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[Letter written on stationery from the International Hotel - Palestine]

Description: Photo of the first page of a letter written on letterhead from the International Hotel (later the O'Neill Hotel), which was once located on Spring Street in Palestine. The text is addressed to "my darling" and discusses the unavailability of items in a local store and various people that they both know.
Date: unknown

[Temple Opera House - Palestine, Texas]

Description: Photo of the Temple Opera House which was located on the corner of Avenue A and Oak Street in downtown Palestine. As per the 1898-1899 city directory, the manager was a man named W.E. Swift. The building has since been destroyed.
Date: [1890..1905]

[Unidentified House]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified house thought to have been located in Palestine, Texas.
Date: unknown

[Wagon Advertising Liberty Bonds]

Description: Picture of a wagon with an advertisement for Liberty Bonds parked in front of the Bowden Grocery store in Palestine, Tx. Grandfather of Forrest Bradberry Jr. is driving the wagon. The side of the wagon says, "We are going to win this war, Buy a Liberty Bond."
Date: 1917~

[601 S. Michaux]

Description: Photograph of the southeast corner of a white, one-story house located at 601 S. Michaux in Palestine, Texas. It has some Queen Anne-style embellishments including shingling in the gables and decorative woodwork on the front porch.
Date: June 1991
Creator: Hardy, Heck, Moore
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[601 S. Michaux]

Description: Photograph of the front of a white, one-story house located at 601 S. Michaux in Palestine, Texas. It has some Queen Anne-style embellishments including shingling in the front gable and decorative woodwork on the front porch.
Date: June 1991
Creator: Hardy, Heck, Moore
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[621 S. Michaux]

Description: Photograph of the front and south side of a white, one-story frame house located at 621 S. Michaux in Palestine, Texas. It has architectural embellishments that are suggestive of the Queen Anne style and Stick-style brackets on the front porch.
Date: June 1991
Creator: Hardy, Heck, Moore
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[621 S. Michaux]

Description: Photograph of the north side of a white, one-story frame house located at 621 S. Michaux in Palestine, Texas. It has architectural embellishments that are suggestive of the Queen Anne style and Stick-style brackets on the front porch.
Date: June 1991
Creator: Hardy, Heck, Moore
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[Miller Bldg - Palestine, TX.]

Description: Photo of the Miller Building, which was later the home of the Ford Motor Company in Palestine, TX. David Aiken built this building
Date: unknown

[Unidentified Man and Woman in Law Office]

Description: The people or office in this picture has not been identified. However, there was an envelope included with the picture addressed to Miss Nancy Wright Matthews - 3016 Tilden Street N.W. - Washington D.C.
Date: unknown

[F.S. and Lela Wallace Jackson Headstone]

Description: The headstone of F.S. Jackson - Born Jan 8, 1854 - Died July 25, 1884, and his wife, Lela Wallace Jackson - Born March 2, 1863 - Died April 28, 1883. This headstone is located in the Bethel Cemetery, Bethel, Anderson County, Texas.
Date: unknown

[Elkhart, Texas]

Description: Photo of Main Street, Elkhart Texas. This whole town burned at one point and when it was rebuilt, all the main buildings were made of brick.
Date: 1900~

[715 S. May]

Description: Photograph of the front and south side of a one-story frame house located at 715 S. May in Palestine, Texas. The house has a floorplan similar to a modified L-plan, with the addition of a complex roof plan with two front-facing gables. It also has some Queen Anne-style accents including shingling in the front gables and decorative woodwork.
Date: June 1991
Creator: Hardy, Heck, Moore
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[201 S. Micheaux]

Description: Photograph of the front and south side of a white, two-story house located at 201 S. Micheaux in Palestine, Texas.
Date: June 1991
Creator: Hardy, Heck, Moore
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[715 S. May]

Description: Photograph of the northeast corner of a one-story frame house located at 715 S. May in Palestine, Texas. The house has a floorplan similar to a modified L-plan, with the addition of a complex roof plan with two front-facing gables. It also has some Queen Anne-style accents including shingling in the front gables and decorative woodwork.
Date: June 1991
Creator: Hardy, Heck, Moore
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[The Hodges Dry Goods Company]

Description: The Hodges Dry Goods Company was established in 1885 and the building on Oak Street was built in 1892 by A.B. and D.M. Hodges. The building was 50 by 100 feet. At the corner of Oak and N. Magonlia and it was the first business establishment on Oak Street.
Date: unknown

[Nathanial W. Blackshear]

Description: Photo of Nathanial W. Blackshear that was taken about 1891.
Date: 1891
Creator: E.F. Brockmeyer - Studio Angelo

[Nathanial W. Blackshear at reins of a wagon]

Description: Photo of Nathanial W. Blackshear driving a buggy with an unidentified man sitting next to him and another unidentified man standing beside the horse. On the back of the photograph is the following: "In this 'gig' he eloped with "Mamie" Rollins, my mother. on Midnight May 18, 1892 - married at 3 a.m. May 19, 1892 by Presbyterian Minister Dr. Crozier, Palestine Tex. with Zula Quark(?) as bridesmaid and in Zula's clothing, because her mother had taken away her clothing and locked her in her room. So Mamie got out of her window in her night gown wrapped in the counterpayne"
Date: 1900~

[101 E. Oak]

Description: Photograph of the front and side of the "Federal Building," located at 101 E. Oak in Palestine, Texas. It is a two-story brick building with Renaissance Revival-style details.
Date: June 1991
Creator: Hardy, Heck, Moore
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