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[Ding Dong Grocery on FM 440, Lampasas River]

Description: The Ding Dong Grocery Store on FM 440 Lampasas River. Photo Work courtesy of Killeen High School Photojournalist Department: Ray Van Hoozer, Troy Stafford, Andrew Ybarra, Kenneth Berrios, Ron Popi, Paula Brock.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Killeen High School Baseball Squad, 1929]

Description: The Killeen High School baseball team of 1929. Top row, left to right, Jack Haire, Troy Cox, Doyle Riley, M.B. Parmer, Bert Bass, Thurman Jean, Otha Lee "Slim" Brown, J.R. Burton. Front row, left to right: Dick Bass, Woodrow Young, Clyde "Hap" Jean, Coach Walter Moss, George Rodgers, John Jones, Rueben Besaley, Robert Wright.
Date: 1929
Item Type: Photograph

[Dr. Spivey and others in a car]

Description: Five gentleman in a car; Dr. Spivey (driving); Back seat: Robert Callahan; Charlie Hairston; Horace Law. Featured in the background are Horace Law's Barber Shop, and Cox's Studio.
Date: c. 1905 - 1910
Item Type: Photograph

[Many wagons on a market day in Killeen]

Description: Killeen on a market day, c. 1890s. Dozens of men and their wagons face towards the photographer. The perspective is looking west along the railroad tracks, with the stockyards at the center. Featured businesses are Campbell & Sons Lumber, Hardware, Buggies, Wagons; Studebaker; Campbell - Root Lumber sheds, and Wendland's Produce.
Date: c. 1890 - 1899
Item Type: Photograph

Norman Brothers Store

Description: Norman Brothers Store. Left to right, standing, Tom Adams; Henderson Norman; Johnnie Norman; Ed Norman; Blanche McCorde; Minnie Norman; Jim Norman; George Atkinson. The photograph caption indicates this is 1920, but the clothes worn in this photo suggest an earlier date.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Street scene in Killeen]

Description: Street scene in downtown Killeen. The road is unpaved, and automobiles and horse-drawn carriages share the road. A sign announces the First Anniversary Sale of the Levi Anderson store.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Killeen Flood of 1957]

Description: Photograph of the Killeen flood of 1957. The wheels of several cars are underwater. "Killeen Flood - A deadly flood which hit Killeen in 1957 cost the lives of three persons. This view of downtown is on the south side of Avenue D between 2nd Street and College Street, with a drainage ditch in between which overflowed into the fire station and Herald offices, at the left."
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph

[The Boyd family in 1908]

Description: "In the Fall of 1908, the Boyd family posed along with their wagon, drawn by five horses, on the family's farm. The Boyd home, in the background (at right) is still standing on what is known as "the old Drake place."
Date: 1908
Item Type: Photograph

[J. Marvin Gray]

Description: Portrait of J. Marvin Gray, respected businessman and once mayor of Killeen, Texas. c. 1960s.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Parade vehicle sponsored by Courtesy Auto Sales]

Description: A red and white convertible is in a parade; an elderly woman sits on the back behind a woven-straw horse. The side of the car says "Killeen Rodeo" and "Courtesy Auto Sales, Gray St. Ave. G." Other businesses in the background include Sales Outlet and Ace Loan Company.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Storm Damage]

Description: Photograph of storm damage with debris strewn everywhere. A side of building is missing, and pieces of roofing and personal effects are thrown across the ground. Men are surveying the damage.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph