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[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

[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

[Tugboat]

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

[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

[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

[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

[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

Plowed Land, Tractors and Cars

Description: Photograph of a group of men in hats standing on or around old cars, tractors, and buggies. In the foreground is a plowed field. Written on the bottom is, "About 1918".
Date: 1918
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[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~
Item Type: Photograph
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~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

E.W. and Carl Bancroft

Description: Photograph of E.W. Bancroft and his son, Carl M. Bancroft standing on a grassy curb in front of an old automobile. E.W. Bancroft is wearing a dark suit with a vest, necktie and hat. Carl Bancroft is wearing a navy uniform with a hat. Behind the car are telephone poles and wires, a tree and a house.
Date: December 1917
Creator: Fox Company
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[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

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

[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

[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
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Two Men in a Pickup Truck in Orangefield]

Description: Photograph of a two men in a vintage pick up truck in Orangefield, Texas in 1917. The truck has wooden spokes. Other automobiles and businesses are in the background.
Date: 1917
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

[Photograph of Flooded Main Street]

Description: Photograph of a view of Main Street in Orange, Texas during a flood in 1916. There are people standing in the knee-deep water. Tall telephone poles, houses and trees line the road. A sign is in the foreground on the left side of the frame. "Main St." is written and faded on the right side.
Date: 1916
Creator: Ferris, C.K.
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