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[Railroad tracks and the Harvey House in Rosenberg, Texas]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the railroad tracks and the Harvey House in Rosenberg, Texas. The Harvey House is the two-story wooden building to far right of photo. Railroad tracks on right of photo. Another set of tracks in background. Dark painted buildings (one has a wooden platform built on top with a ladder leading to platform) on left of photo. Written in white at bottom right of photo: ROSENBERG, TEXAS. Houses in background. Scanned image and dimensions are of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Mamie Davis, A.P. George, and Jennie Jones]

Description: Photograph (copy) of a Mamie Davis, A.P. George, and Jennie Jones when they were young (before A.P. and Mamie were married). Davis is wearing a dark colored dress with two pins pinned on her chest. She has her long hair loose down her back and on her right shoulder. She has her left hand on a floral arrangement. George is wearing a three piece dark suit with white shirt and dark tie. Jones is wearing a Dark dress with buttons down the front to waist. She is seated in a chair. Scanned image and dimensions are of the copy.
Date: 1891
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Man standing next to a bull]

Description: Photograph (copy) of a man standing next to a bull. The man, wearing light colored pants, shirt and hat, is holding a cane in his left hand. He has his right hand on the back of the bull. An automobile can be seen in the right background. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Beasley Depot - The Macrenia Railroad]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the Beasley Depot. The depot was on the New York, Texas & Mexican Railway which was nicknamed the "Macaroni Line" since it was constructed largely by Italian immigrant workers. The railway was later purchased by the Southern Pacific Railroad. The depot is a one story wooden building painted with light colors and dark trim. A sign reads: BEASLEY on the east side of the building. Crowd of people are gathered outside of the building. A locomotive is seen on the far right of photo. Train tracks in foreground. Bottom of photo in white reads: Photo. By Congdon. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Interior of the depot in Rosenberg]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the interior of the depot in Rosenberg, Texas at the Southern Pacific and Santa FE Railroad (which was torn down about 1982). Three men are standing in the wooden interior of the building. Man on far left is wearing overalls and light shirt, light hat, and has his arms folded across his chest. Man in center is wearing an apron with light colored shirt, dark undershirt, and dark hat. He has his right hand on the back of a wooden chair. Man on left (next to a wood stove) is wearing light pants, dark jacket, white shirt and dark hat. Wooden table top in far left bottom corner. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Cotton Yard at Rosenberg, Texas]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the "Cotton Yard at Rosenberg, Texas" as written in white at the bottom of the photograph. Rows of cotton bales at center of photograph. A truck with trailer in front of the cotton bales. Train and tracks on right. Water tower in center background. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Moore House school room]

Description: Photograph of the Moore House school room (recent). Photo shows a long wooden table with books sitting on top. Fours chairs can be seen around table. A bell can be seen on top of a table in the background. Two windows in background to left and right of a fireplace with mirror on the ornate wooden mantle.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Rosenberg High School 1923 graduating class]

Description: (a) Photograph of the Rosenberg High School 1923 graduating class taken by Cordell, Houston (b) (as identified in white at bottom of photo). Thirteen class members seated in first row; thirteen members standing behind them. Vining in background. Potted plants in foreground. Class members have been identified on a sheet attached to the back of the photograph as from left to right, bottom row: Mr. Chernosky, Daniel Garrett, Charles L. Bailey, Lulu Van O'Bannion, Hildegarde Blume, Mrs. Jessie V. Grun (Donley), Bernice Hillyer, Dorothy Yates, Courtney Booth, Carolyn Stern, Josephine Cochran, Gus C. Yelderman, H. O. Schulz. Top row left to right: G. T. Bickley, A. O. Brubaker, Emma Fryfar (?), Pauline Lakey, Alma Giese, Ruby Newman, Macy Duty, Raymond Stern, Aileen Miller, Loraine Cummings, Laura Kovar, Ruby Mumaw, Taylor Ray.
Date: 1923
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Saloon in Kansas]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the interior of a saloon in Kansas that was demolished by Carry Nation. Smashed bottles on the floor, mirror to the bar is broken. Round sign in top, left corner says: ORIGINAL BUDWEISER IN BOTTLES (with the logo in the center). Photo is primarily taken of area between front bar and back. Scanned image is of the copy. Dimensions below are of copy.
Date: 1901
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Jane Long as an older woman]

Description: Photograph (copy) of Jane Long as an older woman. She is wearing a dark cape over lighter colored blouse with white lace trim at neckline. A pin is pinned on the lace at center of neckline. Long has dark hair pulled back in a bun. Original photo was of an oval. Scanned image is of the copy. Dimensions below are of copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[First Grade class of 1929 from Robert E. Lee School]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the First Grade class of 1929 from the Robert E. Lee School, in Rosenberg, Texas. Chalkboard sign in front of group reads: " Robert E. Lee School First Grade May 16, 1929. Miss Foerster. The teacher is standing in the back, center of group. She is wearing a light colored short sleeved dress. She has short dark hair, parted on the side. A brick building is in the background. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: May 16, 1929
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Aftermath of 1900 Galveston storm, debris surrounding a storm victim's body]

Description: Photo on cardboard mat. Planks of wood are scattered. A covered body is lying on top of a large wooden surface. An open box is at bottom, right corner of photo. Some building appear to be left standing in the background. Back of photo reads: NO-44. 20th & M1/2 St- At dawn Sept. - 9 1900, dead could be seen at every Turn.
Date: 1900
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Burned printing shop]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the burned printing shop that may have been on Fourth Street. Printing press on far left of photo. Five men and one boy (in short pants in foreground) at the burn site. Tall utility pole in center of photo. Brick building on left. Plaza Hotel (two-story white building) in center background. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Damage from storm of 1900 in Galveston]

Description: Photo on cardboard mat. Damage from storm of 1900 in Galveston. A group of men (11) are searching a pile of wooden rubble left behind after the storm. Back of photo reads: Galveston, Texas, October 7, 1900. APPEAL FOR THE HOMELESS OF GALVESTON. Does the evidence here portrayed bring to you a thought of the distressing need of Galveston's homeless survivors? Do you not feel that it is your duty to contribute your portion to the worthy work of procuring shelter and household goods for those who are now without shelter? Do you realize that a small sum from each sympathizer will aggregate an amount sufficient to meet this great and pressing need? All money should be remitted to MISS CLARA BARTON, President, American National Red Cross, Galveston, Texas. (Picture) No. 33 Remarks- Sunday morning getting out the dead
Date: 1900
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Aftermath of 1900 Galveston storm, locating storm victims]

Description: Photo on cardboard mat. Aftermath of 1900 Galveston storm. Wagon load of storm victims. Two men are walking behind the wagon. Wagon driver is standing up and holding reins to horses. Foreground shows wood debris. Large covered area in background. Back of photo reads: NO-26. On 22st & wharf 73 wagon loads of storm victims buried at Sea, on SEPT-10 1900 W.A. Green. Galveston, Texas.
Date: 1900
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Locomotive "Prosperity Special"]

Description: Photograph (copy) of the locomotive "Prosperity Special". Top of photo reads: Prosperity Special Visit Rosenberg, Texas. Trains can be seen along the tracks into the far distance. Crowds of people along the tracks. Buildings in far left background. Roof in bottom right. White building on right. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Fairview Café with a 1964 Ford]

Description: Colored Polaroid photograph of the Fairview Café with a 1964 Ford (green) car parked in front. The Café was located in the 3100 block , south side, of Avenue H in Rosenberg, Texas (the Fort Bend Federal Parking lot is now at this location). The Café is a white one story stucco building with red sign above entrance which proclaims: FAIRVIEW CAFÉ STEAKS SEA FOOD CHICKEN. Newspaper vending machines can be to the left on entrance. Back of photo has the Polaroid stamp. Fairview Café was built between 1932 and 1934 by Mr. Jess Ward and was later demolished in January 1979.
Date: 1964~
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Fairview Café]

Description: Colored photograph of the Fairview Café that was located in the 3100 block (south side) of Avenue H, in Rosenberg, Texas. Café sign above entrance to the white stucco building reads: FAIRVIEW CAFÉ. STEAKS - SEA FOOD- CHICKEN. Green car in bottom center of photo and blue and white car on far right of photograph. Back of photo has Polaroid stamp. Fairview Café was built between 1932 and 1934 by Mr. Jess Ward and was later demolished in January 1979.
Date: 1964~
Partner: Fort Bend Museum