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[13 men in front of truck]

Description: Photograph of 13 men beside a truck. Two men are sitting with legs crossed while a man has his hand placed on the top of the automobile.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[1885 Fire Wagon]

Description: Photograph and description of Orange's volunteer firemen standing by a fire wagon in 1885. This is the oldest known picture of an Orange scene.
Date: 1885
Item Type: Photograph

[1917 Pumper]

Description: Photograph of a 1917 Pumper truck that won an award in LaFrance's 150th Anniversary Festivities in Elmira, New York.
Date: 1917
Item Type: Photograph

[1946 Softball Championship Trophy]

Description: Photograph of two men holding the Dr. Pepper 1946 Championship Softball Team trophy. A list of team members is held by the man on the left. It reads, "Robert Steele, Herman Nies, Jr.,Wallace Pachar, Ezra Gordon, "Tubby" Johnson, Roy Mazzagate, Michael Blanda, J.P. Hilliard, Lawrence Parkhurst, Michael Romano, Bruce McCleland, J.S. Rougeau, Burton Simar, Woodell Grubbs, Girard Stansbury, Junious Barber, Johnie Archer - Bat Boy."
Date: 1946
Item Type: Photograph

[Adam's Bayou]

Description: Aerial photograph of Adam's Bayou showing DuPont Warf Aera.
Date: unknown
Creator: Moon Photographic Service
Item Type: Photograph

[Aerial Photograph of Residential Orange, Texas]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of Orange, Texas.Top right in picture is the US Navy ship storage facility on the Sabine River.Piers and Decommissioned Navy Ships can be seen. Part of the WWII Riverside housing project can be seen just in front of the ships. The Navy Base and the housing project no longer exist. The road on the left of the picture crosses a bridge at the Sabine River into Louisiana. This road and river crossing is now known as Interstate Highway 10.
Date: unknown
Creator: T.L. Gunn's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[Aerial view of Acheson Plant-Later]

Description: Aerial photograph of the Acheson plant in Orange Texas. There are multiple cars in rows around the facility. There is a building under construction next to the plant.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gunn's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[Aerial View of an Oil Well]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of an oil well. Hand written on the back of the photo is, "Wild cat rig near Orange field late 40s."
Date: unknown
Creator: B.A. Lang Aerial & Industrial Specialist
Item Type: Photograph

[Aerial view of Del Dixie canning plant]

Description: Aerial photograph of the "Del Dixie" canning plant in 1950. There is a tall structure next to a small building with two smoke stacks. There is a truck traveling down one of the roads near a train car.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph