Williamson County
Historical Commission

contact Wayne Ware (512) 863-2202

 

  Granger, Texas
est. 1882
Williamson County
 

 

Czech Moravian Brethren Church, June 5, 1915. Granger was the center of a large Czech Moravian immigrant population. This photograph was taken by
the studio of John Paul Trlica, the son of a Moravian immigrant.

 

Courtesy of Dan Martinets

 

 

  Photographic policies prohibit reproduction - please contact the Williamson museum for reproduction rights your interests and the preservation of the materials will be assured by the observance of these policies and procedures.
To inquire about the use or purchase of any of these photographs please contact the museum at 512-943-1670.
 

 

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Early 20th Century motor truck used to gather milk from the
Granger area farmers.


image 1021
Granger Corn Parade Carnival ca. 1938


image 1025
Round Hall, Between Barlett & Granger


image 1028
Granger Imagenic Band, Granger, Texas,
ca. 1907
 


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Train Station, Granger, Texas
 


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Flood in Granger, Texas - May 1910. Main Street, Dubil Meat Market, Trlica Photography, and in backgrounnd, Czech Moravian Brethren Church


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left, Frank Kopecky & right, Anton Naizer in Uniform


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Lady in Dress
& Hat


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Couple in Czech Native Costume
 



image 1073
Aerial View of Granger
in 1909


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Paul & Annie Volcik, Granger, Texas, ca.1900's
 


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Taylor Parade, Fireman Racing Team from Granger, July 4, 1922


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"The Hour of Victory" Nov 11, 1918, End of WWI Armistice Day, Granger, Texas
 


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Aerial View of Granger Dam before Water


image 1104
Building Granger Dam on
San Gabriel River


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WWI Aviator in France - Ed Bartosh, son of Valentine and Filomena Bartosh
 


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West Side Main Street, Granger, Texas, ca.1916
 


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Anton Zrubek & Family at farm in Model- T Ford. back seat: Anton Zrubek, husband, Antonia Zrubek, wife, Angeline Zruber,daughter, front seat Johnny Zartosky, a boy Zrubeks' raised, Rudolph Zrubek, son
 


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Granger Fire department Racing Team, Granger, Texas ca. 1923


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Group of Men, Granger, Texas

 

Back row:

  from the left - Joe Albert "Sona" Fojtik

 4th from the left - Clement "Red" Karkoska

  7th from left - Joe Naizer

Front row:

 4th from the left - Daniel Naizer

 


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Granger Dance Band, back l-r: John Zett, Emanual Zett, Sybil Zett, Helen Zett, front l-r: Bill Naizer, George Matystok, Rudolph Zett. Raymond Stasny, Granger, Texas, ca. 1938
 


image 1182
SPJST Lodge No. 20, organized in 1897, Granger, Texas. ca. 1946, Photo
by Jno P. Trilica


SPJST Lodge
today

 


image 2013
40th anniversary of SPJST Lodge in Granger, 24 June 1937


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Palacky School Class, ca. 1910, 6 miles west of Granger, Texas.


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Moravia School Class with teachers Mr. & Mrs. Cockrell, 1927, Granger,
Texas.


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Palacky School
Class, ca. 1910, 6 miles west of Granger, Texas. Teacher in center, Ms. Mary Parma, later married Emil Bartosh, local grocery store owner and cotton buyer He was Organist and she Choir Director of the SS Cyril Methodius Catholic Church. Photo by Jno. P. Trlica
 


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School Class, SS Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church, ca. 1950's, Granger,
Texas


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School Class, SS Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church, ca. 1911, Granger,
Texas
 


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Granger Moravia School 1927-1928. Two room school with two teachers,
grades 1-8. School established ca. 1880's


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First Catholic School in Granger, Texas, ca. 1900's


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SS Cyril Methodius Catholic Church School Youth Group, Granger, Texas


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Graduating HS Class, Granger, Texas


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School Class


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Two school building at Enterprise & Old Friendship, east of Granger, Texas


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Enterprise School Building, Friendship, East of Granger, Texas


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Moravia School Building, near Granger, Texas


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School Class


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1938 Catholic School Class, Granger, Texas


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Friendship School Facility 1923-1958, east of Granger, Texas
 


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School Children in Uniform Outside, Granger, Texas


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School Children in Uniform Outside, Granger, Texas


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Husova School Group, Granger, Texas


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Church School Class, Granger, Texas


 

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also view ALLISON/FRIENDSHIP COMMUNITY

 

view Historical Markers

 

view Allison Old Friendship Cemetery

 


 

for more info click on

Granger, Texas  by The Handbook of Texas Online

also view www.texasescapes.com

 

 

Granger Through The Years by Clay Coppedge

 

The Granger Chronicles

According to Dan Martinets, The Lone Granger:

The Tailor and the Hideaway Bride

The Double Murder in Granger, 1934

"Rip" Torn and "Sissy" Spacek Cousins from Granger

Polly want a Galleta?

The Tailor and the Hideaway Bride

John Trlica by Clay Coppedge

 

Granger Images

Ghost signs in Granger

 


 

 

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