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[City Auditorium, Henderson]

Description: City Auditorium, Henderson, Texas. View of same from the Chapel of St. Matthews Church. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

Close-Up of Workers

Description: Close-up of two unidentified workers clearing debris from the New London School explosion.
Date: 1937-03~
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Exterior of Wreckage

Description: Exterior view of the wreckage of the New London School after an explosion. Three unidentified men are standing with their backs to the camera.
Date: 1937-03~
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

New London School

Description: Students in front of the New London School in 1915. There is a check mark on Elise Borgmau Sanzenbacher.
Date: 1915~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Photographer

Description: Close-up of an unidentified photographer seated on a hard case with his press camera resting in his left hand on his left knee at the scene of the New London School explosion.
Date: 1937-03~
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Soup Line

Description: Unidentified men and women wait in line for soup and coffee at the scene of the New London School explosion.
Date: March 18, 1937
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[St. Matthews Church - Henderson, TX. - Under Construction]

Description: Photograph of a building under construction. There are piles of lumber in the foreground and several men working around the site. (on back of photograph) The way St. Matthew's first church appeared at the end of the 4th week of the month that Bishop Quinn "loaned" me to Henderson, Tx.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[St. Matthew's Episcopal Church - Henderson, TX.]

Description: Photograph of St. Matthew's Episcopal Church in Henderson, located at 214 College Ave. Since this image was taken, an office has been added where the porch is shown, a stained glass window has been installed behind the altar and a parish hall/Sunday School building was built in the 1950s.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Unidentified Bldg in Henderson TX.]

Description: (back of photo) Where I resided while serving the mission in Henderson, TX. Summer of 1935 - Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1935
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Unidentified Bldg Possibly at Henderson, TX.]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified building, possibly at Henderson, TX. A portion of a building with a stone foundation and wood siding is visible in the foreground. In the background, the front of another building is visible including a porch and a "Coca-Cola" sign hung above. Two automobiles are parked outside.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Unidentified Building]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified building possibly located in Henderson, TX. There are several people standing on the porch.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library