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J.O. Sims House

Description: Photograph of J.O. Sims two-story house. The house is surrounded by other houses, sheds, trees and telephone poles.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Three Women with an Umbrella

Description: Photograph of three friends in long-sleeved dresses sitting on a mowed lawn with an umbrella. The girl in the center is wearing a checkered dress. In the background is a wooden fence, several trees, a telephone pole and large houses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Evergreen Cemetary, Brown Mausoleum

Description: Photograph of an upright tent next to the Brown Mausoleum in Evergreen Cemetery. Beside, in front of, and beneath the tent are headstones, one with a small Virgin Mary. In the background is a chain link fence behind which is a pine tree and telephone pole.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Man Diving from Flag Tower

Description: Photograph of a crowd with a saddled horse watching a man dive off of a large flag tower. In the background are two-story buildings and a telephone pole.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Armistice Day Parade, Orange, Texas

Description: Photograph of an Armistice Day Parade in Orange, Texas. There is a large crowd holding a large American flag. In the bottom right hand corner is a tin roof and on the left hand side is a building under construction and a telephone pole. Written across the top is, "Nov. 11th 1918 Orange Tex".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Aerial View of South Booker

Description: Aeiral view photograph of South Booker, Texas. There are five dirt roads and at least nine buildings along the roads. Stretching on into the background is a long expanse of flat land.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

E.W. and Carl Bancroft

Description: Photograph of E.W. Bancroft and his son, Carl M. Bancroft standing on a grassy curb in front of an old automobile. E.W. Bancroft is wearing a dark suit with a vest, necktie and hat. Carl Bancroft is wearing a navy uniform with a hat. Behind the car are telephone poles and wires, a tree and a house.
Date: December 1917
Creator: Fox Company
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Destroyed Hurley Building in Ft. Worth, Texas

Description: Photograph of the Hurley Building in Ft. Worth, Texas on fire and crumbling. The building was several stories tall and is surrounded by large piles of debris and telephone wires. Two strong streams of water on directed at building. There are other buildings and a church on the surrounding streets.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Thompson's Sanitarium in Ft. Worth, Texas

Description: Photograph of the Thompson's Sanitarium in Ft. Worth, Texas. The building is white with a very large white porch and pillars. It is surrounded by an iron fence, a sidewalk and tall trees. In the foreground is a telephone pole, wires and a dirt street.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Worth Hotel in Ft. Worth, Texas in 1905

Description: Photograph of the Worth Hotel in Ft. Worth, Texas. The buiding is five stories tall with arched windows and awnings and a store with display windows on the bottom floor. The sign in front of the store reads, "August's" and a sign further down the sidewalk reads, "Hotel Worth". In the foreground are telephone poles and wires.
Date: 1905
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Hanging on Front Street in Orange, Texas

Description: Photograph of a hanging on Front Street in Orange, Texas. On the left side of the frame is a tree next to a storefront from which a man is hanging from one of the limbs. On the ground are several men and boys, some in hats and vests. Across the street are more buildings and a boardwalk with a sign that reads, "Saloon". On the right side of the frame is a train and railroad tracks that lead into the foreground. Typed across the top of the photograph is, "Hanging on Front about turn of century either fourth or fifth."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

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

Debris and Houses After Tornado

Description: Photograph of a large pile of wooden boards and a group of houses after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. In the foreground is a fallen telephone pole and the ground is covered with boards.
Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McCurry, J.W.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Crowd Waiting on U.S. Navy Torpedo Boats

Description: Photograph of a large crowd with many children on the waterfront waiting for the U.S. Navy Torpedo Boats to arrive in Orange, Texas in 1910. Most of the crowd wears hats and some carry umbrellas. In the foreground is an American Flag. In the background are telephone poles, fences, large buildings and trees.
Date: 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Flooded Henderson Street

Description: Photograph of a flooded Henderson Street. On the right side of the frame are four houses underwater with porches and awnings. There is a boat with people in it on the left side of the frame. In the background is a tall two-story building and telephone poles. Written across the bottom of the photograph is, "Henderson St.".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Collapsed House After Tornado

Description: Photograph of a collapsed house after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. In the foreground is a fallen wall with debris and a bed frame on top of it. Two figures are digging through the debris on the right side of the frame. In the background are trees and a telephone pole.
Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McCurry, J.W.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

The Deweyville Sawmill

Description: Photograph of eleven men standing in front of the Deweyville Sawmill. All of the men are wearing button-up shirts and some are wearing jackets, ties, vests, sweaters, boots and hats. There are piles of lumber, buildings, and small bridges with telephone poles and wires behind them. Typed across the top of the mat is, "DEWEYVILLE SAWMILL - The original Deweyville sawmill was built in 1898, by Sabine Tram Co. and sold to Peavy Moore in 1918. The Newton Lumber Co. bought it in 1942. It was destroyed by fire in 1944."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Dog and Duck Under Bush After Tornado

Description: Photograph of a dog and a duck underneath a bush after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. There is debris scattered all over the ground. In the background are leaning telephone poles.
Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Fire Department and Firemen

Description: Photograph of four firemen standing on or beside two firetrucks. They are wearing button-up short-sleeve shirts with pants and boots. On the doors of the trucks are the words, "Orange Fire Dept. 15". The word, "Pierce" is on the front of the truck within a circle. The trucks are parked in front of two garages of the fire department. The words, "Central Fire" are on top of the garage doors. In the background is a domed roof, treetops, and telephone poles. Typed across the bottom of the mat is, "LATEST PUMPERS - Modern lime green pumpers are the latest additions to the Orange Fire Department. Newer equipment now used by firefighters is in marked contrast to 1900."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Shrine Parade

Description: Photograph of the Shrine Parade in Orange, Texas. Two men on horses are riding through the center of the street with a marching band behind them. Many people and children are lining the street and two people hold bicycles. In the background are trees and a large two-story building with an awning and banners.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Theodore Roosevelt Visiting Ft. Worth, Texas

Description: Three photographs stitched together showing an enormous crowd gathered to greet President Theodore Roosevelt in front of the Texas and Pacific Railway Station. The crowd contains men and women, all wearing hats. The men wear suits and the women wear dresses or blouses and skirts. The train station is on the left side of the frame and on the right side, in the background, are several buildings including a drug store, a pharmacy, and a saloon. People are seated on rooftops and telephone poles. Throughout the photograph are telephone and electricity poles and on the far left side of the photograph is a train.
Date: 1905
Creator: Swartz, C.L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Ft. Worth Cityscape, 1920s

Description: Photograph of the Ft. Worth cityscape in the 1920s. The photograph shows, from left to right, the Neil P. Anderson Building, City Hall, Star-Telegram Building, W.C. Stripling Company Building, Burk Burnett Building, Carnegie Library, W.T. Waggoner Building, First National Bank Building, Texas State Bank Building, F. and M. Bank Building, Flatiron Building, and the Texas Hotel. City Hall has a tall clock tower, the Carnegie Library has a rooftop balcony, the flatiron building has a rooftop water tower and a fire escape and in the foreground are tall trees and telephone wires.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Uniformed Mexican Man with Children

Description: Photograph of a young Mexican man in a uniform standing with a a small girl in a dress and a small boy in a poncho. On the right side of the frame are several men standing in the street and on the left side of the frame is a water-filled street and a bus. In the background are lamp posts and telephone wires.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Brahman Cattle and Corrals

Description: Photograph of several corrals including one filled with Brahman cattle. In the background is a mountain and telephone poles.
Date: c. 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum