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Killeen Community Center, interior view

Description: Interior view of the Killeen Community Center built in the 1960's. The building is located at the intersection of W. S. Young Blvd. and Veterans' Memorial Blvd. (Business Hwy. 190), near Nolan Creek.
Date: 1975~
Item Type: Photograph

[Killeen Livestock Show, 1974]

Description: Barbara Fredrick and Doc Curb at the Killeen Livestock show, March 1974. A man awards a trophy to a young woman. Livestock resale prices are: Cattle, .4250/lb.; Swine, .30/lb; Lambs, .27/lb.
Date: March 1974
Item Type: Photograph

Dolph Briscoe political rally

Description: Photograph of Texas governor Dolph Briscoe, Jr., giving a speech at a banquet held in the Killeen Community Center in 1974. A banner behind the podium reads "Opportunities Galore in '74."
Date: 1974
Item Type: Photograph

Killeen, Texas, aerial view

Description: Aerial view of the city of Killeen, Texas, taken in May 1973. Dirt work for a major new road is clearly visible on the right side of the photo.
Date: May 1973
Creator: DeBolt, Bob
Item Type: Photograph

Towne Services moving company in Killeen

Description: Photograph of the south and east sides of the Towne Services building located on the north side of Business Hwy. 190, about 150' west of 38th St in Killeen, Texas. There are several large moving trucks parked outside of the building.
Date: 1972~
Creator: Brymer
Item Type: Photograph
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The Northside Cinema in Killeen

Description: The Northside Cinema in Killeen. The movies displayed on the sign are Gregory Peck in "Shoot Out", and Barbara Streisand in "The Owl and the Pussycat." The theater, located at the southwest corner of 38th St. and Rancier, closed in late 1999 and burned down a few years later.
Date: 1971
Item Type: Photograph

[Bass Grocery]

Description: Photograph of the Bass Grocery store in downtown Killeen. Text next to photo reads, "A Quiet Day - in the early 1930s, traffic is light in this photo looking south on 6th Street (Gray) from the Avenue C intersection. A Killeen native remembering the depression days says,'The town was just about that dead, too!' "
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Bell Haven Nursing Home

Description: Color photograph of Bell Haven Nursing Home in Killeen, Texas. There is a water tower behind the building and automobiles in the parking lot.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Bernice Bay

Description: School photo of Bernice Bay with the word "princess" written on the right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph