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[View of a Neighborhood]

Description: Photograph of a neighborhood with houses with large backyards and many trees. The houses are all wooden. The roads near the house are all dirt. Most likely this was an African American neighborhood in Austin.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Photograph of Holzkirchen Road]

Description: Photograph of a dirt road next to a wooden fence with mountains in the distance. A handwritten note on the back of the photo says "Taken at Holzkirchen. For the Alps in distance not too good. Needed a yellow filter."
Date: 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Rosenberg Main Street]

Description: Photograph of a dirt road cutting through the small but thriving town of Rosenberg. Several carts pulled by horses are tied outside of many business buildings.
Date: unknown
Creator: Schlueter, Houston
Partner: Fort Bend County Libraries

View of Higgins, Texas in 1905

Description: Photograph of street scene in Higgins, Texas in 1905. Depicted are several buildings lining a wide dirt road. In-between are many horse-drawn wagons and some people, including a man on a ladder in the foreground.
Date: 1905
Creator: Julian Born
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

[Postcard with a Photo of Two Battle Creek F. D. Vehicles]

Description: Postcard with an image of two of the vehicles used by the Battle Creek Fire Department in Battle Creek, Michigan. The car on the left is the fire chief's and holds four firemen, while the truck on the right is a combination chemical and hose engine, according to the note on the picture, and is holding around ten men. These two vehicles are traveling down a neighborhood street and the caption on the photo reads: "The Up-to-Date Fire Department - Battle Creek, Mich."
Date: [1909..1912]
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Vehicles and a Damaged Building After a Tornado]

Description: Photograph of a damaged two-story building after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas tornado. In front of the building is a trailer and large pole with a wire going to the ground. There are two old cars and an old truck on the left side of the frame; in the foreground is a dirt road that leads to the building.
Date: April 9, 1947
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

[Postcard with a View Looking Down a Road Between Trees]

Description: Postcard with a photograph of a view looking down "Lover's Lane" positioned underneath a grove of trees; the caption reads: "You had better bring Harry down here. What you think?" The note on the reverse side of the card reads: "Am having some joy - so sorry you would not ride with me Sunday. Lots of girls here. I leave tomorrow. At home about Sun./six."
Date: 1907-08-22?
Partner: Private Collection of Margay Welch

[People with a Horse and Car at a Dirt Road]

Description: Photograph of people standing at and near a dirt road. A black car with a yellow license plate sits in the dirt road with a man standing to the left of it. Off the road to the left, three people are around a horse. A younger person is in mid leap behind the horse.
Date: 1940
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[View of area in front of Cistercian School Buildings]

Description: Photograph of two partially visible, light-colored brick buildings connected by an L-shaped covered walkway with brick arches. There is a large tree in the middle of the courtyard created by the covered walkway. A dirt road cuts through the large grassy area in front of the buildings. On the back are a sticker and handwritten notes.
Date: unknown
Location Info:
Partner: Cistercian Preparatory School


Description: Patent for a mud scraper attachment for vehicles, which prevents mud from getting in the wheels of the vehicle on muddy dirt roads.
Date: November 17, 1908
Creator: Whitaker, Ira Paschal
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department