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[Main Street in Needville, Texas.]

Description: Photograph of Main Street in Needville, Texas. Dry Goods, Notions Store to far right of photo. Boy wearing a hat in center of street, automobile behind him. Automobiles parked on both side of the street. Wagon and horse on far left. Photo is creased at bottom left corner. Has white spots toward center and on right. About 1923 written in pen, on back.
Date: 1923
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Farmers Gin in Needville, Texas]

Description: Photograph of the Farmers Gin in Needville, Texas. Wagons loaded with cotton are parked in front of the gin. A horse and wagon are on the far left of photo. Dirt road in far right corner. Photograph is enclosed in a gray cardboard frame. Darker gray border around print. Frame is engraved with: WE APPRECIATE YOUR BUSINESS FROM THE FARMERS GIN COMPANY NEEDVILLE, TEXAS. Back of photo has stickers reading: From the Carl & Louise Wilhelmine (Boeck, Seiler) Collection. They were pioneer settlers of the Needville area. Presented to the Fort Bend Historical Museum January 6, 1973, by Robert R. Robinson, Fr, 3801-57th St., Lubbock, Texas. Photo has pitting and tiny dark spots to left and top right.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Sons of Herman Lodge in Needville, Texas]

Description: Photograph of the Sons of Herman Lodge in Needville, Texas in 1908. Some of the members of the lodge have been identified as front row left to right: Mr. Kossler, Mr. Hackstedt, August Schendel, Mr. Thoeff, Unknown, Mr. Ernest Zwahr, Unknown, Unknown, Mr. Reeh, Unknown. Second row: Unknown, Unknown, Charlie Seiler, Adolph Seiler, Mr. Jungerman, Mr. Quebe, Mr. Requardt, Mr. Moench, Unknown, Unknown. The group is posed in front of a wooden unpainted building. The photograph is mounted on a black cardboard matte. The matte is peeling and worn. Image is also peeling. Image dimensions are: 24.5 cm X 19.2 cm.
Date: 1908
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Editor viewpoints: Needville is living in the past

Description: Letter to the editor in response to a story about a discriminatory sign posted at a business in Needville, Texas. John J. Herrera recounts his experiences with discrimination and the exclusion of Mexican Americans in Houston and around the state.
Date: May 31, 1974
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Editor viewpoints: Needville is living in the past

Description: Letter to the editor in response to a story about a discriminatory sign posted at a business in Needville, Texas. John J. Herrera recounts his experiences with discrimination and the exclusion of Mexican Americans in Houston and around the state.
Date: May 31, 1974
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Farm of Kulcak family and friends at Needville]

Description: Photographed copy of (as identified on back in type) "a Sunday afternoon on a farm of Kulcak family and friends at Needville". Photo shows a large group of men and boys relaxing on a wooden porch. Far left is a boy leaning against a post (partially visible). Also standing center foreground of photo is a little boy who is bare foot and wearing pants, striped shirt and hat. On far right a barrel keg can be seen with a young man dispensing a beverage into a stemmed glass. Another man holding a partially filled glass is on far right of photo, also. Scanned image is of copy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[August Thuesen Blacksmith Shop in Needville, Texas]

Description: Photograph of the August Thuesen Blacksmith Shop in Needville, Texas. Richard Lehmann, August Thuesen, Mrs. Thuesen, and their two children are seen in the photo. The four people are standing at northwest corner of the blacksmith shop. The little boy is standing on a barrel and his mother has her left arm around him. Mrs. Thuesen and her daughter are both wearing dark colored dresses. The shop is a wooden building with a covered walkway at front entrance. Sign at front of building reads: AUG. THUESEN. BLACKSMITH & HORSE SHOEING. The photo is mounted on a gray cardboard substrate. Photo is peeling from cardboard around edges. Photo is cracked in right center. Cardboard is pealing and has broken area at top.
Date: 1914
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Needville Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24000
Date: 1980
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Needville Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24000
Date: 1980
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[The City Café and Meat Market in Needville, Texas.]

Description: Photograph of the City Café and Meat Market in Needville, Texas. Meat Market is a small wooden building to right of photo. Man in walking in front of it. Another wooden building sits to the right of the meat market and a brick building sits to its left. Buggy wheel partially visible to far right of photo. Black backing (from photo album) is partially stuck to back of photo.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Needville Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24000
Date: 1954
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

the W.P. Woolley Grocery Store in Needville, Texas.

Description: Photograph mounted on gray cardboard mat of the W.P. Woolley Grocery Store in Needville, Texas. Four men on porch (one African-American) and a boy in the doorway. Two chickens in foreground. Back of photo identifies man with white shirt near post as W.P. Woolley and man in hat and tall boots as possible Ned Gibson.
Date: 1915
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[George Sheppherd of Needville guarding a silver shipment]

Description: Photographic copy of George Sheppherd of Needville guarding a silver shipment that is on a railroad car. Bricks of silver can be seen on the car. Two boys in hats are sitting on right. Sheppherd is holding a gun and is wearing dark pants, light colored jacket, and a cap. He has a pipe in his mouth. Man on left in overalls and hat. Platform with ladder in background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[J. Franek and sons stacking hay near Needville, Texas]

Description: Photograph of J. Franek and sons stacking hay near Needville, Texas, in 1915. Man on left is standing in a hay-loaded wagon. Man in middle is leaning against the large stack of hay and has hay on a hay fork that he is holding up over his head. There is a third man standing on top of the hay stack. Top of fence posts in foreground. Fence and partial view of a white building in far left corner.
Date: 1915
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Needville Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24,000
Date: 1995
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Needville Quadrangle

Description: Satellite image topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24,000
Date: 2010
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department