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[House Being Moved]

Description: Photograph of two men standing near a wooden house being moved on a large dolly.
Date: unknown

[House with Large Porch]

Description: Photograph of a large wooden house with a large porch, a chimney, and surrounded by a picket fence.
Date: unknown

[Interior of Bay's Store on Gray Street]

Description: Photograph of the interior of Bay's Store on Gray Street. Text below the photo reads, "1930's Bay's Store Gray Street Left to right: Cecil Carter Sr.; Artie Carter; Arthur Bay; Laura Bay; Carl Marshall. Shelves are stocked with groceries and clerks stand behind the counter.
Date: unknown

[J. Marvin Gray]

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

[Jack Arnold]

Description: Photograph of Jack Ellison Arnold wearing a suit and tie.
Date: unknown

[James Chambliss Gresham with a Cigar]

Description: Photograph of a James Chambliss Gresham in a light-colored suit holding a cigar in his right hand. He has glasses and a football helmet lapel pin with a longhorn on it. Mr. Gresham's family owned one of the early newspapers of Temple.
Date: unknown

[John and Jennie Blankenship]

Description: Photographic portrait of a John Wesley Blankenship and his wife, Jennie Minerva Blankenship on their 50th wedding anniversary.
Date: unknown

[John and Jennie Blankenship on a Porch]

Description: Photograph of Jennie Minerva Blankenship standing behind her husband, John Wesley Blankenship, who is seated on a porch of a house. John is wearing a cowboy hat and Jennie has on a heavy coat with a fur collar. There are flowers blooming in the yard in front of them.
Date: unknown

Killeen City Jail

Description: Photograph taken during the early 1960's depicts the Killeen City Jail. B. W. "Buster" Adams, Chief of Police, appears in the center of the picture. To the left is Don Cannon and to the right is Leon Phillips. The police department, city hall and the jail were located on the NW corner of Gray Street and Avenue D until 1965.
Date: c. 1960

Killeen City Police Department

Description: Killeen police standing outside of the a building with a "welcome" banner, possibly City Hall. The chief of police and thirteen policemen are picture in this photograph taken in 1956.
Date: 1956

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: c. 1975

Killeen High School automotive class

Description: Male students watch as a teacher instructs them in automotive body work on a station wagon. Part of a Volkswagen Beetle is visible on the left side of the photo.
Date: c. 1971

[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

Killeen Hotel

Description: Photograph of the Killeen Hotel, a two story building with upper and lower porches, three chimneys, some out buildings, and a windmill. Four of five people are seated on the lower porch. Text on photo reads, "Killeen Hotel -- photo taken approx. 1895-1900..... located on northwest corner of Avenue D and 8th Street...built in late 1880s or early 1890s...after Camp Hood came. hotel was moved to street south of railroad tracks, to make room for another building at D and 8th"
Date: 1895 - 1900

[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

Killeen Municipal Airport

Description: Photograph of the Killeen Municipal Airport building during construction. The airport was located between FM 2410 and Business Hwy. 190 on the east side of Killeen until the new airport opened in August 2004.
Date: c. 1970