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[1917 Pumper]

Description: Photograph of a 1917 Pumper truck that won an award in LaFrance's 150th Anniversary Festivities in Elmira, New York.
Date: 1917
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Armistice Day Parade

Description: Photograph of an Armistice Day Parade in Orange, Texas on November 11, 1918. In the foreground is an American flag covered vehicle. A large crowd is moving towards the top of the photograph. Within the crowd are uniformed men, individuals and families. On the bottom left hand corner are wooden beams.
Date: November 11, 1918
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Business Houses on Front Street]

Description: Photograph of a corner on Front and Fourth Street in Orange, Texas. Horse-drawn carts are on the streets. Where Smith Cleaners is now. Once was the longest bar in Texas. The Stark Building is to the right.
Date: 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Christening of the Ship, War Marvel]

Description: Photograph of the christening and launching of the wooden ship, War Marvel, at National Shipbuilding Company in Orange, Texas. A scaffold stands at her bow holding the men and women taking part in the ceremony. Large American flags decorate her prow.
Date: 1918~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Confederate Veterans]

Description: Photograph of eleven Confederate Veterans at the railroad station for a reunion banquet.
Date: 1910~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Crowd Waiting on U.S. Navy Torpedo Boats

Description: Photograph of a large crowd with many children on the waterfront waiting for the U.S. Navy Torpedo Boats to arrive in Orange, Texas in 1910. Most of the crowd wears hats and some carry umbrellas. In the foreground is an American Flag. In the background are telephone poles, fences, large buildings and trees.
Date: 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Fifth and Main]

Description: Photograph of Fifth and Main Streets in Orange, Texas, looking south. First National Bank is to the right and the Wells Fargo Office is to the left. Horse-drawn carriages are in the street.
Date: 1915~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Fifth Street in Orange, Texas]

Description: Photograph looking north on Front Street in Orange, Texas in 1911. Lamp posts are on the corners and automobiles drive down the street.
Date: 1911
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Fourth of July 1918]

Description: Photograph of men and women at an Independence Day Celebration on July 4, 1918. A large American flag is in the background.
Date: July 4, 1918
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Fourth of July 1918]

Description: Photograph of men and women at an Independence Day Celebration on July 4, 1918. A large American flag is in the background.
Date: July 4, 1918
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Fourth of July Event]

Description: Photograph of a group of people at a fourth of July event in 1918. Spectators sit on benches watching speakers on a platform with an American flag behind it.
Date: 1918
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Hill Motor Company]

Description: Photograph of the Hill Motor Company in Orange, Texas in 1918. Lined up in front of the building are eleven Fords. The front is landscaped with palm trees.
Date: 1918
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Holland Tailor Shop

Description: Photograph of the interior of the Holland Tailor Shop at 612 Fourth Street in Orange, Texas. Five men are in the shop. One man is being measured. There are bolts of fabric and illustration of men's suits on the walls. On the back of the photo it states that Harry Merrill is the man taking measurements.
Date: 1917
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Home of H.J.L. Stark]

Description: Photograph of the H.J. L Stark home on the corner of Pine and Tenth in Orange, Texas.
Date: 1918~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[J.O. Sims' House]

Description: Photograph of J.O. Sims' house, looking east, before 1919. There is a railroad track running next to the house and a body of water in the foreground of the picture.
Date: 1919~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Launching Platform]

Description: Photograph of seven women and two men on a launching platform that is decorated with flags. A large ship is behind them.
Date: 1917
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Loicana Family Wagon]

Description: Photograph of Guy Loicana and his cousin standing by the family wagon and holding a squash.
Date: 1919
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Motorized Fire Engine in 1916]

Description: Group of men standing in front of a new motorized fire engine at a fire station in Orange, Texas. George Rexes sits in the driver's seat. Others in the photo include: W.L. Adams, Mr. Caldwell, Mr. Spaull, E.P. Nies, Calvin Stakes, Shorty Gants, A.W. Barron, Wright Roan, George Caldwell, Jack Depew, Joe Crager, Jeff Guill and Dave Moskier.
Date: 1916
Creator: Hogan
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[New Holland Hotel]

Description: Photograph of the New Holland Hotel in Orange, Texas in 1910. The three-story structure has a turret on one corner with a flag pole on top of it. There are palm trees and a gazebo outside the hotel.
Date: 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum