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[Chicago and North Western Railway's passenger station]

Description: This photograph depicts one of the nations finest railroad passenger stations - Chicago and North Western Railway's Chicago passenger station. Sign above the station says" Streamliners, North Western, Union Pacific"
Date: 1948~
Creator: Allison - Lightall
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

[Aerial View of Orange, Texas]

Description: Aerial photograph of Orange Texas along the Sabine River. In the foreground is the railroad tracks and storage buildings, a ship is seen to the left. In the background is the Port of Orange. The building in the foreground is an older Port of Orange. Those buildings have been replaced with a newer Port of Orange. Levingston Shipyard would eventually build on the island in center left. Above the island is the town Orange, and in the background to the discerning eye is Consolidated Steel, or American Bridge division of US Steel and today Signal International.
Date: June 26, 1948
Creator: B.A. Lang
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Aerial View of Pinehurst Ranch]

Description: Aerial photograph of the Pinehurst Ranch in Orange, Texas. A long driveway leads up to the ranch. Many trees and buildings are in the photo.
Date: June 26, 1948
Creator: B.A. Lang
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Holland Hotel]

Description: Photograph of the Holland hotel. There is a car parked in front of the hotel and a cable coming from the side of the building. There is an "Orange Chamber of Commerce" sign on the right of the image.
Date: 1940~
Creator: B.A. Lang
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Don Sims]

Description: Headshot portrait of Don Sims wearing a naval uniform including a dark shirt with light stripes and hat. It is inscribed on back: " These pictures wouldn't have been half as good as they were if it hadn't been for you. I'll never forget them. You made it seem so easy, and now I say Thanks from the bottom of my heart. "Till I come Home" As Ever, Don."
Date: 1940~
Creator: Briggs, Osjetea
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Anderson County Historical Commission

Painting of AT-11

Description: Photograph of a painting entitled "Childress Training Days" with a Beechcraft AT-11 Kansan flying over Childress Army Air Field, Texas. Childress, Texas is visible in the background behind the plane.
Date: 1944
Creator: Broome, Richard
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

[Curtis School in 1948]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of the Curtis School, a three-story brick building at Division and College Streets in Orange, Texas. Later it became part of the Heritage Center.
Date: 1948
Creator: Clough's
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Orange High School]

Description: Photograph of Orange High School in 1948. Large palm trees stand in front of the school located on Green Avenue.
Date: 1948
Creator: Clough's
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Orange National Bank]

Description: Photograph of Orange National Bank on the corner of Main and Fifth Streets. This is a two-story building with Corinthian columns on the front of it. Automobiles are in the streets outside the building.
Date: 1944~
Creator: Clough's
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Stark High School in 1948]

Description: Photograph of Stark High School in 1948. The view is from the front and a fire escape with a slide can be seen on the building.
Date: 1948
Creator: Clough's
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Ann Boyett

Description: Young woman seated on a sofa.
Date: January 1, 1943
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Ann Boyett

Description: Five young ladies seated on a sofa.
Date: October 1, 1943
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Annie Webb Blanton

Description: Three women seated at a table.
Date: January 29, 1941
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Apperson Girl

Description: Two women. One is seated in a chair. The other is standing over her shoulder pointing out a Women's Auxillary Army Corps button on her lapel.
Date: May 1, 1943
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Armistice Day Parade

Description: Bands marching up Congress Avenue in the Armistice Day parade.
Date: November 11, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Arnold Chote and Buggy

Description: Man sitting in a horse-drawn buggy on a city street. Arnold Chote was the County Commissioner for Precinct 1 according to the Austin City Directory for 1942.
Date: February 3, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library