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[Weathersbee Home - 315 Spring Street]

Description: Photograph of a two story building with a two story high covered front porch supported by five pairs of columns over the entrance on the corner. The second story window has a balcony over the front door, and a large lantern hangs over the front door. Each side of the roof has a gabled window. The manicured yard is enclosed by a black metal fence.
Date: 1976
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[Wood Home - 418 Garfield]

Description: Photograph of a lumber home with green trim windows (two air conditioner units in side windows) and a covered porch supported with wrought iron columns. A chain link fence encircles the grass lawn with a few trees. One tree is growing between the sidewalk and the street corner.
Date: 1976

[Grady-Lowrey Home - 201 Texas Street]

Description: Photograph of a house with wood panel siding, two sets of stairs leading up to a wrap around front porch supported by columns, lattice work under the porch, and air conditioners in two of the windows. A large tree is center frame in the grass lawn; a sidewalk and street are in the foreground.
Date: 1976
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[W. K. Jones Home - 316 Garfield]

Description: Photograph of a one story building with a covered porch on either side of a peaked roof section of the home. A large tree is center frame in the yard; two trees and two bushes are also growing in the yard. The street side, back of the sign is visible, is located between the sidewalk and the street.
Date: 1976
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[Griffen Home - Garfield Street]

Description: Photograph of an adobe building with black trim windows, a covered front porch, short wooden stake fence, rock lined garden beds, tall trees, and a yellow yard sign. The building is located on a corner lot with a white post on the corner reading "Pulliam St"
Date: 1976
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[Luke Dowe House - 303 Garfield]

Description: Photograph of a one story building with two chimneys, small covered porch, angular roof over the front window, and decorative trim. Trees fill the background behind the building and plants fill a garden area along the front of the house. A walkway crosses the lawn and divides down either side of the house.
Date: 1976
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[Comolli Home - Las Vacas Street]

Description: Photograph of a two story adobe home, built in 1885, with a covered walkway, and double-decked porch with built-in solid banister. An uncovered walkway extends from the street to the house where a roof begins and follows along each side of the house. The yard is mostly grass with five bushes spread along both sides of the home with a street lamp positioned between the two left bushes.
Date: 1976

[Moody House - Las Vacas Street]

Description: Photograph of a building in poor repair including a gable window and covered front porch with large black spots on the trim and supported by double sets of pillars. A chain link fence and gate crosses the front lawn surrounded by overgrown grass and plants. A covered area extends from the back of the building, to the right.
Date: 1976

[Malley Home - 514 Spring Street]

Description: Photograph of a building with wood plant and scallop shingled siding, decorative trim and banister along the covered front porch, and decorations and potted and hanging plants fill the porch. A very short string fence borders the left side of the yard with a tree, and the right side of the yard is overflowing with planted and potted plants.
Date: 1976

[Herbst Home - 500 Spring Street]

Description: Photograph of a two story building with dormer windows, stairs up to a covered front porch, and decorative moulding in the peaked roof eaves. Bushes line the front of the house in an overgrown lawn separated by a wire fence from the sidewalk and street. Trees are growing behind either side of the building.
Date: 1976
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[Keller Home - 406 Mills]

Description: Photograph of a one story with a covered porch, red trim around the door and window, street address numbers in the center of the porch roof trim. An air conditioning unit, piece of furniture, tricycle, and potted plant are on the front porch. Four trees are in the thin strip of lawn between the house, sidewalk, and street.
Date: 1976
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[Hamilton Home - 404 Spring Street]

Description: Photograph of a plaster two story building with a small roof, supported by columns, over the front door, shuttered windows, and a triangular stone boarded walkway that circles the building. A large tree is located in front of the front door, and the corner of another building is visible behind the building. A sidewalk and street angle across the foreground.
Date: 1976
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[Smith-Hazel Whitehead Coe Home - 200 East 8th Street]

Description: Photograph of a plaster two story building with an extended first story creating a wrap around porch for the second story; the double front door has a small awning, and along the side of the building is a covered porch/walkway. A few poplar trees and bushes grow above the stone and latticed fence hiding the yard. A car is parked in the curved driveway within the fenced area, and one tree is grown between the sidewalk and the street.
Date: 1976

[Sally Wolford Home - 417 East Garfield]

Description: Photograph of a paneled one story building with a covered front porch supported by stacked block columns, located on a corner lot. Two trees flank the building, and a front walkway emanates from the sidewalk along the street. Another structure is visible across the street behind the home.
Date: 1976
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[Thurmond Home - 514 East Garfield]

Description: Photograph of a one story building with a covered front porch wrapping around the close corner of the building; the porch curves instead of forming an angle. Three trees line the sidewalk and obscure the house. The street and utility lines are visible in the foreground.
Date: 1976
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