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Killeen City Jail
Photograph taken during the early 1960's depicts the Killeen City Jail. B. W. "Buster" Adams, Chief of Police, appears in the center of the picture. To the left is Don Cannon and to the right is Leon Phillips. The police department, city hall and the jail were located on the NW corner of Gray Street and Avenue D until 1965.
Leo Buckley Stadium, Killeen High School
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Mayflower Moving & Storage, Nolanville, Texas
View of exterior of Mayflower Moving & Storage on Hwy. 190, between Harker Heights and Nolanville. Cars can be seen in the parking lot, and the business's sign is visible to the left. Two open loading docks can be seen, one with a wooden container in it.
Tom and Mary Sikes and their Daughter
Tom and Mary Sikes and their grown daughter Vera Price in the early 1900's. Mary is wearing a long fur coat and Tom is wearing a hat.
Okalla School class, turn of the century
Taken around 1900, this photograph shows 45-50 people sitting on a rocky patch of ground. People in the photograph range appear to range in age from approximately age 6 to age 45.
Killeen Municipal Airport
Photograph of the Killeen Municipal Airport building during construction. The airport was located between FM 2410 and Business Hwy. 190 on the east side of Killeen until the new airport opened in August 2004.
Killeen Public Library
Photograph of Killeen Public Library at 711 N. Gray St., c. 1970. The white building was constructed on double-T buttresses, and extra buttresses were used to make the exterior walls.
Century Plaza apartment complex in Killeen
Exterior view of the front of the Century Plaza apartments on Hallmark Ave.
Family in Killeen area
A family is depicted in front of a picket fence. A man holding an infant is kneeling in front, and four females and a toddler--possibly male--are behind him. From the clothing, the picture appears to be from the 1930's or 1940's.
Donward, D.S. Jr. "Big Boy", and Maxine Elmore
Donward Elmore, D.S. Jr. "Big Boy"Elmore, Maxine Elmore
[Dr. Spivey and others in a car]
Five gentleman in a car; Dr. Spivey (driving); Back seat: Robert Callahan; Charlie Hairston; Horace Law. Featured in the background are Horace Law's Barber Shop, and Cox's Studio.
Camp Hood School
Some girls playing softball.
Construction of New Highway 190
Color photograph of roads and a bridge under construction for Highway 190 near Killeen, Texas.
Construction of New Highway 190 at FM 440
Aerial view of Highway 190 and FM 440 under construction near Killeen, Texas. Homes and businesses are near the intersection.
Cotton year in Killeen, Texas
Photograph, taken 1905 or 1906, depicts cotton loaded on a railroad car. A group of men stand atop the bales and alongside on a platform; men sit in two horse-drawn drays next to the pile of bales. The caption for the photograph reads: Loading bales of cotton on flat cars at Santa Fe Station in a bumper cotton year. Two-wheeled drays (left) hauled bales from cotton yard located in the 400 block of Avenue D.
[Many wagons on a market day in Killeen]
Killeen on a market day, c. 1890s. Dozens of men and their wagons face towards the photographer. The perspective is looking west along the railroad tracks, with the stockyards at the center. Featured businesses are Campbell & Sons Lumber, Hardware, Buggies, Wagons; Studebaker; Campbell - Root Lumber sheds, and Wendland's Produce.
Main Gate, Fort Hood
The main gate at Fort Hood. "Visitors and unregistered vehicles park in parking lot to obtain pass and/or decals."
School projects on display at Killeen Community Center
Students display their artistic creations at the Killeen Community Center.
Saturday Afternoon Street Scene in Killeen, early 1940's
A street scene from Killeen in the 1940s. Featured prominently is the Norman Brothers store.
Texas Power & Light building in Killeen
Texas Power & Light building in Killeen
[Four Boys]
Photograph of four boys, three wear hats and they all have ties. The two in front are seated in wicker furniture and wear knickers. Text on the photo reads,"Seated-Graydon Cole and Claude Gilmer Standing L-R: "Chic" Pennington and Todd Patton 1905-1910".
Killeen Public School
An unidentified class from the Killeen Public School
Killeen School, 1905
Students of the Killeen School around 1905.
Killeen Hotel
Photograph of the Killeen Hotel, a two story building with upper and lower porches, three chimneys, some out buildings, and a windmill. Four of five people are seated on the lower porch. Text on photo reads, "Killeen Hotel -- photo taken approx. 1895-1900..... located on northwest corner of Avenue D and 8th Street...built in late 1880s or early 1890s...after Camp Hood came. hotel was moved to street south of railroad tracks, to make room for another building at D and 8th"
Killeen Community Center, interior view
Interior view of the Killeen Community Center built in the 1960's. The building is located at the intersection of W. S. Young Blvd. and Veterans' Memorial Blvd. (Business Hwy. 190), near Nolan Creek.
Killeen High School automotive class
Male students watch as a teacher instructs them in automotive body work on a station wagon. Part of a Volkswagen Beetle is visible on the left side of the photo.
Rio Airways Airplane, twin prop
Rio Airways twin prop airplane, with the registration number NIOHA. Several people are boarding the plane. Rio Airways, a regional passenger airline, was owned by Ted Connell and based in Killeen.
View from Trimmer Road Looking North
Photograph of a road leading to a town with barbed wire and fence posts on either side. A horses head is in the foreground. text on the photo reads, "View from Trimmer road looking North circa 1910".
[Photograph of Storm Damage]
Photograph of storm damage with debris strewn everywhere. A side of building is missing, and pieces of roofing and personal effects are thrown across the ground. Men are surveying the damage.
[Photograph of Sugar Loaf Mountain]
Photograph of Sugar Loaf Mountain, 971 feet above sea level. A grassy plain and a fence are in the foreground.
Lily Mae and Marie Harbour
Lily Mae and Marie Harbour (sisters) who worked at Independent Telephone in 1908.
[Photograph of Killeen Flood of 1957]
Photograph of the Killeen flood of 1957. The wheels of several cars are underwater. "Killeen Flood - A deadly flood which hit Killeen in 1957 cost the lives of three persons. This view of downtown is on the south side of Avenue D between 2nd Street and College Street, with a drainage ditch in between which overflowed into the fire station and Herald offices, at the left."
View West on Ave. D St.
Ave. D Street in downtown Killeen, Texas around 1915. Horse and carriage stand in the foreground.
Pete and Donward Elmore
Pete and Donward Elmore, two men standing by a well.
Charles Levy and Maxine Elmore
Charles Levy and Maxine Elmore.
[Margie and Bill Elmore]
Margie Pearl Elmore and her brother Bill Elmore.
[Novalyne and Maxine]
School photos of two girls, Novalyne and Maxine.
[Bass Grocery]
Photograph of the Bass Grocery store in downtown Killeen. Text next to photo reads, "A Quiet Day - in the early 1930s, traffic is light in this photo looking south on 6th Street (Gray) from the Avenue C intersection. A Killeen native remembering the depression days says,'The town was just about that dead, too!' "
[Young Man]
Photograph of a young man wearing a tie.
[Killeen High School Baseball Squad, 1929]
The Killeen High School baseball team of 1929. Top row, left to right, Jack Haire, Troy Cox, Doyle Riley, M.B. Parmer, Bert Bass, Thurman Jean, Otha Lee "Slim" Brown, J.R. Burton. Front row, left to right: Dick Bass, Woodrow Young, Clyde "Hap" Jean, Coach Walter Moss, George Rodgers, John Jones, Rueben Besaley, Robert Wright.
Maple School
A class photo from the Maple School, students with three teachers.
Class Picture Killeen School around 1900
Students of the Killeen School around 1900.
[Cooks in a kitchen]
Photograph of cooks in uniforms working in a kitchen.
Bernice Bay
School photo of Bernice Bay with the word "princess" written on the right.
[Planting shrubs at the local post office]
People are planting shrubs in front of the Killeen Post Office for zip code 76541.
[Jack Arnold]
Photograph of Jack Ellison Arnold wearing a suit and tie.
[Young Woman]
Photograph of a young woman.
Gray Street in 1915
Photograph of Gray Street in downtown Killeen, Texas in 1915. Businesses line the street.
[Fourth Grade Students, Killeen Public School, 1905]
Fourth Grade Students, Killeen Public School.
Group Photo
Photograph of a group of men and women. Text on the photo reads, "Standing: Tom Justice, Charlie M. Speer, Seated L: Daisy Speer Lee, Cen. Back: Virgie Williams, Lula Williams Kimsey, Seated LL, Cordie Speer Ellis, LR"