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[Parade in 1950s]

Description: Photograph of a parade in Orange, Texas. Men in western wear are riding horses past a white two-story building.
Date: 1950~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Goldfine's Store]

Description: Photograph of the interior of Goldfine's Department Store. The shoe department is to the left and men's clothing is to the right.
Date: 1950~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

The Whangdoodle Cafe]

Description: Photograph of a woman standing outside of the Wangdoodle Cafe. There is a neon sign above the door.
Date: 1950~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[E.W. Brown Home after the Fire]

Description: Photograph of the E.W. Brown III home after the fire in the early 1950s. It was on the corner of Elm and Ninth Street. It had been the Levingston residence earlier.
Date: 1950~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Orange Leader Editor Cullen Browning in a small office

Description: Cullen Browning, editor of the The Orange Leader sits in a small make-shift office at 503-505 Front Ave. Another worker named Ken Freuden can be seen in the back of the room. This was around 1950, when the original office was undergoing renovation.
Date: 1950~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Street scene]

Description: Photograph of street scene in Orange. The view is from 5th Street looking south from Green St.
Date: 1950/1959
Creator: Richard Poland
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[St. Mary's Catholic Church]

Description: Photograph of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Orange, Texas. It is located at Orange Avenue and Eighth Street. The church entrance includes a bell tower with a steeple on top.
Date: 1950~
Creator: Lawless and Son
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Kiddieland Park

Description: Photograph of Kiddieland Park in Austin, Texas. There is a wooden structure with a sign that says "Kiddie Dude Ranch" and benches to the right. A small train full of passengers is passing by. To the far left, an automobile is partially visible and there are trees, tents, and other attractions in the background.
Date: June 20, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Kiddieland Park

Description: Photograph of Kiddieland Park in Austin, Texas. The aerial view shows the carousel and other rides with various buildings and trees in the background. There are people sitting on benches, walking around the park, and watching the rides.
Date: June 20, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Kiddieland Park

Description: Photograph of several children on a boat ride at Kiddieland Park.
Date: June 20, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Anderson County Courthouse]

Description: Photograph of the southwest corner of the Anderson County Courthouse, located at 500 N. Church in Palestine, Texas. The three-story building has Classical Revival-style elements including Ionic columns across the front. There is a dome topped with a statue of Lady Justice in the center of the roof and there are awnings on all of the windows.
Date: 1950~
Location Info:
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Anderson County Courthouse]

Description: Photograph of the west side of the Anderson County Courthouse, located at 500 N. Church in Palestine, Texas. The three-story building has Classical Revival-style elements including Ionic columns across the front. There is a dome topped with a statue of Lady Justice in the center of the roof and there are awnings on all of the windows.
Date: 1950~
Location Info:
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Speegle Sanitarium - 101 E. Palestine Avenue]

Description: Photograph of a building with Spanish-style architecture, including a tiled roof, that was located at 101 E. Palestine in Palestine, Texas. The main part of the building has three floors and a tower; there are two-story wings on either side.
Date: 1950~
Location Info:
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Texas Theater - 213 W. Crawford]

Description: Photograph of the front of the Texas Theater, part of the 200 Block of W. Crawford Street in Palestine, Texas. The building is made of brick and has masonry embellishments on the facade. There is a "Texas" sign on the front of the building and several signs are visible above the box office, one says "The Brasher Dubloon."
Date: 1950~
Location Info:
Partner: Anderson County Historical Commission

[Anderson County Pasture]

Description: Photograph of a pasture filled with trees in Anderson County, Texas.
Date: 1950~
Partner: Anderson County Historical Commission

[Dossman-Rueter Wedding #9]

Description: Photograph of a group of people, identified as the wedding party in the Dossman-Rueter wedding, posing together in front of a church alter. The bride and groom are standing in the center of the front row, with three women to the right and three men to the left. Behind them is a second row of two women (left) and two men (right). In the background, decorative woodwork is visible on the wall behind the alter, as well as a crucifix, lit candles, and windows on either side of the alter area.
Date: [1950..1959]
Creator: Blewitt, William
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

[Finstad Family #3]

Description: Photograph of six men, wearing suits, posing in a line in front of a building They are identified as the Finstad brothers (left to right): John, Henry, Ole, Eddie, Leonard and Allison. These men are direct descendents of early Bosque County Norwegian settlers Martinus H. Finstad and Karen J. Nelson Finstad.
Date: [1950..1959]
Creator: Blewitt, William
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

[Royall Bank Building]

Description: Photo of the Royall Bank Building. This bank faced Spring Street in downtown Palestine until the building was demolished in the late 1960's - Early 1970's
Date: 1950~
Partner: Anderson County Historical Commission

[Whisenhunt (Baby birthday) #1]

Description: Toddler on tabletop behind large birthday cake
Date: [1950..1959]
Creator: Blewitt, William
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

[Whitney Dam #7]

Description: Construction of Whitney Dam.
Date: [1950..1959]
Creator: Blewitt, William
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

[Whitney Dam #6]

Description: Photograph of the construction of Whitney Dam
Date: [1950..1959]
Creator: Blewitt, William
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

[Whitney Dam #5]

Description: Photograph of the construction of Whitney Dam.
Date: [1950..1959]
Creator: Blewitt, William
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

[Whitney Dam #8]

Description: Photograph of the construction of Whitney Dam.
Date: [1950..1959]
Creator: Blewitt, William
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

[Whitney Dam #9]

Description: Construction of Whitney Dam
Date: [1950..1959]
Creator: Blewitt, William
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission