Photograph taken from the roof of an adjacent building, of the Alamo Plaza, showing the Hugo & Schmeltzer building, a large two-story building with a two-story arcade, and three turrets on the roof, the Alamo chapel, and other commercial buildings, including a millinery store. Horse-drawn wagons are in the open area in the plaza and street, and a woman boards a streetcar in front of the buildings. Title from note on back of photograph, photographer unknown. Reproduction of a photograph ca. 1890.
28 x 36 cm (11 x 14.2 in)
Place of Origin
San Antonio (Bexar County, Tex.)
Gift to San Jacinto Museum of History Library from George Fuermann, 1955.
[Tex.?: s.n., ca. 1955]
Artisan or Artist
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