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Downtown Street Scene

Description: Copy photograph of two images of a downtown street scene during the Abilene Centennial Celebration. In the left image, a group of people walk below several strings of flags that stretch between the rooftops of the buildings lining the street. In the right image, a group of people walk through downtown Abilene.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Downtown Maypole Dancing

Description: Copy negative of a crowd in 1914 downtown Abilene. There are three groups of people maypole dancing. The group is surrounded by an audience.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men with Commercial Truck

Description: Copy negative of three men with a commercial ice truck for Abilene Ice Co. Two of the men are Olen Stevens and Virgil Bobston and the third is unknown. They are parked in city streets and buildings are visible in the background, including the Clinton Building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Christmas in Downtown Orange]

Description: Photograph of an evening Christmas celebration in Orange. There is a large number of people walking in the street and the street lamps are decorated with garland.
Date: unknown
Creator: Richard Poland
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Boys in Canoe During Flood]

Description: Photograph of two boys on the back of a canoe during the 1915 flood in Port Arthur. Water from the flood is about knee-deep, and there are groups of people in the background around a building. The caption on the bottom dates the scene August 18th, 1915. The back of the photograph is a postcard.
Date: August 15, 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Street During Flood]

Description: Photograph of a street in downtown Port Arthur during a flood. The picture is taken from the middle of the street, and the water is up to the doors and windows of the stores. A few people can be seen in the distance. The back of the photograph is a postcard.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Downtown street scene]

Description: Black and white photograph of downtown Georgetown showing buildings and Model-T cars parked on a dirt road. In the distance one car is being driven on the road.
Date: 19uu
Creator: Atlee, Luis W.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[Procter Street to KCS Depot]

Description: Photograph of east Port Arthur, TX. Downtown Port Arthur is in the lower left corner. Pleasure Island is on the far right. A ship is sailing west through the Sabine-Neches Canal. A multitude of cars are driving on the streets of downtown. The Jefferson County Sub-Courthouse is visible in the lower right corner.
Date: unknown
Creator: Everett, James
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[Aerial of Woodrow Wilson Junior High School]

Description: Photograph of downtown Port Arthur, TX and Woodrow Wilson Junior High School. Behind the town and school are the Sabine-Neches Canal and Sabine Lake. A ship is sailing by the junior high on the canal.
Date: unknown
Creator: Everett, James
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[Proctor Street to KCS Depot]

Description: Photograph of downtown Port Arthur, TX. Proctor Street runs down the middle of the downtown area. Cars are parked at the sides of the street. At the end of Proctor is the Kansas City Southern Railroad Depot.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[Downtown Water Tower]

Description: Photograph of a water tower in downtown Port Arthur. In the foreground, there are cars on streets, and parked cars in parking lots. In the background, there are buildings; the building directly behind the water tower is identified as the city garage. The water tower was building in 1938 and holds 300,000 gallons.
Date: 1970~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[Mandel Furniture Store]

Description: Photograph of Mandel Furniture Company in downtown Port Arthur, TX. A mailbox is on the sidewalk to the store's right. Several parking meters are on the street in front of the store. Hall's Clothing is to the left.
Date: unknown
Creator: Everett, James
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library