1909 Courthouse young trees (print)


(click on image to see full image).

Taken Tyler, Texas; circa 1911



This is the 1909 Smith County Courthouse
you are purchasing a print of this image

Was located in the middle of the Tyler Square downtown until torn down in September 1955.  This view is looking north east and is a snapshot from the archives of the Society, photographer unknown.

This image is part of the “PH” Collection of photos that were donated to the Society from the beginning of the organization in 1959. The Smith County Historical Society started out in Tyler at the Goodman Museum with their own museum and archives.  This collection covers the time period from the 1870s and continues through approximately 1979, covering every subject imaginable–some of our oldest most precious images are in this original collection.  Individuals donated these these prints over the years from their personal collections in the hopes that they would e preserved and made available to the public for education and enjoyment.  The collection includes buildings, businesses, schools, area events, homes, Rose Festivals, and many other topics of local history.  Other sizes available as follows:

5 x 7     —  $10.00
11 x 14 —  $30.00
12 x 16 —  $40.00
20 x 24 —  $120.00
20 x 30 —  $150.00

Vintage photos and negatives are rarely perfectly shaped and Smith County Historical Society may find it necessary to crop the image slightly or even add a certain amount of white space to fit standard modern sizes.  Your purchased print will be a clean image (no watermark or object ID).  Custom sizes and applications are available and special prices will apply. (Please use the “Contact Us” button below for more information)


The requested photo or images will be printed and can only be used for personal use and can in no way be scanned, copied, printed, forwarded, photographed or reproduced after the order has been received. Any order must be paid for in full in advance, sales tax applies and if needed shipping and handling charges will be added. By purchasing the above photo or any other photo from Smith County Historical Society, the buyer agrees to the Non Commercial Personal Use Restriction.*

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*If you want to use this or any image that Smith County Historical Society owns, please use the “Contact Us” button above. We will need to know the details of the use and the person or entity making the request.  A fee will apply per image, per use and an agreement with these details must be signed prior to release. Smith County Historical Society reserves the right to decline any request for any reason it feels is necessary or even no reason at all.

Additional information

Weight 3 lbs


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