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[War Marvel]

Description: Photograph of the wooden-hulled ship, War Marvel, just after being launched. The photo shows her stern. There are tugboats moving her in the Sabine River and docks to the left side. Flags decorate her deck.
Date: 1918~
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~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[War Marvel in the Water]

Description: Photograph of the ship "War Marvel" in the river near Orange, Texas. The ship is decorated with flags. Two tugboats are working to move her. Two people are in a rowboat near her bow.
Date: 1918~
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
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Confederate Veterans]

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

[Orr-Bland Addition]

Description: Photograph of a family standing outside a home. Pictured is a man, a woman and a child. The woman holds black cat. The small home has a chicken-wire fence around it and some small trees in the front yard.
Date: 1917
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Parade on Front Street in 1917]

Description: Photograph of a parade coming down Front Street in 1917. Automobiles and men on horseback are followed by a marching band. Spectators line the sidewalks as the parade passes by.
Date: 1917
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
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
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Orange Depot]

Description: Photograph of the Orange Depot in 1915. Passengers stand on the platform as the steam engine pulls the train into the station.
Date: 1915
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Tugboat]

Description: Photograph of two men and the tugboat Smyth. The man standing is named McCarver.
Date: 1919
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Mr. and Mrs. Pruter]

Description: Photograph of Mr and Mrs. Pruter in front of the First Presbyterian Church.
Date: 1918~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Community Band at the Depot]

Description: Photograph of the Orange Community Band at the Missouri Pacific Depot. The band is comprised of fifteen men.
Date: 1910~
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~
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
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~
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
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[St. Mary's Catholic Church]

Description: Photograph of St. Mary's Catholic Church at 905 Cherry Street in Orange, Texas.
Date: 1912
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Touring Car on a Train]

Description: Photograph of a touring car being transported on a railroad car from Orange, Texas to a vacation site. The owner is probably Lutcher Stark, taken in 1914.
Date: 1914
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[The Stark Building]

Description: Photograph of the Stark Building in Orange, Texas in 1910. It is a two-story brick building. Horse-drawn carriages and carts stand outside in the street.
Date: 1910
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
Partner: Heritage House Museum