First house in Irving

Collection: The Haley/Miller Family Collection

Collection #: 39 - photo 39-07

Date of photograph: c. 1906

Description: Pictured is the first house built in Irving, Texas. The house was built by Irving co-founder Otis Brown in 1903. He sold the house to Chaney Miller in 1905. Miller added on to the house after he purchased it. At the fence, left to right are, Florence Miller Duckworth (daughter of Sarah and Chaney Miller), Sarah Miller (wife of Chaney Miller), and Velma Duckworth (daughter of Florence Miller Duckworth).

Information on original photograph: 5½" by 3½", sepia, postcard.

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