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[Advertisement Setup #1]

Description: Photograph of an advertisement setup featuring a stove and refrigerator among other things. There is a lamp at the top, brick wall behind the setup, and signs with pictures in the front. The prominent word in the picture is "Crawford." Back of photo reads, "Dismukes Plumbing Co."
Date: 1928
Partner: Edison Museum

[Advertisement Setup #2]

Description: Photograph of an advertisement setup featuring cartoon women and kitchen appliances. The floor is checkered. Also visible are lamps on the top and the words, "Crawford Radio", "This style range to be given away at Men's Cooking School by Port Arthur Electric Cookery Council", "buy now", and "Member of Port Arthur Electric Cookery Council". Back of photo reads, "Electric Specialty Co".
Date: 1926~/1931~
Partner: Edison Museum

[Sears Store]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of a Sears Catalog Store on Main Street in Downtown Georgetown, Texas. There is a truck parked on the street outside.
Date: unknown
Partner: Georgetown Historical Society

[Men Standing With Gas Ranges]

Description: Photograph of four men standing with gas ranges inside a store, from People's Gas Co. The men are wearing suits and ties, and are looking towards the camera. There is one black gas range on the left, and one white one in the middle of the photograph. There is a stamp on the back from Papson's Studio.
Date: unknown
Creator: Papson's Studio
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Men Standing With Gas Ranges and Fireplace]

Description: Photograph of seven men standing inside a People's Gas Company room with gas ranges and a fireplace. They are wearing suits and ties, and standing in a line facing the camera. The gas ranges say Oriole on the front, and one is black and one is white. The fireplace is in the center of the photograph in front of the group of men and it is black. There is a Papson' Studio stamp on the back of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Creator: Papson's Studio
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Photograph of the Vapo Butane Co. Building]

Description: Photograph of the Vapo Butane Co. building. The location is not given. The front of the store is all windows, and there are a number of gas appliances in side, including heaters, ovens, hot water heaters, and a grill. There is a neon sign on top of the building that says "Vapo Butane Co."
Date: unknown
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of Two Stores in Fredericksburg]

Description: Negative of two stores in Fredericksburg, Texas. The store on the left is the Reeh Butane Co. The sign in the window says "Reeh Butane Co. Sales, Appliances, Service," and there are propane tanks inside. The sign hanging above the entrance says "Arco Reeh Butane Inc." The store on the right is the W. K. Electric & Refrigeration Inc. Both stores are in two-story buildings that are connected. There are parking meters along the street in front.
Date: unknown
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of the Vapo Butane Company Building]

Description: Negative of the Vapo Butane Company in Fredericksburg, Texas. The store is in a white brick building with a glass storefront, and gas appliances, such as ovens and hot water heaters, are visible inside. There is a large neon sign on top that says "Vaop Butane Co." There is a bird house on a tall pole in front of the building.
Date: unknown
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of the Vapo Butane Company Building]

Description: Negative of the Vapo Butane Company building in Fredericksburg, Texas. It is a small building with a neon sign on top that says Vapo Butane Co. There are some gas appliances, such as stoves, heaters, and a grill, inside. There is a bird house on a tall pole in front of the building.
Date: unknown
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Henson Hotel - 211-221 South Main Street]

Description: Photograph of a long two story storefront with suspended awning, barber pole, and signs reading Rio Loans, Loans, WIPFF'S Furniture & Appliance, and WIPFF'S Furniture and Appliance Sales Services.Two people are walking along the sidewalk where there are parking meters and cars parked on the street.
Date: 1976
Location Info:
Partner: Val Verde County Historical Commission