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[The home of Dr. and Mrs. John S. Yates]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the home of Dr. and Mrs. John S. Yates built in 1909. The home was located on the corner of Avenue M and Fourth Street in Rosenberg, Texas. The house is a one and a half story white wooden building with a columned porch. Porch has railing at bottom and at top. Pot plant boxes sit along the rail of the porch steps. Shrubs in front of the house, and a fence can be seen in the foreground. A bare tree partially obscures the house. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: 1909~

["50 Homeseekers from Indiana. Booth Texas June 10th, 1909".]

Description: Photograph (copy) of "50 Homeseekers from Indiana. Booth Texas June 10th, 1909." as written in white at bottom of the photograph. The men of various ages are all dressed basically the same: in dark pants, white shirts, ties, and jackets. Most of them are wearing hats. Background left is a white one-story wooden building; background right is a moss draped tree; and in center is partial view of an automobile. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: June 10, 1909

[Photograph of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Beasley]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Beasley. Bottom of photo in black type reads: Rebuilt Trinity Lutheran Church of Beasley, Texas, after the 1909 storm. The church was eventually moved to Rosenberg. Small, white, wooden building. Group of people are standing on north and east side of the church. Barbed wire fence in the foreground. Dark horse in right background. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: 1909

[Saddlery shop of A.D. McNabb in Richmond, Texas]

Description: Photograph of the inside of saddlery shop of A.D. McNabb in Richmond, Texas about 1909. Men are left to right: ? Pollock, Ludwig Varga, and John Varga" as written on the back in blue ink. Rows of saddles on saddle racks in left foreground. Harnesses and reins hanging from ceiling in foreground. Horse collars hanging from ceiling in background. Glass topped cases on right. Man on right wearing dark apron. Man in middle (left) wearing slacks, jacket, white shirt, and hat; and man on left wearing jacket, white shirt, apron, and cap. Photo is mounted on black cardboard substrate. Image dimensions are: 17 cm X 12.2 cm.
Date: 1909

Ben Meyer House built by James Alley

Description: Postcard image of the Alley house (later McCabe home) on Houston Street in Rosenberg, Texas. This home was later purchased by Ben Meyer. Northeast corner of house is seen on left of photo. Dark colored roof top, white, wooden house. Diamond shapes painted in several places of upper story. White two story home in center of photo. Another white house on right. Street in foreground. Photo has blank (white) rectangle in top right corner.
Date: 1909

[Rosenberg public school building, ca. 1909]

Description: Copy of photo of Rosenberg public school building, ca. 1909. Building is two story wood frame building with wooden fence around yard and sidewalk in foreground. Young trees planted in school yard. Basketball hoop in yard at right side. Photo is labeled on front by photographer, "Public School, Rosenberg, Tex., Schlueter, Houston."
Date: 1909

[Rosenberg Newspaper building, Rosenberg, TX]

Description: Photograph of Rosenberg Newspaper building, Rosenberg, TX. Building is a one story wood frame with false front. Covered porch extends across front of building. Two men standing on the porch are identified on back of photo as George W. Vinson (left) and Oscar B Roundtree (right). Photo taken ca. 1908-1910. Photo is mounted on a black cardboard matte. Entire top edge of matte is broken off, as are both bottom corners. Image dimensions" 15.4 cm x 9.9 cm
Date: 1909

[The interior of the office of J. H. P. Davis Bank.]

Description: Photograph of the interior of the office of J. H. P. Davis Bank on January 16, 1909. People in the office are identified on the back in blue ink as: Tom Wessendorff, Walter Jones, Bob Wessendorff, Mr. Newman. Man on left is seated in a tall chair with his arm resting on the back of the chair, second man is standing and has his hand on a table, third man is seated on a stool with his arm resting on a desk. Man on right is dressed in a three-piece suit and is wearing a hat; his left arm is resting on a large book. Far left background shows Union Central Life Insurance Co. calendar and Singer Sewing Machine calendar (16) Photograph is mounted on black cardboard matte. Image dimensions are: 15.4 cm X 10.2 cm.
Date: 1909