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[Tugboat Baddacock]

Description: Photograph of the tugboat, Baddacock, at the dock of National Shipbuilding in Orange, Texas.
Date: August 27, 1920
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Catherine Elizabeth Brown Griggs in her Camp Fire Costume]

Description: Photograph of Catherine Elizabeth Brown Griggs in her Camp Fire Girls' Native American costume. It includes beads around her neck, moccasins on her feet, and a headband. She holds a bow and knife.
Date: 1920~
Creator: Spencer
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Mother & Daughter in Camp Fire Costumes]

Description: Photograph of Catherine Elizabeth Brown Griggs (daughter) and Nacy Grace Griggs (Mother) in Camp Fire Girls' Native American costumes. They are bent down in a pose.
Date: 1920~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Edward Ward and Bob Bowman]

Description: Photograph of Bob Bowman and Edward Ward in their ROTC uniforms in 1926.
Date: 1926
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Edward Ward in his ROTC Uniform]

Description: Photograph of Edward Ward in his ROTC uniform in 1926. He stands outdoors next to a wooden building.
Date: 1926
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Gus Foyle]

Description: Photograph of Gus Foyle as a young boy in 1920.
Date: 1920
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Orangefield During the Boom Days, 1922]

Description: Photograph of the oil derricks at Orangefield during the boom days in 1922. A fire is burning in the background creating much pollution.
Date: 1922
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Gulf Station Men on Motor Bikes]

Description: Photograph of five men seated on motor bikes in front of the Gulf service station in Orange, Texas around 1920.
Date: 1920~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Photograph of Steambost Harry Lee]

Description: Photograph of the Steamboat Harry Lee - later to be the Showboat - docked across the Sabine River on old Highway 90. Used as a gambling establishment in the late 1920s.
Date: 1920~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[P.B. Curry, Sr. Residence]

Description: Photograph of the P.B. Curry, Sr. residence on Fourth Street in Orange, Texas.
Date: 1920~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Samuel W. Levingston Home]

Description: Photograph of the Samuel W. Levingston home at 920 W. Pine Street in the 1920s. The house has a turret on the left and a wrap around porch.
Date: 1920~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Log Cabin Gas Station]

Description: Photograph of a log cabin filling station and sandwich shop at the east end of Green Avenue near the Sabine River.
Date: 1929~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Deer Hunting in Tyler County]

Description: Photograph of five people in a buckboard wagon pulled by two horses through some trees. Writing on the back indicates this is a deer hunting expedition in Tyler County in 1926.
Date: 1926
Partner: Heritage House Museum

E.W. Bancroft and Dog

Description: Photograph of E.W. Bancroft wearing a white long-sleeved shirt and hat. He is bending over with his hands on a dog. In the background is a leafy tree, fence, and house.
Date: 1920
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Orangefield Oil Field in 1927

Description: Photograph of the Orangefield Oil Field. In the foreground are pipes with wheel cranks and a wooden bridge on the top of two tanks with a large tank behind that. On the ground on the right side of the frame are many fat and skinny pipes lined up. In the background are numerous spindletops.
Date: May 31, 1927
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[1920s road conditions]

Description: Photograph of a stalled car in the 1920's There are wagon wheels placed next to a barn on the right.
Date: 1920~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Fifth and Front Street]

Description: Photograph of Fifth and Front Streets in Orange, Texas. There are cars parked and driving on the street. There is a set of tracks in front of the building.
Date: 1920~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Celebration in Stark Park]

Description: Photograph of large celebration. There are many people standing and seated at a long table . There is an American flag on the right side of the photograph and other people in front of houses in the background. Front of photograph: "#22 Celebration in Stark Park. Occasion unknown. Early 1920's. Stark carriage house in background."
Date: 1920~/1929~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Ladies in decorated automobile]

Description: Photograph of a group of ladies in a decorated Buick. There is an episcopal church in the background behind the car. Early 1920s.
Date: 1920~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Methodist church at Terry, Texas

Description: Photograph of the congregation outside of the Methodist Church at Terry, Texas in the 1920s.
Date: 1922~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Gas Blowout at Orangefield, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a derrick with steam shooting up from it. Description on the photo reads, "Gas blowout, July 29, 1921, Orange, Texas, Tremendous fog of gas, sand, rock, and oil. Could be seen and heard for ten miles. Hogan"
Date: July 29, 1921
Partner: Heritage House Museum