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[Foster Home (W. H. Mason) - b - 123 Hudson Drive]

Description: Photograph of the north side of the two story plaster building including a small covered porch with a hanging potted plant. The building is obscured by a hedge of bushes, trees, utility pole, and a white construction wall or block with a grass lawn in the foreground.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:

[Swift Home - 400 Spring Street]

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

[Perry Store (Whitehead Memorial Museum) - 1400 block of South Main Street]

Description: Photograph of a stacked flint rock two story main building with attached one story section; the left photograph shows the front of the building with a garage door in the one story section, a medallion of Texas and a plaque above the front door, and two historical markers flank the front door; the right photograph shows the back of the building with a wooden staircase to the second story door, wooden panels across the one story section, and two trees obscure the building.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:

[Taini Home - SE Corner Main and Ney Streets]

Description: Photograph of a Spanish-Italian cut rock, one story building with a chimney, covered front porch with detailed cross banister. A stone bench sits in front of the home windows shadowed by a tree and bushes. A metal wire fence with a vertical wooden board in the center encloses the grass lawn.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:

[Teasdale Home - 109 West 2nd Street]

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

[Foster Home (W. H. Mason) - a - 123 Hudson Drive]

Description: Photograph of a plaster building with a two story main section: square pillars extend past the roof line, shutters are around the front windows and flower boxes are under the upper front windows, and one story building extensions on either side of the center entrance; the windows on the left extension are arched, and a double french door is located on the right extension. A few unidentified people are standing in the entrance.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:

[Rose Building (Burke) - 748 South Main Street]

Description: Photograph (left) of a car driving down the street in front of the Rita Theatre and the next storefront with a striped curtain hanging from the suspended awning. Photograph (right) of a wrought iron staircase with lacy details on each riser and ornate handrail posts which is located in a thin alley between two buildings.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:

[Greenwood Park - Greenwood, Garfield, Griner Streets]

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

[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
Location Info:

[Marini Barn - Corner Hudson and Nicholson Streets]

Description: Photograph of a two story adobe barn with teal shuttered windows and an illegible sign on the second story and a fully planked enclosed covered one story addition which is covered in vines. Another structure is partially visible past the tree. A dirt driveway angles across the photo between the tree and a small flowering bush to the barn.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Ray Home - Duke Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Tagliabue Home - 609 Pecan Street]

Description: Photograph of a peak roof one story building with five windows wrapping the corner of the building next to the front door. The roof of the attached storefront is barely visible to the left of the front door. The yard is enclosed by a white picket fence, and bushes and trees are growing in the lot next door.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:

[Tom Pafford Home - 709 Pecan Street]

Description: Photograph of an adobe one story building covered by wood paneling, red trim around the windows, and seven windows (4 and 3) wrap around a corner of the building. A yellow temporary building is partially visible, hidden by trees, to the right of the main building. A dirt driveway circles around the main building, and pipe machinery is visible in the lower corner of the 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

[Marini Home - Corner Hudson and Nicholson Streets]

Description: Photograph of a wood one story building with a bay window extension next to the covered and half walled front porch. A tall palm tree partially blocks the view of the front porch's blue stairs, flanked by two bushes. The yard is enclosed by a short white picket fence with a gate. A brick building is partially visible past two trees behind the house.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Gibons Home - 315 West 2nd Street]

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

[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

[Galindo Store - Corner Main and Pafford Streets]

Description: Photograph of a two story adobe building, painted aqua colored, with suspended awning and four sets of a door and window along the first floor. A one story white building is partially visible attached to the back of the building. The building is situated on the corner of two streets, and a stop sign is located at the corner.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:

[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:

[Julius Franki Home - a - 500 Hudson Drive]

Description: Photograph of a two story building with arched entryway and shuttered windows located at a T-juncture of streets. Trees and a wire fence line the building's property. A utility pole is located on the foreground corner lot.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Julius Franki Home - b - 500 Hudson Drive]

Description: Photograph of a two story building with an overhanging roof that is mostly obscured by trees along a paved driveway. A green fence encircles a tree on the right side of the photo, and the foreground is a grass and dirt lawn area.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Kent Home - Bolner Lane]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph