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Abilene, Texas: Collection of early Maps, Postcards, photos, etc.
 
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Photograph: 1926 The Gregory Orphans Home, 1802 Swenson St. Rex Studio, Abilene, Texas.

Postcard: 1908 South 1st and Chestnut St. Postmark November 9, 1908. Publ. by: J.E. Bradfield.

Postcard: 1911 view of Grace Hotel, North 1st and Cypress.St. Postmark August 18, 1911. Publ. unknown.

Postcard: Bird's eye view of McMurry College campus, Abilene, Texas by David S. Castle, architect. Not postmarked. Publ. by W.H. Fowler, Del.

Photograph: 1940s Parade passing through the Wooten Hotel Coffee Shop. Unknown publisher.

Cabinet Photograph: 1890s Cowboy. Publ. Kavanaugh Studios, Abilene, Texas.

Cabinet Photograph: 1890s Gentalman. Publ. Kavanaugh Studios, Abilene, Texas.

Cabinet Photograph: 1920s O.C. Murphy Family Reunion, near Abilene, Texas. Publ. unknown.

Postcard: 1940s Downtown Underpass, Abilene, Texas.
Publ. The L.L. Cook Co., Milwaukee.

Postcard: circa 1918-19 Abilene Band, Joe T. Ward, Director, Abilene, Texas. Not postmarked. Unknown publ.

Cabinet Photograph:
 Early prominent Abilene family, Id'd John Guitar, Sr family. 1st row: Will, Fred, Adele, John, Jr. 2nd row: Jim, Virginia (Jenny), Unkn,  Emma, Mary. Sitting in center Virginia and John Guitar, Sr. Unknown publ.

Cabinet Photograph: Early Abilene school class. Id'd Gladys Ladd. Unknown publ.

Cabinet Photograph: Early class at Central School, Abilene, Texas. Id'd Bill Guitar. Unknown publ.

Cabinet Photograph: Part of Guitar photograph group lot. Id'd "Mother", individual far left. Unknown Publ. Damaged upper right.

Cabinet Photograph: Part of Guitar photograph group lot. Guitar Family and Home. Unknown Publ.

Photograph: 1950s Abilene Air Show. Publ. Unknown

Photograph: ID'd in back, 1940s Camp Barkley (Barkeley) Fire Department. Publ. Unknown.