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Seiders Children in a Horse-drawn Surrey

Description: Photograph of the Seiders children in a horse-drawn surrey, 1903. Taken near the Seiders residence in Taylor. Identified from left to right: Henry B. Jr., Emma & Alice. Photograph from the Seiders Family History.
Date: 1903
Item Type: Photograph

Troops Marching in Parade

Description: Photograph of troops marching in the Taylor Rodeo Parade, Sept 14,1950. Picture taken from office window of Dr. E.M. Krenek, Dentist at 217 1/2 N. Main Street, Taylor.
Date: 1950
Item Type: Photograph

The Baby Eagle

Description: Photograph of the Baby Eagle in Rodeo Parade, Main Street, Taylor, Texas, on July 24, 1958. This is a half-size version of the Missouri Pacific Line's Eagle Trains.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph

Fort Hood Band

Description: Photograph of the Fort Hood Band marching in the Taylor Rodeo Parade, July 24, 1958. The 266th Army Band from Fort Hood is a 26 piece band and has appeared in Taylor parades in past years.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph

Nativity Float

Description: Photograph of a float in Taylor Christmas Parade showing a live Nativity scene with children. Cars parked in background off Main Street. Approx. 1950's.
Date: 195?
Item Type: Photograph

Riders in the Rodeo Parade

Description: Photograph of an unidentified group of riders in the Taylor Rodeo Parade, 1954. Looks like the photo was taken from a second story window along the parade route.
Date: 1954
Item Type: Photograph

View from the old Bridge

Description: Photograph of the street view from the old bridge on Farm Highway 112 (Walnut Street) at the Taylor city limits. Can see the farm fields and structures off in the distance.
Date: 195?
Item Type: Photograph

Booth Residence

Description: Photograph of the Booth's residence located at 2112 West Lake Drive, Taylor. Shows the Booth family in front with a dog and a horse.
Date: 190?
Item Type: Photograph

Thorndale-Thrall Wreck

Description: Photograph of a automobile wreck out in the cornfields, off the road between Thrall and Thorndale, July 1957. The vehicle is identified as an early 1950's Plymouth.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph

Silver Bells

Description: Photograph of a float named "Silver Bells" in the Taylor Christmas Parade. Float is composed of three silver bells hanging over a flat float. Note spectators and parked cars in the background.
Date: 195?
Item Type: Photograph

Thrall-Thorndale Road Wreck

Description: Photograph of a traffic accident with wreckage on the Thrall-Thorndale road, July 1957. Cars fully seen on road are, left: 1957 Chevrolet, right: 1953-54 Ford.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph

Brunner & Williams Drugstore

Description: Photograph of Brunner & Williams Drugstore, 207-209 N. Main. There are signs for other businesses in the building, such as Dr. Doak's offices. This building burned in December 1953.
Date: 1947
Item Type: Photograph

G.A. Richter Furniture Company

Description: Photograph of the G.A. Richter Furniture Store, located at 115 West Third Street, Taylor. Automobiles are parked in front of the store, and there appears to be parking meters.
Date: 1947
Item Type: Photograph