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North Main St. Subway, Reconstructed 1923, Houston, Texas 1204081509 – Houston Picture

Now named the "Judge Alfred Hernandez Tunnel", the structure is adjacent to new road construction and an extension of the Houston Metropolitan Transit Authority’s light rail system. The bridge plate reads: NORTH MAIN ST. SUBWAY RECONSTRUCTED 1923 PARTICIPATED IN BY CITY OF HOUSTON SOUTHERN PACIFIC LINES AND HOUSTON ELECTRIC CO. ———— CITY OF HOUSTON OSCAR…

Peden Warehouse, 700 N. San Jacinto, Houston, Texas 0911101104 – Houston Picture

The Peden Warehouse, also known as the Iron Mountain Warehouse, located beside the county jail, is another structure that I’ve shot before ( www.flickr.com/photos/nakrnsm/4341912747/in/photostream/ ). I’ve learned recently, from Houston artist, historian and preservationist Kirk Farris, that the building is slated for demolition. The Harris County Commissioners Court voted last year to demolish the building,…

Bridge Replacement, Main Street over White Oak Bayou, Houston, Texas 1204211714 – Houston Picture

The bridge that carries Main Street over Buffalo Bayou and White Oak Bayou was built in 1914 and underwent reconstruction in 1985. Currently, it carries Metro Light Rail to the front door of the Downtown Campus of the University of Houston. The 420 foot span over White Oak Bayou beginning at the current northern terminus…

Former Bute Paint Company Building, now Dakota Lofts, 711 William St, Houston, Texas 1309181591BW – Houston Picture

I’ve been doing some real estate photograhy lately, mostly interiors, and I really love it when that work takes me into one of Houston’s older buildings. Image published by Patrick Feller on 2013-09-20 16:59:35 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , james , bute , paint , company , warehouse , building , 1910…

Bridge Replacement, Main Street over White Oak Bayou, Houston, Texas 1204211703 – Houston Picture

The bridge that carries Main Street over Buffalo Bayou and White Oak Bayou was built in 1914 and underwent reconstruction in 1985. Currently, it carries Metro Light Rail to the front door of the Downtown Campus of the University of Houston. The 420 foot span over White Oak Bayou beginning at the current northern terminus…

Grand Lux Cafe, 休士頓, 太空城, 德克薩斯州, 德州, 美國, 美利堅合眾國, Houston, Space City, Texas, Tejas, United States of America, United States, America, The States, USA, US – Houston Picture

Image published by bryan… on 2016-02-01 05:52:51 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , Grand Lux Cafe , 休士頓 , 太空城 , 德克薩斯州 , 德州 , 美國 , 美利堅合眾國 , Houston , Space City , Texas , Tejas , United States of America , United States , America , The States , USA ,…

Navigation Blvd Underpass, under Commerce St and Railroad, Houston, Texas 1015111123BW – Houston Picture

Looking southwest Constructed in 1936 Bridge Engineer Unknown Eligible for National Register of Historic Places Concrete Slab Underpass Commerce Street and railroad @ Navigation Boulevard Built under Houston’s street improvement bond program of the 1930s. City Beautiful design Image published by Patrick Feller on 2011-10-16 00:56:31 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , navigation…

Leonardo and Dr. Bakker – Houston Picture

The Houston Museum of Natural Science Leonardo Exhibit features Leonardo, the most perfectly fossilized plant-eating dinosaur ever discovered. Dinosaur Mummy CSI: Cretaceous Science Investigation opens Sept. 26, 2008. More Leonardo photos on Facebook and a full set of Dinosaur Leonardo on Picasa. Image published by eschipul on 2008-09-24 22:27:58 and used under Creative Commons license.…

Bridge Replacement, Main Street over White Oak Bayou, Houston, Texas 1204211719 – Houston Picture

The bridge that carries Main Street over Buffalo Bayou and White Oak Bayou was built in 1914 and underwent reconstruction in 1985. Currently, it carries Metro Light Rail to the front door of the Downtown Campus of the University of Houston. The 420 foot span over White Oak Bayou beginning at the current northern terminus…

Railroad Bridge over Buffalo Bayou, Upstream from Jensen, Houston, Texas 1310261118BW – Houston Picture

Some time ago, this fixed steel girder bridge replaced an International & Great Northern Railroad movable bridge, bridgehunter.com/tx/harris/bh57789/ I have walked, biked and kayaked frequently at the location and have found nothing remaining of the earlier movable bridge. Upstream, though, beneath those US 59 overpasses, a very very important bridge remains, www.flickr.com/photos/nakrnsm/3361941796/in/photostream/ Image published by…

Olivewood Cemetery, Houston, Texas 0502101255BW – Houston Picture

Olivewood Cemetery is one of Houston’s oldest and the first for Houston’s freedmen after the Civil War. www.houstontx.gov/hr/savvy/archive/fall05/fall05_cemetery… Image published by Patrick Feller on 2010-05-03 13:46:12 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , olivewood cemetery , houston , texas , harris county , grave , tombstone , veterans , slaves , freedmen , slavery…

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