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201 Wyoming Lot No. 373-Amaya Food Market

Description: Photographs of the Amaya Food Market, located at 201 Wyoming Street, San Antonio. The store looks like it was converted from a house. In the top photograph there is a store sign at the corner of the street. Two boys are at the corner, one on a bicycle and the other in a go-cart. The name of the store is also painted on the side of the building but it is partially obscured in the top photo by a small tree. It can be seen better in the lower photograph. Above the store name the head of a cow is painted on the side of the building. Below the store name is a large advertisement painted on the building. It says "Drink Big Red, Distinctive Flavor". There are a lot of trees behind the store building. A third photograph is torn and shows entrance to the store. The store is located in an area that was redeveloped because of HemisFair '68.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

201 Wyoming Lot No. 373-Amaya Food Market

Description: The black and white image is of a simple box home that seems to be converted into a small market store. An awning covers the front door and large window with displayed advertisements on the left. There are two windows to the right of the front door, and one of the windows is partially covered with an awning. A large tree dominates the front of the store, only part of the market sign on top of the awning can be seen through the branches. There is some debris in the yard, and the property is surrounded by a chain link fence. There is a car parked in the street in front of the store.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

204 Matagorda Lot No. 354-single family dwelling

Description: Three photographs of a small house at 204 Matagorda Street, San Antonio. The first photograph is of the house somewhat obscured by bushes and small trees. There is a roof chimney showing at the left side of the house and a window on either side of the front door. The second and third photos show the house from two sides. In one photo, the side of the house is obscured by trees. The third photo shows the house from another side with two large windows. Part of an overhanging back porch is also visible. The house is located in an area that was redeveloped because of HemisFair '68. Some of the 19th and early 20th century buildings in the area were preserved and others were demolished to make way for the fair.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

210 Matagorda Lot No. 354-single family dwelling

Description: Three black and white photographs of a plain home with an overhanging roof supported by five thin columns in the front. There are two doors and two windows in the front and two windows on the side that are visible in the photo. There is little foliage around the front of the house and just a thin strip of grass and dirt separating the house from the road. The second and third photos show the house from the front but at slightly different angles. The house is located in an area that was redeveloped because of HemisFair '68. Some of the 19th and early 20th century buildings in the area were preserved and others were demolished to make way for the fair.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

214 Matagorda Lot No. 372-single family dwelling

Description: Black and white photographs of a house on a street corner. It is a wooden-sided house. Architectural features include gingerbread treatment and lattice work on the front porch. The top photo shows the house from an angle and at the intersection of two streets. The second photo is a straight on view of the house. Stairs lead up to the porch and front door. There is abundant foliage around the house. The house is located in an area that was redeveloped because of HemisFair '68. Some of the 19th and early 20th century buildings in the area were preserved and others were demolished to make way for the fair.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

215 Victoria Lot No. 411-multi-family dwelling

Description: Two photographs of the residence at 215 Victoria, San Antonio, Texas. The photographs show the building from the front, one slightly at an angle. There are two front doors under a long covered porch supported by thin pillars. In the bottom photograph, several boys can be seen playing in front a large bush. The residence is located in an area that was redeveloped because of HemisFair '68.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

215 Wyoming Lot No. 370-single family dwelling

Description: The black and white image is of a small box home mostly covered by a large bush so only half of the house is visible in the photo. On the right side of the home-- which is visible—there is a covered porch with a front door and window. A sidewalk is visible in the front of the home, and a car parked in the street. A partial view of another home can be seen in the left hand of the photo, and a car is parked in the driveway between the homes.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

216 Wyoming Lot No. 379-church

Description: The black and white photograph is of a church located on 216 Wyoming St. The church is a rectangular brick building with a mission style exterior, and a small dome structure on the roof. It appears that all the stained glass has been removed from the buildings windows. The front of the building has two arch windows to the left and right of the front door. The window to the left has a visible ocular window below the base of the arched window. What appears to have been a circular rose window sits above the front door to the building. There is a sidewalk that passes in front of the church with an electrical pole is positioned on the park slope, and stairs that lead up to the front door of the church. There are homes on either side of the church, the home on the right hand side visibly separate by a chain link fence, the other on the left by a wooden fence.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

217 Rusk Lot No. 171-single family dwelling

Description: Two photographs of a house at 217 Rusk, lot no.171, San Antonio, Texas. The single story house has a saltbox design with a long sloping roof. The front of the house has two doors with a window on either side of the doors. The home is built from stucco or cement and there are areas which show that cracks or holes have been filled in with cement. Two cars are parked at one side of the home; one of them is a Red Ball Co. taxi cab. The house is located in an area that was redeveloped because of HemisFair '68.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

219 Victoria Lot No 416-single family dwelling

Description: Three photographs of a house at 219 Victoria Street, San Antonio. The house has a run-down appearance. The front porch roof is sagging because one of the columns supporting it is missing. The wall plaster is chipped in several areas. The bushes and grass are overgrown. The house is located in an area that was redeveloped for HemisFair '68.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

220 Wyoming Lot No. 380-single family dwelling (first 2)

Description: 3 black and white photographs of the house at 220 Wyoming Street, San Antonio, Texas. It is a large house with wood siding and a lot of decorative gingerbread trim around the porch and windows. The house has many windows. The yard around the house is overgrown. In the second photograph a small boy is walking on the sidewalk, beside the house. He is carrying some papers or a folder. The third photograph is overexposed.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

222 Water Lot No. 310-Cuatro Flores Inn, corner of Water and Wyoming

Description: Two black and white photographs of the Cuatro Flores Inn 222 Water, located on the corner or Water and Wyoming streets. The first image is of a small square wood and brick building with a storefront appearance. There is a wooden and glass door in the front of the building with two glass windows on either side and two rectangle shaped windows on top separated by wood framework. The front of the building also has a small awning right below the roof coving the front door and windows. The left side of the building has two windows, one with an air conditioning unit on top. A large billboard is positioned right next to the building and a partial view of the sign can be seen in the upper quarter of the photo. A partial view of the intersection can be seen on the right hand of the building, and a car has been captured passing by in the lower left corner of the photograph, and a building with a fireplace can be seen in the background. The second image is a street view of the same structure but from the right hand side off of Wyoming. The main part of the building has two large rectangular windows on that right side. The building also has an extension attached to back of the main building and it has two windows as well. Weeds surround the base of the building and there is a station wagon parked on the street next to it. The billboard in the first photo is now fully visible above the building. A couple of buildings can be seen on the right hand side of the photo to the back of the inn and a partial street view to the left of the photo is also visible.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

225 Lafitte Lot No. 340-multi-family dwelling

Description: Black and white photograph of a house at 225 Lafitte, San Antonio. It is a large two story house with balconies on both levels at the front of the house. The balconies are supported by thick square columns and have wooden railings. The upper floor has four large windows and there is also an attic window. Four steps lead up to the front door. There is a large bush in the front yard. The house is located in an area that was redeveloped because of HemisFair '68.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

226 Wyoming Lot No. 381-single family dwelling

Description: 2 black and white photographs of the house at 226 Wyoming Street, San Antonio, Texas. The top photographs shows the house from the front, with a cement path leading up to the entrance. The roof overhangs the entrance and is supported by several white columns. The lower photograph shows one side of the house with what looks like grillwork on the windows. There is a wooden fence running along the side of the house. There are several bushes and a small tree. The front yard is trimmed and grassy. The house is located in an area that was re-developed because of HemisFair '68.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

227 Rusk Lot No. 169-single family dwelling

Description: Three photographs of the house at 227 Rusk Street, San Antonio. The photographs show the house from the front and sides from two different angles. The front of the house has a porch covered by part of the roof, which is supported by four pillars with ornamental trim. Trees and bushes are in the yard. The house is located in an area that was redeveloped because of HemisFair '68. Some of the houses in the area were preserved and others were demolished to make way for the convention center and/or the fair.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

232 Wyoming Lot No. 383-single family dwelling

Description: The single family dwelling in the first black and white photo is located at 232 Wyoming and is the shape of a salt box style home, tall on one end, short on the other. There is a door on the side of the home facing the camera with no visible windows. On the right side of the home there are two windows, a small window toward the front and a longer window toward the back. A tree is positioned right at the corner of the home covering most of the roof and the right side. There is a man in the photograph measuring the window closest to the front of the photograph. Overgrown grass and weeds clutter the property. The second black and white photograph is of a wooden structure with no visible windows and a gabled roof with a short chimney stack. The structure is made of wood slats going in a vertical direction and there are trees in the foreground and background of the building.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

232 Wyoming Lot No. 383-single family dwelling

Description: Black and white photographs of the house at 232 Wyoming Street, San Antonio, Texas. The home has a slanted roof, somewhat in the salt box style. At least part of the house is made of stucco. The home is located in an area that was re-developed because of HemisFair '68.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

300 North Lot no. 313 - 2 story house/business

Description: Two black and white photographs of a large clapboard house with an attached addition occupied by a business. The house is surrounded by large plants and trees and the second story has a porch. Beside the house, partially visible, is a separate garage. The house is located in an area that was redeveloped because of HemisFair '68.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

300 South Alamo Lot No. 198-18 Hotel

Description: A black and white photograph of the 18 Hotel on 300 South Alamo Street, San Antonio. The hotel sits on a corner and seems to be connected to two buildings on both sides, though the central corner section appears to be a different color than that of the two wings. The central section of the building is three-stories tall, and has "18 Hotel" painted in a verticle fashion on one of its sides. The wing to the left is part of the 18 Hotel, and it is four-stories tall, just slightly taller than the main building. Two cars are parked on the street in front of the hotel. The hotel is located in an area that was redeveloped because of HemisFair '68.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

301 Goliad Lot No. 267-multi-family dwelling

Description: Two photographs of a two-story residence at 301 Goliad Road, San Antonio. The first photograph shows the residence from the side taken from a next door lot that has been cleared of vegetation. The second photograph shows the building in a state of decay or dereliction with building parts scattered on the ground. The building is located in an area that was redeveloped because of HemisFair '68.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

301 North Lot No. 312- Garcia’s Tire Shop

Description: One story clapboard building with an awning covered entry housing a tire shop. Hubcaps decorate the entrance to the shop. The building is located in an area that was redeveloped because of HemisFair '68.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

301 North Lot No. 312- Garcia’s Tire Shop close-up

Description: There are 3 views of the tire store. The top photograph shows the front of the store with hubcaps, inner tubes and tires displayed. Two signs include the words "selling out". The back view of the shop also shows discarded tires and inner tubes. The third photograph shows the store from the side. Two large signs take up most of the wall space. One says "Drink hippo size beverages" and the other says "Garcia's Tire Shop, selling out tires". The store is located in an area that was redeveloped because of HemisFair '68.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

301 North Lot No. 329-Garcia’s Tire Shop

Description: A photograph of Garcia's Tire Shop, located on the street corner at 301 North Street, San Antonio. The front of the store has hubcaps hanging from the wall, poles, and from an awning. Several tires are scattered on the ground. One side of the store is shown in the photograph, with the store name painted on the wall. Most of the rest of that wall is covered by a large advertisement. The shop is located in an area that was redeveloped because of HemisFair '68.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph

301 Wyoming Lot No. 467-single family dwelling

Description: Two black and white photos of a single story, single family dwelling located on the corner of 301 Wyoming. The corner house has several windows and what looks like a door on the left side, four windows, and two doors on the front. The elevated cement porch is covered, and has decorative iron work used as columns. A chain link fence surrounds the home, and there is a sidewalk, and park slope that passes the front and to the left side of the home. A street sign marks the street corner, and there is a random scattering of bushes and trees on the park slope and in back of the property. The second black and white photo of the home is a 3/4 view taken from the right hand side. The saltbox style home has two windows and a door on the right side and a there’s a clear view of the one of the front doors and front windows of the home. A chain link fence surrounds the yard, and an electrical pole and tree partially block the view to the front of the house in the photo. A partial view of the house next door can be seen in the right of the photo and a large tree is visible to the upper right as well.
Date: 196u
Item Type: Photograph