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[Aerial view of Del Dixie canning plant]

Description: Aerial photograph of the "Del Dixie" canning plant in 1950. There is a tall structure next to a small building with two smoke stacks. There is a truck traveling down one of the roads near a train car.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Aerial View of Downtown Orange, Texas]

Description: Aerial photograph of the downtown area of Orange, Texas along the Sabine River. On the top left is the County Courthouse.
Date: unknown
Creator: T.L. Gunn's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Aerial view of farm]

Description: Aerial photograph of a farm. There are multiple buildings, fences, trees, roads and farm animals visible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Aerial View of Goodrich Gulf, Orange, Texas

Description: Aerial photograph of Goodrich Gulf Chemical Plant in Orange, Texas. There are several streets, buildings, and towers. There is also a parking lot halfway filled with vehicles.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Aerial View of Homes in Orange, Texas]

Description: Aerial photograph of homes in Orange, Texas. Many of the homes have porches. One has a large rain barrel in its backyard. An automobile can be seen going down one of the streets.
Date: 1900~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Aerial View of Marsh]

Description: Photograph of a large open marsh field. There is a narrow river visible towards the right hand side of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Creator: B.A. Lang Aerial & Industrial Specialist
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Aerial View of Multi-Story Vessel]

Description: Photograph of a large ship being constructed in a drydock at Levingston Shipyard. There is a crane in the foreground and buildings in the background are American Bridge Division of US Steel. The ship was built for Ingram Ocean Systems.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Aerial View of Orange]

Description: Aerial photograph of homes and businesses in Orange, Texas. The Sabine River is at the top of the picture.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Aerial view of Orange]

Description: Aerial photograph of Orange, Texas. There are multiple industrial buildings next to a body of water. The Green Ave. bridge is in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: B.A. Lang
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Aerial view of Orange]

Description: Aerial photograph of Orange, Texas. The Orange Baptist Church, Del Dixie Canning Plant and Orange Pulp & Paper Mill are visible in the photograph.
Date: unknown
Creator: B.A. Lang
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Aerial View of Orange, Texas]

Description: Aerial photograph of Orange, Texas. Many of the buildings in the photograph are now gone. Mrs. Lutcher Stark of Orange bought most of the downtown properties and built a performing arts theater and museum. The buildings that did survive are mostly occupied by Lamar University, Orange extension. The Sabine River is on the lower left.
Date: 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Aerial View of Orange, Texas]

Description: Aerial photograph of Orange, Texas. Several roads, buildings, houses, and the Sabine River are visible in the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Aerial View of Orange, Texas]

Description: Aerial photograph of Orange, Texas. Roads, wooded areas and developed areas can be seen. The Sabine River is on the right side (east of the city.
Date: 1962
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Aerial View of Orange, Texas]

Description: Aerial photograph of Orange Texas along the Sabine River. In the foreground is the railroad tracks and storage buildings, a ship is seen to the left. In the background is the Port of Orange. The building in the foreground is an older Port of Orange. Those buildings have been replaced with a newer Port of Orange. Levingston Shipyard would eventually build on the island in center left. Above the island is the town Orange, and in the background to the discerning eye is Consolidated Steel, or American Bridge division of US Steel and today Signal International.
Date: June 26, 1948
Creator: B.A. Lang
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Aerial View of Orange Texas

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of Orange, Texas. There is a three-story building in the image that was Orange High School until 1923. After that year, another Orange High School was built and the building in the photograph was used as Helen Carr Junior High School. In 1946, the two-story building in this photograph was built as Lutcher Stark High School. The three-story building in the photograph was then torn down, believed to have happened after 1965, and a one-story building was built in its place and became Helen Carr Junior High School.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Aerial View of Orange, Texas River Front]

Description: Aerial photograph of the river front area of Orange, Texas. In the center is Levingston Island. To the right are the shipyards. To the left is the downtown Orange area.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Aerial View of Orange Texas Shipyards]

Description: Aerial view of the shipyards at Orange Texas along the Sabine River. The bridge to Louisiana is in the upper right. Part of Levingston Island can be seen to the left and downtown Orange is at the top left. This is after WWII and before Levingston expanded to the island on the left.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Aerial View of Pinehurst Ranch]

Description: Aerial photograph of the Pinehurst Ranch in Orange, Texas. A long driveway leads up to the ranch. Many trees and buildings are in the photo.
Date: June 26, 1948
Creator: B.A. Lang
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum