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[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

[Girl in Bonnet with Mule]

Description: Photograph of Girl with mule near Norman's Crossing, southeast of Hutto. Possibly Flo Thompson with mule "Ada". The mule was used to pull cotton roller to press down cotton seeds in the ground. The purpose for this was to keep the seeds from drying out.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[I & GN Railroad Station, Taylor, TX]

Description: Photograph of the I & G N Railroad Station in Taylor, TX. The Murphy Hotel is on the right. Kaw Paving Compnay is preparing to lay pine block paving on E. First Street between the station and hotel.
Date: 191?
Item Type: Photograph

[I&GN Railroad train Round Rock]

Description: Photograph of the Williamson County International and Great Northern Railroad in 1904. The depot is on the upper left side of the photograph. The track crossed Brushy Creek about two miles below the town of Round Rock, then located on the north side of Brushy, and terminated in 1876 just short of the proposed Lake Bridge site, where a depot and freight station were built. Four men are seen in front of the train past the engine.
Date: 1904
Item Type: Photograph

[Granger Picnic Band on a Road]

Description: Photograph of the Granger Picnic Band. Martinets General Merchandise Store in background, present location of Granger National Bank. First row: George Matyscak, ____ Hruska, Frank Martinets, Emil Wentercek, Jim Martinets. Second row: Charles Vitek, Karel Strmiska, Joe Vitek, Frank Kerbala, Joe Rozacky. Third row: Tom Martinets, William Vitek, Roman Zatozek, Frank Drozd. Also location of S. P. J. S. T. Hall.
Date: 1907~
Item Type: Photograph

[Granger Street Scene]

Description: Photograph of a street in Granger. In the photograph is Baca and Co. Furniture and Stove Store established ca. 1900 in Granger.
Date: 1908~
Item Type: Photograph

[Grave Decorated with Plants]

Description: Photograph of the grave of Maude Newfield's mother. The grave is outlined with stone and covered with plants that were added by Maude Newfield.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Group of people with cars on side]

Description: A black and white image of large group of people posing in front of building with gable roof and board and batten siding. A car is parked at either end of the group and more people are seated in the cars. Front seated row are men holding brass musical instruments; a bass drum with a symbol leaned against it at the center. Image mounted on brown cardboard with decorative embossed border.
Date: 19
Item Type: Photograph

[Group with Model A Ford]

Description: Photograph of two couples next to a Ford Model A Car. The car has a sign on the side of it that reads Historical Round Rock Texas.
Date: 19
Item Type: Photograph

[Henry Doering's General Store]

Description: Photograph of a Horse and Buggy at Henry Doering's general store. Henry Doering established his general store in 1882, and in 1886 the community was named Walburg after his birthplace in German.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Horse and Buggy]

Description: A horizontal black and white photographic print of a man holding the reins of two horses hitched to a buggy with wheels as tall as the man's waist. The man is in a field where there is one tree and a fence. The man is wearing hat, jacket, gloves and pants tucked into boots. The hat has a peaked top.
Date: 19
Item Type: Photograph

[Horse and buggy]

Description: Horse and buggy with two women seated in buggy. Farm building behind them with trees in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph