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[Downtown Rosenberg, Texas]

Description: Photograph of downtown Rosenberg, Texas. Brick building of the City Drug Store is seen on the left side of street. City Bakery is the next building, and a restaurant can be seen also. A horse and buggy is hitched to the business in the foreground on left. Person (with hat, facing away from camera) riding a bicycle in foreground also. Water tower can be seen in background at end of street.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Cotton Yard at Rosenberg, Texas]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the "Cotton Yard at Rosenberg, Texas" as written on the bottom of the photo in white. The yard was at the depot and Avenue F. Rows of cotton bales on a wooden platform. A tin storage roof to the right. A two story white building in left background. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Fire in the Eagle Café building in Rosenberg]

Description: Photograph (copy) of a fire in the Eagle Café building in Rosenberg, Texas. This photo was taken of the northeast corner of the building as the firemen fight the fire at night. Eagle Café sign still visible at the north west corner of the building. Smoke can be seen billowing from the roof of the building. Crowd of people can be seen in the street watching the fire. Hoses run through the center of the street (highly visible in the dark). Scanned image and dimensions are of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Ice plant in Rosenberg, Texas]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the ice plant in Rosenberg, Texas as written in white on left of photo. The photo shows three men standing in front of cylindrical shaped tanks. Man on left is wearing dark pants, white shirt and dark hat. Man in center is wearing a dark suit with white shirt. Man on right, with arms across his chest, is wearing dark pants, light shirt (sleeves rolled up to elbows) with suspenders. Two women and three children to far left of photo (two of the children are standing on a block of ice). Scanned image and dimensions are of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Eagle Café in Rosenberg, Texas]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the exterior of the Eagle Café in Rosenberg, Texas after a fire. Building has no glass in windows, roof is destroyed. A military jeep and a black automobile are parked in front of building. Top of an automobile in bottom right corner of photo. Scanned image and dimensions are of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Firefighters fighting a fire at the Eagle Café]

Description: Photograph (copy) of firefighters fighting a fire at the Eagle Café in Rosenberg, Texas. Photo is of the north west corner of building. A crowd has gathered around to watch the fire. Eagle Café sign seen at corner of street. The two story stucco and wood building has smoke coming out of the windows. Hoses in foreground. Scanned image and dimensions are of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Vogelsang's Saloon in Rosenberg, Texas]

Description: Photograph of the interior of the Vogelsang's Saloon in Rosenberg, Texas. Man (with eyeglasses) in white shirt and dark tie who is also wearing an apron and woman with dark hair wearing a dark dress are both behind the wooden bar. One man with a cigarette in his left hand, is leaning against the bar with his foot on a pipe rail. Two men standing beside him (each holding a beverage) wearing light colored pants and dark jackets. Edge of table in bottom left corner. Partial view of glass case in bottom right corner. Photograph is mounted on a white cardboard substrate. Cardboard is warped.
Date: 1925
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Vogelsang's General Merchandise Store in Rosenberg, Texas]

Description: Photograph of the Vogelsang's General Merchandise Store in Rosenberg, Texas. Two story brick building with sign at top that reads: L. A. Vogelsang Dealer in General Merchandise. Also reads: Buggies and Harness just below windows of second story. Large crowd is gathered around the front of the building. A wooden platform can be seen under the covered sidewalk. Cochran Bros. Co. is located to the right of the photo. Photograph is mounted on a gray matte. Matte has darker gray thin, medium, and thick lines around perimeters. Matte is bent across bottom. Image dimensions are: 20.7 cm X 15.3 cm
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Brenner Blacksmith Shop in Rosenberg, Texas]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the Brenner Blacksmith Shop in Rosenberg, Texas that stood in the 1800 block of Avenue H. Information was written in pencil on back of photo. Shop is a wooden one story building with a covered front entrance. Four thick round posts support the porch roof. A wagon wheel is hanging on the post to the left. Three men are standing to the left of photo (man in middle is holding a horse). Man in a wagon pulled by two dark colored mules on far right. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Eagle Café located at Third and Avenue F Streets]

Description: Photograph copy of the Eagle Café located at Third and Avenue F Streets in Rosenberg, Texas. Two-story brick building with a covered sidewalk area. Sign on sidewalk reads: Homemade Ice Cream. There is a man leaning against (into window of) an automobile (has his right foot on running board). Another automobile is partially seen in the left corner. Photo is tilted to the right.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Eagle Café in Rosenberg, Texas. "Clearance Sale" sign next door.]

Description: Photograph copy of the Eagle Café in Rosenberg, Texas. Photo taken at Third Street at Avenue F, looking south. Businesses visible are: Eagle Café, The Texas Tailors, and the Manhattan Café. Signs visible at the Eagle Café: Fresh Bread Daily, Pan Caliente Cigarettes, Home Made Ice Cream, Bread Hot - Cigarettes - and Sodas Ice Cream, Dixie Maid Milk - Bread. Sign at The Texas Tailors reads: Cleaning and Pressing. This information was typed on the back of the photo. Photo is of the northeast corner of the Eagle Café. Two men on sidewalk near Café entrance. A man is leaning (foot on the running board) into the window of an automobile in the foreground. Four other automobiles visible. Large CLEARANCE SALE sign at one unidentified business.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Main Street in Rosenberg, Texas]

Description: Photograph (appears to be a copy) of Main Street in Rosenberg, Texas taken by Schlueter. On left the "Palace Hotel" can be seen. On the right: "City Bakery" and a restaurant are visible. The street has many horses and buggies on both sides. A horse and buggy in center of street (pulled by white or gray horse), and in the foreground is a little boy (dressed in dark knickers with jacket and hat) walking with his back to the camera. Blurred image of a dog on the right side of street. Back of photo has sticker with typed: 3rd St. Rosenberg, Texas Looking South. M. Wallace.
Date: 1890
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Third Street in Rosenberg, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a newspaper clipping of muddy Third Street in Rosenberg, Texas. Man in dark suit and dark hat is standing with hands on hips to mid-right of street. Three men are standing near the City Bakery on the right and a horse and buggy is on left side of the street. Child with adults on covered sidewalk on left.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum