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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

Water Edges Close

Description: Photograph of flood water edging closer to the bridge at Circleville, 10:00 pm, Wednesday April 24, 1957.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph

US Highway 79

Description: Photograph of US Highway 79 between Taylor and Thrall, April 24, 1957. Car in picture was one of the last to cross the bridge before it became impassable.
Date: 1957
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

Brushy Exceeds Spring Floods

Description: Photograph of Brushy Creek flooding higher than the flood in spring of 1957. Picture taken at 2:15 pm Monday, October 14, 1957 at Highway 95 near Coupland.
Date: 1957
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

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

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

Roy O'Rear's Café

Description: Photograph of Roy O'Rear's Cafe in downtown Hutto showing storm damage. Photograph taken Jun 12, 1957.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph

Bartlett Wreck

Description: Photograph of a traffic wreck near Bartlett, April 1956, with a truck going off a narrow bridge. Vehicle identified as late 1940's Ford Truck.
Date: 1956
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

Wreck At Granger

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

3 Car Wreck

Description: Photograph of a three car wreck at 2nd & Davis Street, Taylor. Anna Turner, Taylor Negro, being removed from car following wreck. July 15, 1957.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph

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