McMurry College - Teepee Village
Title:
McMurry College - Teepee Village
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused


Hardin - Simmons University
Title:
Hardin - Simmons University
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen PM 1941 Jan-6

Description:
View East from Marston Gymnasium



Abilene Christian College - Administration Building
Title:
Abilene Christian College - Administration Building
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused


Abilene Truck Terminal
Title:
Abilene Truck Terminal
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused



Girls' Industrial Home, Simmons College
Title:
Girls' Industrial Home, Simmons College
Abilene Texas (TX), Divided Back PM 1912 Dec-20


Starlite Inn Motor Hotel
Title:
Starlite Inn Motor Hotel
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused

Description:
Home of the Famous 'Iron Horse' Steak House. 135 exquistely furnished, air-conditioned rooms and suites, each with TV, Muzak, radio, tiled tub and shower. Two pools-playground-Coffee Shop-seven private club meeting rooms and banquet facilities to seat 600. Close to downtown-lots of free parking. Diners club, American Express, Carte Blanche. Commercial man's home, away from home.



Colonial Inn
Title:
Colonial Inn
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused

Description:
3200 Pine St. & Interstate 20 Box 958 Abilene, Texas Air conditioned central hallways connecting to 110 Ground Level rooms - Heated swimming pool - Year round air conditioning, controlled in each room - Restaurant and meeting rooms - TV - AM & FM Radio - Bridal and Executive Suites - Drive-in registration - Free advance reservations to over 1000 associate hotels.


Airview of Camp Barkeley
Title:
Airview of Camp Barkeley
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen PM 1942 Jan-31



Old AbileneTown
Title:
Old AbileneTown
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused

Description:
These buildings on recreated Old Texas Street are authentic reproductions of buildings in Old Abilene Town, the wildest town in the West during its heyday, 1867-72.


Colonial Inn
Title:
Colonial Inn
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused

Description:
3200 Pine St. & Interstate 20. Air conditioned central hallways connecting to 110 ground level rooms - heated swimming pool - year round air conditioning, controlled in each room - restaurant and meeting rooms - TV - AM & FM radio - bridal and executive suites - drive-in registration - free advance reservations to over 1000 associate hotels



Sunsel Lodge, Abilene Texas
Title:
Sunsel Lodge, Abilene Texas
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused

Description:
Saddle and Sirloin Restaurant next door. 64 modern units, controlled heating and cooling, tile baths, free radio, television and room phones. Swimming pool and children's playground. Hilton Carte Blanche, American Express, Diners Club, and Mobile Oil Club Cards honored. Shady, resort atmosphere. Member "Superior Motels," A.A.A. approved. Tom and Frances Nix, Owner-Mgr


Hotel Windsor and Post Office
Title:
Hotel Windsor and Post Office
Abilene Texas (TX), Real Photo PM 1954 Nov-19

Description:
Series 6-Q-20



Beautiful new Continental Trailways Bus Station
Title:
Beautiful new Continental Trailways Bus Station
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused


Hotel Wooten at Night
Title:
Hotel Wooten at Night
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen unused

Description:
The Wooten Abilene's Distinctive Hotel for the Discriminating Traveler "Ask the guest who has stayed at The Wooten" HO Wooten, Pres. Rufus Wallingford, Manager



McMurry College
Title:
McMurry College
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen unused


Nelson Park Amusement Rides
Title:
Nelson Park Amusement Rides
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused

Description:
Wayne Craig Nelson Park Amusement Rides Abilene, Texas "Best in the Southwest: The amusement park has numerous rides, plus a concession stand. It was built by Hamel Carnivals of Dallas, at a cost of approximately $250,000.00 There is ample parking space with 5.5 acres of parking. The biggest attraction in the park is a miniature frontier train, which circles around the park



Hardin-Simmons University - View East from Marston Gymnasium
Title:
Hardin-Simmons University - View East from Marston Gymnasium
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen unused


Lamplighter Motor Inn
Title:
Lamplighter Motor Inn
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused

Description:
Highway 80-84 West. 3153 South 1st. Luxurious motel living with the gracious charm of the past. Red Carpet dining, banquet & meeting facilities. In the Funtier City of West texas



Sunset Lodge
Title:
Sunset Lodge
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused

Description:
US Highways 80 and 84 West; Telephone: OR 4-8546; LD 30; PO Box 649. Saddle and Sirloin Restaurant next door; 64 modern units; controlled heating and cooling; tile baths; free radio, television, room phones, swimming pool and childrens' playground. Hilton Carte Blanche, American Express and Diners Club cards honored; Shady Resort atmosphere; the might mesquite in the picture is one of the largest and oldest in Texas; your hostess, Edith Galbraith, owner-manager


Hendrick Memorial Hospital
Title:
Hendrick Memorial Hospital
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome PM 1954

Description:
Hendrick Memorial Hospital, with 255 beds is one of the finest medical centers in West Texas with a large polio department, pathological department, research laboratory, and one of the largest tumor departments for the detection of cancer in this part of the State



Sunset Lodge in Abilene
Title:
Sunset Lodge in Abilene
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused

Description:
Sunset Lodge, Abilene, Texas 79604. U.S. Highways 80 and 84 West. Telephone 677-8546; L.D. 30; P.O. Box 649. Saddle and Sirloin restaurant next door. 64 modern units, controlled heating and cooling. Tile baths, free radio, television and room phones. Swimming pool and children's playground. Hilton Carte Blanche, American Express, Diners Club and Mobile Oil Club Cards honored. Shady, Resort Atmosphere. Member "Superior Motels," A.A.A. Approved. Edith Galbraith, your hostess, Owner-Mgr


Hardin-Simmons University
Title:
Hardin-Simmons University
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen PM 1945 Jun-4

Description:
Founded in 1891. Basically Christian. Member of American Association of Colleges, Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools of the Southern States, National Association of Schools of Music. For further information address Secretary, Hardin-Simmons University



McMurry College
Title:
McMurry College
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen PM 1946 Nov-18

Description:
Abilene's schools include McMurry College, Abilene Christian College, Hardin-Simmons University, ten grammar schools and a senior high. There are also the St. Joseph's Academy, Hendrick School of Nursing, Draughton's Business College and Gail Business College. Total student population is about 10,000 per year


Sunset Lodge
Title:
Sunset Lodge
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome PM Sep-26

Description:
64 modern units, thermostatically controlled heating and cooling. Tile baths, room phones, radio and TV. Swimming pool. 24 hr. service. Restaurant next door



Abilene Zoological Gardens
Title:
Abilene Zoological Gardens
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused

Description:
This is one of the nicest zoos in the state; visitors are urged to pay a visit to this interesting attraction


Starlite Inn Motor Hotel
Title:
Starlite Inn Motor Hotel
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused

Description:
Home of the Famous "Iron Horse" Steak House. 135 exquisitely furnished, air-conditioned rooms and suites, each with TB, Muzak, radio, tiled tub and shower. Two pools-playground-Coffee Shop-seven meeting rooms and banquet facilities to seat 600. Close to downtown-lots of free parking. Diners club, American Express, Carte Blance. Commercial man's home, away from home. Clarence Fox, Jr., Manager. U.S. 80-84 West



Abilene Christian College
Title:
Abilene Christian College
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen unused

Description:
Zona Luce Educational Bldg. and Zellner Hall; McDonald Hall and Sewell Auditorium; Hardin Bldg.; Abilene ranks high among the cities of the entire Southwest, in educational and cultural opportunities. Besides the municipal school system, Abilene is the home of Hardin Simmons University and two fully accredited senior colleges, Abilene Christian College and McMurry College E.C. Kropp Co


Municipal Building
Title:
Municipal Building
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen unused

Description:
The first systematic attempt at settlement of Abilene was begun in 1852 when the U.S. Army established Fort Phantom Hill, sixteen miles northeast of here. Today this city serves an area of 22,000 square miles of more than 300,000 population as its wholesale and retail distribution headquarters



Post Office and Court House
Title:
Post Office and Court House
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen PM 1944 Sep-2

Description:
Located in the center of the downtown district, this building was completed in 1936 at a cost of approximately $285,000


Second Street U.S.O. Club
Title:
Second Street U.S.O. Club
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen PM 1942 Oct-19



Airview of Camp Berkeley
Title:
Airview of Camp Berkeley
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen unused


Hotel Windsor And Petroleum Building
Title:
Hotel Windsor And Petroleum Building
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused

Description:
275 Rooms with TV. Abilene's largest and most popular Hotel



Dyes Air Force Base
Title:
Dyes Air Force Base
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused

Description:
Series C-13509 Beautiful Chapel Located Near The Center Of The Base. Protestant, Catholic and Jewish services are offered here.


Parade Grounds At Camp Barkeley
Title:
Parade Grounds At Camp Barkeley
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen PM 1943 Mar-22

Description:
Containing 2,230 acres in addition to 65,000 acres for maneuvers, this Base Camp was built in 1941 at a cost of $7,500,000. It is the home of the 45th division, which is composed of National Guard groups from several southwestern states.



Aldersgate Methodist Church
Title:
Aldersgate Methodist Church
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused

Description:
Serving Abilene and McMurry College. Pictured is its beautiful Sanctuary with the famous Chanters of McMurry . Thousands of visitors are welcomed each year as the Church is open daily. Across Sayles Blvd. from McMurry campus, the Church has a lighted spire that reaches over 100 feet into the Ski.


Post Office Building
Title:
Post Office Building
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome PM 1961 Sep-12

Description:
To right part of Post Office



First Christian Church, 1420 North Third Street
Title:
First Christian Church, 1420 North Third Street
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome

Description:
Disciples of Christ


Grande Lodge
Title:
Grande Lodge
Abilene Texas (TX), White Border PM 1933 Mar-01



St. Paul's Methodist Church
Title:
St. Paul's Methodist Church
Abilene Texas (TX), White Border unused


Post Office And Court House
Title:
Post Office And Court House
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen unused

Description:
Located in the center of the downtown district, this building was completed in 1936 at a cost of approximately $285,000.



Underpass And Pine Street
Title:
Underpass And Pine Street
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen PM 1951

Description:
Completed at a cost of approximately $200,000, these two underpasses serve as a turnpike for all traffic flowing between the two sides of town.


Skyline And Street Scene Abilene
Title:
Skyline And Street Scene Abilene
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused

Description:
Abilene today is a busting city,supported by oil, farming , manufacturing ,and racing .The Texas Pacific Railroad xontributed to the early growth of this city.Three colleges and Dyess AFB are located here.Abilence is located on Interstste 20 and many other U.S.and Texas highway



Skyline Of Abilene
Title:
Skyline Of Abilene
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen unused


Abilene State Park
Title:
Abilene State Park
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen unused

Description:
Top Left: Shelter house Bottom: Abilene Lake Top Right: Picnic Area "Gateway to West Texas" Abilene Texas.



United States Post Office And Court House
Title:
United States Post Office And Court House
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen unused


Christian College
Title:
Christian College
Abilene Texas (TX), Divided Back PM 1907 Nov-25



Thunderbird Lodge
Title:
Thunderbird Lodge
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused

Description:
The beautiful 125 room Thunderbird Lodge, US Highway 80 East; Phone OR 3-4211; Teletype AE22. With swimming pool and restaurant; all rooms with TV and radio; completely air conditioned by refrigeration


Pine Street South from Third
Title:
Pine Street South from Third
Abilene Texas (TX), Divided Back unused



McMurry College Campus
Title:
McMurry College Campus
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen PM 1945 Oct-10


Dyess Air Force Base
Title:
Dyess Air Force Base
Abilene Texas (TX), Chrome unused

Description:
Lloyd Lane Beautiful chapel located near the center of the base. Protestant, Catholic and Jewish services are offered here



Underpass and Pine Street, Looking North
Title:
Underpass and Pine Street, Looking North
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen unused


Abilene State Park
Title:
Abilene State Park
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen PM Mar-8

Description:
"Gateway to West Texas" Shelter House, Abilene Lake, Picnic Area



Mary Francis Hall, Hardin Simmons University
Title:
Mary Francis Hall, Hardin Simmons University
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen unused


Airview of Abilene
Title:
Airview of Abilene
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen PM 1945 Apr-20

Description:
Abilene, "The Capital of West Texas," is the commercial and educational center for a vast farming, cattle raising, and oil production area E. C. Kropp Co



Underpass and Pine Street Looking North
Title:
Underpass and Pine Street Looking North
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen PM 1945 Apr-20


Wooten Hotel
Title:
Wooten Hotel
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen PM 1945 Apr-20

Description:
A modern structure with every comfort and service facility, this is the city's newest hotels E.C. Kropp Co



Alamo Motel, 2957 South First Street
Title:
Alamo Motel, 2957 South First Street
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen PM 1962 Nov-19

Description:
Remember The Alamo Highway 80 - West. Phone 2-5441 Always a friendly welcome


First Baptist Church
Title:
First Baptist Church
Abilene Texas (TX), White Border unused



First Baptist Church
Title:
First Baptist Church
Abilene Texas (TX), Divided Back PM 1910 Feb-17


Greetings From Abilene
Title:
Greetings From Abilene
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen unused

Description:
Agriculture Livestock Industrial Educational Center at "Gateway to West Texas A - Post Office and Court House B - Chamber of commerce Bldg. I - Hardin - Simmons University L - McMurry College E - Hendrick Memorial Hospital N - Municipal Building E - Underpass and Pine Street



Greetings From Abilene
Title:
Greetings From Abilene
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen unused


Greetings From Abilene
Title:
Greetings From Abilene
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen unused

Description:
Agriculture - Livestock - Industrial Educational Center at "The Gateway to West Texas" Key To Views On Other Side :- A - Post Office and Court House B - Chamber of Commerce Bldg. I - Hardin - Simmons University L - McMurry College E - Hendrick Memorial Hospital N - Municipal Building E - Underpass and Pine Street.



Century Lodge, South First, West Highway
Title:
Century Lodge, South First, West Highway
Abilene Texas (TX), Linen unused

Description:
Abilene's Newest and Finest Wall-to-wall carpets, Panel Roy heating, Refrigerated air-conditioning. Phone in every room. Phone: 4-9234. Lester Maker, Owner-Manager




Total: 63 Items