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Linda Finch with her Lockheed L-10A Electra at the Camp Wallace Marker Dedication Ceremony

Description: Camp Wallace Marker Dedication Service. Static displays of aircraft. A woman in a flight suit talks with a gentleman in front of a plane. This is Linda Finch of San Antonio, who in 1997 faithfully recreated the ill-fated last flight of Amelia Earhart. Finch's effort became known as "World Flight 1997," and is the only retracing of Earhart's last flight that incorporated an aircraft almost identical to Earhart's Lockheed L-10 Electra aircraft.
Date: 1997
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Genevieve Miller Hitchcock Public Library

Lockheed L-10A Electra at the Camp Wallace Marker Dedication Ceremony

Description: Camp Wallace Marker Dedication Service. Hangar displays with people standing around an airplane. This is Linda Finch's airplane in which she faithfully recreated the ill-fated last flight of Amelia Earhart. Finch's effort became known as "World Flight 1997," and is the only retracing of Earhart's last flight that incorporated an aircraft almost identical to Earhart's Lockheed L-10 Electra aircraft. Finch can be seen in the left side of the frame, speaking with some onlookers.
Date: 1997
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Genevieve Miller Hitchcock Public Library

[The Davison home after restoration]

Description: A front view of the Davison house after restoration. The house has three stories, a front porch, and a gabled tower. A flag pole stands on the far left in the front yard with a flag flying.
Date: [1990..1999]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

Noble Smith

Description: Photograph of woman. Photograph of a woman, Noble Smith, of Van Horn, TX and member of the Order of the Eastern Star
Date: 1990~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

[The Altar Monument in Memorial Park in Texas City]

Description: A close-up view of the Altar memorial at Memorial Park in Texas City. A stone book lies open on a stone altar. On the front of the memorial is engraved "In memoriam those who lost their lives in the Texas City Disaster of April 16, 1947". On the back of the photograph is typed "A stone altar was part of the original cemetery and remains as part of the restoration and enhancement completed in 1991."
Date: 1991
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

[111 W. Spring]

Description: Photograph of the front of "The Hinzie Building" located at 111 W. Spring in Palestine, Texas. It is a two-story, white, brick building with Victorian Italianate-style embellishments, including segmented-arched hoodmolds, quoins along the side of the front, and an elaborately detailed parapet.
Date: June 1991
Creator: Hardy, Heck, Moore
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[109 E. Spring]

Description: Photograph of a red-brick building located at 109 E. Spring in Palestine, Texas. The windows have logos for Toledo Finance and a sign over the door says "Toledo Loans." On the left of the building, an alley with a fire escape and part of a white stone building are visible.
Date: June 1991
Creator: Hardy, Heck, Moore
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[101 W. Spring]

Description: Photograph of the northeast corner of "The Gregg-Link Building" located at 101 E. Spring in Palestine, Texas, taken at the intersection of Sycamore and Main streets. It is a three-story building with Romanesque Revival-style architectural detailing.
Date: June 1991
Creator: Hardy, Heck, Moore
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[504 S. Queen]

Description: Photograph of the side of a white, one-story, T-plan house located at 504 S. Queen in Palestine, Texas. It has some Queen Anne-style ornamentation, including a bay window on the front wing.
Date: June 1991
Creator: Hardy, Heck, Moore
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[100 S. Sycamore]

Description: Photograph of the front and north side of the Pearlstone Grocery Company Building warehouse located at 100 S. Sycamore in Palestine, Texas. The brick building is painted white and has paired, double-hung windows set within segmented arches and vertical brick piers that define the bays.
Date: June 1991
Creator: Hardy, Heck, Moore
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[716 S. Sycamore]

Description: Photograph of the southwest corner of a yellow, two-story house with a wrap-around porch, located at 716 S. Sycamore in Palestine, Texas.
Date: June 1991
Creator: Hardy, Heck, Moore
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Palestine Public Library