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[Downtown Taylor]

Description: Photograph of Main Street, Taylor, looking south, during a fair parade.
Date: 1906~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Granger Picnic Band on a Road]

Description: Photograph of the Granger Picnic Band. Martinets General Merchandise Store in background, present location of Granger National Bank. First row: George Matyscak, ____ Hruska, Frank Martinets, Emil Wentercek, Jim Martinets. Second row: Charles Vitek, Karel Strmiska, Joe Vitek, Frank Kerbala, Joe Rozacky. Third row: Tom Martinets, William Vitek, Roman Zatozek, Frank Drozd. Also location of S. P. J. S. T. Hall.
Date: 1907~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Round Rock Hook & Ladder Co. with wagon]

Description: Black and white photograph of the Round Rock Hook and Ladder Co.; 18 men in pant and shirt uniforms with bibs labeled "1"; military-style flat, short brimmed caps; some of the men hold tall hooks, buckets and an ax; they stand in front of or on or sit in a long wooden wagon
Date: 1907~
Creator: Henington Publishing Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Round Rock Hook & Ladder Co. with wagon]

Description: Photograph of the Round Rock Hook and Ladder Co.; 18 men in pant and shirt uniforms with bibs labeled "1"; military-style flat, short brimmed caps; some of the men hold tall hooks, buckets and an ax; they stand in front of or on or sit in a long wooden wagon
Date: 1907~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Walsh Family with horse & buggy]

Description: Photograph of the W. J. Walsh family in front of Trinity College in 1907. In the foreground is a horse-drawn buggy with four occupants, a man, woman, and two children. In the background is a light colored school building with twin bell towers and arched doorways and windows.
Date: 1907
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Gathering at the Round Hall Train Station]

Description: Photograph of Round Hall located between Bartlett and Holland on State Highway 95. The Granger Picnic Band played there when it was built and continued to play there regularly.
Date: 1908/1910~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Granger Street Scene]

Description: Photograph of a street in Granger. In the photograph is Baca and Co. Furniture and Stove Store established ca. 1900 in Granger.
Date: 1908~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[First airplane in Taylor]

Description: Sepia toned photograph of a group of men gathered around an early biplane airplane. The men are all wearing trousers, hat, and white dress shirts. Most are wearing suit jackets. The plane has a single engine with a propeller. The photograph was taken from a neighboring field and there is a barbed wire fence in the foreground. Several blurry buildings are in the background. Photo is labelled in the margin "First airoplane at Taylor"--first airplane in Taylor.
Date: 1910/1920~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Jonah Bridge]

Description: This is a photograph of the original bridge over the San Gabriel River at Jonah before it was washed away in the 1921 flood.
Date: 1910~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Martinets Bros on Motorcycles]

Description: Photograph of Three mail carriers on motorcycles in front of Jno. P. Trlica Photography Studio. Left to right: Joe Huser, Frank Martinets who were part-time mail carriers, and finally Edward Bartosh.
Date: 1910/1920~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Milk Delivery Truck]

Description: Photograph of an early twentieth-century motor truck used to gather milk from the Granger-area farmers and deliver it.
Date: 1910~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Overland car 1910's]

Description: Photograph of Overland car. Left to right: Angeline Rozacky, Frantiska Rozacky (seated), Mary Rozacky, and Gertrude Rozacky.
Date: 1910~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Parade on Main Street]

Description: Photograph of celebration on Main Street, showing old Martinets Mercantile Store and General Store of Jim Struhall. A covered wagon with a horse is visible in top left.
Date: 1910~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Livery & Feed stable with horses]

Description: Black and white photograph of the "W. J. FOUSE / LIVERY AND FEED STABLE". The picture was taken in 1911 on West Main Street. Left to right: Henry Pards, Jeff Fouse, Dewey Bradford, unknown, Bud Grumbles.
Date: 1911
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