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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
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[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
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[Will Whitehead Home - 210 East 8th Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Greenwood Home - 407 Griner]

Description: 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.
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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[Hardin Home - 506 Losoya]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[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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[Joseph Hyman Building - NE Corner Main and Garfield]

Description: Photograph of a two story building with glass storefront with a suspended awning and illegible signs, one mentions Appliance, on a corner lot. A two story building with glass storefront is visible behind and across the street from the main building.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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[John Owen Glen Home - Gibbs Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[D.Hart's Dairy and Cheese Factory - Cienegas Road]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Old Del Rio National Bank - SW Corner Main Street and Greenwood]

Description: Photograph of two story building with a curtained entrance door (including sign for The Del Rio Loan Co with a clock) on the corner, decorative trim and pillars across the buildings exterior, a hanging sign with a car image and reading Insurance, Automobile, Financing, and a sign on the wall reading "The Del Rio Loan Co., Loans, Installment Financing, Furniture - Appliances, 775-8535, 701 S. Main St , Entrance at Corner." More storefronts can be seen behind the building.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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[Old City Hall - Fire Station - Police Department - 120 East Garfield]

Description: Photograph of a two story building with two garage doors, a decorative trim front entrance with a hanging bell, and arched decoration and small metal balconies around each second story window. The garage doors and arched window decorations are painted pink and blue, and a large letters painted on the wall read Del Rio Boys' Club. Two cars are parked in front of the building.
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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[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

[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

[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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[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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[Leinham Home - 302 East 2nd Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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[LaCrosse Home - 109 East 2nd Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Madison Garage - 109 South Main Street]

Description: Photograph of a corner lot storefront with a car and machinery are under a a large covered area supported with columns and arches; the sign above says Del Rio Motor. Along the side of the building are hanging signs reading Coca-Cola and Economy Finance Loans. A large blue building is located on the next block behind the Del Rio Motor building.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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[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

[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

[Marion Pafford Home - 305 Canal]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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