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Standing by the Car

Description: Photograph of two men and two women standing in front of 1930's Ford. Behind is a field with a few stalks of milo, or grain sorghum, still standing. From the Hugo Randig Estate, transferred from the Austin History Center.
Date: 193?
Item Type: Photograph

Star Tire Store

Description: Photograph of the Star Tire Store at 421 N. Main, at the southwest corner of 5th & Main Streets, Taylor. Note the visible gas tanks (glass tops of tanks) and the movie poster for "Susan Lenox: Her Rise and Fall" starring Greta Garbo in 1931.
Date: 1931
Item Type: Photograph

Stasny & Holub Grocery Store

Description: Postcard of the interior of the Stasny & Holub grocery store, located 310 N. Main Street, Taylor. There is no correspondence on the back of the postcard.
Date: 1910
Item Type: Postcard

Strarup Boardinghouse

Description: Photograph of the Mr. & Mrs. Knud Strarup home, which was also a boarding house, located in Frame Switch, Texas. Note horse-drawn carriage.
Date: 19
Item Type: Photograph

Street Parade at Taylor

Description: Postcard of a street parade in conjunction with the Taylor Fair. Correspondence in English is on the back of the postcard. Visible are horse-drawn parade floats, spectators and a marching group.
Date: 1910
Item Type: Postcard

Sturgis-Goldstein Store

Description: Photograph of the Sturgis-Goldstein Store at Second & Main. Actual address 203 N. Main, Taylor. Visible on the unpaved street are horse drawn carriages transporting bales of cotton and other foot traffic.
Date: 189?
Item Type: Photograph

Taylor Bedding Company

Description: Postcard of Taylor Bedding Company, World's Largest, Taylor, Texas. Located on West Second Street. No correspondence on the back.
Date: 1930
Item Type: Postcard