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[Eagle Café in Rosenberg, Texas]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the exterior of the Eagle Café in Rosenberg, Texas after a fire. Building has no glass in windows, roof is destroyed. A military jeep and a black automobile are parked in front of building. Top of an automobile in bottom right corner of photo. Scanned image and dimensions are of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Harvey House and the freight depot in Rosenberg]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the Harvey House and the freight depot in Rosenberg, Texas. The Harvey House is the two-story wooden building on right of photo. The freight depot is one-story wooden building on left with loaded wagons parked in front of it. Train tracks in foreground. Scanned image and dimensions are of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Mamie Davis, A.P. George, and Jennie Jones]

Description: Photograph (copy) of a Mamie Davis, A.P. George, and Jennie Jones when they were young (before A.P. and Mamie were married). Davis is wearing a dark colored dress with two pins pinned on her chest. She has her long hair loose down her back and on her right shoulder. She has her left hand on a floral arrangement. George is wearing a three piece dark suit with white shirt and dark tie. Jones is wearing a Dark dress with buttons down the front to waist. She is seated in a chair. Scanned image and dimensions are of the copy.
Date: 1891
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Fire in the Eagle Café building in Rosenberg]

Description: Photograph (copy) of a fire in the Eagle Café building in Rosenberg, Texas. This photo was taken of the northeast corner of the building as the firemen fight the fire at night. Eagle Café sign still visible at the north west corner of the building. Smoke can be seen billowing from the roof of the building. Crowd of people can be seen in the street watching the fire. Hoses run through the center of the street (highly visible in the dark). Scanned image and dimensions are of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Firefighters fighting a fire at the Eagle Café]

Description: Photograph (copy) of firefighters fighting a fire at the Eagle Café in Rosenberg, Texas. Photo is of the north west corner of building. A crowd has gathered around to watch the fire. Eagle Café sign seen at corner of street. The two story stucco and wood building has smoke coming out of the windows. Hoses in foreground. Scanned image and dimensions are of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Aerial view of Rosenberg]

Description: Photograph (copy) of an aerial view of Rosenberg looking southwest. On the second block from bottom, a tower can be seen toward right side of photo. Also on second block from bottom toward left side is a two long narrow buildings joined by walkway that has many cars parked in front of it.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Interior of the Charles Seydler's Grocery]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the interior of the Charles Seydler's Grocery located in the middle of the 900 block of Third Street in Rosenberg, Texas. Behind the counter on left is Phillip Brandt; behind counter on right is Charles Seydler, owner of the store. Cans and other goods can be stacked neatly on shelves to the right and left of photo. Canisters, boxes and sacks are leaning against the left counter. Boxes are also stacked on the left counter top. More boxes stacked just to the left of the center of the photo. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: 1922
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Turricchi's Café]

Description: Photograph (copy) of Turricchi's Café that was located on the east side of Third Street and Avenue F, June 22, 1921. Sidewalk in far left corner. Puddle of water in foreground. Restaurant sign on dark painted two story building. Two other businesses can be seen on the street. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: June 22, 1921
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Cole's Liberty Theatre, owned by Mart Cole]

Description: Photograph (copy) of Cole's Liberty Theatre, which was owned by Mart Cole from 1919 until it was sold by his heirs about 1983. The theatre was located on the west side of Third Street (900 block). Two story brick building with covered sidewalk in front. Sign in front reads: COLE'S LIBERTY THEATRE. Business on left is Palace Sweets. Automobiles parked in front of theatre (one full view, the other partial). Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Dr. Dew's Residence - the Dew Brothers Plantation]

Description: Photograph (copy) of Dr. Dew's Residence - the Dew Brothers Plantation. The plantation is a two story wooden house with a white columned front porch and a balcony with white railing (and columns). Banana trees on right and left of house. Two men are standing on the front balcony. On the west side of the house is a covered section. Brick fireplace at northwest corner of house. Scanned image is of the copy. The Dew Plantation House was recently relocated by Historic Houston to Kitty Hollow Park. The original portion of the house consisted of a two story L-shaped wood framed structure was relocated on Feb. 24, 2006.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[The home of Dr. and Mrs. John S. Yates]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the home of Dr. and Mrs. John S. Yates built in 1909. The home was located on the corner of Avenue M and Fourth Street in Rosenberg, Texas. The house is a one and a half story white wooden building with a columned porch. Porch has railing at bottom and at top. Pot plant boxes sit along the rail of the porch steps. Shrubs in front of the house, and a fence can be seen in the foreground. A bare tree partially obscures the house. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: 1909~
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
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Two snow covered houses on Second street]

Description: Photograph (copy) of two houses on Second street taken during a snow storm. Wooden house on the right has a porch swing on the left side of porch and a bench on the right. Snow covers the front yard and the shrubs that surround the porch. The second wooden house shows the snow topped roof. Sidewalk on far left of photo. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[FairView Courts with snow]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the FairView Courts with snow, that were located in the 3100 block of Avenue H, south side, Rosenberg, Texas. The motel building was a white stucco building which had two arches that led from the main building to the courts on right and left. Driveways under the arches led to more courts which formed a square parking area inside. A "Quaker State" sign can be seen on the left of the photo. A truck is parked to the far right. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Richmond, Texas under snow]

Description: Photo mounted on cardboard. Richmond, Texas looking East from the top of the court house on Morton Street. Ground and buildings are covered with snow. Jane Long Boarding House in foreground on right. Ed Priester Baker, Confectioner, and Groceries is located in center of photo.
Date: 1892
Partner: Fort Bend Museum