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Construction of New Highway 190 at FM 440

Description: Aerial view of Highway 190 and FM 440 under construction near Killeen, Texas. Homes and businesses are near the intersection.
Date: [1971..1973]
Creator: DeBolt, Rob

Construction of the Killeen Community Center

Description: Killeen Community Center, located on the NE corner of Business 190 and W. S. Young, under construction. The photograph shows the front (south side) of the building, with scaffolding against the south wall of the gymnasium as its walls are in progress. The building was opened March 1974.
Date: unknown

Cotton year in Killeen, Texas

Description: Photograph, taken 1905 or 1906, depicts cotton loaded on a railroad car. A group of men stand atop the bales and alongside on a platform; men sit in two horse-drawn drays next to the pile of bales. The caption for the photograph reads: Loading bales of cotton on flat cars at Santa Fe Station in a bumper cotton year. Two-wheeled drays (left) hauled bales from cotton yard located in the 400 block of Avenue D.
Date: 1905~/1906~

[Couple posing nearing rocks]

Description: An adult man and woman pose on a stretch of sand near a rocky outcrop, probably along the Lampasas River.
Date: unknown

[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

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

[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: 1905~/1910~

Elementary Football Team, Fort Hood School, 1950

Description: Elementary Football Team, Fort Hood School, 1950. First row L to R: Irvin Goode, Don Armstrong, Clark Roberts, Bucky Dyer, James Gross, M.F. Hardin; Second row L to R: Coach Lockhart, Clark Chandler, Tommy Vance, Lamar Davis, Jerel Love, Jimmy Crosby James Putzier, Joe Gilbreath, Luther Austin; third row L to R: Walter Schneider, Lloyd Jolly, Don Messner, Jimmy Watts, Gene McMahan, Hilton Watts, Jere Durham, Paul Burpo.
Date: December 1950

Elvis Presley photograph

Description: Portrait-style photograph of singer Elvis Presley wearing a cap that is believed to be Harley Davidson Motorcycle hat called a "Lite Weight Cap."
Date: 1956~

[Family by a Tree]

Description: Photograph of a man, woman, and two children standing by a tree in a field.
Date: unknown

Family in Killeen area

Description: A family is depicted in front of a picket fence. A man holding an infant is kneeling in front, and four females and a toddler--possibly male--are behind him. From the clothing, the picture appears to be from the 1930's or 1940's.
Date: unknown

[Farmer Holding a Baby]

Description: Photograph of a farmer wearing overalls and a hat, standing in a flock of sheep while holding a young child. Chickens are in the background.
Date: unknown

Fitzpatrick Homestead

Description: Older woman standing in front of the Fitzpatrick homestead in 1967. The house is surrounded by trees and has a United States flag flying in front of it.
Date: 1967

Fort Hood High School

Description: Photograph of Fort Hood High School. Three students and an automobile are in front of the building.
Date: unknown

Fort Hood High School, 1952 Senior Class

Description: Senior Class, 1952, Fort Hood High School. First row, L to R: Miriam Klien, M.W. Grant, Jr., Edna Ruth Griffin, Donna Smith, Tom Thornton, Adelbert Bartek; second row, L to R: Harry Webster, Jerry Jennings, Jimmy Harding, Charles Jeffrey, Albert Bartek, Valine Butler, Betsy Frese; Third Row L to R: James White, Pat White, Bob Blaustien, Bill Rowe, Quinton Sanders, Bonnie Spaulding.
Date: 1952

[Four Boys]

Description: Photograph of four boys, three wear hats and they all have ties. The two in front are seated in wicker furniture and wear knickers. Text on the photo reads,"Seated-Graydon Cole and Claude Gilmer Standing L-R: "Chic" Pennington and Todd Patton 1905-1910".
Date: 1905~