Pampa, TX: BLACK GOLD MOTEL is typical of the post-WW2 era motels that line Highway 60 on the quieter east side of Pampa.
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Pampa: CENTRAL PARK: Red Deer Creek, which begins as a shallow wash in west Pampa, flows through Central Park and eventually carves a deep, widening break in the escarpment of the Llano Estacado on its 35-mile journey northeast to the Canadian River.
Pampa: BOWERS CITY PLANT of Phillips Petroleum occupied this site ten miles south of Pampa off FM Road 749 through the late 60s. The plant, scores of employee homes, an elementary school, a fire station, and a general store stood where only cows graze now.
Pampa: CLOSED RESTAURANT on West Foster Avenue in the historic downtown area.
Pampa: Sunrise at the feedlot
Pampa: Jim Brown, an Oneda Indian from New York, laid the bricks on Cuyler Street. The fastest brick layer that anyone had seen, he once laid over 67,000 bricks in seven hours, a North American record.
Pampa: St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church located on the northside of Pampa
Pampa: RADCLIFF'S ROCK AND RELICS is a colorful presence on Hobart Street.
Pampa: PAMPA CITY HALL in the historic downtown area.
Pampa: ABANDONED MEDICAL BUILDING, once the tallest office building in Pampa, typifies the neglect of the downtown area after most retail business moved to the malls of north Pampa.
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