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"The Old Calder Place"

Description: Photograph mounted on cardboard mat (with swirling pattern framing top, right, and left) of "The Old Calder Place" was located at the corner of 6th and Jackson where the Court House Annex now stands. Two story wood home with dark shutters. Brick fireplaces seen on the east and west sides of house. Picket fence around house. Trees on either side of house. Utility pole on far right. Pencil description on back of photo.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[The Baker and Hirsch Store, Richmond, Texas.]

Description: Photograph of the Baker and Hirsch Store, Richmond, Texas. Photo is mounted on cardboard. Photo has people on right, and horses and buggies on left. Train tracks in foreground. The store in the background is a one-story wood building. Photo has many stained spots across it. It top left corner there is a blank area. Cardboard mat has tear in top right corner (piece missing). Ink writing across bottom of mat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Jackson Street, Richmond, Texas.]

Description: Photograph of Jackson Street, Richmond, Texas. Gulf Dealer service station sign in top, left of photo. Garage on right side. Ink writing on back.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[The National Hotel in Richmond, Texas.]

Description: Postcard image of the National Hotel in Richmond, Texas. Northwest corner of building. Car is parked under a lone tree in front of the hotel. Corner of Morton and 3rd Streets.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Public School in Richmond]

Description: Postcard image of the Public School, Richmond, Texas. Two and a half story brick building. Group of people are standing near the northeast corner of the building. A person is leaning out of the middle, bottom story window.
Date: 1911
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Richmond looking east along Morton Street]

Description: Postcard of scene of downtown Richmond, looking east along Morton Street. Circa 1912/1913.Daily-Levy Store on right. Automobiles parked on the side of the street can be seen in the bottom left corner of photo. Blurred image of a man walking on sidewalk in bottom right of photo.
Date: 1912
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Downtown Richmond looking east along Morton Street]

Description: Copy print of the scene of downtown Richmond, looking east along Morton Street. Automobiles parked in left corner of photo. Blurred image of man walking on sidewalk to the right of the photo. Fire hydrant in right corner of photo also.
Date: 1912
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Richmond County Jail]

Description: Postcard image of the Richmond County Jail. Two story brick building with bars over windows. Postcard has two wagons in far right corner. Four mules (one with rider) in foreground. Three people are standing in doorway to bottom right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Richmond, Texas under snow]

Description: Photo mounted on cardboard. Richmond, Texas looking East from the top of the court house on Morton Street. Ground and buildings are covered with snow. Jane Long Boarding House in foreground on right. Ed Priester Baker, Confectioner, and Groceries is located in center of photo.
Date: 1892
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Postcard image of a two and a half story Richmond home]

Description: Postcard image of a Richmond home. Two and a half story, white, wooden house with porch on northwest corner. White picket fence with scalloped design in front of house. Tree branches in front yard have been cut. Partial view of utility pole on far left.
Date: 1900
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Building on the corner of Fourth and Morton Streets]

Description: Photograph (copy) of a building on the corner of Fourth and Morton Streets in Richmond, Texas. The two story brick building has a sign "Drug Store" (a horse is tied to the post of the sign) on the northeast corner of the building. Eight men are standing in front of the building. Men are sitting or standing near the four front windows on the second floor of the building. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Courthouse in Richmond]

Description: Postcard image of the Courthouse. Richmond, Texas. Four small trees are staked in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Louis Priester home in Richmond, Texas in 1908.]

Description: Postcard image of Louis Priester home in Richmond, Texas in 1908. One story wood home with porch along front and side. Picket fence in front of house. Tree in far left of photo. Ink label at top of photo.
Date: 1908
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Downtown Richmond during 1899 flood]

Description: Photographic print mounted on cardboard. View of downtown Richmond looking northeast from the top of the courthouse (Morton St. between 4th and 5th). County bridge in left background, railroad bridge in right background. Businesses pictured along Railroad Street include Austin's Exchange Saloon, Brady Bros. Bakery and Grocery, F.L. Barnes Restaurant, Baker and Hirsch Grocery, I. Ditch Dry Goods.
Date: 1899
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Crowd gathered in downtown Richmond]

Description: Photographic print mounted on cardboard. Crowd gathered in downtown Richmond at Railroad Street (looking toward New Bayou Bridge) during 1899 Flood to watch departure of funeral party by boats. Large pool of water in foreground
Date: 1899
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Rosenberg Public School]

Description: Obverse: Photograph of Rosenberg Public School Tex., E.W. Cumins Drugs, Lillie & Ella April 27, 1907 written in ink; reverse: POST CARD, Charles E. Myers in ink. The school building is a white, wooden, two story building with enclosed addition above the front porch. The school is enclosed by a wooden fence.
Date: April 27, 1907
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Morton Street in Richmond, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a house on Morton Street in Richmond, Texas. Two-story white house with front porch that extends only partially across front of house. Porch has ornate wooden posts and low porch railing. Two windows on porch have shutters extending the length of the windows. Screen door to right of porch. Large crepe myrtle on left of photo. Large Tree on left. Sidewalk in foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Jane Long School in 1947]

Description: Postcard image of Jane Long School, Richmond, TX. One story brick building with flagpole in center of front sidewalk. Large tree to right and left of photo.
Date: 1947
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Colorado County

Description: Map of Colorado County, Texas, including the Prairies and Lakes region. The roads to San Felipe, to Brazoria, and to Richmond, Texas are shown on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1841
Creator: Upshur, Horace L.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

[Lamar Monument]

Description: Postcard image of the Lamar Monument. In memory of first President of Texas. Richmond, Texas. Same as 1971.075.001i.
Date: 1947
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fort Bend Museum