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[Madison Gas Station/Store - 109 South Main Street]
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.
[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.
[Marcy Martin - Main Street]
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.
[Marini Barn - Corner Hudson and Nicholson Streets]
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.
[Marini Home - Corner Hudson and Nicholson Streets]
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.
[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.
[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.
[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 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 Federal Building - Corner of Main and Broadway]
Photograph of a Italian Renaissance styled three story building with stairs, flanked by globe light poles, leading up to the entrances on either side of the building, medallion on the second story facade, small balconies around each second story building, a flag pole and antenna atop the building. Trees are growing on the street corner by the street light, fire hydrant, and hanging traffic light.
[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.
[Old Val Verde County Jail - b - 209 Losoya]
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.
[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.
[Patton Home - Greenwood Street]
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.
[Pennington Building - 625 South Main Street]
Photograph of the side of a storefront in poor repair next to a gravel lot with a small bush growing at the corner by a stand along sign reading Private = Parking, Del Rio Beauty Salon. A brick column marks the building's corner, a small bricks form the area at the top of the wall and have regularly spaced small rectangular marks, and the main wall facade is in very poor repair with huge areas of missing paint or plaster.
[Perry Store (Whitehead Memorial Museum) - 1400 block of South Main Street]
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.
[Price Lumber Company - a - 43? South Main Street]
Photograph of a gravel and overgrown alleyway between two storefronts (left is a blue and white two story, right is one story with a vine growing up the taller storefront) to another building's corner and construction scaffolding blocking another building structure. A sidewalk and blurry vehicle fill the foreground, and some trees and utility pole are in the background.
[Price Lumber Company - b - 432 South Main Street]
Photograph of an adobe two story building with blue trim, glass storefront, suspended awning, and red painted letters reading A W Carpets and Interiors. Some plants are growing around the corner of the building, and a parking meter sits along the sidewalk by the street.
[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.
[Qualia Winery - a - Hudson Drive]
Photograph of rows of grape vines growing under a tree at a winery. A wood post and welded wire fence separate the grape vines from the street. Trees line the background.
[Qualia Winery - b - Hudson Drive]
Photograph of the Val Verde Winery B.W. Texas17 Entrance sign next to a historical marker standing in a median separating the street from a parking lot for a large two story building. The building has three yellow shuttered windows along the first floor, and a car is parked on either side of the parking lot.
[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 brick 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 - 127 East Martin Street]
Photograph of a one story building with a small awning over the front door, a short white wall built in front of the front door, a walkway following the length of the house (to the right), and maroon trim and brick detail work above the doors and windows. The yard is framed by rose bushes, a swing set sits in front of a tree by the house, and a For Sale and tall metal pipe stand are in the foreground.
[Railroad House - East Martin Street]
Photograph of a brick 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.
[Railroad Rooms - 109 West Martin Street]
Photograph of an adobe one story building in very poor repair, with three peaks in the roof with circular vents on the front wall. The front wall is stained two colors, materials are torn up from the base of the wall, and the wall bears the remains of a roof over the concrete slab covered with construction materials (used to be a front porch). A car is parked on the lawn parallel to the front of the house by the front walkway. A concrete entry for a driveway is visible along the sidewalk between a utility pole and a sign reading No Parking - Drive Way.
[Ray Home - Duke Street]
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.
[Rose Building (Burke) -- 748 South Main Street]
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.
[Ross Drug Store -- 800 South Main Street]
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.
[Sally Wolford Home - 417 East Garfield]
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.
[Salvatierra Home - a - Wallen Street]
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.
[Salvatierra Home - b - Wallen Street]
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.
[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.
[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.
[Swift Home - 400 Spring Street]
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.
[Tagliabue Home - 609 Pecan Street]
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.
[Tagliabue Store - 609 Pecan Street]
Photograph of partially visible adobe one story store attached to a partially visible one story home. The front of the store has a painted letters on the extended storefront reading, Tagliabue's Store," the windows and doors have red trim, and a sign sits on the sidewalk reading Beer Wine To Go. The home's yard is enclosed with a white picked fence with gate.
[Taini Home - SE Corner Main and Ney Streets]
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.
[Tardy Dam - East of Main Street on San Felipe Creek at Johnson Street]
Photograph of a weir across the San Felipe Creek which is diverted into two creeks with a paved Y-shaped path crossing the dirt land mass in-between. A bridge leads over the water to the right, and structures are visible amongst trees across the water. A pile of stone debris is in the foreground.
[Tardy Home - 703 Losoya Street]
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.
[Taylor Duke Commercial Building - Main Street]
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.
[Teasdale Home - 109 West 2nd Street]
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.
[Thurmond Home - 514 East Garfield]
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.
[Tom Pafford Home - 709 Pecan Street]
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.
[Tom Payne Building - 432 South Main Street]
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.
[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 rock 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.