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A view looking south on University Avenue in Huntsville, Texas. A plank sidewalk follows a fence on the right side of the picture where part of the Presbyterian Church building can be seen.
Unidentified drilling derrick with trees
An unidentified oil field in Texas. A single tall drilling derrick stands twice the height of a tree nearby. A jumble of pipes and equipment is visible at the base of the derrick. A few other derricks...
Four unidentified oil rigs
Four drilling derricks at an unidentified oil field in Texas. Smoke drifts from the chimney of a work building on the left. The back of an automobile is visible at the left edge of the photograph.
Two unidentified oil rigs with horses and men
An unidentified oil field in Texas. Two drilling derricks are visible in the picture and several unidentified men are standing at the base of the derrick in the foreground. Numerous teams of horses stand...
A large group of people stands on the edge of an unidentified body of water to witness a baptism in Waco, Texas. Horse carriages are drawn up alongside them. A small group of people stands in the water,...
Hugo & Schmeltzer on the Alamo Convent Property
The Hugo & Schmeltzer addition to the Alamo convent property, located in San Antonio, Texas.
Alamo Convent Property
The Alamo convent property was located in San Antonio, Texas. The Hugo & Schmeltzer addition is adjacent to the church building. The street scene also shows horse-drawn trolleys, horse-drawn carriages...
Prison yard at the Texas Department of Corrections
Prison yard at the Texas Department of Corrections, Walls Unit, in Huntsville, Texas. Prison inmates in striped uniforms stand in lines approaching one of several buildings. A steer-drawn wagon is in the...
Huntsville Railroad Depot and Texas Department of Corrections
The Huntsville Railroad Depot and Texas Department of Corrections Huntsville (Walls) Unit, Texas.
Unidentified Street in Downtown Huntsville
Wagons, livestock, and men are on an unidentified street in front of a row of buildings in Huntsville, Texas. Businesses advertised on buildings include T & S Gibbs, Eastman Pace & Parish, and James R....
Cartwright #18 blowing in under control
An early oil well in Texas. The photograph is labeled "Cartwright # 18 blowing in under control". Spray from the blow is heading horizontally away from the derrick where a stack of drill pipe is visible....
Bringing in the Lathrop Well #1
An early oil well in Gregg County, Texas. The photograph is labeled "Bringing in the Lathrop Well #1." A large group of unidentified men are gathered by the well derrick.
Capitol Hotel (late 1850s)
Photograph of a printed engraving of the Capitol Hotel in Houston, with porches on Main Street. (This is the "Richardson sketch" which appears in several histories of Texas. It appears to have been made...
Map of Houston
Photograph of a printed engraving from the "Texas World" newspaper depicting Houston as the hub of manufacturing and distributing for Texas. Shipping lines and numerous railroads are shown branching out...
Unidentified oil rigs with shrubbery
An unidentified oil field near Houston. A number of drilling derricks are scattered among the trees and shrubs. A work building on the left side of the site is painted with the name "Texas Company." The...
"Houston Post-Dispatch" (August 24, 1926)
Image of the front page of a newspaper published by the "Houston Post-Dispatch" on August 24, 1926. One headline announces the death of Rudolph Valentino. Numerous articles cover news in the world, the...
"Houston Post-Dispatch" (February 5, 1925)
Image of the front page of a newspaper published by the "Houston Post-Dispatch" on February 5, 1925. The Houston Post, established April 5, 1885, and The Houston Dispatch, established September 1, 1923,...
Capitol Hotel (ca. 1882)
Photograph of a printed engraving that depicts the Capitol Hotel building in Houston. It was constructed in 1882 at the corner of Texas Avenue and Main Street.
Printed photograph of the Capitol Hotel in Houston, located on the future site of the Rice Hotel. The view is looking northwest from the corner of Texas Avenue and Main Street.
Travis Street facing south from Texas Avenue
A view looking south onto Travis Street from Texas Avenue. Pedestrians walk along the sidewalks and cross the street. Automobiles travel the street. Streetcar rails are seen in the pavement and wires for...
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