1/18 Two children on front porch

2/18 Man seated on front porch

3/18 Man standing on front porch

4/18 Two Girls by the side of house, El Paso, TX circa 1915

5/18 Family in horse drawn vehicle

6/18 Two cats in chair

7/18 Family members on front porch steps

8/18 521 Randolph Dr. right after construction - El Paso, Texas

9/18 521 Randolph Dr. with trees and bushes.

10/18 Mrs. J.W. Lorentzen and older relatives

11/18 Lorentzen family relatives

12/18 Four generations of Mrs. J.W. Lorentzen's family

13/18 Child playing on porch with dolls

14/18 Child playing with dolls on front porch

15/18 Child sitting on porch steps

16/18 Mother and child on front porch.

17/18 Man and child on front porch

18/18 521 Randolph Dr.

description

Two young children with their toys on the front porch of 521 Randolph Dr.

Central / Sunset Heights, (1910 - 1919), Family and Friends

  • Lorentzen

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

description

This man is seated on the porch of 521 Randolph Dr. He is probably a member of the extended Lorentzen-Lane-Casad family.

Central / Sunset Heights, (1910 - 1919), Family and Friends

  • Lorentzen

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

description

Man standing on the front porch of 521 Randolph Dr. He is probably part of the extended Lorentzen-Lane-Casad family.

Central / Sunset Heights, (1910 - 1919), Family and Friends

  • Lorentzen

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

description

These girls are standing by the side yard of 521 Randolph Dr. They are probably part of the extended Lorentzen-Lane-Casad family. Note the heavy stockings and pinafores!

Central / Sunset Heights, (1910 - 1919), Family and Friends

  • Lorentzen

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

description

This family shows up in other Lorentzen family photographs. They may be members of the Casad family - the Casads lived on a farm near Mesilla. There is an adobe building in the background.

Out of Area / Out of Area, (1910 - 1919), Family and Friends

  • Lorentzen

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

description

Two cats cuddled up on chair, probably inside 521 Randolph Dr.

Central / Sunset Heights, (1910 - 1919), Family and Friends

  • Lorentzen

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

description

These may be Casad family relatives with the Lorentzen children, on the front porch of 521 Randolph Dr.

Central / Sunset Heights, (1910 - 1919), Family and Friends

  • Lorentzen

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

description

The Lorentzen family home in El Paso, Texas was built in 1907.

Central / Sunset Heights, (1900 - 1909), Family and Friends

  • Lorentzen
  • Sunset Heights neighborhood
  • el paso
  • Texas

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

description

Here is the Lorentzen house after the yard was landscaped and planted in El Paso, Texas.

Central / Sunset Heights, (1910 - 1919), Family and Friends

  • Lorentzen

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

description

This photo was taken at 521 Randolph St. Mrs. Lorentzen is on the left. At least four generations of the family are shown.

Central / Sunset Heights, (1910 - 1919), Family and Friends

  • Lorentzen

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

description

This photograph was taken at 521 Randolph Dr. El Paso, Texas circa 1915 These are believed to be Mrs. J.W. Lorentzen's family.

Central / Sunset Heights, (1910 - 1919), Family and Friends

  • Lorentzen
  • women

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

description

This photograph was taken at 521 Randolph St in El Paso, Texas.

Central / Sunset Heights, (1910 - 1919), Family and Friends

  • Lorentzen
  • women

tag women

March is Women's History Month. This photo contains three generations of women in Sunset Heights a historic neighborhood in El Paso TX circa 1915.

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

description

This is probably the Lorentzen's daughter. Photograph taken at 521 Randolph Dr.

Central / Sunset Heights, (1910 - 1919), Family and Friends

  • Lorentzen

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

description

Photograph taken at the Lorentzen family home at 521 Randolph Dr.

Central / Sunset Heights, (1910 - 1919), Family and Friends

  • Lorentzen

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

description

This is the front porch of 521 Randolph Dr. The woman by the door is probably Mrs. J. W. Lorentzen.

Central / Sunset Heights, (1910 - 1919), Family and Friends

  • Lorentzen

Photo taken in El Paso, Tx circa 1915.

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

description

This is the front porch of 521 Randolph Dr., and the woman is probably Mrs. J. W. Lorentzen.

Central / Sunset Heights, (1910 - 1919), Family and Friends

  • Lorentzen
  • women

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

description

This is the front porch at 521 Randolph Dr. The man may be Mr. J.W. Lorentzen, but if so, who is operating the camera? Mr. Lorentzen came to El Paso for his health. He worked initially as a photographer for a company in Detroit. The Lorentzen photographs are from glass plate negatives made by Mr. Lorentzen.

Central / Sunset Heights, (1910 - 1919), Family and Friends

  • Lorentzen

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

description

The Lorentzen home right after it was built in 1907.

Central / Sunset Heights, (1900 - 1909), Family and Friends

  • Lorentzen

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

More from the same album

More from the same collection

2016 EPCHS Hall of Honor

Preparing for the 2016 El Paso County Historical Society Hall of Honor at the El Paso Woman's Club.

EPCHS Hall of Honor 2016

Preparing for the 2016 El Paso County Historical Society Hall of Honor at the El Paso Woman's Club..

2016 EPCHS Hall of Honor

Preparing for the 2016 El Paso County Historical Society Hall of Honor at the El Paso Woman's Club. Mary Haynes...

Neighborhoods and Shared Memories: Sunset Heights

At the turn of the 19th to 20th century, the neighborhood began to take shape from a craggy desert hill...

Neighborhoods and Shared Memories: Sunset Heights

By the early 1900s, many well-heeled El Pasoans had settled in Sunset Heights. Many of those residents were business and...

Neighborhoods and Shared Memories: Sunset Heights

Built by Trost & Trost in 1905, the Williams residence at 323 W. Rio Grande was the home of banker...

Neighborhoods and Shared Memories: Sunset Heights

At the turn of the 19th to 20th century, the neighborhood began to take shape from a craggy desert hill...

Neighborhoods and Shared Memories: Sunset Heights

At the turn of the 19th to 20th century, the neighborhood began to take shape from a craggy desert hill...

Neighborhoods and Shared Memories: Sunset Heights

By the early 1900s, many well-heeled El Pasoans had settled in Sunset Heights. Many of those residents were business and...

Neighborhoods and Shared Memories: Sunset Heights

By the early 1900s, many well-heeled El Pasoans had settled in Sunset Heights. Many of those residents were business and...

Neighborhoods and Shared Memories: Sunset Heights

Sitting to the northwest of downtown, Sunset Heights is one of the first historic suburban neighborhoods in El Paso, Texas....

Neighborhoods and Shared Memories: Sunset Heights

During the 19th century, El Paso, like many parts of the United States and other parts of the Americas, Jewish...

Neighborhoods and Shared Memories: Sunset Heights

During the 19th century, El Paso, like many parts of the United States and other parts of the Americas, Jewish...

Neighborhoods and Shared Memories: Sunset Heights

During the 19th century, El Paso, like many parts of the United States and other parts of the Americas, Jewish...

Neighborhoods and Shared Memories: Sunset Heights

As an affluent to middle-class neighborhood, Sunset Heights enjoyed the privilege of educational options. Residents could select from public education...

Report this entry

Choose the most important reason for this report

Your name

Your email address

Optional detail

Thank you for your report

This site is optimised for modern browsers (Chrome, Firefox, Safari) and IE9 and later. Some pages may not display correctly in other browsers.