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Seiders Children in a Horse-drawn Surrey

Description: Photograph of the Seiders children in a horse-drawn surrey, 1903. Taken near the Seiders residence in Taylor. Identified from left to right: Henry B. Jr., Emma & Alice. Photograph from the Seiders Family History.
Date: 1903
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Troops Marching in Parade

Description: Photograph of troops marching 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

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

Fort Hood Army Band

Description: Photograph of the Fort Hood Army Band in jeeps for the Taylor Rodeo Parade, August 3, 1955.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Antique Cars in Taylor Parade

Description: Photograph of antique cars in Taylor Christmas Parade. The older 4 vehicles are early 1900's models, the last car in the line is a 1958 Ford.
Date: 195?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

FFA Florence Chapter Float

Description: Photograph of the Future Farmers of America, Florence Chapter's float in Taylor parade, exact parade unidentified. Approx 1950's.
Date: 195?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Fort Hood Band

Description: Photograph of the Fort Hood Band marching in the Taylor Rodeo Parade, July 24, 1958. The 266th Army Band from Fort Hood is a 26 piece band and has appeared in Taylor parades in past years.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Not A Creature Was Stirring

Description: Photograph of a float in Taylor Christmas Parade entitled "Not A Creature Was Stirring." Approx. 1950's.
Date: 195?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

John Ashley on a horse

Description: Photograph of John Ashley on a horse, 1953 Taylor Rodeo Association. Shot on the Taylor Rodeo grounds.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Nativity Float

Description: Photograph of a float in Taylor Christmas Parade showing a live Nativity scene with children. Cars parked in background off Main Street. Approx. 1950's.
Date: 195?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Christmas Lights in Thorndale

Description: Photograph of the Christmas lights at night in Thorndale, Texas. Vehicles on street are early 1950's model cars.
Date: 195?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Riders in the Rodeo Parade

Description: Photograph of an unidentified group of riders in the Taylor Rodeo Parade, 1954. Looks like the photo was taken from a second story window along the parade route.
Date: 1954
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Mystery In Brushy Creek

Description: Photograph of car found under water in Brushy Creek near Thorndale. Car identified as 1950's Studebaker.
Date: 195?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

View from the old Bridge

Description: Photograph of the street view from the old bridge on Farm Highway 112 (Walnut Street) at the Taylor city limits. Can see the farm fields and structures off in the distance.
Date: 195?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Booth Residence

Description: Photograph of the Booth's residence located at 2112 West Lake Drive, Taylor. Shows the Booth family in front with a dog and a horse.
Date: 190?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Thorndale-Thrall Wreck

Description: Photograph of a automobile wreck out in the cornfields, off the road between Thrall and Thorndale, July 1957. The vehicle is identified as an early 1950's Plymouth.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Silver Bells

Description: Photograph of a float named "Silver Bells" in the Taylor Christmas Parade. Float is composed of three silver bells hanging over a flat float. Note spectators and parked cars in the background.
Date: 195?
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

Thrall-Thorndale Road Wreck

Description: Photograph of a traffic accident with wreckage on the Thrall-Thorndale road, July 1957. Cars fully seen on road are, left: 1957 Chevrolet, right: 1953-54 Ford.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Brunner & Williams Drugstore

Description: Photograph of Brunner & Williams Drugstore, 207-209 N. Main. There are signs for other businesses in the building, such as Dr. Doak's offices. This building burned in December 1953.
Date: 1947
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

G.A. Richter Furniture Company

Description: Photograph of the G.A. Richter Furniture Store, located at 115 West Third Street, Taylor. Automobiles are parked in front of the store, and there appears to be parking meters.
Date: 1947
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

J. W. Womack Home

Description: Photograph of the J. W. Womack home, located at 403 E. Fourth Street, Taylor.
Date: 1947
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library