Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures - 410 Matching Results

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Street Scene in Ft. Worth, Texas

Description: Photograph of a street scene in Ft. Worth, Texas. Inlaid in the brick road are trolley tracks and on the road are a few people and horse-drawn buggies. On either side of the road are large business buildings and sidewalks lined with railings. There is a sign on the left side of the road that reads, "Majestic Theatre, Moder Vaudeville, 2 Performances Daily." There are also many telephone and electric poles and wires.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Street Scene and Pool Hall in Ft. Worth, Texas

Description: Photograph of many horse-drawn buggies, including one with bales of hay stacked on it, and a tall tree in front of a two-story house. On the right side of the frame is a large building with "Havana Cigar" and "Pool Hall" painted on the side. Scattered throughout are telephone and electricity poles and wires and there are trolley tracks in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[T.O. Bancroft]

Description: Oval photograph of T.O. Bancroft, wearing a suit.
Date: 1925
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Residence of William Allen on White Settlement Road]

Description: Photograph of a log cabin with a fence in the foreground and a windmill and other structures in the background. The log cabin was home to Mr. William Allen and was located on White Settlement Road.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Steam Engine of the Moscow, Camden and San Augustine Railroad

Description: Engine 201 of the Moscow, Camden and San Augustine Railroad chugs through the Piney Woods of East Texas. The locomotive, built in 1906, helped haul material during the construction of the Panama Canal.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Chief Quanah Parker Visiting Quanah, Texas

Description: Photograph of Quanah, Texas when Chief Quanah Parker visited on July 4, 1896. The Fort Worth and Denver Railway station is at the left. Over 250 Comanche braves rode horses in the parade with Parker and three of his wives.
Date: July 4, 1896
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Hotel in Purves, Texas

Description: Photograph of a typical West Texas frontier hotel in the Purvis, Texas. It was operated by Mrs. M. M. Stephen. A porch surrounds the front and sides of the building. A small outbuilding stands next to the hotel.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Wayland Baptist College in Plainview, Texas

Description: Photograph of the First Baptist College in Plainview, Texas. The three-story brick building has six large columns on the front of it. The student body stands in front of the building. Two automobiles stand outside of the building to the left.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Street Scene in Plainview, Texas

Description: Photograph of a hotel being moved from Demmitt (45 mi. away) into Plainview, Texas in 1893. It was supported by eight wagons that were pulled by 32 horses. Businesses along the street include a hotel, Mrs. M. B. Fowle Dry Goods, Notions, Millinery, etc. and City Drug Store.
Date: 1893
Creator: Britain's Studio
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Street Scene in Plainview, Texas

Description: Photograph of the downtown area in Plainview, Texas in 1897 showing businesses on the west side of the square. Two freighting teams, comprised of horses and carts, fill the block. Businesses include: Mrs. M. B. Fowle Dry Goods, Notions, Millinery, etc.; Irick and Dyer Groceries; City Drug Store; Williams Bro's. Cheap Cash Store; and Donohoo and Ware Dry Goods, Boots, Shoes, Groceries and Hardware.
Date: 1897
Creator: Britain's Studio
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Plainview, Texas, Methodist Church

Description: Photograph of the Methodist Church in Plainview, Texas. The building has an eclectic architectural style with four large columns on the front. A horse and buggy stands by the curb outside the building.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Bronco Busting]

Description: Photograph of several men standing around a man who has a bronco pinned to the ground. Two men are holding ropes that are tied to the bronco and another man is holding the bronco's tail. There are buildings visible in the background. Printed on the lower part of the photograph is, "Saddleinga Texas Broncho First Time".
Date: unknown
Creator: Willis Studio
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[H.D. Pearce & Co. Book & News Depot]

Description: Photograph of several men standing and sitting in front of the H.D. Pearce & Co. Book and News Depot. Below the store sign is another sign for the post office. Handwritten above the photograph is "In Runnels City 1885" and handwritten below the photograph is "[ ] of Runnels Co. 1st Business [ ] Hubert Pearce". Typed on the back of the photograph is, "The store of H.D. Pearce at Runnels City was one of the first businesses to be established in Runnels County. This picture was made in 1885, a year before the founding of Ballinger. Hubert Pearce, now of Dallas, then 15, is shown with the cross mark on his shirt in the picture. The man with the white beard is J.R. Nunn".
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Parade for President Theodore Roosevelt]

Description: Photograph of a parade taking place in the middle of a busy street. Several men and women line the street as soldiers march by the onlookers.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Parade for President Theodore Roosevelt]

Description: Photograph of a parade taking place in the middle of a busy street. Several men and women line the street as men riding horses, men on foot, and President Theodore Roosevelt riding in a carriage pass by the onlookers.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Parade for President Theodore Roosevelt]

Description: Photograph of a parade taking place in the middle of a busy street. Several men and women line the street as men riding horses, men on foot, and President Theodore Roosevelt riding in a carriage pass by the onlookers.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Parade for President Theodore Roosevelt]

Description: Photograph of a parade taking place in the middle of a busy street. Several men and women line the street as men riding horses, men on foot, and President Theodore Roosevelt riding in a carriage pass by the onlookers. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "This picture was taken while Rosevelt was president and the soldiers in parade were Spanish-American War Veterans."
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Parade for President Theodore Roosevelt]

Description: Photograph of a parade taking place in the middle of a busy street. Several men and women line the street as men riding horses, men on foot, and President Theodore Roosevelt riding in a carriage pass by the onlookers. Printed on the lower side of the photograph is "President Roosvelt at FT. Worth, Tex. 4-8-05" and "Wade & Harmon Photo Dallas, Tex."
Date: unknown
Creator: Wade & Harmon Photo
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Residence of Neal Anderson]

Description: Photograph of a large three story house. Men in suits surround the front of the house and there is a horse drawn carriage on the right hand side of the photograph. Handwritten on the lower left hand side of the photograph is "Jan 1906." The house was home to Mr.Neal Anderson.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Teddy Roosevelt Visits Fort Worth]

Description: Photograph of a large crowd surrounding President Theodore Roosevelt as he gives his farewell address from the back of a train. Printed on the lower right hand corner of the photograph is, "Preident Roosvelt's Farewell Address, FT. Worth, Tex. 4-8-05, & D.R.R., Wade & Harmon Photo, Dallas, Tex., Copyright applied for."
Date: unknown
Creator: Wade & Harmon Photo
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[The Courthouse and Jail at Rising Star, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a man standing next to a horse and a dog. Behind the man, horse, and dog are the local courthouse and jail. Handwritten below the photograph is, "the Courthouse and jail at Rising Star."
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Residence of W.T. Waggoner]

Description: Photograph of a two story house with a porch that wraps around the house. There are several trees that decorate the front yard and a sidewalk is visible in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Residence of Guy Waggoner]

Description: Photograph of a two story house with a large garage attached at the back of the house. There are two men standing in the driveway and there are other houses visible in the background. The house was home to Mr. Guy Waggoner.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Residence of K.M. Van Zandt]

Description: Photograph of a one story house with a porch. The exterior of the house consists of wood paneling and there are posters posted on one of the corners of the house. Printed on the upper left hand corner of the photograph is "1865" and printed on the upper right hand corner of the photograph is "1915". The house was home to K.M. Van Zandt.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library