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Trains & Roundhouse

Description: Three photographs, with top photo showing trains on the track, with the Swift Building in the background; middle photo shows the roundhouse, bottom photo is a closer shot of two trains on the track.
Date: 193?
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

View North From Railroad Tracks

Description: Photograph of the view north from railroad tracks up to Vance & Fowzer Streets, Taylor. Can see rows of parked railroad cars in the foreground and houses and dirt roads off in the distance. Note the black and white cow in the field to the right.
Date: 192?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

View South on North Main

Description: Photograph of the view south on North Main from Stromberg Hospital. Can see a sign for the Humble Gas Station back on the right side of the road, and vehicles in the road.
Date: 194?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

View West from Railroad Tracks

Description: Photograph of the view west from the railroad tracks on East Walnut Street, also known as Farm Highway 112. Note railroad crossing signals.
Date: 195?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

T.W. Marse & Co. Store

Description: Postcard of T.W. Marse & Company Store, Taylor. This department store was located at 108 Third Street.
Date: 190?
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Taylor Public Library

T. W. Marse Home

Description: Postcard of a residential area in Taylor, showing the T.W. Marse home, located at 104 W. Sixth Street. No correspondence on the back.
Date: 191?
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Taylor Public Library

West on Sixth Street

Description: Postcard of a street scene featuring a row of homes down Sixth Street from Porter Street, Taylor. Correspondence on the back of the postcard in English.
Date: 191?
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Taylor Public Library

West Second Street From Main

Description: Postcard showing the view of West Second Street from the intersection of Main & Second Street, Taylor. The building on the left side of the street is First National Bank. Can see horse-drawn wagons along side of the road. There is no correspondence on the back of the postcard.
Date: 189?
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Taylor Public Library