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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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[Old Val Verde County Jail - b - 209 Losoya]

Description: 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.
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

[Patton Home - Greenwood Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Pennington Building - 625 South Main Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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[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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[Price Lumber Company - a - 43? South Main Street]

Description: Photograph of a gravel and overgrown alleyway between two storefronts (left is a blue and white two story: Price Lumber Company, 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Price Lumber Company - b - 432 South Main Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Price Woods House - 609 Griner]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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[Qualia Winery - a - Hudson Drive]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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[Qualia Winery - b - Hudson Drive]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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[Railroad House - 110 East Martin Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Railroad House - 112 East Martin Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Railroad House - 114 East Martin Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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[Railroad House - 127 East Martin Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Railroad House - East Martin Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Railroad Rooms - 109 West Martin Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Ray Home - Duke Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph

[Rose Building (Burke) - 748 South Main Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph
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[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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[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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[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

[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

[Schubert Home - West 1st Street]

Description: 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.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Photograph