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Orange Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Orange County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, canals, and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:118,518] (2000 varas to 9/16 of an inch).
Date: 1921
Creator: McDonald, H. F. & Giles, J. Bascom
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Kichimatsu Kishi]

Description: Photograph of Kichimatsu Kishi, a Japanese businessman who founded a 3500- acre rice colony at Terry, Texas in 1908 on the Southern Pacific Railroad between Orange and Beaumont.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Toki Kishi]

Description: Photograph of Tobi Kishi standing near a building with flowers growing nearby. She wears a dress.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Japanese Group Portrait]

Description: Photograph of a group of Japanese, Kichimatsu Kishi is in the middle row, second from left, wearing glasses. Most of the people are dressed in western clothing but one woman wears a traditional kimono.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Evergreen Cemetary, Brown Mausoleum

Description: Photograph of the Brown Mausoleum in Evergreen Cemetery. There is a tent set up next to the mausoleum and covering other graves. Two large headstones are beside the tent. There are trees and other headstones in the background.
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

Evergreen Cemetary, Brown Mausoleum

Description: Photograph of the Brown Mausoleum next to an upright tent in the Evergreen Cemetery. Behind the tent and the mausoleum are several headstones and and tall pine trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Dr. S.M. Brown Residence

Description: Photograph of Dr. S.M. Brown's residence. The house is one-story with a front porch and a large white picket fence surrounding the house and the tree-filled yard. In the foreground is tall grass and puddles. In the lower right-hand corner are railroad tracks. Written on the photograph is, "Dr S.M. Brown Res. Front St. To Freight Depot, To Adams Bayou."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Young Man in Suit with Chair

Description: Studio portrait of a young man wearing a suit with a vest, pocket watch, and large white bow tie. He is standing with his left hand on a wooden chair in front of him. There is a fake backdrop behind him with flowers on it. Printed on the bottom border is, "Dr. W.E. Handler, Orange, Tex."
Date: unknown
Creator: Handler, W.E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Holland Tailor Shop

Description: Photograph of the interior of the Holland Tailor Shop at 612 Fourth Street in Orange, Texas. Five men are in the shop. One man is being measured. There are bolts of fabric and illustration of men's suits on the walls. On the back of the photo it states that Harry Merrill is the man taking measurements.
Date: 1917
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Fuji Kishi, wife of Kichimatsu Kishi]

Description: Photograph of Fuji Kishi, wife of Kichimatsu Kishi. She came with her husband to Texas in 1908. He was the owner of a 3500-acre rice colony in Terry, Texas between Beaumont and Orange. She wears a string of pearls around her neck and a lace collar on her dress.
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. On the left side of the photograph and in the background are headstones and trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Family Portrait

Description: Family portrait of Mr. H.J. Lutcher, Mr. W.H. Stark, Mrs. H.J. Lutcher (Frances Ann), Mrs. W.H. Starks, and H.J.L. Starks. The two women are seated and wearing white blouses and dark skirts. The two men stand behind the women, one has a mustache and the other has a large beard. Standing in the center is a young laughing boy. The wallpapered wall behind them has three framed paintings hanging on it. There is a lamp on the left side of the frame. Written on the photograph are circled numbers corresponding to their names on the back of the photo.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Mrs. William Stark

Description: Studio photograph of Mrs. William Stark. She is wearing a black lace dress with a high collar. Her hair is dark and pulled back.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Robert B. Goree

Description: Photograph of Robert B. Goree from the bust up. He is wearing a dark suit with a vest and a bow tie. At the bottom of the photograph are the words, "Wilson & Parks, Navasota, Texas".
Date: unknown
Creator: Wilson & Parks
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

William Stark

Description: Studio photograph of William Stark. He is wearing a suit with a dark vest and plaid bow tie. He has very short dark hair and a dark, very long mustache and beard.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

E.W. Bancroft and Dog

Description: Photograph of E.W. Bancroft wearing a white long-sleeved shirt and hat. He is bending over with his hands on a dog. In the background is a leafy tree, fence, and house.
Date: 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Boy in Knicker Suit and Tie

Description: Photograph of a young man wearing a suit with knickers, jacket, necktie and collared shirt. His hair is parted on the side and slicked back. He is standing on a rug in front of a fake backdrop.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Carl Bancroft's Baseball Team

Description: Photograph of a baseball team in uniform and their coach. All of the players are wearing uniforms with the letters "YMA" on the chest, baseball caps and belts. Some of the men are holding baseball gloves. Five men are seated and six are standing and a man in a dark jacket is standing behind them. Five baseball bats are in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Old Bancroft Building in Orange, Texas

Description: Photograph of the old Bancroft in Orange, Texas. The building is two-stories tall and there is a crowd of people gathered around it. There are people above the awning hanging a banner and a man in a suit and tall hat is walking on the right side of the frame. In the foreground are people's shadows.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Mrs. Eugene Bancroft and Dog

Description: Photograph of Mrs. Eugene Bancroft. She is wearing a long dark skirt with a long-sleeved white blouse. Her hair is white and pulled back. She is looking down at a dog with a collar. She is standing on a walkway in front of a house that has a stoop and screen door. On the right side of the frame is a tree.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum