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    • Scene on San Jacinto River

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    • Man rowing a boat on the San Jacinto River,
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Grand Central Station

    • Buildings ; Transportation
    • Grand Central Station and the railroad terminal. Several trains are on the tracks under the long structure.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Cotton Blockade Grand Central Station

    • Cityscape ; Transportation
    • Cotton blockade at Grand Central Depot. Trains loaded with cotton. The background has numerous brick commercial buildings.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Boat house at Highland Park

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    • Boat House at Highland Park, Houston
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Grand Central Depot

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    • Passenger train at Grand Central Depot, Houston, Texas. Horse-drawn wagons in foreground.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Main Street viaduct and the Ship Channel

    • Cityscapes
    • Main Street Viaduct and Ship Channel. Railroad engine passing under viaduct. Ship docked on far side of Buffalo Bayou. Houston skyline in the distance.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • U. S. Revenue Cutter "Windom"

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    • U. S. Revenue Cutter "Windom" entering Turning Basin in Houston Ship Channel.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Landing at San Jacinto Battle Ground

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    • Landing at San Jacinto Battleground. Buffalo bayou in foreground of photograph.
    • MSS0187 Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection
    • Grand Central Depot

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    • Engraving of the Grand Central Depot.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Man boating on San Jacinto River

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    • Man rowing a boat on the San Jacinto River,
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Houston Ship Channel, Wm. D. Cleveland & Sons Building

    • Cityscape ; Waterways
    • People boarding covered boats at the Houston Ship Channel at foot of Main Street. Wm. D. Cleveland & Sons Bldg. In distant center of photograph. Patriotic bunting and maritime message flags adorn the ships. Large JASMINE sign in distance.
    • MSS0187 Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection
    • Turning Basin-Buffalo River

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    • Aerial photograph of Turning Basin, Houston Ship Channel.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Boats in Houston Ship Channel

    • Waterways
    • View from bow of one ship to two ships motoring before it down the Ship Channel.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Heights Boulevard, Houston, Texas

    • Automobiles ; Boulevards ; Street railroads ; Streets ; Heights Boulevard
    • Automobile and streetcar on Heights Boulevard, Houston, TX
    • MSS0187 Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection
    • Highland Park boating scene

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    • Scene at Highland Park. Women in a rowboat ; children standing on boat landing.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Main Street looking north

    • Architectural elements ; Architecture ; Automobiles ; Buildings ; Hotels ; Traffic ; Rice Hotel
    • Main Street, looking north over automobile traffic, toward Rice Hotel, Houston, Texas
    • MSS0187 Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection
    • Interior of Union Station

    • Buildings ; Transportation
    • Interior of Union Station has many wooden benches amidst white columns supporting white archways. Three large light fixtures line the center of this view of the station's interior.
    • MSS0187 Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection
    • Oil Wells on Fire

    • Gulf Coast Country
    • Foreground of postcard shows a man in overalls walking along railroad tracks. Midway in the scene about ten oil derricks are partially visible, then clouds of black and grey smoke billow from the left side of the scene blowing over to the right...
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187

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