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Rockland Photos Online

Monday, April 18, 2016

The History Center is happy to announce that Lola Dubose's Rockland Photo Collection is now online for viewing and downloading.  The Rockland Photograph Collection, assembled by Lola Dubose during her research on the area, consists of digital scans of original photographs and a tintype which document Rockland, Texas and the Aldridge area during the late 19th century to the mid 20th century. Included are images of Neches River ferries, the Aldridge pontoon river crossing, rock quarry scenes from Kyle's Quarry (The Blue Hole) and others, Rockland railroad scenes, lumberman Hal Aldridge's Rockland home, lumbermen, and members of the Ard family.  Click here to see the photo collection and click here to see the collection's finding guide.