plain rectangular at right.
Date: 1962
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[J.H.P. Davis House]

Description: Photo of the J.H.P. Davis House, 1009 Main, Richmond. Pictured 3-16-1962, when is served at nurses home for Polly Ryon Hospital. House is painted all white, remains of green house at lower right.
Date: March 16, 1962
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Jane Long Hotel]

Description: Photo of the site of Jane Long Hotel, Richmond, on east side of 4th St. between Morton and Railroad Streets. Site is empty lot with cement retaining wall and three steps.
Date: 1962
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Jane Long Monument]

Description: Photo of the Jane Long Monument, Morton Cemetery, Richmond. Shown at right side of picture.
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

[John M. Moore, Jr. and Dorothea Guenther at their 50th Wedding anniversary.]

Description: Photograph of John Moore, Jr. and Dorothea Guenther at their 50th Wedding anniversary celebration in June 1965. They are seated in wicker chairs with metal armrests. She is seated on the left wearing light color dress with a large corsage on her left shoulder. He is seated on right of photo in a dark suit and dark tie with a carnation on his left lapel. He has his arms crossed across his middle. There is a flower arrangement on a table in background. Chairs on right background and left in foreground.
Date: 1965
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[John M. Moore, Jr. and Dorothea Guenther Moore.]

Description: Photograph (copy) of John M. Moore, Jr. and Dorothea Guenther Moore on their 50th wedding anniversary in June 1965. The couple, both wearing glasses, is sitting on a velvet upholstered sofa in front of a table at the Moore home. He is wearing a dark colored suit and tie and has his arms crossed across his chest. She is wearing a light colored dress. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: 1965
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum