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[Dr. Rose Home - 1100 Griner]

Description: Photograph of a one story plaster building with a small roof above the front door and supported by four columns. A large tree looms in the grass yard and bushes line the house.
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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[Galindo Home - 102 West Pafford Street]

Description: Photograph of a building with three peaked tin roofs and a covered porch supported with decorative columns. A one story building is located behind the main building; a leaning utility pole and a car along the street are in the foreground.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Fred Brown Home - 709 Spring]

Description: Photograph of a two story frame and plaster building with peaked gable windows above the covered columned front porch. The building is surrounded by trees and plants with a front walkway leading to the concrete stairs up to the front porch. A sidewalk follows the street in the foreground.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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[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

[Salvatierra Home - b - Wallen Street]

Description: Photograph of a vertical paneled one story building with green trim and a covered front porch with two front doors. The porch is supported by wrought iron columns and potted plants hang and sit all over the porch. Three rose bushes sit between the porch , front walkway, and street.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Salvatierra Home - a - Wallen Street]

Description: Photograph of a vertically paneled one story building with green trim and stairs up to a door under an awning hung with plants. An unknown white post set in a dais and miscellaneous items located in the lawn. An asphalt and a gravel street meet in the foreground. Trees are scattered through the yard, and one or two structures are visible through the trees behind the home.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Sally Wolford Home - 417 East Garfield]

Description: Photograph of a paneled one story building with a covered front porch supported by stacked block columns, located on a corner lot. Two trees flank the building, and a front walkway emanates from the sidewalk along the street. Another structure is visible across the street behind the home.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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[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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[Tom Payne Building - 432 South Main Street]

Description: Photograph of a one story building with a suspended awning, single door entrance, and vines growing up the side of the building. The second story wall front is painted green at the edge of the photograph. A parking meter is located on the sidewalk by the street, and a gravel path follows the side of the building in the foreground.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Thurmond Home - 514 East Garfield]

Description: Photograph of a one story building with a covered front porch wrapping around the close corner of the building; the porch curves instead of forming an angle. Three trees line the sidewalk and obscure the house. The street and utility lines are visible in the foreground.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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[Taylor Duke Commercial Building - Main Street]

Description: Photograph of a stand alone building with windowed storefront on two sides of the building, suspended awning on the street side, and painted letters reading Taylor Duke. A partial view of a car, utility pole, and a parking meter are along the street in front of the building. A parked car and two small trees growing in a median are in the parking lot along the side 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

[Charles Miller home - 112 West Martin Street]

Description: Photographs of a wood and rock house with an addition, in process or blue screened-in porch, and a metal chainlink fence and bushes separate the property from the sidewalk. The left photograph shows the front entrance and left side of the house as viewed from an angle across the street. The right photograph is a closer image of the part of the house to the right of the front door, including front walkway, and is taken from directly across the street.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Del Rio News Herald - Corner Main and Broadway Streets]

Description: Photograph of a two story building mostly covered by vertical boards painted teal, and large white letters reading The Del Rio News-Herald, in-between the corner and the windowed storefront, under an awning. The building is located at the corner of two streets with a double step red curb.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Commercial Building - 119 West Martin Street]

Description: Photographs of a large warehouse building with a windowed storefront and a stepped roof-line. A barbed wire topped chain link fence encloses a large concrete space next to the building including street lights and miscellaneous equipment and supplies under an awning along the building. The left photograph shows the storefront and a car parked along the street. The right photograph shows a two door garage at the back of the building a shopping cart and miscellaneous materials next to a tree at the corner of the fence, and another car parked along the street.
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

[Alderhold Home - East 2nd Street]

Description: Photograph of a rock house, in poor condition, with decorative moulding for front porch roof and pillars, and the yard is enclosed by short metal fence. To the right of the front walkway is a metal pole, poplar tree, and an illegible yard sign.
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

[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
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[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
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