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1394 Baptist Church 1920s slide Sept 1966 Museum.jpg
A slide of a photo of the Baptist Church.

84 School Building 3rd one 1920s Tony Gonzalez.jpg
The building was built in March of 1924 and served as elementary and high school through spring of 1952. Currently (2021) the Derby Historical Museum is housed in the building.

1396 School on the Hills slide 1890s Museum.jpg
The students of the "school on the hill" in the 1890s.

53170028 - 1395 First Baptist Church 1885 slide Jul 1969 Museum.jpg
The Derby Baptist Church was built at Market and Georgia around 1885 and dedicated on November 22, 1885.

1400 First Bank 1900s slide unknown Museum - Copy.jpg
Dr. H. C. Tucker built this building to house his drug store and the Bank of Derby. The Farmers and Merchants Bank was located in this building from 1907 - 1916.

69 Hardware Store 1900s Tony Gonzalez.jpg
In November 1889 T. D. Wardell moved his hardware business across the street into the ground floor of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows (I. O. O. F.) hall.

Caption on slide was "Wardell Hardware Store, founded in 1888, sold to R. M. Long in…

53170031 - 1398 T D Wardell unknown slide Aug 1969 Museum.jpg
Term as Mayor 1917 - 1921 Term as El Paso City Council Member At Large Jun. 1903 - Apr. 1905 Thomas D. Wardell came to El Paso around 1878 as a young man at age 20. Like many other people who arrived during El Paso’s early years, he came from…

53170038 - 1405 Simonsen Blacksmith Shop early 1894 slide Aug 1969 Museum.jpg                      (The Daily Reporter September 29, 1967).jpg
One of Derby’s early blacksmith shops was located on Washington Street just east of the railroad tracks. The shop was owned by A. C. Simonsen and his son, Max C.
Shown standing from the left are A. C., his daughter Sedona, and son Max C. In the…

1929 Main Street looking south 1900s museum.jpg
Main Street in Derby was actually Baltimore. This photo is looking south on Baltimore circa early 1900s.

During the photo scanning process, multiple people had copies of the same photo. We decided to share all the images.
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