Old Gilbert Home

Description:

The D. W. Gilbert home stood from 1882 to 1955 near the northwest corner of Story and Grauwyler Roads. Dr. D. W. Gilbert was one of the first physicians to practice in the Irving area. In addition to his work as a physician, he operated a 1,500-acre farm and orchard and a dairy. He also owned farmland in Euless, Shady Grove, and Bear Creek.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Dallas County - Irving
Creation Date: 1882/1955  
Partner(s):
Irving Archives
Collection(s):
O.D. and Estelle Bates Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 108
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1882/1955
  • Digitized: May 31, 2005
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Irving
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From 1882 to 1955
Description:

The D. W. Gilbert home stood from 1882 to 1955 near the northwest corner of Story and Grauwyler Roads. Dr. D. W. Gilbert was one of the first physicians to practice in the Irving area. In addition to his work as a physician, he operated a 1,500-acre farm and orchard and a dairy. He also owned farmland in Euless, Shady Grove, and Bear Creek.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : sepia ; 3.5 x 5 ; newspaper clipping

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Gilbert, Daniel Webster
Partner:
Irving Archives
Collection:
O.D. and Estelle Bates Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 7-02
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth3278
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public