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[Railroad House - 127 East Martin Street]
Photograph of a one story building with a small awning over the front door, a short white wall built in front of the front door, a walkway following the length of the house (to the right), and maroon trim and brick detail work above the doors and windows. The yard is framed by rose bushes, a swing set sits in front of a tree by the house, and a For Sale and tall metal pipe stand are in the foreground.
[D.Hart's Dairy and Cheese Factory - Cienegas Road]
Photograph of a one story building with columns on the right side of the building located past of a body of water with trees emerging above the water. The photograph is taken through a barbed wire and welded wire fence across overgrown prairie grassland.
[Leinham Home - 302 East 2nd Street]
Photograph of a two story building with stairs up to a small covered front porch and a back porch is visible at the back of the house. A few bushes are planted against the house, and a large tree grows in the yard. A sidewalk, the street, and utility wires are in the foreground.
[Alderhold Home - East 2nd Street]
Photograph of a rock house, in poor condition, with decorative moulding for front porch roof and pillars, and the yard is enclosed by short metal fence. To the right of the front walkway is a metal pole, poplar tree, and an illegible yard sign.
[John Owen Glen Home - Gibbs Street]
Photograph of a two story building with a wrap around porch on a corner lot; first floor is painted orange and grey, the second floor has wood shingles and possibly rock siding. A utility pole and fence posts surround the grass lawn. Cars are parked in front of a one story building with an illegible sign to the right of the building.
[Ray Home - Duke Street]
Photograph of an adobe one story building with a corner covered porch, utility box and wire on the front wall, and the left wall has eight windows along the side of the house. A large tree stands in the foreground of the grass lawn, and trees grow beside and behind the building.
[Price Woods House - 609 Griner]
Photograph of a Victorian building with a chimney, three gabled windows above the double decker covered front porch, and a black metal fence separating the lush front yard from the large parking lot in front of the building. One car is parked in front of the front door.
[Greenwood Park - Greenwood, Garfield, Griner Streets]
Photograph of an adobe gazebo with stairs located in a park's grass lawn with a five large trees and one sapling. Behind the park is a car on the street and a two story building with arched openings and an multi-story extension above the roof, possibly a church.
[Henson Hotel - 211-221 South Main Street]
Photograph of a long two story storefront with suspended awning, barber pole, and signs reading Rio Loans, Loans, WIPFF'S Furniture & Appliance, and WIPFF'S Furniture and Appliance Sales Services.Two people are walking along the sidewalk where there are parking meters and cars parked on the street.
[Fred Brown Home - 709 Spring]
Photograph of a two story frame and plaster building with peaked gable windows above the covered columned front porch. The building is surrounded by trees and plants with a front walkway leading to the concrete stairs up to the front porch. A sidewalk follows the street in the foreground.
[Dr. Rose Home - 1100 Griner]
Photograph of a one story plaster building with a small roof above the front door and supported by four columns. A large tree looms in the grass yard and bushes line the house.
[Kent Home - Bolner Lane]
Photograph of an adobe building with a covered front porch in the shadow of a large tree in the overgrown lawn. A wire fence is in the foreground.
[Armstrong House - 821 Spring]
Photograph of a home mostly obscured by trees, a hedge borders the yard, and a mailbox is to the left of the front walkway opening.
[Sneddon Home - 100 East 1st Street]
Photograph of a two story building with two chimneys and a covered porch supported with wooden posts. A shed structure sits on the porch, and large plants fill the overgrown yard.
[Williams Hospital - 213 East Martin]
Photograph of a brick and plaster one story building with a covered front porch, and many potted plants on the porch. Some bushes and a tree line the front walkway and the front porch.
[Early Pafford Home - 201 East Pafford]
Photograph of a one story adobe building with two front doors, yellow trim, and wrought iron columns. Potted plants cover the front porch: hanging and on cinder blocks, and plants fill the yard. A chain link fence crosses the foreground of the photograph.
[Marion Pafford Home - 305 Canal]
Photograph of a plaster building with craftsman style columns for the front porch with white trim, and a vertical striped additions to the left of the building. A tall chain link fence with gate encloses the trees and grass front yard, and short bushes line the front walkway. The sidewalk in front of the fence is broken and in poor repair.
[Bochat Home - 400 Nicholson Street]
Photograph of a seemingly well kept house built using adobe and plaster with two entry doors and a front porch. View is from across the mowed yard.
[LaCrosse Home - 109 East 2nd Street]
Photograph of a two story, rock and wood paneled building with a corner covered wrap around porch supported by wrought iron columns. An air conditioner is in the second story leftmost window and the first floor window to the right of the front door. Two walkways cross the grass lawn.
[Swift Home - 400 Spring Street]
Photograph of a multiple story building with a stone half walled and covered front porch. Bushes line the front of the house to either side of the front stairs, and two large trees mostly obscure the building.
[Greenwood Home - 407 Griner]
Photograph of a plaster building, in poor condition, with two different front doors and a covered front porch. A large tree is growing to the left of the front doors in an overgrown lawn. A sidewalk, utility pole and lines, and a street are in the foreground.
[Will Whitehead Home - 210 East 8th Street]
Photograph of a two story building with a covered front porch, staircase up the side of the house to the second story, and a short set of stairs to a door near the back of the house. A large tree by the front walkway obscures most of the house.
[Willis Home - 507 Greenwood]
Photograph of a one story building with a circular window at both peaked roofs and a covered porch with street numbers on the eaves. Trees grow along the side of the building, and the grass yard is well maintained with a front walkway and sidewalk.
[Block Home - b - End of East Strickland Street]
Photograph of an adobe home in poor repair with a front porch; home is viewed from across the overgrown lawn.
[Block Home - a - End of East Strickland Street]
Photograph of an adobe home in poor repair with two front doors, a front porch, and a dirt driveway. An extension of the home or a separate building is visible to the right and behind the main house.
[Teasdale Home - 109 West 2nd Street]
Photograph of a two story building with shutters on the outside side of a set of windows, stairs lead up to the front door with a small stoop, and a triangle moulding frames the top of the door displaying the street numbers 109. Most of the house is obscured by two trees flanking the front walkway. A utility pole is next to the street in the foreground.
[Hardin Home - 506 Losoya]
Photograph of a plaster one story building with an arched doorway over the stairs to the front entrance. In front of the building are two trees, a sidewalk, and a street.
[Thurmond Home - 514 East Garfield]
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.
[Gibons Home - 315 West 2nd Street]
Photograph of a plaster one story building with a brick chimney above the roof and a covered front porch supported by columns. The grass lawn is overgrown, and a broken front walk leads to the front door from the street.
[Sally Wolford Home - 417 East Garfield]
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.
[Schubert Home - West 1st Street]
Photograph of paneled one story building with a barely visible walkway to a covered porch supported by decorative wooden posts. The home is mostly obscured by the overgrown yard and bushes.
[Carl Balmer Home - 805 Griner]
Photograph of a seemingly well kept adobe and plaster house with a short wall fence, slightly overgrown with plants, enclosing the yard and trees. The foreground includes a gravel patch between the street and the wall fence.
[Smith-Hazel Whitehead Coe Home - 200 East 8th Street]
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.
[Hamilton Home - 404 Spring Street]
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.
[Keller Home - 406 Mills]
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.
[Dr. Rose Home - 509 Spring Street]
Photograph of a two story building with a rock faced first story and a, possibly plaster, second story. Two story tall columns and bushes flanking the front door which is under a tiny metal balcony extending from a second story door.
[Herbst Home - 500 Spring Street]
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.
[Cochran Home - 209 East 8th Street]
Photograph of a square, one story building with the front door covered by a small rounded roof and flanked by bushes; no front walkway exists. A yellow pick up truck is visible parked behind the house, to the left.
[Malley Home - 514 Spring Street]
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.
[Everett House - 501 East Garfield]
Photograph of a one story building with a covered half front porch and built with wood paneling and scalloped siding. Three trees are in the front yard with bushes lining most of the house. Utility lines, sidewalk, and street are visible in the foreground.
[Business Stores - South Main Street]
Photograph of storefronts, housing Photo Mile on south end and Muter Taxidermist in center. A few cars are parked along the street, and a man is walking in front of the Photo Mile.
[Moody House - Las Vacas Street]
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.
[Comolli Home - Las Vacas Street]
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.
[Gillis Home - Garfield]
Photograph of a mostly obscured building with a teal window or doorway. The photograph is mainly trees and bushes along the building, and a pair of trees between the sidewalk and the street.
[Luke Dowe House - 303 Garfield]
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.
[Griffen Home - Garfield Street]
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"
[W. K. Jones Home - 316 Garfield]
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.
[Wood & Sons Bank - Frank's Hotel - 204 South Main Street]
Photograph of a paneled two story building with an outside staircase to the second story. Three types of fencing are located to the sides of the buildings. One tree grows next to the house and four trees grow grouped together by the stairwell.
[Grady-Lowrey Home - 201 Texas Street]
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.
[Wood Home - 418 Garfield]
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.