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[Marcy Martin - Main Street]

Description: Photograph of a corner building with brick column and wall base details, a windowed storefront with hanging sign reading Cowboy Outfitter, suspended awning. A car is parked at a meter in front of a partially visible painted mural along the side of the building: image of a cowboy on a bucking bronco and reading Pross? World Champion? A potted plant, two utility poles, and a street sign for Broadway and S Main St are on the street corner with a red curb.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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[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

[Ross Drug Store - 800 South Main Street]

Description: Photograph of two story building, located on a street corner, with a windowed storefront covered by a shingle awning and signs reading Ross Drugs from the awning and from the second story facade.The storefront wall has second story windows and stone decorative corner pillars while the side of the building shows bricked up remnants of old windows and features. A child walks in front of the store window, and a car is parked along the street.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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[Bob Burdett Grocery - Main Street]

Description: Photograph of a two-story corner brick building, built in 1928, with suspended awning and a partially visible sign that reads Ho?? Appliance Co. Customer Parking Only.
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
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[Dietert Home - 208 East Martin Street]

Description: Photograph of a one story building including a bay window addition with brick detail on the corners and a covered porch with a large plywood sheet against the wall and fabric draped on the banister. A blue car is parked in front of the porch, and a two story house is partially visible behind the home. The foreground shows a tree, utility pole, and concrete slab with curb in the yard next to the street curb.
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

[Madison Gas Station/Store - 109 South Main Street]

Description: Photograph of a brick one story building with red painted letters, some of which read Radiator and Service, and a porte-cochère, under which a car is parked. A metal fence with gate and sign reading Please No Parking in the Drive Way encloses an overgrown grass area and rusted structure next to the building. The concrete / gravel driveway is in poor repair with large potholes and puddles.
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
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[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

[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

[Early Pafford Home - 201 East Pafford]

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

[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

[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
Location Info:

[Louis Brauer Home - a - 306 Nicholson]

Description: Photograph of an adobe building with a covered front porch and yellow trim. Bushes and trees surround the building, and a hedge separates the building's grass lawn from a grass area and concrete street.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph