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Allie Bland's House and Cove School

Description: Photograph of the Cove School at left and Ms. Allie Bland's house on the right. There is a white-picket fence surrounding the yard of the house and the school. In front of the fence is a man in a dark suit and hat. Within the house yard are two women in long skirts and a man in a vest and hat. There are large trees with moss surrounding the buildings.
Date: 1885
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Dr. E.W. Thompson

Description: Photograph of Dr. E.W. Thompson. He is standing outside with a cigarette in his left hand. He is wearing a dark suit with a vest, and tie. Behind him are several bushes. On the right side of the frame is a partial view of somebody's leg.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Dr. S.W. Sholars

Description: Studio portrait of the best of Dr. S.W. Sholars. He is wearing a white shirt, dark jacket, and a bow tie. He has a large mustache and long beard. Written across the bottom is, "Dr. S.W. Sholars".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Evergreen Cemetary, Brown Mausoleum

Description: Photograph of the Brown Mausoleum next to an upright tent in the Evergreen Cemetery. Behind the tent and the mausoleum are several headstones and and tall pine trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Man Diving from Flag Tower

Description: Photograph of a crowd with a saddled horse watching a man dive off of a large flag tower. In the background are two-story buildings and a telephone pole.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Dr. S.M. Brown Residence

Description: Photograph of Dr. S.M. Brown's residence. The house is one-story with a front porch and a large white picket fence surrounding the house and the tree-filled yard. In the foreground is tall grass and puddles. In the lower right-hand corner are railroad tracks. Written on the photograph is, "Dr S.M. Brown Res. Front St. To Freight Depot, To Adams Bayou."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Young Man in Suit with Chair

Description: Studio portrait of a young man wearing a suit with a vest, pocket watch, and large white bow tie. He is standing with his left hand on a wooden chair in front of him. There is a fake backdrop behind him with flowers on it. Printed on the bottom border is, "Dr. W.E. Handler, Orange, Tex."
Date: unknown
Creator: Handler, W.E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Young Boy with Cow Horn Chair

Description: Studio portrait of a small boy leaning against a chair made of cow horns. He is wearing a smock, belt, dark stockings, knickers, bow tie, and a checkered hat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Dr. A.G. Pearce

Description: Studio portrait of Dr. A.G. Pearce. He is wearing a white collar, dark jacket, and dark bow tie. He has gray and white hair that is parted on the side.
Date: unknown
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

[Japanese Couple]

Description: Photograph of a Japanese man and woman wearing traditional costumes.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Fuji Kishi, wife of Kichimatsu Kishi]

Description: Photograph of Fuji Kishi, wife of Kichimatsu Kishi. She came with her husband to Texas in 1908. He was the owner of a 3500-acre rice colony in Terry, Texas between Beaumont and Orange. She wears a string of pearls around her neck and a lace collar on her dress.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Fox Terrier

Description: Photograph of a white fox terrier show dog wearing a thin dark collar. The dog has a dark-colored ear.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Ch. Mordem Bullseye, Fox Terrier

Description: Photograph of a white fox terrier show dog named Ch. Mordem Bullseye. The dog is wearing a dark, think collar. Printed across the bottom is, "Ch. Mordem Bullseye".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Interior of the Methodist Church at Terry

Description: Photograph of the interior of the Methodist Church at Terry. In the foreground are several folding chairs. On the stage are vases with bouquets of flowers. There is a piano on the right side of the frame with flowers on top of it. There are two dark, shiny doors against the back wall.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Aileen Stratton Merkle

Description: Photograph of Aileen Stratton Merkle standing in front of a wire fence with bushes behind it. She is wearing a light-colored dress, shoes, and stockings and a necklace. She is holding papers. Behind her are trees and wooden structures.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Dr. Karen Inena Peterson Mitchell

Description: Portrait of Dr. Karen Inena Peterson Mitchell. She is wearing a dress coat with puffed sleeves and a checkered bow tie. Her hair is dark and in a high bun.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Armistice Day Parade, Orange, Texas

Description: Photograph of an Armistice Day Parade in Orange, Texas. There is a large crowd holding a large American flag. In the bottom right hand corner is a tin roof and on the left hand side is a building under construction and a telephone pole. Written across the top is, "Nov. 11th 1918 Orange Tex".
Date: unknown
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

Two Workers with Large Pieces of Equipment

Description: Photograph of two men sitting inside a wooden and tin building surrounded by large pieces of equipment. There is a teapot on top of one of the machines. One of the men is wearing overalls and the other has a mustache.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum