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[Block Home - b - End of East Strickland Street]
Photograph of an adobe home in poor repair with a front porch; home is viewed from across the overgrown lawn.
[Bochat Home - 400 Nicholson Street]
Photograph of a seemingly well kept house built using adobe and plaster with two entry doors and a front porch. View is from across the mowed yard.
[Louis Brauer Home - a - 306 Nicholson]
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.
[Louis Brauer Home - b - 306 Nicholson]
Photograph of a one story building with an awning over the front door and green trim. Trees are growing behind the building, and the foreground is concrete.
[Railroad House - 110 East Martin Street]
Photograph of a building's front entrance with teal trim, covered awning over the front door supported by wrought iron beams, and a wall mounted mailbox. Bushes and a chain link fence are across the foreground.
[Railroad House - 112 East Martin Street]
Photograph of one story building with a covered porch, maroon trim, two separate front doors, and brick details along the wall above the windows and doors. The front yard is well kept with flowers lining the front walk way and a tiny white fence bordering the lush garden space along the front porch.
[Railroad House - 114 East Martin Street]
Photograph of a one story building with a partially covered driveway and a covered front porch including brick details above the doors and windows. A car is parked under the covered driveway, and the front yard has a small circular border around a small plant, front walkway from the street to the front doors, and lush plants and tall vase / planter obscuring the front porch.
[Railroad House - East Martin Street]
Photograph of a one story building with a covered front porch, white trim, brick accents above the windows and doors, and a dark screen door in front of the front door. The front porch is empty and a few utility lines extend from the ground by the street in the lower right corner. A red structure is barely visible behind the building.
[Walton Building - a - 432 South Main Street]
Photograph of a building with a wood panel and windowed lower storefront displaying two outfits and a shirt; the upper storefront is painted teal with brick and pole details. Another white building wall forms the back of a dirt and grass alleyway space located next to the main building.
[Williams Hospital - 213 East Martin]
Photograph of a brick and plaster one story building with a covered front porch, and many potted plants on the porch. Some bushes and a tree line the front walkway and the front porch.
[Wolff House - 806 Pecan Street]
Photograph of wood one story building with gable window, covered front porch, and bricked up half of the wall along the side of the building. Two trees grow along the left side of the photograph in the grass lawn.
[Will Whitehead Home - 210 East 8th Street]
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.
[Greenwood Home - 407 Griner]
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.
[Hamilton Home - 404 Spring Street]
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.
[Hardin Home - 506 Losoya]
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.
[Herbst Home - 500 Spring Street]
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.
[Joseph Hyman Building - NE Corner Main and Garfield]
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.
[John Owen Glen Home - Gibbs Street]
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.
[D.Hart's Dairy and Cheese Factory - Cienegas Road]
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.
[Old Del Rio National Bank - SW Corner Main Street and Greenwood]
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.
[Old City Hall - Fire Station - Police Department - 120 East Garfield]
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.
[Old Val Verde County Jail - a - 209 Losoya]
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.
[Orr House - 401 East Greenwood Street]
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.
[Fawcett Home - b - 416 Spring Street]
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.
[Luke Dowe House - 303 Garfield]
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.
[Keller Home - 406 Mills]
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.
[Leinham Home - 302 East 2nd Street]
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.
[LaCrosse Home - 109 East 2nd Street]
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.
[Madison Garage - 109 South Main Street]
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.
[Moody House - Las Vacas Street]
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.
[Madison Garage - Corner Martin and South Main Streets]
Photograph of a white building on a corner lot with two large garage door openings and, possibly, a second story roofed tower. Utility poles and lines cross the photo; a fire hydrant is located on the street corner.
[Malley Home - 514 Spring Street]
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.
[Marion Pafford Home - 305 Canal]
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.
[Price Woods House - 609 Griner]
Photograph of a Victorian building with a chimney, three gabled windows above the double decker covered front porch, and a black metal fence separating the lush front yard from the large parking lot in front of the building. One car is parked in front of the front door.
[Walton Building - b - 432 South Main Street]
Photograph of an alleyway space between a one story (left), two story buildings (right), one story building (back); the alley space is mostly gravel with overgrown grass around the edges, a chopped tree roots, growing tree, and a pile of miscellaneous objects with a puddle between the gravel area and the sidewalk. Another two story structure stands behind this area.
[Willis Home - 507 Greenwood]
Photograph of a one story building with a circular window at both peaked roofs and a covered porch with street numbers on the eaves. Trees grow along the side of the building, and the grass yard is well maintained with a front walkway and sidewalk.
[Val Verde County Courthouse - a - 400 Pecan Street]
Photograph of a stone three story building with a corner tower, decorative wooden double front door entrance supported by columns, and a walk way passing a flag pole from the sidewalk at a mailbox. Two trees in the front yard and three trees behind the building have painted white truncks. Another building is partially visible in the background; the street is visible in the foreground.
[Val Verde County Courthouse - b - 400 Pecan Street]
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.
[W. K. Jones Home - 316 Garfield]
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.
[Schubert Home - West 1st Street]
Photograph of paneled one story building with a barely visible walkway to a covered porch supported by decorative wooden posts. The home is mostly obscured by the overgrown yard and bushes.
[Wood Home - 418 Garfield]
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.
[Wood & Sons Bank - Frank's Hotel - 204 South Main Street]
Photograph of a paneled two story building with an outside staircase to the second story. Three types of fencing are located to the sides of the buildings. One tree grows next to the house and four trees grow grouped together by the stairwell.
[John Doak Home - 313 Pecan Street]
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.
[Smith-Hazel Whitehead Coe Home - 200 East 8th Street]
Photograph of a plaster two story building with an extended first story creating a wrap around porch for the second story; the double front door has a small awning, and along the side of the building is a covered porch/walkway. A few poplar trees and bushes grow above the stone and latticed fence hiding the yard. A car is parked in the curved driveway within the fenced area, and one tree is grown between the sidewalk and the street.
[Sneddon Home - 100 East 1st Street]
Photograph of a two story building with two chimneys and a covered porch supported with wooden posts. A shed structure sits on the porch, and large plants fill the overgrown yard.
[F. C. Blaine Home - Broadway Street]
A photograph of a building with a raised and covered porch enclosed with columns and a banister wraps around the visible parts of the building. A short stairwell with metal handrails leads from the yard to the front door; The wall under the front porch has a few decorative vents.
[Dr. Rose Home - 509 Spring Street]
Photograph of a two story building with a rock faced first story and a, possibly plaster, second story. Two story tall columns and bushes flanking the front door which is under a tiny metal balcony extending from a second story door.
[Everett House - 501 East Garfield]
Photograph of a one story building with a covered half front porch and built with wood paneling and scalloped siding. Three trees are in the front yard with bushes lining most of the house. Utility lines, sidewalk, and street are visible in the foreground.
[Ellis Home - Spring Street]
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.
[Dr. Rose Home - 1100 Griner]
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.