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[Downtown Georgetown with Model-T cars]

Description: Black and white photograph of downtown Georgetown, Texas, showing Model-T cars parked mostly on the left side of the road. There is a "PIGGLY WIGGLY" building on the left and and "LINDELL PETERSON & CO. / HARDWARE."
Date: 19uu
Creator: Atlee, Luis W.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Downtown street scene]

Description: Black and white photograph of downtown Georgetown showing buildings and Model-T cars parked on a dirt road. In the distance one car is being driven on the road.
Date: 19uu
Creator: Atlee, Luis W.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Model T driving down street]

Description: Black and white photograph of downtown Georgetown, Texas, showing one car in the foreground in the middle of the road. There is one prominent building on the right side. This is the view looking west at the 8th and Austin Ave. intersection. The sign on the building is "STROMBERG HOFFMAN & COMPANY."
Date: 19uu
Creator: Atlee, Luis W.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Brushy Creek with bridge]

Description: black and white photograph of Brushy Creek and the round rock in the creek, for which the town of Round Rock was named; photograph was taken before the creek washed away both bridges shown in the image, one of which was a railroad bridge; the picture is taken from the dam, east of the round rock; there is an unidentified person standing on the round rock; view is looking east down Brushy Creek
Date: 19
Creator: Henington Publishing Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Delivery man with horse & buggy]

Description: black and white photograph shows Tommy Harbert, a delivery man for the Voight and Brady grocery store in Round Rock; he holds the reins on a horse hitched to a wagon in front of a large "DRINK/ Coca- Cola" sign
Date: 19
Creator: Henington Publishing Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Locomotive on bridge]

Description: Black and white photograph shows a locomotive, a 4-4-0 coal burner, built in the late 1880s; the train is backing in from Georgetown; this train is on the track above the W.J. Walsh family; they are having a picnic on the rocky banks of Brushy Creek in Old Town Round Rock.
Date: 1904
Creator: Henington Publishing Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Man on horse]

Description: sepia toned photograph of Mr. Wiliam McKenzie Bowden (1869-1930) seated on horseback; embossed "Huhs"
Date: 19
Creator: Henington Publishing Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Man with horse drawn taxi]

Description: black and white photograph of Dud Pennington in a 1915 horse-drawn taxi in Round Rock; his hand is near his face; there is a picket fence behind the carriage; two trees can be seen on either side of the taxi
Date: 1915
Creator: Henington Publishing Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Round Rock Creamery with buggy]

Description: This is a black and white photograph of the Round Rock Creamery in 1904. Farmers brought milk here where it was separated. The farmers returned home with the skimmed milk. On the left is a buggy belonging to Archie Hester. Simon Burkland's buggy is in the middle. Carl A. Johnson is on the right and Rueben Johnson is standing near the buggy wheel on the left. F. L. Aten was the plant manager. The business failed due to lack of refrigeration.
Date: 1904
Creator: Henington Publishing Co.
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 Railroad Depot]

Description: Black and white photograph shows snowed-in railroad depot in 1922 in Round Rock.
Date: 1922
Creator: Henington Publishing Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Round Rock Railroad Depot]

Description: black and white photograph of the International and Great Northern Railway Company's depot and railroad station in Round Rock; the train is pulling into the station; another house is seen right of the depot
Date: 19
Creator: Henington Publishing Co.
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

[Gentry's Trained Animal Show Wagon]

Description: Black and white photograph of a man on a horse-drawn carriage mounted on decorative embossed matte; on the carriage "GENTRY'S TRAINED/ ANIMAL SHOW"; man is in a uniform and is driving the carriage in front of the fourth Williamson County courthouse
Date: 1902~
Creator: Sharpe, John
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Gentry's Trained Animal Show Wagon]

Description: Black and white photograph of a carriage of animals mounted on decorative embossed matte; the carriage is driven by a man in a uniform and drawn by horses; part of Gentry's Trained Animal Show parading in front of the fourth Williamson County Courthouse; on reverse are pencil markings
Date: 1902~
Creator: Sharpe, John
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Gentry's Trained Animal Show Wagon]

Description: a black and white image of a man and dogs in a horse-drawn carriage mounted on decorative embossed matte; the man wears a uniform and drives the carriage in front of the fourth Williamson County courthouse; part of Gentry's Trained Animal Show
Date: 1902~
Creator: Sharpe, John
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Gentry's Trained Animal Show in Parade]

Description: Photograph of two elephants wearing blankets with their names on them, "Pinto' on the left and "Little" on the right. They are walking in front of the fourth Williamson County courthouse and were a part of Gentry's Trained Animal show that participated in a parade downtown.
Date: 1902
Creator: Sharpe, Sr., John
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Gentry's Trained Animal Show in Parade]

Description: Photograph of a decorated cart driven by horses. The side reads "Gentry's Trained Animal Show". The animal show was part of a parade that passed in front of the fourth Williamson County courthouse in downtown Georgetown, TX.
Date: 1902
Creator: Sharpe, Sr., John
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Truck with cotton bales]

Description: Black and white photographic print mounted on a grey with black border outline matte. The photo is of a truck with a load of cotton in Georgetown, Texas around 1927. Behind the truck on the right is Albert William Lindell standing next to another man in a hat. Behind the truck is a brick building with a sign having the letters "FIS" visible. The man on the right is wearing a white shirt and black bow tie.
Date: 1927
Creator: Stone Studio
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

[Berry Creek Bridge Flood Damage]

Description: East frontage road Interstate 37 Berry Creek. Date of Flood: May 16, 1965. At south end of Berry Creek Low Water Structure showing erosion of base and surfacing.
Date: May 19, 1965
Creator: Texas Department of Transportation
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation