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[Schubert Home - West 1st Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Carl Balmer Home - 805 Griner]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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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
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph
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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
Item Type: Photograph
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[Dr. Rose Home - 509 Spring Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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[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
Item Type: Photograph
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[Cochran Home - 209 East 8th Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[Everett House - 501 East Garfield]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Business Stores - South Main Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[Gillis Home - Garfield]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph
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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
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:

[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
Item Type: Photograph
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[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
Item Type: Photograph
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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
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph
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[Ellis Home - Spring Street]

Description: Photograph of a three story building, with a covered front porch supported by double sets of columns on the corner of two streets. Two trees and a sign are in the yard; a stop sign is located on the corner by the sidewalks.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Fawcett Home - b - 416 Spring Street]

Description: Photograph of the side of a two story stucco building with a short stairwell to a side entrance, and the back of the building is one story. A partial view of the covered front porch with arched openings extends to the half walled garden area. A one story building is visible past the bushes and benches behind the main building.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Fawcett Home - a - 416 Spring Street]

Description: Photograph of a stucco, two story building with a short set of brick stairs leading up to a front porch with arched openings built flush with a second floor extension. A partial one story building is visible behind trees, bushes, and two benches to the right of the building.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph