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[Woman in a Field on a Horse]

Description: Photograph of of a women dressed in white posing for a photograph on a black horse. The woman featured in the photograph is a member C.G. Wegstrom family. There is also an automobile in the background.
Date: 1920~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Several Family Members Posing in Automobiles]

Description: Photograph of Early cars from Baca and Bohac Co. In the second car, the lady in the bonnet, is Teresie Muzny Bohac, owner of company. The man in the car is her son, Henry Bohac. In the third car is Frances Bohac Baca and her husband, John Baca.
Date: 1920~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Georgetown Fire Department]

Description: Photograph of Georgetown Fire Department and R.O. "Bob" Davis, who later became Fire Chief, in the truck second from left. Sign in the top of the photograph explains addmittance is for firemen only, violators will recieve a 5.00 fine, enforced by the Mayor.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[First Car in Granger Texas]

Description: Photograph of First car in Granger which belonged to John R. He is in the driver's seat. The girl to the right of the automobile is named Marta Bartosh.
Date: 1912~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Group with Model A Ford]

Description: Photograph of two couples next to a Ford Model A Car. The car has a sign on the side of it that reads Historical Round Rock Texas.
Date: 19
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[A Mule-Drawn Trash Wagon]

Description: Photograph of Francisco "Frank" Castro driving his mule-drawn trash wagon in downtown Taylor. One of Taylor's most popular businessmen, when Castro had to convert to tractor power, he did so reluctantly. Castro and his wife, Helen Fuentes Castro, raised five children in Taylor. Mr. Castro was the only trash collector for businesses in Taylor from 1935 to 1952. He supported his family and neighborhood during the depression.
Date: 1940
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Georgetown Firemen on Firetruck]

Description: Photograph of Georgetown firemen on their firetruck, including Lonnie Watkins. Left to right: Mr. Mood, George Klohey, Jeff Gordan, driver R. D. Bole Davis (Fire Chief), Pay Goodlet, Sid Peerl (standing), and M. Wilcox. Mr. Davis and his wife lived upstairs and had a sliding pole in their apartment.
Date: 1919~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Main Street of Granger, TX]

Description: Photograph that has writing stating the photograph is the West side of Main Street in Granger in 1916. There are also several buggies and automobiles in the street.
Date: 1916
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Girl in Bonnet with Mule]

Description: Photograph of Girl with mule near Norman's Crossing, southeast of Hutto. Possibly Flo Thompson with mule "Ada". The mule was used to pull cotton roller to press down cotton seeds in the ground. The purpose for this was to keep the seeds from drying out.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum