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Main Street from Franklin Street
Photograph of a printed engraving of Houston's Main Street looking south from Franklin Avenue. Horse-drawn carriages and pedestrians are depicted in the scene.
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...
South east downtown Houston (left half of illustration)
Photograph of the left half of a 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...
Lord's Cycle Club
The headquarters for the Lord's Cycle Club at 109 Chenevert Street at Congress Avenue. The two story brick house in Houston was built about 1859 by Micheal Floeck, a German baker. By 1897, the Lord's Cycle...
Main Street fire at night
A night view of the destruction of the 1912 fire on Main Street. Light from the flames illuminates a burning building as streams of water are pointed at the fire. Electric wires, streetcar wires, unidentified...
Extinguishing of a fire at the Temple building on Main Street
The ruins of the Temple Building after a 1912 fire on Main Street.
Extinguishing of a fire at the Stowers building on Main Street
The damage from a 1912 fire on Main Street in Houston. A caption on the photograph identifies the last standing wall from the seven story Stowers Building. Streams of water are still pointed at the smoking...
Strut airplane on a field after recent landing
An unidentified man stands near a strut designed airplane after a recent landing in a field.
Construction of an unidentified towering building
The steel skeleton of an unidentified building under construction rises above an older four story building in Houston.
Harris County Courthouse under construction
The dome of the Harris County Courthouse in Houston while under construction. Unidentified women and men pose on the structure at the base of the dome top.
Construction of the Harris County courthouse
The Harris County Courthouse in Houston at the corner of Congress and Fannin under construction.
Strut airplane with pilot in cockpit
An unidentified man in a strut design airplane in a field. Mud on the wheels indicates the airplane may have recently landed. Several buildings can be seen in the background.
Strut airplane in flight
A strut design airplane in flight.
Strut airplane on field
Three unidentified men stand by a strut design airplane in a field.
Strut airplane on a runway
A strut design airplane sits on a runway near a hanger.
Grand Central Station/Depot
An active street scene in front of Houston's Grand Central Station Railroad Depot. Pedestrians walk along the sidewalk, while horses, carriages and electric streetcars are in the road.
Strut airplane in flight above a crowd
A strut design airplane flies by a crowd of unidentified people.
Curtiss Oriole airplane
An unidentified adult and child pose at the side of a Curtiss Oriole airplane. The following information was provided by a family member. The woman on the left is Nell Mc Donald Cox with her son, Seymour...
Strut airplane on runway near hangar
A strut design airplane sits on a runway near a hangar.
Spectators at an aviation meet
Crowds of people line both sides of the runway as a single airplane flies by during an avaition meet in Houston.
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