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Station Indicator.

Description: Patent for a new and improved train station indicator. This design calls for two drums or rollers around which a banner with the different train station names and phrases written sequentially. A hand crank turns the drums, moving the banner to the desired name or phrase, as well as ringing a bell to alert passengers.
Date: December 26, 1882
Creator: Holloman, Harvey A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

People at Train Station

Description: Copy negative of people standing at a train station in Buffal Gap, Texas. There is a house station right behind them and two vehicles behind them while they seem to be waiting for a train.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Building Exterior, Room With X Is Where Kate Booker Cosseaux Taught; Building Exterior, Snow Covered

Description: Copy photograph of two images. The top image shows a one-storey brick school building. The X beneath the window on the left marks the classroom where Kate Booker Cosseaux taught. The bottom image shows a train station covered with snow. The word "Tuscola" can be seen on the building.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Roscoe Train Depot

Description: Copy negative of the train depot in Roscoe, Texas while under construction. There are railroad tracks running in front of the building, and a man is standing at the corner by a support.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Early railroad station in Marfa, Texas]

Description: Photograph of one of the first railway stations in the Big Bend area. It is a long, one-story wooden structure with a two-story section on the far left. A carriage is parked outside the building. The image accompanied a written speech, with the caption: "The chief engineer gave the honor of naming the newly-created water stop to his wife, who was reading a Russian novel. She named the stop, Marfa, after the book's heroine. In 1882, Presidio County also contained the present counties of Jeff Davis and Brewster as well as Presidio" (p. 6).
Date: unknown
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[Train Depot in Hallsville, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a barn in an open field, repurposed as a train station near Hallsville, Texas. The building is a wooden structure painted red with white trim with a tall, gabled roof. Handwritten text below the image says "T&P Hallsville, Station as seen Apr 28th 1982 incorpored [sic] into a barn on a nearby farm."
Date: April 28, 1982
Creator: Watson, Don
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Front of Ginocchio Hotel]

Description: Photograph of the south and east sides of the Ginocchio Hotel taken from the corner of Ginocchio Street and N. Washington Avenue. The building is a long, two-story building with a third-floor attic space, with a sidewalk cover along the length of the front. A part of the Marshall train station is visible behind the hotel on the right side of the photo. Handwritten text below the image says "The Ginocchio Hotel - showing barber shop and other little businesses along the parking lot side of the hotel."
Date: 1981~
Creator: Watson, Don
Location Info:
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Train Depot in Whitesboro, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a train depot for the Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad in Whitesboro, Texas. The building is a long, single-story stone or brick building; the center portion of the building includes several taller portions including a round tower roof. Text in the upper-left corner says, "MK&T Depot 1960 Whitesboro, Texas."
Date: 1960
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Train Depot in Sweetwater, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a train depot for the Texas & Pacific Railway in Sweetwater, Texas, viewed from a road. The building is a long, single-story brick building; there is a small tower in the center that has a bay window and a conical roof. Text in the upper-right corner says, "T&P Depot 1908 Sweetwater, Texas."
Date: 1908
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Train Depot in Ranger, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a train station in Ranger, Texas, viewed from the train tracks. The station is a long, single-story brick building; a three-story brick building is visible behind the station, to the right. Handwritten text below the image says, "T&P Station at Ranger, Texas Apr 26th 1982 (looking west)."
Date: April 26, 1982
Creator: Watson, Don
Location Info:
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Train Depot in Marshall, Texas]

Description: Photograph of the train station in Marshall, Texas, taken from the northwest corner. It is a two-story brick building with a wrap-around patio that has brick columns. The building also has quoins and other decorative stonework in white stone. Text below the photo says, "Marshall, Texas May 1975 (Northwest Corner)."
Date: May 1975
Creator: Vollrath, H. K.
Location Info:
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Grand Central Station in Chicago]

Description: Grand Central Station, Chicago was opened on December 8, 1890. Baltimore and Ohio's passenger service into and out of this terminal was inaugurated in Dec 1, 1891. Sign on the side of the building says, " C & O, B & O Want Passengers? You bet! only $22.15 to Washington - Free movies - Try us - WA.2-2211".
Date: 1960~
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

[Train Depot in Natchitoches, Louisiana]

Description: Photograph of a Texas & Pacific Railway depot in Natchitoches, Louisiana, viewed from the train tracks. The building is a single-story brick building with a second story in the center with several towers and decorative brick work along the roofline. Text in the upper-right corner says "T&P Depot 1977 Nachitoches, LA."
Date: 1977
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Construction of Train Platform in Gouldsboro, Louisiana]

Description: Photograph of a group of workmen around a train platform under construction. One man is inside the platform base where various equipment is visible; other men are standing to either side of the platform and holding tools. Train cars are visible on the tracks in the background. A typed form (Form 815 Rev.--2-14) is below the image and says, "The Texas & Pacific Railway Company, Office of R. J. Dean, Scale Engineer. Fairbanks 50 foot platform, 100 ton capacity type registering beam track scales with dead rails in course of erection at Gouldsboro LA April 1913."
Date: 1913~
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Train Depot in Luling, Louisiana]

Description: Photograph of a Texas & Pacific Railway depot in Luling, Louisiana, viewed from the train tracks. The building is a small, square single-story building with wooden siding and a bay window facing the tracks Text in the upper-left corner says "T&P Depot 1977, Luling, LA."
Date: 1977
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Train Depot in Longview, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a Texas & Pacific Railway depot in Longview, Texas, viewed from the train tracks. The building is a tall, brick building visible along one side and the end near a lot where several vehicles are parked. Text in the upper-left corner says "T&P Depot 1972 Longview, Texas."
Date: 1972
Location Info:
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Wheelock Station]

Description: Photograph of Wheelock station. There are two men visible to the left of the building. Written on the left side of the photo is "4 - Wheelock 3-3-16." Below the photo is written "T&P Wheelock Mar 3rd 1916 [E.B Wheelock was an early officer of the T&P boat also named after him see T&P topics March 1949 pg.37]" and "Don Watson Collection."
Date: March 3, 1916
Creator: Watson, Don
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Shreveport Depot]

Description: Photograph of the T&P Depot in Shreveport, Louisiana. Text on the image says "T&P Depot 1910 Shreveport, La." Written below the image is "H.D. Conner Collection."
Date: 1910
Creator: Conner, H. D.
Partner: The Grace Museum