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[Inside N. A. Holley & Sons Grocery Market]

Description: Photograph of the interior of the N. A. Holley & Sons Grocery Market in Mesquite, Texas. Nathanial A. Holley and his wife, Adell, are standing behind a glass display case. Their sons, Anson and Raymond, are standing on the right.
Date: August 1917
Item Type: Photograph

[Downtown Businesses]

Description: Photograph of businesses in downtown Mesquite, Texas. Businesses include G. H. Brown Saddle and Harness Maker; Rugel Bros. Hardware, Wagons, and Farming Implements; E. P. and J. P. Paschall Dry Goods, Groceries, and Cotton Buyers; Lander Bros., Hass & Son, Dealers in Merchandise; G. M. Gross City Drug Store; a cotton, grain, and cotton seed store; and Tomkins & Co., General Merchandise. Horse-drawn wagons are carrying hay and grain.
Date: 1890
Item Type: Photograph

[Reopening Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of Mayor B. J. Smith cutting a chain with a pair of bolt-cutters at the reopening of the McWhorter-Greenhaw store in Mesquite, Texas. Individuals standing behind him include Art Greenhaw, councilman Vernie Erwin, Frank Greenhaw, future mayor Len Gibbons, and Patricia Greenhaw.
Date: 1977
Item Type: Photograph

[B. J. Smith Speaking to Crowd]

Description: Photograph of Mayor B. J. Smith speaking at the opening of the McWhorter-Greenhaw Store in Mesquite, Texas. From left to right are B. J. Smith, Reverend Buist Wildon, Patricia Greenhaw, Raymond Holley, Joe Gogans, Hack Wagoner, Curt Austin, and Len Gibbons.
Date: December 5, 1977
Item Type: Photograph

City Directory of Mesquite, Texas

Description: City directory for the city of Mesquite listing residents, business firms, and the Dallas classifieds section.
Date: May 1, 1948
Creator: Mesquite Chamber of Commerce
Item Type: Book

[Mesquite School Class]

Description: Photograph of students situated in front of the Mesquite school circa 1900-1910. Anson Holley is second from the left in the back row.
Date: [1900..1910]
Item Type: Photograph

[Deed of Sale, May 1921]

Description: Warranty deed transferring land from W. W. Walker and his wife to N. A. Holley for the sum of 50 dollars.
Date: May 28, 1921
Creator: Walker, W. W. & Walker, Edna
Item Type: Legal Document