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[Barnstormer Airplane]

Description: Photograph of Barnstormer airplane at Gunnar and Irene Rydell farm, northwest of Taylor. He was a barnstormer before 1936.
Date: 1926
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Cars on street in Georgetown]

Description: Black and white photograph. South Austin Avenue. Left to right: Man by telephone pole, Large brick building, several trucks, "LINDELL PETERSON & CO. / HARDWARE". Trucks, people sitting on trunks, "THAT GOOD GULF GASO". Maker's Mark: "R. STONE/ GEORGETOWN/ TEX"
Date: 1927
Creator: Stone, R.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Cars on the Georgetown square]

Description: A black and white photograph depicting the square at Georgetown. You can see several horses with carriages in the foreground and the side of a building with a wrought iron staircase on the right. Over the treetops you can see the dome of the court house.
Date: 1920~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Family reunion with cars]

Description: Photograph of Spong ("small bridge" in Swedish) family reunion, which was normally in August after crops were in. Man in white is Andrew Spong.
Date: 1920~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Firemen Racing Team in Taylor Parade]

Description: Photograph of Taylor parade. In the photograph there are the Fireman Racing Team from Granger on Main Street. The Brunner & William Drug Store can be seen in the background.
Date: July 4, 1922
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Flood on Granger Main Street]

Description: Photograph of a flood in Granger in May 1920. Main Street, Dubil Meat Market,Trlica Photography, and Czech Moravian Brethren Church in background.
Date: 1920-05~
Creator: Trlica, Jno P.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Flooded streets of Granger]

Description: Photograph of Floods in Granger. After record-setting rain, flood waters devastated many parts of the county in September 1921. This was the scene in Granger.
Date: 1928-9
Creator: Martinets
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Funeral of Father Pridal]

Description: Photograph of Funeral of Father Francis Pridal, who died January 4, 1927, and was the first resident priest of the S.S. Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church in Granger in 1893. Automobiles line the street.
Date: January 1927
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Funeral of Father Pridal]

Description: Photograph of funeral of Father Frantisek Pridal which included a procession from St. Cyril and Methodius Church through Granger to Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery about 2.5 miles east of Granger. Visible is a truck and automobile.
Date: January 1927
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Funeral procession-Father Pridal]

Description: Photograph of funeral of Father Frantisek Pridal on January 4, 1927. Pridal was the first Czech priest of the St. Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church in Granger.
Date: January 4, 1927
Creator: Trlica, Jno. P.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Funeral procession with hearse]

Description: Photograph of Funeral of father Frantisek Pridal, January 4,1927, with a procession from S.S. Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church through Granger to Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery.
Date: January 4, 1927
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Garage & gas pump]

Description: Photograph of garage and gas pump. The K. T. Garage, Granger. Edward C. Sladecek had a machine shop and Chevrolet dealership in the 200 block of W. Davilla before WWII. Pictured is Mr. Sladecek and an unknown person.
Date: 1923~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Horse-drawn wagon]

Description: Photograph of Belle (Anderson) Bowen and Charles Bowen in a buggy with horse named Old Blue.
Date: 1924~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Main St. and Crossroads in Andice]

Description: Photograph of Main Street and crossroads which at the time had a population approximately 60 people. There are also several automobiles in the background of the picture.
Date: 1929~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Man on truck loaded with wood]

Description: Photograph of Robert Egger with a load of winter fuel. This was the method of getting the winter supply of wood for both heating and cooking. This load came from the Herbert Ganzert Ranch west of Round Rock.
Date: 1922
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum