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[Charles Miller home - 112 West Martin Street]

Description: Photographs of a wood and rock house with an addition, in process or blue screened-in porch, and a metal chainlink fence and bushes separate the property from the sidewalk. The left photograph shows the front entrance and left side of the house as viewed from an angle across the street. The right photograph is a closer image of the part of the house to the right of the front door, including front walkway, and is taken from directly across the street.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[Del Rio News Herald - Corner Main and Broadway Streets]

Description: Photograph of a two story building mostly covered by vertical boards painted teal, and large white letters reading The Del Rio News-Herald, in-between the corner and the windowed storefront, under an awning. The building is located at the corner of two streets with a double step red curb.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[Dietert Home - 208 East Martin Street]

Description: Photograph of a one story building including a bay window addition with brick detail on the corners and a covered porch with a large plywood sheet against the wall and fabric draped on the banister. A blue car is parked in front of the porch, and a two story house is partially visible behind the home. The foreground shows a tree, utility pole, and concrete slab with curb in the yard next to the street curb.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[Comolli Home - Las Vacas Street]

Description: Photograph of a two story adobe home, built in 1885, with a covered walkway, and double-decked porch with built-in solid banister. An uncovered walkway extends from the street to the house where a roof begins and follows along each side of the house. The yard is mostly grass with five bushes spread along both sides of the home with a street lamp positioned between the two left bushes.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[Commercial Building - 119 West Martin Street]

Description: Photographs of a large warehouse building with a windowed storefront and a stepped roof-line. A barbed wire topped chain link fence encloses a large concrete space next to the building including street lights and miscellaneous equipment and supplies under an awning along the building. The left photograph shows the storefront and a car parked along the street. The right photograph shows a two door garage at the back of the building a shopping cart and miscellaneous materials next to a tree at the corner of the fence, and another car parked along the street.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[Cochran Home - 209 East 8th Street]

Description: Photograph of a square, one story building with the front door covered by a small rounded roof and flanked by bushes; no front walkway exists. A yellow pick up truck is visible parked behind the house, to the left.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[Block Home - a - End of East Strickland Street]

Description: Photograph of an adobe home in poor repair with two front doors, a front porch, and a dirt driveway. An extension of the home or a separate building is visible to the right and behind the main house.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[Armstrong House - 821 Spring]

Description: Photograph of a home mostly obscured by trees, a hedge borders the yard, and a mailbox is to the left of the front walkway opening.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[Alderhold Home - East 2nd Street]

Description: Photograph of a rock house, in poor condition, with decorative moulding for front porch roof and pillars, and the yard is enclosed by short metal fence. To the right of the front walkway is a metal pole, poplar tree, and an illegible yard sign.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[Cassinelli Gin House - a - NE Corner Academy and Pecan Streets]

Description: Photograph of a two story brick building with a wooden staircase to a second story entrance. The yard is grass near the house, but mainly dirt / sand with a scattering of plants in the foreground. Behind the house is a street with two cars along a forested area.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[Brown Home - Losoya]

Description: Photograph of a one story adobe home with blue roof, two chimneys, and vines growing down from the eaves; view is from across the street.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[Carl Balmer Home - 805 Griner]

Description: Photograph of a seemingly well kept adobe and plaster house with a short wall fence, slightly overgrown with plants, enclosing the yard and trees. The foreground includes a gravel patch between the street and the wall fence.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[Bob Burdett Grocery - Main Street]

Description: Photograph of a two-story corner brick building, built in 1928, with suspended awning and a partially visible sign that reads Ho?? Appliance Co. Customer Parking Only.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[Bochat Home - 400 Nicholson Street]

Description: Photograph of a seemingly well kept house built using adobe and plaster with two entry doors and a front porch. View is from across the mowed yard.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[Business Stores - South Main Street]

Description: Photograph of storefronts, housing Photo Mile on south end and Muter Taxidermist in center. A few cars are parked along the street, and a man is walking in front of the Photo Mile.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[Swift Home - 400 Spring Street]

Description: Photograph of a multiple story building with a stone half walled and covered front porch. Bushes line the front of the house to either side of the front stairs, and two large trees mostly obscure the building.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[Will Whitehead Home - 210 East 8th Street]

Description: Photograph of a two story building with a covered front porch, staircase up the side of the house to the second story, and a short set of stairs to a door near the back of the house. A large tree by the front walkway obscures most of the house.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[Greenwood Home - 407 Griner]

Description: Photograph of a plaster building, in poor condition, with two different front doors and a covered front porch. A large tree is growing to the left of the front doors in an overgrown lawn. A sidewalk, utility pole and lines, and a street are in the foreground.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[Griffen Home - Garfield Street]

Description: Photograph of an adobe building with black trim windows, a covered front porch, short wooden stake fence, rock lined garden beds, tall trees, and a yellow yard sign. The building is located on a corner lot with a white post on the corner reading "Pulliam St"
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission

[H. J. Ware Building - Rita Theatre - 746 South Main]

Description: Photograph of the Rita Theater entrance, four movie posters, and matinee sign reading "Roy Rogers in Mackintosh & T J" "Sat and Sun Matinee G." Another storefront is visible to the right with a partially legible sign. A teal pickup truck and partial view of a car are parked on the street.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission