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Cotton Harvest

Description: Photograph of baled cotton coming being delivered to the warehouses prior to shipping by rail.
Date: September 11, 1959
Item Type: Photograph

Wreck At Granger

Description: Photograph of the remaining wreckage after an automobile accident at Granger, September 15, 1959.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph

Austin's Horseless Carriage Club

Description: Photograph of the Austin's Horseless Carriage Club in the Taylor Rodeo Parade July 24, 1958. The old cars included 1905 and 1914 Cadillacs and a 1924 Ford
Date: 1958
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

Combines Move In

Description: Photograph of combines and harvesting equipment on the side of the road ready to move into the fields, July 28, 1958.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph

Flood Damage on Brushy Creek

Description: Photograph of flood damage on Brushy Creek in Williamson County. Photo taken May 4, 1958, depicting erosion of county roads due to flooding. This road is located south of Cheek's Crossing.
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

Hutto High School Band

Description: Photograph of the Hutto High School Band marching in the Taylor Christmas Parade, Dec 9, 1958. One of nine school bands in the parade. See story in the Taylor Daily Press, 12-11-1958
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph

Little League Champs

Description: Photograph of the local Little League Baseball champion team riding on a Taylor Fire Engine in a Taylor parade.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph

Mustang Creek Floods Return

Description: Photograph of Mustang Creek flooding again. Continuous rain brought flooding. Shown here is Mustang Creek overflowing Farm Road 619 leading to Beyerville. Photo taken Saturday, Feb 22, 1958.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph

None Hurt

Description: Photograph of damage when high Missouri-Pacific box car fails to clear the car shed. Photo taken December 1, 1958.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph

Not Injured

Description: Photograph of an automobile accident with no injuries. The car is flipped over on the side of the road with a police officer and older man inspecting the wreck. Photo taken March 3, 1958. The automobile is identified as 1950's Dodge.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph

Pickers Arrive

Description: Photograph of migrant workers climbing out of a truck to help with harvest. Picture taken was taken August 22, 1958. Cars are (left to right) 1949 Plymouth, 1946-48 Chevy; 1950 Ford.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph

Riders in the Rodeo Parade

Description: Photograph of horseback riders with flags in the Rodeo Parade, Main Street, Taylor, Texas. Photo taken in August 1958. Part of the annual Rodeo Parade.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph

Train Smashes Car

Description: Photograph of a smashed car after being hit by a Missouri Pacific train in Taylor. Photo taken November 2, 1958.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph