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Green Avenue Parade with Japanese Costumes

Description: Photograph of the Green Avenue Parade in Orange, Texas. There is a man on the left side of the frame in a black uniform, a cart full of flowers in front of him and a long line of men and women in Japanese costumes with some holding umbrellas are walking away down the street. On the right side of the frame are two women in long dresses with hats and a few little boys wearing knickers and caps. Behind the parade are several aspen trees, a house with a porch and telephone poles.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Mr. and Mrs. Dick Nail

Description: Staged photograph of Mr and Mrs. Dick Nail. The couple sits in a wooden buggy that is hitched to a dark bull. He wears a dark suit and hat and she wears a dark dress with a fur vest, gloves, and hat. A sign hangs from the buggy that reads, "Arkansaw Traveler." The buggy and bull are on top of a wooden walkway. Behind them is a log cabin with a sign above the door that reads, "Our Summer Home".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Collage of Men and Vehicles in Ft. Worth, Texas, 1920s

Description: Collage of seven photographs of scenes in Ft. Worth, Texas in the 1920s. The top left, top right, and middle right photographs show several horse-drawn buggies with several men in them. The top center and middle center photographs show a horse-drawn buggy with a covered top and men in suits and straw hats as passengers. In front and beside the buggy is a motorcycle driven by a young man in a suit, boots, and newsboy cap. In the background of these photographs are city streets and stores. The middle left and bottom photograph show several men in suits and ties, one with a bow tie. Some are wearing or holding straw hats, jackets, and caps. Two are holding cigars and one is holding a cigarette.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Tarrant County Courthouse and Public Square in 1879

Description: Photograph of the Tarrant County Courthouse and public square. The courthouse is in the center of the photograph and surrounding the building are many men in jackets and cowboy hats with wagons pulled by horses. In the foreground is a wagon topped with haystacks and men standing on top of it. In the background are several buildings and a stack of lumber. A piece of paper at the bottom of the photograph reads, "The Public Square and Court House in 1879. To the East can be seen the Old Masonic Hall with belfry and opposite (south) the old jail."
Date: 1879
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Pioneer Camp

Description: Photograph of men, women and children sitting in horse-drawn wagons and around tents. The women are wearing long skirts and bonnets and the men are wearing vests, jackets, bow ties and cowboy hats.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Pioneer Camp

Description: Photograph of at least three teams of horse-drawn wagons. A separate horse and cowboy are in the center of the frame.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Large Ranch House with Balcony

Description: Photograph of a large ranch house with an enormous wrap-around porch and a large balcony filled with people. The house has several chimneys and is surrounded by a picket fence. In the foreground is a buggy.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Painting of Early Fort Worth by Miranda Leonard, 1873

Description: Painting of an aerial view of Fort Worth in 1873. The painting depicts a town square with an American-flag topped courthouse in the center. Surrounding the courthouse are several buildings, some with fences. Throughout the painting are people, buggies, covered wagons and trees. On the right side of the frame is a sloping hill.
Date: 1873
Creator: Miranda Leonard
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Frank Canton's Ranch

Description: Photograph of a buggy and rider being pulled by a dark horse in front of Frank Canton's ranch. In front of the ranch house is a long wooden fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Men and Wheat Thresher

Description: Photograph of a wheat thresher with and steam engine. There are twelve men and one boy on top of, sitting, or in front of the equipment. On the left side of the frame is the steam engine with a man standing on it. In front of the engine is a team of white horses with a man holding their reins. On the left side of the frame is the wheat thresher with three men standing on top of it. In front of the thresher is a man and boy sitting in a wagon with a team of dark horses. Next to the wagon are six men holding pitchforks. Two of the men have cigarettes in their mouths. All the men except one wears a hat. Everything stands in a field of cut wheat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Steam Thresher, Wheat Straw Pile and Horses

Description: Photograph of steam threshing machine spewing straw out of stack. Large pile of wheat on the right side of the frame. Man standing on machine and child in horse-drawn vehicle on the left side of the frame. Team of horses on either side of steam thresher. All is in a field of cut wheat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Front Street Looking East

Description: Photograph of a town street with horse-drawn carriages, old cars, and people. On the right side of the picture is a telephone pole and building with a sign that reads, "Acme BAR". On the left side of the photograph are people walking on a sidewalk, several two-story buildings, and street lamps.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Plowed Land, Tractors and Cars

Description: Photograph of a group of men in hats standing on or around old cars, tractors, and buggies. In the foreground is a plowed field. Written on the bottom is, "About 1918".
Date: 1918
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

S.P. Depot in Orange, Texas

Description: Photograph of the S.P. train depot in Orange, Texas. On the left side of the frame is a pole and a horse-less buggy on a patch of grass. In front of the depot is another buggy and a man facing it. He is wearing a suit and a hat. In the background are trees and buildings. There is a sign on the depot that reads, "ORANGE".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Third Courthouse in Childress, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a mother and daughter riding in a buggy that is driven by one horse. In the background is the third courthouse of Childress, Texas. The horizon is barren but there are another building close to the courthouse as well as a long fence.
Date: November 1894
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

Houston Street Looking North in Ft. Worth, Texas c. 1907

Description: Photograph of Houston Street looking North in Ft. Worth, Texas. In the center of the street is a boy riding a bicycle between trolley tracks towards trolleys and horse-drawn buggies. On either side of the street are tall buildings with signs such as, "Lyric Theatre", "A.J. Anderson Co Gun Store" and "Hotel Melba". Lining the street are telephone and electric poles. This photo is dated 1907 or later because the Flatiron building, constructed in 1907 can be seen on the left.
Date: 1907~
Creator: Smith Photo Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Street Scene in Ft. Worth, Texas

Description: Photograph of a street scene in Ft. Worth, Texas. Inlaid in the brick road are trolley tracks and on the road are a few people and horse-drawn buggies. On either side of the road are large business buildings and sidewalks lined with railings. There is a sign on the left side of the road that reads, "Majestic Theatre, Moder Vaudeville, 2 Performances Daily." There are also many telephone and electric poles and wires.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Street Scene and Pool Hall in Ft. Worth, Texas

Description: Photograph of many horse-drawn buggies, including one with bales of hay stacked on it, and a tall tree in front of a two-story house. On the right side of the frame is a large building with "Havana Cigar" and "Pool Hall" painted on the side. Scattered throughout are telephone and electricity poles and wires and there are trolley tracks in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Max Goldfine and Wife During Oil Boom

Description: Photograph of Max Goldfine standing next to his wife. He is wearing denim pants and a button-up shirt and she is wearing a skirt, blouse, and apron. Behind them are two buggies pulled by six horses and six workers. Behind that are six oil spindletops and trees. Typed and taped on the bottom of the mat is, "Max Goldfine family in Orangefield during boom. They operated a dry goods store."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Street Scene in Ft. Worth, Texas

Description: Photograph of a dirt street with trolley tracks. The road is lined with businesses and electricity or telephone poles. In the street are several horse-drawn buggies.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Street Scene in Ft. Worth, Texas

Description: Photograph of a street scene in Ft. Worth, Texas. The street is full of horse-drawn buggies, a boy on a bicycle, and a trolley. Lining the street are electricity and telephone poles and tall commercial buildings. There is a sign on a building on the right side of the street that reads, "Ticket Office" and another that reads, "Hotel Worth".
Date: unknown
Creator: Smith Photo Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

7th Street Looking West, Ft. Worth, Texas

Description: Photograph of 7th Street looking West in Ft. Worth, Texas. On the right side of the street is the Farmers and Mechanics National Bank with a clock over its doorway and many tall buildings next to it. Inlaid in the brick road are trolley tracks and overhead are electricity and telephone poles. On the road are many old cars, a horse-drawn buggy, and people.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Street Scene in Ft. Worth, Texas

Description: Photograph of a street in Ft. Worth, Texas. The street is dirt and inlaid with trolley tracks with a trolley. On either side of the street are one and two-story commercial buildings with "Drug Store" painted on one of them. On the road are horse-drawn buggies and people. In the foreground are electric poles.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Street Scene in Ft. Worth, Texas

Description: Photograph of a street in Ft. Worth, Texas. The street is dirt and inlaid with trolley tracks. On either side of the street are two or three-story buildings with boardwalks and awnings. Lining the street are telephone and electric poles and wires and horse-drawn buggies. There are people, mostly men, on the street and boardwalk.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library