[John Owen Glen Home - Gibbs Street]

Description:

Photo was taken during the Historical Resources Survey of Del Rio, Texas, 1976. Reportedly, Mr. Glen was a sutler at Camp Del Rio. When Camp closed, he used lumber from the old buildings to build this home, carrying the lumber in a wheelbarrow and on his shoulders. Owned by Mr. Glen, a descendant, in 1976.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Val Verde County - Del Rio
Creation Date: 1976
Partner(s):
Val Verde County Historical Commission
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 111
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1976
  • Digitized: March 27, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Val Verde County - Del Rio
Era
Oil and Gas, 1901-Present
Date
1976  
Description:

Photo was taken during the Historical Resources Survey of Del Rio, Texas, 1976. Reportedly, Mr. Glen was a sutler at Camp Del Rio. When Camp closed, he used lumber from the old buildings to build this home, carrying the lumber in a wheelbarrow and on his shoulders. Owned by Mr. Glen, a descendant, in 1976.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Historical Resources Survey of Del Rio, Texas. 1976
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Val Verde County Historical Commission
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: vvchc_84
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth24732
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public