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City Hall

Description: Postcard of Taylor City Hall, Taylor Texas. This City Hall was built in 1905 and demolished in 1935. Correspondence on the back in English.
Date: 193u
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Fire Department, Taylor, Texas

Description: Postcard of the Taylor Fire Department, located at the back of Taylor City Hall. There were three bays for equipment. Pictured outside are a horse-drawn water wagon and a horse-drawn ladder wagon. Notice the white dog. There is correspondence in English written on the back of the card.
Date: 1907
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Foster's Laundry

Description: Photograph of the employees of Foster's Laundry, located at 301 E. Third Street, Taylor, Texas. Photo taken June 1947. Note delivery truck to the right and small boy in cowboy hat on the left.
Date: June 1947
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Main Street Looking Northwest, 1883

Description: Photograph of the intersection of Second & Main Street in Taylor, 1883. Visible on right corner is First National Bank, which would become Taylor National Bank. The roads are dirt and mud, with horse-drawn wagons and carts. Early department stores and dry good stores are on the west side of Main Street running north.
Date: 1883
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Odd Fellows Hall

Description: Postcard of Odd Fellows Hall, located at 120 W. Fourth Street, Taylor. Correspondence in English on the back. This building housed two newspaper offices for The Daily Democrat and The Weekly Texan.
Date: 191?
Partner: Taylor Public Library