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[Third Anderson County Courthouse]

Description: Copy print of the third Anderson County Courthouse in Palestine, Texas. It is a two-story brick building with stone accents and a taller tower on one corner. A gazebo is visible on the grounds, to the right, and several unidentified people are standing near one corner of the building. The words "Court House, Palestine, Texas" are written across the top of the image.
Date: [1885..1916]
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[1st Postmaster]

Description: 1st postmaster: J.J. Moon. Photo circa 1880: Henrietta, Texas.
Date: 1880~
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Colonel George R. Howard]

Description: Colonel George Robert Howard was born on June 6, 1818. He married Cornelia Cox and they came to Palestine from Tennessee in 1849. Given the title of Colonel when he organized a company of men during the Civil War, he later served in the Texas Legislature, held several county offices and was Mayor of Palestine from 1886-1887. Colonel Howard was an active merchant in Palestine and in 1855 his store was located on the east side of the courthouse square. Their home, now referred to as “The Howard House” by local residents, is located at 1101 N. Perry Street. It was built in 1851 on land deeded to Colonel Howard from Judge Reuben Reeves on August 17, 1850. He died on December 28, 1900 and is buried in the Old section of the Palestine City Cemetery.
Date: 1886
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Jane Pells]

Description: Photograph of Jane Pells. This photo was included in the Pells-Trotter collection of photos and memorabilia which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1887
Creator: Bailey Photography
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Palestine Texas]

Description: This is a photo of Front Street (now known as Spring Street) which runs along the railroad tracks in Palestine, Texas. It was taken about 1880.
Date: 1880~
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Doctor]

Description: Photo of Dr. and Mrs. S.G. Bittick. Photo circa 1885: Henrietta, Texas.
Date: 1885~
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[J.P. Earle Home]

Description: J.P. Earle Home. Photo taken in 1888: Henrietta, Texas.
Date: 1888
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Clay County Court House]

Description: Clay County Court House. Photo taken in 1884: Henrietta, Texas.
Date: 1884
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Dr. A.B. Edwards]

Description: Dr. A.B. Edwards. Photo taken in 1880: Henrietta, Texas.
Date: 1880
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Knights of Pythias Bandmaster]

Description: Knights of Pythias Bandmaster: C.B. Hilburn. Photo taken in 1882: Henrietta, Texas.
Date: 1882
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Longhorn Herd]

Description: Longhorn herd. Photo taken in 1888: North of Henrietta, Texas.
Date: 1888
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

Henrietta Street - Horse Race

Description: Harness (horse) racing through a street in Henrietta around 1885.
Date: 1885
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[B.F. Yantis Mill]

Description: B.F. Yantis Mill. Photo circa 1880. Henrietta, Texas.
Date: 1880~
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Henrietta First School House]

Description: Henrietta first school house. Teacher of the first school house was W.F. "Babe" Cobb. Photo taken circa 1880: Henriettal, Texas.
Date: 1880~
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[W.A. Roundtree]

Description: W.A. Roundtree playing the violin while sitting. Picture circa 1885 in Henrietta, Texas.
Date: 1885~
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Judge W.B. Plemons Family]

Description: Judge W.B. Plemons and family.
Date: 1880~
Creator: Marable, M.M. (Matthew M.)
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Harrison Schwend]

Description: Photo of Harrison Schwend who was a peace officer in Henrietta and Wichita Falls for 30 years and died in Henrietta in 1924. Picture circa 1885: Henrietta, Texas.
Date: 1885~
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Rev. S.E. Moore Family]

Description: Rev. S.E. Moore Family: Frank, Lillie, Lottie, Ollie, Rev. S.E. Moore, Mamie, Marvin, Marry Capps Moore, Will, Edna, and Robert Moore. Photo circa 1880: Shannon, Texas.
Date: 1880~
Partner: Clay County Historical Society