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[Letter written on stationery from the International Hotel - Palestine]

Description: Photo of the first page of a letter written on letterhead from the International Hotel (later the O'Neill Hotel), which was once located on Spring Street in Palestine. The text is addressed to "my darling" and discusses the unavailability of items in a local store and various people that they both know.
Date: unknown
Partner: Palestine Public Library

Portrait of E. W. Brown

Description: Portrait of E. W. Brown holding a rolled up paper.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Eugene Bancroft]

Description: Photograph of Eugene Bancroft of Orange, Texas. He stands near an automobile wearing a suit, tie, and hat.
Date: unknown
Creator: Fox Co.
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Caution - Bad Bridge]

Description: Photograph of a sign reading, "Caution Bad Bridge 1000ft. Drive Slow" The sign is standing in water from the flood of the Sabine River in 1953.
Date: 1953
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Photograph of Flooded Street]

Description: Photograph of flooding at Green Avenue and Front Street. Men are standing in knee-deep water in an empty lot surrounded by sandbags. Behind them is a Sinclair Filling Station.
Date: 1953
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[R.B. Goree and employees]

Description: Photograph of R.B. Goree standing in his drug store with his employees in 1938. L-R, Fred Condry, R.B. Goree, Lucele Moore, Nelson. Counters and glass cases that are filled with items surround them.
Date: 1938
Partner: Heritage House Museum

E.W. Bancroft

Description: Photograph of E.W. Bancroft.
Date: unknown
Creator: Way, Bernard
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Royal Inn Cafe, Follett, Texas

Description: Photograph of the interior of the Royal Inn Cafe in the Laubhan Hotel in Follett, Texas. In the foreground on the right side of the frame is a rug, an upholstered sofa, and a host stand. On the left side of the frame stretching all the way into the back of the room is a wooden bar with bar stools surrounding it. Behind the bar a shelf filled with many things including a cash register, cigar boxes, and plants. On the right side of the frame stretching to the back are four tables with chairs. The tables are covered in white tablecloths and have dining setups on them. At the back of the room stands two people, one man dressed as a server with a white apron and one woman wearing a white apron and cook's hat. There are two signs on the wall that read, "Hot Waffles" and "Home Made Pies".
Date: 1920
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

[Photograph of Ship "U.S. Army-LT-580"]

Description: Photograph of a U.S. army ship, LT-580, docked. There are three men on the left side of the ship and a roll of cable on the deck. Front of photograph: Levingston Shipbldg Co. Hull 337, 6-14-44. Contract W 2789 tc-1225." Back of photograph: "LSC Hull No. 337. 143' x 33' x 17'. Levingston Shipbuilding Co. Front & Mills STS. Orange, Texas."
Date: unknown
Creator: Business Men's Studio
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Photograph of Ship "U.S. Army-LT-580"]

Description: Photograph of a ship, U.S. Army-LT-580, docked. The ship has multiple ropes and cables hanging. Front of photograph: Levingston Shipbldg Co. Hull 337. 5-31-44. Contract W 2789 tc-1225. Back of photograph: "LSC Hull NO. 337. 143' x 33' x 17'. Levingston Shipbuilding Co. Front & Mills STS. Orange, Texas."
Date: unknown
Creator: Business Men's Studio
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Mrs. Elizabeth Bancroft and Son Arthur]

Description: Photograph of Mrs. Elizabeth Bancroft and her son, Arthur. She wears a suit with a hat and gloves and stands to the right of her son. He is seated in an armchair with a carved wooden back. He wears a suit and has a mustache.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sellman & Co.
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Portrait of E. W Brown Jr.

Description: Portrait of a young E. W Brown Jr. framed by scenic border.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Portrait of Frances Ann Lutcher

Description: Portrait of Frances Ann Lutcher in a white lace flower-patterned dress holding an open book in her lap, and leaning her elbow on a table.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Max Goldfine and Wife During Oil Boom

Description: Photograph of Max Goldfine standing next to his wife. He is wearing denim pants and a button-up shirt and she is wearing a skirt, blouse, and apron. Behind them are two buggies pulled by six horses and six workers. Behind that are six oil spindletops and trees. Typed and taped on the bottom of the mat is, "Max Goldfine family in Orangefield during boom. They operated a dry goods store."
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Merydith Lumber Co. Picnic

Description: Photograph of Merydith Lumber Company employees picnicking. There are ten men and ten women. All the women wear light-colored dresses. The men wear button-up shirts, two wear bow ties, two wear suspenders, three wear neckties, one wears a jacket, and six wear hats. Three of the women wear bonnets, one wears a nice hat, and one wears a man's hat, and six wear aprons that say, "Merydith Lumber Co. Lumber and Coal." They are sitting on a hill beneath a tree.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Men and Women Picnicking

Description: Photograph of eleven women and fourteen men picnicking in tall grass. Sixteen are seated and nine are standing. Six are holding sandwiches and two are putting them in their mouths. There is grass and weeds in the foreground and tall trees in the background. Some wear aprons that read, "Merydith Lumber Co."
Date: unknown
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

[Tugboat "Kate Malloy" Pushing a Barge]

Description: Photograph of the tugboat "Kate Malloy" pushing a barge on a river. The tugboat is topped with an American flag.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Annie Bancroft at Randolph Macon College]

Description: Oval photograph of Annie Bancroft when she was at Randolph Macon College in Lynchburg, Virginia around 1899.
Date: 1899~
Creator: Hill City Gallery
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Barge Built by Orange Car and Steel

Description: Photograph of a river barge with a large crane on the right side of the frame. There are eleven workers in hats standing on top of the barge. In the foreground are steel beams and canisters amongst weeds. Typed on a piece of paper that is glued to the bottom of the mat is, "This is a barge, which is one of three we built for the U.S. Government in 1924. It was an all rivet barge made by the Orange Car and Steel. Mr Ben Glover was Shop foreman. It was built about half way from the shop and Livingston's ship yard. I worked as a fitter."
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Sanger Fire Department (Part 1 of 2)

Description: Firemen and their trucks, March 19, 1927. Listed on second photograph , from left to right, George A. Sullivan, Chas Milligan, W. D. Lewis, Glen Rieger, A. H. Haynie, A. L. Gentle, W. B. Chambers, Jno McClendon, R.E. Gentle, H. W. Ezell, Jno Hughes, Otis Jones and Chief Bud Gentle. Members not in the picture: Butler Boydstun, Chester Ausband, Jeff Cornett, and Jim Kline. The top of the Sanger School is seen in the background.
Date: March 19, 1927
Creator: Chas. E. Carruth
Partner: Sanger Public Library