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Aerial view of downtown Houston (1920)
Printed halftone reproduction of aerial photograph of downtown Houston, viewed from above McKinney Avenue and Austin Street looking north. Numerous downtown buildings can be identified.
600 block of Main Street at Texas Avenue
Printed halftone reproduction of photograph of Houston depicting Main Street looking north from Texas Avenue in the 600 block. A sign for the Majestic Theatre is suspended over Main Street. An electric...
South east downtown Houston (right half of illustration)
Photograph of the right half of printed illustration of bird's eye view of Houston. The view looks out from the City Hall tower south and east across the rooftops of the expanse of downtown. Horse-drawn...
Aftermath of Fifth Ward fire
The aftermath of a fire that swept through the north side (Fifth Ward) following the Mardi Gras parade of 1912. The wall remnants rising from the ruins are part of the St. Patrick's Catholic Church and...
Panorama of downtown Houston (ca. 1911)
A panoramic view of downtown Houston. The photograph appears to be taken from an elevated position near Rusk Avenue, looking north along Main Street. The Rice Hotel and the Binz Building on Main are central...
Panorama of downtown Houston (1910)
A panoramic view of downtown Houston. The photograph appears to be taken from an elevated position at Capitol Avenue, looking north along Travis Street on the left and Main Street on the right.
Composite panorama of downtown Houston (ca. 1928)
A composite panoramic photograph of downtown Houston. The photograph appears to be taken from the top of a building at Prairie Avenue, looking south down the blocks between Fannin Street on the left and...
Downtown Houston (1860's-70's)
Unidentified buildings in the early years of downtown Houston.
700 block of Travis Street from Capitol Avenue
A view looking south onto the 700 block of Travis Street from Capitol Avenue. The Hotel Bristol can be seen in the middle of the block on the right. Pedestrians walk along the sidewalks and a man on a...
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...
900 block of Texas Avenue between Milam and Travis Streets
A view looking east onto the 900 block Texas Avenue from between Milam Street and Travis Streets. The Rice Hotel is seen in the top left of the photograph and the Milby Hotel is on the right. Automobiles,...
Travis Street facing south from Congress Avenue
A view looking south onto Travis Street from Commerce Avenue. Many automobiles are parked along the street while horse-drawn carriages travel along Travis Street.
Excavation for Commerce Building
Excavation for the new location of Levy Brothers Dry Goods Co., to be built by Jesse H. Jones, and located at 914 Main Street at Walker. The First Presbyterian Church can be seen to the left of the excavation...
Texas Avenue corner view from Fannin Street
A view looking west onto the north side of Texas Avenue from Fannin Street. The six story Binz Building, located at Main Street can be seen. Horse-drawn carriages and a streetcar are visible.
International and Great Northern Railroad bridge over Buffalo Bayou
Photograph of a printed engraving of the International & Great Northern Railroad bridge over Buffalo Bayou. A barge laden with cotton bales is being towed in the bayou.
Probably Texas Avenue at Austin Street
A view of several houses in a developing neighborhood, probably located on Texas at Austin Street. Fences surrounded most houses at this time to keep flower beds from being trampled by wandering livestock....
1000 block of Texas Avenue between Fannin and San Jacinto Street
A view looking west onto the 1000 block Texas Avenue from between Fannin Street and San Jacinto Street. Automobiles, pedestrians and an electric trolley car are visible.
Downtown Houston from Preston Avenue
A view from Preston Avenue looking east, probably from the vicinity of Milam Street. The photograph appears to be taken from a rooftop overlooking the cityscape towards Market Square.
800 block of Main Street facing north at Walker Avenue
A view looking north from the 900 block of Main Street between McKinney Avenue and Walker Avenue. Parked automobiles are along the curbs.
600 block of Main Street facing south at Texas Avenue
A view looking south onto the 600 block of Main Street at Texas Avenue. Parked automobiles line both sides of the streets while other cars travel in both directions.
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