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[Auction Wagon, Abilene, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a horse-drawn auction wagon parked outside of a drug store in Abilene, Texas. A man is using the wagon as a stage to speak to a crowd around him. The auction is likely related to the cotton industry.
Date: 1906
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library


Description: Photograph of a street scene in Laredo, Texas. Stalls are set up in front of a building, with people visible under their tarps. Two people drive a horse-drawn cart down the street.
Date: February 1913
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Lady in a Carriage]

Description: Photograph of a lady in a carriage in front of a two-story house. The caption on the back reads "This is the buggy we had in the parade in Bonham, Texas in [blank]. [Illegible] Grace McQuigg driving. The McQuigg Wilson Mercantile Co.'s entry."
Date: unknown
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Hilly Landscape]

Description: Photograph of a rocky, hilly landscape, possibly near Marble Falls. A picket fence is built along the edge of a small cliff to the right, and a horse-drawn carriage is visible in the distance, slightly to the left of the center of the image.
Date: 1880?
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Mennonite Families arriving at Sunday Church]

Description: Photograph of a large group of horse drawn buggies in a snow covered field. Many of the carriages are lined up along the fence. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional photos and information can be found in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS LIFE Magazine Photos" page 320. And in the March 17, 1961 LIFE magazine. pages 25-25. Speaking of Pictures: Old Scene Alive Today. Families of a Mennonite sect near Waterloo, Ontario come to Sunday church. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Clark PhotoFile: 0000-0005-27
Date: 19uu
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Sacred Heart Catholic Church

Description: Postcard of Sacred Heart Catholic Church. The church is constructed of brick and has a bell tower. In the foreground are two horses pulling wooden wagons and men and women are standing outside. On the bottom of the postcard, "Catholic Church, Hallettsville, Texas. 2206" is written. There is handwriting on the back that says, "Dear Tina, Will drop you this card to tell you know that I'll be there this evening if it don't rain any more. I tell you we sure did have a big rain here. So I'll come if I [unreadable] can get off. Yours, Albert M." Accompanying information lists the street address as 313 S. Texana St., Hallettsville, Texas and gives background information on the history of the church.
Date: unknown
Partner: Friench Simpson Memorial Library

[Photograph of an automoblie on a street]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the back of a buggy on the left side of a street and an automobile on the right side of the street. Bottom of photo in pencil reads: A SCENE ALONG THE ROAD OF ???. There are houses on the left and right side of the photograph. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Texas Trade Review

Description: An early street scene showing buildings and a horse-drawn wagon is shown here. Written in lower left corner is "Texas Trade Review." The sign over the sidewalk reads "D.M. Howard." There were several D.M. Howard stores (see page 122 in "Time Was...", second edition). This scene was probably on Mesquite Street in the 100 block. It is undated, but the unpaved road, and the horse-drawn wagon, suggest the latter part of the nineteenth century.
Date: unknown
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

[Small carriage]

Description: Photograph of a small carriage with no one riding in it, located in Plymouth, Texas. It is pictured in a dirt field and there are numerous buildings in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Horse-drawn float]

Description: Postcard of a horse-drawn float for W. H. Mims Blacksmith and Woodwork. There are American flags covering the top of the float, and a large banner on its side. There are men sitting on the float, and one man standing beside it. Handwriting on the back of the photograph states that W. H. Mims managed an electric plant from 1912-1923.
Date: unknown
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum