Jim Bell Texas Architecture Collection - Browse

ABOUT BROWSE FEED

1895 Ellis County Courthouse Clock Tower Base and Eagle

Description: Photograph of base of the tower and roof ridge, with an eagle sculpture perched on it, on the 1895 Ellis County Courthouse in downtown Waxahachie, Texas. A close up view of the detailed stone work on the tower base and one of the four eagle that grace the roof.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

1895 Ellis County Courthouse Typical Entrance

Description: Photograph of a typical entrance set in an inside corner on the 1895 Ellis County Courthouse in downtown Waxahachie, Texas. There are four main entrances set on the cardinal points of the compass. The Romanesque building was designed by architect James Riley Gordon. The building is massive limestone in gray for the foundation and Burnet limestone for structure, columns of rose colored granite columns, Pecos Red sandstone was used for arches, columns, and string courses. There are eagles and gargoyles for ornamentation.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

1912 Rogers Hotel Entrance on Main Street

Description: Photograph of the 100 East Main Street entrance to the Rogers Hotel in downtown Waxahatchie, Texas. It is a four story brick building with a recessed wall above the entrance.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Audience in a Courtroom]

Description: Photograph of a large audience sitting in a courtroom in the Ellis County courthouse in Waxahachie, Texas, seen through the glass windows of the door in the foreground.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Balcony Detail]

Description: Photograph of the detail of the columns on the balcony of the Ellis County courthouse in Waxahachie, Texas.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Brick Building in Waxahachie]

Description: Photograph of a brick building in Waxahachie, Texas. There are vines on the trees in front of the building.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Buildings in Waxhachie]

Description: Photograph of several buildings in downtown Waxahachie, Texas. Cars are parked on both sides of the road to the left.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Car Waiting at Railroad Tracks]

Description: Photograph of a car waiting at a railroad crossing next to a brick building with a red roof.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Cars By Hotel]

Description: Photograph of several cars parked across the street from a hotel in Waxhachie, Texas. Two people sit on a low wall to the right.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Cars in Downtown Waxahachie]

Description: Photograph of cars driving on a road in downtown Waxahachie, Texas. Several buildings, including the IOOF building, are visible to the left.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Cars In Front of Building]

Description: Photograph of two cars parked in front of a building in Ellis County, Texas. Railroad tracks are visible in the foreground.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Cars in Parking Lot]

Description: Photograph of several cars parked in front of a red building in Waxahachie, Texas.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Cars Outside Courthouse]

Description: Photograph of several cars parked outside the Ellis County courthouse in Waxahachie, Texas. Several trees and a statue are visible in front of the courthouse.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Cars Parked Outside Building]

Description: Photograph of several cars parked outside a brick building with a turret in Waxahachie, Texas.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Carving of a Lion]

Description: Photograph of a carving of a lion on the Ellis County courthouse in Waxahachie, Texas.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Chairs and Stools on Display]

Description: Photograph of several round chairs and stools on display in a store in Waxahachie, Texas.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Close-Up of a Door Knob]

Description: Photograph of a close-up of a door knob on a building in Ellis County, Texas.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Column on Exterior of a Courthouse]

Description: Photograph of a column on the exterior of the Ellis County courthouse in Waxahachie, Texas. A staircase is visible to the right.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell