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[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
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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
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

[Tardy Home - 703 Losoya Street]

Description: Photograph of a building, possibly with a covered front porch; the building is mostly obscured by trees. A paved driveway or parking lot is across the front of the home, excluding a thin grass lawn, and one car is parked here. Another tree grows from a grass and dirt median between this parking area and the street in the foreground.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Brown Home - Losoya]

Description: Photograph of a one story adobe home with blue roof, two chimneys, and vines growing down from the eaves; view is from across the street.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Orr House - 401 East Greenwood Street]

Description: Photograph of a two story building with covered front porch with decorative trim, banister and street numbers, chimney, and a double decker porch / balcony along the side of the house. Vines are growing up the corner of the house and porch banister. Trees surround the sides of the house, and the front yard is mostly out of frame.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Patton Home - Greenwood Street]

Description: Photograph of an adobe one story building with brick chimney, covered porch completely filled with plants, and white fabric on the red roof. A wooden rail fence structure separates the overgrown yard (including a palm tree trunk) from the dirt / gravel area along the street.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Yates Hotel - 204 South Main Street]

Description: Photograph of a two story building with curtained storefront, suspended awning under small windows, and a hanging sign (Air Conditioned) between the second story windows. A ladder sits on top of the awning, and a car is partially visible on the street.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[John Doak Home - 313 Pecan Street]

Description: Photograph of a two story wood sided building with a wrap around covered porch supported by columns with gingerbread trim. Trees rise from behind the building, and the grass lawn has a sand / dirt spot between the porch and sidewalk.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Old Val Verde County Jail - b - 209 Losoya]

Description: Photograph of a rock two story building with two entrances on either side of the building and a recessed back portion of the building with two sets of windows on the second story and one small window on the first story. A large tree with a trunk painted white is on either corner of the building, and some orange construction barricades are placed along the recessed building section. A stop sign on the opposite street corner is visible in the foreground.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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[Old Val Verde County Jail - a - 209 Losoya]

Description: Photograph of a stone two story building with an entrance door on either side of the building; the front door has an awning and small white fence bordering the front walkway and built-in planters on either side of the stairs.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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[Val Verde County Courthouse - b - 400 Pecan Street]

Description: Photograph of a stone three story building with a tower corner, two columned entrances on each side of the building. A tree is visible on either side of the building, and a grass sprinkler is spraying water in the lower left corner of the photograph.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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