Polk Street at North Central Expressway, Richardson, Texas

Description:

Polk Street, looking west, toward North Central Expressway, which is elevated. Polk Street terminates at the northbound access road of the Expressway. The center and right side of the picture show the grassy area between Polk Street and the Floyd Branch of Cottonwood Creek. A concrete culvert is to the right of Polk Street, but the area over it is not paved. Two cars are stopped at the intersection, and the tops of two cars can be seen on the expressway. There are trees and utility poles and lines. On the right/north side of the photograph, behind/west of the expressway, is a water tower.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Dallas County - Richardson
Creation Date: August 1959
Partner(s):
Richardson Public Library
Collection(s):
Texas History Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 93
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 1959
  • Digitized: June 24, 2003
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Richardson
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
August 1959
Description:

Polk Street, looking west, toward North Central Expressway, which is elevated. Polk Street terminates at the northbound access road of the Expressway. The center and right side of the picture show the grassy area between Polk Street and the Floyd Branch of Cottonwood Creek. A concrete culvert is to the right of Polk Street, but the area over it is not paved. Two cars are stopped at the intersection, and the tops of two cars can be seen on the expressway. There are trees and utility poles and lines. On the right/north side of the photograph, behind/west of the expressway, is a water tower.

Note:

Written on back:
Polk St looking west @ Central Expressway
Aug. 1959

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
Richardson Public Library
Collection:
Texas History Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: RPLv007g
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Folder V 7g
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth3053
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public