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3 Car Wreck

Description: Photograph of a three car wreck at 2nd & Davis Street, Taylor. Anna Turner, Taylor Negro, being removed from car following wreck. July 15, 1957.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

200 Block of Main Street

Description: Photograph of the 200 block of North Main Street, east side of block seen. The large building is the Taylor National Bank. A large number of cars are parked along the street.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

1st Taylor National Bank Float

Description: Photograph of the 1st Taylor National Bank float pulled by a tractor in the 1956 Rodeo Parade, Main Street, Taylor, Texas.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Austin's Horseless Carriage Club

Description: Photograph of the Austin's Horseless Carriage Club in the Taylor Rodeo Parade July 24, 1958. The old cars included 1905 and 1914 Cadillacs and a 1924 Ford
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Automobile Accident at 7th & Howard

Description: Photograph of an automobile accident involving two vehicles at the intersection of 7th and Howard Streets, October 22, 1957.
Date: October 22, 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

The Baby Eagle

Description: Photograph of the Baby Eagle in Rodeo Parade, Main Street, Taylor, Texas, on July 24, 1958. This is a half-size version of the Missouri Pacific Line's Eagle Trains.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

The Baby Eagle

Description: Photograph of the Baby Eagle in the parade, Second Street, Taylor, Texas. Called the Baby Eagle,this train is half the size of the Missouri Pacific Line's Eagle trains. Featured in the Rodeo Parade, August 1956.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Bartlett Wreck

Description: Photograph of a traffic wreck near Bartlett, April 1956, with a truck going off a narrow bridge. Vehicle identified as late 1940's Ford Truck.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

[Berry Creek Bridge on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of damage to Berry Creek Bridge on U.S. Highway 81 showing crumpling of truss. Detail of the upper half of the truss.
Date: 1959
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[Berry Creek Bridge on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of damage to Berry Creek Bridge on U.S. Highway 81 showing a detail of the crumpled truss included sheered and twisted metal and breaks in the structure.
Date: 1959
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[Berry Creek Bridge on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of damage to Berry Creek Bridge on U.S. Highway 81 showing a detail of the crumpled truss included sheered and twisted metal and breaks in the structure.
Date: 1959
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[Berry Creek Bridge on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of damage to Berry Creek Bridge on U.S. Highway 81 showing a detail of the crumpled truss included sheered and twisted metal and breaks in the structure.
Date: 1959
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[Berry Creek Bridge on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of damage to Berry Creek Bridge on U.S. Highway 81 showing crumpling of truss and barricades at the rear of the bridge. A man is stooped to examine the truss at the bridge deck.
Date: 1959
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[Berry Creek Bridge on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of damage to Berry Creek Bridge on U.S. Highway 81. Shows bent and broken metal truss elements.
Date: 1959
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[Berry Creek Bridge on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of damage to Berry Creek Bridge on U.S. Highway 81 showing crumpling of truss. Detail of damage shows partial view of the dedication plaque beginning: J.D. Fauntleroy, State Highway Engineer.
Date: 1959
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

Boy Scout Troop 169

Description: Photograph of float by Boy Scout Troop 169, sponsored by the Taylor Optimist Club in the Taylor Rodeo Parade, Sept 14,1950. Picture taken from office window of Dr. E.M. Krenek, Dentist at 217 1/2 N. Main Street, Taylor.
Date: 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Brushy Exceeds Spring Floods

Description: Photograph of Brushy Creek flooding higher than the flood in spring of 1957. Picture taken at 2:15 pm Monday, October 14, 1957 at Highway 95 near Coupland.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Car Damaged at Thorndale

Description: Photograph of a car damaged at Thorndale as result of a collision, April 13, 1958. Car identified as 1957 Ford.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Car in the Taylor Rodeo Parade

Description: Photograph of a car in the Taylor Rodeo Parade, Sept 14,1950. Picture taken from second story office window of Dr. E.M. Krenek, Dentist at 217 1/2 N. Main Street, Taylor.
Date: 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Car Wreck: Two Killed

Description: Photograph of a car wreck near Barlett, August 17, 1957. Two were killed in the wreck.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Charlie Shultz and his Crazy Ford

Description: Photograph of Charlie Schultz and his Crazy Ford is one of the specialty acts in the Rodeo. Part of the Rodeo Parade, Main Street, Taylor, Texas, August 3, 1956.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Christmas Parade

Description: Photograph of a Christmas float by the Cub Scouts, Pack 167. Float has a large layer cake in the center, flanked by two smaller Christmas trees. The float is labeled "Christ's 1957 Birthday." Note bystanders at the top of the picture, standing in front of parked cars.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Christmas Parade

Description: Photograph of a Christmas parade entry by the local Brownie troop. The float is a trailer pulled by an unseen vehicle, with a Christmas tree in the center, and little girls seated around it. The side of the float has a banner which reads: "Tis more blessed to give than receive."
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library