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[First airplane in Taylor]

Description: Sepia toned photograph of a group of men gathered around an early biplane airplane. The men are all wearing trousers, hat, and white dress shirts. Most are wearing suit jackets. The plane has a single engine with a propeller. The photograph was taken from a neighboring field and there is a barbed wire fence in the foreground. Several blurry buildings are in the background. Photo is labelled in the margin "First airoplane at Taylor"--first airplane in Taylor.
Date: 1910/1920~
Item Type: Photograph

[Man with horse drawn taxi]

Description: black and white photograph of Dud Pennington in a 1915 horse-drawn taxi in Round Rock; his hand is near his face; there is a picket fence behind the carriage; two trees can be seen on either side of the taxi
Date: 1915
Creator: Henington Publishing Co.
Item Type: Photograph

[Livery & Feed stable with horses]

Description: Black and white photograph of the "W. J. FOUSE / LIVERY AND FEED STABLE". The picture was taken in 1911 on West Main Street. Left to right: Henry Pards, Jeff Fouse, Dewey Bradford, unknown, Bud Grumbles.
Date: 1911
Item Type: Photograph

[Milk Delivery Truck]

Description: Photograph of an early twentieth-century motor truck used to gather milk from the Granger-area farmers and deliver it.
Date: 1910~
Item Type: Photograph

[Jonah Bridge]

Description: This is a photograph of the original bridge over the San Gabriel River at Jonah before it was washed away in the 1921 flood.
Date: 1910~
Item Type: Photograph

[Main Street of Thrall]

Description: Photograph of automobiles and people on Main Street in Thrall. There is writing in white at the very bottom of the photograph describing the scene.
Date: 1913~
Item Type: Photograph

[First Car in Granger Texas]

Description: Photograph of First car in Granger which belonged to John R. He is in the driver's seat. The girl to the right of the automobile is named Marta Bartosh.
Date: 1912~
Item Type: Photograph

[Georgetown Firemen on Firetruck]

Description: Photograph of Georgetown firemen on their firetruck, including Lonnie Watkins. Left to right: Mr. Mood, George Klohey, Jeff Gordan, driver R. D. Bole Davis (Fire Chief), Pay Goodlet, Sid Peerl (standing), and M. Wilcox. Mr. Davis and his wife lived upstairs and had a sliding pole in their apartment.
Date: 1919~
Item Type: Photograph

[Main Street of Granger, TX]

Description: Photograph that has writing stating the photograph is the West side of Main Street in Granger in 1916. There are also several buggies and automobiles in the street.
Date: 1916
Item Type: Photograph

[Martinets Bros on Motorcycles]

Description: Photograph of Three mail carriers on motorcycles in front of Jno. P. Trlica Photography Studio. Left to right: Joe Huser, Frank Martinets who were part-time mail carriers, and finally Edward Bartosh.
Date: 1910/1920~
Item Type: Photograph

[Buckner & Pennington Livery & Feed]

Description: Photograph of a group of men and horses in front of Buckner and Pennington Livery and Feed Stable in Round Rock around 1915; Bud Parks is on a horse; the other men are Dewey Long, Marshall Ferrell, Claude Buckner, Sr., and Dud Pennington; the stable was located on the 100 block of West Main Street
Date: 1915~
Item Type: Photograph

[Parade on Main Street]

Description: Photograph of celebration on Main Street, showing old Martinets Mercantile Store and General Store of Jim Struhall. A covered wagon with a horse is visible in top left.
Date: 1910~
Item Type: Photograph