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Heritage, 2007, Volume 2

Description: Quarterly publication containing articles related to the preservation of historic artifacts and sites in Texas. Feature articles discuss various aspects of Texas history and heritage, often highlighting museums and collections within the state. Also included are book reviews, current preservation news, and a listing of historical museums in Texas.
Date: 2007
Creator: Texas Historical Foundation
Partner: Texas Historical Foundation

[Harvey House located in Richmond]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the interior of the Harvey House located in Richmond, Texas. Back of photo in red reads: Mr. Studley, manager of Harvey House, Wife: Hazel (taught piano). Photo shows the row of wooden high back, swivel chairs around the marble top bar. The bar has several potted plants on it. Cash register and glass cigar case to left on bar. Hurricane lantern style lights hang from the ceiling. Edge of a table in far left corner. Scanned image and dimensions are of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Harvey House in Rosenberg, Texas]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the Harvey House in Rosenberg, Texas. Train tracks in front of the Harvey House , the two story wooden building, which is to the right of the photo. A man driving a horse and buggy can be seen approaching the Harvey House, Two women are standing in the foreground of the Harvey House. To far right, a set of wagon wheels and barrels. On left, small wooden buildings and a water tower can be seen. Printed in white in bottom right corner: ROSENBERG TEXAS. Scanned image and dimensions are of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Union Depot in Rosenberg in 1907]

Description: Obverse: Photograph of Union Depot Rosenberg Tex., 1907 written in red pencil ; reverse: POST CARD, Ella Bought in Rosenberg 1907, Charles E. Myers in ink. In background: water tower to the left of center, Harvey House to right, and train engine on tracks to far left. White or blank area at bottom.
Date: 1907
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Depot and the Harvey House]

Description: Photograph of the Depot and the Harvey House. Two-story wooden building with arched woodwork covered sidewalk. Several men are standing on sidewalk. On man to right of open breezeway is sweeping the sidewalk. Wagon on far left. Board walkway extends from foreground to railroad track in front of Harvey House. The print is mounted on a brown cardboard substrate which is broken on the corners, particularly the left top and bottom corners. Written in ink at bottom of cardboard: Depot and Harvey House Built in 1883; Razed In 1917, Ruby V. Rhodes. Back of photo in ink: Joe or Jon? Catron.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Railroad tracks and the Harvey House in Rosenberg, Texas]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the railroad tracks and the Harvey House in Rosenberg, Texas. The Harvey House is the two-story wooden building to far right of photo. Railroad tracks on right of photo. Another set of tracks in background. Dark painted buildings (one has a wooden platform built on top with a ladder leading to platform) on left of photo. Written in white at bottom right of photo: ROSENBERG, TEXAS. Houses in background. Scanned image and dimensions are of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Harvey House at the railroad station in Rosenberg]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the Harvey House at the railroad station in Rosenberg, Texas. The Harvey House is a two story wooden building with a covered sidewalk. View is of the northwest corner of building. A man is standing in front of the building on the sidewalk. Sign to left of a dark one-story wooden building reads: LUNCH ROOM FRED HARVEY. Railroad tracks in foreground. Scanned image and dimensions are of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Harvey House and the freight depot in Rosenberg]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the Harvey House and the freight depot in Rosenberg, Texas. The Harvey House is the two-story wooden building on right of photo. The freight depot is one-story wooden building on left with loaded wagons parked in front of it. Train tracks in foreground. Scanned image and dimensions are of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[The "Harvey Girls".]

Description: Postcard image of the "Harvey Girls". Photograph shows three women with dark hair pulled loosely up into a bun, wearing dark blouses with white skirts and bib fronts. They are standing on a wooden platform next to a wooden rail. Banana trees in background. Printed on back of postcard: "The Harvey Girls" Photo source Fred Harvey Produced by Beautyway, Box 87, Flagstaff, AZ 86002 20 Co-Producer Fred Harvey. Fred Harvey acquired the title "civilizer of the West" after 1876 with his series of restaurants and hotels along western railroads with vaired foods and excellent service. The foundation for his reputation was the "Harvey Girls, " models of virtue, who were recruited in the East at ages 18 to 30, trained carefully, paid $17.50 per month plus tips and room and board. Here, three waitresses pose at Rosenberg, Texas.
Date: 1880
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Crowd Gathered Outside of the Harvey House]

Description: Photograph of a crowd gathered outside of the Harvey House in Rosenberg, Texas. The Harvey House is the two story wooden building seen in the top right corner of photo. People are sitting on the covered sidewalk roof on the second floor, and all along the wooden platform outside of the building. A group of African-American men are sitting and standing in bottom right corner of photo. A tank train car can be seen on the left. Toward center of photo in white print: Rosenberg. Texas.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum