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[Frances McNeese Archer standing with car]

Description: Photograph of Frances McNeese Archer wearing her Round Rock High School football letter sweater, and standing on a Model A in 1939. She claimed that "seven of us rode to school in that car".
Date: 1939
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

Raymond Preslar

Description: Photograph of Raymond Preslar leaning against parking sign. Mr. Preslar was partners with Robert Hewitt in the Preslar & Hewitt Drugs, 323 N. Main Street, Taylor. Can faintly see the cotton sign and a traffic signal in background.
Date: 1939
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

Robert Hewitt

Description: Photograph of Robert Hewitt wearing a hat. Mr. Hewitt was partners with Raymond Preslar in the Preslar & Hewitt Drugs, 323 N. Main Street, Taylor. Mr. Hewitt appears to be standing under the store sign.
Date: 1939
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

[Roadside Park on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of roadside park on U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2. Shows grove of trees shading picnic tables, barbecue grill and a parked car.
Date: March 3, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[Roadside Park on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of roadside park on U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2. Shows grove of trees shading picnic tables, barbecue grill and a parked car.
Date: March 3, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[Roadside Park on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of roadside park on U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2. Shows grove of trees shading picnic tables, low masonry walls and a parked car.
Date: March 3, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[North San Gabriel River Bridge on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of Photograph of FAP 260 (2) Job 16. View southward to the old North San Gabriel River Bridge on U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2 (old designation). Shows partial view of Conoco gas station on the right and very distant Williamson County courthouse dome.
Date: April 5, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[North San Gabriel River Detour on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of Federal Aid Project 260 (2) Job 16. Before construction of detour bridge across the North San Gabriel River on U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2 (old designation). Shows detour site north from Station 11-00.
Date: April 5, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[North San Gabriel River Detour on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of Federal Aid Project 260 (2) Job 16. Before construction of detour bridge across the North San Gabriel River on U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2 (old designation). Shows detour site north from Station 13. Shows riverbed.
Date: April 5, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[North San Gabriel River Detour on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of FAP 260 (2) Job 16. Before construction of detour bridge across the North San Gabriel River on U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2 (old designation). Shows trees and undergrowth in the riverbed.
Date: April 5, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[South San Gabriel River Detour on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of detour between Stations 0 & 3 before construction of new bridge. It will be replaced by Federal Aid Project 140-b (9) Job 15. On U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2 (old designation.)
Date: April 5, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[South San Gabriel River Detour on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of detour site north from Station 3-00 before construction of new bridge on Federal Aid Project 140-b (9) Job 15. On U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2 (old designation.)
Date: April 5, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[South San Gabriel River Detour on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of South San Gabriel River detour bridge site before construction. It will be replaced by Federal Aid Project 140-b (9) Job 15. On U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2 (old designation.)
Date: April 5, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[North San Gabriel River Bridge on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of Photograph of FAP 260 (2) Job 16. The old North San Gabriel River on U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2 (old designation). Shows asphalt surface, pedestrian sidewalk and trucks on the bridge.
Date: April 11, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[North San Gabriel River Bridge on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of Photograph of Federal Aid Project 260 (2) Job 16. The old North San Gabriel River on U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2 (old designation). Shows oblique view of bridge and trees and brushy growth in the river bed.
Date: April 11, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[North San Gabriel River Detour on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of Photograph of FAP 260 (2) Job 16. Detour site north from Station 17-50 before construction on temporary North San Gabriel River bridge on U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2 (old designation). Shows cars and business to the left of the riverbed.
Date: April 11, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[South San Gabriel River Bridge on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of Old South San Gabriel River truss bridge which was completed in 1882 by Chicago Bridge Company. It will be replaced by Federal Aid Project 140-b (9) Job 15. On U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2 (old designation.)
Date: April 11, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[South San Gabriel River Bridge on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of Old South San Gabriel River truss bridge which was completed in 1882 by Chicago Bridge Company. It will be replaced by Federal Aid Project 140-b (9) Job 15. On U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2 (old designation.)
Date: April 11, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[North San Gabriel River Detour on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of Federal Aid Project 260 (2) Job 16. Detour bridge across the North San Gabriel River under construction on U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2(old designation).
Date: April 27, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[North San Gabriel River Detour on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of Federal Aid Project 260 (2) Job 16. Construction of detour bridge across the North San Gabriel River on U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2(old designation).
Date: April 27, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[North San Gabriel River Detour on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of Federal Aid Project 260 (2) Job 16. Detour bridge across the North San Gabriel River under construction on U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2(old designation).
Date: April 27, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[North San Gabriel River Detour on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of FAP 260 (2) Job 16. Detour bridge North San Gabriel River under construction. U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2 (old designation). Shows workers on scaffolding and cars in the background.
Date: May 5, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[North San Gabriel River Detour on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of FAP 260 (2) Job 16. Detour bridge North San Gabriel River under construction. Shows wooden planks forming framework of temporary bridge on U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2 (old designation).
Date: May 5, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation

[South San Gabriel River Detour Bridge on U.S. Highway 81]

Description: Photograph of South San Gabriel River detour bridge under construction. Federal Aid Project 140-b (9) Job 15 on U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2 (old designation.)
Date: May 5, 1939
Creator: Texas. Department of Transportation.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Department of Transportation