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Texas Cotton Palace, circa 1909
Waco, Texas

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Texas Cotton Palace Exposition, Waco, Texas, 1912
"Texas Cotton Palace Exposition, Waco, Texas, November 2-17, 1912"

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Texas Cotton Palace, Waco, Texas, 1914

"Texas Cotton Palace
Waco, Texas
October 31- November 15, 1914"

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Texas Cotton Palace, Waco, Texas, 1926



"Texas Cotton Palace, Waco, Texas" in 1926

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1909: The Cotton Palace was built, and soon became one of the most popular fairs in the south; in 1913 an estimated 500,000 people visited the site.
1930: The Cotton Palace, a symbol of the city's prosperity, was shut down. It later burned.



Waco Cotton Yard, 1915

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