Otis Brown's First House in Irving

Description:

Otis Brown built the first house in Irving in 1903. He and his wife Netta lived there until they built a larger home in 1905. Brown sold this home to Chaney Miller. Miller had it enlarged, and he or a member of his family lived in the house until it was torn down in the 1970s.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Dallas County - Irving
Creation Date: c. 1950  
Partner(s):
Irving Archives
Collection(s):
O.D. and Estelle Bates Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 132
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: c. 1950
  • Digitized: May 31, 2005
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Irving
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
c. 1950  
Description:

Otis Brown built the first house in Irving in 1903. He and his wife Netta lived there until they built a larger home in 1905. Brown sold this home to Chaney Miller. Miller had it enlarged, and he or a member of his family lived in the house until it was torn down in the 1970s.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 3.5 x 5 in. ; newspaper clipping

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
Irving Archives
Collection:
O.D. and Estelle Bates Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 7-17
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth3287
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public