Olive Through the Ages

Brick Yard and Tile Company: Then and Now Images

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This page contains then and now images of Padre Tile Company and Mission Clay Products Company. Click/tap the thumbnail images below to view larger images in a separate browser window or tab:

Padre Tile Company: Then and Now

Padre Tile Co. 1926

This portion of the 1926 Sanborn Map shows the layout of structures on the grounds of Padre Tile Company.


 
   
Padre Tile Company 1925
This 1925 photo of Padre Tile Co. shows parts of some structures from the second Olive flour mill that was built in 1890.

Lincoln Professional Building 2009
This 2009 photo shows the former site of Padre Tile Co., occupied since 1971 by Lakeside Professional Building.
   
Mission Clay Products Company: Then and Now

Mission Clay Products 1926

This portion of the 1926 Sanborn Map shows the layout of structures and objects on the grounds of Mission Clay Products Co.

   
   
Mission Clay Products c. 1950
This watercolor by Crandall Norton, painted circa 1950, depicts a section of the Mission Clay Products brick yard during that time period.

Brick Yard shopping center 2009 This 2009 photo shows The Brickyard shopping center and one of its signage structures that resembles structures in Norton's painting.
   
Mission Clay Products c. 1960s
This etching by Scott FitzGerald depicts an old, dry kiln from the Mission Clay Products brick yard.
   
   
Mission Clay Products 1967
This January 1967 photo shows the Mission Clay Products front office and a portion of the brick yard site.
Brick Yard shopping center 2009 This 2009 photo shows The Brickyard shopping center (built in the 1970s) from a similar angle as seen in the January 1967 photo.
   
Mission Clay Products 1967
This March 1967 photo shows Mission Clay Product's large kiln and a portion of the brick yard before it closed in 1968.
Brick Yard shopping center 2009 This 2009 photo shows The Brickyard shopping center from a similar angle as seen in the March 1967 photo.

 

          

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